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Clayton Klingberg of The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment teaches a field trip group from Carl Schurz Elementary in New Braunfels about bugs found in and around Spring Lake. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

There was a flock of flamingos on a yard on Belvin Street Wednesday, but they weren’t blown in by the storm. “Flamingo Flocking” is a fundraising initiative of San Marcos Project Graduation. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

Mayor Pro Tem Jude Prather leads firefighters and Citizens Fire Academy alumni “pushing in” the San Marcos Fire Department’s newest fire truck. (Photo by Trey Hatt)

The San Marcos Fire Department celebrated the delivery of a new fire truck last week with a “pushing-in” ceremony at Fire Station #3.


San Marcos CISD crews clearing land the district owns off Hunter Road found an old stone structure that had been hidden for years. Plans are to investigate its origin and not tear it down. The crews said they found several snakes while clearing the dense brush. (Daily Record photo by David Short)

Captain Dale Dye spoke at the welcoming ceremony. (Photo courtesy of Bernadette Adams)

On April 18,in Lockhart, the Vietnam Era War Veterans were finally Welcomed Home. This is something that should have happened 40 years ago at the end of the war. Caldwell County welcomed the Vietnam Veterans home with free food and a ceremony.


Clayton Klingberg of The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment teaches a field trip group from Carl Schurz Elementary in New Braunfels about bugs found in and around Spring Lake. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

There was a flock of flamingos on a yard on Belvin Street Wednesday, but they weren’t blown in by the storm. “Flamingo Flocking” is a fundraising initiative of San Marcos Project Graduation. (Daily Record photo by Anita Miller)

Mayor Pro Tem Jude Prather leads firefighters and Citizens Fire Academy alumni “pushing in” the San Marcos Fire Department’s newest fire truck. (Photo by Trey Hatt)

San Marcos CISD crews clearing land the district owns off Hunter Road found an old stone structure that had been hidden for years. Plans are to investigate its origin and not tear it down. The crews said they found several snakes while clearing the dense brush. (Daily Record photo by David Short)

Captain Dale Dye spoke at the welcoming ceremony. (Photo courtesy of Bernadette Adams)

Senior members of the SMA band and choir show off the trophies they received April 10 for earning superior ratings and “best in class” honors at the Alamo Showcase of Music in San Antonio. Judges at the contest were unanimous in awarding superior ratings to the band and choir for their performances. The seniors include (front) Kara Hawkins, Jennifer Yu, Elizabeth Padon, Jamie Choi, Sarah Lindsey, (top) Justin Flowers, Seth Ndumbe, Yitao Li, Adam Pan and Tony Ye. The SMA Band is led by director Randy Leifeste and assistant band directors Bruce Wayne and Denise Damron Bindel. The SMA Choir is directed by Bindel with assistance from Dr. Karen Munson, accompanist. (Photo by Don Anders)

SMA brings home honors


Mariah Saldana came all the way from Seguin on Saturday to try on free prom dresses courtesy of El Buen Pastor Church. She attends Navarro High School.

Church getting girls all pretty for prom

Anita Miller - News Editor

San Marcos Shred Day is Saturday

The San Marcos City Clerk’s office will sponsor a free Shred Day for San Marcos and Hays County residents from 9 a.m.

Community of Seguin mourns student

Felicia Fazar - Seguin Gazette

Editor’s note: This story appeared in the Sunday edition of the Seguin Gazette. It is appearing here with the permission of that publication.


Selso Silva

Selso Silva

Mr. Selso Silva,  resident of Staples, was released from his earthly bonds, and received in the hands of our Heavenly Father on April 17, 2015 at the age of 73. Born Aug.

Gloria Caballero

Gloria Caballero, 71, of San Marcos passed away April 20, 2015.
Services are pending with Los Angeles Funeral Home, 300 Cheatham Street, (512) 392-3676.


Texas State's Montana Parsons will start tonight's game against UT in Austin (Gerald Castillo).

College Baseball: Texas State travels to UT tonight

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

Texas State has actually been a slightly better team away from the friendly confines of Bobcat Ballpark this season.

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