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By JOE VOZZELLISports Editor There's a phrase that Texas State head coach Ty Harrington uses all the time.  If the Bobcats have a clean fielding game, Harrington says his players took care of the baseball. When the opposite happens, Harrington's... more
By ISHMAEL JOHNSONDaily Record Sports Redemption starts now.   Last season San Marcos (20-4, 14-2 in District 27-5A) waited all year to get back to a shot at the state tournament before falling short in the area finals. This season, the senior-... more

 

The handsome home of Kaitlin Hopkins and Jim Price features a wall of windows that offers a wonderful 180-degree view of San Marcos. Their residence is a stop on the 2016 Heritage Homes Tour, dubbed Ecological Inspirations and Great Green Features, planned for this Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. (Photos by Carl Deal Photography)

 
Marianne Moore Daily Record Features   The couple from New York followed the Realtor into the living room of a house tucked away on a quiet hilltop street.  A slight breeze lifted flags and tree leaves. It was a perfect Texas Sunday afternoon.  The... more

Enrique Macias and Nathan Garner sit atop one of the benches they built beside one of the kiosks explaining the new walking trail at the San Marcos Aquatic Resource Center off McCarty Lane. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DAVID SHORT

 
David Short - Business Editor Thanks to the vision and hard work of two Texas State University interns there is a new walking trail at the San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center (SMARC) on McCarty Lane. About 20 minutes round trip, this trail includes... more

Yellow police tape at the scene. PHOTO COURTESY FELICIA FRAZAR/seguin gazette

 
Felicia Frazar - Seguin Gazette KINGSBURY — A Seguin police officer shot and killed a local man suspected of robbing a local convenience store at gunpoint late Tuesday night. Darrel S. Machemehl, 44, was shot following a pursuit from Seguin to... more

A Ribbon Cutting was held at Sam’s Club for their Remodel. The re-opening began with the San Marcos Jr. Air Force ROTC presenting colors. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY PAM GRAVIS

 

 

The handsome home of Kaitlin Hopkins and Jim Price features a wall of windows that offers a wonderful 180-degree view of San Marcos. Their residence is a stop on the 2016 Heritage Homes Tour, dubbed Ecological Inspirations and Great Green Features, planned for this Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. (Photos by Carl Deal Photography)

 

Enrique Macias and Nathan Garner sit atop one of the benches they built beside one of the kiosks explaining the new walking trail at the San Marcos Aquatic Resource Center off McCarty Lane. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DAVID SHORT

 

Yellow police tape at the scene. PHOTO COURTESY FELICIA FRAZAR/seguin gazette

 

A Ribbon Cutting was held at Sam’s Club for their Remodel. The re-opening began with the San Marcos Jr. Air Force ROTC presenting colors. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY PAM GRAVIS

 

Mensor Cares recently selected Hays-Caldwell Women’s Center to be the recipient of a $1,000 donation. Chairman Larry Mock, surrounded by members of the organization, makes the presentation to Holly Cunningham-Kizer, HCWC’s Community Partnership coordinator. Other recent recipients were the Greater San Marcos Youth Council and the Retirement Sanctuary for Laboratory Animals. PHOTO COURTESY OF MENSOR CARES

 

An unidentified Texas State University student seemed determined to use his scooter on the way to class Wednesday despite the pouring rain. Forecasters say there’s still a chance of showers today, but the weekend should be mostly sunny. Daily Record photo by GERALD CASTILLO

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Sgt. Rey Alcantar goes over materials about becoming a member of the Texas Highway Patrol with Sabrina Parra and Joseph Medrano. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY ANITA MILLER

Keith McCollum of EPIC Piping speaks with John Delapaz about potential employment.

This will be the “number 1” job fair, employers signaled while posing for a group photo prior to opening the doors at the San Marcos Activity Center to applicants.

At the Alamo Drafthouse table, Leslie Lemond (left) and Samantha Short watched as hopefuls (from left) Joseph Flores, Sabrina Romo and Chris Davis filled out applications.

Employers meet those seeking work

Anita Miller - Managing Editor

A Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting was held for James Walker Real Estate - Keller Williams - April 7 at 1917 Dutton Drive Suite 108. Pictured are (left to right) Linda Jalufka, Julia Black, James Walker, Amir Kaikhah, Jamie Fisher-Stratton, Ramika Adams and Rachel McCartney. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY PAM GRAVIS

Newk’s Eatery has the recipe for a successful restaurant with fresh, handcrafted salads, artisan pizzas, hot-toasted sandwiches, kettle batch soups and scratch-made desserts. It officially opens its doors for business on Monday at 10:30 a.m.

Newk’s set to open Monday

David Short - Business Editor

Pluckers hosting NFL Draft Party

The drought of no football soons ends as the NFL Draft is just one week away, giving pro football fans the chance to dream their team will capture the Super Bowl in the upcoming season.
To help celebrate, Pluckers will be hosting a draft party next Thursday night, April 28, giving fans the opportunity to win prizes.

El Sabor de Mi Tierra comes to The Hitch

Authentic Colombian food is now available in San Marcos, thanks to El Sabor de Mi Tierra, the newest  food truck at The Hitch.
Opening today, the new food truck will offer a variety of options including vegetable dishes, meat dishes and a kid’s menu.
On the first and third Wednesday of each month, they will have Texas State “spirit day” where students with a valid ID will receive a 10 percent discount.
On the second Wednesday of each month, members of the fire department, police department and EMS will receive a 15 percent discount and free soda with valid ID.

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