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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)

Neil Diamond sings on stage at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, serenading front row audience members. (Daily Record photo by Candice Brusuelas)

Diamond welcomes the cheers of his audience after a fan favorite. (Daily Record photo by Candice Brusuelas)

Neil Diamond still the ladies’ man

By CANDICE BRUSUELAS

Features Editor

 


Texas State catcher Jared Huber tags out UL Lafayette junior shortstop Blake Trahan at the plate during Saturday's first game inside Bobcat Ballpark (Gerald Castillo).

College Baseball: Texas State bounces back to split Saturday doubleheader against UL Lafayette

By JOE VOZZELLI
Sports Editor

With two swings of the bat, Tanner Hill delivered a clear message on behalf of his team: Texas State wasn't going to be pushed around by UL Lafayette.


Senior Shannon Mathis (center) with her parents, Maureen and Charles Mathis, during Friday’s signing at SMHS (Ishmael Johnson).

High School Basketball: Hill, Mathis sign with college programs

By ISHMAEL JOHNSON
Daily Record Sports

Two Lady Rattlers signed their National Letters of Intent this past week to continue their basketball careers at the collegiate level.


Texas State senior Shannon Beckett lines up to return the ball across the court during a match against UTSA (Gerald Castillo).

Women's College Tennis: Bobcats fall to top-seeded Jaguars in Sun Belt Tournament

NEW ORLEANS — After a thrilling victory over UL Lafayette during Thursday’s first round, Texas State’s season ended one day later against the tournament’s top seed.


Ten San Marcos Extension Education Club members participated in the District Extension Education Association Conference that was held March 24 in Johnson City. Seated right to left are Bonnie Barrow, Alicia Luna, Ana Hixon, and Rosa Aldape. Standing from left to right are Ana Maria Puente, Candace Scheibe, Pat Gonzales, Virginia Compean, Mary Ann Till and Sara Frank. Aldape, Luna and Hixon also had entries in the Cultural Arts Contest. Their entries included a scrapbook, nativity scene Christmas tree skirt, ribbon Valentine wreath and mosaic lone star flag wall hanging. The scrapbook and tree skirt qualified to advance to the state contest, which will take place in September. (Photo courtesy AgriLife Extension)

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