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By JOE VOZZELLISports Editor   For the first time during its weekend series against Troy, Texas State put together all three phases.   Jonathan Hennigan and Pasquale Mazzoccoli scattered seven hits across nine innings, the Bobcats were aggressive at... more

Diane Wallis and Sue Cohen Beta Sigma Phi members congratulate Diana Wiley, center, on being named Woman of the Year. (photo by Beta Sigma Phi)

Diana Wiley was named Woman of The Year by the San Marcos chapters of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority on April 25 at the annual Founders Day dinner.  Diana is the founder of True Vineyard Ministries, which enables widows in Rwanda to support themselves and... more

The saxophone quartet TC4 is comprised of longtime friends Andrew Harrison, Walter Nichols, Ben Kessler and Andy Wilds. TC4 will be in San Marcos for a concert later this week. They play classical music as well as more contemporary tunes. (Photo by TC4)

 
Lori Steindorf Features Editor   The esteemed bandmates of saxophone quartet TC4 invite the community to join them this Thursday for an evening of exciting new works and timeless classics. From the incredible counterpoint of J.S. Bach to the sultry... more

 

Mary Hulett earned the 2015 Award of Merit for her photo titled Barns and Bluebonnets. (Photo Courtesy of The Hill Country Photography Club)

 
The Hill Country Photography Club and the Hays County Master Naturalists are pleased to announce the opening of the 2016 Naturescapes Photography Contest and Exhibition.  The contest is designed to showcase the beauty of Hays County and its... more
Today we will start with a couple of items from a recent Resource Recycling eNewsletter.  Although Earth Day for 2016 is now over, here’s a little info on it. We find that according to the Earth Day Network, “More than a billion people across the... more

Jeannie Lewis, League of Women Voters candidates debate coordinator, and Margaret Lindsey, membership chair, examine the book Overta Culp Hobby written by Debra L. Winegarten.  Winegarten will be the guest speaker at the League’s Annual Meeting on May 12. (photo by Jeannie Lewis/League of Women Voters)

 
League of Women Voters Annual Meeting to Feature Popular Author as Guest Speaker The League of Women Voters of Hays County will gather for their Annual Meeting on Thursday, May 12, at 5:30 p.m. at the Price Center, 222 W. San Antonio Street in San... more

Diane Wallis and Sue Cohen Beta Sigma Phi members congratulate Diana Wiley, center, on being named Woman of the Year. (photo by Beta Sigma Phi)

The saxophone quartet TC4 is comprised of longtime friends Andrew Harrison, Walter Nichols, Ben Kessler and Andy Wilds. TC4 will be in San Marcos for a concert later this week. They play classical music as well as more contemporary tunes. (Photo by TC4)

 

 

Mary Hulett earned the 2015 Award of Merit for her photo titled Barns and Bluebonnets. (Photo Courtesy of The Hill Country Photography Club)

 

Jeannie Lewis, League of Women Voters candidates debate coordinator, and Margaret Lindsey, membership chair, examine the book Overta Culp Hobby written by Debra L. Winegarten.  Winegarten will be the guest speaker at the League’s Annual Meeting on May 12. (photo by Jeannie Lewis/League of Women Voters)

 

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.

Tonight's KSMB Spring Concert moved to The Marc

The third concert in the Keep San Marcos Beautiful Spring Concert Series has been moved to The Marc at 120 San Antonio St., due to park conditions after the rain. The concert will feature Hell Camino and Alex Ruiz.

Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert begins at approximately 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and all ages are welcome until 9:30 p.m. when the concert ends. Outside food and drinks are not allowed in the venue.

Workers at the site of the nine-story student housing high-rise going up in downtown San Marcos had to contend with pooled water at the site Tuesday, likely the result of Monday’s rainfall. The project has brought in a crane that now dominates the city’s heart. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

Downtown construction

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