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Traffic Update Jan. Jan 15-21

MLK PARADE: The Martin Luther King Parade will be held on Monday, Jan. 16 from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Parade will start on W. San Antonio at Guadalupe then continue on N. LBJ to MLK and finish at Dunbar Park. Dunbar Heritage Association, 512-694-5292
WOODS ST: A segment of Woods Street between Comanche and North Street will be closed during construction of the new Texas State University Engineering & Science Building until August 2018. Project Manager Scott Rouse, 512-245-2202.

BEC offices closed for MLK Day

Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative’s offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Bluebonnet’s offices will also be closed Thursday, Jan. 19, for a company-wide meeting. Bluebonnet members can access their account information and make payments during these office closings through the co-op’s website at

Couple marks 60 years

Jesse and Connie Torres residents of Austin, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 30, 2016.
They were married in San Marcos in the old St. John’s the evangelist Catholic church. For these 60 years they committed themselves to God, each other, family and friends.
They are the parents of four wonderful children, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. For this celebration, they are planning a trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. May the Good Lord continue to bless them from above with many more years of joy, health and happiness.

High above the roadway, a worker dips into a bucket of spackle to apply to the new SH 123 overpass over Redwood Road. The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) says the road should be open this spring. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

SH 123 project

District considers May bond election

Russell Wilde - Staff Reporter

The San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees is working towards a May bond election. The board will likely call for that election at a special meeting in early February. How large the bond will be, what it will cover and potential tax implications are still being determined.


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