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Back row, center, Lawrence Sneed is shown here with his brothers, Ben Sneed Jr., the late Elroy Sneed and Ralph Sneed. (Photo courtesy of Tish Patterson)

 
Lori Steindorf Features Editor   After learning of a San Marcos man’s plight, a charitable organization was eager to initiate a campaign to raise money to assist him with his mounting medical bills. Under the umbrella of WoodmenLife, the Red Basket... more

Vietnam veteran Dr. Mario Garza (left) stood by as Army veteran Alicia Pineda read the names of Hays County residents killed in action in Vietnam Monday during Memorial Day observances. The ceremonies were moved from the county’s Veterans Memorial to the San Marcos Activity Center due to rain. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

 
  Volunteers with the San Marcos Tourist Information Center will serve lunch this Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Charles S. Cock House Museum. Their menu includes beef or cheese enchiladas, rice, beans, desserts and tea for $8. For more... more

The Bellamy Brothers are an American pop and country music duo that first emerged in 1976 with their single, “Let Your Love Flow,” a No. 1 single on the Billboard Hot 100. They later found success in country music, charting 20 No. 1 singles and more than 50 hits overall on the country charts. (photo courtesy of the Bellamy Brothers)

 
 Plans are underway for Central Texas Medical Center’s (CTMC) 24th annual Stars of Texas Gala.  Hays County’s premiere black-tie event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 23 at Embassy Suites Hotel, Spa and Conference Center.  In addition to gourmet... more
By JOE VOZZELLI Sports Editor   Texas State left a bullet in the chamber, hoping it could extend its season by at least one more day.    The Bobcats, whose backs were against the wall for the first time at the Sun Belt Tournament, rolled the dice... more

Names of Hays County’s war dead are inscribed at the Veterans Memorial, where ceremonies marking Memorial Day are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

 
David Short - Business Editor There are 22 names on the Hays County Veterans Memorial wall of those killed in action in Vietnam.  They are also listed on the Vietnam Wall in Washington, D.C. where a project is underway to collect at least one... more

 

Back row, center, Lawrence Sneed is shown here with his brothers, Ben Sneed Jr., the late Elroy Sneed and Ralph Sneed. (Photo courtesy of Tish Patterson)

 

Vietnam veteran Dr. Mario Garza (left) stood by as Army veteran Alicia Pineda read the names of Hays County residents killed in action in Vietnam Monday during Memorial Day observances. The ceremonies were moved from the county’s Veterans Memorial to the San Marcos Activity Center due to rain. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

 

The Bellamy Brothers are an American pop and country music duo that first emerged in 1976 with their single, “Let Your Love Flow,” a No. 1 single on the Billboard Hot 100. They later found success in country music, charting 20 No. 1 singles and more than 50 hits overall on the country charts. (photo courtesy of the Bellamy Brothers)

 

Names of Hays County’s war dead are inscribed at the Veterans Memorial, where ceremonies marking Memorial Day are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

 

Vietnam veteran Dr. Mario Garza (left) stood by as Army veteran Alicia Pineda read the names of Hays County residents killed in action in Vietnam Monday during Memorial Day observances. The ceremonies were moved from the county’s Veterans Memorial to the San Marcos Activity Center due to rain. DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

 

Cowan says she'll retire at end of 2016

Hays County Elections Administrator Joyce Cowan, who has served the county for more than 30 years, has announced she will retire on Dec. 31. In a letter to the Hays County Elections Commission, she offered thanks for the support and opportunities the commission members have given her since she took the reins of an office that was barely a year old in 1985.

Farmers Insurance presents a check for $100,000 to the St. Bernard Project to help assist in flood recovery for the San Marcos-Martindale area. From left are Azenet Arellano, Martindale homeowner; Reese May with St. Bernard Project and Jim Swope with Farmers Insurance. Arellano’s home in Martindale was destroyed in the Memorial weekend flood of 2015. PHOTO COURTESY OF FARMERS INSURANCE

 

Farmers Ins.gives $100k for flood relief

David Short - Business Editor

With a goal to help accelerate flood recovery efforts, Farmers Insurance donated $100,000 to the St. Bernard Project to assist in the San Marcos-Martindale area.

Buda area emergency responders were performing swift water rescues after more than 11 inches of rain fell. PHOTOS COURTESY OF  THE CITY OF BUDA

 

Buda residents were evacuated to the city’s Emergency Operations Center at City Hall.

 

Damage to Hwy. 21 near FM 2001 is clearly visible. PHOTO COURTESY OF TXDOT

 

Storm brought flooding, water rescues to Buda

Anita Miller - Managing Editor

The storm that dumped up to a foot of rain in counties to the east of San Marcos overnight Thursday into Friday also impacted parts of Hays County.

Unofficial reports are that Buda was hit almost that hard with more than 11 inches falling late Thursday and early Friday.

From left are Jocelyn Payan, Daniel Day, Itzel Osornia, Juliette Garza, Emily Sivilay and Dr. Sarah Moreno. PHOTO COURTESY OF SAN MARCOS CISD

 

SMCISD recognizes HOSA

The San Marcos High School HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) chapter was recognized on May 16 by the San Marcos CISD trustees for excelling at the state level competition and advancing to the HOSA Future Health Professionals International Leadership Conference in Tennessee next month.

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