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  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

San Marcos Police Lt. Laray Taylor visited with Michelle and Pete Garza Wednesday morning at Taco Cabaña during a “Coffee with a Cop” session. One more is planned for Friday, June 3, from 9 to 11 a.m. at The Craft House, 242 N. LBJ Drive. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY ANITA MILLER

 

Mother Nature did the flag-waving Friday at Juan Veramendi Plaza. Hundreds of U.S. flags are set out at the site each Memorial Day by the Heritage Association of San Marcos Riverwalk Committee.  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

 

San Marcos Police Lt. Laray Taylor visited with Michelle and Pete Garza Wednesday morning at Taco Cabaña during a “Coffee with a Cop” session. One more is planned for Friday, June 3, from 9 to 11 a.m. at The Craft House, 242 N. LBJ Drive. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY ANITA MILLER

 

Mother Nature did the flag-waving Friday at Juan Veramendi Plaza. Hundreds of U.S. flags are set out at the site each Memorial Day by the Heritage Association of San Marcos Riverwalk Committee.  DAILY RECORD PHOTO BY ANITA MILLER

 
 

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.

Shown with trustees are, from left, Itzel Osornia, J.D. Brown and sponsor Davy Holmes. PHOTO COURTESY OF SAN MARCOS CISD

 

SMCISD recognizes Academic Team

The San Marcos CISD School Board recognized the San Marcos High School Academic UIL Team at the May 16 school board meeting for their achievements at this year’s district and region meets. The SMHS Academic UIL Team won a total of 12 medals and plaques for their accomplishments this spring.  These accomplishments included:

The San Marcos SERTOMA Club recognized the San Marcos CISD secondary essay winners at a luncheon held at Logan’s on May 18.

 Family members and campus educators accompanied the essay winners. Each student had the opportunity to read their essay. Michele Kinsey, SERTOMA officer, presented each student with a certificate and a cash prize.

After all the essays were read, Kinsey announced that John Wendell of San Marcos High School was the District Winner for the secondary schools. He received an additional certificate and cash prize.

 

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SERTOMA Club recognizes essay contest winners

The San Marcos SERTOMA Club recognized the San Marcos CISD secondary essay winners at a luncheon held at Logan’s on May 18.

 Family members and campus educators accompanied the essay winners. Each student had the opportunity to read their essay. Michele Kinsey, SERTOMA officer, presented each student with a certificate and a cash prize.

Crockett High School teacher and former H-E-B Teacher of the Year Connie Bagley was surprised by a special gift from student William Rios and his parents Bradley and Rose Rios at the school’s recent awards ceremony. 

Bagley’s husband Don Bagley said the family commissioned an artist to create a special painting. 

They were very grateful,” he said, “for teaching their son to read.”

“It was a wonderful tribute,” he said, adding his wife “has just completed her 43rd year of teaching and says, ‘I’m not done yet.’”

 

—Compiled by Anita Miller

 

A Ribbon Cutting was held for Sherwin-Williams Company on Thursday, May 26. Pictured in photo at left is store manager Daniel Gutierrez. He gave the Ambassadors a tour of their very large facility. The store is located at 305 N. Edward Gary St. For more information call 512-392-0101. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY PAM GRAVIS

 

Weekly traffic update

SPRING LAKE HILLS: Slurry street maintenance on Spring Lake Hills May 31 – June 10, weather permitting, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Please park your vehicle off the street or it may be towed at your own expense. City of San Marcos Streets Dept., 512-393-8025. 

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