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By ISHMAEL JOHNSONDaily Record Sports LOCKHART — San Marcos is in.   Two weeks ago the Rattlers (15-10-1, 10-6 in District 27-5A) were on the outside looking in, but after Tuesday’s 8-0 win over Lockhart, Bryan Webb’s team locked up the league’s... more

Music fans attend a previous MR Fest.  The popular music festival has been in existence for nine years. This year’s event gets underway this weekend in downtown San Marcos. (Photo courtesy of Tara Pohlmeyer)

 
LORI STEINDORF Features Editor   Celebrating the multi-faceted KTSW-FM 89.9, Texas State University’s exquisite student-run radio station, the much-anticipated MR Fest gets underway this weekend in downtown San Marcos. Pronounced Mister Fest, the MR... more

 The "Epic Mile" film chronicles the 2,650-mile hike of determined and adventurous outdoors­man, Zack Starr, as he vows to defy chronic pain and inspire fellow injured veterans by tackling the “Everest of hiking trails,” the Pacific Crest Trail. 

 
VetConnect will present its new documentary feature “Epic Mile” at the Price Center in downtown San Marcos this Saturday at 6:30 p.m.  The screening will take place in the Center’s historic 1910 Room. The film chronicles the 2,650-mile hike of... more

Though it’s normally a beehive of activity, things are slowing down on the campus of Texas State University as the spring semester is coming to an end. The last day of classes is May 2, finals are scheduled May 4-11 and the university’s three commencement exercises will be held May 12, 13 and 14. No speakers for the ceremonies have yet been named. Daily Record photo by Anita Miller

 

There’s some new art in downtown San Marcos. Murals off LBJ Drive created by David Valle and friends pay tribute to Rango, the animated chameleon voiced by Johnny Depp in the 2011 movie. Daily Record photo by Anita Miller

 

hamber Board member Molly Ann Rosas-Garcia at the annual San Marcos Chamber of Commerce Luau at Quail Creek Country Club. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DAVID SHORT

 

Music fans attend a previous MR Fest.  The popular music festival has been in existence for nine years. This year’s event gets underway this weekend in downtown San Marcos. (Photo courtesy of Tara Pohlmeyer)

 

 The "Epic Mile" film chronicles the 2,650-mile hike of determined and adventurous outdoors­man, Zack Starr, as he vows to defy chronic pain and inspire fellow injured veterans by tackling the “Everest of hiking trails,” the Pacific Crest Trail. 

 

Though it’s normally a beehive of activity, things are slowing down on the campus of Texas State University as the spring semester is coming to an end. The last day of classes is May 2, finals are scheduled May 4-11 and the university’s three commencement exercises will be held May 12, 13 and 14. No speakers for the ceremonies have yet been named. Daily Record photo by Anita Miller

 

There’s some new art in downtown San Marcos. Murals off LBJ Drive created by David Valle and friends pay tribute to Rango, the animated chameleon voiced by Johnny Depp in the 2011 movie. Daily Record photo by Anita Miller

 

hamber Board member Molly Ann Rosas-Garcia at the annual San Marcos Chamber of Commerce Luau at Quail Creek Country Club. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DAVID SHORT

 

Though it’s normally a beehive of activity, things are slowing down on the campus of Texas State University as the spring semester is coming to an end. The last day of classes is May 2, finals are scheduled May 4-11 and the university’s three commencement exercises will be held May 12, 13 and 14. No speakers for the ceremonies have yet been named. Daily Record photo by Anita Miller

 

Semester gearing down

Mixed-use project denied by 7-2 vote

Madelynne Scales - Daily Record Intern

A proposed mixed-use development on Craddock Avenue and Bishop Street was denied by the Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday at City Hall. 

After a long discussion and a hearing from six residents in opposition, the proposed part multi-family condominiums, part commercial space was denied. 

There’s some new art in downtown San Marcos. Murals off LBJ Drive created by David Valle and friends pay tribute to Rango, the animated chameleon voiced by Johnny Depp in the 2011 movie. Daily Record photo by Anita Miller

 

Mural magic

For the second consecutive year, Crockett Elementary received the Fire Safety Award. Presenting the award on Friday, April 22, was Deputy Marshal Will Schwall. Accepting on behalf of Crockett was Assistant Principal  Dolores Cruz and on behalf of San Marcos CISD was Assistant Superintendent of Business and Support Services Karen Griffith. PHOTO COURTESY OF LINDA MEDRANO/CROCKETT ELEMENTARY

 

Orangetheory Fitness to open 10 locations

Orangetheory® Fitness, a fast-growing, group fitness concept that uses 60-minute classes broken into intervals of high-energy training, announced it has secured real estate to open 10 additional locations in 2016, including studios in Central Austin (the Triangle), the Domain, Westlake, Round Rock, Leander, Lakeway, Cedar Park, Lakeline, Pflugerville and San Marcos, with additional stores planned for South Austin, Dripping Springs and College Station, among others.

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