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Pictured in front from left is Savannah Sierra, Annabelle Humphrey, Isaiah Jackson-Evans, Paytin Hendrix and Jacey Andrews. In back from left is Samantha Perez-Myronenko (Pre-K teacher), Tina Thomas-Owens (owner/director) and Kimberly Schulle-Schmidt (assistant director).

First Step Preschool 2015 Graduates

On June 26, First Step School Preschool class of 2015 graduated at 6:30 p.m.
Kindergarten here they come!
• Submitted by First Step Preschool

Kayakers enjoy the clear water of the San Marcos River last Thursday. (Photo by Susan Carper Hanson)

San Marcan Susan Carper Hanson found shells in the riverbed of the upper San Marcos River, near City Park. (Photo by Susan Carper Hanson)

A couple of sun fish swim past some wild rice in the San Marcos River. (Photo by Susan Carper Hanson)

On the San Marcos River

A glass-bottom boat isn’t the only way to see some San Marcos River wildlife, as San Marcan Susan Carper Hanson shows with some photos she took snorkling on the river last week.
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Austin ready for Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix, Oct. 23-25

With the Formula 1 season now approaching the halfway mark, the battle for the driver’s world championship is once again neck and neck with all eyes now turning to the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Defending World Champion Lewis Hamilton will be aiming to win on home soil and extend his lead over his two closest rivals: teammate Nico Rosberg and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.

U.N. declares San Antonio Spanish Missions a World Heritage Site

The United Nations has voted to make San Antonio’s five Spanish colonial missions – four of them already protected as a national park – a World Heritage Site.
On July 5 in Bonn, Germany, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee voted to designate the four missions of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, The Alamo, one of the original ranches and their associated cultural landscapes as a World Heritage Site.


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