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The family of Jedidiah James Junek proudly looks over him in the hospital. From left are James Junek, Linda Rodriguez and Nellie Junek.

The family of Jedidiah James Junek is proud to announce his arrival.

Bundle of joy: Family welcomes baby boy

"It's a boy! Welcome Jedidiah james Junek. You are such a precious little blessing. We love you!" With love from your grandparents, James and Nellie Junek, and great grandparents Eli and Linda Rodriguez

"It's a joy for me to announce the birth of Jedidiah James Junek. I'll love you always, son!" Your Dad, James R. Junek Jr.


Answers to go with Susan Smith: Aggies are experts on pecan yield

Each week hundreds of people call or visit the San Marcos Public Library to find information. Answers To Go highlights recently received questions. Please visit the library at 625 E. Hopkins St., call 512-393-8200 for information over the phone, or email us through our website at
Q. We moved into a house with pecan trees several years ago. We had so many pecans that first year. This year, we had only a few. Why would that happen?

Exploring Nature with Jerry Hall: Painted bunting a lovely sight

Looking back on 2015, one of my favorite bird sightings was a male painted bunting perched on the railing of my back deck.  
The spring sun bathed him in a warm glow, and his many colors were quite electric. Red. Green. Blue. Yellow. No wonder some folks call it “the rainbow bird.”
Many people do not realize it takes two full years for the male bunting to get its gaudy plumage.  

Registration open for upcoming classes

San Marcos Parks and Recreation, in partnership with Texas State University’s Retired Faculty and Staff Association (RFSA) continues to offer new Life Long Learning courses for the greater San Marcos area.
People can register for these classes by calling 512-393-8400 or by going to the Parks and Recreation Main Office at 401 E. Hopkins St. or the San Marcos Activity Center at 501 E. Hopkins St.
You can also register online at Search LLL for Life Long Learning classes.


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