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The San Marcos PAGA has hosted its popular Toys "Fore" Tots golf tournament fundraiser for 11 years. Organizers of the event that generates money for CASA of Central Texas to help needy children include Jesse Sanchez, pictured, and Adolfo "Bobby" Rodriguez. They work year-round to orchestrate the event to ensure its success.

Toy drive a huge success: San Marcos PAGA again hosts Toys 'Fore' Tots to benefit area's children

The San Marcos chapter of the Pan American Golf Association again hosted a hugely successful golf tournament and Toys "Fore" Tots Drive that benefits CASA of Central Texas in helping disadvantaged children. The group has hosted Toys "Fore" Tots for 11 years. This year, organizers brought in more than $1,600 in monetary donations as well as hundreds of toys, including bicycles, German dolls and gift cards for teenagers. Despite the nasty weather, 68 participants and 28 teams turned out to support the golf tournament and toy drive.

Author Celeste Hollister will be at Wake the Dead Coffeehouse today from 4 to 6 p.m. to sign copies of her newly debuted and hotly anticipated novel, "Reprieve." (photos by Celeste Hollister)

Copies of "Reprieve" will be available for purchase today at Wake the Dead Coffeehouse.

Dear Abby 12/25/15

Unborn daughter will be taught to ignore grandpa’s old ideas


DEAR ABBY: Over the years I have come to realize that my father-in-law is condescending toward women. He expects his wife will do all the cooking, cleaning and housework despite the fact that she has a demanding, full-time job and he doesn’t work outside the home.

Tracy Herman of Horizon Bay played Santa Claus to the grateful staff and animals of the San Marcos Animal Shelter on Tuesday. From left to right are Jibbs, Herman, Erin McCann, animal services clerk/dispatcher of community services - animal services, and the puppy who has already been adopted. Herman donated $350 and toys, food and other treats to the shelter.

Creature Comforts: Hefty donation met with wet noses, wagging tails

Kara Montiel, animal services manager community services-animal services at the San Marcos Animal Shelter, holds a puppy that Tracy Herman plants a Christmas smooch on for the holidays.  A devout animal lover, Herman has adopted two dogs from the shelter over the years. Herman and the Horizon Bay team were inspired to host their recent Pet Food and Pet Toy Drive to benefit the animal shelter after witnessing all it has done to help the community. (photos by Lori Steindorf/Features Editor)



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