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A Texas State University dorm was evacuated Saturday after a major water leak, the university said in a tweet. 


NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. winter flu season is off to its earliest start in more than 15 years. An early barrage of illness in the South has begun

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Brothers Buck and Dylan Meek were each nominated for a Grammy Award. The new album for Buck’s band Big Thief was nominated for Best Alternative Music Album. Dylan co-wrote the song Invincible from Into the Spider-Verse. The soundtrack for the movie was nominated for a Grammy Award. Submitted photo via Wimberley View

Wimberley is often talked about as a special place — it is “A Little Bit of Heaven” after all. Often described as an intersection between nature and art, the town

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Teachers from San Marcos CISD had their students take part in the Enactus Free Enterprise City Event at Mendez Elementary School on Nov. 15. Photos submitted by Enactus

Texas State University’s Enactus team held its annual Free Enterprise City Event on Nov. 15 at Mendez Elementary School. Free Enterprise City, which is an all-day event that teaches elementary

HOUSTON (AP) — A fire at a Houston-area petrochemical storage facility that burned for days in March was accidental and caused by equipment failure at a storage tank, according to

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With Christmas coming, which often brings toys for children that need to be assembled, this article in a Resource Recycling newsletter caught my eye. Reason being; although I am somewhat

My journey this week takes me to a young college veteran who served overseas at Christmas. Tori Howard served in the United States Marine Corps, enlisting immediately after high school

Q. I’d like to try a live Christmas tree this year. I’ve seen small Italian stone pines for sale here. Are they likely to survive if planted outside in January?

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The Atlantic puffin, also known as the common puffin. Freeuse photo

As 2019 draws to a close, I enjoy reflecting on some of my very favorite bird sightings over the years. Over a long, long span of watching birds, probably five


Paula Reyes Moreno, 93, a resident of Martindale, Texas, passed away December 1, 2019. A Rosary was held Thursday, December 5, 2019, at Thomason Funeral Home in San Marcos, Texas.

Johnny Ramirez, 47, a resident of San Marcos, Texas, passed away November 28, 2019. A Rosary Service was held Wednesday, December 4, 2019, in the Chapel of Thomason Funeral Home

Tracy Annette Lomax Herman, 72, a resident of San Marcos, Texas, passed away November 26, 2019. A Celebration of her life was held Saturday, December 7, 2019, at St. Marks


If you’re tired of running around in circles to find a Christmas gift for the dog lovers on your list, I know just the thing for you to fetch. The

Consumer knowledge is consumer power. That is why hospitals fight tooth-and-toenail against any efforts to post turnkey prices for medical procedures. Hospitals want to maintain price opacity. If you ask

Open Enrollment is the short period during which you can enroll in health insurance, choose your plan, or switch to a better plan. Don’t wait.

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