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Taking advantage of the sunny weather and the recent rainfall which raised the water level, Haley Frey paddles up the San Marcos River from Rio Vista Park on her inflatable paddle board Wednesday morning. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey

San Marcos’ infamous zip code emerges against a rainbow that appears to be shot with a laser beam through the heart of Texas in a new mural downtown. To check it out first hand, find it at 316 W. Hopkins Street. Daily Record photo by Gerald Castillo.

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — All federal lawsuits against the U.S.

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Photo by Nick Castillo

SAN ANTONIO — San Marcos had reason to be confident.

Photo by Gerald Castillo

Texas State began its run in the Sun Belt with a 3-0 (25-19, 25-13, 25-19) sweep over Louisiana-Monroe on Friday at the Fant-Ewing Coliseum in Monr

Photo by Gerald Castillo

Texas State rallied from a 1-0 deficit to defeat Louisiana-Lafayette, 2-1, in double overtime inside the Ragin’ Cajun Soccer/Track Complex in Lafay

Photo by Gerald Castillo

After surrendering a season-high 44 digging errors on Tuesday in a 3-1 road loss to Schertz Clemens on Tuesday, the Lady Rattlers continued to stru

Features

Author Jessica Soukup will discuss her book "He/She/They - Us." Photo courtesy of Jessica Soukup

The San Marcos Public Library will host two author talks next week that will feature author Jessica Soukup discussing being an educated ally for tr

Lieutenant General Paul Ostrowski of the new Army Futures Command will be the keynote speaker of the event. Photo courtesy of the GSMP

The Greater San Marcos Partnership will be hosting their 5th Annual Greater San Marcos Innovation Summit next Tuesday at the Embassy Suites San Mar

Studio San Martian, the latest artist and artisan gallery and  event space to open downtown, held their soft opening in August and now is operat

Saturday night was the 3rd Annual Mermaid Society SMTX Mer-Tini Shakedown.

Obits

Mr. Sammie Alcala, 73, of Amarillo, Texas passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. The family will receive friends at 5 p.m., Friday, Sept.

Esequiel Pavia, Jr. (Zeke), 56 years of age, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 after a battle with cancer. 

Maria Olga Mercado, 74, resident of Maxwell, passed away Sept. 17, 2018 in San Marcos, TX.  

Opinions

I never liked the campaign slogan “Make America Great Again.”  The implication was that we’d entered some dystopian era in which America was unexce

Congressional Republicans continue to abet and excuse Donald Trump’s relentless assaults on democratic norms and the rule of law.

Musings on flood control Editor, I attended the city of San Marcos flood mitigation meeting last night at the activity center. I can’t help but wonder if the real purpose

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