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Crockett Elementary students are all mad for their production of “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” a musical adaptation of the classic Disney film. Above, Alice (Brynn Gardner) drinks from a mysterious bottle to shrink herself after the Doorknob (Ava Maldonado) tells her that she is too big to fit through the door.  Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey

Crockett students stage ‘Alice in Wonderland’

 Crockett Elementary School is presenting its annual musical which involves fifth grade students. This is the fourth year for the musical production.  

Village Campus

The Village of San Marcos held a grand opening Friday for its Village Main facility which houses four social service agencies serving the Hays County area.

Health Fair

San Marcans made a commitment to get healthy Saturday at the inaugural San Marcos CISD Health Fair at the SMHS Student Activity Center which offered a fun run, healthcare vend

Science Night

Science Night at Doris Miller Middle School included a variety of activities and demonstrations including building egg protectors that were dropped off the San Marcos Fire Dep

Studying MLK

Fourth grader Serenity Alvarez uses a tablet to look up how to spell the state of Georgia on Friday for her worksheet about Martin Luther King Jr.

Texas State University Professor of Criminal Justice Wayman Mullins goes over a fictional hostage scenario for law enforcement teams participating in the 29th Annual Hostage Negotiation Training and Competition at the ALERRT center. Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey

Talking it through

More than 300 law enforcement officers have converged on Texas State University for the 29th Annual Hostage Negotiation Training and Competition this week.

Gary Perser, a car enthusiast from New Braunfels, and his companion Mel Williams look at a 1962 Austin-Healey 3000 MK II on the main showroom floor at Dick’s Classic Car Museum during the preview for the Saturday auction. Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey

End of the road for car museum

Whether to satisfy their curiosity or add to their collection, people came from all over to Dick’s Classic Car Garage on Friday and Saturday for a preview and auction of items from the collection o

During the Mistick Krewe of Okeanos's Epiphany Ball at the Price Center, debutante Cendra Rodriguez, her escort Caleb Guenther, debutante Camille Garcia, her escort Joseph Ballou, page Mcleod Wingert, King of Carnival Harry Douglas Stewart, Oueen of Carnival Cathy Dillon, page Betsy Wingert, debutante Taylor Frugoni, her escort Kyle Frugoni, debutante Lindsey Fields and her escort Denson Hull (not pictured) receive the ball guests approaching the main stage who come to pay tribute to the court.  Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey

12th Night celebration kicks off Mardi Gras

Local nonprofit and hosts of San Marcos’ Mardi Gras celebrations, the Mistick Krewe of Okeanos, officially kicked off Mardi Gras season on Jan. 5 with an Epiphany Ball that ushered

Growing Up Wild

Rolf Straubhaar holds onto his son Malcolm while removing a butterfly sculpture worn by his daughter Rosemary as a face mask during activities at Growing Up Wild at the San Ma

Employees of Martin Marietta get ready to remove the ropes attaching a more than 5,000 pound limestone boulder after using a truck crane to lift it into place by a footpath in Ramon Lucio Park. The boulder will be the base for a plaque commemorating the importance of the San Marcos River by the Comal Springs Chapter of the Society of Colonial Dames XVII. An official dedication is planned March 26. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey

Future Memorial

Erin Zwiener, elected to represent Texas House District 45 last November, enters her new office at the Capitol as staff and supporters cheer. Tuesday was the first day of the 86th Texas Legislature. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey

New representation

Practice makes perfect, and Audi Tamez practices again and again before finally achieving an ollie off the corner of a platform into the transition of the skate park with her partner Andrew Rotman filming it on a cellphone for a skating video. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey 

Defying Gravity

Despite the New Year’s Day chill, dozens of people kept to tradition by jumping in the San Marcos River at noon on Jan. 1. Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey

Jumping into the New Year

“Bracing” is a kind description of what the cold wind felt like the morning of New Year’s Day, but more than 100 people braved the temperatures anyway for the annual Plunge into the San Marcos Rive

Park Play

Taking advantage of the sunshine was the name of the game last Friday morning at the Playscape in Children’s Park. Above, Enzo Galvez carefully pulls himself up a rope bridge

Like planets in orbit around a star, ornaments appear to float above the Christmas tree in the rotunda of the historic Hays County Courthouse in downtown San Marcos. The courthouse, along with other county offices, will be closed through Wednesday but will reopen on Thursday for regular business hours. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey




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