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MERMAIDS ON PARADE
MERMAIDS ON PARADE
MERMAIDS ON PARADE

MERMAIDS ON PARADE

Mermaids took over downtown San Marcos during the Mermaid Capital of Texas Fest's 5th annual Mermaid Promenade and Downtown Street Faire on Saturday. Above, Mermaid Society SMTX's members ride their float and wave at the crowd. Below left, a float highlights efforts to remove over 500 bags of trash from the San Marcos River this summer. Below right, a group riding horses waves at the downtown crowd. For more photos from Saturday's mermaid celebration see page 6A. Daily Record photos by Gerald Castillo

SMCISD board approves architectural services contract for central office building

The Greater San Marcos Partnership announced Thursday that Plastikon Industries’ newest facility will be located at the Plum Creek Logistics Center (pictured above) in Kyle. Photo courtesy of Greater San Marcos Partnership

SMCISD board approves architectural services contract for central office building

San Marcos Consolidated ISD will move forward with architectural services for a potential new central office building.

Better Dais Foundation hosts hamburger sale for Hays County Food Bank, future projects

Better Dais Foundation hosts hamburger sale for Hays County Food Bank, future projects

Better Dais Foundation hosted its inaugural hamburger sale on Sept. 18. The funds raised will go toward upcoming projects in the local San Marcos area. Better Dais Foundation is sponsoring the Hays County Food Bank with $1,000 to help tackle hunger in the surrounding Hays County area. Better Dais said it's "proud to serve our community during these times, we know many are going through so much." On July 31, Better Dais Foundation served the San Marcos Public Housing Authority with over 360 backpacks in the San Marcos and Kyle areas. Better Dais has a couple Holiday projects it is working on, please email the foundation at betterdaisfoundation2021@ gmail.com to find out how you can help. Photo submitted by Better Dais Foundation

Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos
Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos
Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos
Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos
Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos
Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos

Mermaid promenade, street faire takeover downtown San Marcos

The San Marcos community came out in full force Saturday morning for the 5th annual Mermaid Promenade and Downtown Street Faire. Left, A breakfast and ceremony for the Royal Court was held at Blue Dahlia Bistro. From left to right, Joshua Sarkardehi, David Peterson, Rose Brooks, Alison Tudor, Ron Coley and Rene Perez. Above middle, two kids hold a banner saying, "Heroes and Mermaids." Above right, Mermaid Society SMTX's float waves to the crowd gathered near the Square. Daily Record photos by Colton Ashabranner

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