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The old San Marcos Telephone Company building, sometimes called “the blue building,” is set to be demolished to make way for San Marcos Lofts 1, a multifamily development expected to be completed in 2020. Daily Record  photos by Lance Winter 

Residents mourn loss of historic downtown building

Preservationists in San Marcos are mourning the loss of a building on the impending National Register of Historic Places that is being demolished to make room for a multifamily development.

Above: The Miss Beautiful SMTX 2019 Winner's Court. Back row from left to right: Master of Ceremonies John Thomaides, Bianca Xoyamayagua-Galvan, Miss United America Petite; and Judges Daniel Montemayor,  Aubrey Ashton, Elena Dura and Gabriella Perlinger; Miss Beautiful First Runner Up Megan Hearon; Miss Beautiful Best Smile Kia Davis; and Junior Miss Beautiful Chelsea Ashby. Front row from left to right: Miss Beautiful 2018 Kaylene Spencer; Little Mr. San Marvelous Diego Sanchez; Miss Beautiful SMTX 2019 Elsa Sanchez; Most Inspirational Tori Krauskopf; and Little Miss Beautiful Chelsea Ashby. Photos by Sae Wainwright

New Miss Beautiful SMTX crowned at annual pageant

Elsa Sanchez was crowned Miss Beautiful SMTX 2019 in the fourth annual Miss Beautiful and You(th) Can Do It! Pageant held Friday at the San Marcos Activity Center.


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