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Police officers from the San Marcos Police Department go through hostage training at Texas State University's Advance Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training Center during a training session in July. Daily Record photo by Gerald Castillo

ALERRT Center receives $9.8 million for active shooter training

The Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training Center at Texas State University was awarded $9.8 million to support its Integrated Response Training Program.

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Texas Pie Company is known for its pies but we tried the restaurant's lunch. Above, a turkey and Swiss sandwich. Below, a ham and cheddar sandwich. Both handheld meals came with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, onions and jalapenos. Mayo and mustard were served on the side. Daily Record photos by Lance Winter & Nick Castillo

Foodie Friday: Texas Pie Company

This week’s Foodie Friday took us up to Kyle.

We visited Texas Pie Company where this eatery’s slogan is simple: “Life is short, Eat more pie.”

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A crowd gathered to unveil a new sign marking "Boyhood Alley" on Wednesday. The unnamed alley south of the Hays County Historic Courthouse and adjacent to The Marc was recently renamed to honor director Richard Linklater's film, "Boyhood," which filmed scenes in the alley and across San Marcos. Above, a group picture is take after the new sign was uncovered. Below, Cathleen Sutherland, a producer of the film, speaks at a press conference on Wednesday. Daily Record photos by Nick Castillo

Boyhood Alley recognized with sign unveiling

A crowd gathered around the alley south of the Hays County Historic Courthouse on Wednesday to celebrate its renaming.

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San Marcos Consolidated ISD’s Board of Trustees approved $4.3 million for renovations at Miller Middle School during Monday’s regular meeting. Screenshot via San Marcos CISD YouTube

SMCISD Board approves $4.3 million for Miller Middle School athletic facility renovations

The San Marcos Consolidated ISD Board of Trustees approved spending $4.3 million for renovations for Miller Middle School’s athletic facilities.

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Gas prices are back on the rise, according to AAA Texas. Above, a gas station in San Marcos lists its per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline  price at $3.39. Daily Record photo by Nick Castillo

Gas prices rise in San Marcos area as more expensive crude oil enters market, AAA Texas says

Gas prices around San Marcos have started to creep above $3 per gallon for regular unleaded fuel.


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