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San Marcos Consolidated ISD created a vaccine clinic to administer COVID-19 shots to its teachers and staff following an announcement from the Texas Department of State Health Services expanding eligibility to school and child care staff. Above, SMCISD nurse Eliza Herrera administers a Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to Lori Moreno. Daily Record photo by Lance Winter

SMCISD teachers, staff receive COVID-19 vaccines following expanded eligibility

Thursday’s reaction was all the same as San Marcos Consolidated ISD teachers and staff walked into San Marcos High School’s Performing Arts Center to receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccin

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Amazon announced Wednesday that it is creating a second facility in San Marcos, which is expected to bring "hundreds of jobs" and open by the end of 2021. Above, San Marcos' Amazon fulfillment center located at 1401 E. McCarty Lane. The new facility will be located at 1346 Fortuna Road in the Whisper Development. Daily Record file photo

Amazon officially announces new delivery station in San Marcos

San Marcos will soon have a second Amazon facility following an official announcement from the company on Wednesday. 

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Gov. Greg Abbott announced an end to the statewide mask mandate and an increase in business and facility capacity to 100% effective Wednesday, March 10. Above, alongside local and state officials, Abbott provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine efforts in Texas following the tour of a mass COVID-19 vaccination site inside Esports Stadium Arlington & Expo Center in Arlington, Texas, Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP

Gov. Abbott announces end to mask mandate, Hays County leaders skeptical of move

Gov. Greg Abbott proclaimed Tuesday, “It is now time to open Texas 100%,” announcing an end to the state’s mask mandate and the full reopening of businesses. 

Future for regional transportation discussed at annual summit

Above, a panel discussion takes place during the 2021 Transportation Summit on Thursday at the Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos Hotel Conference Center. Daily Record photo by Lance Winter

Future for regional transportation discussed at annual summit

Above, Shaun Cranston (middle), Vice President and Regional Leader of Land and Site Development at Halff Associates speaks at the 2021 Transportation Summit. Daily Record photo by Lance Winter

Future for regional transportation discussed at annual summit

As Hays County and the surrounding region continues to grow, so do the transportation needs of those living in the area.

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The U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrested Christopher Lee Williams, 19, in the 13400 block of Indian Oak Bend in Manor on Thursday. Photo courtesy of U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force

Suspect arrested in connection with Texas State football player’s murder

A Manor man was recently arrested in connection with the murder of Texas State football player Khambrail Winters.


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