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Family, friends and American GI Forum of San Marcos Men’s Chapter members gathered Saturday to dedicate the new mural painted in honor of founding members Augustin Lucio Jr., Celestino Mendez Jr., and Ruben Ruiz Sr. Above, a dedication attendee looks at the newly unveiled mural. Below, SMGIF Chairman Jesse Sanchez speaks to the crowd. Daily Record photos by Nick Castillo

HONORING TEJANO LEGENDS: New mural recognizes American GI Forum Men’s Chapter founders

Three Tejano legends have been honored with a mural painted to recognize their legacy in the community and their work for the American GI Forum of San Marcos Men’s Chapter (SMGIF).

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Recounts in the Hays County Judge and Criminal District Attorney's races have maintained the same results as election night. Above, Hays County Judge Ruben Becerra speaks at a press conference Wednesday regarding the recount. Daily Record photo by Nick Castillo

County judge, district attorney recounts maintain results

Recounts in the Hays County District Attorney and County Judge elections upheld the election day results.

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Above, volunteers with Nosotros La Gente — a San Marcos nonprofit that helps children in need by providing them with free shoes — and San Marcos Consolidated ISD parent liaisons take a group photo after gathering shoes and coats for SMCISD students. Below, SMCISD representatives are all smile while looking through shoes at Walmart for school children on Monday. Daily Record photos by Nick Castillo

GIVING BACK: Nosotros La Gente helps SMCISD students with free shoes, coats

Nonprofit Nosotros La Gente wants to ensure children in San Marcos have shoes and coats this winter.


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