Buda to hold open house Feb. 20 on future transportation and mobility master plan

The mobility and master plan plan will identify needs, solutions and improvements to accommodate the city’s rapid growth.


The first coronavirus case in Texas was just confirmed. Here is what Austinites need to know about the virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in San Antonio this morning, according to a news release from the federal agency.



Hill Country Theatre will begin performances in downtown Buda on Feb. 14

Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" is the first Buda play for the nonprofit.


Xian Sushi and Noodle to open in San Marcos in early May

The Austin-base restaurant will serve home-made noodles that can be customized to any preference and sushi.


BREAKING NEWS: Texas Rangers find former San Marcos construction manager used city funds, labor for personal projects

The former city employee was arrested Feb. 11 on charges of theft by a public servant.


Texas Rangers arrest recently fired San Marcos construction manager

The arrest follows a criminal investigation sparked by allegations that the employee engaged in improper purchasing practices.



Gymnastics center set to open in Kyle expands, changes name

Instead of 3,000 square feet, Waves Gymnastics will open with 6,000 square feet of space.


Buda aims reuse of city buildings toward the arts, culture and tourism

“This town has always been an artist's town,” Inspired Minds co-owner Sinéad Whiteside said.


City of San Marcos asks for input on allocation of federal funds

In addition to a public meeting on Feb. 19, there will also be a survey available online and on paper, in both English and Spanish, through Feb. 23.


Filing for federal aid soon to become a requirement in Hays and San Marcos CISD high schools

Current high school sophomores, who graduate in 2022, will be the first to fall under the new law.



Kyle's 'not hot' Soul Yoga PC aims to serve 'every body'

“This studio is about community,” owner Paul Countryman said.




Central Health Equity Policy Council to hone in on improving health care experience for local LGBTQ patients and staff

Central Health Equity Policy Council announced it will work to improve health care experiences for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer adults.



Hays CISD OKs order for $217.3M bond on May ballot

The six propositions include funds for a new school.


Central Texas Medical Center will be under new ownership by spring of 2020

Christus Health, a Catholic not-for-profit health care system, will be taking over at CTMC.


Family-owned Weusi Wellness Cafe brings healthy meal alternatives to San Marcos

Some of the hearty meals include a lean sloppy Joe bowl, chicken carnitas and a sweet potato shepherd's pie.




Riverside Washateria is coming soon to Kyle

The first location opened in Manchaca in 2018.


TO-DO LIST: February and March events in and around San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

Picnic Under the Stars, Oscar Wilde, National Pancake Day and other happenings.


San Marcos fires construction manager, confirms Texas Rangers criminal investigation

The city of San Marcos fired its construction project manager, Jason Pence, Jan. 27 after placing him on paid administrative leave in December.


New STEAM Center offers career programs for San Marcos High School

The center will aim to advance students in various career programs.



San Marcos nonprofit RED Arena aims to help people with disabilities through equine therapy

“Our mission is to empower individuals with disabilities through horses,” founder Jennifer Young said.