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San Marcos City Council votes against supporting tax credit for housing project

The developer of the Lantana project, Mission DG, was seeking a resolution of no objection.


Texas State’s head volleyball coach of 40 years announces retirement

Karen Chisum, head coach of the volleyball team, is the longest tenured Texas State head coach.


Getting to know Traci Anderson, Buda's new Economic Development Corp. executive director

Anderson describes her role in the city as one moving piece that is part of a bigger puzzle.



Texas Children’s Hospital eyes further expansion in Austin with purchases of land

Houston-based Texas Children's Hospital has closed on the purchase of two plots of land in the Austin area.


Reliable Automotive opens third location on FM 1626 in Kyle

The repair shop opened Dec. 9.


As pollen counts rise in Central Texas, learn about cedar fever and allergy prevention

As temperatures cool heading into the winter season in Central Texas, pollen counts from Ashe juniper trees begin to climb, causing seasonal allergies referred to locally by residents as “cedar fever.”


Double Dave's Pizzaworks now open on N. LBJ in San Marcos

The pizza joint offers delivery services and it also features sandwiches, wings, salads and desserts.



Buzz Mill in San Marcos now closed

The restaurant and bar closed its doors permanently in early December.


Kyle's Ascension Seton Hays hospital cuts ribbon on new maternity unit

The hospital is also expanding its women's services program.


City of San Marcos to dedicate a new mural at Wonder World Cave and Adventure Park

The city will be offering a dedication for the new mural "“Wild Rice” on Dec. 7.


Mavericks Dance Hall now open in Buda

The new Buda spot has five bars and a dance floor.




Versace now open at the San Marcos Premium Outlets

The Italian brand will feature clothing, footwear, eyewear, handbags and more.


Ascension opens new dermatology clinic in Buda

Ascension Medical Group Seton Laser & Cosmetic Dermatology offers a range of services.


Paper Bear in San Marcos to close after 41 years

The local novelty and San Marcos souvenir store is projected to close in spring of 2020.



Buda City Park construction set to finish before 2020 Weiner Dog Races

When complete, the work will include an amphitheater, two playgrounds and a splash pad.


Habitat for Humanity's ReStore in San Marcos celebrates one year in business

The nonprofit's donation center and store opened last December.


Downtown Buda's Inspired Minds Art Center set to open in January

The nonprofit Hill Country Theater will share the space.


These Austin-area breweries are celebrating Small Business Saturday

More than a dozen Austin-area breweries and restaurants are celebrating Small Business Saturday this year by selling limited-edition glassware to participating customers.



Buda's Big Oaks Kennel celebrates 20 years in business

Big Oaks offers boarding, grooming, day care and a membership-based dog park.



Green Mesquite BBQ to open Dec. 1 at The Lyndon in San Marcos

The barbecue joint will be open for business on Dec. 1st.


Hays and San Marcos CISDs score high on financial integrity

Both the Hays CISD board of trustees and the San Marcos CISD board of trustees heard presentations from staff at their Nov. 18 meetings about the annual School Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas reports.



Yves Saint Laurent now open at the San Marcos Premium Outlets

The luxury brand has opened its first Texas oulet.