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Entrepreneurs discuss disrupting industries at 2019 Greater San Marcos Innovation Summit

Entrepreneurs shared their thoughts on how to enhance existing industries at the 2019 Greater San Marcos Innovation Summit on Sept. 18.


Kyle's Inertia Sports & Family Medicine relocates to Kohlers Crossing

Inertia Sports & Family Medicine has moved from 1300 Dacy Lane, Ste. 160, Kyle, to a larger space at 115 …


Consensus on downtown Kyle remains elusive as comprehensive plan approaches

About 25 members of the public showed up on a Friday morning in August when the city of Kyle brought in the Texas Downtown Association to conduct an assessment on the state of the downtown area. Attendees included business owners, community leaders, downtown residents, people who live in other Kyle neighborhoods and representatives of local churches.



Multiple trails to be renovated at Prospect Park, Purgatory Creek natural areas

The city of San Marcos announced in a Sept. 11 press release that it is renovating multiple trails at …


ACC leaves San Marcos' Goodnight Center for Hays campus in Kyle

Austin Community College programs previously offered at the San Marcos Goodnight Center are taking place at the ACC Hays campus in Kyle starting this semester.


City of Kyle pursuing $2.7 million settlement with Kinder Morgan in exchange for exemption from new ordinance

Note: This article was updated Sept. 17 with additional information and Sept. 20 with a statement from Kyle Mayor Travis Mitchell.


After 20 years, Buda's Big Oaks Kennel and Dog Park Co. still keeps dogs tired and happy

When Elaine Purvis went from working in the corporate world to owning a kennel in Buda, she was surprised by her customers.



ACC adopts tax rate for fiscal year 2019-20

On Sept. 16, the Austin Community College board of trustees adopted its fiscal year 2019-20 tax rate.


Crane removal to cause road closures in downtown San Marcos Sept. 19-23

The removal of construction cranes at the site of the future Concho Commons student housing development will lead to road closures on multiple streets from Sept. 19-23. 


San Marcos CISD faces projected $8.4 million deficit; remains cautious on revenue projections

The San Marcos CISD board of trustees is getting ready to launch a budget advisory committee in the face of the largest deficit the district has projected in recent years.


European Wax Center now open at The Lyndon in San Marcos

European Wax Center, which offers hair removal and waxing services for both men and women, has opened its …



Renovations to San Marcos Activity Center scheduled to start Sept. 30

The city of San Marcos announced in a Sept. 12 press release that it will start construction to renovate the …


Kyle amends pipeline-related ordinance, files motion to dismiss Kinder Morgan's lawsuit

Lawyers for the city of Kyle filed a motion Sept. 11 to dismiss Kinder Morgan’s lawsuit against the city , based in part on the City Council’s adoption, two days earlier, of an amended version of the pipeline development ordinance on which the suit was based.


Anytime Storage to open second Kyle location in October

A new location of Anytime Storage will opening in October at 2401 Windy Hill Road, Kyle, offering secure …


San Marcos Workforce Housing Task Force to hold final meeting Sept. 12

San Marcos’ Workforce Housing Task Force is holding its final meeting Sept. 12 and is preparing to take its action plan to the city’s planning and zoning commission for approval.



USA Racquetball 2020 championship to be held in San Marcos

San Marcos has been chosen as the destination of the 2020 USA Racquetball Championship, according to a Sept. …


Realty One Group Prosper celebrates one year in Buda

Realty One Group Prosper , a full-service real estate brokerage, celebrated one year in business at its Buda office, 305 Railroad St., Ste. A, on Sept. 1.


San Marcos restaurateurs add Texas kick to Indian cuisine at North Street

Chase Katz and his brother, Seth, opened North Street in May , creating a getaway from downtown San Marcos where people can enjoy a cold beer and eat Indian cuisine-inspired bar food.


Q&A: Brett Miksch, principal of Hays CISD's Johnson High School

The first principal of Johnson High School , Brett Miksch , has more than a decade of experience in education and most recently served as a principal in Barber ISD near Houston. Before that, he had many different roles at Sweeny ISD. Miksch is returning to the area, having attended The University of Texas-Austin as an undergraduate before earning a master’s degree from Lamar University in Beaumont.



YMCA of Austin, Extend-A-Care announce January 2020 merger

YMCA of Austin announced in a Sept. 9 press release that it is planning a merger with Extend-A-Care for Kids, which provides afterschool and summer programs to multiple ISDs and charter schools in the Austin area, including 12 schools in Hays CISD and the IDEA Kyle charter school. YMCA of Austin also has two locations in Buda.


GUIDE: 9 September and October events in and around San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

To submit an event to the community calendar, follow  this link .


Warm Springs Rehabilitation Hospital celebrates 5 years in Kyle

Warm Springs Rehabilitation Hospital of Kyle , which is a Seton Healthcare Family Partner and operated by …


San Marcos City Council candidates speak about jobs, housing, Texas State at forum

Workforce housing and economic development were among the major topics covered at the Sept. 4 candidate forum held at the San Marcos Recreation Hall.