San Marcos Newswire

San Marcos Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Marcos, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 85 for "u:kxan.com" in San Marcos, TX

  1. Family and friends of missing still awaiting answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Family and friends of four families affected by the Hays County floods gathered at the Wimberley Community Center on Thursday morning to thank first responders and volunteers who have searching for their loved ones. The group started with a prayer from Rev.

    Comment?

  2. Hays County getting help from across the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Help continues to stream in as the community pulls together for the Memorial Day Flood survivors, and aid is coming all the way from states in the Midwest and East Coast. Nonprofit Matthew 25 Ministries is sending an entire disaster vehicle fleet from Ohio to Hays County.

    Comment?

  3. Neighbor tried to rescue man before he was swept away in floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Hays County authorities on Wednesday identified the man found Sunday in northern San Marcos as 74-year-old Dayton Larry Thomas. Officials said his body was found several miles downstream from where he was last seen, near 806 River Road in Wimberley.

    Comment?

  4. Caldwell County community on outskirts of town waits for flood reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXAN-TV Austin

    A lot of Central Texans affected by recent floods need help right now, but some may have to wait longer than others. Those living in the Spring River Estates on the edge of Martindale, east of San Marcos, are still trying to get assistance.

    Comment?

  5. Volunteers from across US show up to help San Marcos flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Hays County officials said people from all over the U.S. are showing up to help after floodwaters ripped through Wimberley and San Marcos over the Memorial Day weekend. Organizations like Samaritan's Purse , an international disaster relief group, and United Way are helping homeowners clean up their flooded homes.

    Comment?

  6. How to help Central Texas flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KXAN-TV Austin

    There are several ways to help people affected by storms and flooding that ravaged parts of Central Texas over the Memorial Day weekend. San Marcos Volunteer Center San Marcos Plaza Park, 206 C.M.Allen Parkway , 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Coordinated by City of San Marcos, Hays County, and AmeriCorps The city and county have hundreds of people and organizations actively volunteering - Hays County officials ask them to coordinate through Volunteer Reception Centers so their efforts may be as effective as possible.

    Comment?

  7. Flood beat Hays County leaders to the punch: planning studies began in 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Three months before heavy rains caused the Blanco River to wash away homes, businesses and lives in Hays County, elected leaders voted to continue funding an ongoing study examining the flooding potential of the Guadalupe River basin as well as help pay for the installation of a US Geological Survey water height gauge near San Marcos. Before Commissioners voted to accept the recommendations at a Feb 10th meeting, Pct 3 Commissioner Will Conley told the Court, "There's nothing sexy about this.

    Comment?

  8. Man killed in Hays County floods identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Authorities have released the identity of one of the three people killed - two men and a woman - in the Hays County flooding over the Memorial Day weekend. Officials say Jose Alvero Arteaga-Pichardo, 29, was found Tuesday at 4 p.m. by Ranch Road 2325 in Wimberley.

    Comment?

  9. Wimberley family reunited with decades of memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KXAN-TV Austin

    Families in Wimberley are picking up the pieces after their homes and things were swept away. But insurance policies don't cover memories.

    Comment?

  10. 2 dead, 12 missing, 30 unaccounted for in Hays County floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KXAN-TV Austin

    The number of deaths in Hays County attributed to the Blanco River now stands at two. In a news conference on Wednesday afternoon, Hays County officials said 13 people are still confirmed missing.

    Comment?

  11. Hays County still trying to access flood ravaged areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | KXAN-TV Austin

    One man is dead and eight people are still reportedly missing following the record flood in Hays County this weekend. According to the City of San Marcos, the man was found dead in the northern area of San Marcos on Sunday; his name has not been released at this time.

    Comment?

  12. Residents react to Blanco River floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Residents that have lived on the Blanco river for decades had never seen the water reach levels like it did Saturday night. "This is the worst one I've seen in 25 years," said Mark Western, a resident of Wimberley.

    Comment?

  13. One man confirmed dead in San MarcosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Hays County confirmed Sunday afternoon that one man has been found dead following the storms that hit the area early Sunday morning. There are at least three people still missing in the Wimberley area following the storms.

    Comment?

  14. Hays County: Hundreds of homes damaged or destroyed, 1,000 people in sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KXAN-TV Austin

    As emergency crews are continuing to rescue people stranded on top of their homes in Hays County, city and county officials are getting a better idea of the damage caused by the heavy storms and flooding. According to the Hays County Emergency Management Coordinator Kharley Smith, as of Sunday morning, 1,000 people are currently being housed at emergency shelters throughout the area.

    Comment?

  15. I-35 shut down in both directions in San Marcos at the Blanco River.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | KXAN-TV Austin

    The Blanco River is seeing record flooding. The freeway was shut down around around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday.

    Comment?

  16. I-35 shut down in both directions in San MarcosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KXAN-TV Austin

    The Texas Department of Transportation is shutting down Interstate 35 in San Marcos on Friday afternoon to make emergency repairs to a bridge. TxDOT says north and southbound main lanes of IH-35 at the Blanco River will be closed starting at 3 p.m. Traffic will detour to the access roads at Exit 208, and proceed to the next entrance ramp.

    Comment?

  17. San Marcos is nationa s fastest-growing cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Half of the 10 cities with the largest population gains across the nation between 2013 and 2014 were in Texas, according to new numbers released by the U.S. Census Bureau . Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio each added more than 18,000 people during that time.

    Comment?

  18. San Marcos looks at a oeTube TaxaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Tubing the San Marcos River could cost more this summer. A proposed tax would help with more law enforcement and the environment.

    Comment?

  19. San Marcos policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Saturday night the San Marcos Police Department received a report of an attempted sexual assault at the 1200 block North LBJ Drive, near the campus of Texas State University. If you have any information, you are urged to contact the San Marcos Police by calling 911 or -753-2108 KXAN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover.

    Comment?

  20. San Marcos celebrates completion of $11M downtown projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KXAN-TV Austin

    San Marcos residents are making use of their reconstructed downtown. A formal ribbon cutting Thursday evening celebrated the finished product.

    Comment?

San Marcos Job Listings
View or post San Marcos job listings on Topix.
San Marcos Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in San Marcos from Topix.
San Marcos Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in San Marcos on Topix.