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At its Nov. 9 meeting, the Hays County Commissioners Court adopted a new redistricting map for the justice of the peace and commissioners’ precincts within Hays County. The new redistricting was met with both support and concern from citizens speaking to the court but was later approved afte…

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At its Nov. 2 meeting, the Hays County Commissioners Court heard a presentation from the Redistricting Advisory Commission regarding proposals for redistricting the commissioners' precincts.

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The sights of smiling faces and the sound of cheers filled the streets of San Marcos as community members waved American flags and watched the annual San Marcos Veterans Day Parade on Nov. 6.

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The Texas Senate passed House Bill 25, which restricts children's ability to participate in interscholastic athletic competitions unless they compete with children of the same biological sex. The passing of the bill has sparked a commotion of worry among the LGBTQ community and its allies fo…

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The General Election (constitutional amendment and local jurisdictions) is on Nov. 2. The University Star has compiled a guide for everything you'll need to know before heading to the polls on Election Day in Hays County. 

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports 29 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 30 recoveries Oct. 19, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 29,319, total active cases to 581 and recoveries to 28,352. The county reports the total active cases in the past 21 days is 955.

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports 26 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 122 recoveries Oct. 14, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 29,186, total active cases to 661 and recoveries to 28,141. The county reports the total active cases in the past 21 days is 1,162.

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports five new COVID-19-related fatalities Oct. 4,a Kyle woman in her 20s, a San Marcos man in his 60s, a San Marcos man in his 50s, a San Marcos woman in her 70s, and a Wimberley man in his 70s. There have been a total of 372 fatalities in the county.

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports 49 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 80 recoveries Oct.1, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 28,600, total active cases to 1,068 and recoveries to 27,165. The county reports the total active cases in the past 21 days is 1,996.

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports seven new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 152 recoveries Sept. 9, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 28,442, total active cases to 1,129 and recoveries to 26,947. The county reports the total active cases in the past 21 day…

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After receiving comments and backlash from protestors throughout its Sep. 21 meeting, the San Marcos City Council elaborated on an agenda item prohibiting homeless people from camping out or panhandling within city limits.

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports three new COVID-19-related fatalities Sept. 22, a woman from Kyle in her 40s, a woman from San Marcos in her 50s, and a man from San Marcos in his 70s. There have been a total of 356 fatalities in the county.

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The Hays County Local Health Department reports four new COVID-19-related fatalities Sept. 21, a Kyle man in his 60s, a Kyle man in his 40s, a San Marcos woman in her 90s and a Wimberley man in his 60s. There have been a total of 353 fatalities in the county.