SAN MARCOS ATEXQUILAPAN, Mexico (AP) — After days of preparation and donations to cover funeral costs, this mountain community in eastern Mexico on Thursday mourned the return of three teens, all cousins, lost among the 53 migrants who died inside a semitrailer in San Antonio, Texas.
SAN MARCOS ATEXQUILAPAN, Mexico (AP) — Clutching rosaries, residents of this mountain village stared at photographs of three of their own atop the altar at the local church, praying that teenagers Jair, Yovani and Misael were not among the 53 migrants who perished inside a stifling trailer in Texas.
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — The chancellor of Arkansas State University announced Thursday that he's resigning after being named the sole finalist to become president of Texas State University.
Arkansas State said Chancellor Kelly Damphousse's resignation will take effect June 30.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Mason Harrell registered 19 points as Texas State stretched its win streak to seven games, topping Arkansas-Little Rock 68-50 on Saturday.
Nighael Ceaser had 12 points and eight rebounds for the Bobcats (19-6, 10-3 Sun Belt Conference).
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Mason Harrell had 21 points and Texas State cruised past Arkansas State 84-67 on Thursday night.
Isiah Small had 19 points and five steals for the Bobcats (18-6, 9-3 Sun Belt Conference), who have won six straight.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Shelby Adams hit a jumper and two free throws in the final 57 seconds and Mason Harrell sank two foul shots with 6 seconds left to help Texas State fend off Louisiana 72-68 in Sun Belt Conference play on Saturday.
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SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Jalen White ran for two touchdowns and Georgia Southern snapped a four-game losing streak with a 38-30 victory over Texas State on Saturday night.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Jahmyl Jeter scored an uncontested touchdown with 1:43 to play to secure a 27-19 win for Texas State over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday.
The Bobcats were sitting on a 20-19 lead courtesy of a missed extra point and tried to ice the game on fourth-and-1 from the ULM 4.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Police officials in a Central Texas city refused to provide an escort for a Joe Biden campaign bus when it was surrounded by supporters of then-President Donald Trump on an interstate, an amended lawsuit filed over the 2020 encounter alleges.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Kimani Vidal ran for 162 yards and two touchdowns, Keyshawn Swanson had a fourth-quarter interception return for a touchdown, and Troy beat Texas State 31-28 on Saturday.
Swanson caught Brady McBride’s overthrown pass at the Bobcats 32, ran along the left sideline and broke one tackle before crossing the goal line to cap the scoring with 8:18 remaining.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) —
Brady McBride scored on the first possession of the fourth overtime and Texas State held on to beat South Alabama 33-31 on Saturday night.
Eric Sutton, a graduate transfer from SMU, deflected a pass from South Alabama's Jake Bentley in the end zone on the final play.
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SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Cameron Ward threw for 376 yards and four touchdowns and Incarnate Word beat Texas State 42-34 on Saturday.
In a game featuring seven lead changes, Ward threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to Darion Chafin with 7:07 left to play for a 35-31 lead and Incarnate Word led the rest of the way.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Baylor had three interceptions, Abram Smith rushed for 118 yards and two touchdowns, and the Bears defeated the Texas State Bobcats 29-20 on Saturday.
Baylor played its first regular season game outside the Big 12 in 715 days after its 2020 non-conference games were canceled due to COVID-19-related issues.
SAN MARCOS ,Texas (AP) — Gerry Bohanon just wanted to learn all he could while waiting for his chance to be Baylor’s starting quarterback.
After 3 ½ years on the Waco campus and being behind Charlie Brewer, the four-year starter who transferred to Utah, Bohanon will start for the Bears on Saturday night at Texas State.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Charli Collier was dominant again for No. 6 seed Texas, and had an emphatic response on the court to some derisive chants from the stands...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Angel Baker made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 29.1 seconds left, and No. 13 Wright State beat No...
ULM (7-16, 5-11) vs. Texas State (16-6, 10-3)
Strahan Coliseum, San Marcos, Texas; Friday, 5 p...
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Relatives of migrants from Guatemala said Monday they believe that 13 of the 19 charred corpses found in a northern Mexico border state could be their loved ones and the country's Foreign Ministry said it was collecting DNA samples from a dozen relatives to see if there was a match with any of the bodies...
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Shane Buechele threw for 367 yards and a touchdown and SMU held on despite two second-half turnovers to win its first game at Texas State, 31-24 on Saturday in the season opener for both teams...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shirley Knight, the Kansas-born actress who was nominated for two Oscars early in her career and went on to play an astonishing variety of roles in movies, TV and the stage, has died...
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — A gunman shot and killed a Texas police officer and wounded two others Saturday after they responded to a call at an apartment complex, authorities said...
Daniella Santillan has several fond memories of her friend Dru Estes, but one of her favorites took place in summer 2016, just after they had graduated from Roosevelt High School.
The pair, who had been good friends since middle school, were driving in his Miata with the top down when “Who Knows, Who Cares,” a song by one of their favorite alternative-indie bands, came on the stereo.
Two more victims’ bodies were recovered from the rubble of an aging San Marcos apartment complex destroyed by a sweeping fire, bringing the death toll to five in a university town still reeling from the magnitude of the devastating loss.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Alex Peacock scored 18 points and his layup with 26 seconds remaining preserved Texas State's 72-69 win against South Alabama on Thursday night.
Rodrick Sikes made two free throws to narrow South Alabama's deficit to 70-69 before Peacock's layup.
Those unable to attend Kenneth M. Copeland’s funeral, but still wanting to honor the San Marcos police officer slain Dec. 4, are invited to stand along roads and on overpasses for the passage of the funeral procession on Wednesday as it travels down Interstate 35 and across Loop 1604.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a Central Texas police officer shot and killed while serving a warrant (all times local):
Police have revealed the identity of an officer shot and killed while serving a warrant in Central Texas.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Texas State University President Denise Trauth says university police found flyers promoting white supremacy on the exterior of university buildings.
Trauth issued a statement Friday saying the flyers had been placed on buildings late Thursday and early Friday.
Austin-based Urban Mining Co. plans to relocate its headquarters and open a $25 million, 100,000-square-foot facility in San Marcos that promises 100 advanced manufacturing and technology jobs, the Greater San Marcos Partnership announced Tuesday.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — George P. Bush's suggestion at a Texas rally that the last two Republican presidents — granddad George H.W. Bush and uncle George W. Bush — could vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton is another remarkable sign of the influential family's distaste for Donald Trump and a general election they've conspicuously sat out.