By Sam Searles KTSW Guest Writer The presence of COVID-19, shuttering of campuses and online coursework in March through May have led to the question on every college student’s mind: when is it safe to return to campus? With the … Continue reading COVID-19, no vaccine and college campuses: is reopening the safest thing colleges can do?
By Jernice KelleyWeb Content Contributor For many black Americans, Juneteenth has become a second Independence Day. The celebration of Juneteenth is a staple in many black communities. However, knowledge of this important celebration does not always reach every member, especially … Continue reading The Meaning of Juneteenth
By Lauren RabalaisWeb Content Contributor “To me, the thing that is worse than death is betrayal. You see, I could conceive death, but I could not conceive betrayal.” ― Malcolm X After Alphonse’s call, Ashtad appeared, standing in front of … Continue reading Of Justice and Demonic Intentions: Chapter Eleven
By Hector Montemayor-Perez KTSW Senior News Reporter SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Hays County Local Health Department has reported its second COVID-19 related fatality. The individual who passed away on Thursday, May 7, was a 90-year-old Wimberly resident in their … Continue reading 05/08/20 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
By Madyson Sanchez KTSW Senior News Reporter SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Hays County Local Health Department reported four new lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases overnight and today, bringing the total number of cases in Hays County to 199. 122 of the … Continue reading 05/07/20 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
By Hector Montemayor-PerezKTSW Senior News Reporter SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Hays County Local Health Department reported 12 new COVID-19 lab-confirmed positive cases in Hays County, the second-highest spike in cases in the past month. This brings the total amount … Continue reading 05/06/20 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
By Lauren RabalaisWeb Content Contributor There are many types of monsters in this world: monsters who will not show themselves and who cause trouble, monsters who abduct children, monsters who devour dreams, monsters who suck blood, and monsters who always tell lies. Lying … Continue reading Of Justice and Demonic Intentions: Chapter Four
By Ashton HermanWeb Content Contributor Recently, I had covered the topic of a certain “Rainbow Six: Siege” operator by the name of Tachanka. The ending of the article was left slightly ambiguous, but still had a slightly bleak outlook on … Continue reading The Lord is Rewritten!
By Christopher BrockerMusic Journalist Daniel Farris, a.k.a. D Smoke, is one of the most interesting artists emerging in the hip-hop scene. Smoke is a 34-year-old former Spanish and music teacher from Inglewood, California who most notably won the first season … Continue reading D Smoke: “Black Habits” Album Review
By Megan Gallagher Music Journalist As an avid music admirer, I am curious about the magic of music, as is anyone that surfs blogs for music content! Thus, I wanted to throw appreciative energy out into the cosmos to Mort … Continue reading Mort Garson: Mother Earth’s Plantasia Album Review
By Bridget DunbarMusic Journalist Lo-fi. Everyone has seen or listened to those week-long YouTube streams of anime girls studying to lo-fi jazz. But lo-fi has a much longer history than that and so many different artists have been involved in … Continue reading Lofi: the Music to Study to
By Piper BlakeAssistant Web Content Manager Spooky season is here– and that means Mala Luna is too! The two-day concert event will be taking place this week in San Antonio, Texas, on Oct. 26 and 27 at the Nelson Wolff … Continue reading Mala Luna is Here!
By Josephfer WilliamsSports Reporter On Friday night’s district matchup between the San Marcos Rattlers versus the Samuel Clemens Buffalos, it was Clemens who walked away with the 58-24 victory. The Buffalos running attack was too much to handle for the … Continue reading The Buffalos of Samuel Clemens stamped the Rattlers
By Brandi MitchellWeb Content Contributor It’s green. It’s beautiful. It’s evenly cut and generously watered. It’s landscaped to perfection, gleaming like a gem in your suburban neighborhood as a beacon to all who gaze upon it that you have the … Continue reading “Lawn Culture” and You
By Kaitlyn WatsonMusic Journalist Artist: Holy Hannah Album: Holy Hannah! Digital Release Date: October 11, 2019 Website: http://holyhannah.club/ Holy Hannah, more formally known as Hannah Von Der Hoff from Minneapolis, is the guitar playing cool girl with wild hair that … Continue reading Holy Hannah: Holy Hannah! Album Review
By Corie LecaneMusic Journalist Artist: Tyler the CreatorAlbum: IGORLabel: ColumbiaRelease Date: May 17, 2019Website: http://golfwang.com Tyler the Creator, the 28-year-old Ladera Heights native, has worn many hats during the 12 years since he founded the rap collective Odd Future. Rapper, … Continue reading Tyler the Creator: IGOR Album Review
By Timia Cobb Web Content Contributor Warning: contains light spoilers. For the last 11 years the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been one of the biggest movie franchises in the world. Sadly, we all known great things have to come to … Continue reading Saying Goodbye to the Avengers
By Andronica OwensWeb Content Contributor JMBLYA is here to kick off another festival season by giving people a chance to see some of the biggest names in hip-hop. From Texas’s own, Travis Scott, to long-time favorite Lil Wayne, and even … Continue reading JMBLYA Is Coming!
By Daniel Richter Web Content Contributor From April 18-28 the city of San Antonio will be celebrating the 128 Fiesta San Antonio throughout the city. The fun began in 1891 with the Battle of Flowers Parade which honored those from the … Continue reading It’s Fiesta Time in San Antonio!
By Kaitlyn BenacquistoAssistant Web Content Manager Enchanted Rock State Natural Area is just a short drive away and offers a wealth of adventure, including rock climbing, over 10 miles of hiking trails, camping, and backpacking. Enchanted Rock is a sought … Continue reading Get Outside: Enchanted Rock State Natural Area