Mayoral candidate Bryan Callaghan ordered a boycott of The San Antonio Light newspaper for its attacks on him.
The State Legislature passed a bill to purchase the Alamo for a historic shrine for $65,000.
Demolishing of the old market house on Market Plaza (right) started today. After the 37-year old structure is razed, construction will begin on a new $168,981 market house. It will be one story of brick and concrete.