Local economist Steve Nivin projects the Final Four will attract 93,000 out-of-town visitors and inject $185 million into the economy.
Marty Wender’s rehabilitation and recovery puts a new face on his long-repeated claim: San Antonio is Medical City USA.
At age 15, Ethan Bryant gave up soccer after one season at Brandeis High School to pursue the rare opportunity to train with San Antonio FC.
Learning on the fly helped Mays build a super-sized legacy. An astute understanding of business models and timing enabled him to amass a fortune.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg said the four-day event will attract 70,000 visitors, fill more than 40,000 hotel room nights, and generate “priceless media exposure.”
Moore, a 16-year-old Reagan High School junior, suffered sudden cardiac arrest, which claims more than 350,000 lives a year in the United States.
Beginning in 1983, Daryl Davis reached out to Klansmen, shared meals with white supremacists and turned enemies into friends.
Since 1969, Elf Louise has delivered gifts to more than 1 million children. She recently completed her annual radiothon, which raised more than $200,000.
The people of St. Croix came by the thousands, some from far away, to receive an early Thanksgiving treat from their native son, Tim Duncan.
Seven days after a gunman opened fire on worshipers at First Baptist, a congregation of about 50 – before 26 were slain – had multiplied to more than 500.