Nine of Tanner Gore's ten birdies came in the second and final day of the District 5A Boys golf tournament. His second round 63 was more than enough to give him his second consecutive individual District title.
We really need some rain here in our drought stricken desert. I do hope the predicted El Nino pattern is strong enough to finally bring the Borderland some good monsoon season rainfall and heavier than normal snow fall this winter.
The new Boquillas international crossing will mark its first anniversary later this week. The facility opened to the public April 10, 2013 and on the first day of operation a total 96 people entered the U.S.
Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Veronica Soto who wanted to honor her son-in-law, Carlos Murillo.
She said he is from Clint, Texas. He has proudly served two tours in Iraq and is now an El Paso fireman.
Fire investigators in Socorro are looking into the cause of a large structure fire that damaged a home and mechanic shop.
The blaze broke out around 10 p.m. Monday at 500 Passmore near the intersection of Ernest Road and Polep.
Monday afternoon's fire off of Doniphan in Canutillo threatened several businesses and prompted numerous evacuations. Fortunately no one was injured and no businesses were actually damaged by the flames and smoke.