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Textbook Battles Heat Up as SBOE Approval Nears

A conservative grassroots group formed by a San Antonio man with ties to a national anti-Muslim organization has made a late entry into debate over new social studies textbooks for Texas schools, which are set to gain final approval from the st

Soldiers to arrive in El Paso Tuesday following ebola mission

Sixty-nine U.S. Servicemembers will arrive in El Paso tomorrow after being deployed to West Africa to help in the fight against ebola.

Las Cruces among New Mexico's safest cities

Violent crime is on the decline in Las Cruces, and the city is now one of the safest in the state.

Several athletes sign to play college sports

Several top athletes in the Borderland signed scholarships to play their respective sports at Universities across the land, here is a list of the signees:

Wall collapses on firemen during massive South-Central blaze

A massive fire in South Central El Paso snarled traffic and forced the evacuation of an elementary school Monday afternoon.

Sean Kugler press conference quotes from Monday's luncheon

UTEP Football Media Luncheon Quotes Nov. 17, 2014 Head Coach Sean Kugler (On Saturday’s win over North Texas)

NMSU women's basketball continues road swing

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team continues its three-game road swing to begin the season with two games away from home this week. The Aggies first travel to Boise, Idaho, to meet Boise State on Tuesday beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Miners sophomore earns C-USA All-Academic honors

Sophomore Lindsey Larson was honored for her performance in the classroom and on the court, as she was named to the 2014Conference USA All-Academic Volleyball Team, the league announced Monday.

Applebee's Sports Extra: UTEP captains talk about the win, bowl eligibility

Tune in for Applebee's Sports Extra, where UTEP captains Jameill Showers and Nathan Jeffrey spoke about Saturday night's win over North Texas, improving to 6-4 and gaining bowl eligibility... tune in!

Brothers killed in Texas chemical leak

The family and friends of two men killed during a chemical leak at a DuPont facility in La Porte, Texas are mourning the loss of their loved ones.

Beau's Best: Top high school football plays from the playoffs!

Check out Beau's Best, the top high school footbal plays from the first round of the High School football plays in New Mexico and Texas... tune in!

This week in NMSU Athletics

The New Mexico State athletics department has plenty of activities for Aggie fans to follow during the week of November 17-23. Fans can get all their Aggie information online at www.NMStateSports.com.

UTEP sophomore named C-USA Player of the Week

UTEP sophomore forward Vince Hunter was selected the season’s first Conference USA Player of the Week on Monday after leading the Miners to a victory over a Pac-12 opponent.

When will El Paso & Las Cruces see Our First Snow?

The Arctic cold front that dove in early Sunday brought 2” to 4” inches of snow to Cloudcroft. I posted a few photos on Face Book and it appears as if the Borderland lowlands are ready to see a “winter wonderland”!

Open enrollment off to a strong start in El Paso

 One year after a glitch-filled rollout, healthcare.gov has opened for business again. "We are experiencing absolutely no glitches at all on the internet website," says Roy Ortega of Project Amistad.