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UTEP women add 'big' recruiting class

The UTEP women’s basketball team has capitalized on its magical run to the WNIT finals by signing junior-college standout Lawna Kennedy to a national letter of intent to attend school and compete with the Miners for the 2014-15 season, he

UTEP’s Floyd to Be Enshrined in Louisiana Basketball Hall of Fame

UTEP Head Coach Tim Floyd will be enshrined in the Louisiana Basketball Hall of Fame next month.

Newly released video shows moment of deadly West, Texas, blast

Jeff Tobola had just wrapped up another work day and picked up his son in West, Texas, when he heard the city's fertilizer plant was on fire. Why not check it out?

Boy Scouts in El Paso have a new leader

Mario Perez has been named the new Scout Executive for the Boy Scouts of America, Yucca Council. 

Aggies look to lock up WAC title

Aggies (26-16; 8-1) head out on the road this week to meet Grand Canyon for a doubleheader Friday, April 18, beginning at 6 p.m. and a single game at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 19.

UTEP softball heads to Florida Atlantic

After pulling off a home sweep of Middle Tennessee, UTEP softball will travel to Boca Raton, Fla. to take on Florida Atlantic on April 18-19 at FAU Softball Stadium.

NMSU track and field heads to San Antonio

The New Mexico State track and field team continues its 2014 outdoor season when it travels to San Antonio, Texas to compete at the UTSA Invitational.

UTEP golfer earns spot on C-USA All-Academic Team

UTEP junior Camino Sardinero was one of six student-athletes named to the Conference USA Women’s Golf All-Academic Team on Thursday. Sardinero has a 3.84 grade point average and is a Pre-Business major.

UT: Maroon bluebonnets will not be removed

The University of Texas announced Wednesday they will not pull maroon-colored wildflowers planted in gardens on their campus.

As the “Dew Point” Rises, So Do Our Rain Chances

I am currently doing my weekly forecast, figuring out the high and low temperatures, wind speeds and rain chances.

DPS releases Texas Gang Threat Assessment

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released the updated Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview of gang activity in the state of Texas.

Polling Center: Leaving tests behind

Amid the monumental advancements celebrated during last week’s Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library, George W.

DPS suspends use of new handgun over "concerns"

The Texas Department of Public Safety confirmed Wednesday that it has stopped using its newest service firearm after “concerns” were reported by state trooper recruits who were the first to use the new Smith

Border corruption back in focus after guilty plea

For a region trying to salvage its reputation after being labeled a hotbed of public corruption, the news in Hidalgo County this week wasn’t good.

TX inmate executed, U.S. Supreme Court denies request for stay of execution

Texas has executed inmate Jose Villegas, who fatally stabbed three members of one family; a 24-year-old woman, her 3-year-old son, and her 51-year-old mother in 2001.