Local News + Statewide News

Mayfield coach named Sectional Coach of the Year

Mayfield High School girls basketball coach George Maya was selected as a 2014 Sectional Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations.

Clint sophomore named Athlete of the Week!

This week's Student Athlete of the Week, presented by Subway, is Clint sophomore track and field athlete Isabel Herrera.  Isabel won the 300M Hurdles and the Long Jump last weekend at the El Dorado High School track and field meet at t

El Paso City Council adopts 2015 public art plan

El Paso City Council today approved six new public art projects which will improve the visual image of neighborhoods across the city.

Abbott, Senate leaders tout road funding plans

The day before Texas lawmakers begin considering a major transportation bill, state leaders made a concerted push for the measure as part of a larger effort to boost much-needed highway funding.

Texas Senate leaders propose $4.6 billion in tax breaks

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

Americas HS students honor alumni with safe driving campaign

The Christmas Eve car crash that killed three young adults is the reason why Americas High School Students created a Safety Driving Campaign.

Fort Hood soldier fatally shoots 3, kills self

A Fort Hood soldier killed two neighbors before fatally shooting his wife and then himself in an off-post domestic dispute, police said.

UTEP ready to defend Indoor T&F title

The UTEP track and field team will look to have its best performance of the indoor campaign this week at the Conference USA Championships held at the Birmingham CrossPlex.

Rhinos to host charity 'head shaving' event

The El Paso Rhinos hockey team in El Paso, Texas, will host a St. Baldrick’s Foundation signature head-shaving event to raise funds and awareness for lifesaving childhood cancer research on Saturday, Feb. 28.

UTEP volleyball to kick off spring 'friendly' season

The UTEP volleyball team will travel to Albuquerque, N.M. on Saturday to scrimmage the New Mexico Lobos starting at 11 a.m. MT in the Johnson Center.

NMSU swimming and diving gears up for WAC Championships

The New Mexico State swimming and diving team returns to the pool Wednesday, Feb. 25 for the first day of the 2015 WAC Championships at Palo Alto College.

Texas A&M Corps of Cadets selects first woman Commander

 

Officers shoot, kill Dallas fugitive suspected of sexual contact with child

UPDATE: New Mexico State Police have identified the man who was killed by officers after an hours-long standoff near Ruidoso early Saturday morning as Jason Concrief Carter, 21, from Dallas, Texas.

The Extreme "Hell Fire Burger"

A burger joint in Iowa is trying to warm things up this winter. The owner says the heat he's packed into a new burger will set a new world record. And it's so hot, anyone who orders one has to sign a legal waiver first!

Health Check February 24th

In Today’s Health Check, it is often called the most important meal of the day but there is a right way and a wrong way to eat breakfast.