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Calculator directive for 8th-graders draws concerns

     

EPISD students protest schedule change, teacher displacements

 Dozens of H.S. Hut Brown Middle School students stayed after school Monday, but they didn't have detention, they were holding a demonstration.

Fort Bliss historian helps others ride with Pancho Villa

In the predawn hours of March 9, 1916, Francisco “Pancho” Villa and his band of several hundred villistas descended upon the town of Columbus, N.M., in hopes of obtaining needed military equipment, supplies and horses in the hands o

Monday marks one year anniversary of demolition of city hall

One year ago Monday downtown El Paso looked a little like a ghost town as city hall came tumbling down.

UTEP celebrates Track & Field history with Vandeburg, Beamon

The man credited with turning the UTEP track & field program into a national power, Wayne Vandeburg served as the head coach of the men's track & field team from 1967-72.

Smokers may lose out on job opportunities

If you smoke you will not get hired. This is the new policy El Paso County Sheriff Richard Wiles is implementing at the Sheriff’s Office.

El Paso County Commissioners celebrate UTEP basketball team

El Paso County Commissioners made it official Monday morning, declaring a holiday in the Sun City. County Commissioners declared Monday UTEP Women's Basketball Team Day.

Trial begins for woman accused of running over, killing cyclist

The trial for a woman accused of running over and killing a bicyclist in Fabens nearly 5 years ago started Monday.

Trial begins for woman accused of running over, killing cyclist

The trial for a woman accused of running over and killing a bicyclist in Fabens nearly 5 years ago started Monday.

Crews battling fire in the Lincoln National Forest

UPDATE: ______________________________________________________________________________ FIREFIGHTERS CONTINUE WORKING AROUND THE CLOCK TO HELP CONTAIN THE WILDFIRE NEAR CLOUDCROFT.

As the deadline draws closer, the rush is on

The deadline to file tax returns is less than two days away. Over 100 million people have filed their returns already, but they are expecting another 35 million to file between now and the midnight deadline.

UTEP soccer player recognized as Top-10 Senior at UTEP

Miner soccer standout Tori Martyn has been recognized as a Top Ten senior at UTEP. She was officially presented the honor at the 2014 UTEP Honors Convocation at Magoffin Auditorium on April 13.

Fabens FD asks community for donations for family of 8 displaced by fire

Six children and their parents are without a home after a fire destroyed their Fabens mobile home Saturday afternoon. It happened around 4:00 p.m. near South East River Street in Fabens.

Outlaws racing returns to El Paso Speedway Park

After spending the month of March and early April in the western states, the World of Outlaws begins their trek toward the Midwest, but not before settling some unfinished business in Texas.

NMSU slugger earns WAC hitter of the week award

For the second time this season and in her career, junior outfielder/catcher Lacey Rother earned Hitter of the Week accolades from the Western Athletic Conference for her performance April 7-13.