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Texas' rising graduation rates spark renewed doubts


Experts say gas prices could continue to drop

As gas prices continue to drop across the country, drivers are getting some much needed relief at the pumps.  "It's going to put a lot more money in my pocket," said Daniel Madrid, an El Paso resident. 

Several facilities will be closed in Las Cruces due to the 2014 Whole Enchilada Fiesta

Several City of Las Cruces facilities will be closed in the Hadley Avenue Complex during the 2014 Whole Enchilada Fiesta Friday, Sept. 26, through Sunday, Sept. 28.

Rain brings plenty of weeds around town

There is a new infestation in the borderland. The heavy rain and flooding we saw the past few weeks gives the ground the perfect conditions to allow weeds to grow.

Coronado Wins in OT

There was concern at T-Bird field on Thursday evening.  A legitimate fear the scoreboard would blow a fuse from overuse. Coronado and El Dorado combined for 92 points before the T-Birds prevailed 50-42 in overtime.

Prosecutor: Reply to Perry Filing Likely to Come Next Month

Gov. Rick Perry's legal team was quick to challenge the criminal indictment against him in August, making its position known within days of the governor's booking.

Bill Snyder says UTEP can cause issues for K-State

When UTEP takes the field at Bill Snyder Family Stadium Saturday to face #25 Kansas State they will be a 30 point underdog.

NMSU Men's Basketball Announces Staff Hires

The New Mexico State men’s basketball program announced today that they have bolstered their coaching staff with the hire of Tim Daniels and the promotions of Preston Laird and Bryan Mondragon

UTEP Continues Conference Play at Home

UTEP Volleyball returns to Memorial Gym with the season’s first full weekend of Conference USA matches. The Miners will face off against UNT on Friday at 7 p.m. (MT) and FAU on Sunday at 12 p.m.

NM State Opens WAC Play at UTPA

The New Mexico State soccer team heads to the state of Texas for its Western Athletic Conference opener at Texas Pan American. The match is scheduled for a 6 p.m. Saturday at the Edinburg Baseball Stadium.

Espanola Police catch 'ghost' on surveillance cam

Surveillance video recently taken at the Espanola police station is a bit freaky.

Man returns rental car with 139 pounds of pot to Albuquerque airport

Aviation officers at New Mexico's Albuquerque International Airport arrested a man who allegedly left 139 pounds of pot in a rental car and then returned to try to get it back.

Peter Piper Pizza expanding to Horizon City location

Horizon City is about to get a new popular restaurant! Pizza Properties, Inc. has announced the expansion of the popular Peter Piper Pizza chain into Horizon City, TX.

Over $40,000 worth of marijuana seized near Clint cotton farm

Two Mexican citizens were arrested in a Clint cotton field early Tuesday morning after Border Patrol Agents found the pair who were allegedly attempting to smuggle over $40,000 in marijuana into the United States.

UVA suspect in court

32-year-old Jesse Matthew, Jr., wanted in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, was captured Wednesday night in Texas.