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Sixth Texas woman to face execution

A 38-year-old Arlington woman is scheduled to be executed in Texas on Wednesday for the starvation death of her girlfriend’s son, Davontae Marcel Williams.

Sierra County commissioner upset over Spaceport delays

A Sierra County commissioner says he's losing patience after yet another delay at Spaceport America. But it's how Walter Armijo found out about Virgin Galactic pushing back its launch date that really makes him upset.

Analysts: Employers looking to hire more this season

With holiday season just around the corner, now might be a good time to start looking for a job. 

EPISD extends Cabrera's contract by a year

Just a few weeks into the new school year and it’s already report card time, at least for EPISD Superintendent Juan Cabrera.

Chapin WR named Academy Sports Right Stuff Player to Watch

Brannon Bullit – Chapin Junior Receiver – 6-1, 175 lbs: Bullit is just that, a bullet on the field. Last season, Bullit was one of the top receivers in the city, on a team loaded with talent, but tore his ACL in Week 6.

Law Enforcement Groups Come Out For Gay Marriage

Two prominent county sheriffs and a group of law enforcement officers filed a brief in federal court Tuesday in support of gay marriage, saying the state has failed to give gay and lesbian first responders “the equal dignity and respect t

Texas' New Social Studies Textbooks Under Fire

Several academics pointed to flaws — including inaccurate descriptions of world religions and out-of-date racial terminology — in proposed social studies textbooks up for adoption by the Texas State Board of Education.

City of Sunland Park considers annexing Santa Teresa Country Club

UPDATE: Sunland Park City Representatives voted unanimously to begin a dialogue with Santa Teresa residents about the possibility of annexing the community.

Law Enforcement Groups Come Out For Gay Marriage

Two prominent county sheriffs and a group of law enforcement officers filed a brief in federal court Tuesday in support of gay marriage, saying the state has failed to give gay and lesbian first responders “the equal dignity and respect t

Hyundai Sun Bowl, YMCA CFB National Championship Contest

The Sun Bowl Association and the YMCA of El Paso are giving football fans around the country the chance to win tickets to the 2015 College Football National Championship by participating in the YMCA Hyundai Sun Bowl National Championship Challe

UTEP men's golf struggles at Golfweek Challenge

The UTEP men’s golf team struggled to find a rhythm at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. The Miners finished with a 55-over par 919 (304-315-300).

Child Services had contact with family of Texas toddler who was killed

There were signs of suspected abuse of a Texas toddler who was found dead Friday in a shallow grave. Tony Plohetski reports Child Protective Services had received multiple reports on the two year-old boy.

EBT program deemed huge success at the Las Cruces Farmers’ & Crafts Market

Officials said Tuesday, the EBT program at the Farmers' & Crafts Market on Main Street reached its one year anniversary and continues to show promise for the community.

UTEP Women’s Golf Ties For 13th at Dick McGuire

The UTEP women’s golf team posted its best round of the young season on Tuesday and concluded the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational tied for 13th place.

NMSU to host New Mexico in Battle of I-25

The New Mexico State football team goes head-to-head with their in-state rivals the New Mexico Lobos in the 106th meeting of the Rio Grande Rivalry Saturday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. (MT) in Las Cruces, N.M.