Positively El Paso

WATCH: NC9 'Stars of El Paso' special

There are many local bands, but few get the opportunity to play professionally.

UT Regents recoginize 5 UTEP faculty as Best in System

The University of Texas System Board of Regents has awarded five UTEP faculty members the highest honor the group bestows: the Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award.

New research leader joins Texas Tech University

Peter Rotwein, M.D., will join Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) El Paso as Assistant Vice President of Research, Associate Dean of Research, Chair of the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Regional Dean of the Graduate S

Ice Bucket Challenge makes a splash in El Paso

A social media stunt has arrived in El Paso. If you have not heard of it, you will soon. The Ice Bucket Challenge has become a viral movement on social media sites.

Legendary rock band Heart to appear at Abraham Chavez Theatre

Legendary hard rock band Heart, led by sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson, are on their way to El Paso in the fall.

YISD Back to School Rally to giveaway 2,500 backpacks

For the fifth year in a row, the Ysleta Independent School District is lending a much-needed helping hand to El Paso-area families.

Emergence Health Network holds prom for IDD clients

Prom is usually an end of the school event but on friday, there was a special prom held before school.

Plaza Classic Film Festival kicks off this week

El Paso's beloved Plaza Classic Film Festival is back! The iconic festival kicks off Thursday, August 7th and will run through Sunday,August, 17th.

Twin Peaks to open second location in West El Paso

The popular chain restaurant Twin Peaks, which has experienced great success at its location at the Fountains at Farah is opening a new West El Paso location.

International Jugglers' Association selects El Paso as Festival Site

Destination El Paso is pleased to announce that El Paso has been selected as the site of the 69th Annual International Jugglers’ Association Festival, scheduled for July 24-31, 2016.

El Paso Artspace project receives funding

The Artspace El Paso project cleared a major hurdle Thursday afternoon at the Texas Capitol in Austin.

First Beats and Eats Music Festival to be held in September

Music lovers get ready to dance the night away as a new music festival is coming to the Sun City.

Thomas and Friends pull into the station at El Paso Exploreum

HIT Entertainment, a leading provider of quality children’s entertainment, and KCOS invite El Paso area children to join Thomas on a fun-filled, sing along adventure by helping Thomas find his way from Tidmouth Sheds to Brendam Docks usin

El Paso Chihuahuas’ Chico, UTEP’s Paydirt Pete to meet fans at Centennial Museum

El Paso Chihuahuas mascot Chico and UTEP Miners mascot Paydirt Pete will be available for a meet-and-greet from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1 at UTEP’s Centennial Museum.

El Paso County Sheriff's Explorers receive awards at national competition

A group of young El Pasoans have something to be extremely proud of this week!