Positively El Paso

Hueco Tanks in running for USA Today contest

Visit El Paso is pleased to announce that Hueco Tanks State Park and Historic Site is one of 20 finalists in the running for USA Today’s 10 Best State Parks Readers’ Choice contest.

EPCC takes part in national reading program; hosts students at Northwest campus

Educators at the El Paso Community College are enlisting the help of a famous series of books to get the word out about the importance of reading.

Wyler Aerial Tramway celebrates 14th Anniversary

Wyler Aerial Tramway State Park will be celebrating its 14th year anniversary since its re-opening, and wants to invite the public to join the celebration that will take place Saturday, March 14th 2015 from 12:00PM to 5:00PM.

Weezer, Rob Zombie set to headline 2015 StreetFest

It has become an annual summer tradition in Downtown El Paso, and this year's lineup may prove to be one of the best the city has ever seen.

El Paso goes crazy for some sharp dressed men

LIVENATION, in conjunction with Destination El Paso announced iconic Texas rockers ZZ Top will perform at the Abraham Chavez Theater on Tuesday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m.

Mass of Celebration will honor memory of Jesuit Priests buried at Concordia Cemetery

Twenty-eight men of the cloth. That is the number of Jesuit Priests and Brothers who are buried at the Jesuit Garden at Concordia Cemetery and this weekend, the second annual Mass of Celebration will be held in their honor.

Thousands visit Digie during first week

El Paso’s new digital wall is proving to be a popular stop for those visiting the downtown area.

EPISD counselors prepare for mental health emergencies

Several El Paso ISD counselors gathered at Lafarelle Middle School in Northeast El Paso Wednesday to take part in an 8-hour mental health first aid course.

NHRA champions visit Western Tech students

Antron Brown, 2012 NHRA Top Fuel world champion and driver of the Don Schumacher Racing-owned Matco Tools dragster, visited Western Technical College in El Paso, Texas for the seventh consecutive year on Wednesday.

SISD pays for all high school juniors to take SAT exam

Wednesday was a very important day for the Junior class in all Socorro Independent School District Schools.

Want to sing the National Anthem at a Chihuahuas game?

The Chihuahuas are seeking National Anthem and God Bless America singers to perform at home games.

YISD students, teachers display artwork on hand-painted shovels

A group of hand-painted shovels are now on display at La Galeria De La Mision De Senecu, 8455 Alameda Ave

Go Red 2015: Heart Health Apps

NewsChannel 9 is partnering with the Sierra Providence Health Network and the American Heart Association to promote heart health in February.

Tickets still available for inaugural 'Brew at the Zoo'

The El Paso Zoological Society invites you to its inaugural Brew at the Zoo fundraising event to be held at the El Paso Zoo on Saturday, February 28 from 6-10 p.m.

Mariachi group needs your help to perform at Disneyland

Several young musicians are getting the opportunity of a lifetime.  They'll perform on Good Friday at Disneyland in California.