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Former EPISD administrator pleads guilty in scandal

The former head of the Priority Schools Division under former El Paso Independent School District superintendent Lorenzo Garcia pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday on a single conspiracy charge.

First day early voting turnout higher than last comparable election

The tally is in for the first day of early voting, and more El Pasoans turned out than for the first day in the last gubernatorial election.

UPDATE: Pedestrian involved in Thursday crash has died

UPDATE #2: Police say that 56-year-old Gloria Fong-Talamante died on Friday as a result of injuries sustained when she was struck by a car on Montana near Ochoa Street in Central El Paso Wednesday.

Fort Bliss soldier dies from injuries sustained in motorcycle crash

UPDATE: El Paso Police confirm that 23-year-old Andre Simpson died on Friday, October 17th as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle motorcycle crash on Thursday afternoon near Chapin High School.

EPPD: Man found dead linked to officer drive-by, woman's murder

El Paso Police investigators tell NewsChannel 9 they believe the man found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound is the suspect in the murder of a woman, as well as the drive-by shooting that left a local policeman in stable condition.

UTEP Receives $1.2 Million Grant to prepare bilingual speech language pathologists

The University of Texas at El Paso has received a grant from the U.S.

Employees encouraged to ditch the desk and join the Flying Horse Half Marathon & 5K Workplace Race

Workplaces across El Paso are taking the challenge to ditch their desks and push themselves toward the Finish Line at the Flying Horse Half Marathon & 5K Workplace Race.

Cut for the Cure to benefit Susan G. Komen El Paso

On Sunday, October 26th from 12:00pm-5:00pm, Gatzel Hair & Nails (1875 Saul Kleinfeld) will be hosting a Cut of the Cure™ in conjunction with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

EPPD investigating the discovery of woman's body in East El Paso home

UPDATE: EPPD says the suspect in this morning's homicide is also linked to last night's drive-by shooting of an EPPD officer.

Honoring a cafeteria manager who makes a difference in our community

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Susana Franco. She wanted to honor her aunt, Elma Portillo. Elma serves up lunch to students at Henderson Middle School.

Kids aboard school bus during crash, no injuries

El Paso Police responded to a traffic accident involving a truck and a school bus. The accident happened just after 7 a.m. on Edgemere and Lee Trevino. We're told the school bus was carrying students but no one was injured.

UPDATE: Police officer shot in drive-by shooting; suspect on the loose

An El Paso police officer was shot Monday night in an apparent drive-by shooting in the Lower Valley.

Bowling Championship coming to the Sun City

The 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championship is coming to the Sun City. Destination El Paso along with officials from the USBC made the announcement this afternoon in Downtown El Paso.

Federal judge recuses himself in corruption case

An El Paso federal judge is recusing himself, in the case of an El Paso man who pled guilty to public corruption and now wants to take it back.

New app provides safety resources for EPCC students

El Paso Community College students may feel safer with the addition of a new smart phone app.