El Paso

Child Crisis Center raising funds to help hundreds affected by child abuse

Disturbing numbers from Texas Child Protective Services show there were more than 2,200 confirmed victims of child abuse/neglect in El Paso County in 2013. It is a figure that is no better than five years ago.

Plume over New Mexico confounds meterologists, military personnel

It's the mystery over New Mexico. A mysterious green blob appeared on weather radar Monday evening over Southern New Mexico and it's baffling everyone from the National Weather Service to the military.

Former soldier accused in baby's death gets reduced bond

A father accused of burying his infant son in the New Mexico desert got a reduced bond Wednesday. Jeffrey Farrey, a former Fort Bliss soldier, is accused of injury to a child by omission.

Three men arrested in Ace Cash Express robbery

El Paso Police arrested three men after robbery at an eastside Ace Cash Express just before 10:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Spring kicks off with El Paso Youth Baseball

The Spring Equinox may be on Thursday, but everyone knows that spring isn’t really here until baseball season kicks off.

Construction to begin on new Fort Bliss hospital, job fair Wednesday

Construction is set to begin on the hospital that will replace William Beaumont Army Medical Center. The new facility, which is being built near East El Paso at Loop 375 and Spur 601, is scheduled to be complete by November 2016.

City Council vows to adopt better bike lane standards

The Sun City will continue spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to make El Paso more a more bike friendly community. A plan is moving forward to build more than 50 new miles of bike lanes in the city.

In Texas, a push to get young adults enrolled in ACA

Obamacare advocates are working to mobilize young adults, a demographic that's key to the Affordable Care Act’s success, to sign up for insurance through the federal marketplace ahead of the March 31 deadline for open enrollment.

Franklin High School student returns from Honeywell Academy

A Franklin High School Student was awarded a special scholarship from Honeywell to attend this year's Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy (HLCA).

El Paso and Juarez men among those to receive Medal of Honor posthumously

Five Texans, including one El Pasoan and one Juarez man, will be honored alongside 19 other heroes Tuesday, March 18. LIVE STREAM

NMSU to host International Festival this weekend

New Mexico State University’s Office of International and Border Programs and the City of Las Cruces will host the International Festival 2014 from 12-4 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at the Las Cruces Convention Center.

UTEP to hold single spring graduation ceremony at Sun Bowl Stadium

There are some big changes to this years' spring graduation ceremony at UTEP.  Commencement ceremonies are usually held inside the Don Haskins Center, but this year the celebration is moving outside and will be held at Sun Bowl Stadium

7th Annual Downtown KidsPalooza scheduled for March 29

The 7th Annual Downtown KidsPalooza is scheduled for Saturday, March 29, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

20-year-old sustains serious injuries in Northeast crash

A 20-year-old woman was seriously injured in an early morning single vehicle crash in Northeast El Paso.

B-17 'Flying Fortress,' P-51 'Mustang' to fly high above El Paso skies

There are few things in a lifetime that could compare with the pure exhilaration of lift-off in a piece of history.