El Paso

Transportation programs to be nixed after losing state funding

Two state-funded transportation programs serving 1,166 El Paso county residents are getting nixed, according to officials from Project Amistad, the program provider.

Three teens indicted for alleged involvement in Central El Paso murder

Three El Paso teens have been formally indicted on murder charges stemming from the murder of 18-year-old Aaron Ochoa in a central El Paso parking lot on October 30, 2014.

UTEP receives Star Award from Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

UTEP’s Developmental Math Program has received the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s 2014 Star Award for exceptional contributions toward meeting one or more of the goals of the Texas higher education plan, Closing the Gap

5-year-old boy ejected in Dona Ana County crash

Dona Ana County Sheriff's Investigators are looking into what caused a single-vehicle rollover that ejected a five-year-old boy and injured three other children Monday night.

Support the El Paso Zoo and have a chance to win a new Hyundai

El Pasoans now have the unique opportunity to help support the El Paso Zoo and also have the chance to win a 2014 Hyundai Elantra that has been donated by Hyundai of El Paso.

El Paso shoppers not increasing budgets this holiday season

"Be realistic," says Hazel Kennedy Ledesma, Vice President of Administrative Services at GECU.

A wife expresses her love for her husband

In Tuesday's Service Salute, we honored Specialist David Herzog. His wife Amanda sent us the picture and said David is currently in Iraq and Qatar. Amanda said she is so proud of him and loves him very much.

Lace up those running shoes for the 38th Annual Turkey Trot

As many prepare for Thanksgiving festivities, others are preparing for the 38th Annual Turkey Trot hosted by the YMCA of El Paso.

Salvation Army partners with Marines to give toys to needy kids

The Salvation Army and the Marines are teaming up again this year for Toys For Tots.

Satellite TV Network hiring 150 in El Paso

One local company is looking for 150 new employees. DISH Network needs customer service representatives at its customer care center on the east side.

UPDATE: Missing man with Dementia located

UPDATE: El Paso Police said David Wayne Simmons, 56, was located at University Medical Center where he was receiving treatment.  No foul play is suspected. ORIGINAL STORY:

Changes coming to Fort Bliss' Cassidy and Sheridan gates

Based on the enduring security measures implemented October 20, 2014 and our continuing goal of providing the highest levels of safety and security to Fort Bliss, the following access control point changes will be effective December 22, 2014.

$15 donation will sponsor a wreath at Fort Bliss National Cemetery as part of 'Wreaths Across America'

The El Paso Composite Squadron of Civil Air Patrol wants the 45,000+ graves at Fort Bliss National Cemetery to be adorned with wreaths for the holidays as part of the Wreaths Across America program.

CBP encourages you to be a 'ready traveler' this Thanksgiving Holiday

U.S. Customs and Border Protection El Paso port of entry is reminding members of the traveling public when all inspection lanes are staffed under the All Lanes Open Initiative.

'Trees for Troops' spreads free holiday cheer

For soldiers serving away from home, it’s the little things that make the holidays easier. There’s an effort underway to ship 17,000 Christmas trees to soldiers around the world. Some of those trees are headed to Fort Bliss.