Monday, August 25, 2014 - 5:28pm

El Paso

1 in 8 residents rely on food pantries: El Pasoans Fighting Hunger releases new study

The face of hunger is changing in El Paso. One in eight people in El Paso County rely on food pantries -- this according to a newly released study by El Pasoans Fighting Hunger.

TRAFFIC ALERT: 5-car pileup on I-10 west snarls traffic

El Paso has seen a fair share of traffic accidents in the same area of I-10 westbound the past few weeks, this afternoon is no exception.

EPISD teacher begins fifth term as Texas Classroom Teachers Association district director

Margaret Cordova, a second-grade teacher at EPISD's Fannin Elementary School began her fifth term as the Texas Classroom Teachers Association district director on August 1, 2014.

Preparation is key for healthy kids' lunches

This morning, we kicked off our Back to School week with information about healthy lunches for your kiddos! Joining us from New You fitness is our Health and Fitness expert Lizzie Martinez.

Man wanted for abandoning and endangering a child

El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies are looking for a man wanted for abandoning and endangering a child.

El Paso County Sheriff's Office allows public free use of incinerator

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is aiming residents with a free tool against identity theft.

Plaza Classic Film Festival ends today

If you still haven't been to the Plaza Classic Film Festival this year tonight is your last chance.

El Paso City Council to vote on proposed tax hike Tuesday

El Paso's city council is scheduled to issue its final verdict when it comes a proposed property tax rate hike.

Update: One person dead after rollover crash in West El Paso

Update: According to police a 21-year old man is dead after a two car rollover crash in West El Paso. It happened on I-10 West near Redd Road at about 2 a.m Sunday morning.

El Paso Democrats say Perry indictment “not a political ploy”

Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s indictment was met with mixed reaction from El Pasoans.

YISD hosts Back To School Rally, backpack giveaway

The Ysleta Independent School District helped gear up their students for the upcoming school year. YISD gave away 2,500 backpacks Saturday morning full of school supplies which students said will help their families save some money.

New hybrid cardiovascular operating room opens in El Paso

The new Hybrid Cardiovascular Operating Room at Del Sol Medical Center officially opened Friday.  The hospital said the new $3.5 million state-of-the-art facility will give patients faster, and less invasive, treatment.

Canutillo experiencing population boom and influx of new businesses, including Nautica store

The western and northwestern portions of El Paso County are welcoming a “flood” of new stores, restaurants, service providers and residents according to County Commissioner Patrick Abeln.

UMC needs help identifying unresponsive patient

University Medical Center is reaching out to the El Paso and surrounding communities this afternoon asking their assistance identifying a man who is currently unresponsive after being transported to the hospital by ambulance earlier this week.<