El Paso

Easy way to cook light summer meals

Friday morning on NewsChannel 9 Today, Mike Welhouse from the Texas Roadhouse cooked up some yummy summer treats.

Affidavit: Catholic diocese employee admits to child porn

An affidavit alleges an El Paso Catholic Diocese employee and school board member admitted to downloading child porn.

Wiz Khalifa's attorney claimed rapper never received notice to appear in court

Rapper Wiz Khalifa is wanted in El Paso - and not for his music. But his new attorney says it's all a big mistake.

Man arrested for allegedly tattooing teenage girl

An El Paso man was arrested and charged with tattooing a 16-year-old girl in his home without a license to operate a tattoo shop.

YISD Back to School Rally to giveaway 2,500 backpacks

For the fifth year in a row, the Ysleta Independent School District is lending a much-needed helping hand to El Paso-area families.

Mom charged in connection with hot car toddler death

Investigators with El Paso Police Department's Crimes Against Persons unit have arrested and charged the mother of a toddler that was found unresponsive after being left in an east El Paso car on July 6.

The Plaza Classic Film Festival kicks off Thursday

STARTING THURSDAY Plaza Classic Film Festival August 7 - August 17 Locations: Plaza Theatre, Mills Plaza Parking Garage, Southwest University Park, Mills Street, The Foundation Room

YMCA of El Paso helping parents become better teachers

YMCA of El Paso is helping parents become better teachers with their PAT Program. Parents as Teachers is a program where AmeriCorp members work with low income families and teach parents to become their child's first teacher.

Camping, concerts in the works for Chihuahuas ballpark

El Paso Chihuahuas management tells NewsChannel 9 it's working to make sure El Pasoans get their $72 million worth out of Southwest University Park, even after the boys of summer are gone.

$250K restitution paid to the City

More than $250,000 has been paid back to the City of El Paso through restitution payments. Internal auditors found over several years cases of questionable expenses .

Two El Paso teachers to compete for Texas Teacher of the Year award

Two El Paso teachers were named ESC Region 19 Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year Wednesday and will advance to compete for the Texas Teacher of the Year Award.

Border Violence Prompts Railroad to Seek Waiver

One of the country’s largest freight railroad operators is requesting permission from the federal government to adjust its operations in Texas because of violence on the Mexican side of the border, including the fatal shooting in May of a

Alleged DWI driver had twelve outstanding warrants

An El Paso man found himself behind bars early on Wednesday morning after police saw a passenger of his truck leaning out of the rear passenger window not wearing a seatbelt.

Southwest University Park named best new ballpark

Southwest University Park, the home of the El Paso Chihuahuas, has been named the Ballparks.com Ballpark of the Year for 2014.

Warrant issued for rapper Wiz Khalifa's arrest

Rapper Cameron Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa was due in an El Paso court today to face charges stemming from a May arrest for marijuana possession at the El Paso International Airport, but now, a warrant was issued for his