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UTEP assistant marching band director receives state recognition

A UTEP faculty member is receiving state recognition for his work Assistant marching band director and horn professor Richard Lambrecht has been named Texas Bandmaster of the Year.

Special ed students to compete in annual James Butler Spring Games

The James Butler Spring Games, one of Socorro Independent School District’s biggest events of the school year, will be March 25 at the SAC.

Varekai descends into the Don Haskins Center

A dormant volcano, a mystical forest and an ancient prophecy... The adventure of Icarus begins.

Motorists gear up for Central El Paso street closure

Starting Monday, Arizona Avenue will be closed as El Paso Water Utilities' crews work to make emergency repairs to a sewer line.

A brother saluting a brother

Monday's Service Salute was sent in by Mario Rey.

Police investigate 'shots fired' call at Central El Paso restaurant

El Paso Police responded to a 'shots fired' called Sunday night in Central El Paso.

Family of Marine killed in crash looking for help

The family of a former Marine killed in an Far East El Paso crash is looking for help to cover his death expenses.

Montwood HS could soon get new tennis courts

Montwood High School could soon get a new pair of tennis courts.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Backup on I-10 East near Resler

Traffic was brought to a crawl Sunday afternoon after an apparent crash along I-10 East near Resler in West El Paso.

Woman injured, rescued after hiking fall near Transmountain

El Paso Fire Department officials say a woman was rescued Sunday after injuring herself in the mountains off of Transmountain Road.

Parents of missing Mexican students to speak in El Paso

The parents of the 43 students that disappeared in Mexico last year will speak here in the Sun City. They're on a national speaking tour of the U.S.

Suspicious package prompts evacuation at Fort Bliss' Freedom Crossing

Fort Bliss officials say military police and an explosives team were called out to Freedom Crossing to investigate a suspicious package Saturday afternoon.

El Paso lawmaker files bill to allow medical marijuana in Texas

There's a new push to have Texas join the list of 23 states that allow the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. And it's a push being led by one of El Paso's state representatives.

3x3 basketball regional qualifier happening this weekend

Some El Paso basketball players are competing for a chance to represent our area, and maybe even our country this summer. The regional qualifier tournament for USA Basketball 3-on-3 is began Friday and set to wrap-up Saturday.