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Texas delays rollout of new teacher evaluations

 

Gonzalez capital murder trial continues, defense argues client didn't know victim was a cop

Nineteen-year-old Juan Antonio Gonzalez is on trial for allegedly killing a police officer - a condition that allows prosecutors to charge him with capital murder.

New Mexico school grades released, LCPS a mixed bag

 The report cards are in for New Mexico public schools as Governor Susana Martinez's administration has rated each sc

Report: New law led to statewide drop in abortions

The number of abortions in Texas decreased by about 13 percent statewide and 21 percent in the Lower Rio Grande Valley following the passage of strict abortion regulations that went into effect last November, according to a report that academic

Juarez police officer identified, murder suspect on loose

A murderer remains on the loose in Juarez, one day after two police officers and a teenage girl were shot near the U.S.-Mexico border. It happened on Juarez Avenue Wednesday afternoon right near the Paso del Norte Bridge.

UTEP grad Miertschin Tied for 11th at Pacific Coast Amateur

World Amateur No. 104 Corey Pereira cards second consecutive eight-under-par 62 to open a five stroke lead heading into the final round of the 48th Pacific Coast Amateur Championship at the Pine Canyon Club.

Track standouts aim for Junior Olympic gold

The El Paso Striders have a ton of talent at the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics in Houston this week... one of them is the group running the boys 17-18 relays...

Annual uniform swap day scheduled this weekend

Local families are invited to attend the annual school uniform sway day on Saturday. It will be held from 8 a.m. - 11 a.m. at Eastlake High School in Horizon City. Gently used uniforms can be donated, or exchanged.

Chihuahuas to Celebrate Latino Heritage

In honor of El Paso’s rich Hispanic culture and tradition, the El Paso Chihuahuas will celebrate Latino Heritage Night presented by Pepsi and Telemundo on Friday.

Returning EPISD students can now register online

El Paso Independent School District students can now register online for the 2014-15 school year. Online registration is open to all returning students.

UTEP women's golf earns All-Scholar Team GPA award

The UTEP women’s golf team has been awarded with the WGCA All-Scholar Team GPA Award for achieving the top overall grade point average in the country.

Six Miners earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

Combining their accomplishments in the classroom and in competition, six Miners earned spots on the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic team.

NMSU swimmer-to-be to compete at Commonwealth Games

Being raised in Mozambique, Africa, and then moving to the Netherlands to finish high school, Jannah Sonnenschein has already done more traveling before turning 18 than most people would.

What Does a "20% Chance of Rain" Actually Mean?

We have all have wondered at some point what does “20% chance of rain" mean? Does it mean it will rain 20% of the day?

Report: New law led to statewide drop in abortions