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Textbook battles heat up as SBOE approval nears

A conservative grassroots group formed by a San Antonio man with ties to a national anti-Muslim organization has made a late entry into debate over new social studies textbooks for Texas schools, which are

New pedestrian bridge a homerun among residents

It may look messy now, but in just a few short months Martin Bartlett, City Spokesman for the Enginerring and Construction Department, says this area will transform into a bridge that connects Southwest University Ballpark to multiple downtown

Horizon City Christmas parade organizers seek participants

The Eastlake Lions Club wants you to participate in the 2014 Christmas Tree Lighting and Horizon City Christmas Parade. This year's theme is "Christmas in Peace; Peace in the Family and Peace in the Community."

Matinee of "A Tuna Christmas" to benefit HSSNM

A special matinee showing of "A Tuna Christmas" will benefit the Humane Society of Southern New Mexico.

EPISD Board of Managers votes to extend lease at central El Paso headquarters

The El Paso Independent School District Board of Managers voted to extend their lease with the City of El Paso for their central office headquarters on Boeing Drive through April 2017 at the district board meeting Monday night.

Texas DPS Foundation names Board of Directors Advisory Committee members

The Texas Department of Public Safety Foundation is pleased to announce the election of the inaugural members of the foundation’s Board of Directors and Advisory Committee.

Consultants get a cut of state incentive deals

When companies seeking tax breaks or financing dangle the prospect of new jobs in front of states like Texas and California, they often aren't the only ones standing to profit from taxpayer-funded competition for economic development. 

Healthy recipes for National Healthy Eating Day

Wednesday November 5 was National Healthy Eating Day. In honor of the day, Sierra Providence Health Network teamed up with the American Heart Association to promote healthier eating. .

Honoring a military member for Service Salute

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent to us by Angel Diaz. Angel said we are looking at her soldier, Jessie Banderas. Thank you Angel for sending us the photo and thank you Jessie for your service to our country.

Toddler found by himself on West El Paso street

A toddler was found wandering west El Paso by himself Tuesday morning.

Textbook Battles Heat Up as SBOE Approval Nears

A conservative grassroots group formed by a San Antonio man with ties to a national anti-Muslim organization has made a late entry into debate over new social studies textbooks for Texas schools, which are set to gain final approval from the st

Local artist featured in the New York Times

37-year-old Jesus Alvarado, also known as Cimi, was featured in The New York Times over the weekend. The Times article mentioned his mural "El Corrido Del Segundo Barrio"

Soldiers to arrive in El Paso Tuesday following ebola mission

Sixty-nine U.S. Servicemembers will arrive in El Paso tomorrow after being deployed to West Africa to help in the fight against ebola.

Las Cruces among New Mexico's safest cities

Violent crime is on the decline in Las Cruces, and the city is now one of the safest in the state.