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School record UTEP athletes named to C-USA Honor Roll

A school-record 140 UTEP student-athletes have been named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll, the league office announced Thursday afternoon.

NMSU men's and women's tennis to host final matches of season

The New Mexico State men’s tennis team has two matches this weekend at the NM State Tennis Center to conclude its spring schedule.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Stuck truck on Mesa and Montana

A oversized load carrying an industrial tank became stuck at the intersection at Montana and Mesa. You may want to take an alternate route in order to avoid congestion.

El Paso man arrested for practicing dentistry without a license

An area dentist found himself behind bars this morning after the El Paso Police Department alleges that he was practicing dentistry without a license for almost three years.

Chihuahuas pick up RHP Sexton from San Antonio

RHP Tim Sexton transferred to El Paso from Double-A San Antonio

UTEP tennis to honor three on Senior Day

The UTEP women’s tennis team will complete the 2014 regular season this weekend, while honoring seniors Rebeca Calvillo, Marie LeBlond and Gabi Vazquez on Senior Day at the El Paso Tennis Club.

Heinrich named Associate Athletic Director for Development for NMSU

New Mexico State Athletics Director McKinley Boston announced this week that Fred Heinrich has been named the Aggies’ new Associate Athletic Director for Development.

EPCSO: Woman charged with DWI had child in the car

A 38-year-old woman was arrested by El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies after they say she tried to flee a traffic stop while driving while intoxicated with her 4-year-old son in the car.

NMSU earns 29 All-WAC academic honors

The 2013-14 Academic All-WAC men and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s indoor track and field and men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have been announced.

Chihuahuas fall in first extra innings game

The El Paso Chihuahuas lost the first extra-inning game in team history Wednesday, falling to the Tacoma Rainiers 4-3 in 10 innings.

Rodney Atkins to perform at Freedom Crossing

Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss announced that country music star Rodney Atkins will be the first concert of their annual Let Freedom Sing Concert Series, on Friday, May 23rd, 2014. The concert is free and open to the public.

China's embrace of tequila affects TX, Mexican markets

*Correction appended. A whiff of tequila may conjure images of blue-green agave fields in the Mexican countryside, a raucous Texas dance hall or even a college frat house after a homecoming game.

Polling Center: Threading the needle on education

The trench warfare of the 2014 gubernatorial election has recently turned to education, as Republican Greg Abbott and Democrat

Local teams prepare for the Moonbuggy Race Competition in Alabama

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Outreach Canter in the New Mexico State University College of Education supports the two teams from LCPS high schools that are competing in the new NASA Human Exploration Rover Challen

City Development extends first mobile app to Android users

The Android version of the Build El Paso Inspection app is now available in the Google Play store.