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Vigil held for slain Texas high school football player

A prayer vigil was held Tuesday night for a Stevens High School senior who was shot to death on the city's far West Side.

NMSU Police search for man who made threat against DACC student

UPDATE: Classes will resume at DACC East mesa Campus Wednesday after a threat was made against a student on Tuesday afternoon. NMSU Police are now actively searching for the woman's ex-boyfriend, Jaime Duran.

Healthy Life, Happy Life: A former food addict shares her story

Healthy Life, Happy Life Tip - Common habits that can affect your health include eating in front of the TV or computer, eating when you are stressed, dining out, not being cautious of portion sizes, and rewarding yourself with food.

Faith Leaders Rally at Texas Capitol for Gay Rights

Faith leaders from across Texas gathered Tuesday at the state Capitol, urging legislators to lift the state's ban on gay marriage and pass laws forbidding discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Faith Leaders Rally at Texas Capitol for Gay Rights

Faith leaders from across Texas gathered Tuesday at the state Capitol, urging legislators to lift the state's ban on gay marriage and pass laws forbidding discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Dealers Reach Out, but Tesla Slams the Door

Would Tesla Motors stumble if it sold its high-end electric cars through franchised dealerships like every other car manufacturer must in Texas? Elon Musk, the company’s CEO and a champion of disruptive technologies, seems to think so. 

Saluting a National Guard member

Wednesday's Service Salute was sent in by Laura Pennington. She wanted to honor her daughter, Kayla Ambrose. We're told she is with the National Guard stationed in Nebraska. Kayla is also a junior at Doña Ana College.

Looking for work? Here's an opportunity

Workforce Solutions Borderplex is hosting a job fair. Wednesday's job fair is targeted in the transportation, governmental & agriculture industries. There will be more than 48 employers looking to fill more than 475 jobs.

Teachers at Mesa Vista celebrate fundraising success by eating a smelly egg

Students and faculty at one Lower Valley school celebrated a successful fundraiser by having a couple of their teachers eat a black, smelly egg on Tuesday.

Do You Have Borers in Your Ash? Oh, no!!

I snapped this picture of my Rayburn Ash tree. See the tiny holes? Do your trees have any holes like that? That's a very bad sign, and, if left untreated, may lead to the death of your tree.

Local High School softball field gets new name

The softball field at Montwood High School in East El Paso now has an actual name. Students, faculty and staff gathered there earlier this afternoon for the naming ceremony.

Bourbon arrives on Cincinnatti

No matter where you are, from New Orleans to right here in the borderland, today is still Fat Tuesday.

Private Dallas college plans to put students to work

    As part of an ongoing effort to become more affordable, a private college in Dallas is putting its students to work. 

New Mexico schools to ban some students from class

If you don't have your child's vaccination records they can't attend school, at least not in 2 New Mexico cities.