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UTEP Begins Spring Drills

Spring Football is off to a soggy stat. At 8:15 Monday morning, Coach Sean Kugler blew his whistle and the first of 15 spring drills began despite a steady drizzle.

Irish celebrate a TAPPS soccer state championship

Cathedral High School celebrated today with an assembly in their gym, celebrating another state championship, their third title in all athletics at the school this season.

Eagles to face Highlanders in huge playoff matchup

You may have to look pretty far back in the archives to find a bigger game than the Region 1 Quarterfinals coming up next week between #4 Bel Air and #5 Andress boys.

Catholic survey seeking input on family related issues

If you're Catholic and you have an opinion about same sex marriage, divorce, of  other family related topics, Pope Francis wants to hear from you.

USBC holds special events leading up to Open Championships

The El Paso Convention Center recently was transformed into a state-of-the-art bowling facility, and the special venue opened its doors for the first time this weekend, welcoming competitors for three special events.

More troopers, less surging under GOP border bill

 

Aggies finish 10th at NIT

The New Mexico State men’s golf team finished the 2015 National Invitational Tournament tied for 10th, Monday, March 2, which was hosted by Arizona in Tucson.

UTEP men's golf finishes 4th at NIT

The UTEP men’s golf team shot a final round of nine-over par (297) at the National Invitational Tournament. UTEP (287-290-297-874) finished fourth on the leaderboard.

The Borderland is in for an active week weather wise!

The Borderland saw a cloudy, cool Monday with on/off area light rain showers moving through a soaking down both large parts of both El Paso and Las Cruces.

Local high school dance team wins national championship

A local high school dance team is now national champions. We told you about the San Elizario Golden Starlettes and the national competition they were headed to in Orlando, Florida.

Local reactions to Israeli Prime Minister's upcoming speech to Congress

Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to speak in front of congress tomorrow. His speech is causing a stir among lawmakers. 

Las Cruces students walkout over controversial PARCC exam

Thousands of students across New Mexico got up and left the classroom Monday morning to protest a new state mandated exam, which determines whether or not they get their diplomas. 

EPCC takes part in national reading program; hosts students at Northwest campus

Educators at the El Paso Community College are enlisting the help of a famous series of books to get the word out about the importance of reading.

City of El Paso looking at easing billboard relocation rules

El Paso leaders are looking at possibly easing up on some rules when it comes to billboards in the Sun City. Specifically, signs installed in locations that might not make the most sense.

Army investigating death of Fort Bliss soldier who died in Africa

Fort Bliss officials confirm that the U.S. Army is investigating the death of a Fort Bliss soldier stationed in Eastern Africa.