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NMSU holds ribbon cutting during UNM game

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be taking place on the field during the second time out during the NMSU-UNM football game on Saturday, September 20th with representatives from ASNMSU and Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino to celebrate

JROTC root beer fundraiser for MDA Sept. 20

The Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) will be hosting the Root Beet Float Sale-a-Thon at local Walgreens stores in El Paso to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

Iron Boy boxing comes to El Paso

On the heels of its fourteenth consecutive event in Phoenix, Iron Boy Promotions branches out to El Paso, Texas, where it promises to deliver the same quality and explosive action as it has in Arizona.

Franklin HS teacher awarded statewide Humanities Award

Franklin High School U.S. History teacher, Laura Strelzin Bagley, has been named as one of only thirteen recipients of the 2014 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

Caught on Cam: New Mexico 'carnie' jail brawl

A New Mexico carnival worker is recovering after two brutal assaults inside the Bernalillo County Jail.

Fort Bliss movie premieres at Fort Bliss Grand Theatre

'Fort Bliss' the movie which stars Michelle Monaghan as an Army Medic and single mother who returns from an extended deployment in Afghanistan starts Friday at The Grand Theatre on post.

More than 740 people exposed to Tuberculosis in El Paso hospital nursery

More than 700 patients and 40 employees were exposed to a hospital employee with an active case of Tuberculosis in the post-partum and newborn nursery area of Providence Memorial Hospital according to the City of El Paso Department of Public He

Italian food that will make your stomach smile

Linguini With Shrimp In Walnut Cream Sauce Ingredients: 1/2 lb Linguini cooked al dente 4 oz butter 1 tsp flour 2 tbsp chopped shallots

Manhattan Heights neighborhood celebrating 100 years of rich history with block party

It's one of the most historic neighborhoods in El Paso and it has reached a major milestone.  Manhattan Heights residents will celebrate the neighborhood's centennial anniversary with a block party on Saturday.

Education board members question teacher prep requirements

Texas education officials took an initial step Thursday toward asking the state to reconsider raising the minimum college GPA needed for prospective educators to enter certification programs.

Centennial Remains Undefeated

Centennial got a taste of Texas football on Thursday and remains undefeated.  The Hawks scored four unanswered touchdowns in the second half to beat Socorro 48-18 at the Field of Dreams in Las Cruces.

NMSU Men’s Basketball Season Tickets Available Friday

Season tickets for the New Mexico State men’s basketball team go on sale Friday, Sept. 19 at 10 a.m. (MST).

UTEP Volleyball Ready For Last Tournament and C-USA Opener

After a highly-competitive weekend against No. 12 BYU and No. 8 Colorado State, the UTEP Miners will head back on the road as they round out non-conference play with the University of Denver Invitational.

Suspect arrested in drug deal turned murder

A drug deal gone wrong. That's what El Paso Police say was the motive behind a murder in the northeast in July. They've arrested 37-year-old Daniel Sanders.

Volunteer fire department serving up breakfast Saturday.

The Santa Teresa Volunteer Fire Dept., 101 Teresa Paseo Dr., is selling breakfast Saturday morning to raise funds for expenses at the firehouse.