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Roses are red thanks to two borderland residents

Thorns can't keep Roger "Doc" Stalker and his wife Marlene away from pruning at the El Paso Rose Garden.

Hearts hidden in Downtown El Paso

In a mere 4 weeks, on Valentine’s Day, couples will exchange gifts and dine together in an effort to express their love. Singles will seek candidates for what could be their potential mate and make plans to share in the romance.

Largest cocaine seizure since 2010 at Columbus POE found in cement

A 60-year-old Las Cruces man was arrested at the Columbus Port of Entry on Friday for allegedly attempting smuggle over thirteen pounds of cocaine valued at $435,000 hidden in joint cement.

East Point Elementary's 'precautionary lockdown' lifted

Officials with Ysleta ISD confirm to NewsChannel 9 that the lockdown at East Point Elementary, on the city's eastside, has been lifted.

Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services, Inc. to host annual fundraising dinner

Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services, Inc. (DMRS) will hold its 6th Annual Fundraising Dinner on February 5, 2015 at 5:30 PM at the Camino Real Hotel located at 101 South El Paso Street.

Passwords you shouldn't be using in 2015

Almost all your important information in life these days is proctected by a password, sometimes a simple one to crack.

McCaul plan would fund Guard, aid Border Patrol

 

Inmates involved in deadly TDCJ bus crash released from Odessa hospital

Three of the inmates who were injured in last week's deadly Texas Department of Criminal Justice bus crash were released from the Odessa hospital where they had been treated on Wednesday.

Horizon City PD nabs alleged home burglar from California

A 39-year-old California man was arrested early Wednesday morning as he was allegedly trying to enter a Horizon City home with a gun.

First Texas execution of 2015 set for Wednesday

 

Healthy Food Substitutes for Fattening Food

 Have you been putting off that New Year's diet? Well, it's not too late to start. A few changes in your ingredients can make a big difference on your waistline.

How to safely drive on Black Ice

We are tracking a storm system that could potentially create icy weather starting Thursday through Friday. This means driving conditions could get a little tricky as some of this rain/ice could create black ice on the roads.

Providence Memorial opening new geriatric mental illness unit

A local hospital is focusing on the care of the elderly. Providence Memorial Hospital has opened a unit to help treat elderly patients with mental illness.