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Borderland Congressman discusses arming teachers with weapons

One local congressman is speaking out about security in schools and the need to keep our kids safe.

Beaumont welcomes Dwyer as new senior enlisted advisor

More than 100 attended the William Beaumont Army Medical Center change of responsibility ceremony, on the Northeast Lawn, April 4.

El Paso Counsel of Judges will not increase indigent defense attorney pay

The County of El Paso will not increase indigent defense attorney's pay for now. The Counsel of Judges made the decision Friday.

Girlfriend convicted of killing with stiletto heel gets life in prison

(CNN) -- Ana Trujillo, convicted of killing her Texas boyfriend by repeatedly stabbing him with a stiletto heel, has been sentenced to life in prison, a legal assistant to her attorney said Friday.

El Dorado HS heightens security after man reportedly sneaks on campus, makes inappropriate comments to students

A Socorro High School is on alert after a "suspicious" man reportedly managed to sneak onto campus and scare several students.

University of Texas targeted in clever flower prank

Landscapers at the University of Texas at Austin think the school may be the target of a plant prank from their rival, Texas A&M.

Andress High School principal announces resignation, plans to retire

El Paso Independent School District officials announced Friday the principal of Andress High School has resigned and now plans to completely retire from the district.

EPCSO adopts zero-tolerance nicotine policy

El Paso County Sheriff Richard Wiles implemented a zero tolerance nicotine policy anywhere on Sheriff's Office property April 8th. The new policy applies to all employees, volunteers, interns and reserve deputies.

Fourth Las Cruces Municipal employee charged in probe

A fourth employee of the city’s Transportation Department has been charged in an investigation that began from an anonymous tip last August.

'Meowvelous' art show to benefit Humane Society

The Sunland Gallery is featuring purrfect art show on Saturday evening. Linda Noack is a local artist who has volunteered to paint portraits of cats for the new and remodeled cattery at the El Paso Humane Society.

Slow down, pay attention for workers’ safety and your own

or National Work Zone Awareness Week, Texas Department of Transportation employees gathered in East El Paso to remember Ciro Lozano.  Lozano, 41, was hit by a driver and killed while working on U.S. 54 last June.

Tsunami, earthquakes and volcanoes, Oh My!

Tsunami, earthquakes and volcanoes, Oh My! As I continue to learn about the fascinating world of Meteorology, I am discovering many different fun facts.

Fabens man arrested following narcotics search

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit along with the assistance of the SWAT and Strike team arrested a 32-year-old Fabens man after an ongoing narcotics investigation.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Diesel spill Gateway East at Yarbrough

Emergency crews are responding to a diesel spill on Gateway East between Yarbrough and Lomaland, almost directly in front of the Barnet Harley Davidson dealership.