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Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 4:56pm

Local News + Statewide News

Las Cruces elementary school raises money for leukemia society

At Jornada Elementary School, on a beautiful Friday morning in March 2014, one student from each of the school’s 29 classrooms and the winning classroom's teacher were able to throw a pie in the face of Principal Julio Martinez.

Area Easter services, activities

As Easter weekend begins, several community churches and community centers are hosting Easter activities.

Easter egg hunt at Elephant Butte Lake

New Mexico State Parks has been tracking the Easter Bunny’s whereabouts all week and is happy to report he will be at Elephant Butte Lake State Park on Saturday, April 19, from 10-noon.

New location for car rental return lot

The El Paso International Airport (EPIA) will relocate the Car Rental Ready-Return Lot effective 12 noon on Saturday April 19, 2014. The temporary location will be at the west end of the short term parking lot.

DPS suspends use of new handgun over "concerns"

 

Northeast El Paso neighborhood gets hit with water main break

The El Paso Fire Department was busy overnight putting a stop to a water main break in Northeast El Paso. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday Wren and Montgomery, a few streets away from Irvin High School.

Miley Cyrus hospitalized for 'extreme allergic reaction'

A rep for Miley Cyrus said the singer may be on medical rest for another three weeks after having an "extreme allergic reaction" to an antibiotic prescribed for a sinus infection.

Game day traffic will put a strain on police, says EPPD

The El Paso Police Department is bracing itself for thousands of baseball fans expected to flock downtown.

Judge grants a continuance in Daniel Villegas' 3rd trial

Daniel Villegas' fate remains up in the air. At a hearing Thursday, Judge Sam Medrano Jr. granted a continuance to give both the prosecutors and defense attorneys more time to sift through 800 hours of telephone calls.

Chihuahuas Lose Three In A Row

The El Paso Chihuahuas left nine runners on base in their 2-1 loss to the Albuquerque Isotopes Thursday night in Albuquerque. The Chihuahuas have now lost three consecutive games and five of their last six.

Fort Bliss honors volunteers for 120,000 hours of service

There are about 30,000 Soldiers stationed at Fort Bliss, and another 10,000 civilians who contribute to the post’s workforce, but there is another working population — also counted in the thousands — that makes the post run sm

Rhinos win streak snapped

The El Paso Rhinos suffered their first loss in 2014 falling to the Idaho Junior Steelheads in a shootout 3-2, the second round of the United Hockey Union National Championship in Las Vegas.

UTEP women add 'big' recruiting class

The UTEP women’s basketball team has capitalized on its magical run to the WNIT finals by signing junior-college standout Lawna Kennedy to a national letter of intent to attend school and compete with the Miners for the 2014-15 season, he

UTEP’s Floyd to Be Enshrined in Louisiana Basketball Hall of Fame

UTEP Head Coach Tim Floyd will be enshrined in the Louisiana Basketball Hall of Fame next month.

El Paso Chihuahuas prepare fans for game days

There won’t ever be a spring like this one at Southwest University Park. Since the calendars were flipped to read 2014, there have been milestone moments at the construction site on a regular basis.