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Fort Bliss names Maj. Gen. Stephen Twitty as commanding general

The Department of Defense has announced that MG Stephen M. Twitty will serve as the new commanding general of the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss.

Community input on 2012 Quality of Life Bond Program

The City of El Paso has scheduled additional opportunities for members of the community to offer input regarding the signature projects of the 2012 Quality of Life Bond program.

Art window project by the City of El Paso

The City of El Paso seeks to establish a pool of artists or artist teams from the Greater El Paso area for consideration in upcoming exhibits for the Art Windows of El Paso at El Paso International Airport.

Police identify 22-year-old murder victim

El Paso Police have identified the 22-year-old man who was murdered in Northeast El Paso early Tuesday morning as Dominique Kish of the 1300 block of Honeysuckle.

UPDATE: Las Cruces man arrested after allegedly using a sword to kill his mother

Las Cruces Police have arrested a man suspected of using a sword to kill his mother early Friday morning. Joshua J. Hunt. 35, is charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of tampering with evidence.

EPPD continues to investigate central El Paso shooting

El Paso Police are investigating a shooting in Central El Paso that sent a 20-year-old man to the hospital late Thursday evening..

Lost in a pressing crisis: perpetual immigration issues

 

Borderland residents should take precautions against the West Nile Virus

Monsoon is just beginning for the Borderland, which means residents need to be on the look out for the West Nile Virus.

Police are investigating stabbing at West El Paso bar

El Paso Police are investigating a stabbing a West El Paso bar.

Calling all artists: El Paso Zoo needs design for event tent project

The City of El Paso Public Art Program is looking for professional artist or artist teams to design, fabricate, and install artwork for the new El Paso Zoo Plaza and Event Tent area.

Former EPISD superintendent payments sitting in bank

 The El Paso Independent School District received another payment Thursday from former superintendent Lorenzo Garcia. 

More damaging lightning in Juarez

More damaging lightning struck east Juarez. Last night a bolt hit just a thousand feet away from the pool where a man was struck and killed Saturday near the Ysleta Port of Entry.

Escalante trains for IBO world title

Antonio Escalante prepares for what its a key fight in his career. Escalante has lost two of his last three fights by the fast track to Roberto Marroquin and Rocky Juarez.

Rodriguez, Ochieng faceoff at weigh in

David Rodriguez is ready for the ring. He's 36-1 overall, and in a heavyweight battle, he will face Raymond Ochieng Friday, July 18 at Southwest University Events Center, 6500 Montana. Doors open at 6:30pm, fights start at 8:00pm.

Veterans honoring veterans

From the Liberty Expressway, drivers, moving at 60 mph, can see the Fort Bliss Cemetery.