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Aaron and Alvin Jones football camp coming to Burges High School  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - The Jones Brothers are returning home this summer.

Burges, Jefferson, Terrace Hills principals removed by EPISD administrators  El Paso Times

Three EPISD principals, Fred Rojas of Jefferson, Randall Woods of Burges and Darren Cole of Terrace Hills, have been removed by EPISD.

Burges administrators changed grades for student-athletes, EPISD audit finds  KTSM News Channel 9

An audit conducted by the El Paso Independent School District found that administrators at Burges High School asked brand new teachers to change the grades ...

Administration changes happening for EPISD schools  KFOX El Paso

Three El Paso Independent School District schools are seeing changes in administration. Terrace Hills Middle School, Jefferson Silva High School, and Burges ...

Burges High School Basketball team  KVIA El Paso

The Burges Basketball team gets ready for another great year with Tristen Newton leading the way.

El Paso principal involved in test-score corruption allegations for second time  The Texas Monitor

The El Paso school district placed two high school administrators on paid administrative leave earlier this month amid allegations of test score cheating.

High school football in El Paso to watch: Burges running back, Santa Teresa, NM, team  El Paso Times

The Burges High School football team has seen great strides from sophomore running back; Santa Teresa High School is led by Hanks High School graduate.

Police release identity of man arrested after causing SWAT situation in east El Paso  KFOX El Paso

Police have released the name of the man who was arrested for barricading himself and prompting a SWAT situation in east El Paso on Tuesday. The SWAT ...

Burges JROTC competes in national competition  KVIA El Paso

Congratulations to the Burges High School JROTC team after a tough competition at the 2018 National Academic Bowl Championship in Washington, D.C. last ...

Burges High School graduate Zach Prieto ready for showcase on Top Rank card in El Paso  El Paso Times

El Paso boxer Zach Prieto will get a chance to showcase his talents on Saturday's Top Rank Boxing lineup at the Don Haskins Center.

El Paso Times' 2018 All-City Boys Basketball Player of the Year is Jawaun Newton of Burges  El Paso Times

Throughout his high school basketball career at Burges, senior Jawaun Newton never left any doubt that he gave his best effort night in and night out for the ...

Green Bay Packers Aaron Jones visits Fort Bliss soldiers  KFOX El Paso

El Paso native, Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones, visited Fort Bliss soldiers on Wednesday. Jones presented an autographed jersey to Maj. Gen.

Burges High students launch nonprofit | Local News  El Paso Inc.

Twin sisters Arabella and Isabella Cadena, seniors at Burges High School, have their eyes set on an Ivy League college. But they want to make sure their ...

El Paso basketball brothers scoring a lot of college teams' interest  Borderzine

Just a few years after turning out two future NFL players who were brothers, an El Paso high school is gaining attention from college basketball scouts looking at ...

El Paso's own Aaron Jones puts the national spotlight on El Paso during NFL game  KFOX El Paso

Green Bay running back Aaron Jones showed some love for his hometown during the Packers-Bills game. The UTEP and Burges High School graduate scored ...

Burgess High School student says she got MRSA from school wrestling mats  KFOX El Paso

The parents of a Burges High School student say their daughter contracted a life-threatening infection from the school's sports equipment.The family, who did not ...

EPISD cheating scheme: Trial against two defendants postponed, another case dismissed  El Paso Times

The trial against two remaining defendants in the El Paso Independent School District cheating scheme has been postponed, while the case against former ...

Story in Many Pics: Burges Bests Austin 25-7  El Paso Herald-Post

In a key 1-5a matchup Thursday night, not even a 35 minute lightning delay could deny the Burges Mustangs a victory over...

EPISD Major BOND Construction Projects | El Paso Kids Inc  El Paso Inc.

The El Paso Independent School District 2016 Bond includes 17 major construction projects, which include a combination of new facilities and renovations to ...

EPISD school closures: Here's what we know so far  El Paso Times

EPISD will likely close up to four campuses in the 2019-20 year in an attempt to "right-size" its operations.

Veronica Escobar made history in Congress. Now she's on the front lines of the border battle.

Rep. Veronica Escobar, one of the first two Hispanic women in Congress from Texas, is fighting the administration's immigration policies and push for a border ...

El Paso County sheriff's deputy, who was shot when driver fired 15 times, has died  El Paso Times

A driver's car stalled to a stop after he allegedly fired about 15 shots that critically wounded an El Paso County sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop, Sheriff ...

Update on several Borderland schools getting a makeover  KFOX El Paso

On Wednesday, El Paso Independent School District (EPISD) will review the progress of the bond of projects that are reconstructing several schools in the ...

YISD investigating possible threat to school  KFOX El Paso

Two students were disciplined for making threats on social media Thursday night.A student was arrested for making a threat aimed at El Dorado High School on ...

Security a top priority as EPISD designs new campuses  KVIA El Paso

EPISD says it is taking safety and security into consideration when finalizing design of new schools.

Sin Cara: The face of Amazing Feats | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

This year's Thanksgiving Day parade carries the theme “Amazing Feats,” and its grand marshal certainly embodies that in more than his high-flying acrobatics in ...

El Paso students join live national school walkout against gun violence  El Paso Times

The protest came on the anniversary of the April 20, 1999, massacre in Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., in which 13 people were killed.

WWE Superstar Sin Cara named Sun Bowl Parade Grand Marshal  KVIA El Paso

The man without a face will be the face of this year's Sun Bowl Parade.

EPISD trustee files police complaint against teachers union president  El Paso Times

EPISD trustee Mickey Loweree filed a police complaint against Ross Moore, the president of the El Paso chapter of the American Federation of Teachers.

Jefferson High starts new tradition during home football games  KVIA El Paso

Jefferson High School has a new tradition during its Friday night football games at its home stadium.

El Paso police say man tried to chamber a round in a handgun as he fled from officers  El Paso Times

El Paso police say Deshaun Montrill Williams allegedly had a Taurus 9 mm handgun and tried to rack a round into the weapon as he ran away.

El Paso Native and Mine Hunter Serves with the U.S. Navy Half a World Away  KFOX El Paso

A native of El Paso, Texas, and 2016 Burges High School graduate is serving in Japan in the U.S. Navy aboard one of the forward-deployed mine ...

A breakdown of everything included in the $668.7M EPISD bond proposal  KFOX El Paso

There are 29 total projects included in the El Paso Independent School District $668.7M bond proposal. Some projects have larger dollar signs than others, but ...

Documents allege teen fatally shot man during Northeast El Paso drug deal for ecstasy  El Paso Times

Aerious Neko Rutledge, 17, allegedly killed Robert Noble, 57, during a drug deal outside a Northeast El Paso home, according to court documents.

EPISD names new principals for Coronado High, Cooley Elementary  El Paso Times

El Paso Independent School District named Marc Escareno the new principal at Coronado High School and Elizabeth Prangner as head of Cooley Elementary.

EPISD school switches to student-led, parent-teacher conferences  KVIA El Paso

Schools in El Paso Independent School District are getting ready for parent-teacher conferences, but some schools are taking a new approach to the meetings.

Sin Cara selected as Sun Bowl Parade marshal  El Paso Inc.

WWE superstar Sin Cara will step out of the wrestling ring and onto a parade float in his hometown of El Paso this Thanksgiving.

Construction on several EPISD bond projects to begin in 2018  KVIA El Paso

2018 is set to be a big year for the El Paso Independent School District.

'On the Rio Grande' explains love of El Paso  El Paso Inc.

I first came to El Paso in 1958 as a newlywed, transplanted from New York City. A few months after moving here, my mom came to visit – curious to see what the ...

Lift off at first Space Fest | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

Ready to launch stomp rockets, make your own moon crater and meet El Paso astronaut Danny Olivas?

Bond construction could impact access to schools | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

Construction of the major EPISD Bond 2016 projects will begin in earnest starting in the 2018-19 school year, creating a sense of excitement and anticipation for ...

2018 El Paso Spring Sports recap  KVIA El Paso

2018 Spring Sports Recap The spring sports begin with basketball which actually begins its' season in the late fall and runs through early March. Other spring ...

El Paso cheerleaders being watched after mumps exposure at Dallas competition  KFOX El Paso

At least one El Paso high school and an all-star cheerleading team were affected by a mumps exposure at a cheerleading competition in Dallas.Gustavo ...

Westbound I-10 Resler Drive exit closed for three months in El Paso  El Paso Times

The westbound Resler exit from Interstate 10 will stay closed for about three months for construction, officials said.

New EPISD middle school to cost $47 million, an increase of $15 million from bond  El Paso Times

The price tag for a new Northeast middle school has ballooned to nearly $47 million. The new middle school, promised under the El Paso Independent School ...

El Paso Community Foundation bids to save EPISD Northeast tennis facility  El Paso Times

El Paso Community Foundation made the bid for $125000 for the EPISD tennis courts off Highway 54 in the Northeast.

Planned Parenthood to open a health care center in El Paso in October  El Paso Times

State officials and health advocates Thursday lauded the return of Planned Parenthood to El Paso, saying the city's residents deserve affordable access to ...

Border Patrol chase ends in deadly crash, killing 2 migrants in southern New Mexico  El Paso Times

Two undocumented immigrants were killed Saturday evening when a minivan rolled over during a U.S. Border Patrol chase in southern New Mexico, officials ...

Railroad Museum rescues historic train car being used as home in Central El Paso  El Paso Times

Railroad museum rescues historic 1880s railcar from demolition to make way for Texas Tech Medical School. It was used as a home in Central El Paso.

Aaron Jones helping a stranger goes viral  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Talk about a great play from Aaron Jones. The Burges High School and UTEP graduate, and current Green Bay Packers running back was ...

Border Patrol: Trump border wall construction to begin in El Paso  El Paso Times

The construction of President Donald Trump's border wall will begin in the El Paso neighborhood known as “Chihuahuita,” which is across from Juárez.

East El Paso march protests Trump immigration policy separating families  El Paso Times

Hundreds of protesters marched through East El Paso on Tuesday against Trump administration's zero tolerance immigration policy separating families.

WWE's Sin Cara talks about humble beginnings in El Paso  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - He's a WWE wrestler, but you may not know he's also an El Paso native. The borderland's very own Sin Cara returned home Friday to ...

Burges to host UTEP basketball alumni game and camp  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Former UTEP Basketball greats Jason Williams and Omar Thomas will host the 2nd Annual Basketball Camp and UTEP Alumni Game on July ...

Lee Trevino also deserves to be carved in history  El Paso Inc.

Last week, I wrote about El Paso's Mount Rushmore of sports. Famed golfer Lee Trevino was also considered but fell short.

Aaron Jones - Running back, Green Bay Packers | Local News  El Paso Inc.

It was under the West Texas lights on cool Friday nights that Aaron Jones got his early recognition as a stellar football player at Burges High School.

25 years since killings, third murder trial for Daniel Villegas' starts this week  El Paso Times

Jury selection for Daniel Villegas' third capital murder trial was to begin Monday. Villegas has had a mistrial, a conviction, and a successful appeal.

EPISD offers 8 magnet schools and special programs | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

EPISD offers a variety of magnet or special programs at high school campuses throughout the district:

Austin High Yearbook Earns National Accolades  El Paso Herald-Post

Student journalists at Austin High are looking to build on the long tradition of excellence in newspapers and yearbooks that have for decades brought state and ...

Find out why El Paso is ranked among the Best Places to Live in the U.S.  El Paso Times

AreaVibes scores cities to help people find the places to live. The site puts El Paso among its Top 10 using best schools, low crime, and low costs.

Part-owner of Houston Texans still giving back to El Paso's student-athletes  KVIA El Paso

Javier Loya says he was overlooked by scouts during his playing days, so he's working to make sure that doesn't happen to other student-athletes.

On the border, migrant apprehensions happen around the clock  El Paso Times

The Border Patrol's Rio Grande Sector is the nation's busiest, and apprehensions are at a five-year high. Here's what a typical day can look like.

Daniel Villegas found not guilty in his third trial for capital murder  El Paso Times

Daniel Villegas was found not guilty Friday evening. The jury of seven women and five men deliberated for about nine hours — starting Thursday evening and ...

El Paso Area Schools Offering Free Meals Throughout Summer  KFOX El Paso

Thirty schools in the El Paso Independt School District will offer free breakfast and lunch throughout the summer.The free meals will be available at 14 ...

El Paso gun dealer indicted on federal firearms charges alleging sales to felons  El Paso Times

El Paso gun dealer Jacob Salgado was indicted, accused of selling firearms and ammunition to convicted felons and falsifying federal records.

Crash on US 54 involves EPISD bus taking students to Chapin High School  El Paso Times

An El Paso Independent School District bus carrying students to Chapin High School was involved in an accident Tuesday morning on U.S. 54 South at Montana ...

Herald-Post Best of 2017: Year in Pictures  El Paso Herald-Post

It's another year in the history books as 2017 fades and 2018 dawns.

Chapter 5: Volleyball  KVIA El Paso

The University Interscholastic League first held a state championship in volleyball during the 1966-1967 season.One El Paso area public high school has won ...

EPISD's handling of bids sparks questions | Local News  El Paso Inc.

El Paso Independent School District's board was close to selecting two New Mexico companies as the leading contenders for $93.8 million in contracts.

El Paso parents grieve for daughter struck and killed by Las Cruces bus  KVIA El Paso

Sandra Chavez first learned of her teenage daughter's death while watching the news Tuesday night.

Woman killed in crash involving city bus identified  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14) An El Pasoan studying to become a veterinarian was killed when she was struck by a vehicle in Las Cruces.Briana Chavez, 19, was ...

2018 El Paso high school football rankings: Dave Campbell's magazine division predictions  El Paso Times

Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine gives El Paso high school's preseason rankings. New divisions mean new opportunities and new challenges.

5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal

EL PASO — Several federal charges, including conspiracy to retaliate against a witness, were filed Wednesday against five veteran El Paso Independent School ...

One El Paso teacher convicted, another arrested on charges of sex with students in same week

Two former El Paso high school teachers are in trouble for allegedly having sex with their students. On Monday, El Paso ISD police arrested Joel Provencio, ...

El Paso Area High Schools That Have Won UIL Team State Championships  KVIA El Paso

El Paso Area High Schools That Have Won UIL Team State Championships By Sport.

El Paso County deputies search for wanted sex offender Santos Gabriel Gonzales  El Paso Times

El Paso County Sheriff's Office deputies conducted a home verification check for Santos Gabriel Gonzales but were unable to find him.

Chapter 11: Wrestling  KVIA El Paso

The University Interscholastic League (UIL) first started awarding state championships in wrestling during the 1998-1999 academic year (the first titles were ...

Can El Dorado High School football stay on right track with new coach David Telas?  El Paso Times

Longtime El Paso football coach David Telas is a good fit for El Dorado High School.

AK-47, handgun fired from SUV at car in street shooting in Northeast El Paso, police say  El Paso Times

Two men in an SUV allegedly fired an AK-47 rifle and a handgun at a car in a shooting on Kenworthy Street in Northeast El Paso, police said.

Wrestling takes Sin Cara from El Paso's Segundo Barrio to WWE stardom  Borderzine

El Pasoan Jorge Arias has been called by many names. The name the masked professional wrestler goes by now is Sin Cara, or without face in English. Before ...

Del Valle boys soccer team headed to regional finals  El Paso Times

Del Valle is moving on to the Elite Eight of the Texas UIL soccer playoffs. Meanwhile, Montwood and Bowie lose heartbreakers in PK's.

Hospitals of Providence present gift to foundation | Local News  El Paso Inc.

Graduates of Burges High School were honored Tuesday, as The Hospitals of Providence presented a major gift to the EPISD Education Foundation. Market ...

El Paso not the fattest city in America, but is most diabetic, rankings show  El Paso Times

El Paso ranks No. 33 among the country's fattest cities, and No. 1 in people with diabetes, the latest rankings by show.

Final Totals  KVIA El Paso

El Paso high schools and El Paso individuals can't compete with the rest of Texas in athletics. We certainly can't win a state championship. Why can't El Paso ...

Henderson Middle School chess coach wants to prepare students for life  KFOX El Paso

It's a game for champions.The Henderson Middle School chess team is looking for a third national title.But the Henderson chess coach is looking beyond ...

Sanchez: Here's how Skelton brothers got to the NFL  El Paso Inc.

Sometimes you get lucky. I was asked to introduce John Skelton Sr., the father of National Football League players John and Steve Skelton, at the monthly ...

Hot tamales! El Paso home tamal-makers taste test 5 favorites  El Paso Times

Two home tamal-makers taste tested five favorite El Paso tamale shops: Tamales Lupita, Bowie Bakery, Gussie's Tamales, Pepe's Tamales and La Tapatia.

U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke's bill could help El Paso airport get cash to add nonstop flights  El Paso Times

A bill from U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke would put El Paso in a better position to encourage airlines to offer nonstop flights out of the city's airport.

Why Beto O'Rourke wears same shirts, writes letters to his kids: outtakes from interview  El Paso Times

Beto O'Rourke in an interview talks about why he wears the same shirts, writes letters to his family, and if Joe Biden popped the VP question.

New El Paso mental health crisis response team could lower police shootings and save lives  El Paso Times

El Paso police say the health crisis response team is not in reaction to a number of lawsuits involving police shootings.

Two months into 2018: 18 gun involved school incidents  The Prospector

The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High have now been added to the list of 150000 American students who have experienced a mass shooting since ...

Where to find the best menudo for that New Year's hangover  El Paso Times

El Paso grandmothers try menudo from six popular eateries in search of the best tasting antidote to New Year's Eve hangovers.

El Paso ranked as having 12th-best drivers in US  El Paso Times

El Paso has among the best drivers in the nation, according to a new rankings by an insurance comparison website.

TEA wants to permanently remove teaching certificates of administrators implicated in 'Bowie Plan'  KVIA El Paso

Eleven former El Paso Independent School District administrators, including some arrested Wednesday in connection with a district-wide cheating scheme, are ...

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport  KVIA El Paso

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport.

Nicole Grado, owner, American Packaging and Supply Co.  El Paso Inc.

In the male-dominated packaging industry, Nicole Grado has built her company into a binational, multimillion-dollar business.

A look at El Paso and Juarez in pop culture  what's up

To ignore El Paso's rather consistent contributions to pop culture would not only be foolish but irresponsible. Our border-metropolitan Texas town is the ...

Free summer lunch programs  KVIA El Paso

Schools across the El Paso area will be providing free meals for children ages one to 18 years of age during the summer.

Parents protest outside of Zavala Elementary school  KVIA El Paso

El Paso, Tx- Frustrated parents protested a potential school closure outside of Zavala Elementary school Thursday afternoon.

Chapter 1: Football  KVIA El Paso

A sad but true fact: No El Paso area public school eleven man football team has ever won a Texas state championship.

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