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December 8, 2009 by Roberta Sherwood Beltran (Register to contact)

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Burges Baseball Alumni Game will be held February 20th 2010. For more information please email ***** or check out our website at http://www.*****/****

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Funeral services set for Texas sheriff’s deputy, Burges grad, killed in crash on I-10  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Funeral services for the 2006 Burges High School grad who was killed by a passing car while conducting a traffic stop early last ...

Family, friends remember Kendall County Deputy Carlos Ramirez  KFOX El Paso

Deputy Carlos Ramirez was laid to rest at the Fort Bliss National Cemetery on Tuesday. Graveside ceremony for Deputy Carlos Ramirez at Fort Bliss Cemetery.

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, 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 ...

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.

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 High School Basketball team  KVIA El Paso

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

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.

Jones brothers host third annual youth football camp at Burges  KTSM News Channel 9

El Paso's Aaron and Alvin Jones have returned to the Sun City for the final month of the National Football League [NFL] offseason, but the two brothers are not ...

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 ...

2019 El Paso area graduation schedule  KFOX El Paso

Below is the graduation schedule for school district's in the El Paso area:El Paso Independent School DistrictMay 24Chapin High School — 9 a. m. at Don ...

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 ...

2019 Graduation Dates and Times For El Paso Area High Schools

Plan accordingly for these graduations! Congrats class of 2019!

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Blue-Grey All-American Combine showcases regional talent  KTSM News Channel 9

Blue-Grey Football was established in 1989 for the sole purpose to help high school student-athletes from across the country gain national exposure, increasing ...

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...

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 ...

Contreras to be named Del Valle head football coach  KTSM News Channel 9

A new era of Del Valle High School football is set to commence. Sources telling KTSM 9 Sports that Rudy Contreras will be the Conquistadores next head ...

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.

A special bond with the Jones brothers  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM)- El Paso's twin football stars Aaron and Alvin Jones of the Green Bay Packers and Baltimore Ravens are back in town hosting their ...

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 ...

National Signing Day: List of El Paso high school athletes who are committing  KTSM News Channel 9

El Paso high school athletes will be committing to play college sports today.

Man crashes after suffering from self-inflicted gunshot wound  KTSM News Channel 9

UPDATE: Police say the crash on Montana early Tuesday morning was the result of a driver suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound while behind the wheel ...

Ysleta High School students sponsor room at Ronald McDonald House for one year  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Ysleta High School's class of 2022 is celebrating a deed no other public school class has been able to accomplish until now.

Baby Cakes edge Chihuahuas, 7-6  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The El Paso Chihuahuas rallied for two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday but lost to the New Orleans Baby Cakes 7-6.

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 ...

Barfly trial day 8: Forensic experts explain DNA, evidence from scene  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) Five expert witnesses were called to the stand Tuesday, as the murder trial against Moises Galvan continued on its eighth day.

East side park to get makeover  KFOX El Paso

An eastside park near Burges High School is about to get a makeover, and on Wednesday the public is invited to discuss plans with city officials face-to-face.

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 ...

Crews extinguish fire at Northeast El Paso McDonald’s restaurant  KTSM News Channel 9

The El Paso Fire Department is working to learn the cause of a fire that broke out inside a Northeast El Paso McDonald's Saturday morning.

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: 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 ...

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.

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.

Hotchkins returning to UTEP as graduate assistant  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, TEXAS (KTSM) – Former UTEP linebacker A.J. Hotchkins announced on Twitter on Saturday that he is returning to the Miners in 2019 as a member of ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Hiker accidentally shoots self while jumping gate at Mt. Cristo Rey  KTSM News Channel 9

A man was sent to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself after hiking down Mount Cristo Rey, according to a member of the Mount Cristo Rey Restoration ...

Viva! El Paso showcases our music, dance, history  El Paso Inc.

If you haven't seen Viva! El Paso in the last few years, get ready for something new: Today's musical is not your grandmother's show.

West El Paso park unveils renovations, inclusive playground  KTSM News Channel 9

One West El Paso playground unveiled its new improvements, including some special additions for children of all abilities.

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 ...

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.

Texas Rescue Patrol provides ATV safety tips following recent accidents  KTSM News Channel 9

The busiest time of the year is upon for the Texas Rescue Patrol.

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 ...

Eastwood, Parkland punch tickets to Texas State 7on7  KTSM News Channel 9

The Eastwood and Parkland football teams earned spots in the Texas State 7on7 football tournament later this month in College Station on Saturday night.

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.

'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 ...

Two trailheads open in Northeast El Paso  KTSM News Channel 9

Residents in Northeast El Paso are celebrating the opening of two new hiking trails. Saturday afternoon, city officials unveiled the new 'Lazy Cow' and 'Round ...

New trailhead opens in West El Paso  KTSM News Channel 9

The hiking trails in the Franklin Mountains are nothing new. However, a new access point is.

Op-Ed: 'Shattered Dreams' Recreation Takes on Reality of Drinking, Driving and Death  El Paso Herald-Post

When your kid is getting ready for a big weekend event, or a special evening like Burges High School's upcoming prom, there are a lot of things to do. Dresses ...

El Paso Fire Department installing free smoke alarms  KTSM News Channel 9

The El Paso Fire Department will be going door-to-door to install smoke alarms for free, as a part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of *Service*.

Police on scene of Deadly Motorcycle Crash on I-10 near Copia  KTSM News Channel 9

UPDATE: Emergency Dispatch is confirming that one person was killed in this crash.

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:

Facebook post: Father of two children hurt in Tippin accident removes kids from school  KTSM News Channel 9

Three weeks after the tragic accident in the Tippin Elementary School parking lot, the father of two children whose mother was killed, has decided to remove his ...

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

He's a WWE wrestler, but you may not know he's also an El Paso native.

Dogs die, puppies rescued during Downtown El Paso apartment fire  KTSM News Channel 9

Two dogs have died, and three puppies were rescued, during an apartment fire in Downtown El Paso on Tuesday.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Where to register to vote in El Paso  KTSM News Channel 9

Note: This post incorrectly listed locations for National Voter Registration Day. The post has since been corrected.

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 ...

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 ...

Photos: Jones Brothers | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

El Paso twin brothers and NFL stars Aaron and Alvin Jones came home last week for their annual summer camp – and to spread cheer to area hospitalized ...

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 ...

El Paso Fire Department announces death of retired captain  KTSM News Channel 9

The El Paso Fire Department community is mourning the loss of a former captain.

Here are the top 5 El Paso County high school football teams; who should be on top?  El Paso Times

The El Paso Times High School Football Countdown is down to the top 5. Tell us who you think should be on top.

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.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in East El Paso crash  KTSM News Channel 9

A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in East El Paso.

El Paso man one of three killed in Odessa racing accident  KTSM News Channel 9

A 22-year-old El Paso man was one of the three people killed after he lost control of his vehicle while racing and crashed into three other cars.

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.

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.

Suspect still unknown in a deadly hit and run, victim’s family speaks  KTSM News Channel 9

Police are still asking for the community's help to identify the person responsible for a deadly hit and run in the lower valley almost three weeks ago.

New Chick-fil-A in East El Paso Now Open  KTSM News Channel 9

El Paso's newest Chick-fil-A location is now open in East El Paso, on the corner of Airway and Edgemere.

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 ...

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 ...

Take your dog swimming at this El Paso pool  KTSM News Channel 9

Every paw in the pool. The El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will have its 10th annual Doggie Swimming Day on the first weekend of September.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 Public Library to launch ‘Summer Reading Book Club’ this weekend  KTSM News Channel 9

The El Paso Public Library will launch its “Summer Reading Book Club” this weekend. The program aims to keep students involved with their educational skills ...

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 ...

Phoenix Suns point guard Tyler Ulis serves as guest instructor at El Paso basketball camp  KVIA El Paso

NBA Suns point guard Tyler Ulis was a guest instructor at a basketball camp Tuesday at Burges high school. The camp was organized by Southwest Elite.

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 ...

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

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Chapter 2: Basketball  KVIA El Paso

Football may be “King” in Texas but basketball has always been the sport of choice in El Paso. Maybe this is because El Paso fans have suffered through many ...

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