George P. Bush adds star power to ‘school choice’ rally
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:00:00 -0600
AUSTIN — New state Land Commissioner George P. Bush lent national star power to Friday's rally supporting school vouchers and charter schools, initiatives championed by top Texas conservatives that ha
FBI releases name of man shot and killed by Border Patrol agents last week in Sierra Blanca
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:41:41 MST
The name of the man shot and killed by U.S. Border Patrol agents last week after he drove through a West Texas checkpoint without stopping was released on Friday.
Marshall ISD bond steering committee gets examples, pricing for school options in bond process
Marshall Independent School District bond steering committee members heard different options and possible costs for changes to the physical sites at MISD schools Thursday night.
Former PSB member to run for El Paso City Council
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:01:38 MST
Veterinarian Richard Bonart, a former member of the Public Service Board, is running for city representative to represent the West Side's District 1.
Science fair today at Longview High School
news-journal.com / Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Longview ISD students in grades five through 12 will meet today at the Longview High School Coliseum for a science fair.
Sex offender who allegedly had drugs arrested after walking into El Paso Police Headquarters
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:38:09 MST
A 61-year-old convicted sex offender was arrested Thursday night after walking into El Paso Police Headquarters allegedly with drugs in his pockets, police said.
Moon files for District 2 seat in Marshall
Ken Moon filed to run for city commissioner in District 2 on Friday afternoon.
Prosecutor retires after nearly 20 years with El Paso DA’s office
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:36:52 MST
Penny Hamilton, the head of the El Paso District Attorney's Office's Rape and Child Abuse Unit, retired Friday after nearly 20 years as a prosecutor.
Nesbitt Baptist sets homecoming Sunday
Nesbitt Baptist Church will celebrate its homecoming Feb. 1 for five years a mission and 63 years a church.
Rap music mogul ‘Suge’ Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:16:58 MST
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Marion "Suge" Knight, the impresario of gangster rap, has long been a perpetrator and victim of the violent life he promoted in song.
University Medical Center opens new interventional lab
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:19:44 MST
A new $4.4 million state-of-the-art lab that will help specialists better treat patients with heart, brain and circulatory problems was unveiled Friday at El Paso University Medical Center.
Marshall author takes religious prize
Texas Association of Authors awarded Lynn Hobbs of Marshall first place in religious fiction in 2015 for her book, “Hidden Creek.”
UTEP women’s basketball: Miners look to upset Middle Tennessee
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:16:19 MST
There is a bright side to the UTEP women's basketball team's trip to play defending Conference USA champions Middle Tennessee Saturday.
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