Construction on far East El Paso roads may cause delays this week
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:20:52 MDT
East Side motorists can expect delays at night for the rest of the week because the Texas Department of Transportation crews will be working on the Officer Angel David Garcia Interchange project.
MISD finalizes campus principals for fall
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:40:00 -0500
Midland ISD has hired all of its principals for the upcoming school year, including the administrators who will begin work to open three new elementary campuses, the district announced on Wednesday.
Midland College to close Friday for emergency drill
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:33:00 -0500
Midland College’s main campus will be closed 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday as the college’s police department and other area law enforcement agencies conduct an emergency response drill.
Ruidoso-News: Fatal crash in Lincoln County kills 9-year-old El Paso girl
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:50:05 MDT
A 9-year-old El Paso girl died on a stretch of Highway 54 between Carrizozo and Corona early Wednesday morning after the vehicle she was riding in rolled, ejecting the girl.
One Mexican police officer dead, other injured in Juárez shootout (updated)
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:56:50 MDT
One Juárez police officer was killed and another wounded in an ambush shooting near the U.S-Mexico border in which a 16-year-old bystander also was hit by a stray bullet, officials said today.
›› Photos: Juarez shootout on July 23, 2014
UTPB music program earns accreditation from national organization
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:44:00 -0500
A lack of sheet music, no instruments and 15 students in the music appreciation class — that was the state of the University of Texas of the Permian Basin’s music department when Dan Keast arrived in
Official: Albertsons offers cheaper, healthier options
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:30:00 -0500
Midland’s three Albertsons grocery stores are now fully operated by the United Family and officials claim customers should see some lower prices, among other changes.
New $30 million Medical Center of the Americas project to be located on El Paso city land
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:31:10 MDT
A $30 million biomedical research facility proposed for construction on part of the Jefferson High School campus last month will instead be built on city-owned property less than a mile away.
Batman Day: El Paso fans celebrate hero’s 75th anniversay by visiting local comic and book stores
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:29:16 MDT
Batman fans rushed to book and comic book stores Wednesday to get a free copy of a special edition comic book in celebration of Batman Day.
›› Photos: El Paso celebrates Batman's 75th anniversary
County, state officials will hold meeting Tuesday to offer info on highway
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:40:22 MDT
County and state officials will host a meeting to inform the public about the second construction phase of the roadway that will connect Interstate 10 to the new Tornillo-Guadalupe Port of Entry.
Number of abortions is down, regulations credited
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:09:00 -0500
The number of abortions in Texas decreased by about 13 percent statewide and 21 percent in the Lower Rio Grande Valley following the passage of strict abortion regulations that went into effect last N
Five soldiers injured in Fort Bliss training accident
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:20:51 MDT
Five soldiers were hospitalized after a military vehicle accident Wednesday evening during a Fort Bliss training exercise, a post spokesman said.
EPISD kicks off annual summer musical performance with ‘Damn Yankees’
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:44:07 MDT
The El Paso Independent School District kicks off its 29th annual summer musical performance Wednesday at the El Paso High School Theatre with the musical production "Damn Yankees."
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