• September 27, 2020

Staff Report

Staff Reports are just that, Staff Reporting the news. No skew, no opinion just the news. We pride ourselves on making sure that we bring you the news as soon as it is published, submitted or sent to us. No need to have a reporter rewrite or give their opinion. The facts or information, nothing more.

PCL single game tickets for playoffs on sale Saturday

Individual game tickets for the 2015 Pacific Coast League (PCL) playoffs will go on sale to the general public Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 10 a.m. at the Southwest University Park Box Office. Tickets will also be available online at EPChihuahuas.com or over the phone at (915) 533-BASE. Strips will be on sale to the […]Read More

Redbirds blank Chihuahuas 7-0 in Memphis

The El Paso Chihuahuas lost on Friday for the first time since August 12, falling to the Memphis Redbirds 7-0. Redbirds’ starter Marco Gonzales pitched five shutout innings to get the win. It was the third time this season El Paso was held without a run. Memphis plated six runs in the bottom of the […]Read More

Miners Upended By Eastern Washington 2-1

Bri Barreiro scored and freshman goalkeeper Alyssa Palaciosregistered 10 saves but visiting Eastern Washington came away with a 2-1 victory in the 2015 season opener for both squads at a packed University Field Friday evening.  The Miners (0-1-0) got on the board first when Aleah Davis’s cross found Barreiro, who one-timed home the chance to […]Read More

EPISD Connect programs starts district-wide

Teachers connected with content or grade level peers earlier this week for curriculum updates and training on new initiatives such as Silverback Learning Solutions and PowerUP. “These connections will help teachers to provide more focused, challenging classroom experiences for students,” said Assistant Director Staff Development Kathy Seufert. “Our goal is to personalize learning to meet […]Read More

Clint ISD salutes staffer’s 40 year career with district

Every spring, Juanita “Janie” Martinez, personnel specialist for the Clint Independent School District, gathers service records of all district employees. At the end of the 2014-2015 school year; nine employees had been employed for 25 years, two had worked for 30 years but only one had dedicated 40 years of service to Clint ISD. The […]Read More

Man injured in apparent ‘road rage’ shooting on US54

El Paso Police say a shooting on US54 North, near Hondo Pass Drive, is most likely the result of a road rage incident. Officials say the incident happened Thursday, August 20, shortly after 9:30 p.m. According to statements given to police, the driver of the car, a 20-year-old male, and his 2 passengers were traveling northbound on US54. They […]Read More

Las Cruces man arrested, allegedly kicked teen daughter

Police arrest a Las Cruces man after he allegedly kicks his 16-year-old daughter and shoves his ex-wife to the floor during a heated argument. 38-year-old Aaron M. Vargas Sr. is charged with one count of intentional child abuse and one count of battery against a household member. According to Las Cruces Police, the incident occurred Wednesday, August […]Read More

El Paso’s July unemployment numbers mixed

Workforce Solutions Borderplex (WSB) released their monthly report on employment numbers in the city and the county, and they are a mixed batch. According to WSB numbers, last month the El Paso Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) unemployment rate was 0.5 points higher than the unemployment rate for the city of El Paso. The unemployment rate for […]Read More

Horizon City suffers water pressure issues, Company responds

Just last weekend, Horizon City had an issue with low water pressure throughout the community, this along with recent outages and leaks, prompted horizoncity.com (HC) to reach out to Severn Trent Services (STS) in regards to the issues. STS, along with El Paso Electric crews and the Horizon MUD worked to see that the problems were solved. […]Read More

Socorro ISD Board sets 2015-16 tax rate; Unchanged for 4th

Taxpayers in Socorro ISD will see their tax rate stay at the same level for the 4th consecutive year. The Socorro ISD Board of Trustees this week approved the 2015-16 tax rate of $1.27 per $100 valuation. The rate includes $0.97 for maintenance and operations, which is well below the rate permitted without voter approval […]Read More