Canutillo ISD campaigns to keep students

The Canutillo Independent School District is launching the 'Go Canutillo' campaign Saturday, August 2, in order to keep students in the district.

Aggies start preseason football practice

The New Mexico State football team opened up the 2014 football season with the first day of fall camp, Friday, Aug. 1 in Las Cruces.

Chihuahuas set to host Reno for four-game homestand

The Chihuahuas will host the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks) during a four-game stint that begins on Saturday, August 2. Sunday’s nationally recognized GECU Bark at the Park highlights the homestand.

El Pasoan wins PAGA nationals in the Sun City

El Paso's Daniel Medina won the Pan American Golf Association's Nationals in El Paso at Vista Hills Country Club. The final results: 1. Daniel Medina 142 T2. Nathan Jennings 144

FC Dallas El Paso headed to prestigious tournament

FC Dallas is a dominant MLS team in the U.S. The team has nearly 100 youth soccer teams around the country, and one of the best is in El Paso, called the FC Dallas El Paso 13-Under soccer team.

Socorro police arrest man in alleged drunk driving crash in March

Socorro police made an arrest in connection with a car crash on Horizon Blvd. in March. Chris Mena, 20, was arrested Thursday and charged with intoxicated assault with a vehicle causing serious bodily injury.

Choke hold by cop killed NY man, medical examiner says

The New York City medical examiner's office Friday confirmed what demonstrators had been saying for weeks: A police officer's choke hold on a man being arrested for selling loose cigarettes killed him.

Las Cruces teen accused of watching family member in shower surrenders

Julio Barrera, 17, a Las Cruces teen wanted on voyeurism charges and a probation violation, surrendered at a juvenile probation office Friday.

El Pasoan earns spot on USA U-23 roster

An 18-player U.S. Under-23 Men's National Team roster has been named for a five-day camp from Aug. 3-7 at Nassau, Bahamas. The camp will also feature a game against the Bahamas Senior National Team on Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Thompson A.

Mexican Baseball Fiesta tickets on sale starting today

Tickets for the Mexican Baseball Fiesta, to be held at Southwest University Park on September 28th and 29th, go on sale at 10 a.m. MDT to the general public starting today, August 1st. Prices start at $5.

Chihuahuas shut out by 51's, 2-0

New York Mets pitching prospect Rafael Montero pitched 6.2 shutout innings in the Las Vegas 51s 2-0 victory over the El Paso Chihuahuas Thursday at Cashman Field.

Update: I-10 reopens after 2 semi-trucks jackknife

UPDATE: All lanes along I-10 west were reopened about 5:30 p.m. Friday and the backup cleared shortly after. ORIGINAL STORY:

Las Cruces woman found guilty of $95,000 welfare fraud

A jury found Miroslava Girard guilty of one count of Failing to Disclose Facts to Obtain Public Assistance, which included Food Stamps, Low Income Home Energy Assistance, Medicaid and cash from 2008-2012.

Friday’s Movies on the Lawn at UTEP cancelled

Due to inclement weather in the forecast, Friday’s Movies on the Lawn has been canceled. Disney’s Teen Beach Movie was scheduled for tonight.

Mexican Baseball Fiesta tickets on sale

Tickets for the Mexican Baseball Fiesta that will be held at Southwest University Park on September 28th and 29th, go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.  Prices start at $5.