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  1. Boxer Escalante sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... to good conduct, officials said. The one-time highly touted boxer is scheduled to fight on April 18 at the El Paso County Coliseum. Escalante, 29-7, last fought in October when he lost to Miguel Berchelt in a third-round technical knockout. He has ...

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  2. El Paso boxer Antonio Escalante sentenced to eight years probation weeks before next boutRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... to good conduct, officials said. The one-time highly touted boxer is scheduled to fight on April 18 at the El Paso County Coliseum. Escalante, 29-7, last fought in October when he lost to Miguel Berchelt in a third-round technical knockout. He has ...

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  3. U.S. Rep., Will Hurd to speak at 'Pizza and Politics' roundtable in Horizon CityRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    U.S. Rep Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, will talk to El Paso area business operators Wednesday about health care, taxes, border security, and other issues at the "Pizza and Politics" roundtable at the Peter Piper Pizza restaurant in Horizon City. The roundtable is being hosted by the El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Hurd, whose congressional district stretches from part of far East El Paso County to part of San Antonio, defeated Democrat incumbent Pete Gallego in last November's election.

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  4. Tornillo highway construction to increase $3 million due to delayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... ay for various transportation projects countywide. The additional $3.1 million for the highway will come from El Paso County mobility fund, which includes the vehicle registration fee and other funding sources, she said.

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  5. Flasher suspect arrested in Horizon CityRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    El Paso County sheriff's deputies have arrested a man suspected of exposing himself to children in Horizon City, officials said today. Ricardo Rodriguez, 24, who lives in the Horizon City area, faces three counts of indecency with a child, sheriff's officials said.

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  6. County votes against state in national immigration caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVIA-TV El Paso

    ... without consultation with local communities," Escobar said. "Like Dallas County, like Travis County, like El Paso County and others. And so what we're saying is here's the local communities view." Escobar said there are three main arguments the ...

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  7. Manhunt Monday: El Paso man suspected in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    El Paso County sheriff's deputies continue looking for a man suspected in a traffic collision that killed a trucker earlier this year. This is the second time that Uriel Anchondo, 25, who is sought on a charge of an accident causing a death, is featured on Manhunt Monday.

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  8. Ariana Grande coming to El Paso, tickets go on sale SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    ... officials announced this morning. The young singing sensation will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the El Paso County Coliseum as part of her "The Honeymoon Tour." Latin singer Prince Royce will make a guest appearance. Royce recently ...

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  9. A Stunt-Filled Escape ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Shooting Industry

    ... accident. We bet those five grenade launchers came in handy. The list goes on and on: Among other goodies, El Paso County, Texas, received 92 pairs of snowshoes, at a taxpayer cost of $6,191.60. Snow isn't totally unknown in El Paso - there's been ...

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  10. El Paso HOPES: Program helps provide parenting support systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | El Paso Times

    ... the Center for Children, Child Crisis Center, Paso Del Norte Development Center, AVANCE and the United Way of El Paso County. "There is a need and a want for better parenting support systems in El Paso and El Paso HOPES can provide that support ...

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  11. Western Playland gearing up for summer funRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... from the former 15-acre location in Ascarate Park in El Paso. "We moved because we were on county land in El Paso County," Thomson said. "We were having problems with county commissioners." The W.P. Express Train at the Western Playland amusement ...

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    Saturday Mar 28 | El Paso Times

    ... left, and daughter, Gloria Banda. White served as physical education coach there for many years as well as an El Paso County Constable. He died on Nov. 1 of last year during a fight with another man while providing security at a Halloween party in ...

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  13. STAAR testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | El Paso Times

    ... week's State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness. (VICTOR CALZADA-EL PASO TIMES) More than 100,000 El Paso County students will join nearly 3 million across the state in taking sections of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness ...

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  14. Immigration surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | El Paso Times

    ... warnings - all populous urban or suburban counties - accounted for 72 percent of the increase in accidents. El Paso County had a 34 percent decrease in DPS tickets and warnings between 2012 and 2014 and a 3 percent decrease in reported crashes. ...

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  15. Ariana Grande performing at El Paso County Coliseum in October; presale tickets on sale MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    Pop star Ariana Grande is extending her Honeymoon Tour and will perform Oct. 15 at the El Paso County Coliseum. Ticket prices have not been announced but El Paso Sports Commission CEO Brian Kennedy, which runs the Coliseum, said ticket prices will be announced at 9 a.m. Monday.

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  16. El Paso County students begin STAAR testing MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | El Paso Times

    ... watched Adam Martinez write during a writing camp in the school's auditorium Tuesday. More than 100,000 El Paso County students will join nearly 3 million across the state in taking sections of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness ...

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  17. Pilot killed in crash outside El Paso County was concerned about weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    The pilot of a small Cessna airplane who was killed in a crash just outside El Paso County last week was concerned about weather conditions before the accident, a report by the National Transportation Safety Board states. The pilot, whose name has not been released, of the Cessna 182Q left Snyder, Texas, at about 8 a.m. March 17 and made a stop in Hobbs, N.M., the preliminary report states.

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  18. El Paso County unemployment rate of 5.3 percent remains below national rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | El Paso Times

    El Paso County's unemployment rate was below the national rate in February for the second consecutive month - something that has not happened in years, data released Friday show. The rate was 5.3 percent in February and 5.5 percent in January, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas reported.

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  19. Drug bustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | El Paso Times

    ... Vargara, of Canutillo, was arrested in connection with the failed smuggling attempt. He was booked into El Paso County Jail. No bond was listed. A little more than 12 hours later, a 44-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempting to smuggle ...

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  20. Sun City Roller Girls' season to kick off at El Paso County Coliseum Judging ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | El Paso Times

    Jammers Alejandra Martinez, foreground, known as "Mama Ale," and Cynthia "Zodiac Kill Her" Sanchez, behind her, practice on the new roller-derby track in the El Paso County Coliseum Judging Arena on Friday. The Sun City Roller Girls open a new season Sunday.

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