El Paso County Newswire

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  1. Tiempo calendar: Clint Black, Fiesta de las Flores, Sun City Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... four-day annual event will start at 6 p.m. Aug. 29-Sept. 1, with the fiesta queen crowned Aug. 30, all at the El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. There will be live entertainment, food, dancing, vendors, children's rides and more. $15; $10 in ...

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  2. Editorial: School funding battle likely to be challengingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... tax, which is barred by the Texas Constitution. More than 600 school districts, including all nine in El Paso County, joined in the lawsuit, which grew out of the Legislature's 2011 decision to cut $5.4 billion from public education. That cut was ...

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  3. Fiesta de las Flores takes over County ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    El Paso's popular annual Fiesta de las Flores is set during the Labor day Weekend at the El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano.

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  4. Fort Bliss briefs: District clerk recognized for Equality Day speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    El Paso County District Clerk Norma L. Favela was presented with "The Key to the Fort," a stylized coin shaped like an old antique key and similar to what a mayor of a city would present to a VIP.

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  5. El Paso school districts pleased with ruling that Texas school funding is unconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... Independent School District, said that Dietz's ruling was a victory for YISD and other school districts in El Paso County. Unequal school funding resulted in a loss of $400 per student since 2009, according to the Texas Association of School ...

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  6. El Paso County's Council of Judges seek higher county fees for court-appointed lawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    El Paso County's Council of Judges on Thursday agreed that court-appointed lawyers for parents of children in the Child Protective Services system will be paid at the same rate as the lawyers representing the children.

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  7. Texas school funding again declared unconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... districts are required to send funds to districts where property values are relatively low, such as those in El Paso County. Leaders in the Texas House and Senate tried to address Dietz's concerns in last year's session by restoring $3.5 billion in ...

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  8. Tiempo calendar: Clint Black, Fiesta de las Flores, Sun City Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... four-day annual event will start at 6 p.m. Aug. 29-Sept. 1, with the fiesta queen crowned Aug. 30, all at the El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. There will be live entertainment, food, dancing, vendors, children's rides and more. $15; $10 in ...

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  9. County commissioners question UMC over El Paso Children's Hosptial debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | El Paso Times

    ... the surgical and trauma departments while anticipating 1,500 more emergency room visits in the next year. The El Paso County Commissioners Court will have more than two weeks until it has to take action and approve UMC's $527 million budget for the ...

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  10. Sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | El Paso Times

    El Paso County sheriff's investigators want to speak with anyone who may have had contact with a Horizon City man suspected of kidnapping and raping a 12-year-old girl last week.

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  11. El Paso County Sheriff's Office budget expected to be $2.6 million lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | El Paso Times

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office budget could be reduced by $2.6 million for the upcoming fiscal year, officials said Tuesday during a budget workshop.

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  12. Davenport Elementary School teacher under investigation resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | El Paso Times

    ... meeting on Tuesday of the Canutillo school board. Reveles said that the case is under investigation by the El Paso County Sheriff's Office and Child Protective Services. The teacher's name was not released. List of winners at Monday's 66th annual ...

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  13. Horizon City rape suspect may have had contact with other teens, sheriff's officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | El Paso Times

    El Paso County sheriff's investigators want to speak with anyone who may have had contact with a Horizon City man suspected of kidnapping and raping a 12-year-old girl last week.

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  14. El Paso Electric seeks proposals for Fort Bliss, Montana solar plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    El Paso Electric Monday published a request for proposals to have a large solar energy plant built at Fort Bliss, and a smaller solar plant built at its Montana Power Station, now under construction in far East El Paso County.

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  15. Beating homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | El Paso Times

    ... Saturday after he was released from a hospital where he was treated for a self-inflicted wound, police said. El Paso County Jail records show that Chavez was initially jailed on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon-family violence and ...

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  16. Fitch Downgrades El Paso County Hospital District, TX GOs to 'AA-'; Rating Outlook NegativeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Information Technology

    Fitch Ratings has downgraded the following El Paso County Hospital District, TX bonds to 'AA-'from 'AA'.

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  17. Heavy metal band Slipknot coming to El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | El Paso Times

    ... "Prepare for Hell" North American tour, organizers announced. The band will take the stage Oct. 29 at the El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano, with Korn and King 810. The concert will be the tour's opening performance. The time will be ...

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  18. Commissioners discuss possible tax increase, sidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    Hold onto your wallet - El Paso County's tax rate could be on the verge of a sharp hike.

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  19. The Strange Case of Deputy Jesus "Eddie" CampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Judicial Watch

    ... in Homeland Security funds. The bizarre tale involves Jesus "Eddie" Campa, the former chief deputy of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office (EPCSO), a Texas agency responsible for patrolling more than 1,000 square miles with a population of about ...

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  20. Sheriff: El Paso-area man charged in kidnappingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | KSWO

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says it's charged a 43-year-old man in the kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl.

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