El Paso, Texas News
Familiar faces among top 49 in National Spelling Bee semis OXON HILL, MD. >> The semifinals of the 88th Scripps National Spelling Bee are underway, with 49 of the nation's top young spellers competing for more than $37,000 in cash and prizes.
El Paso Times | 3 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Mental health assessment finds children, adults in El Paso underserved Adults and children with mental health care needs are underserved in El Paso, which has a fragmented behavioral health system, according to a report released today the El Paso Behavioral Health Consortium.
El Paso Times | 3 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Jeb Bush's busy role on corporate boards could become 2016 issue WASHINGTON (AP) — During his transition from Florida governor to likely presidential candidate, Jeb Bush served on the boards or as an adviser to at least 15 companies and nonprofits, a dizzying array of corporate connections that earned him million
El Paso Times | 5 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Rep. Gonzlez, D-Clint, kills Hays County water plan, for now AUSTIN >> State Rep. Mary Gonzlez, D-Clint, has succeeded — at least temporarily — in killing a bill that some Central Texas residents say is vital to protecting their water supply.
El Paso Times | 14 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Ex-LAPD Officer Henry Solis awaits extradition at the El Paso County Jail A former Los Angeles police officer wanted in a murder case was in jail in El Paso on Wednesday waiting to be picked up by California authorities.
El Paso Times | 14 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Taxpayers still owe $116M for construction of Children's Hospital As the future of El Paso Children's Hospital lies in limbo after its filing for bankruptcy protection last week, county taxpayers remain on the hook for more than $116 million used for the construction of the facility.
El Paso Times | 14 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Children's Hospital woes won't hurt patient care, Texas Tech president says Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center of El Paso, which is owed $9.2 million by El Paso Children's Hospital, is staying on the sidelines while Children's Hospital deals with its financial woes
El Paso Times | 14 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Consultant says YISD should propose new bond sale The Ysleta Independent School District needs to return to voters with a revised bond sale proposal as quickly as possible, consultants said Wednesday.
El Paso Times | 15 hours, 18 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
UTEP sports: Five Miners to be inducted in October UTEP's 13th Hall of Fame Class is a distinguished one — featuring a world champion shooter, a coach who had 265 All-Americans, a soccer player with an Olympic bronze medal and World Cup credentials, a quarterback who was a Sun Bowl Most Valuable Pla
El Paso Times | 15 hours, 21 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Homeowners clean up in Texas after severe weather hits; death toll climbs to 21 HOUSTON (AP) - Homeowners dragged soggy carpet to the curb and mopped up coffee-colored muck Wednesday after a barrage of storms and floods in Texas and Oklahoma left at least 21 people dead and 11
El Paso Times | 15 hours, 27 minutes ago | comment? | recommend