Sunland Park fire chief says more resources are needed to address issues at border
This week, officials in Doña Ana County say they are working to get a new provider to run the county's crisis triage center. Meanwhile, advocates and area healthcare providers are working to fill the void left by the center. Also, Sunland Park Fire Chief Danny Medrano says resources in...
This Texas Town Is Known As The “Leap Year Capital of the World”
Today is a big day for one Texas town. It's celebrating a day that it doesn't really celebrate but once every four years. And when that happens, you know that the celebration has to be big. The small town of Anthony, Texas is known for a big thing. It's known...
Sunland Park police unit involved in three-vehicle crash, injuries reported
SUNLAND PARK, New Mexico (KFOX14/CBS4) — A Sunland Park Police Department unit was involved in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of McNutt Road and Pete Domenici Blvd. Wednesday Morning. Just before 8 a.m. on Wednesday, a Sunland Park PD unit was involved in a three-vehicle crash at McNutt...
Mexico: US has evidence on ex-Fort Bliss soldier accused of femicide
A law enforcement official says Mexico is waiting for U.S. authorities to hand over further evidence allegedly linking a former Fort Bliss soldier to the murder of a 19-year-old woman in Juarez last year.
🚧 Lane Closure Alert: I-10 Westbound Near Anthony, TX State Line
The time displayed is local to the original X account in El Paso, TX. The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) has issued a road advisory for drivers in the Anthony, TX state line area. A lane closure is currently in effect on Interstate 10 westbound. The passing left lane at milepost 164 is closed due to road maintenance activities. Motorists traveling through this segment of I-10, near the junction of Anthony and MP 0 TX, should expect delays and plan their travel times accordingly. The maintenance work is scheduled to be completed today with the lane closure expected to be lifted at approximately 3 p.m. The NMDOT urges drivers to exercise caution while passing the maintenance area and to remain alert for road crews. Commuters are advised to seek alternative routes if possible to avoid delays.
Beautiful Friday; Warm, windy weekend — Your 9-Day Forecast
Wasn’t it wonderful to get some rain last night? At the airport, we received a grand total of 0.34 inches, bringing our official total for the year to 0.75 inches. The weather will clear up just in time for the beginning of the Leap Year Festival in Anthony, TX that starts on Friday. To get ready for the festival, I got a cumbia dance lesson.
Mayor Haas Delves into Leap Day Traditions and Hopes for Spring Rainfall
Mayor Becky Haas has recently started researching Leap Day, a day she was once glad not to have been born on due to the potential lack of birthday celebrations. She found out that those born on Leap Day are called 'Leaplings' and are part of a group called the Honor Society of Leap Year Day Babies.
West Texas Derby, Sunburst Stakes top Sunland weekend
SUNLAND PARK – One Little Liar, a four-time winner from eight career starts and a stakes winner last spring at SunRay Park and Casino, is one of nine quarter horses who will enter the starting game in Saturday’s 60th running of the $156,900 Grade 3 West Texas Derby.
Sunland Park man pleads guilty to 2023 Amistad bus hijacking, gets 10-year sentence
EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) — The man who was accused of carjacking an Amistad bus and leading officers on a pursuit in west El Paso last July pleaded guilty on Feb. 6 to three charges including aggravated kidnapping and aggravated robbery. Danny Salas of Sunland Park, New Mexico pleaded...
EPCC to launch welding courses for La Tuna inmates this spring
El Paso Community College has entered into a contract with the Federal Bureau of Prisons to teach incarcerated students the necessary welding skills to make them legitimate candidates for in-demand, good-paying jobs upon their release. The program should launch this spring. The EPCC Board of Trustees approved the five-year, $520,000...
One of two suspects in murder of Fort Bliss soldier acquitted
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Clevy Muchette Nelson-Royster, one of two suspects in the murder of a Fort Bliss soldier in 2020 was acquitted on all charges by an El Paso Jury Thursday afternoon, Feb. 29. Capt. Malcolm Xavier Perry, 27, was killed in October 2020 after the car he was driving was rammed, causing […]
Hacienda de Mesilla offering reward for return of beloved decorative burro statue
Visitors to Hacienda de Mesilla know Lupe, a decorative burro that welcomes guests and guards the entrance to the boutique inn and cantina in Old Mesilla. Lupe went missing on Feb. 16, and owner Jerean Hutchinson wants her back, offering a reward for any information that will bring Lupe home. Jordan Moreno, event coordinator...
Army veteran’s legacy memorialized in Fort Bliss statue
EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) -- You can't miss it when entering Fort Bliss and it's one of the last things you see leaving. The bronze, three thousand pound statue of a Buffalo Soldier was erected in 1999, and depicts Army Corporal John Ross with Troop I of the U.S. Calvary on horseback carrying a riffle.
UPDATE: CRRUA says water samples now clear
UPDATE: A spokesman for CRRUA said water samples are coming back clear. EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The Camino Real Regional Utility Authority is reporting that some of its customers in Southern New Mexico are experiencing discolored water Tuesday morning, Feb. 27. Camino Real Utility Authority provides water in the Sunland Park and Santa Teresa […]
Canutillo ISD board postpones making decision on closing Davenport ES
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The Canutillo Independent School District Board of Trustees postponed making a decision on Tuesday, Feb. 27 on whether to merge Davenport Elementary School with Childress Elementary. The school board also asked Superintendent Dr. Pedro Galaviz to develop different cost-savings alternatives for them to consider later this spring. The district had […]
A Taste of Mexico in Anthony: Discover the Top 3 Mexican Restaurants
This article presents a guide to three Mexican restaurants located in Anthony. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Marc Anthony, boxing matches, Leap Year Festival among things to do
The popular group Sonora Dinamita will be helping Anthony, Texas, celebrate Leap Year this weekend. The band is known for many hits, including "No Te Metas Con Mi Cucu" and "A Mover La Colita. The weekend events will also highlight the woman-owned Lucha League and carnival-style games. Another Latin superstar,...
ABC-7 Xtra: An Army retiree’s commitment to serve
EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) -- For decades, the focus of the Army Emergency Relief, also known as AER, is to assist soldiers and their families in times of trouble. Retired Sergeant Major of the Army, Michael Grinston, was thrilled when AER unanimously announced him as CEO. "Fantastic," says Grinston. "I...
What you need to do to prepare for Fort Bliss’s planned power outage
EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) -- Fort Bliss residents are urged to prepare ahead of next month's "Black Start" exercise, which will shut off the base's electricity in order to test emergency and power systems. Fort Bliss will conduct the exercise at some point between March 10 and 16, but will...
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in Anthony as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.