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John Kenny Hammond

May 17, 2017 by Shirley Kennedy Adams (Register to contact)

John "Kenny" Hammond, class of 1962, passed on April 18, 2017.

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Memorial services announced for Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez

November 22, 2017 by KVIA El Paso

KVIA El PasoEL PASO, Texas - The family of the slain Border Patrol agent has announced his memorial services. ABC-7 is also learning more details about Rogelio Martinez, who died Sunday night while on duty in the Big Bend Sector. According to his obituary ...Border Patrol agent's death renews Trump's call for wall along MexicoDallas Newsall 163 news articles »

Friends remember Border Patrol agent who was killed in the line of duty near Van Horn

November 21, 2017 by KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas — Friends say the void left behind by the death of Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez is irreplaceable. As more details surface about Martinez's death, his close friends gathered to remember him Monday night. He was known to many as ...

Reinvent yourself; Never too late to make a change

November 19, 2017 by El Paso Inc.

El Paso Inc.Now Alvarez spends his days at Irvin High School, where he teaches entrepreneurship and finances. “I love it. I'm the happiest guy on campus,” he says with a big smile. “If you ask my wife, Armida, she will tell you she has never seen me so happy ...

Home invasion leaves victims injured; attackers arrested

November 15, 2017 by KFOX El Paso

KFOX El PasoDe Santiago, of El Paso, is facing two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, two counts of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury and burglary of habitation. He was issued a $450,000 bond. Portillo, of Chaparral, was charged with ...

Jennifer Han ready for fourth title defense in December

November 14, 2017 by KFOX El Paso

KFOX El PasoThe champion told KFOX14 she is confident as she prepares to defend her title for a fourth time against Lizbeth Crespo at the El Paso County Coliseum on Dec. 1. She's invited traffic anchor Kandolite Flores and morning news anchor Kezhal Dashti to join ...

Fallen US Navy sailor honored

September 15, 2017 by KFOX El Paso

KFOX El PasoHis wrestling coach from Irvin High School also showed up and talked about the brotherhood Lopez created for his teammates. “They were telling his daughters they are the smile on them that he had and that's the first thing that comes to my mind is his ...

Divers find remains of all missing from USS McCain collision, El Paso native among those found

August 27, 2017 by KVIA El Paso

KVIA El PasoThe U.S. Navy says divers have recovered the remains of all 10 sailors who went missing after the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker collided near Singapore last week. Among the bodies found, El Pasoan and Irvin High School graduate, Abraham Lopez ...

Friend of missing El Paso sailor aboard USS McCain calls him 'hero'

August 24, 2017 by KFOX El Paso

KFOX El PasoLopez was on the wrestling team, while Ortega played football. Ortega said he was in disbelief knowing their plans to meet up when Lopez returned to El Paso may never happen. Lopez was one of the missing sailors aboard the USS John S. McCain when the ...

Missing El Paso sailor a devoted father, patriot

August 24, 2017 by KVIA El Paso

KVIA El PasoEL PASO, Texas - The missing sailor from El Paso was committed to protecting our country, friends and relatives tell ABC-7. Ten sailors, including El Pasoan Abraham Lopez, disappeared following a collision between the USS John S. McCain and a Liberian ...

39-Year-Old Sailor From El Paso Among USS McCain Missing

August 24, 2017 by U.S. News & World Report

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Navy has identified a 39-year-old communications electrician from El Paso as among the nine sailors still missing from the crew of the USS John S. McCain after it collided with a Liberian-flagged merchant vessel near ...

Video+Story: Family With Deep Ties to Sun City Launches Interactive Kid's Book

August 16, 2017 by El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)

El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)This Fall, area high school students will have the opportunity to have their artwork published in a children's book about El Paso. The book, “Go Sí El Paso,” will feature 27 area landmarks and the story will follow Estrella, Sunny and Seemore as they ...

El Paso native designing future home of Texas Rangers

July 11, 2017 by KVIA El Paso

KVIA El PasoEL PASO, Texas - An El Paso native is having a say in the future home of the Texas Rangers baseball team. Fred Ortiz graduated from Irvin High School in 1985. He's now an architect with the company designing the ballpark, HKS. The ballpark will have a ...

Wrong-way driver involved in deadly EPISD charter bus crash had alcohol in his system

July 8, 2017 by KFOX El Paso

KFOX El PasoScene the bus crash that killed an Irvin High School coach and injured students. (KFOX14). AA. EL PASO, Texas — The driver of the truck that crashed into a bus carrying El Paso Independent School District students and staff had alcohol in his system ...

Graduating El Paso ISD Seniors Thank Elementary, Middle School Teachers

May 30, 2017 by El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)

El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (blog)Magoffin Middle students got a glimpse of their future last week, when more than 200 Irvin Rockets touched down at the school, donning their blue and white caps and gowns. The seniors made stops at all the Irvin High School feeder pattern schools ...

Local high school students receive scholarships

May 12, 2017 by El Paso Inc.

El Paso Inc.The Rotary Club of El Paso Foundation awarded scholarships to 12 high school students in the El Paso Independent School District. They each received $7,000. The scholarship is to be used at each of the students' college of choice. The students are ...

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