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El Paso Dancers Make Semi-Finals at USA TANGO Championship

By Cynthia Gamez, Photos by Don An

Three couples from the Sunland Dance Studio tangoed their way to the semi-finals at the 2017 Argentine Tango Festival, earning a chance to compete for the USA title.

The couples represented El Paso at the Official 2017 Argentine Tango Festival in San Francisco April 13 through April 17. They …

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Motivation on Wheels

Editorial Piece: An Ode to Arzarte and his legacy

By Jaime Rodriguez

Emmanuel “Manny” Arzate, the youngest of 5 siblings, learned to challenge and face adversity in his life at an early age.

At 2-years-old, when most toddlers are learning to speak and walk on their own, Arzate was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, or SMA, which is …

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Jammin’ Live At The 306 Sessions

By Alex Hinojosa

 

Nestled among several warehouses and industrial businesses in East El Paso is a hidden musical gem.

From the outside, 306 Sessions, located within the Sun City Business Park, doesn’t look like much. The door is typically locked during the day – and the grey gate is closed too. It appears like it’s just a …

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Jennifer Han May be a Championship Boxer, But Her Success is Strictly a Family Affair

By Paul Geneson

Jennifer Han currently holds the IBF women’s world featherweight championship.
At 33, it’s incredible to think that she’s been fighting for 17 of those years.

Throughout her boxing career, Han has picked up the title of “El Paso’s Sweetheart.”   While Han appreciates that title, she acknowledges it’s only partly true. She admits to being “sweet …

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Q&A with El Paso’s Mayoral Candidates

By Alex Hinojosa

The Mayoral is seat open, and eight candidates are running for a chance to be the city’s next leader.

The new mayor will enter into a position during a time when the city council is currently under investigation by the Texas Rangers for a meeting they held behind closed doors in December concerning the …

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MANY FORMER COLLEGE ALL-AMERICA PARTICIPANTS DO WELL AT PEBBLE BEACH WITH SPIETH LEADING THE WAY

 

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Jordan Spieth, who won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Sunday, Feb. 12, was one of 23 players who previously made their way through El Paso playing at the Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic (SBWRCAAGC).

Spieth, who highlighted his victory with a 30-foot birdie putt on the 17th …

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Zuill Bailey: Top of the World!

Photos and Story by Christian Chapman

Zuill Bailey, world renowned cellist, has brought music to the newborn in the neo-natal unit of El Paso Hospitals, played before inmates of a women’s prison, has appeared at the Museum of Art in EP, and such historic venues in our neighborhood as the Golden Eagle in Mesilla, New Mexico, …