Latest El Paso, Texas Stories
Stefon Jackson scored 28 points Wednesday and Texas-El Paso held off Oregon State 70-63 to even the College Basketball Invitational final at a game each. The teams will meet in the third and deciding game Friday. Jackson made 9-of-20 shots from the field and hit 10-of-14 from the foul line, including three in the final minute while the Miners were scoring the game's final five points. Randy Culpepper added 17 points for Texas-El Paso (23-13).
Roeland Schaftenaar had 19 points and Lathen Wallace 18 Monday when Oregon State beat Texas-El Paso 75-69 in the opener of the College Basketball Invitational. Game 2 of the best-of-three series will be played Wednesday in El Paso. Seth Tarver scored 17 points and Rickey Claitt finished with 13 points and six assists for the Beavers (17-17) -- who shot 68.4 percent from field in the second half. Randy Culpepper led Texas-El Paso with 20 points.
One-third of El Paso, Texas, residents cross the Texas-Mexico border to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, for medication and healthcare services, researchers said. Researchers at The University of Texas School of Public Health El Paso Regional campus found cross-border medication shopping and medical attention can present health dangers -- including medications laced with toxic substances that are banned in the U.S.
Tyreke Evans had 25 points and eight rebounds Saturday, powering sixth-ranked Memphis to a 70-63 win over Texas-El Paso. The victory extended the nation's longest winning streak to 18 games and gave the Tigers a 54-game win streak in conference play.
ELKHART, Ind., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Coachmen Industries, Inc.
Doug Foshee, president and chief executive officer of El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP), will present tomorrow, November 14, at the Bank of America Energy Conference in Key Biscayne, Florida. The presentation will begin at 8:40 a.m. EST, 7:40 a.m.
Midstream company El Paso has reported a net income of $445 million, $0.58 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2008, compared to $155 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, for the same period of 2007.
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) today announced a capital plan for 2009 that is designed to provide the company with adequate liquidity to meet its debt maturities and other on-going obligations while enabling El Paso to fulfill its pipeline growth program and preserve its inventory of exploration and production opportunities.
El Paso Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: EPB) today announced that the Board of Directors of its general partner has declared a quarterly cash distribution of $0.3000 per unit for the third quarter of 2008, up 1.7 percent from $0.2950 paid for the second quarter 2008.
The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline fell by more than 22 cents in Texas during the past week, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.