WAXAHACHIE – Ellis County Commissioners have authorized their purchasing agent to develop a request for proposals for private-sector jail management, with Commissioner Paul Perry, Pct. ... Full story
Special Olympics Athletic Day: Law enforcement and first responder personnel assisted Red Oak ISD Police Department
RED OAK - Nancy Spigener’s world largely revolved around Red Oak students enrolled in the district’s Special Education department.
A long-time supporter of Special Olympics, she ...
By Jamie Guthrie
FERRIS – Lao Tzu taught a critical part of accomplishing a goal is taking initial action.
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with ...
OVILLA – On Thursday, March 14, members of the Ovilla Service League made a formal presentation to Ovilla Police Chief Mike Moon of the proceeds ...
WAXAHACHIE – A life-size memorial to Chris Kyle was given a Presidential-style honorary escort into North Texas Thursday, March 7.
A bright orange tractor trailer arrived ...
Ellis County sales tax revenue increased 9.65% over last year; Comptroller Distributes $531 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue to Local Governments
AUSTIN – Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said today state sales tax revenue in February was $2.08 billion, up 3.7 percent compared to February 2012.
“Sales tax ...
FERRIS – On Saturday, April 13, Waste Management employees will team up with the city of Ferris Park Board, Ferris Independent School District and ...
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