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Child abuse trial moving along quickly

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE — Anxious to conclude the child abuse trial involving two DeSoto police officers before the Thanksgiving holiday, Judge Gene ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

Caller ID identifies obscene call source

JOHN CAPPS Ellis County Press RED OAK - A 72-year old woman filed a report Nov. 11 with the Ellis County Sheriff's Office and alleged ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

Victims used cell phones to catch mischief makers

JOHN CAPPS Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Both the Waxahachie Police Department and the Ellis County Sheriff's Office received numerous cell phone calls about 9 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

Schools open, but churches inactive

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE — Maybe it's an over-reaction to the recent Supreme Court ruling against prayer before football games. Or perhaps it's ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

Showing gun lands Avalon man in jail

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE — What started as a seemingly simple land dispute has resulted in jail time for Fredrick Marshal Van Horn ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

Prelude concludes: Feud to start next week

Johnathan Capps Ellis County Press EDITOR'S NOTE - The Ellis County Press concludes background for the upcoming documentary of the Hatfield-McCoy feud: The location of ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

County halts fine pay-outs

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE — Ellis County court officials have summarily called a halt to their fine extension program. 'It has been a ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

County threatens to slash jobs to fund raises

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE — When voters overwhelmingly approved pay raises for Ellis County Sheriff's Department employees, they didn't expect the result to be ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/23/2000 00:00:00

Virginia real ‘Angel’ to troubled moms

GEORGIA FITZHUGH Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE — Being the director of a ministry to mothers, Virginia Murphy meets a lot of mothers. However, there are ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/16/2000 00:00:00

Dramatic McLaughlins need no embellishment

Johnathan CAPPS Ellis County Press EDITOR'S NOTE - The Ellis County Press cocntinues with background for the upcoming documentary of the Hatfield-McCoy feud: Because oral ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/16/2000 00:00:00

Movie-miffed merchants want respect from city

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS — Merchants upset by the actions of film crews for the television show 'Walker, Texas Ranger' said all they ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/16/2000 00:00:00

Unofficial results point to embezzlement

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS — The City of Ferris has not yet received a final report from state auditors on alleged embezzlement, but the ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/16/2000 00:00:00

Woody asks recount; Edwards does it again

RUSTY WELLER Ellis County Press Managing Editor ELLIS COUNTY - Much like the U.S. Presidency, still up in the air at press time a full ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/16/2000 00:00:00

Petition could abolish Wilmer-Hutchins district

RUSTY WELLER Ellis County Press Managing Editor FERRIS - Saying it's a financial vampire producing educational zombies, Barbara and Randy Senter are seeking to drive ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/16/2000 00:00:00

Wilmer citizens taking advantage of chance to voice their requests

JIM WILLIAMS Ellis County Press WILMER - More citizens took advantage of voicing requests than before since the City of Wilmer established this new format ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/09/2000 00:00:00

Osborn attacks Miller for not filing report

WAXAHACHIE - Dr. Charlie Osborn, chairman of the Ellis County Democratic Party and president of the Texas Democratic County Chairs Association, filed a complaint against ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/09/2000 00:00:00

Pioneer romance took curious twist

JOHNathan CAPPS Ellis County Press EDITOR'S NOTE - The Ellis County Press continues with background for the upcoming documentary of the Hatfield-McCoy feud: Resuming the ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/09/2000 00:00:00

Hutchins backs seatbelt safety

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press HUTCHINS — The Hutchins Police Department will be one of many local law enforcement agencies participating in Operation ABC Mobilization: America ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/09/2000 00:00:00

Project Gabriel: sign of help with pregnancies

GEORGIA FITZHUGH Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY - Debbie tried to walk to the emergency room. Pregnant and in pain, she knew something was wrong. Without a ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/09/2000 00:00:00

Ferris merchants upset by ‘Walker’

RUSTY WELLER Ellis County Press Managing Editor FERRIS - The Walker, Texas Ranger episode filmed in downtown Ferris didn't have a happy ending for residents ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/09/2000 00:00:00

Early Virginia settlements prohibited lawyers, Baptists

JOHNathan CAPPS Ellis county Press The Ellis County Press continues with background to an upcoming documentary on the Hatfield-McCoy feud: Earlier in this series, readers ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/02/2000 00:00:00

Pickard, store change Ovilla history

GEORGIA FITZHUGH Ellis County Press OVILLA - On Halloween night 64 years ago, Wilson Pickard got a surprise that changed the history of his town. ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/02/2000 00:00:00

Rollback spices talk as election nears

RUSTY WELLER Ellis County Press Managing Editor ELLIS COUNTY - A petition drive calling for a property-tax rollback vote is rolling along better than expected. ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/02/2000 00:00:00

Norris defusing Gray standoff

RUSTY WELLER Ellis County Press Managing Editor FERRIS - The armed standoff involving the John Joe Gray family sure could use a hero, someone to ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/02/2000 00:00:00

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