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Little Angel Pageant organizers assist Outreach Center

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Little Angels, a volunteer organization with a desire to give monetary assistance to other groups involved in the betterment ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Van Horn found guilty

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - A jury of six returned a verdict of 'Guilty' after hearing all the evidence in a case against ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Hutchins appoints new chief

Dick Roth Special to the Ellis County Press HUTCHINS - In what many say is a long overdue move, Hutchins City Council members unanimously approved ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Goat thief cuts off head, dumps body

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Thieves slaughtered a registered Boer billy goat, then cut off the animal's head and left the body in ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Rushing flood waters sweep Palmer resident off road

JIM WILLIAMSEllis County PressPALMER - An area radio disc jockey said floods, such as North Central Texas experienced Feb. 15 and 16, were considered acts ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Citizens hire experienced consultant to fight rollback

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Citizens Against the Rollback in Ellis County have retained a well-known political consultant in their campaign against the ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Minorities ask for precinct

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Two things came out loud and clear during the final public forum held by the County Redistricting Committee ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/22/2001 00:00:00

Van Horn gets trial underway

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County PressWAXAHACHIE - Fredrick Marshal Van Horn was in court Friday for pre-trial hearings in which he asked Judge Bob Carroll to dismiss ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Glenn Heights sets town hall meeting Feb. 15

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press GLENN HEIGHTS - The governing body of the City of Glenn Heights has announced it will hold a Town Hall ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Search fails to find alleged cocaine

RODNEY RAMSEY Special to the Ellis County Press Well, I did not really understand what had happened that morning, but I now knew it wasn't ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Locked closet leads to classic failure in tornado readiness

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County PressIt was the night the tornado ripped through downtown Fort Worth and then wound its destructive way through South Arlington. I ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Nursing home couple ties knot

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS - Love is alive at the Ferris Nursing Care Center where Frannie Nolen, 60, and Bill George, 82 entered ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Mayor Birdwell recalls Ferris’ brickyard work

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County Press FERRIS - In honor of Black History Month, Ferris Mayor Jimmie Birdwell took a few minutes to reminisce during the Feb. ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Ferris Brick Festival set

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS - The Main Street Association will hold a Brick Festival on April 28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

6 confirmed cases result in rabies alert

JIM WILLIAMS Ellis County Press GARRETT - A banging noise sounded from a neighbor's house at apporoximately 7:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 5. Was it an ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Freedom short-lived for county jail escapee

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - During a routine transfer of prisoners at the Ellis County Detention Center at about 8:45 p.m. on Feb. ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Residents say no to power plant

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press RED OAK - Residents of Red Oak and surrounding areas packed the small council chambers and spilled out into the ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/15/2001 00:00:00

Shy guinea pig sees shadow

JIM WILLIAMS Ellis County Press FERRIS - Without the services of a groundhog, Ferris Intermediate School made do with a guinea pig named 'Mister Ed' ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Snake-oil salesmen get you to buy what you want to buy

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press I've always enjoyed Hollywood's colorful depictions of snake-oil salesmen. You know the ones. Smarmy. Offering a one-size-fits-all cure for whatever ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Waxahachie went wet!

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - It may surprise some residents, but Waxahachie is wet. It has been for some time. Food service establishments ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Bad blood endured for decades

JOHNathan CAPPS Ellis County Press Last in a Series After the hanging of Ellison ‘Cotton-top' Mounts, the intensity of the feud diminished. Acts of violence ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Recalled drug still may be in your house

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS - Many familiar cold medications have been recalled, along with a number of diet aids, because a common ingredient ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Howerton’s ministry: service to public

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County PressENNIS - According to City Manager Steve Howerton, public service is a ministry to others much like the ministry of the clergy. ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

County’s lack of funds stalls building project

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Ellis County Project Manager Jo Bhore confirmed plans for the county's new administration center have been put on the ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Area residents fighting new power plant

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS - Angered by a general lack of communication, a group of residents organized a fight against the proposed Watermill ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/08/2001 00:00:00

Rollback polling places set for March 3 election

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - At a special meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 16, county commissioners approved the following list of polling places for ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

Trying to help backfires as friends turn backs

RODNEY RAMSEY Special to the Ellis County Press One in a series When I left Steve Raney's house, I was unsure what to do next. ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

Inmates warn Ferris students about making bad choices

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press FERRIS - Personal testimonies from real inmates are the cornerstone of an educational program, which seeks to prevent drug and ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

Promoting peace - Red Oak’s Moore helps demonstrate U.S. ability to defend South Korea

ANDRE SANDERS Special to the Ellis County Press PUSAN, Republic of Korea - The son of a Red Oak woman plays the same role in ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

‘Cottontop’ goes to gallows

JOHNathan CAPPS Ellis County Press Continuing with our account of the Hatfield-McCoy feud, we learned Ellison Mounts, or 'Cottontop' as he was affectionately known, was ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

Carroll faith-fully seeks real solutions

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County Press WAXAHACHIE - The Rule of Law is characterized by solution-driven compassion in Judge Bob Carroll's courtroom. A defendant arrived an hour ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

County official offered ending building plans

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County Press WAXAHACHIE - An Ellis County official held private negotiations with rollback organizers hoping to stop them from submitting petitions in December. ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

Rollback foe admits attempt to mislead public

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - A spokesman for Citizens Against the Rollback in Ellis County said the end would justify the means. At ... Full story

Last Updated: 02/01/2001 00:00:00

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