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Increase on Hutchins gas will be less than 1 cent on dollar for service

JIM WILLIAMSStaff WriterHUTCHINS - Residents here will pay less than one cent - a .667 percent increase - on the dollar for service provided by ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Hutchins street lighting agreement approved

JIM WILLIAMSStaff WriterHUTCHINS - Mayor Artis Johnson and city council members wanted to make certain they could get out of a street lighting agreement with ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Waxahachie: Where cotton reigned king, released

Matthew RileyThe Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - Kelly McMichael Stott, a resident of Midlothian, has completed a book about the history of Waxahachie titled, 'Waxahachie: Where ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Attempted murder case of 16-year-old may leave Judge Knize’s court

MATTHEW RILEYThe Ellis County PressELLIS COUNTY - District Judge Gene Knize may not preside over the attempted capital murder case of a 16-year-old Maypearl girl, ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Lighted courthouses being sold for $49

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - Replicas of the Ellis County Courthouse can now be purchased from the Ellis County Museum for $49.Many have already ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Unusual tabby cat missing

Matthew RileyThe Ellis County PressENNIS - An orange two-year-old cat named Golden, owned by The Ellis County Press writer Jim Williams is missing after it ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Former chief replaces fired city secretary

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressWILMER - Former Police Chief Thom Lauer was hired as city administrator, replacing the city secretary who was fired at the ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Assaults mar days following Wilmer meeting

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressWILMER - Assault charges could be filed against Jim Root, husband of Mayor Linda Root for contact he made with fellow ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Fire chief axed; department volunteers quit

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressWILMER - In another power shift at the Dec. 19 meeting, former Mayor Eugene Lowe was hired as the Wilmer fire ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Mayor vacates offices; Lauer changes locks

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressWILMER - New City Administrator Thom Lauer took control of city hall Friday, following an altercation between him and Mayor Linda ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/26/2002 00:00:00

Lancaster residents piped over Red Oak water issue

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County Press LANCASTER - When the City of Red Oak increased water rate fees three months ago and paved ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/12/2002 00:00:00

Major health problems cited as result of toxic cement plants

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN - Health problems associated with Ellis County's cement plants are nothing new. The only published survey ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/12/2002 00:00:00

Patrolmen ‘add it up’ to solve burglary

GEORGIA FITZHUGHThe Ellis County Press OVILLA - Ovilla patrolmen, Michael McKenna and Nick Downs were recognized by Police Chief Michael Moon for ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/12/2002 00:00:00

County facing new environmental actions

David D. WallerThe Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE -New environmental actions will take affect in North Texas and Ellis County if state and ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/12/2002 00:00:00

Commemorative Ellis County rifle being showcased

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY - Ellis County has been chosen to be part of a National Collector Series for ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/12/2002 00:00:00

New Ovilla stop light helps traffic backup

GEORGIA FITZHUGHThe Ellis County Press OVILLA - Drivers have a new reason to stop in Ovilla, since the construction of ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/05/2002 00:00:00

Maypearl girl’s family opposes bond reduction

Waxahachie man is in jail on attempted capital murder chargeDavid D. WallerThe Ellis County Press MAYPEARL - A Waxahachie man charged ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/05/2002 00:00:00

Red Oak set to get traffic light near Eastridge Elementary

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressRED OAK - Traffic lights will dot the intersection of three new locations, according to Mayor Todd Little.'The traffic light at ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/05/2002 00:00:00

‘Hooray for Children’ Christmas Health Fair to be held Saturday

Ennis Boys and Girls Club sponsorsDavid D. WallerThe Ellis County PressENNIS - The Texas STAR Program and the Boys and Girls Club of Ennis are ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/05/2002 00:00:00

Proposed Ferris development meets opposition

Developer asks for citizens' supportJOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - Shaw Creek Ranch, a proposed 580-plus unit housing addition towards the west side of town, ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/05/2002 00:00:00

Eatery owners say smoking restrictions violate their rights

JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County PressELLIS COUNTY - A recent Dallas Morning News endorsement called for the Dallas mayor to encourage area suburbs to adopt smoking ... Full story

Last Updated: 12/05/2002 00:00:00

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