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Participants still being sought for community-wide Christmas presentation

ANGIE DERDENThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - Practices have begun for the Ferris Community Choir presentation of 'The Glory of Christmas - Experience the Season,' under ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Texas Country Reporter Festival is Oct. 28

ANGIE DERDENThe Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - Bob Phillips, the Texas Country Reporter, was to host his 11th annual festival at the courthouse square in Waxahachie ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Ferris doctor disciplined for administrative error

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - On Oct. 6 cardiologist Fred Maese was disciplined for unprofessional conduct violations by the Texas Medical Board due to ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Ferris teacher killed in crash

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - Students and teachers within the Ferris Independent School District were reeling from the loss of fifth grade teacher Cynthia ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Palmer PD discloses missing property

MARK VARSELThe Ellis County PressPALMER - Item 10 on the agenda at the latest Palmer City Council meeting was placed there at the request of ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Munster Mansion event to benefit kid’s burn center

Mark VarselThe Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - You can tell it's that time of year again just by all the activity going on at the McKee ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Festival goers ‘Party Hardy’

PARTY TIME - Hundreds of people traveled throughout several cities in southern Dallas and Ellis Counties including Hutchins, Wilmer, Ennis and Midlothian enjoying a family ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/26/2006 00:00:00

Red Oak Chamber holds annual auction Saturday

ANGIE DERDENThe Ellis County PressRED OAK - The Red Oak Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding its annual auction Saturday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m. ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

National band plays for their hometown in Ferris

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County Press FERRIS - Alternative rock band Neverset, remaining true to their vow never to forget their roots, are returning to Ferris ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Hutchins autumn festival is Saturday from 11- 3 p.m.

Staff reportThe Ellis County PressHUTCHINS - Citizens are invited to come celebrate the fall season during the Hutchins Festival from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Wilmer Pioneer Days runs Thursday thru Saturday

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressWILMER - The city celebrates its past this weekend during their annual Pioneer Days celebration running from Thursday, Oct. 19 through ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Ennis festival is Saturday

ANGIE DERDENThe Ellis County PressENNIS - Ennis Historic Downtown Merchants Association is to host the Autumn Days Festival in its fifth year this Saturday, Oct. ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Ferris dispatches for Palmer police

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressPALMER - The cities of Palmer and Ferris signed a two-year agreement for the Ferris Police Department to provide dispatching services ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Ferris projects for WM funds questioned

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - Questions are being raised about how city council members were planning to use funds from Waste Management.To settle a ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Charges against Burnett dropped

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - Bail jumping and failure to appear charges against former Ferris City Councilman Victor Burnett have been dropped. Misdemeanor charges ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

FD grant awarded to Garrett

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressGARRETT - The Garrett Area Rural Volunteer Fire Department is adding a fire engine to their fleet thanks to a $180,975 ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Early voting begins Oct. 23

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressELLIS COUNTY - Election session is upon us again. Early voting was scheduled to begin Monday, Oct. 23 and last until ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Glenn Heights voters to decide alcohol sales; mayor

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressGLENN HEIGHTS - Voters will be able to decide if Glenn Heights should remain dry or become wet in regards to ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Red Oak ISD superintendent retires

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressRED OAK - After two years as the Red Oak Independent School District Superintendent, Craig Stockstill is retiring effective Nov. 30. ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Palmer high school wins appeal

Staff reportThe Ellis County PressPALMER - Palmer ISD has announced a decision by the Texas Education Agency to award Palmer High School an academic rating ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Commissioners rescind burn ban

DIANA BUCKLEYEllis County CommunicationsWAXAHACHIE - With the Keetch-Byram Drought Index at 380 and a soaking rain still falling, Ellis County Commissioners voted unanimously Monday to ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Italy queen crowned


Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

Palmer circus is Thursday

PALMER - Thanks to the sponsorship of the Palmer Lions Club, the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, America's Favorite Big Top Circus is coming to Palmer ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/19/2006 00:00:00

CASA Pro Rodeo Benefit is Oct. 20-21

ANGIE DERDENThe Ellis County PressENNIS - Court Appointed Special Advocates of Ellis County will be hosting a pro rodeo event Oct. 20-21 at 8 p.m., ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/12/2006 00:00:00

Ferris holds workshop

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - During a three-hour workshop Monday night, Ferris City council members were enlightened about several city services including the fire ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/12/2006 00:00:00

Workers struck and killed on Highway 287

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - Two men were killed Monday afternoon after being hit by a pickup truck as they were resurfacing Texas Highway ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/12/2006 00:00:00

Body found in Trinity river in Hutchins

CHANTEL JAMESThe Ellis County PressHUTCHINS - On Saturday, Oct. 10, a family who was sight-seeing, stopped to look at a landmark located at the Dowdy ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/12/2006 00:00:00

17-year-old student missing for 2 weeks

SHERRY LONG The Ellis County PressWAXAHACHIE - On Wednesday, Sept. 27, Brianna Hernandez went to work at the 1879 Townhouse restaurant in downtown Waxahachie and ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/12/2006 00:00:00

Midlothian annexation negotiations to begin

Court appoints committeeDiana Buckley Ellis County CommunicationsWAXAHACHIE - Some 20 members of the group called Rural Citizens Against Annexation addressed the Commissioners' Court during a ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/12/2006 00:00:00

Livestock assistance grants available

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Agriculture was accepting applications Sept. 29 to Nov. 13 from eligible livestock producers impacted by drought who qualify for ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/05/2006 00:00:00

Hunter’s rights trump property owner rights

SHERRY LONG The Ellis County PressITALY - Warning: If you live near a hunting lease and you scare away the animals by being too loud, ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/05/2006 00:00:00

Ferris’ 30th Pioneer Day celebration is Saturday

SHERRY LONG The Ellis County PressFERRIS - It's that time of year again - time to honor the pioneers of yesteryear during Ferris' annual Pioneer ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/05/2006 00:00:00

Red Oak awarded grant for firefighters

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressRED OAK - Using a $617,760 grant from Homeland Security, the City of Red Oak will be able to hire six ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/05/2006 00:00:00

Ferris chase ends in shoot-out

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressFERRIS - A 38-year-old man remains in critical condition at Parkland Hospital after being shot by an Ellis County Sheriff's deputy ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/05/2006 00:00:00

Wilmer library burns

SHERRY LONGThe Ellis County PressWILMER - The public library in Wilmer was closed indefinitely after a fire broke out in the southeastern portion of the ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/05/2006 00:00:00

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