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Lewis fired as superintendent

The Ellis County Press LANCASTER – Embattled Lancaster Independent School District Superintendent Larry Lewis was fired Monday, Nov. 18 during a special school board meeting in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:13:00

Annexation Vote

On Tuesday, Nov. 25, the Midlothian City Council will decide on a three-year battle with property owners in two tracts of land whether to annex ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:12:00

Ground broken on county bond project

Diana Buckley Ellis County Communications WAXAHACHIE While the ceremony itself could easily be characterized as "short and sweet," the line of dignitaries on hand to usher in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:12:00

Howd this land go from $3,500 to $23,000?

Developer requested appraisal district increase value The Ellis County Press GLENN HEIGHTS – A vacant lot with no street access tucked behind mobile homes that was worth ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:06:00

Veterans fight tangled in county regulations

Commissioner: ‘I’ll help him’ The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – While local war veterans were being showered with praise and thanks recently, one disabled vet is fighting ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:05:00

SWAT STANDOFF

The Ellis County Press Members of the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team and the Ennis Police Department helped coordinate an arrest warrant operation on Ranch ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:00:00

Grand Opening Legacy Liquor

Legacy Liquor Store in Garrett  is hosting its grand opening celebration this Thursday, Nov.20 starting at 4:30 p.m.Legacy Liquor is located at:5788 FM 879 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/18/2008 16:55:00

Dad asks for sex offender status to stay

MEGAN GRAY and JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County Press                                         ENNIS- Tomorrow, Fri., Nov.14 in the in the 195th District Court of Judge Fred Tinsley at 9:00 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 16:56:00

City Tax Rates; Highest and Lowest

Top 3 Highest Taxed Cities 1.Italy ($0.937 per $100) 2.Venus ($0.801506 per $100) 3.Ennis ($0.70 per $100) Top 3 Lowest Taxed Cities 1.Pecan Hill ($0.30 per $100) 2.Garrett ($0.328803 per $100) 3.Oak ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 15:54:00

Officers become federally deputized in IRS task force

The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – Under a measure approved two weeks ago on a 6-1 vote, Midlothian will federally deputize one of their officers and ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:26:00

Cat, dog adoptions on Craigslist proves popular

TRACI THOMPSON The Ellis County Press FERRIS - Misty Clark, the city’s animal control officer, is doing more than her daily duty of picking up stray dogs ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:25:00

Treasurer, judgeship in 10

Due to appointments to the county treasurer and Court at Law No. 1 positions, those spots were special elections on Nov. 4. The regular four-year ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:21:00

Finance director fired after giving deposition

Case stemmed from sexual harassment suit The Ellis County Press FERRIS – The city’s finance director was fired Friday, Nov. 7 shortly after giving a deposition in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:19:00

Veterans Day Celebration Remembering Family

Michael SeiberThe Ellis County Press Sister and nieces remember Leland Wickliffe, Ferris, one of the many Ellis county soldiers remembered on the World War II granite ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:14:00

CAREFLITE COOKOUT

The Ellis County Press Emergency Services District No. 5 commissioners the arrival of the CareFlite ambulancewith a free cookout at the fire station on Ewing Street ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:13:00

Altercation with blind man leaves poll worker bruised, bloodied

Election DayAltercation with blind man leaves poll worker bruised, bloodiedMEGAN GRAYand JOEY DAUBENThe Ellis County Press  PALMER - The presiding election judge at Fundamental Baptist ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/07/2008 17:58:00

Taxpayers soaked with hundreds of millions in future debt, obligations

Numbers are ‘deferred tax increases’ The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY – Taxpayers’ votes for bond packages for cities and schools can expect to pay big in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:11:00

Constitution Party fends off activists misrepresentation, attempted takeover

The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY – The state Constitution Party is fending off a West Texas activist’s claims that he represents the party and has ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:03:00

Ellis County Veterans Appreciation Day Saturday

Special to The Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE – The men and women of our nation’s armed forces will be honored with a special ceremony on Saturday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:02:00

Taxpayers fund $37,800 in fuel costs, SUVs for Dept. of Development, other agencies

JOEY DAUBEN The Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE – Ellis County taxpayers fund numerous sport utility vehicles and full-size pickups for the Department of Development, the county/district attorneys ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 11:58:00

Ground Breaking of the Ellis County Bond Program, Nov 12

NOTICE OF GROUND BREAKING ELLIS COUNTY BOND PROGRAM     Ellis County Commissioners’ Court   Notice is hereby given that a Ground Breaking of the Ellis County Bond Program will be ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 10:02:00

Final Election Results

House District 10 R-Jim Pitts - I - 39,747 - 85% L-Phil Smart 6,959 - 15% Sheriff R- Johnny Brown - 39,265 - 93% W-Susan Rodriguez - 2,800 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/05/2008 11:34:00

Free Cookout - Monday, Nov.10, 5 to 7 p.m.

YOU ARE INVITED TO A FREE COOKOUT Monday, Nov.10, 5 to 7 p.m. Ferris Fire Station #2 101 Ewing Street, Ferris, Texas CareFite invites everyone in the community ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/05/2008 11:04:00

CareFlite responds to 2 vehicle collision with 9 patients

(Ferris, Texas) In its first 911 response in Ellis County Emergency Service District #5, CareFlite responded to a two vehicle collision Sunday evening, November 2nd. ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/05/2008 10:58:00

Local Race Results Coming In

  Midpoint election results ONLY. We will post the latest as they become available. Local Races: Sheriff: Johnny Brown-R 17,953 votes Write in Susan Welch-Rodriguez 1,326 Judge ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/05/2008 02:56:00

Animal control enforcement

Animal control beefs up enforcement MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press                 FERRIS – Misty Clark is loaded with new state laws designed to enforce animal control ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/04/2008 19:23:00

Major wreck involving mom and kids

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press                                    FERRIS- Around 5:50 p.m. Sunday, Nov.2 Ferris Police Department received a call regarding a major head on collision on the 600 block ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/04/2008 19:11:00

ECSO Race: Final Hours

      ELLIS COUNTY-  With just mere hours to go, the anticipation for the new sheriff of Ellis County is growing.Write-in candidate, Susan Welch-Rodriguez, said ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/04/2008 10:20:00

Ellis County

Bardwell Oct. 13 Burglary of building, Highview Park Marina, subject took complainant’s fishing gear from a locked building without permission $812 Ennis Oct. 13 Assault by contact, 3800 block of ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:35:00

Ellis County

Midlothian Oct. 27 Theft, 7600 block of Singleton Rd., suspect removed the complainant’s wallet from her purse while at her home, mail carrier found it later lying ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:47:00

Ellis County

Alma Oct. 30 Burglary of habitation, 100 block of Toth Rd., unknown suspects used an unknown tool to pry the window up to force entry into the ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:26:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 11 – Nov. 16 Kristian Washington, 30, theft, warrants Robert Cagle, 44, assault causes bodily injury Shatarius Kamay Harris, 21, aggravated assault with deadly weapon Gregory Williams, 56, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:35:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 – Nov. 10 Author Eldred Berry, 19, duty on striking fixture, driving under the influence Jessica Lee Moore, 20, failure to dim headlights to oncoming ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:46:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

Arrests Oct. 28 – Nov. 3 Raul Ortiz, m, 37,no drivers license, failure to maintain financial responsibility, failure to drive in single lane, expired license tags James Robert ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:26:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 10 – Nov. 17 Kenneth Bendaw, b/m, 44, driving while license invalid Rafael Godinez, w/m, 51, no drivers license, failure to maintain finance responsibility Matthew Blanscet, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:34:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 – Nov. 10 Andrea Davenport, w/f, 23, drug paraphernalia Michael Morris, w/m, 38, Ellis County Sheriff Office warrants, theft Cody Maloy, w/m, 18, evading arrest with ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:46:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests Oct. 30 – Nov. 3 Daniel Wells, w/m, 24, Johnson County Sheriff Office warrants Arnold Griggs, b/m, 41, public intoxication Tammy Williams, w/f, 42, public intoxication David Shinpaugh, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:25:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 12 – Nov. 15 James Myers, b/m, 31, unlawful restraint Roy Wayne Blair, w/m, 47, public intoxication Melody Ann Baker, w/f, 45, public intoxication Audra West, w/f, 24, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:34:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 – Nov. 8 Alejandro Arzola Cruz, h/m, 25, driving while license invalid Oscar Baez, h/m, 28, warrants Patera C. Hawkins, b/f, 27, failure to identify, warrants, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:45:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests Oct. 28 – Nov. 1 Qualon Williams, b/m, 21, bribery, warrants Michael Hood, w/m, 34, warrants Ashley N. Ocanas, w/f, 22, warrants Gabriel Ocanas, w/m, 24, driving while intoxicated Gary ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:25:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Incidents Nov. 10 – Nov. 16 House and building checks 128 Neighborhood checks 155 Alarms 6 EMS/Fire 3 Motorist assists 3 Suspicious per- son or vehicle 3 Traffic stops 35 Traffic citations 16 Other 28 Nov. 13 Hit and ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:33:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 – Nov. 10 Patricia McGrath, injury to a child Incidents House and building checks 124 Neighborhood checks 133 Alarms 5 EMS/Fire 4 Motorist assists 3 Suspicious per- son or vehicle 1 911 hang ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:45:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Incidents Oct. 27 – Nov. 2 House and building checks 112 Neighborhood checks 166 Alarms 8 EMS/Fire 10 Motorist assists 3 Suspicious per- son or vehicle 1 Traffic stops 43 Traffic citations 15 Other 21 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:24:00

Midlothian Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 – Nov. 10 Equavious Dante Gilkey, b/m, 20, theft, DeSoto PD warrants Thanhdanh That Ton, w/m, 25, Arlington PD warrant Fernando Perez, h/m, 28, driving while ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:44:00

Midlothian Police Reports

Arrests Oct. 19 – Nov. 1 Sade Marshecon Wilson, b/f, 22, Plano PD warrants Antonio Sustaita – Hernandez, w/m, 21, no liability insurance Maria Ann Carr, w/f, 44, Alvarado ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:24:00

Italy Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 9 Don Alan Zabcik, w/m, 19, possession of marijuana Mark James McCallister, w/m, 21, possession of marijuana Incidents Nov. 3 – 10 Assault, 300 block of College St. Disturbance, 500 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:33:00

Italy Police Reports

Incidents Oct. 28 – Nov. 2 Criminal mischief, 300 block of S, College St. Criminal mischief, 600 block of Williams St. Disabled motorist, I-35 at 387 MM Assist other agency, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:24:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 – Nov. 10 Christine Zedlitz, f, 37, driving while intoxicated Michael Steele, m, 32, warrants Shawn White, m, 32, driving while intoxicated, violation of occupational license Rosie ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:44:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests Oct. 24 – Oct. 30 Kenneth Bendaw, m, 44, driving while intoxicated Mitzi Harbert, f, 36, warrants Andrea Haynes, m, 33, warrants Kandee Seymour, f, 35, driving while intoxicated James ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:23:00

Ferris Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 4 – Nov. 16 Gualberto Orozco Gonzales, w/m, 54, Ferris PD warrants Kenneth B. Grigges, b/m, 53, Ferris PD warrants Mark G. Grayson, w/m, 33, Ferris PD ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:32:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 11 Sylvia Hooper, w/f, 49, theft Berdale Wafford, b/m, 18, deadly conduct Johnny Villa, w/m, 22, possession of marijuana Michael Villa, w/m, 17, disorderly conduct Nov. 12 Derrick Johnson, b/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:31:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests Nov. 3 Lincoln Caldwell, b/m, 60, burglary of building Paulis Erickson, w/m, 24, failure to identify, out of town warrants Cesar Zamora, w/m, 26, assault Nov. 4 Joshua Threadgill, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:43:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests Oct. 28 – Nov. 3 Sidney Rodney, w/m, 55, public intoxication, failure to identify Johnny Buie, b/m, 27, traffic Ricarco Rodriguez, w/m, 37, assault Misty Maynard, w/f, 27, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:22:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, Nov.20 and 27, 2008 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE G&G Self Storage, pursuant to Chapter 59, Texas Property ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:36:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thurs., Nov.13, 2008 NOTICE TO ALL CREDITORS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST BILLY EDWARD MAGEORS, DECEASED Notice is hereby given ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:48:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursdays, Nov. 6 and Nov. 13. The Ferris ISD Child Nutrition Service is accepting proposals on ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:47:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursdays, Nov. 6 and Nov. 13. The Ferris ISD Child Nutrition Service is accepting proposals on ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:29:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursdays, Nov. 6 NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATION AND INTENT TO OBTAIN AIR QUALITY STANDARD PERMIT REGISTRATION PROPOSED ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:28:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursdays, Oct. 30 and Nov. 6, 2008 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE G &G Self Storage, pursuant to Chapter ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:27:00

Algie Lee King

Dec. 4, 1932 - Nov. 15, 2008 FERRIS - Funeral services for Algie Lee King, 75 of Ferris, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:24:00

Jerry Leroy Billman

May 27, 1943 - Nov. 15, 2008 FERRIS - Funeral services for Jerry Leroy Billman, 65 of Ferris, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:23:00

Robert Glynn Bell

Oct. 13, 1950 - Nov. 8, 2008 RED OAK - Funeral services for Robert Glynn Bell, 58 of Red Oak, were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:36:00

Patricia Ann Wells

Feb. 12, 1950 - Nov. 1, 2008 WILMER - Funeral services for Patricia Ann Wells, 58 of Wilmer, were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:19:00

Pick up your cross and follow me

Holly T. Cox Do you allow yourself to be consumed by the daily life of being a woman? Why? Once you make your list of your ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:23:00

Gods truth provides a light in dark times

As Christians and Americans, we face serious challenges and must assume responsibility concerning our future. When pressure comes, God reveals in His Word that we ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:23:00

Things which are seen are temporary

Has it ever occurred to you that everything in the world in which we live is temporary? Someone has said that the only thing permanent ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:22:00

Pick up your cross and follow me

Holly T. Cox "Then said Jesus unto His disciples, ‘If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, take up his cross and follow ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:35:00

A question answered in many ways: What is sin?

"For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God." Romans 3:23 What is sin? That question would undoubtedly be answered in many different ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:18:00

To resolve the problem, God gives a new covenant allowing His Shekinah to remain

Q. I have a general question on Exodus 34.6-7. Can you expand my understanding on these two important verses. Is it true it is a ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:17:00

So-called troopergate is a press corps fraud

Paul Richard Strange, Sr. The passionate lust of the Obama/George Soros Press Corps is that they can convince enough Independent voters that Gov. Sarah Palin behaved ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:21:00

New president, new Constitution, new Bill of Rights

Brad O’Leary Author, The Audacity of Deceit: Barack Obama’s War on American Values Is there a better way for America? Is that grand freedom experiment our Founding ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:21:00

Re: If you dont like it, move

  I believe in live and let live but when I got a letter in the mail in February 2007 that the City of Midlothian wanted ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:20:00

Car buying habits

General Motors was the largest corporation in the world when I first went to work for them at the BOP Assembly Plant in 1963 in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:19:00

Green drivel and deceit

It’s absolutely amazing to me how so many people have bought into this "global warming" claptrap. It’s a hoax of Piltdown proportions. At the heart and ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:19:00

Why the fairness doctrine is government control in disguise

Dr. Kenneth C. Hill Sixty-nine days and counting until the executive and legislative branches are both run by liberal democrats and the greatest fear of many ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:14:00

Its a hogs life?

The little girl looked cold and worried, holding her mothers hand. The mother looked worried, as she asked me, "Would you see if you can ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:34:00

Conservatives are alive and well!

Paul Richard Strange Sr. No, I am not in denial, and yes, the Conservative Movement in the United States took a serious beating on Nov. 4! ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:33:00

America lost? You decide!

With the passage of the 2008 Wall Street Bailout scheme Washington has demonstrated their hostile attitude toward what they perceive as the meddling public. It ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:33:00

House cleaning

Actually, since the just-past election was decided by people casting their vote based on emotion or "feelings," I "feel" like we just elected a foreigner ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:31:00

The Battle for Property Rights Showdown on Tuesday, Nov. 25

Every day should be an appreciation day for those who fought valiantly for our freedoms, and nothing further exemplifies this as what is happening in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:31:00

The day after

Well, our worst nightmare has come to pass. It’s now "the day after." Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, is a date which will live in infamy, coining ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:29:00

Just hukin along!

I enjoyed the new show "HUCKABEE" on Fox news Governor Huckabee is a pastor, governor and now has a great show on TV! He had ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:17:00

So what do we do after the elections?

Well, the election will be over by the time you read this editorial, but I had to submit it before we knew who the next ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:16:00

Americas shadow government

John Whitehead Rutherford Institute "All men having power ought to be mistrusted."—James Madison America’s next president will inherit more than a financial catastrophe when he assumes office. He ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:15:00

House cleaning

By the time this issue of The Ellis County Press hits your doorstep, the election will have been determined, unless, of course, the Democrats lost. ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:14:00

Obamas thugocracy

I read a piece recently by Michael Barone that predicted should Barack Obama be elected president (a happening which would be dismal for the future ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:14:00

Playoff Report: Area Round

The Ellis County Press Class 5A Region II Skyline (10-1) vs. DeSoto (6-5) 2 p.m. Saturday @ Carrollton’s Standridge Stadium Notes: Don’t let DeSoto’s record fool you. The Eagles ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:30:00

The 1982 and 1983 Lady Yellow Jackets Basketball team reunites at new high school

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press FERRIS - Members of the Lady Yellow Jackets Basketball team of 1982 and 1983 reunited Friday evening at the new high ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:30:00

Lady Hawks volleyball team serves past Midlothian Lady Panthers into next round

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press RED OAK - The Red Oak Lady Hawks and the Midlothian Lady Panthers met at Mansfield Timberview High School last Tuesday ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:29:00

Ennis Lions end Hawks playoff run, 55-14

ENNIS - For the second year in a row, the Red Oak Hawks made the playoffs and faced a familiar foe, the Sports Day #5 ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:29:00

SAGU wins 21-13 over Southern Nazarene

Bethany, OK—SAGU Football (3-5) had their two game winning track knocked off the rails two weeks ago in Langston, Okla. against Langston University. With a ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:28:00

SAGU loses 82-74 to Bethel College

Newton, KS—The SAGU Men’s Basketball team was looking to grab their third win of the season after a double-overtime win on Friday night in Newton, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:28:00

SAGU loses 56-47 to Southern Nazarene

Clay Scarborough Southwestern A/G University Sports Information Director Assistant Baseball Coach Waxahachie - SAGU’s Women’s Basketball team came into their Saturday night contest with #22 Southern Nazarene on a ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:27:00

SAGU volleyball all-conference awards

Clay Scarborough Southwestern A/G University Sports Information Director Assistant Baseball Coach Waxahachie - For the first time ever in SAGU volleyball history, the Lady Lions played for a conferencec ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:26:00

Yellow Jacket Stadium hosts high school football

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press Last Friday night Yellow Jacket Stadium played host to Class 1A schools Itasca and Normangee as they battled to determine who ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:26:00

Ferris Pee Wee football C team advances to Superbowl

FERRIS - After hosting the peewee play-offs last year, the Ferris C team traveled to Hubbard this past Saturday to play for a chance to ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/20/2008 12:25:00

Box scores

Forney 44 Red Oak 30 Red Oak 14 0 0 16- 30 Forney 7 14 9 14- 44 RO-Nic Boyd 11 run (Justin Mendoza kick) RO-Grady Latimer (Mendoza kick) FOR-Peter Smith ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:42:00

Welcome to Lubbock; Were No. 2 in the nation, yall

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis Couty Press You would think at 5 a.m. on a Saturday morning with the thermometer reading 36 degrees that there would not be ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:42:00

Marlon Jones arrested for theft, criminal mischief

JOEY DAUBEN The Ellis County Press ENNIS – Former star defensive back Marlon Jones was arrested for criminal mischief and theft charges, according to arrest reports from ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:41:00

Ennis Lions roar past Waco University on their way to the play offs

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press The Ennis Lions were impressive to say the least in their final regular season game rolling past Waco University, 50-13. Ennis ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:40:00

Lady Hawks extend playoff streak

Submitted by Chip Bird RED OAK - The Red Oak Lady Hawks continued their playoff run with a decisive win over the Lady Lobos of Longview ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:39:00

Hawks lose to Forney Jackrabbits

RED OAK - The Hawks traveled east to Forney for their last regular season game of the year. With a large Red Oak crowd in ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:39:00

Ferris 7th grade B team celebrating a district championship

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press The Ferris seventh grade B team recently captured a district championship in football. They won all of their games this season, ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:39:00

Ferris play-off hopes dashed by Kaufman

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press After having beaten district powerhouse Kennedale only a week before, Ferris was carefully getting its hopes up of a repeat against ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/13/2008 09:38:00

Smokey catches the Bandit again

Long time local drag racer Mac Sibley of Midlothian was crowned the National Champion of the Fun Ford Events Street Bandit Class for 2008 at ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:21:00

Lady Hawks beat Ennis in bi-district playoff match

Submitted by Chip Bird The Lady Hawks defeated Ennis 25-11, 25-18 and 25-9 Monday night in Ennis in the first round of the playoffs. The Lady ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:21:00

Ferris shuts down district powerhouse Kennedale, 55-49

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press Prior to the game, Ferris High School recognized an outstanding group of senior athletes, band members, and color guard members. Miss Maggie ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:21:00

Hawks make play-offs again

RED OAK - On Halloween night the Hawks needed two things to happen to get into the play-offs again for the second straight year. One ... Full story

Last Updated: 11/06/2008 12:20:00

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