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Midnight Pep Rally

Ferris Independent School District Midnight pep rally and practice Monday, August 3 12:01 a.m. Yellowjacket Stadium Ferris High School ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/31/2009 10:48:00

Public meeting Tuesday, Aug. 4

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING  Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Administrative Judges of Ellis County Community Supervision and Corrections Department and the Ellis ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/31/2009 10:17:00

Municipal court closings

City of Lancaster Municipal Court offices will be closed July 29-31, 2009 for computer upgrades. Municipal offices will reopen for business at 8:00 a.m. Monday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 15:05:00

Police need your help

Police are trying to identify two suspects wanted in connection with a home invasion. The police have a sketch of both suspects, if you recognize these people ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 14:49:00

Bond program outlined to county

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE – Ellis County Engineer Joe White and Jones Lang LaSalle, along with project manager Jon Vidaurri, teamed up once again ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:11:00

Man kills ex-wife before taking his own life

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – According to Midlothian police, a man killed his ex-wife before shooting himself in front of family members July 24. Police ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:11:00

National Night Out set for Aug. 4

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press This year’s National Night Out event is scheduled for Aug. 4 from 7-9 p.m. Crime watch groups, Home Owners Associations and neighborhood ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:11:00

Extreme Makeover Home near proposed route

The Ellis County Press LANCASTER – The recent home built for Dallas Police Lt. Carlton Marshal by thousands of volunteers for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, appears ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:10:00

ECP promotesTim OConnor

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press The Ellis County Press is proud to announce the recent promotion of Tim O’Connor as Single-copy Sales Manager. The position plays a ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:09:00

Election of Cedar Hill PID#1 board members coming up!

September is election month for the Cedar Hill Public Improvement District 1. Three positions on the board will be up for election and we would like ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:09:00

Tri-City Animal Shelter Grand Opening Aug. 15

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press CEDAR HILL - The Tri-City Animal Shelter and Adoption Center, 1150 E. Pleasant Run Road, will celebrate the grand opening of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:08:00

$8,800 in stolen goods recovered

The Ellis County Press ENNIS – An estimated $8,800 worth of various firearms were recovered at the Silver Creek apartment complex on the 2100 block of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:02:00

Ferris PD beefing up

The Ellis County Press FERRIS – Wednesday, July, 22 wasn’t just an ordinary police department meeting. Police chief Frank Mooney had Dallas Police Department veteran and ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 11:59:00

A REVIEW OF KEY POINTS IN THE HEALTH PLAN

  Some of the items in the Health Care Plan now in the works:  (Yes, someone IS reading the immense amount of pages!!!But it isn't your ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 10:47:00

I SIGNED THE PHYSICIANS DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE – WILL YOU?

By Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. I declared “independence” from the tyranny of insurance companies in 1986, one year after leaving a medical school faculty position ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/29/2009 09:00:00

American Public Remains Divided Over Proposed Healthcare Reform

Survey finds deep partisan rift on healthcare and great uncertainty about future of Social Security and Medicare Please direct all media inquiries and interview requests for ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/28/2009 08:16:00

Bad Boys, Bad Boys, Watcha Gonna Do...?

Alexander's Essay – 27 July 2009 "There is no vice so mean, so pitiful, so contemptible; and he who permits himself to tell a lie once, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/28/2009 08:10:00

Homosexuals on TV

    Homosexuals on TV     HBO leads on TV in showing homosexual charactersHBO scored highest among 15 networks for its representation of homosexual characters last season, according to ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/27/2009 14:48:00

CBS 11 improves signal strength with power increase and move to UHF band

Viewers Using Antennas Need to Re-Scan After 11 a.m. on Aug. 4 Dallas/Fort Worth – In order to improve reception for North Texas television viewers who ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/27/2009 14:46:00

Countrywide Customers Eligible for restitution to begin receiving claim forms

Texans eligible for share of $7.46 million in restitution must fill out forms being mailed AUSTIN - Texans eligible for $7.46 million in restitution from Countrywide ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/27/2009 11:06:00

Barack Obamas Soylent Green Rationing Rooms

By Carter Clews The latest figures from James Carville's Democracy Corps polling firm cannot be good news for Barack Obama and his head-strong, headlong push ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/27/2009 08:43:00

Agenda for Monday, July 27

  NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING ELLIS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS COURT  Notice is hereby given that a regular meeting of the Ellis County Commissioners Court will be held on Monday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/27/2009 01:59:00

Collision on US Highway 77

Crews are at the scene working. At least one unidentified male was taken off the scene of the crash on a stretcher and transported to ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 21:34:00

Broadhead Road Closure REVISED

Update: City of Waxahachie Staff received word this morning, July 27, from the contractor for the Broadhead Road project the temporary closures will be on ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 17:37:00

Mayor files sanctions over ECP mediation info

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN– Midlothian Mayor Boyce Whatley’s legal team filed motions to slap Councilman Ken Chambers‘ lawyer, Todd Phillippi, with sanctions over allegations ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:35:00

Raid on barn nets 7 arrests

The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY – Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission, Ellis County Sheriff’s Office and the Ennis Police Department joined forces raiding a group of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:35:00

Ferris hires new city manager

The Ellis County Press FERRIS – Eric Strong, unanimously approved by the city council Monday June 25, officially signed his contract as city manager of Ferris ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:34:00

Hutchins names ECP official paper

The Ellis County Press HUTCHINS – The Ellis County Press is officially Hutchins legal status paper as of Monday, June 21 on a 5-0 vote. Sherry Griffin, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:34:00

Animal rights activists protest city policy

The Ellis County Press FERRIS – Approximately 30 protestors greeted city council members Monday evening in front of city hall. Outrage over the city’s new mandatory euthanasia ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:33:00

Family settles into new Extreme Makeover home

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press LANACASTER – Last Thursday Lieutenant Carl Marshall and his family were introduced to their newly built home courtesy of ABC’s Extreme ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:22:00

Top Videos for July 22, 2009

Click each thumbnail or title to play the video in a new window. CBS - Obama's TV Health Care PitchOpposition to a new health care plan ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/22/2009 14:32:00

Congressman Tiahrt ripped for pro-life comments

http://www.onenewsnow.com/newsbrief/0609email.aspx   // Can't see this email? View the online version. Why the rush in Congress? Tiahrt ripped for comments re: tax-funded abortionsKansas Congressman Todd Tiahrt is facing ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/22/2009 14:01:00

Closures Scheduled for I-20 at Lancaster Road (SH 342)

DALLAS COUNTY - The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will close various lanes on east and westbound IH 20 at Lancaster Road (SH 342) beginning ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/22/2009 13:57:00

Closures Scheduled for I-20 at Lancaster Road

Closures Scheduled for I-20 at Lancaster Road (SH 342)  DALLAS COUNTY - The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will allow multiple lane closures on east and ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/22/2009 11:41:00

Burn ban in effect

Burn ban approved               In a special-called meeting this morning, Ellis County Commissioners’ unanimously approved a 90-day burn ban at the recommendation of Fire Marshal’s Investigator Jim Pharr.             ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/20/2009 10:20:00

Protest Monday at Ferris City hall

Ferris -  Animal rights activists and supporters nationwide are joining together in effort to protest outside Ferris City Hall Monday, July 20 at 6 p.m.Due ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/18/2009 10:43:00

Special meeting Monday morning

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Last Updated: 07/17/2009 10:53:00

21-year-old charged with public lewdness

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press ITALY – At approximately 12:06 a.m. on Sunday, July 5, Bradley Wood was caught at Italy Independent School District’s Ag barn ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:09:00

Suspect in ATF raid set for July 21 hearing

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – Leslie Davis, sitting in a prison in southeast Dallas for more than year, will have a hearing before federal ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:54:00

Mayor Pro Tem - It was a shock factor to get animal controls attention

The Ellis County Press FERRIS – A mandatory euthanasia policy placed in effect immediately by the city has resulted in a overwhelming outcry by residents, producing ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:51:00

Hope restored for fallen hero

JENNIFER MULHAUSEN The Ellis County Press Imagine having your house swarmed by the SWAT team first thing in the morning. That is exactly what took place at ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:39:00

Newspaper adds 2 new staff members

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press The Ellis County Press added two new staff members this week, according to Charles D. Hatfield, Jr., publisher. "We’re pleased to have ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:37:00

Public Parking

BETHANY BERRYThe Ellis County PressAt a July 6 meeting, the Ferris city council voted to approve a $12,150 for construction of added parking, located on ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:29:00

Updated Animal Control

Friday, July 10 the animal control officers expectations had been modified removing the three day rule and adding the 10 days for adoption as requested by Clark. Local ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/14/2009 18:22:00

Senior Center board lowers age

Board members for the Waxahachie Senior Center recently voted to lower the age requirements for membership at the facility to 50. The previous age requirement was 55. ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/14/2009 18:16:00

Special Meeting on Thursday

If there are images in this attachment, they will not be displayed.  Download the original attachment Page 1 NOTICE OF S MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/14/2009 17:26:00

Emergency Closes Southbound I-35E in Ellis County

Emergency Closes Southbound I-35E in Ellis County   ITALY – A multi-vehicle crash and car fire has closed all lanes of southbound Interstate 35E at mile ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/14/2009 14:45:00

Road Closures

The intersection of Avenue F and 8th Street is closed for repairs beginning 8 a.m.  Monday, July 13 and will remain closed for at least three days. ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/13/2009 19:22:00

Road Closings

Due to the current expansion project on Parks School House Road, one intersection will be temporarily closed to facilitate the next phase of the project.Beginning ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/10/2009 17:09:00

Commissioners court added agenda item

  ADDENDUM NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING ELLIS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ COURT  Notice is hereby given that a regular meeting of the Ellis County Commissioners’ Court will be held on Monday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/10/2009 17:02:00

Monday, July 13 agenda

  NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING ELLIS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ COURT  Notice is hereby given that a regular meeting of the Ellis County Commissioners’ Court will be held on Monday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/10/2009 16:57:00

Resident, lawyer to fight Loop 9

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press GLENN HEIGHTS - Maintained lawn. Check. Safe neighborhood. Check. A massive 12-lane toll road? Amy Self didn’t factor Loop 9 into her ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:05:00

Pages missing in $1.5m contract

The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN - Councilman Ken Chambers is acting more like a police detective with his latest investigation, one that has exposed a controversial ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:05:00

City changes health-care plan

The Ellis County Press WILMER – A 3-1 vote to change the City of Wilmer’s health care plan for its employees was approved during last Thursdays ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:04:00

Council approves sports restaurant

The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – Tuesday, June 23, a 7-0 vote with the council paved way for owner Tony McHorse’s new restaurant, Harley’s Bar and ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:04:00

City sets bulk Item pick-up dates

Bulk item pick-up is the second Thursday of each month. Upcoming dates are July 9, Aug.13 and Sept. 10. To have items picked up, call DCI ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:02:00

Taxed Enough Already party

Submitted Photo/ Dan and Sherry FreelandA Young Man Already Getting a Step In The door With His Founding Fathers on July 4tin Waxahachie at the ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 12:57:00

Mandatory Euthanasia

Ferris Animal Control Mandatory Euthanasia Mayor Pro Tem: ‘It was a shock factor’ MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press   FERRIS – A mandatory euthanasia  policy placed in effect immediately by the city ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/08/2009 17:59:00

Understanding Palins resignation - bid for 2012?

http://www.onenewsnow.com/Politics/Default.aspx?id=593596 ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/08/2009 17:50:00

Airport Insecurity: The Case of Lost Laptops

Business travelers lose more than 12,000 laptops each week in U.S. airports, yet most admit they don’t take steps to protect sensitive data. Check out ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/08/2009 17:47:00

Why wont Obama clear the air?

World Net Daily's Joseph Farah addresses some of Obama's writings from 26 years ago. http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=103320 We still don't have his birth certificate. We don't have his ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/08/2009 17:46:00

Top Videos for July 8th, 2009

Click each thumbnail or title to play the video in a new window. NYT - Fans Remember a Music Legend Outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/08/2009 17:45:00

Construction contract awarded for Ellis County Sub Courthouse in Ennis

In a special meeting on Tuesday, July 7, Ellis County Commissioners voted unanimously to award the contract for construction of the Ellis County Sub Courthouse ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/08/2009 10:42:00

ECP-tv.com

 Action regarding executive session items, Wilmer police dispatcher Teri Cohen and Carol Estes vs. the City of Wilmer.<object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/JK0rAiwJN9c&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x006699&color2=0x54abd6"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/07/2009 17:43:00

Tea Party

Following Waxahachie's Crape Myrtle parade downtown at 10 a.m. that concludes at Getzendaner Memorial Park, there will be a gathering at the old and historic Chautauqua ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/03/2009 20:28:00

30 Years Of Trend-Setting Gadgets

30 Years Of Trend-Setting Gadgets ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/03/2009 16:00:00

Happy Independence Day!

The Fourth of July is a day that is usually a time when families get together for sunshine hot dogs, fun, and fireworks. Every American ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/03/2009 15:58:00

Texas Construction Career Academies to Continue this Summer

Introductory courses and practical exercises related to transportation industry highlighted AUSTIN – A pre-employment training and recruitment program academy will open its doors this month to ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/03/2009 15:47:00

Today Newspapers ceases publishing

Suburban Dallas chain Today Newspapers ceases publishing 12:00 AM CDT on Friday, July 3, 2009 By JOHN COLEMAN / The Dallas Morning News jpcoleman@dallasnews.com Today Newspapers, which ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/03/2009 10:49:00

Special Agenda Tuesday

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING ELLIS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ COURT   Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Ellis County Commissioners’ Court will be held on Tuesday, July ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 23:34:00

City produces documents after story was published

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press ENNIS – Documents produced by the City of Ennis this week, give a clear picture of events surrounding a controversy over ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:03:00

Budget to focus on roads, rental inspections

STAFF REPORT The Ellis County Press GARRETT - This eastern Ellis County town of 500’s city council last week approved a $432,000 budget that focuses on street ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:01:00

Activism abounds

The Ellis County Press Ellis County – The Ellis County Young Conservatives invite everyone who believes in limited government, fiscal responsibility, personal responsibility, The Rule of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 12:59:00

Air Evac Lifeteam partners with racing organization

Special to The Ellis County Press It was a normal race day for the Strawbridge family. They were at a race in Wortham, Texas at Freestone ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 12:56:00

Waxahachie WWII veteran proud to have served

WAXAHACHIE – Meals-on-Wheels client, Kenneth Bryant of Waxahachie, will be the first to tell you, he’s no hero, though he served his country not only ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 12:42:00

Check withholding to avoid tax surprise, IRS advises

DALLAS — With 2009 nearly half over, the Internal Revenue Service reminded Texans that there is no better time to check their 2009 federal income ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/01/2009 18:43:00

PHOTOS TELL THE STORY OF VNAs 75 YEARS OF CARING FOR TEXANS

2009 marks the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Visiting Nurse Association of Texas and the organization is being honored with a special photo ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/01/2009 18:39:00

Vehicle Crimes Increase During Summer Months

    (Dallas, TX)   Every five-and-a-half minutes, a car is stolen in Texas, and every two-and-a-half minutes, a vehicle is burglarized for contents or parts.  Historically, July ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/01/2009 18:38:00

FIRST CALLED SESSION OPENS

 07-01-09   (Austin)  The Texas Senate approved a bill to continue the operation of key state agencies on the opening day of the first called session of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/01/2009 18:34:00

Federal agents hunt for guns, one house at a time

ATF agents are stepping up enforcement activities in the region near the Mexican border. Tactics include questioning the neighbors of gun buyers and searching gun ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/01/2009 18:27:00

Ellis County Police Reports

Bardwell July 21 Theft, 300 block of Elm St., suspect took comp-lainant’s vehicle without consent, was pulled over and arrested. Compl-ainant’s vehicle was impounded at Ed’s Garage ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:44:00

DISTRICT CLERK OFFICE

Civil Cases Filed July 10 – July 17 Account, contract, note Blessings and Bliss, LLC. Vs. OSPS Holding, LLC., Bruce Carter Paternity Ah’Myrae S. Jones, in the interest of Ashley ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:30:00

Ellis County Marriages

July 10 – July 17 Jason David Sarine and Stefanie Jo Kornbau Jordan Thomas We-bster and Amber Nicole Stratton Jose Victor Rodriguez and Juanita Rivas Romero Jiminez and Erica ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:30:00

Ellis County

Avalon July 10 Burglary of habitation, 300 block of Hwy 34, unknown suspect entered complainant’s residence, stole computer system without effective consent $400 Ennis July 5 Burglary of habitation, 6000 ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:19:00

DISTRICT CLERK OFFICE

Civil Cases Filed June 29 – July 2 Ennis ISD vs. Chanse Boehringer, Ana Boehringer Ennis ISD vs. Ira Fay Eggleston Ennis ISD vs. M.J. English Ennis ISD vs. Gloria ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:21:00

Ellis County Marriages

Marriages June 26 – July 2 Adelaido Castillo and Ma De Jesus Castillo Kevin Robert McBride and Christina Mari Hernandez Josh Ray Messenger and Annette Whitaker Pierce Michael David Williams ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:21:00

Ellis County

Alma June 12 Aggravated assault with deadly weapon, 800 block of Zmolek Rd., suspect assaulted complainant with a ball bat causing him serious bodily injuries June 24 Criminal ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:23:00

Wilmer Police Reports

Arrests July 15 – July 19 Isidor J. Sevier, w/m, 21, Wilmer PD warrant, Grand Prairie PD warrants Bernardo Sandoval, w/m, 52, public intoxication Fransisco Agular, w/m, 35, Wilmer ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:29:00

Wilmer Police Reports

Arrests July 9 – July 11 Justin Reynolds, w/m, 26, Wilmer PD warrants Ranya Lindsey, b/f, 32, Wilmer PD warrants Jessica Escobar, w/f, 20, Wilmer PD warrants Rick Ramirez, h/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:18:00

Wilmer Police Reports

Arrests June 25 – July 5 Brecketta Morgan, b/f, 30, Wilmer PD warrants Krystal Dyes, b/f, 31, Wilmer PD warrants Toddrick Thomas, b/m, 25, Wilmer PD warrants Fredrico Martinez, h/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:21:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

Incidents June 24 – June 30 Burglary of habitation, 2200 block of Brown St. Warrant arrest, 2200 block of Hwy 287 bypass Assault causes bodily injury, 2200 block of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:20:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests July 20 – July 27 Stephenie L. Bowen, 30, public intoxication Alonzo R. Brown, 20, speeding, failure to display driver license, failure to age identify minor of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:44:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests July 13 – July 20 Lennord Bange, b/m, 21, no seat belt Chester Bell, b/m, 28, no driver license Damien Wallace, b/m, 21, speeding Antonio Castle, b/m, 23, driving ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:28:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests July 6 – July 13 Tyrone Ceasar, 32, theft Ritchie Morales, 19, passing authorized emergency Tiffany Crain-Land, 29, motor vehicle inspection violation, speeding Kathy Sandoval, speeding, no motor vehicle ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:18:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests June 29 – July 6 Ronna Andrews Schmidgall, w/f, 48, assault Christopher James Burris, b/m, 22, no motor vehicle liability insurance, defective tail light Erik Casey Ortega, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:20:00

Red Oak Police Reports

Arrests June 22 – June 29 Shaquitha Lashea Pratt, b/f, 28, speeding, no driver license, violate promise to appear, Red Oak PD warrants Flint Austin Freeman, w/m ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:23:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests July 20 – July 24 Kyle Anderson, w/m, 31, possession of marijuana Juan Foster, h/m, 25, warrants Juan Moya, h/m, 23, warrants Efrem Vance, b/m, 41, reckless driving Rafael White, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:43:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests July 13 Melissa Gribble, w/f, 31, possession of controlled substance ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:28:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests July 7 – July 12 Roberto Villegas, h/m, 20, possession of dangerous drug Andrew Serrano, h/m, 23, warrants Lane McClendon, h/m, 21, warrants Jose Vallego, h/m, 28, public intoxication ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:18:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests July 2 – July 6 Michael Ikhimoka, b/m, 18, possession of marijuana Troy Brown, b/m, 20, Richardson PD warrants Porfirio Aguirre Frias, h/m, 33, warrants Jordon R. Greenlee, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:20:00

Palmer Police Reports

Arrests June 24 – June 27 Myron M. Johnson, b/m, 27, warrants, possession of controlled substance Juan C. Perez, h/m, 27, warrants, no driver license ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:22:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Incidents July 20 – July 26 House and building checks 105 Neighborhood checks 162 Alarms 2 EMS/Fire 7 Motorist assists 1 Suspicious person or vehicle 5 Traffic assignments 10 Traffic stops 10 Traffic stops 30 Traffic ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:43:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Incidents July 13 – July 19 House and building checks 115 Neighborhood checks 157 Alarms 3 EMS/Fire 3 Motorist assists 2 Suspicious person or vehicle 1 Traffic assignments 17 Traffic stops 34 Traffic citations 5 Other ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:27:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Incidents July 6 – July 12 House and bui- lding checks 99 Neighborhood checks 139 Alarms 3 EMS/Fire 5 Motorist assists 0 Suspicious per- son or vehicle 3 Traffic assign- ments 13 Traffic stops 34 Traffic citations 12 Other ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:17:00

Ovilla Police Reports

Incidents June 22 – June 28 House and buil- ding checks 104 Neighborhood checks 169 Alarms 1 EMS/Fire 1 Motorist assists 2 Suspicious per- son or vehicle 2 Traffic assign- ments 25 Traffic stops 46 Traffic citations 7 Other ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:22:00

Midlothian Police Reports

Arrests July 12 – July 18 Deedre Evelyn Cooper, w/f, 35, assault by contact Michael Odhiambo Owenga, b/m, 26, theft Christopher Ray Anthony, w/m, 21, sexual assault Kent Yates, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:26:00

Midlothian Police Reports

Arrests June 20 – June 26 Jonny McElroy, w/m, 36, Midlothian PD warrants, speeding, failure to display driver license Shelby Diana Bryant, w/f, 19, Midlothian PD warrants, parking ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:21:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests July 17 – July 18 Tony McKeever, m, 37, assault family violence Donald Carroll, m, 35, failure to identify fugitive, Plano PD warrants ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:42:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests July 11 – July 14 Ricardo Narro, m, 34, Dallas County Sheriff warrants, Lancaster PD warrants, Dallas PD warrant Fransisco Pena, m, 20, driving while under the ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:25:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests July 8 – July 13 Marquise Mitchell, m, 21, warrants Layota Burns, f, 25, warrants Byron Eaton, m, 22, warrant David Piper, m, 44, warrants Ryan Green, m, 30, warrants Brandon ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:17:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests July 1 – July 6 Ronald Smith, w/m, 52, warrant arrest Stephen Brattis, m, 37, warrant arrest Jeremiah Daniell, m, 18, public intoxication Stephen Dawson, m, 37, burglary of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:19:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

Arrests June 19 – June 25 MarionWalker, m, 23, Glenn Heights PD warrants Winnetket Arbuthnot, f, 48, counterfeit inspection, altered license plate Jose Gonzales, m, 17, driving while intoxicated Curtis ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:21:00

Ferris Police Reports

Arrests June 1 – July 12 Keith Reagor, b/m, 42, theft Tiana Hamilton, b/f, 22, Ferris PD warrants Rutilia Aguilara, w/f, 40, Fort Worth PD warrants Anthony Minnifee, b/m, 27, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:16:00

Ferris Police Reports

Arrests July 5 Brandi N. Hill, w/f, 26, Ferris PD warrants Incidents July 2 – July 5 Business alarm, I-45 Juvenile problem, 200 block of Church St. Assault, 100 block of Ewing Welfare ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:18:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests July 19 – July 27 Gary Lane Mose-ley, w/m, 39, harassment and criminal mischief Chester Brian McD-onald, w/m, 42, forge/alter prescription Jason Pigg, b/m, 23, Lancaster PD warrants, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:41:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests July 14 – July 20 Cassandra Gant, b/f, 44, traffic Steven Monroe, w/m, 21, traffic Joel Ortega, w/m, 24, traffic Omar Amaya, w/m, 26, traffic Christopher Lusk, b/m, 33, out ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:25:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests July 10 – July 13 Fransisco Hernan-dez, w/m, 26, traffic Fernando Rosenz-weig, w/m, 37, traffic Johnny Lopez, w/m, 43, evading arrest with vehicle, violation of protective order Sylva Parra, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:16:00

Ennis Police Reports

Arrests July 2 – July 6 Kito Johnson, b/m, 47, criminal trespass Jimmy Ortega, w/m, 25, public intoxication, out of town warrants Joe Gonzales, w/m, 39, traffic Roderick Walker, b/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:17:00

Ennis Police Reports

972-875-4462 Arrests June 23 – June 28 Stephanie Herrera, w/f, 25, offer delivery of dangerous drug Michael Johnson, b/m, 29, out of town warrants Emeal Jones, b/m, 37, failure to ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:18:00

DeSoto Police Reports

Arrests July 17 – July 24 Rebecca Lyn Keenan, w/f, 47, driving while intoxicated Ashley Rene Hicks, w/f, 19, warrants Anthony Kyle Ford, b/m, 30, no driver license Sondra Carmel ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:40:00

DeSoto Police Reports

Arrests July 11 – July 16 Frances Marie Salaz-ar, w/f, 20, no driver license Danielle Nicole Sanders, b/f, 29, warrants Ebony Reshawn Langrum, b/f, 22, theft Willie Dareion Starr, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:20:00

Cedar Hill Police Reports

Arrests July 17 – July 27 Tondalaya Sims, b/f, 54, theft of firearm Warren Tanner Allen, w/m, 53, burglary of habitation Atrail Smith Wiley, b/f, 31, assault by threats Cornelius ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:39:00

Cedar Hill Police Reports

Arrests July 11 – July 16 Roy Edwin Warren, w/m, 22, warrants Wanda Jean Ihua Maduenyi, b/f, 39, assault causes bodily injury Raymond Rad Kaczmarek, w/m, 22, driving while ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 13:19:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 30, 2009 City of Hutchins ORDINANCE NO. 2009-0891 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF HUTCHINS, TEXAS AMENDING ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:56:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 30, 2009 NOTICE OF PROPOSED TAX RATE The EC ESD #5 (FERRIS) will hold a meeting ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:48:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 30, 2009 City of Hutchins ORDINANCE NO. 2009-0890 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF HUTCHINS, TEXAS AMENDING ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:48:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 30, 2009 City of Hutchins ORDINANCE NO. 2009-0889 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF HUTCHINS, TEXAS AMENDING ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:47:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 16, 2009 City of WilmerNotice of Public Hearing The Planning and Zoning Commission of the City ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:15:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 16, 2009 NOTICE TO ALL CREDITORS HAVING CLAIMS AGAINST MARY LOU MCCLANAHAN, DECEASED Notice is hereby given ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:14:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 9, 2009 NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATION AND INTENT TO OBTAIN AIR PERMIT PROPOSED STATE AIR ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:24:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, July 2 & July 9, 2009 A renewal application has been made for a Private Club ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:24:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, July 2 & 9, 2009 REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL The Ferris Independent School District is accepting competitive proposals ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:23:00

Legal Notice

Published in the Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 9, 2009 Legal Notice Frank Prasifka and Son’s will sell at Public Auction, vehicles that have ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:23:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, July 2 & July 9, 2009 NOTICE FOR PROPOSAL The Ferris Independent School District is seeking sealed ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:22:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, July 2, 2009 NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATION AND INTENT TO OBTAIN AIR PERMIT PROPOSED STATE AIR ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:37:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, July 2 & July 9, 2009NOTICE FOR PROPOSAL The Ferris Independent School District is seeking sealed ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:36:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, June 25 & July 2, 2009 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE THE STORAGE PLACE, pursuant to Chapter ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:35:00

Legal Notice

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, July 2 & July 9, 2009 A renewal application has been made for a Private Club ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:26:00

Eva Louise Tate

March 1, 1909 – July 21, 2009 OVILLA – Funeral services for Eva Tate, 100, were held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 24, 2009 at Waxahachie ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:34:00

Constance Kay (Connie) Johnson

May 29, 1950 - July 5, 2009 ENNIS - Constance Kay Johnson, age 59, passed away July 5, 2009 at the Ennis Regional Medical Center. She ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:07:00

Nadine Holstine

July 24, 1941 – July 6, 2009 WAXAHAHIE - Funeral services for Nadine Holstine, 67, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 11, 2009 at Patrick ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:06:00

Nancy Ann Moyers Weatherford

Feb. 14, 1919 - July 5, 2009 FERRIS - Born Feb. 14, 1919 in Ferris to D.H. and Henrietta Moyers. She died Sunday morning at Charlton ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:16:00

James F. Slay

Nov. 8, 1929 – June 27, 2009 WAXAHACHIE – Memorial services for James F. Slay, 79 of Waxahachie, are to be held in a private service ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:15:00

Edward A. Mosemiller

May 22, 1920 – July 6, 2009 WAXAHACHIE – Funeral services for Edward A. Mosemiller, 89, were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:15:00

James Marvin Turner

Jan. 30, 1928 - June 25, 2009 WAXAHACHIE - Funeral services for James Marvin Turner, 81, of Waxahachie, were held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 29 ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:17:00

Dauthard (Dal) Mixson

Dec. 5, 1920 – June 21, 2009 WAXAHACHIE – Home-going celebration service for Dauthard (Dal) Mixson, were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2009 at ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:16:00

We must be a mobile firing platform, able to hit the target with accuracy

Q. I have heard talk about spiritual warfare and that we should anoint our door posts and windows with oil and pray a prayer to ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:34:00

The Declaration of Dependence

James is on vacation this week, so Randy, the editor of jamesrobison.net and James’ son, is filling in. Russian President Medvedev receives Obama’s offer to share ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:43:00

Trust your almighty coach

He was letting everybody know that this was the direction he expected me to take and now I was going to have more eyes on ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:05:00

We cannot make conclusions on pagan practices based on similarity

This week I want to conclude on the theme of idolatry, pagan practices and just how does that apply to a believer today. Much has ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:04:00

Trust your almighty coach

"For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth comes knowledge and understanding." (Proverbs 2:6, ESV) Scott Hamilton’s book "The Great Eight" is available with your gift ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:14:00

Bed, cat food, heels and toes

I was flipping through a magazine today when it occurred to me just how warped our society has become. The articles in the magazine weren’t ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:49:00

Community Calendar

Cedar Hill Saturday, Aug. 8 FUMC Annual Rummage Sale The First United Methodist Church is having its annual Rummage Sale on Saturday, Aug. 8, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:45:00

Cedar Hill couple facing charges

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott charged a Cedar Hill couple with orchestrating an unlawful scheme that deceived parents of high school seniors. According to the ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:38:00

National Drug and Safety League starts local project

The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY – The Ellis County Sheriff’s Office is continuing their commitment to the safety of the children in the county by ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:38:00

No property tax increase in Midlothian

The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – The highlight of the two-day long budget workshop over the weekend at the Midlothian Conference Center was no property tax ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:37:00

Northwood University announces faculty for MBA program

Lauren D’Avolio Director of Publlic Relations at Northwood University CEDAR HILL – Northwood University has selected the faculty members who will teach its 27-month, part-time master ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:37:00

ECP mailing to Best Southwest

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press BEST SOUTHWEST - Residents of the Best Southwest will be pleased to know recent issues received from The Ellis County Press ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:36:00

Registration Open for 5K Race

MIDLOTHIAN – The Midlothian Chamber of Commerce has announced registration has begun for the Christelle Moser Memorial 5K Race to be held in conjunction with ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:36:00

Ellis County PACs | Contributions, Expenditures for 2009

Organizations Texas Republicans Club PAC (based in Ellis County) Contributions: $0 Expenditures: $0 Republican Party of Ellis County (Local) PAC Contributions: $0 Expenditures: $750.18 Committee to ElectDemocrats in Ellis County PAC Contributions: $190.50 Expenditures: ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:35:00

Search for Mrs. Ellis County 2010 begins

If you are married and between the ages of 21 and 56, applications are now being accepted for the title of 2010 "Mrs. Ellis County!" ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:45:00

Northwood University again wins honor for well-rounded athletic program, named Champions of Character Institution

CEDAR HILL – The Northwood University athletic program has been honored with the Red River Athletic Conference’s All-Sports Award for the second consecutive year. The Red ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:43:00

Wilmer Police Department utilizing social networking

The Ellis County Press WILMER – Utilizing social networking sites to bring residents closer to their local officials is sprouting up all across the county. Despite the ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:42:00

The Ellis County Press expands to the BSW

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press It has been said "nothing is wrong with change, unless that change is in the right direction." And if that statement ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:42:00

City fires building inspector

The Ellis County Press WILMER – After seven years as building inspector with the city, Steve King was fired during executive session at last Thursday’s council ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:41:00

Terroristic e-mail circulating in area

BETHANY BERRY The Ellis County Press Threatening letters from an unknown sender have made circulation across Ellis County and is believed to have been sent to several ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:40:00

Ferris Senior Center

Monday, July 6 It is so good to be back at work and to see each one of you. Each one reported a wonderful July fourth. ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:13:00

Recurring Meetings Calendar

1st Monday • Glenn Heights City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., 1938 Hampton Road. • Ennis City Commission meeting, 7 p.m., 115 W. Brown. • Ferris City Council meeting, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:13:00

Community Calendar

All calendar items submitted will run as space permits. Ellis County Navy and Marine Corps shipmates Navy and Marine Corps shipmates who served on the USS Columbus CA-74/CG-12 ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:12:00

Mayor of Ovilla files for JP

The Ellis County Press Ovilla – Bill Van-syckle, elected mayor of Ovilla this May, officially filed to run for Justice of the Peace Precinct 4 last ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:12:00

Citizens Bond Oversight Committee met

WAXAHACHIE – On Monday, July 13, the Ellis County Citizens Bond Oversight Committee gathered for its quarterly meeting to hear an update on the progress ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:11:00

Ellis County Quilt Show

The Creative Quilters Guild of Ellis County will host their annual quilt show July 17 and 18 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Midlothian Conference ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:11:00

Vegetable Gardeners monthly

By Rick Daniel Ellis County Master Gardener/Vegetable Gardening Specialist Hello, and welcome to the July edition of the Vegetable Gardeners Monthly. If you have questions that this ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:11:00

“Too Much Sodium?”

A little bit of salt seasons the pot but too much can be bad for your health. According to Dr. Sharon Robinson, Extension nutrition specialist ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:10:00

Local receives highest ranking

Red Oak Record Ovilla – Brooks Kyle Kennedy, 18, recently attained the highest rank from Troop 524 as an Eagle Scout. Brooks, from Red Oak, led a ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:17:00

Local children make tube puppets

By Lee Gabor FERRIS - More than 100 children and their parents filled the Ferris library to overflowing Wednesday, June 24, for the second summer craft ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/09/2009 13:16:00

Recurring Meetings Calendar

1st Monday • Glenn Heights City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., 1938 Hampton Road. • Ennis City Commission meeting, 7 p.m., 115 W. Brown. • Ferris City Council meeting, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:26:00

Community Calendar

All calendar items submitted will run as space permits. Bristol Saturday, July 4 Bristols July 4th blowout Its that time of year again, Bristols Fourth of July Celebration. Bring ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/02/2009 13:24:00

Correcting quote in paper

I want to thank you for your newspaper’s recent reporting about the issues involving Ferris Animal Control services and the position of the Ferris City ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:33:00

Response from Animal Control

The amount of people that turned out for last nights council meeting was one of the most memorable events of my life time. It warmed ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:31:00

Invitation to meetings

By now, it has become increasingly apparent to all, excepting those who have been and are habitually sucked in by slick talkers, by politician’s promises, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:30:00

Construction to close Bison Meadow and Vivian Streets

The Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE –Two intersections off Broadhead Road, Bison Meadow and Vivian, will be temporarily closed for approximately 1-2 months beginning Wednesday, July 29. ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:30:00

County files suit over vehicles

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY – All four commissioners authorized W. Lee Auvenshire, assistant Ellis County and District Attorney, to file a civil lawsuit ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:29:00

Community Resolution for StopLoop9.com

A Resolution of the citizens of Dallas and Ellis counties, in Defense of Citizens’ Constitutional Rights including, but not limited to: Life, Liberty and Property ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:28:00

Northeastern New Mexico, the enchanted circle

Part 2 of 3 Located over Bobcat Pass just 18 miles from Eagle Nest is the town of Red River. Spectacularly located in a narrow valley ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:27:00

Do we sit idly by and watch?

Reports of a local assistant pastor admonishing the congregation, during his Sunday behind the pulpit, to obey authority whom (he said) God had established over ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:26:00

A deluge of taxation for Ennis, Waxahachie

Taxpayers in Ennis, Waxahachie and Cors-icana are about to see the dangers of dancing with the federal government. The Army Corps of Engineers maintains Lake ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:26:00

Health Red Alert: Swine Flu this fall

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expects the flu pandemic to kill hundreds of thousands of people this fall. "The number of potential ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/30/2009 12:25:00

Proposed Health Care Reforms Bad for Our Health

  By Ronald L. Trowbridge, Ph.D.    I worked in Washington, D. C. with Congress every day for 10 years. Not once was I ever remotely fearful of ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/28/2009 08:41:00

Thank you to Ferris Public Library

We would like to send out a great big "Thank You" to Ms. Kathy, Ms. Vivian and Ms. Haddie with the Ferris Public Library. If ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:40:00

Against Ferris euthanizing animals

I understand that not everyone is an animal lover, just as not everyone loves chocolate, or baseball, or what have you. People have different tastes. ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:39:00

Northeastern New Mexico, the enchanted circle

Anyone who has not spent time in Northeastern New Mexico’s Sangre de Cristos Mountains just simply don’t know what they’re missing. It’s a beautiful place, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/23/2009 12:38:00

Thanks to Cub Scouts & Boy Scouts

A big THANK YOU goes out to the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts of Troop 206 and their leaders for placing the Flags across Ferris ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:04:00

Adopt your next companion

Kudos to officials for reportedly rescuing nearly 500 dogs—many of whom were allegedly suffering from sores, open wounds, and skin conditions and were kept in ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:03:00

Mandatory Euthanasia

What I have read online in your paper is outrageous! Where is the compassionate human decency towards the creatures God has created and what right ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:03:00

Mandatory Euthanasia at Animal Shelter

It would seem that Ferris wants to operate a "Catch ‘Em, Kill ‘Em" facility, you could hardly call it a shelter with that mindset. I do ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:01:00

Euthanasia at Ferris Shelter

Can you please encourage citizens to attend the July 20th City Council meeting at Ferris Town Hall? They need to contact the city and request ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 10:01:00

Missile Defense: The stakes couldnt be higher

By David K. Rehbein A young girl picking daisies opens one of the most infamous political ads ever devised. It is suggested her life is ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:59:00

Avoiding rental car surprises

By Jason Alderman Many folks plan summer vacations that involve a lot of driving. For those sticking close to home, gas and maintenance are usually the ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:58:00

Northeastern New Mexico, the enchanted circle

Anyone who has not spent time in Northeastern New Mexico’s Sangre de Cristos Mountains just simply don’t know what they’re missing. It’s a beautiful place, ... Full story

Last Updated: 07/16/2009 09:57:00

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