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Municipal judge dead

 MIDLOTHIAN - Municipal Judge Roy Vaughn has passed away this morning, Thursday, April 29. More details to be announced. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 17:41:00

How do you feel about Arizonas new immigration law?

 Arizona's New Immigration Law   Three years after comprehensive immigration reform collapsed in Congress, about 10.8 million illegal immigrants still make the USA their home, and businesses ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:54:00

Illegal immigrants plan to leave over Arizona law

By AMANDA LEE MYERSAssociated PressApril 29, 2010 PHOENIX (AP) -- Many of the cars that once stopped in the Home Depot parking lot to pick ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:52:00

CHL application process goes online on May 1, 2010

Starting on May 1, 2010, all applicants for concealed handguns will be able to complete the entire application form, as well as schedule their digital ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:49:00

American Veterans Traveling Tribute

Wednesday May 5 Ennis - American Veterans Traveling Tribute (Memorial Veterans Wall) Caravan arrives at Sokol Hall approx 4:30 PM. Hundreds of American Legion and Patriot Guard Riders serving ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:47:00

Suspect in local mini-warehouse burglaries arrested

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press FERRIS - Sam Love, investigator for the Ferris Police Department issued a warrant for the arrest of Charles Edward Reindollar Tuesday, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:05:00

Tree trimming hot topic of discussion

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Human Services ELLIS COUNTY - Monday, April 26 the Ellis County Commissioners engaged in an open and productive dialogue regarding tree management practices ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:04:00

Face off in District 3

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press LANCASTER – Houston Elementary School’s library housed the only candidate forum for the Lan-caster Independent Sc-hool Dist-rict’s Board of Trustees election. Jeff ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:02:00

Area Girl Scouts share their love of helping others

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press DESOTO - Sixty- three volunteers from 11 Girl Scout Troops across Northern Ellis and Southern Dallas counties joined together for the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 14:57:00

City plans to annex 57 properties

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press WILMER - The latest council meeting resulted in the council approving a public hearing on May 20 for 57 properties the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 14:56:00

Ennis honoring heroes May 6

CORY O’CONNOR The Ellis County Press Ennis – This Thursday, May 6 until Sunday, May 9 Ennis will welcome the American Veterans Traveling Tribute. This mobile group of ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 14:53:00

QuikTrip opening Hutchins location

A Groundbreaking ceremony was held today for a new QuikTrip Convenience Store.  The 4,500 square-foot travel center and convenience store will be at the northwest ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/28/2010 17:01:00

Tree trimming the topic of conversation

Monday evening’s regularly scheduled meeting found Ellis County Commissioners engaging in an open and productive dialogue regarding tree management practices in county right-of-ways. “This has recently ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/27/2010 10:09:00

$85 MILLION AVAILABLE IN USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT DIRECT LOANS

TEMPLE, TEXAS, April 23, 2010 – USDA Rural Development announced $85 million in Section 502 Direct Loan funding remains for fiscal year 2010.  Due to ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/27/2010 10:02:00

Cruel & Unusual

Cruel & Unusual - Brian Fairrington of Cagle Cartoons ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/27/2010 10:00:00

Starts today

             Early voting for most cities and school districts within Ellis County, as well as the special election for State Senate District 22 and the local option election ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/26/2010 14:55:00

Candidate Meet and Greet

Candidate Meet and Greet with Duff Hale and Ken Chambers city council candidates for Midlothian city council.Hot dogs and refreshments will be served from 11 ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 21:35:00

Saturday, April 24

Navarro County Conservatives to host Senate meet and greetSaturday, April 24 Brian Birdwell, David Sibley and Darren Yancy will be on hand in Corsicana this ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 00:25:00

Earth Day is every day

Earth Day is every day for TxDOT employees and contractors   Roofing material scraps, old tires, worn asphalt, animal waste from dairy farms - all garbage that could pollute ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 00:07:00

Council appoints animal control staff

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press FERRIS – During the cities’ latest bout with terminating the Safe Harbor Foundation, the city placed temporary authority with Chief Building ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:39:00

Mayor challenged at meeting

curtis butler The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN - At a recent Midlothian City Council meeting, tempers flared as an attendee attempted to engage Mayor Boyce Whatley in ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:38:00

May 8 - Race for Senate seat

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY – Saturday, May 8 marks the day Governor Rick Perry called a special election to fill Sen. Kip Averitt’s ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:38:00

2 local businesses robbed

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press FERRIS - Local Boy Scout Troop 206 gave a helping hand to the Ferris Police Department in their investigation on the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:36:00

4 arrested, capital murder charges expected

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press GARRETT – Exxon Owner Mohammad Hashemi was headed to the bank for his night drop and just merely 34 hours later ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:35:00

Where Patriotism Began

Members of the Sons of the American Revolution Color Guard will be marching in the upcoming Welcome Home - Ennis Honors Her Heroes Patriotic Parade ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:25:00

Gun bust nets 28 assault rifles, ammo

A 18-wheeler traveling Southbound on IH-35 headed to Laredo, Texas was stopped by Ellis County Sheriff's Officers Friday, April 9 and discovered 28 assault rifles, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:01:00

3 adults and one juvenile charged with murder of Exxon station owner

Thirty-Four hours after a local businessman headed to the bank for his night drop, three adults and one juvenile were charged with his murder and ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/20/2010 08:42:00

Candidate forum to be held Monday, April 19

City Council Political Candidate Forum   Scheduled for April 19, at 6:30 p.m. located at the Midlothian Conference Center, 1 Community Circle.   Come listen to the city council candidates regarding their ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/19/2010 00:04:00

I-45 closures

DALLAS - Northbound lanes of I-45 (Spur 345) at Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard will be closed nightly beginning 9 p.m. tonight through 5 a.m. the following ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/16/2010 23:31:00

Lane closures on Woodall Rogers

Lane Closures Continue on Woodall Rodgers Freeway DALLAS - The contractor, Archer Western, contracted by The Texas Department of Transportation to construct the Woodall Rodgers Deck ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/16/2010 23:13:00

Lehi Barlow Jeffs, Michael George Emack Sentenced to Prison for Sexually Assaulting Children, Violating Texas Bigamy Laws

Statement from Texas Attorney General Greg AbbottThe 51st District Court in Tom Green County today sentenced Lehi Barlow Jeffs of Eldorado to eight years in ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 13:14:00

National Volunteer Week is coming up

National Volunteer Week is coming up next week, April 18 - 24, and we are "Celebrating People in Action" - Our wonderful volunteers!     The recipients ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:47:00

Tea Party Leaders Talk on Tax Day

April 15th, 2010   All Original Content Open Source & Copyright Free   Tea Party Leaders Talk on Tax Day Tea parties take the nation by storm.   Happy Tax Day! Taxpayers may ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:44:00

Attempted suicide alleged at local church

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE - Police reported a 17-year-old male attempted to rape a 16-year-old female before trying to commit suicide. Around 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:27:00

Routine stop turns into hot pursuit across county

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY - What was meant to be a simple traffic stop to advise a driver that a brake lig-ht was out ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:26:00

Lone finalist named to fill Kennedys vacancy

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – Dr. Jerome Stewart was unanimously named as the lone finalist for the Midlothian Independent School District Superintendent. Robin Bullock has ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:25:00

Commissioners approve return to work policies

DIANA BUCKLEY Ellis County Human Services WAXAHACHIE - Ellis County commissioners Monday, April 12 approved revised personnel policies in keeping with a new push by County Judge ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:25:00

Structure Fire in Bristol

MEGAN GRAYThe Ellis County Press Structure Fire in Bristol off FM 660 and Stacks Road saw assistance from Ferris and Palmer fire departments around 8:40 p.m. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:24:00

Longhorn Country

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press Students at Lucy Mae McDonald Elementary School located in Ferris off FM 983 were in for a treat Wednesday, April 7. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:19:00

Final count

Justice,     Early % ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/14/2010 10:59:00

2 Ferris businesses burglarized

ECSO investigators working the roof of David's Market around 9:45 a.m.FERRIS - At 5:50 a.m. a long time employee of David's Grocery noticed the store ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/14/2010 10:25:00

Early voting returns

    Republican Justice, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 19:18:00

Reward Offered

A $100 reward is being offered for the return of "Squiggles", a one-year old part lab, with short-black hair and a touch of white on her nose ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:55:00

A Company, 15th Sustainment Brigade keeps communications operational at Contingency Operating Location Q West.in Iraq.

A Company, 15th Sustainment Brigade keeps communications operational at Contingency Operating Location Q West.in Iraq.  ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:50:00

Commissioners approve return to work policies

WAXAHACHIE  - Ellis County Commissioners this morning approved revised personnel policies in keeping with a new push by County Judge Carol Bush to establish a ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:38:00

Northbound Lanes of Interstate 45 Bridges To Be Closed Downtown

Final phase of bridge repairs at MLK to begin tonight and continue nightly for two weeks   DALLAS – Northbound lanes of I-45 (Spur 345) at Martin ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:35:00

Life High School Student Council to host benefit

Thursday, April 22,  Life School of Oak Cliff will host a benefit dinner to raise support for the Invisible Children organization. "We have made a ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:31:00

Patriotic Essay Contest Deadline is nearing - April 15

The American Veterans' Traveling Tribute -        Welcome Home- Ennis Honors Her Heroes Committee        Patriotic Essay Contest Deadline is nearing - April 15.  Carol ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:29:00

John Stossel and the Medias "Statist Syndrome"

  By Howard Rich When he first began his career as a crusading consumer journalist in the 1970s, John Stossel believed fervently that higher taxes and greater ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:28:00

Capitol security plan approved

Today, the State Preservation Board approved a comprehensive Texas Department of Public Safety plan to enhance security at the Texas State Capitol.    “The State Preservation ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/13/2010 15:23:00

Election Day

 ELLIS COUNTY -  All registered voters who haven't taken the opportunity to head to the polls during early voting have a chance Tuesday, April 13.The ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/12/2010 22:47:00

Early Voting

The last day for early voting is Friday, March 9 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. in the Waxahachie Elections/ Voter Registration Office on Monroe Street.Election day ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 20:57:00

State rules city must refund sales tax

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press WAXAHACHIE – The State Comptroller’s Office issued a ruling to the city of Waxahachie stating they would have to refund $310,044.96 ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:37:00

City manager somewhat hesitant to place item on agenda

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press FERRIS – A town known for its controversial headlines time and again on animal control policies makes waves once again. Safe Harbor ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:36:00

Glenn Heights annual clean up held April 9-10

GLENN HEIGHTS - The city of Glenn Heights will be holding its annual Spring Clean Up on Friday, April 9 and Saturday, April 10. The ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:35:00

DeSoto students are chosen for outstanding achievement

CORY O’CONNOR The Ellis County Press Desoto – Two DeSoto middle school students were honored by involvement in Education in Action leadership program. The Education in Action ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:34:00

Spring is in the air, Bluebonnets abound

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press ENNIS – Known statewide for their breathtaking trails of Bluebonnets, the city of Ennis will be showcasing a full weekend of ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:26:00

Candidates give final thoughts

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press ELLIS COUNTY - The long awaited day is coming to an end. Soon, Ellis County will have elected the new 40th ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:06:00

Local Governments to Receive $394 Million in Sales Tax Revenue

(AUSTIN)— Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said today the state received $1.46 billion in sales tax revenue in March, down 7.8 percent compared to March 2009. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/07/2010 12:45:00

Tree planting program underway

The city of Waxahachie is currently selling trees as a part of their annual tree planting program. The new trees will help to replace older ones, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/04/2010 02:09:00

Middle school students honored

CURTIS BUTLER The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN - The Midlo-thian city council met Tuesday, March 23 with an awards ceremony for the winners of the Walnut Grove ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:39:00

Burnett and Egan debate

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press MIDLOTHIAN – Steve Burnett, Midlothian attorney, and Steve Egan, Midlothian police officer, are in a face-off for Justice of the Peace ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:39:00

City of ferris contracted with non-profit shelter - Animal shelter gone to the dogs

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press FERRIS – The smell of feces, the sight of injured animals and a no vacancies sign were just some of the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:33:00

Jumpin Jivin

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press "March for Meals" Month ended with $10,000 being raised in raffle tickets for Meals -on -Wheels of Johnson in Ellis Counties. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:32:00

Easter Egg hunt at the library

Hoppy Easter MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press                 FERRIS -  The morning of Saturday, March 27 was a beautiful day for a Easter wonderland. With 2,200 eggs and nearly ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 12:57:00

Good Friday

Waxahachie city offices will be closed Friday, April 2. Please see below for a complete schedule.   City Hall Closed April 2. City offices will reopen Monday, April 5. Non-emergency ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 12:33:00

Lady Indian Soccer Friday, April 2

Lady Indian Playoffs 2010 Regional Soccer Tournament  April 2-3  Region 2  Women's Semifinals Waxahachie vs. Longview Friday, April 2 7:30 p.m. - Carrollton's Standridge Stadium Directions:  STANDRIDGE STADIUM - 1330 W. Valwood Pkwy. From I-35E, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 11:04:00

Ellis County Sheriffs Office

Alma April 15 Recovered stolen vehicle, Interstate Highway 45, South FM 1183 Exit Ramp, Alma, Recovery stolen vehicle (trailer). Ennis April 15 Possession of marijuana less than two ounces, 1300 ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:22:00

Ellis County Marriages

MARRIAGES April 9 – 15 Dennis Alexander and Rhonda Alexander Bernardo Avila and Ana Lopez Angel Benavidez and Daena Espino Alfred Blanken and Deborah Ivester Charles Bleigh and Emily Fuller Matthew ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:34:00

Ellis County Sheriffs Office

ENNIS April 10 Burglary of building, 300 block Blazek Road, unknown persons entered the victims barn and deprived him of personal property without his effective consent. Various ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:34:00

DISTRICT CLERK OFFICE

DIVORCES March 26 – April 9 Neomi MAchuca vs Rodolfo Machuca Amy Lewis vs Michael Lewis Amanda Chamberlain vs Christopher Chamberlain Tomasa Ramirez vs Jesus Vargas Jamie Heil ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:44:00

Ellis County Marriages

MARRIAGES April 1 – 8 Preston Barlow and Jessica Asher Shane Burris and Lauren Shaver Hilario Cabuto and Micaela Cabuto Vincent Cervantes and April Winstead James Coco and Sarah Reese Fredy Cornejo ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:44:00

Ellis County Sheriffs Office

ENNIS March 24 Terroristic threat, 400 block Northwest Interstate Highway 45 near Alma, terroristic threat- subject told complainant that she would shoot him if she saw him ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:43:00

DISTRICT CLERK OFFICE

March 1 – 5 Divorces Luciana Deal vs Brandon Deal Amity Nelson vs Nicholas Britton Joann Zabojnik vs Victor Zabojnik Elisa Cunningham vs Kevin Cunningham Jeremy Snyder vs Veronica Snyder John ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:14:00

Ellis County Marriages

MARRIAGES March 5 – 11 Clifford Graves Depoy and Melissa Ann Hammer Joel Flores and Maria Concepcion Boteyo Charles Lee Horton and Cora Lavern Lewis Russell Amedee Kestler and Lesa ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:14:00

Ellis County Sheriffs Office

MIDLOTHIAN March 23 Criminal mischief greater than $50 less than $500, 3700 block Bryson Lane, unknown actor(s) intentionally and knowingly caused damage to listed complainants property by ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:13:00

Ellis County Sheriffs Office

WAXAHACHIE March 10 Fail to identify, Westmoreland Road at FM 664, the suspect knowingly and intentionally provided false identifying information to someone he knew was a peace ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:05:00

Wilmer Police Reports

ARRESTS April 11 – 25 Susan Wicklander, w/f, 46, Warrant arrest John Hulsey, w/m, 49, Warrant arrest Eric Lua, w/m, 24, Warrant arrest Oscar Gomez, w/m, 29, No driver’s license ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:22:00

Wilmer Police Reports

ARRESTS April 4 -11 Kristen Wright, w/f, 26, Warrant arrest Diego Manzano, w/m, 26, No driver’s license Gina Small, w/f, 48, Warrant arrest Leasi Bassha, b/m, 41, Warrant arrest Joshua ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:43:00

Wilmer Police Reports

ARRESTS March 30 – April 3 Isidro Sevier, w/m, 22, Warrant arrest Chris Hernandez, w/m, 18, Warrant arrest Yoana Alcaraz, w/f, 30, Warrant arrest Julio Vilanueca, w/m, 22, No driver’s ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:13:00

Wilmer Police Reports

ARRESTS March 22 – 27 Dale Estep, w/m, 49, Warrant arrest Brandon Stewart, b/m, 25, Warrant arrest Jose Meza, w/m, 17, Warrant arrest Rodney Lockett, b/m, 40, Warrant arrest Jeremy Radford, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:05:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

ARRESTS April 20 – 26 Joshua Adams, 23, Warrant arrest Marco Gonzales, 48, Warrant arrest Erica Piper, 24, Warrant arrest John Beam, 24, Public intoxication Gilberto Castro, w/m, 28, Aggravated assault ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:21:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

ARRESTS April 14 – 20 Jared Casarez, w/m, 26, Driving while intoxicated Eddie Moore, b/m, 47, Warrant arrest Dora Johnson, 48, Theft under $20,000 Christopher Keathley, 29, Aggravated sexual ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:33:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

ARRESTS April 6 – 12 Letrise Wallace, 22, Accident involving damage to vehicle, theft under $50 Victor Gutierrez, 29, Driving while license invalid Robert Massara, 36, Warrant arrest Enrique Nava, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:43:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

ARRESTS March 29 – April 4 Freddie Garcia, 21, Warrant arrest Matthew Karowski, 22, Warrant arrest Stevenn Lerning, 32, Warrant arrest Jimmy New, 46, Violation of protective order Manuel Salcido, 25, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:13:00

Waxahachie Police Reports

ARRESTS March 22 – 29 Hector Ayala, 17, Assault Andrew Francis, 21, Warrant arrest Aaron Maldonado, 28, Theft under $1,500 Emerald Mayrhofen, 17, Aggravated assault causes serious bodily injury Demonica ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:04:00

Red Oak Police Reports

ARRESTS April 15 – 22 Jerrold Allen, 26, Warrant arrest Lwobardo Arevalo, 23, Warrant arrest Ellis Bailey, 22, Warrant arrest Little Backs, 31, Warrant arrest Zackry Crawford, 21, Public intoxication Michael Damron, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:21:00

Red Oak Police Reports

ARRESTS Aril 12 – 19 Connie Bill, 35, Burglary of vehicle Nathaniel Bowning, 24, Driving while license invalid Rubin Cisneros, 33, Theft under $1,500 Lucas Hernandez, 24, Possession of a ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:33:00

Red Oak Police Reports

ARRESTS April 5 – 12 Gustavo Alvarez, 39, Driving while intoxicated, failure to identify Daryl Armstead, 25, Warrant arrest David Beck, 50, Warrant arrest Victor Borchik, 20, Burglary of ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:42:00

Red Oak Police Reports

ARRESTS March 29 – April 5 Walter Wilson, 54, Warrant arrest Christopher Barr, 25, Warrant arrest Bobby Boyd, 55, Warrant arrest Lachristopher Carroll, 31, Warrant arrest Shaylin Colonna, 31, Warrant arrest Jamarius ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:12:00

Red Oak Police Reports

ARRESTS March 22 – 29 Kenzarian Anderson, 23, Possession of marijuana, unlawful carrying of a weapon, display fictitious license plate Jeremiah Arevalo, 29, Warrant arrest Anthony Cline, 42, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:04:00

Palmer Police Reports

ARRESTS April 12 – 19 Demarcus Williams, b/m, 26, Defective light Donnie Arthur, w/m, 17, Possession of marijuana in a drug free zone Michael Schulz, w/m, 23, Driving ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:32:00

Palmer Police Reports

ARRESTS April 5 – 11 Terry Johnson, w/m, 43, False Report Jacob Godwin, w/m, 29, Assault Jim Wansely, w/m, 42, Evading arrest with a vehicle Lance Boyett, w/m, 38, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:42:00

Palmer Police Reports

ARRESTS March 28 – April 4 Amanda Castillo, w/f, 31, Warrant arrest Daniel Perez, w/m, 28, Warrant arrest Yoana Alcaraz, w/f, 30, Warrant arrest Jim Wansley, w/m, 42, Warrant arrest Bennie ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:12:00

Palmer Police Reports

ARRESTS March 25 – 28 Joey Johnson, w/m, 30, Assault by threat James Wilt, w/m, 46, Assault – family violence ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:03:00

Midlothian Police Reports

ARRESTS April 11 – 17 Craig Dyer, w/m, 36, Public intoxication Gary Moon, w/m, 41, Fraudulent possession of a controlled substance with prescription Orlando Adame, w/m, 22, Driving ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:32:00

Midlothian Police Reports

ARRESTS April 4 – 10 Donald Wooley, w/m, 41, Warrant arrest Christopher Barr, w/m, 25, Warrant arrest Jeremy Zickel, w/m, 21, Warrant arrest Marc Garcia, w/m, 21, Warrant arrest Kamron Phillips, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:41:00

Midlothian Police Reports

ARRESTS March 28 – April 3 Jesus Lopez, w/m, 26, No driver’ license Julio Lopez, w/m, 30, Public intoxication Lorraine Campos, w/f, 23, Warrant arrest Brandon Hall, w/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:11:00

Midlothian Police Reports

ARRESTS March 21 – 27 Scott Donahue, w/m, 23, Public intoxication Howard Wade, w/m, 40, Driving while intoxicated Christina Recabo, w/f, 35, Deadly conduct Myles McBRide, w/m, 23, Driving while ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:03:00

Lancaster Police Reports

ARRESTS April 12 – 18 Harold Martin, b/m, 18, Unlawful restraint Joseph Jones, b/m, 20, Warrant arrest Anthony Mitchell, b/m, 40, Warrant arrest Robert McIntyre, b/m, 43, Warrant arrest Myqueisha ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:20:00

Lancaster Police Reports

ARRESTS April 5 – 11 Paul Hawthorne, b/m, 23, Warrant arrest Terry Robertson, b/m, 23, Warrant arrest Antonio Moore, b/m, 20, Warrant arrest Frank Barrow, b/m, 25, Warrant arrest Sarah ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:41:00

Lancaster Police Reports

ARRESTS March 29 – April 4 James Kidd, b/m, 38, Possession of substance in penalty group 1 Carl Hamilton, b/m, 21, Possession or delivery of drug paraphernalia L.C. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:11:00

Lancaster Police Reports

ARRESTS March 22 – 28 Quincy Jones, b/m, 28, Aggravated assault – family violence Emmanuel Arviyu, w/m, 25, Failure to identify Willie Luster, b/m, 40, Warrant arrest Jonnathon Jefferson, b/m, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:03:00

Hutchins Police Reports

ARRESTS April 11 – 18 Eric Lua, w/m, 24, Warrant arrest Ernesto Cantu, w/f, 21, Warrant arrest Willie Armstrong, b/m, 58, Warrant arrest Venson Henderson, b/m, 48, Warrant arrest Angie Armstrong, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:32:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

ARRESTS April 19 – 26 Cedrick Camper, 37, Warrant arrest Lorenzo Vnace, 21, Forgery and resisting arrest Tory York, 31, Driving while intoxicated Jordan Benson, 20, Criminal mischief Nicole ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:20:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

ARRESTS April 9 – 15 Kendrick Jackson, 31, Warrant arrest Phillip Hunter, 20, Unlawful carrying of a weapon by felon Christopher Pate, 33, Assault causes bodily injury – family ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:31:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

ARRESTS April 5 – 11 Christopher Sweat, 23, Warrant arrest Jessie Henderson, 22, Warrant arrest Gerald Gray, 28, Deadly conduct Shannon Lovelady, 37, Warrant arrest Gwendolyn Williams, 39, Criminal mischief Shad ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:41:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

ARRESTS March 26 – April 1 Kendrick Caro, 21, Unlawful carrying of a weapon, warrants Kelly Washington, 30, Present another’s identification Lawrence Galloway, 35, Driving while intoxicated, warrants Luis ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:10:00

Glenn Heights Police Reports

ARRESTS March 19 – 25 Christopher Sims, 27, Driving while intoxicated Brandon Mitchell, 23, Warrant arrest Billy Wilson, 50, Driving while intoxicated Dioncio Aguero, 39, Aggravated assault Lucas Dagata, 26, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:02:00

Ferris Police Reports

ARRESTS April 20 – 27 Dustin Haynes, w/m, 28, Driving while intoxicated Fred Busby, w/m, 26, Criminal trespass Federico Sanchez, w/m, 42, No driver’s license Janalynn Goggans, w/f, 37, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:19:00

Ferris Police Reports

ARRESTS April 13 – 20 Marcos Alonzo, w/m, 32, Warrant arrest Michael Lewis, w/m, 38, Warrant arrest Markeisha Banks, b/f, 19, Warrant arrest Troy Johnson, b/m, 43, Warrant arrest Jose Rivera, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:31:00

Ferris Police Reports

ARRESTS April 1 – 6 Justin Mayes, b/m, 21, Warrant arrest Juan Garza, w/m, 35, Warrant arrest Kristen Wright, w/f, 25, Possession of marijuana, warrants Jared Castellano, w/m, 22, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:40:00

Ferris Police Reports

ARRESTS April 1 – 6 Justin Mayes, b/m, 21, Warrant arrest Juan Garza, w/m, 35, Warrant arrest Kristen Wright, w/f, 25, Possession of marijuana, warrants Jared Castellano, w/m, 22, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:10:00

Ferris Police Reports

ARRESTS March 22 – 29 Karen Fox, b/f, 45, Warrant arrest Gerald Thursby, w/m, 57, Assault – family violence Randall Riley, w/m, 26, Warrant arrest Luis Pelayo, w/m, 28, Driving ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:02:00

Ennis Police Reports

ARRESTS April 20 – 27 Earl Lewis, b/m, 49, Warrant arrest Lisa Loftin, b/f, 44, Public intoxication, possession of drug paraphernalia Heather Stephney, b/f, 24, Warrant arrest Willie Wise, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:19:00

Ennis Police Reports

ARRESTS April 14 – 20 Jerry Banks, b/m, 48, Warrant arrest Irvin Clark, w/m, 45, Driving while intoxicated, unlawful possession of firearm by felon Jesus Vazquez, w/m, 32, Traffic ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:30:00

Ennis Police Reports

ARRESTS April 6 – 12 Sime Hickson, b/m, 46, Traffic violation Clenton Mason, b/m, 57, Driving while license invalid Christopher Soliz, w/m, 26, Assault causes bodily injury Juan ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:40:00

Ennis Police Reports

ARRESTS March 30 – April 5 Bardale Wafford, b/m, 20, Possession of a controlled substance Lucas Gutierrez, w/m, 25, Theft under $500 Jeffrey Grant, w/m, 23, Theft under $500 Walter ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:53:00

Ennis Police Reports

ARRESTS March 23 – 29 Juan Campos, w/m, 38, Public intoxication Alfredo Reyna, w/m, 28, Traffic violation Gerardo Rivas, w/m, 20, Public intoxication Abelardo Arreola, w/m, 46, Warrant arrest Bernard ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:01:00

DeSoto Police Reports

ARRESTS April 19 – 25 Shuntaw Steele, b/f, 26, Driving while license invalid Audra Gatlin, w/f, 23, Theft under $500 Victoria Hernandez, w/f, 22, Theft under $500 Alexis Huff, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:16:00

DeSoto Police Reports

ARRESTS April 12 – 18 Allen Anderson, w/m, 29, Evading arrest Shawn Waggoner, w/m, 22, Theft under $20,000 Vernon Coleman, b/m, 43, Criminal mischief Richard Mireles, w/m, 56, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:30:00

DeSoto Police Reports

ARRESTS April 3 – 11 Jason Wells, w/m, 33, Public intoxication Adam Eckl, w/m, 32, Failed to signal turn Marshala Hawkins, b/f, 30, Warrant arrest Jasmine Parker, b/f, 21, Warrant ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:39:00

DeSoto Police Reports

ARRESTS March 15 – 28 Louis Dunn, b/m, 22, Warrant arrest David Mack, b/m, 39, Warrant arrest Rod Smith, b/m, 45, Warrant arrest Elisia Ramirez, w/f, 26, Warrant arrest Lena Rives, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:01:00

Cedar Hill Police Reports

ARRESTS March 29 – April 11 Christopher Henderson, b/m, 30, Warrant arrest Shamyra Chandler, b/f, 21, Warrant arrest Charles Hill, b/m, 17, Burglary of habitation Manuel Chavez, w/m, 18, Theft ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/23/2010 09:22:00

Cedar Hill Police Reports

ARRESTS March 15 – 29 Courtney McDaniel, w/f, 18, Theft under $500 Milton White, b/m, 29, Driving while intoxicated with a child Delisha Bell, b/f, 20, Theft under $1,500 Kenneth ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:59:00

City of Hutchins : NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 29, 2010 City of Hutchins NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Hutchins City Council will hold a public ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:33:00

City of Hut - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON AMENDMENT OF IMPACT FEES

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, April 22 & 29, 2010 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON AMENDMENT OF IMPACT FEES The City Council ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:31:00

City of Wilmer - Notice of Public Hearing (Annexation)

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 29, 2010 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS, THAT: The City ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:23:00

City of Wilmer PUBLIC HEARING

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 22, 2010 PUBLIC HEARING In accordance with Texas Local Government Code, Ch-apter 211 et. seq. and ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:55:00

THE STORAGE PLACE NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, April 15 & 22, 2010 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE THE STORAGE PLACE, pursuant to Chapter 59, Texas ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:54:00

City of Wilmer PUBLIC HEARING

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 22, 2010 PUBLIC HEARING In accordance with Texas Local Government Code, Chapter 211 et. seq. and ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:53:00

NOTICE OF AUCTION STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF DALLAS ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLE

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 22, 2010 NOTICE OF AUCTION STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF DALLAS ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLE (CHAP. 683, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:52:00

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON AMENDMENT OF IMPACT FEES

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, April 22 & 29, 2010 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON AMENDMENT OF IMPACT FEES The City Council ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:52:00

City of Wilmer PUBLIC HEARING

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 22, 2010 PUBLIC HEARING In accordance with Texas Local Government Code, Chapter 211 et. seq. and ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:50:00

CITY OF WILMER - NOTICE OF ELECTION

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 15, 2010 NOTICE OF ELECTION TO THE REGISTERED VOTERS OF THE CITY OF WILMER, TEXAS, NOTICE ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:46:00

THE STORAGE PLACE - NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE

Published in The Ellis County Press two times on Thursday, April 15 & 22, 2010 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE THE STORAGE PLACE, pursuant to Chapter 59, Texas ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:45:00

City of Hutchins: NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION TO THE REGISTERED VOTERS

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 8, 2010 City of Hutchins NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION TO THE REGISTERED VOTERS OF THE CITY ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 15:15:00

Ferris Housing Authority - NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Published in The Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 1, 2010 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING May 17, 2010 12:30 p.m. Ferris Housing Authority The Quality ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:09:00

Frank Prasifka and Sons Public Auction

Published in the Ellis County Press one time on Thursday, April 1, 2010 Legal Notice Frank Prasifka and Son’s will sell at Public Auction, vehicles that have ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 16:06:00

Stephanie Marie Nava

Aug. 2, 1981 – April 12, 2010 WAXAHACHIE – Memorial services for Stephanie Marie Nava, 28, were held Wednesday, April 14 at 6 p.m. in Waxahachie ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:46:00

Gracie Juanita (Nita) Fuller

Oct. 21, 1923 – April 15, 2010 ENNIS – Funeral services for Gracie Juanita Fuller, 86, were held Sunday, April 18 at 3 p.m. in the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:45:00

Jimmy Don Allen

Aug. 7, 1942 - March 26, 2010 FERRIS - Jimmy Don Allen, 67, of Ferris, went to be with the Lord Friday, March 26, 2010 in ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:56:00

Stay the course

Tim Laughlin www.restorationtrainingcenter.org "Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:12:00

God provides manna from heaven

ELISA NORMANThe Living WordGod meets our basic needs. This is the first lesson God teaches the Israelites in the wilderness. In Exodus 16, the group ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:11:00

You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail

Adapted from James’ message "The Garden of God." Watch it all week on LIFE Today and request the DVD and CD when you support Mission ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:10:00

End time prophesy part II: Overview

ELISA NORMANThe Living Word Eschatology is the study of the last things; end time prophecy focuses on the events to come. God is manifest on his ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:44:00

Spiritual movement does not relate to a measurable distance in physical movement

Q. I have heard that Ezekiel 1 describes a UFO. Is that true? A. Ezekiel chapter one is a very interesting chapter and it uses what ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:44:00

End time prophesy part I: Introduction

ELISA NORMANThe Living Word As the Messianic movement grows, many people are wisely questioning what they’ve been taught all their lives and returning to the Bible ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:32:00

The un-church

Tim Laughlin www.restorationtrainingcenter.org But what things were gain to me, these I have counted loss for Christ. Philippians 3:7 Like the un-cola that has no caffeine, the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:32:00

The Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit are divine and unique beings

Q. If people believe that Yeshua is God, why don’t they leave out a letter like they do when they write "Lord" and God?" A. I ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:31:00

Salvation is not just a New Testament thing

ELISA NORMANThe Living Word In the "New" Testament, salvation is offered through the name of Messiah Yeshua, or Jesus Christ. For example, Acts 4:12 says, "Salvation ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:48:00

The Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit are divine and unique beings

This week I want to continue with the question that was raised about the Holy Spirit and whether He is God or just a "force" ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:47:00

The ministry of Jesus

"When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the holy angels with Him, then He will sit on the throne of His ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:57:00

God led the Israelites from death to life

ELISA NORMANLiving Word This Sunday will be the biblical festival of First Fruits (Leviticus 23). On this day in history, God led the Israelites from death ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:55:00

All three of the Trinity are uniquely revealed as God in the scripture

Q. I have some friends that do not believe in the Trinity or they say that the Father and the Son are God but not ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:54:00

Meals-on-Wheels celebrates “People in Action”

During National Volunteer Week, April 18-24, Meals-on-Wheels of Johnson and Ellis Counties is proud to honor the organization’s dedicated community of volunteers who tackle the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:46:00

The American Red Cross urges local residents to have an emergency plan

It’s Spring Storm Season and chances for severe thunderstorms containing high winds, damaging hail and isolated tornadoes could bear down on North Texas by Friday. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:38:00

Brookshire Grocery Company receives Green Grocer Recognition from Supermarket News

Selected for its approach on sustainability practices and environmental responsibility, the trade magazine Supermarket News has recognized Brook-shire Grocery Company (BGC) as one of the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:33:00

Ellis County Elementary Science Fair held in Maypearl

ELLIS COUNTY - The Ellis County Elementary Science Fair was held on Saturday, March 27, at LSK Elementary School in Maypearl. The following students placed ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:33:00

Sales tax revenue decline no longer seeing double

MEGAN GRAY The Ellis County Press AUSTIN – Sales tax revenue all across the state is down 7.8 percent compared to a year ago. "Following an eight-month stretch ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:27:00

WHS One Act Play cast named district champs

Friday, April 2 the WHS 2010 One-Act Play cast and crew of "The Beggar’s Opera" won first place at the District 16 AAAA One-Act Play ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:50:00

The Meadows teachers attend national conference

Travis Anderson and Tameka Hunter, The Meadows Elementary fifth-grade math and science teachers, attended a CAPS Science workshop earlier this year.  They won a drawing, held ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:50:00

U.S. Army visits DeSoto High School

DESOTO – The United States Army still wants you, but the old days of recruiting stations being stagnant are gone! One of four U.S. Army Strength ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:49:00

Facilities Oversight Committee nearing conclusion

Diana Buckley Ellis County Communications ELLIS COUNTY - The Ellis County Citizen’s Bond Oversight Committee is nearing the conclusion of its business, with county offices scheduled to ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:39:00

Northside Elementary gets into the game to dominate TAKS

DESOTO – It was learning though fun and games at Northside Elementary as fifth-grade students battled to become the winner of The Amazing Race: Math ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:38:00

Woodridge Elementary students dance their way to fitness

DESOTO – Students at Woodridge Elementary did away with traditional physical education activities and grooved to the tunes of the interactive, music-driven gaming pedometer of ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:41:00

Spring clean up

CORY O’CONNOR The Ellis County Press Midlothian – Saturday, April 10 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon, Midlo-thian volunteers are doing their part in keeping Texas beautiful ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:40:00

Small Talk

Tracy Chesney Contributing Columnist Instead of the ABCs, it soon might be the ABDs. Reducing the alphabet by omitting the letters, c, q and x is ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:40:00

Everyones thought

I spend a lot of time with people who, like me are older than dirt. Most of the old folks think blowing up airplanes is ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:09:00

Teaching financial literacy, one goal at a time

Jason Alderman www.practicalmoneyskills.com Suppose your teenager came to you needing help answering homework questions on finance – would you be able to answer correctly or know where ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:09:00

Career change

Maybe I’m in the wrong business and need to consider a career change. Actually, come to think of it, I don’t have a business to ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:08:00

Slander from the Left

William Horning pathfinder87@yahoo.com When Marxist groups see the growth of the Tea Party movement and constitutional thinking across the country, they become worried about losing their position. ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:07:00

John Stossel and the medias Statist Syndrome

Howard Rich When he first began his career as a crusading consumer journalist in the 1970s, John Stossel believed fervently that higher taxes and greater government ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:43:00

May 8 is edging closer

May 8 is edging ever-closer at seemingly warp-speed, and troubling, new information has come to my attention. The above date is, of course, another very important ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:42:00

D is for dumb

William Horning pathfinder87@yahoo.com The letter "D" stands for "Dumb" and since 1913, also applies to the Democratic Party when they fully sold out their members. One of ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:41:00

Big tax refunds can be costly

Jason Alderman www.practicalmoneyskills.com This is the season for income taxes – and income tax refunds. According to the IRS, nearly 78 million people received federal tax refunds ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:30:00

Money for pot holes

This is in response to Commissioner Dodson’s statement about the potholes in his precint and the rest of the precints. He stated that they did ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:30:00

It is time for a real change

By now, we will have elected our new 40th District Court judge who, if history is a good indicator, will sit on that bench for ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:29:00

Spotting bias

Wayne Fails The Ellis County Press The belief there is bias in media is probably as old as media itself and pretty much everybody I know admits ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:29:00

Earning higher interest with a checking account

Jason Alderman www.practicalmoneyskills.com People stash their money in safe havens such as savings accounts, Treasury Bills and Certificates of Deposit for a variety of reasons. It could ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:44:00

School Report

Dear Citizens of Texas, My name is Shawn. I am going to study your state of Texas. I will write a report. I hope I can ask ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:42:00

I dont like foreign vehicles

Having been born just nine days short of two years prior to the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor might explain it. Or having been in ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:41:00

The war is on

William Horning pathfinder87@yahoo.com No, we haven’t attacked Iran yet, and I hope we don’t, even thought the Neo-cons are pushing hard for it through their treasonous, lying ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:40:00

All about potholes

This is in response to Commissioner Dodson’s statement about the potholes in his precint and the rest of the precints. He stated that they did ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:53:00

ObamaCare: Advancing the destruction of America

Lawrence R. Huntoon, M.D., Ph.D. Editor-in-chief, Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons On March 21, our country witnessed a Bolshevik moment, whereby our U.S. Constitution was trampled ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:52:00

Easter is here

This weekend marks what most Christians celebrate as their first or second most important holiday. Easter is here, along with its new dresses for the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:52:00

Steps for freedom lovers

William Horning pathfinder87@yahoo.com We’ve lived through Sept. 11, 2001, Dec. 7, 1941 and many other terrible events that Chuck Baldwin covers in his article "Dates That Destroyed ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/01/2010 15:41:00

Wild About Cheer holds banquet

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press Wild About Cheer celebrated its 2009-2010 season during their 6th annual Awards banquet. It’s a time for us to come together, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:16:00

Hawks baseball in battle for 2nd

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press The Hawks varsity baseball team hosted district leading Mesquite Poteet Friday, April 23. Hoping for the upset, the Hawks were not ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:15:00

Lady Hawks ground Pirates

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press In a key district matchup the Lady Hawks hosted the Mesquite Poteet Lady Pirates on Senior night last Wednesday. In a ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/29/2010 15:13:00

Hawks and Lady Hawks updates

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press RED OAK - The Hawks baseball team traveled to Mabank on Tuesday, April 13 for another District matchup and handed Mabank, ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:50:00

ROHS holds annual Powder Puff football game despite the rain

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press RED OAK - Project Graduation 2010 and the ROHS held their annual Powder Puff Football game on Saturday April 17 at ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:49:00

ROYBSA game ends in tie

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press Despite a few early morning showers, the Red Oak Youth Baseball Softball Association (ROBSA) played several games on Saturday. One of ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:49:00

ROBSA to host Local Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run Contest

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press RED OAK - On Sunday, May 2, the ROBSA is hosting the Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run contest ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/22/2010 15:47:00

ROISD opens new high school campus for public tours

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press RED OAK - The Red Oak Independent School District opened the new high school campus for public tours on Saturday, April ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:38:00

Boys basketball takes 2nd in State Championship

AUSTIN - Congratulations to Coach Ferrin Douglas and the Lancaster Boys Basketball team on their outstanding season. The Lancaster Boys Basketball team played in the state ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:37:00

Hawks are 6-2 in district play

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press RED OAK - After losing a heart breaker against Forney, the Hawks traveled to winless Lancaster on Tuesday, April 6 and ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:34:00

Red Oak Lady Hawks 2nd place in district

Steve Patterson The Ellis County Press RED OAK - After a lost to Forney in a key District game, the Lady Hawks were due to play the ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/15/2010 12:34:00

Lady Indian soccer team finishes season

WAXAHACHIE - The Lady Indian soccer team lost last Friday in the Regional Semifinal to Longview. The ladies lost by a score of 0-1 and ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:53:00

Thinking bass, think frogs

Curtis Butler The Ellis County Press As water temperatures warm up and the bass begin their spawn cycle, many bass anglers are throwing at the bedding ... Full story

Last Updated: 04/08/2010 14:52:00

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