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8th CAB class graduates

The 8th Charlie’s Angel Brigade Class graduated from their Basic Pistol Training Course Sunday, Oct. 7 in Ferris. Pictured are: (l-r) Olivia Edwards, Carol Haveron, ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/11/2012 22:49:00

Milford native still in the fight despite war injuries

Sgt. James Mercure, USMC Submitted Article  AFGHANISTAN - “There was blood down my leg after I got shot.” Lance Cpl. Ethan Burk, a hazardous materials management coordinator, Marine ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/04/2012 21:58:00

Police dog program presented to SAGU

Waxahachie – Southwestern Assembly of God University students learned about how law enforcement utilizes police service dogs during a presentation Sept. 27 by Ellis County ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/04/2012 21:56:00

Ferris Newcomer Guide 2012

To view the Ferris Newcomer Guide click the link under "Attachments" to the right. ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/04/2012 21:54:00

WELCOME TO FERRIS

Members of the Ferris Downtown Association, along with city officials, were on hand to celebrate the Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting ceremony for Chances Are General ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/04/2012 21:53:00

Prayer Garden donated

Submitted article Hutchins - A $3,500 Prayer Garden was under construction this past week at 509 Denton Street in Hutchins.  Pastor Kevin A. Norvell Sr of Little ... Full story

Last Updated: 10/04/2012 21:50:00

Reporter stops bully in NYC

NEW YORK CITY – An Ellis County Press correspondent, from Red Oak, intervened in an altercation Monday, Sept. 24. White-Feather Cherokee gave a first-hand account of ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/28/2012 00:33:00

Record crowd experiences Battle of Waxahachie Creek

WAXAHACHIE - As cannons boomed and smoke filled Getzendaner Park, a  record crowd watched a re-enactment of the Battle of Waxahachie Creek Saturday, Sept. 22. ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/28/2012 00:33:00

School evacuated over bomb scare

WAXAHACHIE – At approximately 12:20 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, all Finley Junior High students and staff were evacuated due to a written bomb threat found ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/28/2012 00:32:00

Special Ellis County Commissioners’ Court meets Friday

WAXAHACHIE - A special meeting of the Ellis County Commissioners’ Court will be held on Friday, Sept. 28,  at 10:30 a.m., in the Commissioners’ courtroom, ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/28/2012 00:32:00

Sheriff seeking Neighborhood Watch groups

ELLIS COUNTY – Rural residents interested in forming Neighborhood Watch groups are encouraged to contact the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office’s Community Relations/Crime Prevention Division. The Neighborhood ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/28/2012 00:29:00

Dauben‘s bond revoked; Back in jail until Oct. 5 pre-trial

WAXAHACHIE – Former Ellis County Observer Publisher Joey G. Dauben violated the terms of his bond and is back in jail following a bond hearing ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/20/2012 23:24:00

Reenactors to portray Battle of Waxahachie Creek; Waxahachie Chautauqua Preservation Society presents 2012 Annual Assembly

WAXAHACHIE - More than 700 students are expected in Getzendaner Park on Friday Sept. 21 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. during the Chautauqua Assembly. ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/20/2012 23:22:00

Rocky Crest Museum receives State Historical Marker

Lancaster – On Saturday, Sept. 8, the Rocky Crest School alumni reunited for the LHS Street Alumni Association’s presentation of the State of Texas historical ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/20/2012 23:18:00

Lancaster man sentenced to 8 years for downloading child pornography

LANCASTER – A 55-year-old Lancaster man, Terry Don Jackson was sentenced Wednesday, Sept. 12, to eight years in a federal prison for downloading and sharing ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/20/2012 23:17:00

E..C. Sheriff’s Cpl. Cousins catches 2 burglary suspects

Waxahachie – Ellis County Sheriff’s Cpl. Grant Cousins captured two burglary suspects while on routine patrol the night of Friday, Sept. 7. Cousins was on U.S. ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/20/2012 23:17:00

Barbershop Recruitment Challenge kicks off Saturday

DALLAS – Big Brothers Big Sisters is partnering with local barbershops and several African-American fraternities and sororities on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 9 a.m. to ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/20/2012 23:15:00

History comes alive Sept. 21-22; The Waxahachie Chautauqua Preservation Society Presents 2012 Annual Assembly

The Civil War 1861-1865 The Ellis County Perspective Honoring the Sesquicentennial of the War Between the States Sept. 21-22 Getzendaner Park  Waxahachie Friday Sept. 21 - Free Admission A Unique Living History Educational ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/13/2012 14:44:00

4 drug arrests made in Oak Leaf

Oak Leaf – Four men were arrested on drug charges following a search warrant executed by the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit on ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/13/2012 14:42:00

Voter Registration Month declared

AUSTIN  – Texas Secretary of State Hope Andrade announced September is National Voter Registration Month. Andrade joins her colleagues with the National Association of Secretaries ... Full story

Last Updated: 09/13/2012 14:41:00

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