Police are seeking the public’s help in finding the person who caused and left the scene of an accident that killed Justin Dean Woodall, on ... Full story
MAYPEARL – Maypearl Police Department on Friday, Aug. 1 captured escaped fugitive Edward Earl Copeland around 1 a.m.
“Thanks to all of you that called in ...
Elected-county officials up for 2% pay raise; Ellis County Commissioners Court to hold public hearing Monday, Aug. 11
WAXAHACHIE – On Monday, Aug. 11, county commissioners will hold a public hearing on the proposed two-percent pay increase of salaries, expenses or allowances for ...
KAUFMAN - Former Ferris Mayor Richard Mohundro, 67, was found dead Friday, Aug. 1 in Kaufman.
Mohundro was sworn in as Ferris Mayor on April 5, ...
The Best Southwest Partnership announces its 2014 TGIF Legislative Breakfast Series to be held at Methodist Charlton Medical Center at 7:15 a.m. on the first ...
WAXAHACHIE – Shannon McGuley co-founder, spokesman, and president of the Texas Minutemen will speak to Texas Concerned Citizens meeting Saturday, July 26.
Starting at 6:30, the ...
Chamber dispute going to court; Lancaster Area Chamber of Commerce embroiled in dispute over most basic of concepts: who’s in charge?
LANCASTER – Kenneth Govan, an employee of Oncor, became chairman of the board in the early fall of 2013, upon the resignation of then chairman ...
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How did fireworks become America's Fourth of July pastime? And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air, gave proof through the night that our flag was still there
For as long as Americans can remember, the nation has celebrated the Fourth of July by staging grand fireworks shows in public squares and lighting ...