TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Cherokee Nation is bringing its history and humanities class to Dallas on June 28-29. The free class is open to both ... Full story
WAXAHACHIE – Lt. Col. Charlie Hatfield from the Texas Civil Defense will be the main speaker at the Saturday, June 28 meeting of Texas Concerned ...
The Ellis County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted a presentation for students at Mountain Peak Elementary in Midlothian. As part of the presentation, the ECSO’s K9 ...
Waxahachie – The Ellis County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted its first-ever Special Operations Response Team training for detention officers. SORT is a jail facility’s version ...
Special prosecutor appointed in Bush false affidavit case: Texas Rangers complete preliminary investigations
WAXAHACHIE - Judge Bob Carroll, 40th District Court, appointed an attorney pro-tem to handle allegations of fraud against Ellis County Judge Carol Bush.
Rockwall County Criminal ...
May 27, 2014
BALLOTS CAST %
Republican Party 10,630 95.77
Democratic Party469 4.23
Dan Patrick 6,744 65.97
David Dewhurst3,479 34.03
Dan Branch3,875 39.17
Ken Paxton6,017 60.83
Commissioner of ...
Sheila HatfieldDiana BuckleyThe Ellis County Press
WILMER – Former Wilmer Mayor A.H. “Hector” Casarez bonded out of the Wilmer jail several hours later the same day ...
Three Ennis students were among SPJST’s designated 60 outstanding Texas high school seniors and college undergraduates as recipients of SPJST scholarships for 2014.
SPJST scholarship winners ...
Two candidates – John Wray and T.J. Fabby -- are vying for the State Representative seat vacated upon the retirement of Jim Pitts, who served ...
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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 ...