DALLAS (SMU) –Legendary retailer J. C. Penney was called “Jimmy” by only one person, his third wife, Caroline. To everyone else he was Mr. Penney. Her ... Full story
Midlothian - On Feb. 4, the Texas Civil Defense and two of Constable Mike Jones deputies, Tom Coppock and Mark Bounds, put on a self ...
Ferris —Nearly 190 first graders at Lucy Mae McDonald Elementary in Ferris recently received free prevent tooth decay kits through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club. ...
FERRIS – Due to a several year moratorium on adding any new taps to the existing water lines, Rockett Water Special Utility District will be ...
LANCASTER – On Saturday Feb. 1, at 7:16 a.m., Lancaster Police responded to the 2900 block of Danieldale Road on a welfare check of a ...
House District 10 debate sought; Ellzey Issues Debate Challenge; Proposes One Debate Each in Ennis, Waxahachie and Midlothian
Ellis County – Jake Ellzey, Republican Candidate looking to succeed Jim Pitts in the Texas House of Representatives, today challenged his fellow candidates in the ...
FERRIS – After serving a Business Manager for Ferris Independent School District for 25 years and 16 years in Terrell ISD, Ron Smith is retiring.
Waxahachie – The musical group The Pianissimo will perform “The Feast of Eight Hands” at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 in Southwestern Assemblies of God ...
WAXAHACHIE – On Friday, Jan. 24, 43 year-old Jeffrey Dean Gerron of Ennis was sentenced to a total of 81 years on nine counts of ...
Judge accused of pulling bait-and-switch maneuver; Through deceptive wording on the agenda for a special-called meeting
WAXAHACHIE – Ellis County Judge Carol Bush may be accused of pulling a bait-and-switch maneuver on county taxpayers through deceptive wording on the agenda for ...
TSTC and Red Oak ISD Invite Community to Groundbreaking: Event set for 10 a.m., Jan. 24 just behind Red Oak High School
Red Oak – The leadership of TSTC North Texas Extension Center and Red Oak Independent School District invite the community to join them in breaking ...
By Ofelia GrassAssistant Superintendent
FERRIS – Please join us on Thursday, Jan. 23, in the board room at the Ferris ISD Administration Building at 7 p.m. ...
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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 ...