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Bobby Trevino, 58, of Red Oak.
Pct. 3 Ellis County Commissioner Paul Perry
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Officer Klinton Valley with K9 Officer Tripp.
TSTC’s North Texas campus hosted TechXperience on Thursday, Feb. 22, to allow prospective students to tour the campus’s nine on-site programs.
Photos courtesy Waxahachie Police Department

News

Bobby Trevino, 58, of Red Oak.

WAXAHACHIE – Bobby Trevino, 58, of Red Oak was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for the continuous sexual abuse charge and 20 years in prison on the indecency with a child charge

Pct. 3 Ellis County Commissioner Paul Perry

ELLIS COUNTY – When Pct. 3 Ellis County Commissioner Paul Perry died earlier this month, it left a vacant seat on the dais that will be hard to fill.

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MIDLOTHIAN – Midlothian Police were dispatched to a call involving threats made via text messages to a local juvenile on Feb. 25. 

Sports

On a pass from quarterback Chris Martinez, wide receiver Brayden Robinson (2) splits the Bearcats defenders on his way to the endzone.

The Red Oak Hawks historic 2023 season and playoff run came to an end at Choctaw Stadium on Friday, Nov.

Brayden Robinson (2) had multiple catches in the game, but this one – leaping high into the air for the catch, avoiding the hit and tackle, then racing down the sideline for a touchdown – was spectacular.

RED OAK – Quarterback Chris Martinez produced 376 yards of offense and three touchdowns in Red Oak’s 35-32 bi-district win over Burleson Centennial at Billy Goodloe stadium.

Hawks Head Football Coach Melvin Robinson holds up the District 4-5A I Championship trophy after the Hawks 21-7 win over Midlothian.

RED OAK – Four-star sophomore wide receiver Brayden Robinson returned to the Hawks lineup after an early season injury and caught a touchdown pass on the Hawks first drive.

Opinion

The Democrats are trying to put Donald Trump in jail.

The Republicans are trying to put Joe Biden in jail – along with the rest of his extended political crime family.

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Aaron Bushnell, 25, was an active member of the US Air Force. This past weekend, in his army fatigues, he lit himself on fire outside the Israeli Embassy in DC.

Lifestyle

A pool with a view at the Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa

My first trip to Mexico years ago even before I was a travel writer was to Puerto Vallarta. 

Smoky Chorizo and Chicken Pozole

FAMILY FEATURES – If winter evenings have you stuck in a dinner rut, heat up the kitchen with family favorites everyone can look forward to.

BLT Wraps with Avocado Spread

FAMILY FEATURES – If your goals for 2024 include a healthier lifestyle and added nutrition, your mission is likely to start with a refreshed menu.

Obituaries

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Douglas Eugene “Bubbles” Hampton, age 73, gained his heavenly wings on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2024, at his home in Texas after a lengthy illness.

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Gerald Wayne Swedensky, 88, of Mansfield, Texas passed on Jan. 16, 2024 at home surrounded by his loving family.

Ervin Buba

Ervin Buba, left us too soon at the age of 61, in Houston, Texas, on June 24, 2023.

Ellis County Press

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