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FERRIS – After more than a year, The Ellis County Press was finally renamed as the city’s official legal publication.

FERRIS – The negative climate of politics in Ferris in the past few years has officials seeking new and innovative solutions.

FERRIS – A memorial ceremony was held on May 15 for Ferris’ two fallen officers, Constable Ben Wicker and Officer Harry Marvin ‘Marty’ Steinfeldt III.


Both Red Oak and Midlothian came into Friday’s game at 5-0 in District 14-5A.

The Red Oak lady Hawks varsity basketball team dropped their 2nd district game to the Lady Panthers from Midlothian.

The Hawks started out a little cold against Waco falling behind 9-0, but Joshua Miller (21 pts.) and Marcus Sasser (25 pts.) lit up the 3-point arc and Red Oak soared passed Waco in the first perio


President Donald Trump on May 16 unveiled his immigration reform plan that would secure the border, place an emphasis on merit-based migration and limit family chain migration.

The Atlantic article last week on young voters painted a gloomy picture for conservatives, claiming that a majority of Generation Z – young people born after the mid-nineties – hold far-left


FAMILY FEATURES – When it comes to healthy eating, looking for nutrient-rich foods to include in your diet is one of the more important goals.


Prep time: 45 minutes • Cook time: 20 minutes • Servings: 24


1 2-layer size white cake mix

With millennials today making up the largest generation in the U.S.



Annie Lois Wills, age 103, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2019 in Kilgore, Texas.

Annie Lois Wills, age 103, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2019 in Kilgore, Texas.

Maria Anita Bustamante

The passing of our family matriarch, Mrs. Maria Anita Bustamante leaves this Earth with the wings she worked so hard to earn on May 4, 2019.

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