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FERRIS – On Tuesday, May 17 at approximately 4:56 p.m., Texas Department of Public Safety troopers were called to a one-vehicle fatality crash on Wolf Springs Rd., approximately one mile northeast

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ELLIS COUNTY – Registered voters often decide to sit the primary elections out.

In February, only one in five voters went to the polls to cast their vote in runoff elections.

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ELLIS COUNTY – The Ellis County Commissioners’ Court met last week to hold a Special Public Hearing to discuss a long-term facilities-needs assessment in Ellis County.

Sports

Ennis vs Corsicana (Band Night)

Friday, November 5 at home, 7:30 p.m.

 

Ferris vs Glen Rose (Senior Night)

Friday, November 5 at home, 7:00 p.m.

ROYCE CITY – After two first-quarter turnovers—one on Ennis’ first play from scrimmage, and another on the kickoff following Royse City’s first touchdown (a 24-yard touchdown pass from Kenneth Spri

MANSFIELD — Free safety like Ahmaad Moses plucked two interceptions for the second time in his varsity career to help Summit defeat Midlothian 42-21 in District 4-5A Division I matchup Friday night

Opinion

That’s the big news story of the week.

In the richest country in the world, new mothers are not able to find baby formula or are having to stand in line for hours to get it.

The shooting last weekend in Buffalo was a horrific tragedy.

But we can expect that the media will turn it into a political circus.

Lifestyle

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“Morning and the Sun” is the latest song release by local musician and lifelong philanthropist Refel Rushing.

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FAMILY FEATURES – Throughout the warmer months, many backyards play host to a variety of birds, including Hummingbirds.

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EASTER BUNNY BUTT CAKE

 

Nonstick cooking spray

2 eggs, plus 4 egg whites, at room temperature

Obituaries

 Peggy Crofford Mathis

Peggy Crofford Mathis of Midlothian passed away peacefully on Feb. 23, 2022, at the age of 88. Peggy was born on Dec. 21, 1933, in Petty, Texas to Garvin and Maggie Crofford.

Elva Feltus, 68, passed away in Houston, Texas on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022. Elva was born on Feb. 9, 1954 to Louis and Antonia (Cabello) Guerrero. She grew up in Sinton and later moved to Ennis.

Lynn Darling

Robert Lynn Darling, age 71, of Ferris, Texas passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2022, with his family by his side.

Ellis County Press

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