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ELLIS COUNTY – The Texas Division of Emergency Management Disaster Recovery Task Force is asking all residents in Ellis County for help in their intent to collect damage assessment from last week’s

Brooks Williams

FERRIS – Ferris City Manager, Brooks Williams said late last week that, “People are tired of politics. They want results.”

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OVILLA – Ovilla Mayor Richard Dormier said Monday he couldn’t say enough good things about the city’s first responders.


WR Triston Edwards (13) splits defenders and runs up field after catching a pass from Joshua Erving (2). Photo by Steve Patterson / Moving Pictures.

After a tough loss on the road to Colleyville-Heritage last week, the Hawks bounced back with a 46-35 win over District rival Midlothian HS, in what may have been the Hawks best all-around team per

MANSFIELD – Brandon Hawkins Jr. scored two touchdowns and accounted for 220 total yards to lead Waxahachie over Mansfield 21-7 and into the playoffs.

Wilmer-Hutchins will face defending state runner-up Waco La Vega (8-2) next week at a date and site to be determined.


KF – Derek Clamon 3 run (Andres Gallegos kick).


Oliver North

We heard him say it hundreds of times, as did many of you: “Talent on loan from God.” Some of Rush’s Limbaugh’s detractors liked to claim the statement was haughty.

John Daniel Davidson

Perhaps Democrats could have picked a worse time to unveil their expansive immigration bill that would grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants, but not much worse.


Crunchy Buffalo Baked Veal Cutlet Sandwiches


Prep time: 15 minutesCook time: 20 minutesServings: 4


Barbecue Ranch Breaded Chicken Tacos

FAMILY FEATURES – Part of the fun of family meals is finding inspiration in the variety of dinner ideas you can create together.

California-Style Cheesy Enchilada Casserole

FAMILY FEATURES – As families across the country transition back into more normal routines this fall with work, school – whether virtual or in-person – and calendars jam-packed with commitments, it


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Curtis Wayne Maness of Ferris, Texas (63) passed away at home on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021.  

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Gordon Edwards was born on Dec. 16, 1942 in San Diego, Calif. to James and Ruth Edwards. 

Arthur Young (A.Y.) Mohundro, Jr.

Arthur Young Mohundro, Jr. (A.Y.), age 96 of Ferris, Texas, passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 9, 2020 with his family by his side.

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