Emergency crews have responded to an explosion at a chemical plant in Ellis County.
A Dallas police officer has been killed in an off-duty motorcycle crash. Wednesday DPD officials confirmed that Senior Corporal David Myers was killed in a motorcycle accident in Ellis County.
It has been 20 years since Robbie Jean Biggar and her 2-year-old grandson, Kasey, vanished from her North Texas home.
Authorities in Ellis County are searching for a 16-year-old girl who is thought to have been abducted. Officials believe that she could be in grave and immediate danger.
The oldest living former sheriff in Texas has died. Wayne McCollum died Sunday, November 17, 2013.
A mother and her two sons were murdered at a birthday party in the small Ellis County town of Bardwell Saturday night.
Hundreds of families in Milford still cannot return to their homes on Friday after a pipeline explosion on Thursday forced an evacuation of the entire North Texas city.
Five different law enforcement agencies are looking for one man suspected in a string of burglaries.
An Ellis County jury has convicted a 52-year-old man of sexual assault of a child. On Thursday the jury sentenced Archie Lee Becks to 60 years in prison for assaulting a 13-year-old girl.
A man accused of driving drunk when his vehicle slammed into a police cruiser has been convicted of intoxication manslaughter in the death of a Waxahachie officer.
North Texas prosecutors claimed a woman was an animal abuser and hoarder, a jury agreed and now she’s headed to jail. An Ellis County jury found Michelle Lorraine Lehman guilty on nine counts of animal cruelty.
An Ellis County jury sentenced Ryan Keith Mason, 41, of Italy, to 68 years in prison Friday after he was convicted of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.