ellis county

Victims Of Ellis Co. Head On Crash IdentifiedFirst responders are on the scene of a fiery crash in Ellis County. Officials say a head-on crash between a vehicle and an 18-wheeler happened on FM 1446.
Families Return Home After Waxahachie BlastFamilies in Waxahachie were allowed back into their homes on Tuesday afternoon, more than one day after a house explosion forced evacuations in the their neighborhood.
Homes Still Evacuated After Waxahachie BlastA portion of one Ellis County neighborhood remains empty on Tuesday morning after families were forced to evacuate Monday due to a house explosion.
No Charges Against Coach For Punishing Students With 'Bear Crawl'An Ellis County coach was under fire from some parents this week for an in-school punishment, but investigators found she did not commit any crime.
Police Chase Ends In Deadly Crash On I-45Investigators now say it isn't clear if it was the motorcycle or just the license plate that was stolen.
I-45 NB South Of Palmer Back Open After Deadly Motorcycle CrashThe Ellis County Sheriff's Office says a deputy tried to pull over the rider of a stolen motorcycle when that rider took off.
Seven Ellis County Firefighters & Woman Indicted In Sex Assault CaseThe former members of Emergency Service District 6 are facing charges of aggravated sexual assault, attempted sexual assault and tampering with a witness for a hazing incident that happened in January.
Coffey In More Hot WaterFormer Maypearl Police faces two additional sex charges.
SPCA Takes Custody of Seven Cruelly Treated Animals from Ellis CountyBefore a custody hearing Tuesday an agreement was reached for the animal owner to relinquish ownership of the seven animals to the SPCA of Texas.
Former Maypearl Police Chief Facing More Child Sex, Indecency ChargesThe State expects additional warrants for sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child to be issued for conduct alleged to have occurred approximately 15 years ago.
Maypearl City Council Says They Can't Terminate Former PD ChiefThe Maypearl City Council held a special session on Saturday to talk about what action, if any, they could take against former police Chief Kevin Coffey.
Ellis County Investigators Looking For More Alleged Victims Of Former Police ChiefCoffey remains in jail on $350,000 bond on four felony sex charges involving the girl.