Waxahachie

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Truck Fire Forces Road Closure In Ellis County

A fire in the trailer of an 18-wheeler caused a portion of Interstate-35E to be shut down early Tuesday morning in Ellis County, just south of Waxahachie. Nobody was injured.

10/14/2014

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Sleepy Driver To Blame For Overturned School Bus

The Texas Department of Public Safety now says a school bus driver is to blame crash that hurt several Waxachachie students.

09/16/2014

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Waxahachie Police Officer Shoots Emu To Save Elderly Man

A Waxahachie police officer killed an emu that was running through a residential neighborhood and threatening a 90-year-old man.

09/03/2014

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Kids Hurt In Waxahachie ISD Bus Crash

A bus from the Waxahachie ISD was involved in a rollover crash on Tuesday morning. The bus was carrying students at the time, and several of them reported injuries.

09/02/2014

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Police Search For Trespassers Who Caused Deadly Hit & Run

Police in Waxahachie are baffled by what happened down a dark, dirt road in the Ellis County city. That’s where a man was killed in a hit and run crash. But this wreck happened on his own farm.

CBSDFW.COM–08/08/2014

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Annie’s List Leader Grace Garcia Killed In North Texas Car Crash

Grace Garcia, executive director of the Democratic fundraising group Annie’s List and a former aide to Bill and Hillary Clinton, died in crash on Interstate-35E in Waxahachie. She was 59.

06/03/2014

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Threats, Evacuations Make For Stressful Day At Three Waxahachie Schools

Waxahachie High School and the Ninth Grade Academy were placed under a ‘shelter in place’ mode Wednesday morning after a report that an anonymous threat was received.

05/28/2014

Dane Porter, 20, plays at the Waxahachie High School pep rally in April 2014 (courtesy: jimmiehack YouTube page)

Young Man With Down Syndrome Plays Drums For Big Crowd

A young man with Down Syndrome – but importantly, talent – shined in the spotlight Saturday night.

05/17/2014

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Scarborough Renaissance Festival Opens

The 34th annual Scarborough Renaissance Festival returns to North Texas, running every weekend through Memorial Day. Check out some of the things you can see at the event.

05/08/2014

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Waxahachie Girl Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

A high school women’s basketball player from Waxahachie is celebrating after being named as the latest Wingstop High School Scholar Athlete of the Month.

03/21/2014

Former Ellis County Sheriff Wayne McCollum. (credit: Ellis Co. Sheriff's Office)

Texas’ Oldest Living Former Sheriff Dies

The oldest living former sheriff in Texas has died. Wayne McCollum died Sunday, November 17, 2013.

CBSDFW.COM–11/18/2013

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Police Capture Armed Suspect In Three-City Pursuit

A suspected drunk driver led police on a chase through three cities early Wednesday morning before exiting his vehicle with a handgun and pointing at his head.

10/30/2013

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