Texas' First Freshpet Food Distribution Center Coming To Ennis, Creating 400 JobsThe Ellis County Commissioners Court unanimously approved a 70% 7-year tax abatement agreement with Freshpet.
3 Waxahachie Nursing Home, Rehab Center Residents Who Passed Away Had CoronavirusDSHS also notified the Ellis County Local Health Authority of nine additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19, and ten recoveries.
101 Total Coronavirus Cases Reported In Ellis County, Includes 6 At Health Care FacilityEllis County has reported seven more confirmed cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total to 101 as of Monday morning.
Coronavirus In Texas: Ellis County Records 3rd Death, 79th Case And 12th RecoveryThe patient who died was a 76-year-old woman from Waxahachie.
Coronavirus In Texas: Ellis County Reports 8 New Cases, Bringing Total To 71The new cases include one patient in Ennis, two in Midlothian, two in Red Oak and three in Waxahachie.
Coronavirus In Texas: Ellis County Reports 2nd COVID-19 Death In 88-Year-Old Ennis ResidentThere are currently 32 cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County. This includes 28 active cases, two recoveries and two deaths.
Scarborough Renaissance Festival In Waxahachie Canceled For 1st Time In 40-Year HistoryDue to the continuing outbreak of the coronavirus, the annual Scarborough Renaissance Festival in Waxahachie has been canceled for the first time in its 40-year history.
90-Year-Old Midlothian Resident Is Ellis County's First Coronavirus-Related DeathThe Ellis County Local Health Authority also confirmed one additional case of COVID-19 in Ellis County, bringing the total to 16 cases.
Freshpet To Open New Pet Food Manufacturing Plant In Ennis, Will Create 427 JobsFreshpet, Inc. will be building a new facility in Ennis, which lies in the eastern part of Ellis County, and it's expected to bring about 427 jobs and $264 million in capital investment.
Much Work Remains 1 Month After Tornadoes Tore Through Town, Many Still Waiting On Federal FundingOne month has passed since 10 tornadoes struck nine North Texas cities. But in some locations it looks as if the twisters just hit yesterday.
Ennis City Manager, Police Chief Out After Questions Raised About Police InvestigationsTwo top city leaders are out of their jobs in Ennis after an investigation by special prosecutors raised questions about police investigations in the city.
Justice Of The Peace: 'Toxic Effects Of Hydrogen Sulfide' Killed Phillip 'Ollie' WiedemannHomicide was the manner of death in the case of 6-year-old Phillip Oliver “Ollie” Wiedemann, who was found dead in a Waxahachie parking garage in August.
National Weather Service: 10 Tornadoes Struck North Texas In Sunday Night OutbreakThe National Weather Service confirms a tenth tornado stuck North Texas last weekend.
Dallas Tornado Costliest In State's History At $2 Billion Says Insurance Council Of TexasThe Insurance Council of Texas projects the EF-3 tornado that hit Dallas was one of the costliest in the state's history, with a total loss of about $2 billion.
National Weather Service Confirms 5 More Tornados Hit North Texas Sunday Night, 9 TotalThe National Weather Service has confirmed that five more tornados hit North Texas Sunday night, bringing the total up to nine.