Outrage Over Ellis County's Only Black Elected Official Assigned Office Near Decades-Old Derogatory SignOver an archway, the word “negroes” appears in paint that’s chipped away over time. It marks the spot of a public water fountain Black residents were restricted to using.
Man, Child Burn Alive After Their Car Careens Off Roadway, Crashes Into Storage Facility Adam David Lynch of Waxahachie and a juvenile male were trapped inside the burning car after it crashed into the Spare Room Mini Warehouse.
Shooting At Outdoor Concert In Ellis County Leaves 1 Injured, Suspect On LooseA shooting at an outdoor concert with thousands in attendance in Ellis County Saturday evening left one person injured, authorities said.
North Texas County Judge Calls For All Businesses To Reopen At 100% Capacity: 'We Must Resume Life Now!'A county judge in North Texas has called on Gov. Greg Abbott to reopen all businesses at 100% capacity after the greenlight was given to reopen bars.
Motorcycle And Big Rig Collide In Front Of Elementary School In Ellis CountyIt happened outside Shields Elementary School on Ovilla Road near Hampton Road.
Hurricane Laura Evacuees Safe In North Texas But Face Uncertainty About Returning HomeAlthough Hurricane Laura evacuees are safe in North Texas, many of them face uncertainty about returning to their homes -- or what's left of them.
Evacuees In North Texas Weary, Worried As Hurricane Laura ApproachesEvacuees sought shelter in North Texas as they escape the approach of Hurricane Laura, with some forced to leave loved ones behind.
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.