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A king and his court »

Over the past 15 years a roar has come from Ennis, Texas, and it originates on the gridiron. The Lions have truly been the kings of the jungle in football,…

Apr 7 2016 / Comments Off on A king and his court / Read More »

Our View: Expo a great showing by community »

Every year, young kids and teenagers alike from all over the county gather in Waxahachie for the Ellis County Youth Expo. The Expo to some is an important time of…

Apr 2 2016 / Comments Off on Our View: Expo a great showing by community / Read More »

Hometown Living Magazine

Hometown Living Magazine

2016 Ellis County Business & Service Directory

2016 Ellis County Business & Service Directory

Smoke Free Ellis County

Smoke Free Ellis County

One and done for Bi-District softball »

All four playoff teams in District 14 will meet the top four from District 13 on Thursday in the bi-district…

Apr 27 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Ennis clinches tie for 2nd in district, tie-breaker game set for Saturday »

Senior Mason Hopkins closes out the win over Waxahachie on Tuesday in Ennis.

Combined with solid pitching by Emiliano Gomez, clutch-hitting and a masterful piece of base-running by Jacob Honza, Ennis defeated arch-rival…

Apr 27 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Discover Ennis 2016

Discover Ennis 2016

2016 Ellis County Family Guide

2016 Ellis County Family Guide



Doris J. Crow »

Doris J. Crow, 83, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Ennis, Texas Doris was born in Troup, Texas, on September 30, 1932, to…

May 4 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Joy Dell Jones »

The JOY of the Lord “Well done, good and faithful servant, you were faithful….”   Matthew 25:21 Joy was truly the epitome of a life given…

May 4 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Erica Kimberly Anderson »

Erica Kimberly Anderson (nee. Hemsath) was born on May 13, 1976, in Lorain, Ohio. Erica married Gerald Anderson on May 8, 2004. They have two…

May 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Letters to the Editor

To the editor:

To the editor: I would like to know how the article on Angie Juenemann’s DWI became about my husband, Red Sanders. Red had absolutely nothing to do with anything regarding Angie, yet your newspaper and others…

Mar 25 2016 / Read More »

Mayor’s pub position not outside mainstream

To the editor: I was disappointed to observe that in its Tuesday issue the Ennis Daily News chose to sensationalize Monday’s City Commission discussion of proposals that would permit the opening of a clean neighborhood pub…

Mar 24 2016 / Read More »

Appreciates, supports Holley

To the Editor: By the standards of most Ennis residents, I am considered a newcomer with about 10 years of living in the city and buying two homes. But I have been in Ennis long enough…

Mar 16 2016 / Read More »
Lifestyles EDN Photo / Justin Tubbs

Josh Kirkpatrick has developed a relationship with Bobby Wilson, right, centered around riding horses at Campfire Creek outside Waxahachie.

Man with cerebral palsy makes it by with horse

For 30-year-old Josh Kirkpatrick and his parents, life has never been easy. Kirkpatrick was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at birth after his umbilical cord was wrapped around his neck. For the past 30 year, Josh has…

Apr 30 2016 / Read More »
Jimmie and Betty Oates

From trash to treasure… Couple finds renewal in recycling

If the best things in life are free, Jimmie Oates is a very gracious man. Along with his wife, Betty, they have turned free into profit and profit into free. The couple is from Ennis; Jimmie,…

Apr 27 2016 / Read More »

Local author has book signing Saturday

Ennis resident and author Sandra Wakefield will be on hand for two hours, starting at 10 a.m., to sign copies of her latest book, The Esther Effect, on Saturday at the Wildflower Cafe on West Knox…

Apr 8 2016 / Read More »

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