Ennis Ford Perfect Drive Give Away
Ennis Daily News




Getting worked up »

As a freshman in high school, I’ll never forget a summer spent in East Texas. I was a lean kid, long on laughing and short on physical labor. Living in…

Feb 11 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

What are we turning into? »

There’s an old joke I heard that was told about an Old Testament story. Perhaps you are familiar with the Genesis 19 tale of Lot and his family fleeing the…

Feb 4 2017 / Comments Off on What are we turning into? / Read More »

2016 medical directory

2016 medical directory

Discover Ennis

Discover Ennis

2017 Ellis County Business & Service Directory

2017 Ellis County Business & Service Directory

National Polka Fest Magazine

National Polka Fest Magazine

Smoke Free Ellis County

Smoke Free Ellis County

Athlete of the Week: Kiara Glenn »

The 5’6 senior, shown in action at Waco Midway, capped her career on Friday during the Lady Lions 62-52 loss…

Feb 18 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Lantern Fest plans return to Ennis »

Lantern Fest is planning a return to the Texas Motorplex March 4, with live music, food, and activities for the…

Feb 15 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

2016 Ellis County Family Guide

2016 Ellis County Family Guide



Alta Mae Bates »

Alta Mae Bates passed away with her family by her side on Monday, February 13, 2017 in Mansfield, Texas. Alta was born in Alma, Texas…

Feb 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Tyler Jordan Slovak »

Tyler Jordan Slovak, 25, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 in Ennis, Texas. Tyler was born July 8, 1991 to John Justin Slovak and…

Feb 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

James R. “Buddy” Fincher »

James R. “Buddy” Fincher, 77, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Sunday, February 12, 2017. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from…

Feb 17 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
State news

Report: Texas nursing homes ‘shamefully poor’

A report recently released by AARP reveals Texas nursing homes are among the worst in the country, having been handed 454 violations of the highest severity level, and 312 violations at the second highest level. Get…

Feb 1 2017 / Read More »

Ennis pastor, teacher asked to pray at state senate

Booker T. Washington, pastor of Ennis’ Church Without Measure and teacher at Ennis High School, will open the 85th Texas Legislature in Austin on Feb. 7. with prayer. Find the details on this story and more…

Jan 31 2017 / Read More »

U.S. Rep. Barton hosts Taiwanese president in Houston

Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) hosted Tsai Ing-wen, president of teh Republic of China (Taiwan) in Houston Saturday. Find the details on this story and more in Tuesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Become a subscriber…

Jan 10 2017 / Read More »
Community calendar

1-20-5 Fest coming up Saturday

Click on the image to enlarge.…

Sep 26 2016 / Read More »
Letters to the Editor

Wondering about Ennis candidates

Letter to the Editor, I WONDER.  I wonder about several articles and letters to the editor that have been published in the last month or so.  Many have voiced their opinion about how wonderful one person…

May 5 2016 / Read More »

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 »

Group hosts meeting to build support for Ugandan aid

A group in support of aid to Uganda will host an informational dinner at the K.C. Hall at 6 p.m.Thursday March 2. Get the full story in Friday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News… Support local…

Feb 17 2017 / Read More »

Love in the air at Theatre Rocks!

Love is in the air over at Theatre Rocks! with the opening of a new romantic comedy last weekend. Find this story and more in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News……

Feb 16 2017 / Read More »

Raise the curtain: EPT preps for sold-out opening

When the curtain opens Friday night, it will not only usher in a new era for Ennis Public Theatre but it will christen a new performing arts venue for downtown. Read all about it in Wednesday’s…

Feb 15 2017 / Read More »
National news

Last man on the moon, astronaut Gene Cernan dies at 82

Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last person to walk on the moon who returned to Earth with a message of “peace and hope for all mankind,” died on Monday in Texas following ongoing heath issues, his…

Jan 16 2017 / Read More »

The big top comes down: Ringling Bros. circus is closing

ELLENTON, Fla. (AP) — After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on “The Greatest Show on Earth.” The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus told The Associated Press that the show…

Jan 15 2017 / Read More »

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google
Log in


Copyright: All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of Ennis Daily News content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Ennis Daily News. Ennis Daily News and its logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Ellis County Newspapers, Inc.

© Ellis County Newspapers, Inc. 2017