Helen Frances Zmolek, 89, passed away in Ennis, Texas, on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. Helen was born on Jan. 17, 1926, in Ennis. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Stefanie (Zabojnik) Dolezalik. Helen grew up in Ennis and graduated from St. John High School. On Jan. 31, 1948, she married Bob R. […]
Dennis F. Miller, 87, passed away in Dallas, Texas, on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. Dennis was born in Blossom, Texas, on Feb. 10, 1927, to Richard and Ida (Lane) Miller. He grew up in Blossom and graduated from Blossom High School. In 1953 he married Billie Gay Hillger and they made their home in Garland […]
Christopher Alan Davis, 53, of Abilene, Texas, passed away on Jan. 14, 2015. Chris, brother of Bruce Davis of Palmer, was killed near Odessa while transporting prisoners from the Middleton Unit in Abilene. Survivors include his wife, Donna, of Abilene; brother Bruce and his wife Barbara Davis of Palmer; and his parents, Irving Perry and […]
Funeral services for Mr. Carl E. Leaks who passed away Jan. 17, 2015, at Ennis Regional Medical Center in Ennis, will be held Saturday, Jan. 24, at 11 a.m. at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 704 N. Ripley in Ennis. Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 23, from 6 to 8 p.m. at New Hope Missionary […]
Larry Don Little passed away Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, at his home in Richardson. He was born Oct. 25, 1952, in Corsicana, Texas, to Wanda and Jimmie Little of Chatfield, Texas. He attended Ennis High School where he played football and graduated in 1971. He went on to earn a degree in Landscape Architecture from […]
After a banner year in 2014, the Texas Motorplex is gearing up for a repeat performance in Ennis.
On Sunday, as part of its MLK Day celebrations, Unity in the Community presented the Lovie Boyd Community Service Award to Give-A-Kid-A-Chance director Marty Nelson and his wife Jennifer.
National and area media outlets have been buzzing over the past 24 hours with reports that Waxahachie Independent School District will hire former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Jon Kitna as head coach of the Indians football team.
Jon Kitna, former NFL quarterback for the Lions and Cowboys, will be named as the next Waxahachie High School head football coach, sources say.
Economic development projects, a federal grant application, and the appointment of a municipal court judge all received the go-ahead from the Ennis City Commission during its regular meeting at City Hall Tuesday evening.
Helen F. Zmolek, 88, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in Ennis, Texas. Services are pending with J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com
Theodore “Ted” H. Wagner, 101, left this earthly home peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, for his new home in Heaven. Visitation will be on Thursday, Jan. 22, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the J.E. Keever Mortuary of Ennis. A Celebration of his life will take place on Friday, Jan. 23, at 2 […]
Dennis Franklin Miller, 87, left his post at the VA Hospital in Dallas, Texas, on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, for his new assignment in Heaven. Services are pending with J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com
Mark Allen, of Dawson, Texas, 59, died Jan. 19, 2015. Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of Eternal Rest Funeral Home of Ennis, 215 N. Dallas, Ennis, Texas, 972-875-2393.
Confetti filled the air and lined the streets Saturday during the city’s state champions parade and rally in downtown Ennis.