There’s a number of people in Ennis who contribute to the improvement of this community. It would be unfair to try to name them all or even what all of them contribute. From money to time to advice, so many people work tirelessly to make Ennis a better place. Many of us don’t even realize […]
The October production by the Ennis Public Theatre, Leading Ladies, will be holding auditions on two dates for eight roles, five of them played by men.
With the Greater Ennis United Way 2014 campaign gearing up, this year’s video is now online and available for viewing on The Ennis Daily News website located at www.ennisdailynews.com/videos/GEUW2014/ and GEUW facebook page.
It never fails with Phil Banker and those who love to take cursory searches and believe their hastily derived interpretations to be settled absolutes. Just as long as their emotions are satiated, they’re good to go on the warpath against reason. “You never want a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by […]
On behalf of the employee owners at Polyguard, we would like to thank Ennis State Bank for being a valuable partner and looking out for our financial security. The personal attention they give us as a customer is why we trust them with all of our banking needs. Polyguard was recently the target of a […]
An Ennis family is seeking the public’s help in finding missing 15-year-old Daisy Gamino.
The Greater Ennis United Way has a goal of raising $325,000 this year. Click the video below to learn more.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dumb Starbucks is coming back, but only on TV. The comic who came up with the fake-store concept will discuss its origins and aftermath on next Tuesday’s episode of Comedy Central’s “Nathan for You.” Star Nathan Fielder opened the Dumb Starbucks coffee shop in a Los Angeles strip mall in February. […]
JERUSALEM (AP) — A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed near Israel’s main airport Tuesday, wounding one Israeli and prompting all U.S. and some European and Canadian airlines to cancel flights to Tel Aviv — a reflection of high anxiety over air travel after the downing of a Malaysian jet over Ukraine. It was […]
The start of the new school year at Ennis Junior High begins on Aug. 25. It can’t get here quick enough for new principal Ryan McCabe.
The Ennis City Commission voted 6-1 to establish a Crime Control and Prevention District on Monday night.
Joseph W. Spaniel, 82, died peacefully after a lengthy illness surrounded by his family in Dallas, Texas on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Joe was born in Ennis, Texas on December 19, 1931 to Joseph L. and Agnes (Vrana) Spaniel. He graduated from St. John High School after which time he served as a corporal in […]
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is due back in court for a status hearing in his Massachusetts murder case. Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to killing semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd. Lloyd’s body was found in June 2013 near Hernandez’s North Attleborough home. Lloyd, of Boston, was dating […]
BOSTON (AP) — The conviction of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for impeding the investigation into the bombings has his lawyers wondering if anyone else who faces charges connected to the 2013 attack stands a chance of acquittal. A federal jury on Monday found Azamat Tazhayakov guilty of obstruction of justice […]
WEST FRANKFORT, Ill. (AP) — Police investigating the theft of clothing and jewelry from a southern Illinois boutique say they arrested a woman after she posted Facebook photos of herself wearing one of the stolen items. WSIL-TV reports that police arrested 27-year-old Danielle Saxton, of West Frankfort, earlier this month on misdemeanor retail theft charges. […]
HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the British Open to capture the third leg of the career Grand Slam. McIlroy led by six shots going into the final round and never let anyone closer than two shots. He closed with a 1-under 71 for a two-shot victory over Sergio […]
Police Chief John Erisman said there’s not much more the Ennis Police Department can do to make U.S. Highway 287 safe after two crashes occurred within four minutes of each other on Thursday.