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Harrell hired at SAGU

Former Ennis High School football coach Sam Harrell is the new Offensive Coordinator at Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie. Find this story and more in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

EISD Extols Top Two Teachers

Ennis ISD superintendent John Chapman announced two Teachers of the Year this week in Alicia Baggett and Sandra Noblett, both of whom are now in contention for regional and state recognition. Find this story and more in Friday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Noel places seventh at state

Senior Alyssa Noel, who was the ninth and final Regional qualifier to earn entry at the State Track & Field Championships, finished seventh in the 800 meter run on Friday in Austin. Find this story and more in Sunday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Ennis teachers get free supplies donated

Teachers at three Ennis schools were thrilled to learn they’d be getting new classroom supplies all for free, supplied by World Vision, a Christian humanitarian organization that, as part of its various services, gives free supplies to educators in low-income neighborhoods. Find this story and more in Thursday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be […]

State of the District speech positive

Optimism reigned when Ennis ISD Superintendent John Chapman shared a “State of the District” message to a crowd of 80 at the spring luncheon of the Chamber of Commerce on Friday. Find this story and more in Sunday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Ennis ISD introduces new police chief

Ennis Independent School District introduced new Police Chief Jeremy Scruggs last Tuesday at its public meeting with the Board of Trustees. Scruggs began two weeks ago at the post, which covers the 11 campus community. Prior to EISD, Scruggs, 37, was the assistant police chief at Corsicana ISD. He was on that ten person staff […]

Local teen can see more clearly with new tech

When Lexi Rendon was just an infant, her parents, Alex and Dena, received news no parent ever wants to hear. She was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, a rare, sometimes-deadly form of childhood cancer that rapidly develops from the immature cells of a retina. Lexi survived, her parents making the decision to have Lexi’s left eye, and […]

A magical day: EHS hosts first special needs prom

Their teachers said they have been counting down the days, with reminders of the time remaining before the first annual Ennis High School Special Needs Prom dominating discussion among the learning in functional environments (L.I.F.E.) students at EHS. Find this story and more in Sunday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Support local news, subscribe […]

Waxahachie coach resigns amid student injury probe

A Waxahachie football coach has resigned amid an internal investigation by WISD into alleged actions by Evan Brady that led to the injury of a student. Get more on this story in Fridays’ edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Local realtors offer scholarships for third year

Citing their belief in giving back to the community, City Real Estate, with offices based in Ennis, Waxahachie, Red Oak and Corsicana, have announced an additional $1,500 scholarship being offered to high school seniors. Get this story and more in Friday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Subscribe today!

Ennis FFA competes in Houston Livestock Show

Ennis FFA is well-represented at this weekend’s annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, with nine members showing cattle against exhibitors from across Texas including a field of 450 in the Scramble Heifer competition. Find this story and more in Sunday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Glimpse of the future: Showcase displays best of EISD

Hundreds of area students, including some wide-eyed youngsters from elementary schools, got a close-up view of what awaits them in the coming years during the EISD’s Showcase event Thursday. Find this story and more in Friday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Become a subscriber today!

EISD board approves bond deal to save $13-$15 million

The Ennis ISD Board of Trustees approved a move related to the schoo bonds program this is expected to save the district between $13-$15 million in the next few years. Find this story and more in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Ennis High to host prom for special needs students

Thanks to the work of some Ennis visionaries and volunteers, Ennis ISD will host its first-ever Special Needs Prom Friday, March 24. This inaugural dinner and dance will be for about 20 high school students. Get the full story in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Support local news, subscribe today!

EISD slates ‘Showcase’ for Thursday evening

For the fourth straight year the Ennis school district will host an all-encompassing, open house called the Showcase on Thursday, March 9. Marketing the best of Ennis schools, the special free event is open to the public and runs from 5:30-8 p.m. and meets at one location: the Ensign Road side of Ennis High School. […]

New video features prominent Ennis alumni to promote reading

Some prominent Ennis High School alumni were featured in a video released by the EISD Thursday celebrating “Read Across America.” Get the full story in Friday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be in the know, subscribe today!

Scholarships started in Boston’s name

Kelly Boston’s legacy of giving will continue in the form of college or trade school scholarships for Ennis High School students, according to his wife Penny. Get this story and more in Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News. Be in the know, subscribe today!

Ennis students to ‘Read Across America’ Thursday

One of the Three R’s will be the focus of an EISD event Thursday to promote the value of reading. Pick up Wednesday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News to find this story and more… Support local news, subscribe today!

Bowie Elementary celebrates 30 years

James Bowie Elementary School will honor 30 years of making a difference in the lives of children during a reception Friday, March 3. Find this story and more in Sunday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News… Be informed, become a subscriber today!

Special escort: Eight-year-old makes triumphant return to school

Ten days after surviving a scary multi-vehicle pileup on I-45, 8-year-old John Zabojnik received a hero’s welcome upon returning to his school in north Ennis. Get the details on this story and more in Sunday’s edition of The Ennis Daily News…

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