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Super hopefuls in review

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The Ennis ISD Board of Trustees will meet with its search firm at 6 p.m. tonight to narrow down a list of candidates for the open superintendent position.

Fajita Friday supports Sam Houston

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Sam Houston Elementary is preparing for its second annual “Fajita Friday” fundraising event.

Band’s work continues after UIL season ends

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The Ennis Lions marching band’s season came to an end Saturday at the UIL Area Marching Competition.

Lummus pinches pennies for research

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Students at Jack Lummus Intermediate are pinching pennies for a good cause this week.

Lummus helps Helping Hands

The Jack Lummus Intermediate School Student Council went trick-or-treating for canned goods Monday, reeling in 787 pounds of goods and $25 in cash donations for Helping Hands of Ennis. Judi Hejny, executive director of the nonprofit community agency, called it a blessing, extending thanks to the group for their “awesome support.”

The Jack Lummus Intermediate School Student Council went trick-or-treating for canned goods Monday, reeling in 787 pounds of goods and $25 in cash donations for Helping Hands of Ennis.

Education foundation developing

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A steering committee comprised of members from the Ennis Chamber of Commerce’s Partners in Education committee, Ennis ISD officials and other community volunteers are working to form the district’s first educational foundation.

Grant contest voting opens

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Henry Martinez, Special to the EDN As part of the blitz to promote State Farm’s Celebrate My Drive online contest, Ennis High School will spread the word at two highly anticipated weekend events in Ennis. EHS can win up to $100,000 in grant funds and a Kelly Clarkson concert if it is among the top […]

Handcuffed motorcyclist leads police on chase

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Palmer police chased a handcuffed motorcyclist into Ennis on Saturday night.

Team Impact slideshow

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EHS enters $100,000 contest

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Ennis High School is teaming up with State Farm Insurance agent Jenny Vidrine to vie for a $100,000 grant for the school.

Team Impact shares message with students

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Performers with Team Impact, a group of athletes who perform feats of strength while sending messages of hope, met with students across Ennis ISD on Thursday.

Federal waiver frees funds

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Ennis ISD has one less federal burden to worry about according to Assistant Superintendent Kathy Cikanek.

Ennis students stand out at Fair

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Several members of Ennis ISD’s delegation to the State Fair of Texas took home awards last week, with several more competing this week.

Austin fundraiser set

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A 49-year-old tradition continues from 5 to 7 p.m this Friday at Austin Elementary’s annual chili supper fundraiser.

Palmer ISD eyes $15M in bonds

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Palmer ISD Superintendent Kevin Noack hopes the electorate looks favorably upon the district’s upcoming $15.2 million bond election.

Super search firm hears concerns

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Community members met with the man in charge of finding candidates for Ennis ISD Superintendent on Thursday, giving input on qualities they want to see in a new leader.

Super search forum tonight

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The Ennis ISD administration and Board of Trustees hope the public makes their way to today’s superintendent search meetings held throughout the day.

Catholic school raises funds

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St. Joseph Catholic School, which a number of local students call home, is hosting its biggest fundraiser of the year this weekend.

Chamber leadership urges participation

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Ennis ISD Board President Bramlet Beard spoke on a number of hot-button topics surrounding the school district at Monday’s Chamber of Commerce Awards Luncheon, including the search for a new superintendent of schools.

Travis Elementary shares music at Nacho Night

EDN photo by Nick Todaro / First-graders at Travis Elementary perform musical numbers at the school’s Nacho Night fundraiser on Friday.

Travis Elementary School held its Nacho Night fundraiser on Friday, offering food and musical entertainment to parents, students and visitors.

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