The Ennis Knights of Columbus Council 1353 will be hosting a Free Throw Championship contest at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, at the Ennis High School gymnasium for boys and girls ages 10-14. Registration begins at 2 p.m. A parent is required to accompany the participants, and proof of age (like a birth certificate) for […]
Members of the KJT will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12 to elect delegates to the convention to be held July in Houston. For more information, call 972-875-5443.
Griefshare will begin its new year Jan. 8 at First United Methodist Church at 300 N. Sherman St. Meetings run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information, call 972-875-7491.
The Ennis ISD School Board plans to welcome the district’s new superintendent at a public reception scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Jan. 6 at the Ennis National Bank Event Center. The board will meet at 6 p.m. to officially name John Chapman as the new Ennis ISD Superintendent.
The offices of the city of Ennis will be closed for the New Year’s holiday on Jan. 1. Garbage collection routes will not run that day. Regular office hours and regular garbage collection will resume Jan. 2.
The Ennis Daily News will print one edition for Dec. 31 and Jan. 1, 2014 that will be distributed Tuesday. The office will be closed for the holiday Wednesday and will reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday.
The Sunbeam Club will begin a new year of great fellowship and the sharing of railroad memories on Tuesday, Jan. 7. The whistle will blow at 11:30 a.m. for railroaders, their families and friends and anyone else who loves a train at the Ennis IHOP.
The offices of the Ennis Daily News will close at noon Tuesday, Dec. 24 in observance of Christmas, and reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 26. The newspaper will print one edition for Tuesday and Wednesday.
The offices of the city of Ennis will be closed for the Christmas holiday Dec. 24 and Dec. 25. Garbage collection results will not run either day. Regular office hours and regular garbage collection will resume Dec. 26. The city’s offices and trash pickup will close New Year’ Day on Jan. 1, 2014. Operations will […]
My Favorite Christmas closes at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Theatre Rocks! in Ennis. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $12 for seniors or students. Call 972-878-5126 or visit www.theatrerocks.com to learn more.
Sterling House of Ennis will host its annual Parade of Trees and Door Wreaths again this year. The trees and wreaths will be on display through the holidays and will be auctioned off silently up until the week of Christmas. Proceeds will benefit the Ennis Boys and Girls Club. A special evening event at 7 […]
My Favorite Christmas, the latest production of Theatre Rocks! in Ennis, continues at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Dec. 21, with a 2:30 p.m. Sunday matinee set Dec. 22. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $12 for seniors or students. Call 972-878-5126 or visit www.theatrerocks.com for more information.
Tammy Koch will take pet pictures with Santa Claus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Bluebonnet City Veterinary Clinic, located at 215 SW. Main St. in Ennis. Photos cost $5 and proceeds will benefit Tails of Hope Pet Rescue.
The Boys and Girls Club of Ennis will be collecting toys for children in need from now until Dec. 20. Toys can be dropped off from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Club’s location at 1211 South Clay Street. For more information, call Quentin Holloman at 214-723-2666.
My Favorite Christmas, the latest production of the Theatre Rocks! playhouse in Ennis, continues at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Dec. 21, with a 2:30 p.m. Sunday matinee set Dec. 22. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $12 for seniors or students. Call 972-878-5126 or visit www.theatrerocks.com for more information.
The Blessing Center at 1700 N. Kaufman St. will host Cool Jamz Nation from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays featuring homework help, fun and games and a hot meal. For more information, call 972-875-1118 or email w…@sbcglobal.net.
The Christian Women’s Connection of Ellis County will host their monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18. The speaker will be small business owner, nurse and college professor Jeanette Swahn. The cost is $13. RSVP by Dec. 15 by calling Margaret at 972-825-3559 or emailing pmes…@yahoo.com, or by calling Barb at 214-463-5064 or emailing […]
Baylor Baptist Church’s Living Christmas Tree Choir will present “All Is Well” from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. Tickets not required. Arrive early to get the best seating. Pre-concert music and Puppets of Praise presentation begins 10 minutes before the hour.
The Give a Kid a Chance Christmas celebration this year will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 at San Jacinto Auditorium. The event features holiday dance and vocal performances by GO Academy and New Hope church. There will be “Photos with Santa”, face painting, book nook and other kid and family friendly […]
The 12th Annual Martin Luther King Oratorical, Poetry and Art Contest is open to all EISD students in grades K-12. Students can compete for awards and scholarships. The event will be at 7 p.m. Jan. 16, 2014 at San Jacinto Auditorium. For more information, call Mary Dowell at 469-387-4051 or email uitc…@gmail.com.