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Ennis Historical Society plans two holiday events

The Ennis Historical Society will host two events during the Christmas holidays. The group’s Christmas Party is set at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6 at Wildflower Café. It is open to all, and more information is available at www.ennishistoricalsociety.org. Guests can bring children, and plans including caroling outside, weather permitting. The organization will also host […]

Ennis Retired School Personnel host annual luncheon

The Ennis Retired School Personnel Association will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 at the St. Thomas Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall for their annual soup and cornbread luncheon. Members are reminded to bring a dozen of their favorite cookies gift-wrapped for playing Bingo for Cookies. Also remember to bring a Christmas stocking filled with […]

‘My Favorite Christmas’ opens Thursday

My Favorite Christmas, the latest production of the Theatre Rocks! playhouse in Ennis, opens at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5. It 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 972-878-7529 or visit www.theatrerocks.com for […]

EHS class of 2004 sponsoring Goff family benefit

The Ennis High School class of 2004 has sponsored a benefit account for the Goff family at Prosperity Bank in Ennis. Donations can be made at any Prosperity Bank. For more information, call Jenna Hartley at 972-589-2552.

Senior Angels in Angel Tree

Senior Angels will be in the Angel Tree at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral homes in Waxahachie and Ennis. The proceeds benefit Ellis County seniors. Senior angels will be available now through Dec. 3. For more information, call 972-878-2211.

Parade of Lights signups continuing

The Ennis Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for parade floats for the annual Christmas Parade of Lights on Dec. 5. The deadline for entry is Nov. 27. The parade will start on Clay Street and proceed south to Ennis Avenue, turning east onto Ennis Avenue to West Main and turning north. Line up starts […]

Goff family benefit set up

The Ennis High School class of 2004 has sponsored a benefit account for the Goff family at Prosperity Bank in Ennis. Donations can be made at any Prosperity Bank. For more information, call Jenna Hartley at 972-589-2552.

Parade apps due Nov. 22

The Ennis Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for parade floats for the annual Christmas Parade of Lights on Dec. 5. The deadline for entry is Nov. 22. The parade will start on Clay Street and proceed south to Ennis Avenue, turning east onto Ennis Avenue to West Main and turning north. Line up starts […]

Library’s Teen Movie Nite set

The Ennis Public Library will be hosting a Teen Movie Nite on Thursday, Nov. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m. Teens in seventh to 12th grades are invited to come to the library for the movie showing. There will be fun, food, and door prizes. This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the […]

Palmer ISD hosting Bulldog Dash

Palmer ISD will host the Bulldog Dash 5K and 1 mile fun run/walk on Nov. 23 at the Palmer High School Football Stadium. The 5K and 1 mile run/walk will begin at 10:00 am. Proceeds will benefit members of the Palmer ISD family battling cancer this year: Ella Michael, Patti Koym, and Tracy Johnson. Proceeds […]

FUMC offering a Greifshare program

First United Methodist Church will offer a Griefshare program on “Surviving the Holidays” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 23. The event is aimed at helping those facing the fast-approaching holidays after the death of a loved one, providing a place to help with the jumble of emotions yet to be sorted out and […]

Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race at Motorplex

Texas Motorplex will host the Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race starting at 9 a.m. Nov. 9. Parking is $10 for participants and free for spectators. For more information visit www.ruggedmaniac.com.

Christmas Bazaar at SPJST nears

The SPJST will hold a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 9. Booths are available. For more information call 972-989-1785.

Musical planned in Waxahachie

The 10th annual Waxahachie Veterans Weekend is set for Nov. 8-10 at the Waxahachie Civic Center. Events will include the annual Veterans Day ceremony, as well as re-enactments, music, vendors and other veterans-related activities. For more information, visit the Waxahachie Veterans Facebook page.

‘True West’ continues

The Theatre Rocks! production of Sam Shepard’s True West continues Friday evening at 505 NW. Main St. in Ennis. The city’s new theater has three shows remaining on its schedule at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25-26, with a 2:30 p.m. matinee Oct. 27. To purchase tickets, call 972-878-5126 or visit www.theatrerocks.com.

Submit your recipes for Harvest Time

The Ennis Daily News is compiling recipes for its Harvest Time Cookbook set to publish during the Thanksgiving holiday. Write-ups, photos and recipe credits can be submitted via email to edi…@ennisdailynews.com. For more information, call 972-875-3801.

Veteran photos wanted at EDN

The Ennis Daily News is accepting new submissions of photos and information about local military service personnel for its annual Veterans Day special edition. The deadline for submissions is Nov. 4. Digital photos are requested, but hard copies with name and phone number included on the back can be dropped off at 213 N. Dallas […]

Historical Society to gather

The Ennis Historical Society will host its fall membership meeting at 5 p.m. Oct. 19 at 108 B W. Ennis Ave. The meeting will feature updates on Joyce Lindauer’s recent renovation projects, the new mural downtown, planned programs and the organization’s new website. Wine, cheese and light hors d’oeuvres will be available.

Reunions on tap

The EHS Class of 1963 will hold its 50th reunion the weekend of Oct. 18-19.  For more information, call Neva at 972-921-4743, James at 972-977-4697 or Jessie at 214-641-0256. The EHS Class of 1953 will meet at 11 a.m. Oct. 19 at Don Jose’s Restaurant for lunch and fellowship. For more information or to RSVP, […]

Dance starts at 10 p.m.

Ennis High School will host its annual homecoming dance starting at 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18 in the Bardwell Commons. For more information, call 972-872-3500.    

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