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Archive for: June, 2013

Fellia Houston

Funeral services for Fellia Houston are pending with Ray-Thomas Funeral Home in Ennis.

Jane Rhodes

Jane Rhodes, 79, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Services are pending with J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com

Farris “Fuzz” Cook Griffith

Farris “Fuzz” Cook Griffith, age 95, passed away on June 21, 2013 in Ennis. He was born on May 24, 1918 to George Calvin and Mary Louise (Perkins) Griffith. He was a long time resident of Britton, Texas. He is survived by two sons, Jimmy Dale Griffith and partner Carol Bevan of Junction City, KS […]

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Rangers beat Cardinals 2-1, sweep 3-game series

ST. LOUIS (AP) — For the Texas Rangers, it was well-worth the wait — again. Ian Kinsler singled in the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning after the Rangers knocked 10-game winner Adam Wainwright out of the game, and Texas completed a soggy, three-game sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals with a 2-1 victory Sunday night. “It says a lot when […]

Police again search home of Patriots’ Hernandez

NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — State police officers and dogs are searching the home of New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez as they investigate the killing of a semi-pro football player whose body was found nearby. Saturday’s search of Hernandez’s sprawling home in North Attleboro involved several officers, including one with a crowbar, and […]

Eateries plan rebuilding

Two restaurants shuttered by the May 16 tornado are coming back.

Shooting suspect indicted

The suspect in a March shooting that landed an Ennis man in critical condition has been indicted by an Ellis County grand jury.

Helping Hands marks 25

Helping Hands of Ennis started 25 years ago in the small Optimist building near the city pool.

PTL Construction claims first 8U championship

PTL Construction (9-7) and Sign Plex (11-6) battled Friday night for the 8U Softball League championship. SP defeated PTL 12-1 in game one to force a tie-breaker game shortly afterward. PTL turned the tables on SP with a 10-5 victory to walk away with the championship.

City of Ennis jumps into action

Seeing the city jump into action when the public becomes exposed to potential health risks is reassuring. While the jury is still out on how much negative impact airborne insecticide used to control the mosquito population truly has, the city has to go with the science, so to speak, on spraying’s effectiveness in performing its […]

PetSmart boosts sheriff’s office

The Ellis County Sheriff’s Office has been named the recipient of a $4,000 grant made possible through PetSmart’s community outreach initiative.

Virginia Estelle Jones

Virginia Estelle Jones, 89, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Friday, June 21, 2013. Services are pending with J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com

Court set to consider housing ICE detainees

The Ellis County Commissioners Court will discuss whether to house ICE detainees in the Wayne McCollum Detention Center at their 3 p.m. Monday meeting.

Farris Griffith

Farris Griffith, age 95, of Ennis, passed away Friday night, June 21, 2013 at Odd Fellow And Rebekah Nursing Home in Ennis. Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Ennis.

Unemployment stays under state average

The Ellis County unemployment rate hopped back over 6 percent in May after a dip to 5.9 percent in April.

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Sheriff’s reports

Date: June 18th, 2013

Mosquito spraying on tap

Mosquito spraying will begin Tuesday for the 2013 season in Ennis, City Manager Steve Howerton said Thursday.

I-45 crash stirs chemical fears

Authorities said a crash involving a work convoy truck and an 18-wheeler sent one driver to the hospital in critical condition Thursday afternoon, closing I-45 for several hours in Navarro County on chemical concerns.

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