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Laticia Ward

Laticia Renee Ward, 36, passed away in Dallas, Texas on Friday, June 27, 2014. Laticia was born in Ennis, Texas on November 25, 1977 to Laura Margaret Ward. She grew up in Ellis County and graduated from Ennis High School. She loved animals, especially her dogs and horses. Her nieces were the light of her […]

Morris Riggins

Morris Riggins, 69 passed away on June 27, 2014. Funeral services are pending with Eternal Rest Funeral Home of Ennis, 215 N. Dallas St., 972-875-2393.

LaVerne F. Skrivanek

LaVerne F. Skrivanek, 77, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. LaVerne was born in Malone, Texas on July 15, 1936 to Paul John and Olga Sofe (Muesse) Manske. She grew up in Malone, Texas and graduated from Bynum High School in 1954. She moved to Ennis in 1954. She worked for […]

Commissioners, trustees meet Thursday

The Ennis City Commission and Ennis ISD Board of Trustees expressed a common desire for continued cooperation Thursday at a rare joint meeting at the Ennis State Bank Event Center.

Fireworks, festivals on tap for area

Selecting from a menu of July 4 celebrations around the Metroplex will provide many events over the next two weekends. Red Oak, Corsicana, Waxahachie and Athens offer a full-range of activities for children through adults, each including a fireworks show.

Ennis makes Top 30 Pinterest list

The Ennis Bluebonnet Festival was counted among the Eiffel Tower in France, Big Ben in England and Yosemite National Park in Pinterest’s Top 30 “most pinned” travel destinations.

Libertarian seeks Ellis County support

Mark Warde, editor@ennisdailynews.com Traveling across the state of Texas in a campaign bus, Libertarian Kathie Glass is running for Texas governor with a message of vision, plan and guts. After finishing third behind Rick Perry (55 percent) and Bill White (42 percent) in the 2010 gubernatorial race, Glass has recharged her batteries for another try. […]

Alice in Wonderland opens at EPT tonight

The 1865 classic comes to life this weekend when Ennis Public Theatre presents Alice in Wonderland in five showings, starting tonight.

Commission, school board to meet jointly

The city’s elected officials will hold a rare joint meeting at 6 p.m. tonight at the Ennis State Bank Event Center.

Bike parade set for Saturday

The organizers behind the Ennis Farmers Market “Make It At the Market” promotion are hoping to draw a large crowd for Saturday’s patriotic bike parade.

Softball coach moves to EJHS

After leading the Ennis High School girls softball team to new heights during the past decade, head coach Rodney McNeill has resigned to accept an offer to become an assistant principal at Ennis Junior High.

Tax revenue growing

Sales tax revenues for the city of Ennis are on an upswing according to data released by the Texas State Comptroller’s office and City Manager Chuck Ewings.

ESB donates $25k to ACROSS

A-CROSS board member Jesse DeLeon said he expected Ennis State Bank to make a donation Saturday night at the organization’s fundraiser, but the sheer size — $25,000 — caught him by surprise.

James E. Mobley Sr.

James E. Mobley, Sr., age 91, passed away in Ennis on June 20, 2014.  He was born on September 20, 1922 in Dye, Texas to Johnny Melvin and Etta Fay (Byford) Mobley.  He was a World War II Veteran and a member of 49ers of Gun Barrel City, and VFW.  Pop was in the furniture […]

Lisa Wilson

Funeral services for Lisa Wilson who passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 will be held Thursday, June 26, 2014 at noon at Independent Baptist Church. The visitation will also be held at Independent Baptist Church on Wednesday June 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The burial will be held at Carver Memorial Cemetery in […]

Stephan Ray Clark

Stephan Ray Clark, 61, passed away in Rockwall, Texas on Monday, June 23, 2014. Stephan was born in San Antonio, Texas on June 12, 1953 to Clarence Burns “C.B.” and Naomi (Smith) Clark. He graduated from Radford High School, Honolulu, HI in 1971. He attended the Air Force Academy and earned his Bachelor’s degree in […]

William “Cordell” Hickman

William “Cordell” Hickman, 73, passed away in Ennis, Texas surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Visitation will be on Friday, June 27, 2014 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the J.E. Keever Mortuary of Ennis with Rosary at 7 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, […]

Laverne Skrivanek

Laverne Skrivanek,77, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Services are pending with J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com

LeBron tells Heat he will become free agent 

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James is heading back to free agency. James has told the Miami Heat that he is opting out of the final two years of his contract, his agent, Rich Paul, told The Associated Press on Tuesday. And with that, James will become a free agent on July 1. “I have informed […]

Andy Villarreal

Andy Villarreal, born November 18,1960 was called home to our Lord on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 while in the arms of his sister Sylvia. He is survived by two children, John Andrew Villarreall and Jessica Villarreal; his mother Aurora Quintero; siblings: Diane Martinez, Norine Sanchez, Sylvia Wood, Virginia Rodriguez, Jackie Snelders, Doris Berumen, Jason Valdez, […]

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