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Mary DeVaughn

Mary Romelia DeVaughn passed away on May 29, 2018. Born in Key West Florida on May 26, 1939. She enjoyed working with people in the medical industry as a nurse and caregiver for the elderly. She is survived by her sisters and brother, 6 children, 18 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. She is preceded in […]

Lions gig attractive for many reasons

The Ennis Lions run onto the field in 2016, ripping through an oval-E banner during before an away game. Numerous festivals every year – including the recently completed Polka Fest, bluebonnets, cotton and Czech culture are just part of the allure of Ennis. Football is and has been a mainstay for decades. There has been […]

Hope for Tomorrow caregiver workshop slated June 9

On Saturday, June 9, 2018, the Dallas and Northeast Texas Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will host a caregiver wellness workshop to include The Basics of Alzheimer’s Disease, Understanding Dementia Related Behaviors and Improv Techniques at First United Methodist Church in Ennis. With an expected increase of 29% of Texas residents 65+ suffering from Alzheimer’s […]

Construction isn’t fun, but don’t complain too much

As construction continues in downtown Ennis, it seems some may have forgotten the reason for this necessary headache. As it turns out, there are just as many critiques of the work as there are kudos. That probably shouldn’t come as a surprise. Tourists and Ennisites alike experienced all the negatives that come with construction last […]

‘Libraries Rock’ this summer at EPL

The Ennis Public Libraries annual summer reading program will commence in June, with activities for everyone from infants to adults. Activities for babies-Pre-K will be held Wednesdays at 10 a.m., beginning June 6. Activities for students in grades K-6 will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning June 5. Early registration for them begins May […]

Inspiring Boys & Girls Club Dinner June 9

Carl Alsabrook, left, and Jesse Vaughn share their story Monday at KC Hall. Ennis Boys & Girls Clubs, nearly two decades into building a solid foundation, is holding its 19th Steak and Burger Dinner from 6-7 p.m. on Monday, June 4, at the KC Hall. National spokespeople like Denzel Washington and Jennifer Lopez praise the […]

James K. Wilson Jr.

Graveside services for James K. Wilson Jr. (72) of Southlake were 10:00a.m Monday, June 4, 2018 at Hughes Cemetery in Avalon, Texas. The Wilson family received friends Sunday afternoon from 4:00 – 6:00p.m. at Forest Ridge Memorial Park Chapel. James passed away May 31, 2018 in Fort Worth. He was born November 21, 1945 to […]

Woman charged after leaving children in hot car

An Ennis is woman is facing three charges of abandoning or endangering her children with intent to return after she left her three children in a hot car in the Wal-Mart parking lot on May 29. According to reports, the Ennis fire department and EMS workers were dispatched to the store on Ennis Avenue at […]

Ennis Lion topiary gets news lease on life

Ennis High School Horticulture Teacher Tommy Copeland along with students Gerardo Sanchez, Kaylie Prachyl and Zachary Junger give the Ennis Lion, located at Gaines Street and Ennis Avenue, a fresh look just in time for last weekend’s Polka Festival festivities. Read stories like this and more in your latest edition of The Ennis News. Be […]

Planting peonies in the Texas climate

Believe it or not, you can grow peonies in Texas. Who can resist peonies? With their big, fluffy blossoms, they enchant us. Peonies usually like cool weather but, if properly looked after, they do adapt to warmer climates, even to the hot temperatures we face here in Texas. Best places to plant: The garden peony […]

Semi Carrying Millions Of Bees Overturns On East Texas Highway

LAMAR COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – A semi-trailer truck carrying a reported 15-30 million honey bees overturned on an east Texas highway on Memorial Day. It happened on southeast Loop 286 near the Old Clarksville Road intersection in Paris. One witness said as her truck approached the scene, hundreds of bees buzzed around the vehicle. “It wasn’t […]

Daily Horoscope 06/04/2018

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) The benefits that come your way through being open to suggestions and new concepts will help make this a memorable year. Ingenuity and physical energy will lead you to the success you desire. Speak up and forge ahead with confidence, and everything else will fall into place. Put more energy into […]

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