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Archive for: August 6th, 2018

First big Ennis hospital built in 1920

The first record of a substantial hospital in Ennis dates to 1908. There were only individual doctors’ offices prior to that. There was also a hospital funded by the Southern Pacific Railroad in the early years of the 20th century but it closed in 1916. The various hospitals that functioned in Ennis were sporadic and […]

The All-Time Ennis Pass-Catchers

Ennis has had a list of talented running backs and quarterbacks, those who run with and throw the football. Catching the pigskin, however, includes a host of players who have proven themselves to be among the best in school history. In recent years the Lions have generally utilized a pair of wide receivers (WR) and […]

Red Oak police issue warrant for alleged robber

RED OAK–The Red Oak Police Department has issued a warrant for Alondis Car Wilson, 19, in connection with an aggravated robbery that took place last Sunday. The Duncanville resident and one additional assailant are still currently at-large. Red Oak Police Lt. Marc Schroder stated officers were dispatched at 7:28 p.m. to the 300 block of […]

August: The deadliest month to be on the road

A recent string of major accidents, some involving semis in our area had us investigating why August is the most dangerous time to be on Texas highways. Statistically, if you thought driving on a snowy Monday afternoon in January in the Midwest was more dangerous we learned different. The most dangerous month, it turns out, […]

Waxahachie ISD Superintendent heading to Granbury

WAXAHACHIE—Waxahachie ISD will be under new leadership for the 2018-19 school year. The district announced late Wednesday night that superintendent Dr. Jeremy Glenn will soon depart to serve in the same role for Granbury ISD. The announcement comes a few days short of five months from Glenn being named as the lone finalist for the […]

Larry A. Deagen

Larry A. Deagen, age 78, went home to be with the Lord on August 2, 2018. He was born on December 15, 1939 to Earnest Allen and Margaret (Cave) Deagen in Ennis, Texas. He was a member of the Methodist Church in Garrett and then joined the Catholic Church. Larry was raised in Garrett and […]

Accident in Rice injures one

A rollover accident Wednesday on Interstate Highway 45 in Rice, left a Houston man hospitalized. The driver, 47 year-old, Larry Bassett Jr., of Houston, was transported to Baylor Scott and White hospital, in Waxahachie, with unknown injuries. At around 10 a.m. Department of Public Safety troopers were called to the commercial motor vehicle crash on […]

Daily Horoscope 08/06/2018

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) Change begins within. Don’t feel the need to follow what others do or say this year. Look for the path that best suits your needs. It’s OK to be different and to say no to anyone making too many demands. Think before you overspend, overreact or choose excess over prudence. Find […]

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