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Archive for: May 8th, 2019

No. 10 Avalon crushes Mt. Calm, 19-0

Courtesy Photo/David Del Bosque-Avalon following their bi-district rout over Mount Calm. Five players drove in two runs apiece as No. 10 ranked Avalon quickly dispatched Mount Calm, 19-0, to advance to the regional quarterfinals this week. Shortstop Rhett Newton, a junior, led the way with three hits, two of them doubles, in three trips to […]

Solomon, Greenlee, Palmer oust Mineola, 9-0

Clayton Solomon threw a three-hit shutout and struck-out eight batters. Palmer cruised to a convincing 9-0 triumph against over-matched Mineola, 9-0, on Friday to advance to this week’s area round. Righthander Clayton Solomon tamed the Yellowjackets with a complete-game, three hitter and helped his own cause with an RBI double in the fifth. Solomon, a […]

Jerry Pritchett – Thinking Out Loud – Nomers and Misnomers

In the last few decades, people have taken to creating new terms that, while not always accurate, have taken hold broadly to mean something specific. In most cases, no word may have previously existed for the exact idea or item. The term “African American” has been one of those. It’s been used to describe only […]

Roof-jumping student electrocuted – 20-year old from SAGU

Waxahachie Police reported on Sunday night an attempt at fun turn resulted in the accidental death of 20-year old Jedidiah Brookbank, a student at Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) and resident of Waxahachie. The WPD and Waxahachie Fire Rescue responded to a call at 11:20 p.m. At the 100 block of N. Rogers St. […]

Around Town – Sons of the America Legion to hold 10th annual golf tournament

On May 11, at the Old Brickyard Golf Course in Ferris, the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 361 will hold their 10th annual golf tournament with a 2 p.m. shotgun start. Cost is $50 per player. The proceeds will help fund scholarships to deserving students and donations to help veterans and others in need […]

Adrian Alexander 2018 – 2019

Adrian Alexander, 1, passed away on May 1, 2019. Service will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Benson Memorial COGIC, 2594 State Hwy 7, Chilton, Texas. Burial will follow in Cedar Valley Cemetery in Chilton, Texas. Services are under the direction of Superior Care Funeral Services, 972-875-2393.

Cathryn “Cat Ann” Calhoun

Cathryn “Cat Ann” Calhoun, 63, passed away on May 3, 2019. Wake will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Superior Care Funeral Services Chapel, 215 N. Dallas St., Ennis. Service will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, […]

Maria Anita Bustamante 1928 – 2019

It is with deep sorrow that we inform you of the death of our beloved mother, Mrs. Maria Anita Bustamante, on May 4, 2019. A Memorial Service in her honor will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Creechville Baptist Church, 900 Creechville Rd., Ennis, TX 75119 at 6 p.m. Please join us as […]

Maria Anita Bustamante 1928 – 2019

Maria Anita Bustamante, ninety years old of Ennis, Tx passed May 4, 2019 in the comfort of her current residence in Dallas, Tx. She was born on July 6, 1928 in Dilley, Tx to Francisco and Juaquina Rodriguez. She was married to Carlos Bustamante on June 16, 1947. Maria was preceded in death by her […]

Downtown Cited for Landscape Design – MESA Awarded for its Dallas Street Project

Rendering by MESA Dallas Street, lined with Princeton American Elm trees, is just part of MESA’s landscape design that is already materializing. Urban design firm MESA, whom the City partnered to create the new look of downtown, not only hit a home run with local leaders, but just won an award for their Dallas Street […]

Daily Horoscope – Taurus – May 8, 2019

If you take the initiative, good things will unfold. A direct approach to money and your life and career paths will attract positive attention and interesting encounters. Personal growth will lead to new beginnings and intriguing people. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — A business trip or meeting will bring you one step closer to a […]

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