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Around Town

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Moncrief to Offer Mobile Mammograms

Moncrief is bringing its mobile clinic to Frank Kent Ennis and providing free mammograms for women without insurance and those who qualify on July 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Most major insurance plans are also accepted. The screening is for women ages 40 and older who haven’t had a mammogram in one year or more. To schedule your mammogram appointment, please call 800-405-7739 by July 8. You may also visit to learn more. Frank Kent Ennis is located at 305 South I-45.

Welcome New Aggies

The Ellis County Aggie Moms Club will host a Howdy Party for all incoming families in Ellis county. The even will be held on Sunday, July 21 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Getzendaner Park, 400 S. Grand Ave., Waxahachie. Aggies young and old are encouraged to come, visit, meet the Aggie Yell Leaders and welcome the new Aggies headed to the College Station and Galveston campus in August. Bring your picnic and stay a while. For more information, please contact Paige Gordon, ECAM president, at

Activities at Ennis Golden Circle

Ennis Golden Circle meets Monday through Friday of each week, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1700 N. Floyd St., in Ennis. To request a calendar of events, simply call or text 972-875-6101 and furnish your email or mailing address. You may also email and visit the website at .

Picnic With a Park Ranger

U.S. Army Corps at Bardwell Lake will host Picnic With a Park Ranger: Fish of Bardwell, on Saturday, July 20 at 12:30 p.m. at High View Park, 262 High View Park Rd., Ennis. Bring your lunch (and water) and come spend an hour with Park Ranger Stephanie at Bardwell Lake. Ranger Stephanie will talk about various parts of Bardwell, as well as general history and fun facts about creatures you can see at the lake. Free for campers or $5 per car for a day pass to enter the park.Special group events can be done upon request. For more information, call 972-875-5711 x1016.

Demascus Road Fellowship Al-Anon meetings

Demascus Road Fellowship Church now offers Al-Anon meetings. Meetings are held on Wednesday’s from 12 to 1 p.m. in the DRF Youth Building located at 113. W. Knox St. For more information contact either Cooper Stewart at 469-450-7878 or Phyllis Stewart at 972-948-1189.

Golfing with Vets

The Ellis County Marine Corp League is hosting “Golf with Veterans.” All veterans are welcome to attend. This will be a monthly event held at the Waxahachie Country Club on the second Thursday of every month. Tee off starts at 0830. Price is $30 and includes lunch. For more information, contact Robert Gillentine (USMC Veteran) at 469-438-6531 or email him at