Midlothian sexual assault victim helps change Texas law with new victim protections

Midlothian, TX - Only 230 out of every 1,000 sexual assaults are reported to police, which means about every three out of four go unreported, according to the criminal justice system.

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Midlothian Animal Shelter Suspends Adoptions And Surrenders Due To Parvo Exposure

Midlothian, TX - The Midlothian Animal Shelter has temporarily suspended intake of surrendered animals and adoptions beginning Wednesday, July 3 through Wednesday, July 17.  The purpose of the closure is to isolate dogs currently impounded in the shelter that have been exposed to canine parvovirus.

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Dallas Police officer, Midlothian resident arrested for writing fake tickets

Midlothian, TX - A rather popular social media commenter, Midlothian resident and Dallas Police office turned himself in Thursday on two felony charges.  Matt Rushing is alleged to have tampered with government records, which is a state jail felony.

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Drug Suspect Now Faces Capital Murder Charge In Death Of Midlothian Man Found In Pickup

Midlothian, TX - Midlothian Police have found, and are preparing to charge, the man wanted in the murder of James Morris, 52, of Alvarado. 

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Midlothian Police investigating deceased male found in truck near Auger Rd

Midlothian, TX - The Midlothian Police Department is currently investigating the death of an adult male found unresponsive in a vehicle in northwest Midlothian.

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Google's massive $600M data center takes shape in Ellis County as tech giant ups Texas presence

Midlothian, TX - The town of Midlothian was built on 20th-century industry: cement, steel and railroads.  Now this Ellis County town is making a jump into the 21st century with a $600 million data center for internet giant Google.

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Reno wins Midlothian mayoral run-off election in landslide

Midlothian, TX - When the final votes were tallied, Richard Reno trumped Cammy Jackson to become the newest Midlothian city mayor during a runoff election that concluded Saturday.

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Midlothian mayoral race headed to run-off election

Midlothian, TX - The May 4 joint election saw about 2,543 votes cast in Midlothian, resulting in two new city council members, a new school board trustee and an incumbent board member that will soon take office.

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Midlothian Police receives 2 dogs for new K9 unit

Midlothian, TX - A new K9 unit will hit the streets next month in Midlothian.  The Midlothian Police Department has been without a K9 unit for more than a year after its former K9 handler, Wes Keeling,

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Ellis County Women in Business purchase $17,000 in goats during youth expo

Midlothian, TX - It almost seemed the higher Lacey Sims hoisted her goat’s neck in the sale ring at the Ellis County Youth Expo, the higher the bids rose. And, when the sale went final, Sims was overcome with excitement.

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