Midlothian city council member, Art Pierard, killed in car accident

Midlothian, TX - A message from Midlothian mayor, Richard Reno:  It is with a heavy heart that I report the City of Midlothian was notified on early Thursday morning, February 20, 2020 that Midlothian City Council Member Art Pierard was killed in a motor vehicle accident.

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Primary candidates speak at Midlothian forum

Midlothian, TX - Five contested races are on the March 3 primary ballot in Ellis County, and all five were represented at the Midlothian Chamber of Commerce’s candidate forum on Monday night.

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Midlothian To Bloom With $950M Master-Planned Community

Midlothian, TX - Hanover Property Co. purchased 966 acres in Midlothian this week to build a $950M master-planned community, surrounded by 68 acres of commercial and industrial development. 

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Midlothian teen remains in ICU after New Year's Day car accident

Midlothian, TX - A college student from Midlothian who was home for the winter break is still in intensive care after a devastating New Year’s Day car accident.

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4 Hospitalized After Truck Runs Red Light, Collides With Jeep in Midlothian

Midlothian, TX - Four people, including three teenagers, were hospitalized Thursday night after a pickup truck ran a red light and collided with a Jeep, Midlothian police say.

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Midlothian PD warns public about gift card scams ahead of Christmas, likely started in Florida

Midlothian, TX - The Midlothian Police Department is urging the public to be on the lookout for gift card scams this holiday season.  “If you are getting last-minute Christmas gift cards, beware of fake barcodes,” the department warned.

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Midlothian man who impregnated preteen, tried to get her an abortion is sentenced to 50 years

Midlothian, TX - An Ellis County man who impregnated a preteen girl has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.   Paul Jon Flanigan, 37, of Midlothian pleaded guilty last week to continuous sexual abuse of a child, Ellis County officials announced Tuesday. He will not have the possibility of parole.

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Good deed wins Midlothian PD officer honor

Midlothian, TX - Performing a good deed one recent day went viral for a Midlothian police officer — and earned him a profile on a Dallas television station.

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Thousands raised after Midlothian food bank’s first ever ‘Gobble Wobble Race Against Hunger’

Midlothian, TX - Manna House’s first-ever Gobble Wobble charity walk/run was a massive success – raking in thousands of dollars from the hundreds who participated.

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Heroes of Midlothian give back

Midlothian, TX - For the last several years, the Heroes of Midlothian Foundation has fulfilled its professed mission of providing assistance to families of local military and first responders in need.

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