'Very Frustrating': Floral Farms Tries To Fend Off More Undesired Development

Midlothian, TX - Jonathan Soukup was born into the agricultural business. His father worked as a general manager at a local nursery called Casa Flora and later started the family business, Southwest Perennials.

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Healthy 35-year-old Midlothian man with no underlying conditions dies of COVID-19

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas - Family and friends are grieving the death of a Midlothian father of five. The man's family wants to share how bad and how fast the virus can get.  Family members say 35-year-old Matt Law was an overall healthy man. His battle with COVID-19 lasted less than a month. Now, his widow wants others to know his story.

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‘Major crisis.’ Midlothian nursing home blames COVID outbreak on new regulations

Midlothian, TX - The Midlothian HealthCare Center announced on Friday that 41 residents have been tested positive for COVID-19 after new state regulations were put into place a few weeks ago, which caused the facility to move residents around the building. Among the positive tests are 25 staff members.

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City of Midlothian to Purchase Downtown Lawson Buildings

Midlothian, TX - The City of Midlothian has agreed to purchase two properties located at 301 and 211 West Main Street at North 7th Street in Midlothian. Being bought in support of the Downtown Master Plan,

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Southwest Airlines’ “Love is in the air” over Midlothian

Midlothian, TX - A good portion of the Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (“SWA”) flight attendant corps is led by 10 different Midlothian High School graduates – ranging from classes of 1983 to 2012.

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TxDOT presents details of FM 1387 project

Midlothian, TX - The narrow, sometimes-curvy extent of present-day Farm-to-Market 1387 is slated to become a major four-lane thoroughfare providing another connection between Midlothian and the rest of Ellis County.

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Glimpse of history: New mural unveiled in downtown Midlothian

Midlothian, TX - Last year, the Midlothian Downtown Business Association came up with an idea for a historic mural on the wall of a downtown business. With a few weeks of hard work from an artist with local connections, the mural is now on full display.

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Midlothian doc’s license suspended

Midlothian, TX - The Texas Medical Board on Thursday suspended the license of a Midlothian physician who was arrested a month ago on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.

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MISD proposes no net tax change

Midlothian, TX - The proposed ad valorem tax rate in Midlothian Independent School District for the new fiscal year would remain unchanged, after the MISD board of trustees voted last week to hold the line on rates while enacting the so-called “golden penny” option.

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Fast-growing Midlothian lays plans for its old downtown

Midlothian, TX - A fast-growing community southwest of Dallas has developed a plan to restore its historic downtown.  Midlothian’s city council just approved the road map for its downtown preservation and development.

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