Four candidates file to run for mayor

Midlothian, TX - The recently opened election filing to fill the surprise seat as the Midlothian mayor closed Tuesday.  The filing period for a special election that will selected the next mayor for the City of Midlothian opened Feb. 22,

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Midlothian Chamber of Commerce names new president

Midlothian, TX - Laura Terhune will serve as the new president for the Midlothian Chamber of Commerce.  Terhune worked with various chambers for the past 25 years including Salado, Bastrop, Brownwood and DeSoto.

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Bill Houston to resign post as Midlothian mayor

Midlothian, TX - Bill Houston, who has served as the mayor of Midlothian for seven years since he was first elected in February 2012, informed members of the city council and staff Tuesday that he intends to resign Friday.

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Man, 34, arrested in connection to 3 property thefts in Midlothian

Midlothian, TX - A man believed to be homeless was arrested for three counts of property theft last week in Midlothian.  The suspect, 34-year-old Louie R Shafer, stole from three separate stores alongside West Main Street in Midlothian.

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Midlothian Police searching for male suspect who targeted, assaulted ATM user

Midlothian, TX - Midlothian Police are searching for a Hispanic male suspect in his mid-40s who is believed to have committed an aggravated robbery on the shoulder of East Highway 287 on Tuesday.

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Pinball museum opens Saturday in Midlothian

Waxahachie, TX - The VanderVeen’s want to entertain and educate the public between the two flippers of their pinball machines at the Texas Pinball Museum.

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North Texas Teen Beaten Unconscious After Suspicious Fender Bender

Midlothian, TX - A North Texas teenager is recovering from a brutal beating that left him bloodied and unconscious, lying on the shoulder of Highway 287 in Midlothian. The beating Tuesday evening followed a minor fender bender with another driver. The crash came minutes after the teen got cash from a Chase bank ATM.

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Midlothian Police arrest 3 connected to armed robbery of Love’s Travel Stop

Midlothian, TX - Midlothian Police arrested the suspects of an armed robbery after they led officers on a high-speed chase Wednesday morning on U.S. Highway 67.

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Driver pronounced dead after rear-end collision on Highway 287

Midlothian, TX - A driver was pronounced dead after a major accident took place Monday morning on Highway 287 in Midlothian.  At 5:18 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, Midlothian Police and Fire responded to an accident in the 3200 block of East U.S. Highway 287.

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63-year-old Midlothian resident arrested for kidnapping girlfriend, child

Midlothian, TX - A 63-year-old male suspect was arrested in Midlothian on two counts of kidnapping after his girlfriend and her seven-year-old granddaughter went missing earlier this the week.

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