Private jet maker Bombardier launches apprenticeship program in Red Oak

Red Oak, TX - Jet maker Bombardier is establishing an aviation apprenticeship training program at Texas State Technical College in Red Oak to develop a talent pipeline for its wing manufacturing facility.

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KFC restaurant opens in Red Oak

Red Oak, TX - KBP Foods, one of the largest YUM! Brands franchises in the country, has opened a new Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in Red Oak.

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TSTC Student Ready for His Future Upon Graduation

Waxahachie, TX - Working with large diesel equipment is in Cesar Vazquez's blood.  "I like the noise," he said. "I have always been in the diesel world. It pays well. There is a shortage of mechanics, so there is job security."

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Red Oak police hosts 3-day active shooter Rescue Task Force training for 120 first responders

Red Oak, TX - The Red Oak Police Department, along with other local police, fire and EMS units, wrapped up three days of intense active shooter training in Red Oak, Wednesday.

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Red Oak rapist who gave teen alcohol and a Plan B pill gets 80 years

Red Oak, TX - A Red Oak man was sentenced to 80 years in prison for raping a teenage girl repeatedly after getting her drunk.  Eric Shane Harris, 36, was convicted Thursday in an Ellis County courtroom on four counts of sexual assault of a child, according to the district attorney’s office.

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Red Oak ISD raises funds, donates supplies to Dallas schools ravaged by tornadoes

Red Oak - The Red Oak Independent School District paid it forward with donations of checks and supplies worth over $10,000 to two Dallas district schools, Friday.

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Red Oak Film Shoot A Bit Of A Mystery

Red Oak, TX - Lancaster’s Cheryl Womble boasts the city is ripe for film production. And it appears the city’s administrative and community relations supervisor is right.

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Talented Red Oak 7th grader designs eyeglass frames

Red Oak, TX - Lily Thompson of Waxahachie seems to have a knack for anything “artsy.” She is a very busy and engaging 12-year old student that attends Red Oak Middle School as a 7th grader.

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B&B Theatres coming to Red Oak Legacy Square development

Red Oak, TX - Red Oak, located just north of Waxahachie and east of Mansfield, is getting a new upscale, state-of-the-art theater complex. Midwest chain B&B Theatres and Waxahachie-based Victron Group have announced a new theater complex to serve Ellis County and the surrounding communities.

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Red Oak ISD hosts over 100 at annual pre-Thanksgiving Senior Citizen Luncheon

Red Oak, TX - Thanksgiving came early at the Red Oak Independent School District with the annual Senior Citizen Luncheon, Monday.  The Red Oak High School gymnasium was transformed into a dining hall as more than 100 senior citizens were treated to a pre-Thanksgiving spread of turkey, green beans, cranberry sauce, dressing and gravy.

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