Graduation Announcement Brings District Attorney to Tears

Waxahachie, TX - Graduation announcements are beginning to arrive in the mail for family and friends across North Texas.  One district attorney received an announcement and it brought him to tears.

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Almost 900 pounds of unused medicines turned in during Ellis County take-back event

Waxahachie, TX - Ellis County citizens participated in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event last Saturday. And, after cleaning out their medicine cabinets of expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications, turned in a total of 897 pounds of expired and unused medications.

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52rd annual City Federation Clubs tea honors outstanding women of Waxahachie

Waxahachie, TX - The City Federation of Women’s Clubs recognized and honored 15 outstanding club women at the 53rd annual Spring Tea earlier this month at the Ellis County Woman’s Building.

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Surveillance trailers in use, benefiting Waxahachie PD

Waxahachie, TX - The latest tool given to the Waxahachie Police Department offers officers a bird’s eye view of the city. Two new surveillance trailers allow police to monitor an area through an Internet connection.

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Jury finds civil charges against Ellis County constable Mike Jones ‘not true’

Waxahachie, TX - An Ellis County jury unanimously found four civil charges against Mike Jones to be “not true.” The April 18 civil suit in the 443rd Judicial District Court strived to permanently remove Jones from his post as Ellis County Precinct 4 Constable.

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Waxahachie Police canine officer and partner place first in regional competition

Waxahachie, TX - For Waxahachie Police canine Officer Chance Huckabee and his four-legged partner, Cross, being named “Top Dog” is more than just a high honor.

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Waxahachie PD Stepping up patrols

Waxahachie, TX - Waxahachie Police Department: We are aware of the suspicious activity at Getzendaner Park and walking trail. Citizens have recently reported men possibly following them and acting suspicious.

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Waxahachie man, 36, sentenced to 8 years for sexual assault of 2 children

Waxahachie, TX - A 36-year-old Waxahachie resident was sentenced to eight years in prison after he pleaded guilty to charges related to the sexual assault two children.

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Ellis County property appraisals expected to increase; 61,000 notices mailed April 2

Waxahachie, TX - Ellis County residents who have experienced an increase in excess of $1,000 in property value or who live in Ennis and Red Oak ISDs will soon receive an appraisal notice from the Ellis Appraisal District.

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Women Claim Waxahachie ISD Superintendent Excluded Them From Events

Waxahachie, TX - The Waxahachie ISD Superintendent was accused Friday of excluding women from two events where women claim men received preference on Thursday.

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