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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Todd Alexander named new Waxahachie head football coach

Waxahachie, TX - For over two decades, Todd Alexander has paid his dues with the Waxahachie Indian football program. He has passed out cleats to junior high student-athletes during the sweltering summer heat, led potent offenses under the Friday night lights and,

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Thieves remain at-large after installing card skimmers at Valero in Waxahachie

Waxahachie, TX - A group of high-tech thieves has targeted customers at one downtown gas station.  Waxahachie Police detectives were first notified March 1 of suspicious credit and debit card activity at the Valero gas station located in the 100 block of S. Elm Street.

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Navarro scholarship fundraiser has helped over 1,000 students further their education

Waxahachie, TX - Over the last decade, The Navarro College Brilliance Scholarship Fundraising Program has financially assisted over 1,140 talented Ellis County students.

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Historic Waxahachie, Inc. purchased century-old railcar to remodel; donate to the city

Waxahachie, TX - An interurban freight car that dates back over one century will soon undergo a much-needed renovation before being donated to the City of Waxahachie. The project, headed and funded by Historic Waxahachie Inc, will allow for the train car to be viewed by the public after its restoration.

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Inmates detail life, work opportunities from behind bars

Waxahachie, TX - Jails are considered by some as a cold place of correction where inmates await trial or serve short sentences for offenses they have committed.  Despite its outward appearance, the Wayne McCollum Detention Center provides inmate programs

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Baylor Scott and White Medical Center - Waxahachie opens 6th floor four years early

Waxahachie, TX - Since opening its doors in 2014, Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Waxahachie continues to draw a record number of patients from around the area. The influx has allowed the hospital to open the sixth floor of the bed tower nearly four years earlier than anticipated.

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