Waxahachie Fire Department Swift Water Rescue team rescues woman

Waxahachie, TX - As the rain poured in Waxahachie and flooded certain areas on Sunday, the Waxahachie Fire Department Swift Water Rescue Team aided a woman in desperate need of saving.

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42 vendors were present at Waxahachie Farmers Market's grand opening Saturday.

Waxahachie, TX - The Waxahachie Farmers Market held its grand opening on Saturday, May 8, starting the season with 42 vendors in attendance.   The market opened at its new location at 701 Howard Road, close to the Wags-A-Hachie Dog Park.

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Life High School Waxahachie Baseball Team Makes School History

Waxahachie, TX -- On Thursday, May 6th the Life High School Waxahachie (LHSW) varsity baseball team made school history by winning their first ever playoff game. The Mustangs hosted the 11 & 12 4-A Bi-District Playoff game and defeated Dallas Pinkston 11-0.

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Waxahachie father and daughter survive being thrown 40 feet in Monday's tornado

Waxahachie, TX - On Monday evening, a tornado not only caused a severe accident on I-35E, but also affected Waxahachie residents, with many displaced from their homes.  Of these families displaced, one father and daughter were thrown about 40 feet away from their home after its roof was blown off.

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Ellis County Sheriff's Office Report on Storms, May 3rd

Waxahachie, TX - On Monday, May 3rd Ellis County Sheriff's Office Communication received information of multiple overturned truck-tractors on I35E. Reports indicated the incident was weather related due to a storm tracking from north-eastern Hill County.  There were report of multiple injuries with entrapment on the interstate.

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Waxahachie teacher hurt in devastating crash determined to be there for daughter's birth

WAXAHACHIE, Texas - A Waxahachie high school biology teacher is still recovering seven months after a devastating crash.  He wasn’t expected to live, but the determined dad wasn’t going to miss a major milestone: the birth of his daughter.

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The city of Waxahachie has 18 city parks available for visitors during the spring weather.

Waxahachie, TX - As the spring weather comes into full effect, Waxahachie residents have the option to check out each unique park listed throughout the city of Waxahachie.  The city has 18 of their public parks and trails posted on their website,

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Ellis County Sheriff's Office looking for man wanted for murder

ELLIS COUNTY, Texas — The Ellis County Sheriff's Department is looking for a man wanted for murder and is asking for the public's help in finding him.  Ellis County Sheriff's deputies were called to the 6900 block of Ensign Road in Ennis Wednesday afternoon, where a caller said he thought he found a dead body.

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Waxahachie High School students build beds from scratch, to help those in need

Waxahachie, TX  - Before the weeklong annual Spring Break, the Waxahachie High School construction students went all out and began building bunk beds for those who are in need of a bed. 

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Waxahachie Man Accused of Possession of Child Pornography

Waxahachie, TX - The Ellis County Sheriff's Office says a Waxahachie man was arrested Tuesday and charged with possession of child pornography. 

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