Remains found near Lake Waxahachie, Highway 77 identified as man, 37, missing since February

Waxahachie, TX - A family learned Thursday afternoon that remains found in a field west of Lake Waxahachie were those of a loved one who mysteriously disappeared roughly 10 months ago.

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Capital murder trial: State, defense both rest following day two of Waxahachie murder trial

Waxahachie, TX - Day two of the capital murder trial related to the 2017 shooting death of a 17-year-old in Waxahachie provided the jurors with a detailed look into statements the defendant disclosed to police early in the investigation.

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No injuries reported after two swift-water rescues in northern Ellis County

Ellis County, TX - Red Oak, Waxahachie and Ovilla Fire Departments responded to two swift-water rescue calls Wednesday night.

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Police pursuit ends in vehicle turnover on U.S. Highway 77 near Waxahachie

Waxahachie, TX - A police pursuit ended with one man transported to the hospital by helicopter after his vehicle rolled over Friday evening on U.S. Highway 77 south of Farm-to-Market 55 near Waxahachie.

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Waxahachie parents open first Ability Tree for special needs children in Texas

Waxahachie, TX - Richard and Sara Pickrell do not see their new business as a way to solely care for children with special needs. It’s also about taking care of the parents.

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Lane closures announced for I 35E thru Friday morning, Nov. 30

Waxahachie, TX – All southbound lanes of Interstate 35E (I-35E) will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. in Waxahachie beginning Wednesday night November 28 through Friday morning, November 30

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New service launched to aid parents in securing identity of children

Waxahachie, TX - Parents work hard daily to provide their children with a firm foundation for the future. But as access to information grows, the risk of identity theft becomes more significant with thieves now targeting children.

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Former corrections officer sentenced to 60 years by Ellis County jury for sexual assault of a child

Waxahachie, TX - An Ellis County Jury sentenced William Joseph Summerville, 44, to 60 years in prison on Wednesday for the aggravated sexual assault of a child.  The Italy resident and former corrections officer was found guilty on the charges Tuesday.

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World-renowned tattoo artist Oliver Peck to open retail store inside Odd Fellows lodge in Waxahachie

Waxahachie, TX - From the Guinness Book of World Records to the streets of Deep Ellum, Oliver Peck has shared his love of tattoos and oddities with the masses.

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Shadow Creek Pumpkin Farm opens for new season, thanks community after flood

Waxahachie, TX - When the Shadow Creek Pumpkin Farm flooded during the rainstorm that hit Midlothian two weeks ago, owner Amber Knott said she didn’t know if they would be able to recover. This past weekend, they reopened the farm for its second season.

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