Waxahachie City Council removes garage, estate sale fees from code of ordinances

Waxahachie, TX -Residents will no longer have to pay extraneous fees to hold garage and estate sales following a recent vote by the Waxahachie City Council.

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Ellis County Girl Scout troops looks to surpass last year’s 36,000 boxes of cookies sold

Waxahachie, TX - The largest organized fundraiser for girls in the nation kicked off Friday and, unfortunately for some, is sure to put more than a few New Year’s resolutions to the test.

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‘Justice for Gabe’: Vaughn Jr. sentenced to 99 years for the murder of 17-year-old in Waxahachie

Waxahachie, TX - A Red Oak man found guilty for the murder of 17-year-old Gabriel Richie in 2017 was sentenced to 99 years in prison Friday by a jury in the 40th District Court of Ellis County.

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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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