Wednesday Jul 9
Mysterious newspaper carrier saves 5 people from fire
Authorities in Texas wish they knew who to thank after a newspaper carrier for the Waxahachie Daily Light alerted residents their house was on fire Saturday.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
H-E-B to spend $14M on first DFW Plus! store in Burleson
Dallas-Fort Worth will soon have its first H-E-B Plus! store after a $14 million expansion in Burleson is completed.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Texas farmer shucks the mysteries of growing corn
When people envision a farmer tending crops in a field, it is almost always corn: tall, hardy stalks with long, narrow leaves and tassels on top.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Loan Ranger Bandit arrested during traffic stop
The suspect now identified as Richard Swicegood, 37, of Waxahachie, was arrested during a traffic stop Tuesday while driving a Ford Mustang with Texas license plates after he had reportedly just robbed the Summit Bank in Benton, Arkansas .
Notorious 'Loan Ranger Bandit' has been arrested in Arkansas
The Loan Ranger Bandit has been arrested by Arkansas State Troopers, and is facing multiple charges.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Fireworks, festivals on tap for area
Selecting from a menu of July 4 celebrations around the Metroplex will provide many events over the next two weekends.
Dallas Morning News
Waxahachie 'doomsday prepper' who had bomb-making material to serve prison time
A Waxahachie man who was driving with bomb-making materials in his car was sentenced Friday to three years and five months in federal prison, the U.S. attorney's office in Dallas said.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Admissions Inquiry Takes Center Stage in UT Saga
Clockwise, from top left: State Rep. David Simpson, R-Longview; University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers; House Speaker Joe Straus; state Rep. Jim Pitts, R-Waxahachie; and University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Voice of America
Hank Williams' 1950 Radio Performances Released
It's been more than 60 years since Country music star Hank Williams died. But his songs -- including "Cold Cold Heart," "Hey Good Lookin'" and "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" -- are still influencing songwriters in Nashville and beyond.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Memorials held for Grace Garcia in Austin
State Sen. Leticia Van de Putte speaks during a public memorial for Grace Garcia, former executive director of Annie's List, Friday June 20, 2014, at University United Methodist Church in Austin.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Two die in separate accidents
The Texas Highway Patrol is asking the public for help in locating the driver allegedly involved in a one-car accident on Saturday which left an Ennis man dead.