Ellis County Newswire

Ellis County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ellis County, TX.

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  1. Montgomery County DA Assigned to Ellis County Sheriff CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Dallas

    A new district attorney is taking over the investigation into the Ellis County Sheriff Johnny Brown's involvement in an altercation at a Midlothian Whataburger earlier this month. Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon will serve as Attorney Pro Tem in the matter, by appointment of Judge Bob Carroll of the 40th Judicial District Court.


  2. Accused murderer indictedRead the original story

    Thursday | Ennisdailynews.com

    Travis Glenn, an Ennis man accused of murdering a man while attempting to rob him on his own front lawn has been indicted by an Ellis County Grand Jury.


  3. Oklahoma Department of Transportation Urging Drivers to Use CautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... ed power line. Drivers should also be on the lookout for the potential for downed power lines on highways in Ellis County. Conditions will improve as we travel through Monday, but slick and hazardous spots will still be out on the roads. Use caution!


  4. Storm leaves widespread power outages in northwest OklahomaRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 15 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... Electric Cooperative show about 3,500 without power in Woodward County and more than 1,600 in neighboring Ellis County had no electricity. Electric co-ops across the state reported more than 6,500 outages while OG&E reported more than 3,000. ...


  5. Remembering Lovia Boyd: Activist fought to rename street for MLKRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Ennisdailynews.com

    The recent induction of Lovia C. Boyd - "Lovie," as she was affectionately known - into the Ellis County African American Hall of Fame in Waxahachie has brought the beloved civic activist and her accomplishments back into the limelight.


  6. Man Sentenced 150 Years for Sex with Teen BabysitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | NBC Philadelphia

    Daniel Paul Hammons, 33, will spend at least 59 years behind bars for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old babysitter he hired to take care of his children while he and his wife worked. A jury in Ellis County sentenced a man to 150 years behind bars after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting his teenage babysitter.


  7. Continue reading Ferris man who molested 14-year-old babysitter sentenced to 150 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Dallas Morning News

    An Ellis County jury sentenced 33-year-old Daniel Paul Hammons to 75-year terms and a $10,000 fine on each of two counts of sexual assault of a child. Ellis County Judge Cindy Ermatinger ordered that the terms be served consecutively.


  8. Ellis County man who raped kidsa babysitter gets 150 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Star-Telegram.com

    An Ellis County man found guilty of sexually assaulting his children's 14-year-old babysitter was sentenced to 150 years in prison. Daniel Paul Hammons, 33, of Ferris, was convicted Thursday of two counts of sexual assault of a child, according to a press release from the Ellis County district attorney's office.


  9. Sheriff Johnny Brown releases statement related to New Year's Day altercationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Ennisdailynews.com

    BREAKING: Ellis County Sheriff Johnny Brown was involved in an altercation at a fast food restaurant in Midlothian at around 1 a.m. on New Year's Day.


  10. Donna DarnellRead the original story

    Friday Dec 30 | Lockhart Post Register

    Donna Rebecca Wright Darnell, age 73 of New Braunfels, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016.Donna was born Aug. 4,1943, in Ellis County, Texas, to Tom and Sue Wright.She is survived by her daughter, Shelley Darnell of New Braunfels; her son, Greg Darnell, and his wife, Michelle, and three grandsons, Grayson, Calvin, and Graham, of Shertz; her ... (more)


  11. Most Watched No. 3: Bell Helicopter 525 Relentless crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Star-Telegram.com

    Shards of orange pieces were scattered among the burned grass, making it difficult to figure out what kind of aircraft had crashed in a field in Ellis County on July 6.. These were the first images of the crash site of the Bell 525 Relentless test helicopter that broke up in mid-flight, killing two test pilots.


  12. Arrest made in Bardwell arson caseRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 24 | Ennisdailynews.com

    Ellis County Fire Marshal Tim Birdwell confirmed Friday that an arrest had been made in connection with an explosion and car fire in Bardwell Dec. 12.


  13. Fire marshal sends car explosion evidence to labRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | Ennisdailynews.com

    The Ellis County Fire Marshal's office has submitted evidence to a lab in an effort to determine if a recent Bardwell car explosion and fire was an act of arson.


  14. Buses Involved In AccidentRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | Hillsboro Reporter

    Multiple agencies responded to a major traffic accident involving two commercial buses and a tractor-trailer at 10:10 p.m. Tuesday, December 20. The accident occurred in the northbound lanes of I-35E near mile marker 378 just west of the Hill/Ellis county line. Sergeant D.L. Wilson of the Department of Public Safety said that traffic was slowed for construction and a bus struck the back of a trailer and then struck another bus.


  15. County commissioners give nod to TIRZ 2Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Ennisdailynews.com

    The second tax increment reinvestment zone for Ennis was approved Tuesday by the Ellis County Commissioner's Court, instating the zone on the east side of I-45.


  16. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... with us and their community." Since 1933, Ennis State Bank has been servicing the residents and businesses of Ellis County. Our traditional philosophies of customer service, sound advice and a strong dedication to our community differentiate us from ...


  17. Legal NoticeRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Ennisdailynews.com

    ViaSat, Inc. is proposing to build a satellite dish not to exceed 20 feet above ground level at 3910 West I-45 Service Road, Ennis, Ellis County, TX 75119. Public comments regarding potential effects from this site on historic properties may be submitted within 30 days from the date of this publication to: Danielle Ross, [email protected] , 3200 Windy Hill Road SE, Suite 1500W, Atlanta, Georgia 30339.


  18. Arson suspected in car fireRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | Ennisdailynews.com

    Ellis County Fire Marshal Tim Birdwell said the car fire and explosion in Bardwell Monday night is now being treated as an arson investigation, as authorities search for clues as to the cause of the blaze. Find the details on this story and more in Thursday's edition of The Ennis Daily News.


  19. Traffic stop led to Maypearl teacher's arrestRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | Ennisdailynews.com

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  20. Explosion in Bardwell rattles houses, residentsRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | Ennisdailynews.com

    Bardwell Police and Volunteer Fire Department along with Ellis County Sheriff's deputies and fire marshal responded to an apparent explosion and car fire on the southwest corner of Italy and Elm Street in Bardwell Monday night. Find the details on this story and more in Tuesday's edition of The Ennis Daily News.