Update: A vigil will take place at 8 p.m. today in downtown Waxahachie (at the corner of Jefferson and Jackson streets) to honor the life of 6-year-old Ollie Weidemann. A memorial of stuffed animals has already started taking shape at the parking garage where his body was found Friday evening.
Waxahachie Police have released the identity of the body found Thursday afternoon. The man has been identified as Dru Cisneres, a 22-year-old resident of Waxahachie.
Tyler Lemont Tate of Cedar Hill faces a capital murder charge relating to the Jan. 29 fatal shooting of Waxahachie resident Dimitri Charles Collins, 26, at the Grove Park Apartments on Peters Street.
Signups ended Friday for the May 4 municipal elections, with the following people running for seats on the Waxahachie City Council and Waxahachie ISD board of trustees.
In an email from his campaign address, Ellis County & District Attorney Patrick Wilson released the following statement this evening announcing he would not seek reelection to another term. Wilson said he would complete his current term, which ends Dec. 31, 2020.
UPDATE from NCTCOG (6:32 a.m.) 'We have just confirmed with all of our agencies that 9-1-1 calls are coming through. 9-1-1 services within the NCT9-1-1 region are restored, and we are now running at normal operations.'UPDATE: 12:43 a.m. CenturyLink has reported to NCTCOG that the situation w…
UPDATE (3:38 p.m. Thursday): Authorities have released the names of the two men whose bodies were recovered Tuesday from Lake Bardwell. The deceased are identified as Richard Ly, 61, of Arlington, Texas, and Van Cao, 47, also of Arlington. The two men were co-workers, Justice of the Peace St…
At about 4:30 p.m. Dec. 11, the Waxahachie Police Department received a report that a human skull had been found by a surveyor in a wooded area in the proximity of Howard Road in Waxahachie.
The foremost thought amongst everyone responding to wind damage at Waxahachie High School was simple: “Thank God that no one was injured.”