Alan Gell, Editor & Publisher
WELCOME. The Ellis County News has been
operational since 2004 and is published periodically with updates on
news items in and around Ellis County, Texas. Ellis County is located
immediately south of Dallas County. Interstate 35 goes
through, south to Austin & San Antonio. Interstate 45
goes through, south to Houston. Waxahachie is the County Seat
and is joined by Red Oak, Ennis, and Midlothian as the largest cities
in Ellis County.
LATEST NEWS ITEM OF INTEREST
Vote for your favorite car -- www.ReadersChoiceCars.com
The Texas Auto Media group has announced their 6th Annual Awards ceremony for the presentations of the Readers Choice Awards. This year's presentations will take place in the media room at the SEMA show in Las Vegas.
Anyone is invited to participate in the voting. This is an internet-based survey, conducted fully without any advertising or pop-ups of any type. Vehicles are divided by category, such as large pickups, small SUV's, mid-size luxury sedans, etc. Each categor y offers the voter to add another vehicle of their own choosing. In addition, the first two categories of the survey are open to a wide input of options from readers and voters. For example, "What is your favorite 'dream car'? with a blank answer space is offered.
Other News Items of InterestWe have all walked by the Red Cross sign in airports indicating where a AED heart machine is located. Do you know what is in them and how to use it? I did not. Try this video and see what you think. If you pick the wrong choice----the man dies----choose wisely May save a life. I just watched this video and was impressed, so I'm sending it to those on my mailing list with the hope that it'll save lives (maybe mine, yours or someone you love!). http://www.heartrescuenow.com/