The Waxahachie Ninth Grade Academy Friends of Rachel Club in conjunction with the Waxahachie Fire Department held a toy drive benefitting children in the community. People were encouraged to bring new unwrapped toys through Dec. 21. A city-wide toy collection took place from 1-6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21 on the Waxahachie High School campus. The students collected more than seven boxes of toys.