No WISD election

As a reminder, Waxahachie ISD will not hold a school board trustee election this year. This is due to only two candidates running unopposed for the two vacant positions. Those candidates will be sworn into office after election deadlines are met. 

For further information, contact Waxahachie ISD at 972-923-4631.

Fundraising dance

The Ellis County Shrine Club will host a fundraising dance from 7-9:30  p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Optimist Youth Center, 219 Patrick St. in Waxahachie. Proceeds benefit area charities. Music will be provided by Dave Eder and The Final Showdown Band. Tickets are $7.50 per person.

For more information, call 214-773-7931 or 214-912-7749.

Vendors needed

The annual Mid-Way Regional Airport’s Pancake Breakfast and Fly-In will take place from 8-11 a.m. Saturday, June 4. Applications are now being accepted for vendor space. Vendor fees are $60 for a 10-foot by 10-foot booth with a six-foot table, two chairs and two breakfast tickets. The event is expected to draw from 800-900 people. All booths are outside and electricity is not available. Vendors may bring a canopy, but will be responsible for setting it up and weighting it down in case of wind. Nonprofit organizations are welcome free of charge, but will be responsible for their own setups. No food or drink sales will be allowed.  Attractions include classic airplanes and fighters, flour drop, spot landing contests, helicopter rides, remote control model flyers, Midlothian Classic Wheels, Gold Wing Road Riders Club, kids trackless train and face painting.

For more information or an application request, contact Tammy Bowen at 972-923-0080. All applications must be turned in no later than May 16.