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The new Ennis Family Tree display at the gazebo. PHOTO COURTESY LIZ APPLEGATE

Ennis family tree display

After months of research and photo editing, ringleader and historian, Zoe Todd and graphic designer Liz Applegate have produced a Family Tree display of the William and Katherine Ennis Family. The tree features photos of William Ennis, Katherine Shriver, and their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Winning smiles after the first game of the softball season on April 1. PHOTO COURTESY ANDY THOMAS

A win in the wind

Spring is finally in full swing – varsity softball season is officially underway. The Ennis girls’ team took on Anaconda on April 1 in a home game that ended in a ‘W’ for the Lady Mustangs with a score of 4-0.

It doesn’t get much fresher than this, folks. FACEBOOK PHOTO

New name, new digs

In an effort to better reflect their garden’s relationship with the Ennis area, community gardeners in Jeffers have renamed their prized plot and market to the Community Garden and Market for Greater Ennis.

William and Katherine Ennis. PHOTO COURTESY MADISON VALLEY HISTORY ASSOCIATION

Son of Ireland

The month of March is an especially appropriate time to consider the life of one of Madison County’s early residents and founding fathers, William Ennis. William was the sixth of eleven children born to John and Mary Ennis; who had emigrated to Ireland from Scotland. William was born on St.

Entering Ennis from the east, travelers encounter the majestic Madison River. Those coming from the north, though, enter in an industrial zone of sorts. The Ennis Town Commission discussed ways to beautify and showcase the town’s entryway corridors during their recent master planning meeting. PHOTO BY JOLENE PALMER

Guided growth

Ennis Town Commissioners met with architecture, engineering and design firm Cushing Terrell on Feb. 18 to kick off the development of a master plan for the community. The eight-month process began with a lengthy discussion on which issues the commission felt need to be addressed.

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