Chili benefit gets off to hot start

Reigning chili champions, first-timers and a runaway bride filled the Ellis County Expo Center for the 12th annual Gingerbread House Chili Cook-Off and Barn Dance that began with a Friday night cook-off. As most of the cooks had already set…

One week away for the 12th annual Chili Cook-off and Barn Dance!

The Barn Dance is just a week away and sponsor tables are only available through next Wednesday at 12 noon.  A Barn Dance sponsor receives a reserved table, hors d' oeuvres, before the prime rib dinner, unlimited concessions, wine and beer…