Headstones and History

The “Headstones and History” Waxahachie City Cemetery Restoration Fundraiser ended on April 10, 2022. A full donation report is available here. HWI would like to thank everyone for their generosity and help with this important fundraiser.  HWI will host a Read More …

HWI 2022 Membership Drive

HWI will be having its annual membership drive from January 31st to March 30th. We sincerely hope that you will renew your membership as we continue our mission to protect Waxahachie’s heritage.  Lots of exciting things are happening around our Read More …

HWI 2022 Annual Scholarship Application

HWI is once again providing a scholarship to deserving WISD graduating Seniors.  Applications can be found on the WISD Scholarship Site. The deadline to mail in applications is March 22, 2022. By providing this scholarship, HWI hopes that students will Read More …

Membership Social – June 13th

All HWI members are invited to a Membership Social Sunday, June 13th at Singleton Plaza, 200 Block of North College St.  We are looking forward to seeing our wonderful members again! Refreshments will be served.  Bring a chair.  Tour our Read More …

HWI 2021 3rd Annual Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to Michael Davis!  Historic Waxahachie, Inc. awarded a $1,500.00 scholarship to Waxahachie High School Senior Michael Davis.  Michael wrote an essay on History Through the Eyes of Baseball, in which he described the cultural significance and importance of Richards Read More …

HWI 2021 Membership Drive

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HWI will be having its annual membership drive from January 30th to March 30th.  Unlike previous years when we could meet, visit with existing and potential new members, and have refreshments, this year we will be virtual.  We sincerely hope Read More …

HWI 2022 Essay Scholarship Application

HWI is once again providing a scholarship to deserving WISD graduating Seniors.  Applications can be found on the WISD Scholarship Site. The deadline to mail in applications is March 22, 2022. By providing this scholarship, HWI hopes that students will Read More …

HWI 2020 Scholarship Winners

  Congratulations to Claudia Mackel and Dylan Florence! Historic Waxahachie, Inc. awarded 2 scholarships to 2 Waxahachie High School Seniors on May 11th. The recipient of the $1,000.00 scholarship is Claudia Mackel, who wrote an essay on the Interurban Rail Read More …

HWI Update for Members

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Dear HWI Members, The Board of Historic Waxahachie, Inc. (HWI) wants you to know that we value you as members of our organization and our community. During this difficult time, we want to acknowledge and recognize that you and your Read More …