Become a HWI Member

Do you want to be more involved in the community?  Would you like to be a part of a great organization that is involved with protecting Waxahachie’s rich historic resources? Consider joining Historic Waxahachie, Inc.  Lots of exciting things are Read More …

HWI Awards Fourth Annual Scholarship

Congratulations to Presley Hollingsworth! Historic Waxahachie, Inc. awarded a $1,500.00 scholarship to Waxahachie High School Senior Presley Hollingsworth.  Presley wrote an essay on the importance of historic preservation to the City of Waxahachie, in which she described how historic preservation Read More …

Saving Places Waxahachie Program

Historic Waxahachie, Inc. is pleased to announce a new program, Saving Places Waxahachie.  This program encourages people to nominate places that have special historical meaning for them.  HWI is asking people to tell their stories about these places.  In May, 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 …

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 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 …

2020 Christmas Tour of Lights

Christmas Tour of Lights and Contest to Brighten Up Historic Waxahachie December 4 – 19, 2020 An Exciting Holiday Lighting Contest Featuring Area Historic-Style Homes Historic Waxahachie, Inc. hosted the Christmas Tour of Lights this year in place of its 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 …