The Iris Theatre in downtown Terrell is home to Books and Crannies, the Vagabond Players and North Texas Kenshin Kan Karate.
Location of Terrell in Kaufman County, Texas
|• City Council||Mayor Hal Richards
|• City Manager||Torry Edwards|
|• Total||18.7 sq mi (48.3 km2)|
|• Land||18.3 sq mi (47.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)|
|Elevation||509 ft (155 m)|
|• Density||742.9/sq mi (286.8/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||1348380|
Jamie Foxx, an actor, grew up in Terrell and graduated in 1986 from Terrell High School, along with Cynthea Rhodes, a member of the USA Track & Field team in the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. Joe Doucet a notable American designer graduated in 1988. Terrell High School has also graduated four NFL players which are: Brice McCain, who was drafted in the NFL by the Houston Texans; C.J. Wilson, who is currently playing for the Los Angeles Angels; and Kenoy Kennedy, who played for the Denver Broncos and Detroit Lions; and Darius Johnson who played for the Denver Broncos.