‘This team is special’: Ovilla Christian wins first-ever state volleyball championship
- Written by Travis M. Smith Travis M. Smith
- Created: 19 November 2018 19 November 2018
Ovilla, TX - Robin Johnson and Audrey Nunes knew after the first practice that the upcoming volleyball season for the Ovilla Christian Lady Eagles had the potential to be special. They were right. Ovilla Christian defeated Austin Waldorf in five sets Saturday, Nov. 10 at Waco Midway High School
Sixth Annual Ovilla Veterans Recognition Event
- Written by Jo Ann Holt Jo Ann Holt
- Created: 10 November 2018 10 November 2018
Ovilla, TX - The City of Ovilla welcomed the community to attend a Veterans Recognition Event at Heritage Park November 4. The event was co-sponsored by area patriotic organizations including the John Cavet Chapter USD 1812,
Ovilla becomes first Ellis County town to approve golf cart usage on roadways
- Written by David Dunn David Dunn
- Created: 08 November 2018 08 November 2018
Ovilla, TX - For the first time in Ellis County, Ovilla has allowed for the free use of golf carts in the city. The Ovilla City Council approved the decision to allow golf carts within city limits, 3-2, during their meeting in October.
Roof collapses on Ovilla tutoring facility, leaves executive director desperate for new location
- Written by Ashley Ford Ashley Ford
- Created: 09 October 2018 09 October 2018
Ovilla, Tx - As the rain continued to pour on Sept. 22, water leaked through the ceiling onto computers and decades of curriculum. The deluge eventually collapsed the roof of Teachers who Tutor, leaving only STARR booklets salvageable.
Ovilla's Annual Heritage Day Celebration - September 22
- Written by City of Ovilla City of Ovilla
- Created: 14 September 2018 14 September 2018
Ovilla, TX - is set for Saturday, September 22, 2018, located behind the City Hall and Police Station, beginning at 8:30 am through 2 pm.
Art of Parenting - September 9th - November 4
- Written by Vertical Church Vertical Church
- Created: 03 September 2018 03 September 2018
Ovilla, TX - Family Life has created Art of Parenting™ Small-Group Series, an 8-session, video-based study designed to help parents find new ways to integrate their faith into everyday parenting moments.
Kidney Transplants Save Spouses In Dallas, Houston
- Written by Payton Potter, Patch Staff Payton Potter, Patch Staff
- Created: 11 May 2018 11 May 2018
Ovilla, TX - When Ashley and Sammy Turner married 12 years ago, she had no idea she was his perfect match in more ways than one. The couple experienced a real taste of "in sickness and in health" in July 2017 when Sammy awoke Ashley during night to tell her that he couldn't breathe, WFAA reported.
Woman says Ellis County couple shackled her to a bed, made her clean their house
- Written by Tom Steele Tom Steele
- Created: 30 January 2018 30 January 2018
A woman rescued by police said that an Ellis County couple shackled her to a bed and forced her to clean their home. Ovilla police say they were contacted Friday about a woman being held against her will.
Ovilla selects company to create parks master plan
- Written by Rita Cook Rita Cook
- Created: 20 December 2017 20 December 2017
Ovilla, TX - The Ovilla City Council voted unanimously last week to hire Grantworks Plan to create the parks master plan for the city.
OVILLA: Waste service cost to increase
- Written by Rita Cook Rita Cook
- Created: 24 November 2017 24 November 2017
Ovilla, TX - It was an uneventful City Council meeting in Ovilla last week with the only highlight being an increase for residents regarding the city’s refuse service.