The numbers are in for the appraised values of the properties where two old Pauls Valley schools now sit after being vacated earlier this year for a new larger facility.

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A six figure bond now has a Maysville man behind bars on three felony charges for child pornography.

Art galleries and various shops in downtown Pauls Valley are preparing to open their doors for the first time in a while to a unique kind of stroll featuring art.

A recent vote to not allow commercial marijuana grow operations inside of Pauls Valley's city limits looks to be a first step in addressing the issue on an even bigger scale.

State troopers are still investigating what might have caused a vehicle driven by a Maysville woman to cross over into the path of an oncoming car resulting in a tragic collision.

The poor conditions of some roads in Pauls Valley's cemetery and even a few local streets were at the center of a recent city council discussion.

The saga of the displaced alligator swimming around in a Pauls Valley city lake now appears to have come to an end.

Duck time means racing time as the cute little toys, some decorated in a very personal way, will soon take center stage of the Pauls Valley Waterpark.

The high bar for holiday programs in Pauls Valley may be going up a few notches with one planned for later this year that could include participants from as far away as the east coast.

A Maysville woman was killed in a head-on collision when her vehicle went into the path of an oncoming vehicle Sunday evening.

A search of a Maysville residence on Thursday resulted in one arrest on child pornography complaints.

There’s been some ups and downs in Congress in recent times as the local rep in the U.S. House says some good work is still getting done despite a deeply divided political scene in Washington, D.C.

A Pauls Valley man is accused of posing as a law enforcement officer as a way to scare a Stephens County resident into giving him money on the false belief she would be arrested.

Led by a still fairly new nonprofit group, a push is now gaining ground to give a little love to Pauls Valley’s tennis courts.

The vote count was down but it didn't matter as a utility franchise agreement in Pauls Valley was passed Tuesday for another couple of decades.

A creative kind of stroll through downtown Pauls Valley is set to soon return with a local Fifth Friday Art Walk about to make its first appearance since before the virus pandemic.

It’s that time of year to get a little peachy in Stratford as local folks are busy preparing to host one big festival.


Even though tall fish stories can get really far out there, like maybe sea serpents rising from the deep, one hits close to home as a couple of fishermen claim to have spotted an alligator in a Pauls Valley lake.

A shooting in Maysville left one man with a gunshot injury to a leg and a suspect in jail facing a couple of formal criminal charges.

The Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) has released its legislative scorecard for the first session of the 58th Oklahoma Legislature.


Another round is on the way for a Garvin County duo to take big tobacco money and use it to help area residents turn things around with healthier lifestyles.

Oklahoma Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat on Friday announced the approval of all requests for interim studies submitted by Oklahoma Senate members.


Photos and videos found in electronic devices, including a selfie of the worst kind, now has a Stratford woman possibly heading to a future trial on child pornography accusations.


Elmore City-Pernell school officials weren’t playing around when it comes to a grant that will bring something new to the local middle school.

Pauls Valley voters have an election coming up in a few days that some may not even know is on the summer calendar.


There should be a lot of festival-goers coming to the Love PV and Independence Day celebration in Pauls Valley.


Vendors are now sought for a community festival in Pauls Valley that not only invites humans but also their four-legged best friends.


The rates are going up in Pauls Valley as for the first time in a few years the monthly costs for water, sewer and trash collection are getting a small bump across-the-board.

A Garvin County defendant who nearly accepted a blind plea sentence a few weeks ago is now arguing his alleged victim's Native American ancestry means the state doesn't have the jurisdiction to prosecute his case.

A number of inmates have left Garvin County’s jail over the last few months to begin prison terms or other sentences recently handed down in courts here.


The summer night air will soon be filled by the familiar sounds of an old Pauls Valley friend in the form of a free outdoor concert for the July 4th holiday.


It's patriotic and it's community with a little love thrown in for good measure – that's what the Fourth of July 4th celebration looks to be in Pauls Valley.

The senior citizens center in Pauls Valley will for the first time in a while reopen its dining area for lunch beginning Thursday, July 1.

This Week's Circulars


Jack Swinney was born on December 29, 1929 in Chickasha, Okla., to Claude B. and Sarah Lucinda (Taylor) Swinney. He passed away on July 12, 2021 in Watonga, Okla., at the age of 91.

Jerry Ray Suggs, 90, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 18, 2020 in Chandler, Texas where he lived with his son, Jerry Suggs Jr., and his wife Susan. He was born in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma on June 4, 1930 to James Edward and Hattie Suggs.

Caroline Angela Owens, 84, of Pauls Valley passed away July 4, 2021 in Oklahoma City. Caroline was born Oct. 3, 1936 in Savannah, Georgia to James Guy and Mildred Johannah Burke.

Jack Boucher, 71, was born February 14, 1950 and passed away July 5, 2021.

Anna Jean Park of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born on March 12, 1938 in Crawford, Oklahoma to Delbert and Mary Lucas. She peacefully passed away on July 2, 2021 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 83 years.