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The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association, as promised, issued a statement Monday regarding its previous stance on the postponements of its high school basketball state tournaments and spring sports seasons.

TOKYO – The Tokyo Olympics are probably going to happen, but almost surely in 2021 rather than in four months as planned.

A streak of 47 scoreless innings spanning 8 games and two seasons came to an end for the Pauls Valley Panthers on Thursday at Wynnewood. They couldn't however break the losing streak as the Savages came from behind for a 9-1 win over the Panthers.

Brandon Zaragoza, a Westmoore product and senior on Oklahoma's baseball team, won't have a chance to compete for a trip to the College World Series this season due to the NCAA's cancellation of its spring championships.

Jerry Iverson of Pauls Valley scored his first ever Hole-in-One Monday, March 9 at the Pauls Valley Municipal Golf Course.  

Starting pitcher Dylan Aderholt pitched a great game for Pauls Valley Monday in a district battle with Ada. He didn't get any backing behind him as the Panthers committed nine errors in an 8-0 loss to the Cougars.

The Pauls Valley one doubles team of Cameron Freeland and Macey Bonner started the 2020 season with a first place finish in the Duncan Invitational. The girls only lost four games over the course of three matches. 

The Stratford Lady Bulldogs season came to an end Friday in the Area IV consolation semifinal with Cashion at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.

The Stratford Lady Bulldogs ran into a buzzsaw in the Class 2A Area IV Regional Tournament Finals Saturday. That buzzsaw was Kynsey Dixon and the Caddo Lady Bruins. 

A new era of Pauls Valley baseball began Monday as the Panthers opened up the 2020 season in district action at Sulphur. New head coach Tim Johnson and the Panthers didn't get the start they wanted but showed signs of improvement in a 10-0 loss.

A 5-for-17 night from the free throw line and missed opportunities in the paint cost the Pauls Valley Valley Lady Panthers in a regional consolation final against Tecumseh Saturday losing a 38-36 battle.

OKLAHOMA CITY — The book is not entirely shut on Andre Roberson playing NBA basketball this season, Thunder coach Billy Donovan explained prior to Thursday’s tip against the Sacramento Kings. Nor does it appear to be probable or likely.

The Pauls Valley Lady Panthers stayed alive in the Class 4A playoffs as they held off Madill for a 46-29 win in a regional consolation game in Newcastle Thursday. 

The Statford Lady Bulldogs captured the Class 2A Area IV District 6 crown after a 44-19 win over Burns Flat-Dill City on Saturday in Minco.

The Elmore City-Parnell Lady Badgers got off to a good start in Friday’s district elimination game with Wayne. A non productive second quarter on the offensive end allowed Wayne to blow open the game as they rolled to a 64-31 win

The Pauls Valley Panthers played Newcastle close throughout the first half of Saturday's district contest. A 21-1 run to start the second half blew open the game as the Racers finished with an 86-53 win.

The No. 5 team in Class B and the defending state champ flexed their muscle in a Regional Semifinal game with Maysville on Thursday. The Varnum Whippets used a stifling defense to run past the Warriors 58-17.

Even though Paoli never led in Thursday's game with Macomb, the Pugs never gave up in a 50-30 loss in an elimination game in Varnum.

The Paoli Lady Pugs struggled in the second half to score in the Class B Regional Elimination game at Varnum Thursday. Paoli finished with six second half points as they let one slip away losing to Springer 35-25 ending their season.

The Pauls Valley Panthers jumped out quickly on Lindsay Monday night in the battle of Washita Valley. Pauls Valley led by 25 points midway through the second quarter but had to hold on in the end for a 70-64 win.

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Obituaries

Edna M. Jackson of Pauls Valley was born January 3, 1922 in Okmulgee, Okla., to Clossie Elgin Henley and Hattie Helen Henley. She passed away on March 24, 2020 in Pasadena, Texas at the age of 98.

Margaret Ann Johnson, age 68, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at her home in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. She was born January 1, 1952 in Grandfield, Oklahoma to Johnny Satterfield and Francis Liz Oliver.

Edna M. Jackson of Pauls Valley was born January 3, 1922 in Okmulgee, Okla., to Clossie Elgin Henley and Hattie Helen Henley. She passed away on March 24, 2020 in Pasadena, Texas at the age of 98. Edna was married to Ben A. Jackson on January 28, 1967 in Houston, Texas. She was an independen…

Gearline “Jeri” Sissons of Pauls Valley passed away March 20, 2020 in Norman, Oklahoma at the age of 81 years.