BREAKING NEWS: Okie Noodling falls prey to COVID-19

The City of Pauls Valley announced today that the popular Okie Noodling Tournament will not go on this summer due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

In a short notice, Pauls Valley Tourism Director Jason Selman said, “Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and circumstances surrounding it, it is with heavy hearts, we are cancelling the 2020 Okie Noodling Tournament. Our objective for 2021, The 21st Annual Tournament, is to make it bigger and better than ever.”

The News Star will have more on this story in next week’s paper.