112 E. Paul Ave.
P.O. Box 638
Pauls Valley, OK 73075
405.238.6491
Donations Sought for Chamber Celebration

We are looking forward to an evening of casual networking, great music and great fun at the popular and well-attended Chamber Celebration Banquet on April 21. Adding to the evening’s festivities, the Chamber will be holding both silent and live auctions in hopes of showcasing our members and the items/services that they make available to Pauls Valley and surrounding communities. This auction is the Chamber’s largest fundraiser of the year, and necessary to the continued success of our organization.

We are asking for the donation of an item or service that showcases your business, or for a monetary contribution to go towards the purchase of some of the larger items we hope to secure for the event. Below are the types of items we are attempting to gather:

  • Gift Cards
  • Services: Beauty, Automotive, Medical/Dental Consultation, etc.
  • Day Passes: Golf Courses, Recreation Facilities, Amusement Parks, etc.
  • Products – Clothing, Jewelry, etc.
  • Specialty Wine/Beer/Liquor
  • Annual Memberships & Subscriptions
  • Tickets: Sporting events, Concerts, Theater, etc.

Please contact the Commerce, 405.238.6491 or email BusinessServices@PaulsValleyChamber.com , to make a to donation

Committee members heading up the planning are Jaclyn Woods (JetStream Casino), Macey Barber (AtLink), Shari Kendall (City of Pauls Valley), Jairus Mann (The Judges Inn) and Nicole Leary (Seth Wadley Auto Group). Volunteers are needed to ensure the evening's success. Click here to volunteer...


Who's Attending the Annual Legislative Breakfast on Feb. 21?

Stay informed about what's happening in regards to local, regional, state and national government by attending the annual Legislative Breakfast. After enjoying breakfast, attendees will hear from these confirmed special guests as of this publication date include:

  • State Sen. Greg McCortney
  • State Rep. Cindy Roe
  • State Rep. Sherrie Conley
  • Spencer Hall, Field Representative, U.S. Sen. James Inhofe
  • Amber Savage, Field Representative, U.S. Rep. Tom Cole
  • Steve Carson, Field Representative, U.S. James Lankford

The event occurs Friday, Feb. 21, at 7:30 a.m. at Donald Reynolds Recreation Center in Wacker Park. YOU MUST RSVP to attend by clicking on the button below.

We are grateful for our sponsors that ensure this important event takes place. This year's gold star sponsors are OG&E and JetStream Casino. Other sponsors are Garvin County News Star, Hunter Super Techs, Pauls Valley National Bank, the City of Pauls Valley.
More Growth in New Home at Former Pauls Valley Hospital

Our member Southern Plains Medical Group (SPMG) has provided an update. Pauls Valley Urgent Care & Diagnostic Center opened its doors at the former Pauls Valley Hosptial earlier this month and are now operating seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The diagnostic center is a CLIA/COLA certified laboratory, offering CT scans, digital X-rays, and ultra-sound.

"We are very thankful for the wonderful reception we have had in Pauls Valley at the Urgent Care, as well the continued support and warmth from SPMG provider Dr. Susan Jones and Valley Family Clinic," says Hal Brock, SPMG's Vice President of Business Development . "We look forward to continuing expanding our services in Pauls Valley and continue to work on the end goal, fully restoring the hospital services that were lost now more than a year ago." ...
CALENDAR

13 - Pauls Valley Industrial Development (closed meeting)
14 - Legislative Committee Meeting, 8:30am
14 - Valentine's Day
17 - Presidents Day (office closed)
18 - Executive Board Meeting, 11am (closed)
18 - Chamber Meeting & Lunch, Noon ( LUNCH ($) RSVP )
21 - Legislative Breakfast, 7:30am ( RSVP )​
February's Chamber Meeting & Lunch
Join us for the February Chamber Meeting & Lunch on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at noon. Our special guest for the day is Cathy Cash, CEO of the Garvin County Community Living Center (GCCLC).

Cathy is an expert in caring for people with developmental disabilities as well as an advocate for environmental responsibility. She oversees the organization's unique programs including the Valley Market, The Recycling Center, Sheltered Employment and Valley Gift & Awards. She has worked for GCCLC since its inception in 1982. She has led the agency to extreme growth and has earned the respect of the community.
Meet Our Renewing Members
Ace Hardware
Bosa Center
Chickasaw Nation
City of Pauls Valley
Cowboy’s Oilfield Products
David George Agency
Garvin County Community Living Center
Hampton Inn
Hunter Super Techs
J & R Construction
Jaime Means, DDS
John Blake (Individual)
L.A. Jacobson Inc.
Landmark Bank – Wynnewood
Legacy Drug
Lighthouse Behavioral Wellness Center
Lou Hall (Individual)
Love's Travel Stop (I35))
Love's Country Store (Downtown)
Mercy Clinic - Dr. Dennis Whitehouse
Mercy Clinic - Dr. Charles Mitchell
Mercy Clinic - Dr. Steven Moore
Pauls Valley Glass & MirrorPauls Valley Opry
Pauls Valley Tire & LubePizza Hut
Porter Heat & Air
Reavis Drug
Ron Powell & Associates
Sonic Drive-In (Downtown)
Sonic Drive-In (Interstate)
South Central CASA of Oklahoma
SteelCo, Inc. – Paoli
TH Rogers Lumber Co.
The Daisy Patch
The Recycling Center
The Vault
Valley Family Clinic
Valley Gifts & Awards
Valley Market
Walmart Distribution Center
Washita Valley Living Center
Wildhorse RV Park
Williamson's Furniture
Wooster Funeral Home
NEWS
IN BRIEF
Alleyway Inspiration

It was an idea tried elsewhere, and Chamber President Sherri Wing hopes the inspiration of the message contributes to the "team up to clean up" spirit which has motivated many in Pauls Valley to use civil pride to beautify our city. Have you seen it? Check out the alleyway sign on the back of the Chamber office! ... And be inspired!
2nd Annual Wild Hog Hunt

A date has been set for that oh so appreciated and "wild" contest we call the Wild Hog Hunt. The fundraiser for the Chamber also aids area farmers and ranchers by ridding the area of feral hogs that prey on livestock and destroy property. Hosts for the event are Tyler Justice of Reavis Drug and Macey Barber of AtLink.

The date is March 20-21. Watch for more details.
Vendors for Okie Noodling

The mega June 19-20 event is just around the corner. The Chamber is now accepting applications for both food trucks and merchandise vendors. If you are interested in vendor space, please see the applications here:
Winners in Poster Contest

The Chamber hosted this local emphasis in conjunction with its interest and participation in the Pockets of Progress local clean-up efforts. [NOTE: The next citywide event is set for May 2.]

Select art submissions are now on display at the Chamber office.

Prize Winners

Pauls Valley High School:
1st Place - Johanna Flores (12th)
2nd Place - Lezlee Hanshaw (10)
Honorable Mention - Haylie McCray (10)
Teacher - Susan Capers

Whitebead:
1st Place - Eternity Self (5th) and
Emili Reyes (8th)
2nd Place - Radha Patel (5th) and
Aatma Patel (8th)
Teacher - Nancy McGee

The contest was the chance for students to show artistic, imaginative and creative talent with a positive and original poster design about solutions for Oklahoma's litter problem. The contest is affiliated with a similar campaign sponsored by the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.

The winners and teachers were awarded cash prizes.