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PAOLA – The city-owned ballfields in Wallace Park soon could look much different if plans are approved to make large-scale renovations, but the total cost could become an issue as city officials debate the best use of sales tax revenue.

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PAOLA — Three people associated with Lakemary Center in Paola recently received awards from InterHab, an organization that serves as a voice in Kansas for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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PAOLA — When 4-year-old Zaydin Reynolds heard the sound of a fire truck pulling up in front of his Paola home on the morning of Saturday, Dec. 19, he quickly ran to the window.

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PAOLA — The Paola City Council has decided to lift the city’s ban on the pit bull dog breed and instead focus on encouraging good pet ownership by increasing the penalties for code violations associated with unregistered animals.

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PAOLA — The wearing of masks in public places in Paola will continue to be a requirement following the Paola City Council’s monthly review of the ordinance during their Dec. 8 meeting.

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With COVID-19 wreaking havoc on the holiday season throughout the country, Tyler Daniels has noticed something interesting taking place in his hometown of Paola and surrounding communities. More and more houses than ever before are featuring elaborate Christmas displays.

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WICHITA — A Paola woman who is currently serving time in state prison in the July 2017 death of 23-year-old Heather Briggs has been sentenced to more than 11 years in federal prison on a separate federal drug trafficking charge.