The Payson School Board this week indefinitely postponed a proposal to hire a private firm to update and maintain the district’s capital improvement plan.
She will face Independent Tom O'Halleran in November
Today the Republican Precinct Committeemen of Legislative District Six picked Navajo County Supervisors Sylvia Allen to appear on the general election ballots as the Republican nominee to fill the senate seat left vacant by the Aug. 12 death of Senator Chester Crandell, who fell as a result of a fall from a horse.
Worried about people bullying your kid at school?
Saving the Blue Ridge Reservoir watershed
An all-star cast gathered in Payson Wednesday to sign an agreement to protect the watershed of the Blue Ridge Reservoir in a sweeping measure participants believe will serve as a national model.
Get ready for shady parking at the Gila Community College (GCC) parking lot.
Payson fell behind 28-7 at halftime but stormed back in the third quarter to pull within 28-21
Rattlin' the Rim
The highlight of the Labor Day weekend is certain to be the myriad of activities on the agenda for the Pine Strawberry Arts and Crafts Guild Festival to be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. tomorrow, Aug. 30, and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. the following day.
Somebody out there has been doing a major rain dance! I am not positive how much rain Tonto Village has received this month, but it was enough for the weeds and grass to sprout up almost overnight! I am not complaining a bit, the forest needs all the rain it can get.
A while back I wrote a pair of columns about life’s most exciting moments. At the time something occurred to me. I didn’t mention it then, but I thought about it a lot — some of life’s most exciting moments are also some of its worst ones.
DJ's Music Trivia
After four or five years of enduring a real downturn in the economy, the job market and the housing industry seem to be looking a whole lot better lately here in Payson. A four-year college in Payson seems to be on the cusp of realization, new businesses are popping up all over town and new housing subdivisions are projected to soon follow.
Another Week in the Creek
Christopher Creek is “a tiny hamlet under Central Arizona’s magnificent Mogollon Rim” according to a line in the bio of a gal who is among the most talented of the artists, entertainers, writers and crafters who have called this area their home over the years.
A motorcycle collision that occurred Friday, August 29, 2014 at approximately 9:50 am on Lake Mary Road at Mile Post 327, east of the Flagstaff city limits claimed the life of 60 year old Glenn Gelman of Yorbalinda, California.
Payson council candidates headed for runoff
Payson council candidates Chris Higgins and Bob Lockhart appear headed for a runoff election in November, according to the a count of 2,800 mail-in ballots released Friday afternoon by the Gila County election department.
Feral cats are either loved by the community or are not welcomed.