Cloudburst may flood roadways
The National Weather Service has posted a flash flood warning until 5:00 p.m. today for West Central Gila County.
If the sons of Peter and Sallie Haught had stayed in Texas, their descendants would have been millionaires.
Ten years ago, 80 percent of New Orleans was flooded, thousands of people were left homeless, the city had no power or running water and automobiles were rendered useless because roadways were submerged.
At the Movies
While watching “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” I kept thinking of the old TV detective show “Peter Gunn.” The current film has the same sort of jazzy theme — light, fast-paced action and clever banter.
Start celebrating this weekend with special Rim events
The Labor Day holiday weekend is little more than a week away — it is “officially” Saturday, Sept. 5 through Monday, Sept. 7 — but you can start celebrating this weekend with some special events around the Rim Country.
After a few months of blue skies and warm temperatures, summer revelers will soon bid adieu to the sultry days of this beloved season.
Some Star Valley residents are still concerned about the plans for the Waste Matters, Inc., site at 61 Moonlight Drive.
Payson voters grilled Payson Unified School District officials last week on everything from the constant fundraising to support core programs to the lack of sufficient advanced placement classes.
Masonic Lodge donates four shopping carts of shoes
Ah ... the annual shopping trip for back-to-school shoes — for 107 kids.
Payson approves contract
The C.C. Cragin pipeline project continues to move forward, one pipe at a time.
Payson avoids record heat
Rim Country continues to enjoy a more-or-less average year, with a mild fire season, normal rainfall and predictions of a wetter-than average winter.
Corporation commission approval spawns controversy
Although Arizona faces a federal mandate to cut the use of coal-fired power plants, homeowners will face sharply higher costs if they go solar — thanks to new fees on rooftop solar systems imposed by Arizona Public Service and the Salt River Project.
Arizona Game and Fish officers killed a black bear early Thursday morning after it attempted to break into a cabin for a second time in an area near Hart Prairie, northwest of Flagstaff.
Joe Trayer would like Payson High School students to stay on campus for lunch.
Studies show forests have greater impact than scientists realized
Forests have a much greater impact on global climate than scientists realized, according to a series of recent studies.
The World’s Oldest Continuous Rodeo celebrated its 131st birthday last weekend with a three-day party at the Payson Event Center.
In its first year of existence, the Payson Farmers Market Pie Eating Contest sponsored by Enzo Crivelli Wood Designs, exhibited some successful techniques and some not so successful techniques.