Despite winning its final three games and finishing at No. 16 in the power rankings, Payson’s volleyball team just missed qualifying for the 16-team Division 3 state tournament because of a rule awarding automatic berths to the five section champions.
Voter approval of excise tax would provide $800,000 annually for roads
For the first time in its 20-year history, the Town of Payson may receive a chunk of the half-cent transportation excise tax if voters agree to extend it.
The Payson Unified School District Board moved to agree to the sale and refunding of capital improvement bonds.
Rattlin' the Rim
Phoenix Suns announcer Al Mc Coy is well known for his catch phrases that include “Zing go the strings” and “Swish-a-roo for two” when Phoenix scores.
DJ's Music Trivia
A longtime fall tradition, the Town of Payson’s annual Trunk or Treat Festival will again be held this Halloween Friday evening on Main Street from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m in front of and in the parking lot of the Ox Bow Saloon. This year’s title sponsor is Chili’s Restaurant.
Another Week in the Creek
Christopher Creek is a month into fall with the weather just nice as can be. The days are warm and cool nights invite folks to gather ’round a campfire.
As I write this it is Thursday Oct 2, 2014. Yesterday, as I read the Roundup I noticed a letter inviting everyone to attend the annual celebration of the founding of the United States Marine Corps.
APS accountability – key issue for ACC candidate Holway
Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) candidate Jim Holway, received numerous rounds of applause for his position on holding APS accountable for spending dark money in the election at the Oct. 23 Payson Tea Party meeting.
PHOENIX – With shadowy nonprofit groups expected to spend millions this year to influence Arizona voters without disclosing the sources of their money, both candidates for the state office overseeing elections are offering plans to address the practice.
Kaitie’s Closet will be moving into a new building next week located at 814 N. Beeline Highway.
An insider’s view of a Pride of Payson competition
The band stood at attention on the field, instruments poised to play.
PHOENIX – The two major-party candidates for Arizona governor agree on a few things when it comes to the contentious issue of immigration:
The playoffs are on the line at 7 p.m. Friday at Payson High School as the Longhorns host Show Low in the final football game of the regular season
About 60 people attended the annual Payson Community Garden potluck dinner.