Blood red landscape defines Southwest
Our group of 18 braved the threat of rain on May 17 to head north just past Strawberry to the large dirt parking lot that sits on the left side of Highway 87 northbound just before mile marker 273.
Eight-year-old Jestin Frost courageously saved a little 2-year-old boy when the bouncy house they played in at the Color Run started losing all its air.
Principal of Rim Country Middle School Jennifer White threw another great Color Run to support student travel.
Observances stretch from Sunday to Monday
Rim residents and visitors are invited to attend several special Memorial Day ceremonies planned this weekend.
A man is in custody after reportedly opening fire on motorists on State Route 87 near Shea Boulevard Tuesday night.
Middle School concert a delight
To end its year, the Rim Country Middle School Choir held its own concert on May 16.
Crash took place on deadly turn north of Pine on Saturday
Two people were flown to the Valley Saturday after their motorcycle crashed head-on with a vehicle north of Strawberry.
For the second year, the High Country Garden Club has donated an Autumn Blaze Red Maple to the Town of Payson Parks Department.
Kerry Rawsthorne, Bob Watson named Woman & Man of Year
Time Out held its annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon under sunny skies at Rumsey Park Sunday, May 15.
Offhand courage and broken bones; all in a day’s work
Some people call them rodeo clowns.
Motorists advised to use caution in burn areas
Motorists traveling on Interstate 17 and State Route 87 in northern Arizona are likely to see smoke over the next week from three fires burning in the Coconino National Forest.
But cool, damp conditions turn fires into forest management tool
Two lightning-sparked forest fires on the Mogollon Rim above Pine-Strawberry this weekend alarmed residents — but not fire crews.
The Gila County Board of Supervisors last week approved distribution of $1.4 million in federal Forest Fee money to local school districts — including $350,000 for Payson.
The success of some of the younger members of the Pine Strawberry School archery team at the National Archery in Schools Program (NASP) National Tournament has Coach Dean Pederson dreaming of bigger and better things.