Around The Rim Country


PCCS Eagle Golf Scramble Tournament

Come enjoy an afternoon of golf in the beautiful pines of Payson Saturday, May 4, and help the Payson Community Christian School. The shotgun start at the Payson Golf Course, 1504 W. Country Club Dr. is at 12:30 p.m.

The cost is $80 per person, $300 per team, or team with a pastor and pay $280. The fee includes 18 holes of golf with cart and dinner with all the trimmings. Mulligans, raffle tickets, string and additional dinner tickets ($10) can be purchased the day of the tournament.

Call Richard Lyell for additional information and registration at (928) 468-6176.

Get on board for Community Yard Sale

Register now for space at the Community Yard Sale, sponsored by Community Presbyterian Church, from 7 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 18. This is a great, one-stop shopping experience featuring numerous vendors. Spaces fill up fast, so come on in and reserve a space.

For just $10 per 10-foot-by-19-foot space, vendors can make a great profit from many shoppers. The church will be open with rest rooms and drinking fountain.

All proceeds for space rental go to the Deacons Assistance Program.

The Community Yard sale will be at 800 W. Main St. (corner of Oak and Main). Reserve a space by calling the office at (928) 474-2059.

4th Annual Charity Golf Event 

Payson Area Habitat for Humanity (PAHH) is conducting its 4th Annual Charity Golf Event at Chaparral Pines Golf Club in Payson Sunday, June 2.

Register now to participate. This year’s format is a two-person scramble, with a 10 a.m. shotgun start.

The 2013 entry fee includes green fees, range balls, a box lunch … and the opportunity to win a $50,000 Hole-in-One prize.  Players can participate in various par three contests, and there will be awards for tournament winners. Following golf, there will be appetizers and a no-host bar, and Silent Auction results will be announced.

You can sponsor a local firefighter, peace officer or teacher to golf in your place through our “Hero Sponsorships.” Please contact our office for details at (928) 474-0330.

 Registration forms can be found on the PAHH Web site: events.htm, or at the PAHH ReStore, located at the corner of Highways 87 and 260, (928) 474-0330.

The entry fee is $150 per person ($125 for Chaparral Pines members). All proceeds will go directly to Payson Area Habitat for Humanity.

Legion Riders Fun Run for Payson Supply Line

It’s spring, so it’s time for the annual American Legion Riders Fun Run for the Payson Supply Line.

Come to the Payson American Legion Post 69 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Saturday, May 11 to register (the post is on East Highway 260, just three-quarters of a mile east of Highway 87). Participants can ride motorcycles, quads or travel along in their cars, or just come out for the fun. Live music starts at 1 p.m.

To make a tax-deductible contribution toward the cause, mail it to ALR Post 69, 709 E. Highway 260, Payson, AZ 85541.

Proceeds from this event help the organizers of the Payson Supply Line continue to provide comfort and care items to active duty military personnel in war zones.

Corvette show

The Rim Country Corvettes group will hold its 2nd Annual Show at Chapman Chevrolet on May 11.

Gila County Mounted Posse benefit

Join the Gila County Mounted Posse’s “Spring Roundup Dinner & Dance” from noon to 7 p.m., Saturday, May 11 at the Historic Ox Bow on Main Street, Payson.

There will be a barbecue dinner, live music by 3 Wheel Drive, raffles, live and silent auctions and more.

Tickets are just $10 and can be purchased at the Ox Bow, Bob’s Western Wear, Payson Concrete, or for more information, contact Earl Chitwood at (928) 238-0005 or Larry White, (928) 978-8010.

Proceeds will benefit the Gila County Mounted Posse, a search and rescue organization, and a portion will go to a scholarship fund as well.


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