Rose Lesnick turned 100 Nov. 28, 2014 surrounded by friends and family coming from as far away as Northern California.
If you are a business owner, you may have already met Jason Larson, the town’s new code compliance specialist tasked with enforcing everything from business signage to overgrown yards.
I have visited ponderosa pine forests throughout the West, including in the Coconino National Forest.
It didn’t take the Longhorns long to get rolling on Monday night.
Small town Christmas — special small town Christmas, I think. Here in the mountains high above the big city, warmth has a meaning far beyond temperature.
After winning the Payson Parks and Rec regular season co-ed volleyball championship, Waylon Pettet Insurance went out and left no doubt who’s best by winning the league tournament.
Technology blackout drives Rim Country residents nuts
All it took was one break and most of Rim Country was without phone, TV and Internet service for much of Tuesday, crippling businesses and leaving subscribers wondering how this could happen.
Yesterday at a meeting of our local chapter of Saving Arizona Revenue, Children And State Money — members Pat, Brenda and Shirley (not their real names ... they prefer to work anonymously) came up with a great solution ...
Big 4th quarter helps D4 Mustangs upset Longhorns
Payson’s boys basketball team needed a win in its home opener against Heber Mogollon on Monday night.
In a major step forward for the best hope of protecting Northern Arizona communities from wildfire, Good Earth Power AZ, LLC (GEPAZ) signed a lease to build a small-tree lumber mill on a 37-are parcel in Williams.
Victor and Debra Cunningham caught 10.22 pounds of fish to win the Avid Angler Division of the Let’s Talk Fishin’ Tournament at Roosevelt Lake on Dec. 6.
It has been said many times before in this spot — the Rim Country is blessed with more generous individuals and organizations — as well as businesses and governmental entities — than can be counted.
After the midweek storm that hit the Rim Country, the Rim glowed white in the morning light Thursday, but will it stay?
What did we ever do without cell phones and Internet?
DJ's Music Trivia
Merry Christmas! Happy Holidays! The little phrases so commonly used at this time of the year.
Last week I wrote that I happened to look up someone mentioned in a humorous way in a story I read. His name was Sydney Smith, an Anglican minister born in England in 1771. I didn’t think I had found someone likely to say anything very funny.
Tonto Village has had its first snowfall on Saturday afternoon. First there was rain, and then it suddenly turned to snowflakes.
Rattlin' the Rim
Those pesky squirrels, so abundant in the Rim Country, apparently like fiber-optic cables as well as they do the fruit off my apple and apricot trees.
Another Week in the Creek
Christopher Creek got a taste of early winter weather over the weekend with another three-quarters inch of rain overnight last Friday.
Following is a schedule of Christmas services planned at area churches.