Recall supporters now want quick election
The Gila County Board of Supervisors called off a promised community meeting on the takeover of the Pine Strawberry Water Improvement District and politely sidestepped pleas for a quick election.
When Kathleen Rable walked away from Waushakum Pond 46 years ago, she left a piece of herself. She never really forgot about it, but she did move on.
Payson Regional Medical Center (PRMC) has successfully obtained Level IV Trauma Center designation by the Arizona Department of Health Services, Chris Wolf, chief executive officer of PRMC has announced.
Gerardo Moceri, Maizy Hall win
Gerardo Moceri considered wearing shorts when he woke up Saturday morning. He went with long pants, instead.
Rattlin' the Rim
Dawn Potter is certain the Pine Strawberry School Builders Club’s Veterans Day tribute was a fitting salute to all who have served our country and also a valuable lesson to the students who participated. The tribute is called “The White Table.”
The Village really got dumped on with the rain and snow that started on Thursday and did not stop until Sunday morning. Most of the communities in the surrounding area all got about four inches of rain and snow.
DJ's Music Trivia
This weekend marks the 392nd anniversary of the first Thanksgiving, when in fall of 1621, the Pilgrims and the local Wampanoag people sat down to celebrate a successful harvest and give thanks.
Another Week in the Creek
Christopher Creek received five inches of moisture out of last weekend’s storm event, some of which came as three inches of wet snow.
My mother, God bless her, was quite ordinary the way we ordinarily judge people. And yet, every time anyone ever said anything about Mom it was always more than just a nice comment, it was a rave review.
Denise Morgan came to the Tamales for Toys event at Gerardo’s on Saturday, Nov. 23 to help the kids of Payson, but it reminded her of how her family helped with tamales during the holiday season.
Rim Country celebrates the holidays
Seems all of Rim Country has the holiday spirit — and not for just a couple of days, but for the rest of the year.
No need to eat alone this Thanksgiving — public dinners are happening all over Rim Country.
Buckner’s composure, professionalism, work ethic lauded by county attorney
For his composure under pressure both in the field and in courtroom, the Gila County Attorney’s Office has named a Payson cop Officer of the Quarter.
My earliest memories are of stories — they came flooding back to me during the Tellabration in Pine this past weekend as master storytellers enthralled 100 delighted listeners at the Pine Community Center.
Local businesses, county supervisors come through
The fourth annual Payson Area Food Drive is off to a strong start.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hopes to establish thousands of threatened Gila trout in a three-mile stretch of Haigler Creek, residents learned at a recent meeting.
The Pine Strawberry Water Improvement Board at its last meeting approved the award of a nearly $70,000 contract to CH2M Hill, a water engineering and consulting firm that already operates the water district under contract.
Again without the following vendors and personal donations the “Bingo for the Children” would not be the success it is every year.
Despite receiving some three inches of rain and a splattering of snow this weekend, police reported few problems.
Mr. Guida placed another advertisement “to irritate liberals.”