With the state budget looking grim, talk of wresting land out of federal control to turn it over to the Arizona state land trust has gained traction in the Payson Unified School District (PUSD) boardroom.
Sadie Dunman 1 of 3 Players of the Year
Payson earned plenty of recognition on the Arizona Interscholastic Association Girls Soccer Team in voting by coaches, with a record 21 girls receiving recognition.
Contract OK’d as Alliance chair resigns
One bombshell and one move forward.
Red Rock tourney helped PHS prepare
Payson’s boys basketball team opened the regular portion of its season on a strong note by beating host Camp Verde 60-53 on Tuesday.
Open home schedule tonight
Payson’s girls basketball team faced a challenge in their season-opening tournament in Goodyear, going up against four larger schools in the Desert Edge Scorpion Shootout on Nov. 28-29.
A 29-year-old Payson man faces a slew of child abuse charges after reportedly slapping around his girlfriend’s children.
Residents protest plan to loosen access requirements
Despite some residents’ objections, the Planning and Zoning Commission Monday recommended the Payson Town Council increase the number of homes allowed on a cul-de-sac to comply with a model, international fire code.
I’m writing this in response to the article that was in the Payson Roundup on the mini-golf business.
Attention Dish Network customers. If you, like myself, received a card in the mail relating to your older receiver that needs to be updated, beware.
The Oval Office dictionary has apparently been misplaced.
The St. Vincent dePaul Society would like to say a great big thank you to everyone in the community and the local grocery stores, Bashas’ and Safeway, KMOG, and our wonderful volunteers for making Turkey Tuesday, Nov. 25, a huge success!
No doubt, putting more federal land on the tax rolls would benefit the economy — especially in rural communities like Rim Country.
Recently, the Town of Payson laid out a plan to increase our water rates, in order for the town to show an ability to pay for bonds that would finance the completion of the Blue Ridge water project.
The Payson Salvation Army is in need of volunteers to ring bells for this Christmas season.
The Mogollon Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and the Rim Country Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) had the opportunity to present 1,000 copies of the Constitution of the United States to the students of Payson High School Dec. 9, 2014.
Help our furry friends get a home for the howlidays.
DJ's Music Trivia
In June 1965, R&B-soul singer Ben E. King released the song “She’s Gone Again.” And that title pretty much says what’s going on in my life right now.
Whew — Tonto Village is really smoky! There have been crews around the Village lighting the piles of brush cut earlier.
In reading books about our ancestors, or looking at some of their portraits, you would swear that they must have been a straight-laced bunch that never cracked a smile. And by and large you wouldn’t be too far from being right. But every once in a while ...