The Rim Country Rotary-Payson honored the November Student of the Month Jennifer Labadie-Bailey at the club’s Nov. 21 meeting with a Certificate of Merit and a check for $50.
For the 10th year running, Santa’s Gila County helpers have been busy refurbishing bikes all year to distribute to less fortunate children at Christmas. So far the county has collected 140 rebuilt bikes for various organizations to give to children throughout Gila County.
This small, but colorful art gallery and gift shop opened earlier this year in the Swiss Village Shops next to the then-Payson Florist, 802 N. Beeline Highway.
118% boost won’t upgrade system, increase supply
Payson Water Company’s customers may soon be paying twice as much for water — but they’ll still likely face the frustrations of water rationing and a ramshackle system.
Shared endurance training strengthens longtime friendships
Todd Poer woke up at 3 a.m. and drove from his home in Payson to Willow Springs Lake.
Principals Rob Varner, Will Dunman and Asa Hall met with many parents in the past month to hammer out ways to relieve overcrowding at Payson Elementary School.
Payson library offers classes, movies and more to enrich patrons’ lives
The rush of the holidays can get so overwhelming we start to sympathize with ol’ Ebenezer and find ourselves secretly saying, “Bah humbug” rather than “Happy holidays.”
As the weather turns cold and the sky turns gray, nothing warms the heart and lifts the spirit like the unconditional love offered by a companion animal.
Dr. Lynnette Brouwer will lead the Unity of Payson 10 a.m. service Sunday, Dec. 8 with her talk “Be Not Afraid.”
The 8th Annual Spirit of Christmas is Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Payson High School Auditorium.
Lawyers did not turn over key evidence in trial about struggle with Payson police
Citing prosecutor and police misconduct, Gila County Superior Court Judge Peter Cahill on Tuesday threw out multiple felony convictions arising from Payson resident Brandon Lee Lewis’ October 2011 confrontation with three officers.
Report: Just 15 percent of Payson High graduates finish at a university in six years
Only 15 percent of Payson High School graduates earn a college degree within six years compared to 18.6 percent of students statewide.
Father gets 20 years in death of daughter after years of missed chances
Gasoa Balas will likely spend the next 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to second degree murder, aggravated assault and driving under the influence Tuesday.
School district buys out $58,000 contract; seeking interim chief starting Jan. 1st
Payson Unified School District (PUSD) will spend $58,000 to buy out Superintendent Ron Hitchcock’s contract and seek an interim superintendent to take over by Jan. 1.
I was writing about Mom last week when something intriguing popped into my head. We were talking about the questions I asked Mom. I could only remember a couple of important ones; probably because I’ve forgotten the simple ones all kids ask when they’re young.