Payson has a new fitness choice and it’s taking a page from old-school gyms.
Several local roadway projects have made their way onto the Arizona Department of Transportation’s five-year plan.
Beating out thousands of other singers, a local hairdresser made it through the first rounds of auditions for The Voice.
The new school year starts on Monday, Aug. 3 for all students at Payson Unified School District.
“It is often the worse call they’ll make on the worst day of their life,” said Alison Murphy, Payson Police Department dispatch supervisor.
Each afternoon, Rim Country residents eagerly watch the clouds build, then sigh in disappointment as they dissipate with little rain.
Property values rise; tax rate unchanged
Gila County’s budget for the upcoming fiscal year will drop by $2.5 million — nearly 3 percent.
Class sizes may exceed 30 without another teacher
Flanked by all but one of the Payson Elementary School kindergarten teachers, Jane Pond and Sylvia Sandoval on July 27 begged the Payson Unified School District board to add another kindergarten teacher to the staff.
Gila County District 1 Supervisor Tommie Martin is among those recently appointed to the National Association of Counties (NACo) steering committee leadership roles.
Gila County has awarded Koo Design Build the contract to design and build new stairs and landings for the county courthouse in Payson.
Rim Country Motor Sports in Star Valley will celebrate its grand opening from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1 at its new location, 4208 E. Highway 260.
A Mobile Vet Center will be in Payson from noon to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 5 and from 8 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Aug. 6 at Rim Country Health, 807 W. Longhorn Road.
A Gila County jail inmate who attacked a detention officer in an attempt to escape instead ended up with 8.5 years added to his sentence.
Fire district needs $400,000 more
It was dubbed a simple project that would cost $375,000 and take a year to build. After burning through much of that money, the Hellsgate Fire District is the proud owner of a concrete slab.
Rescuers brought a Payson man back to his vehicle Thursday after he got lost on the Barnhardt Trail.