“This is Payson’s Epcot,” said Sharry Jarrell as she sat down in the Rim Country Middle School cafeteria to enjoy a helping of broiled asparagus wrapped in Canadian bacon and cheese sprinkled with breadcrumbs paired with an herbed white fish spread on toast from Denmark.
Gila Community College Dean Stephen Cullen announced two new vocational classes for Payson students at the board meeting on Feb. 20: cosmetology and medical billing.
Most people know the story of “The Wizard of Oz,” with Dorothy getting sucked up into a tornado and landing in the land over the rainbow.
Classes start, gates open and plots selling out
Time to pull out shovels and spades — the Community Garden on East Tyler Parkway will host an open house on Saturday, March 1.
Payson hookup will raise rates but eliminate shortage
Mesa del Caballo residents will no longer see trucks bearing expensive water trundling into their community this summer — a loan to build a pipeline cleared all hurdles last week, announced the Water Infrastructure Finance Authority of Arizona.
Payson Unified School District would like parents of second-grade students to know they may apply for open enrollment, but must do so before March 31.
Gila County facilities are bulging at the seams, which produces extra problems around election time when voters try to take advantage of early ballots. Payson staff for the county recorder and assessor share the small building on the southwest corner of West Frontier and South Colcord.
The Payson Senior Center will add a Pilates exercise class and an Irish dance class to its lineup of spring activities.
A+ Book Fairs present “Don’t Bug Me, I’m Reading” at Payson Elementary School, Monday, March 3 to Friday, March 7 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the school library.
Here at the Humane Society of Central Arizona, we often hear a lot of myths about cats and dogs.
Payson Area Stroke Survivors is a support group for stroke survivors and their caregivers.
No layoffs, but tough choices for board
Despite a rise in enrollment and a tiny increase in basic state aid, the Payson Unified School District could face a million-dollar shortfall in the upcoming budget, the weary school board learned this week.
Agreement could save $500,000
Rural fire departments must cut costs and cooperate to maintain existing services, Hellsgate Fire Battalion Chief Dave Bathke told his board members on Wednesday.
This March will roar in like a lion with the National Weather Service (NOAA) calling for 100 percent chance of showers on Saturday, the first day of the month.
Rattlin' the Rim
Family and friends of Allyson Rene Randall gathered in Pine on Saturday to celebrate the life of the former Pine Elementary and Payson High School student who died Feb. 6 at 45 years of age.