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.
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.
Rattlin' the Rim
Working in the newspaper business is never without its surprises and feel-good stories.
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 ...
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.
Another Week in the Creek
Christopher Creek is just average — but that’s not bad. The Creek had an inch and three-quarters in a 48-hour rain event last week.
When anglers head to two eastern Arizona rivers this spring for trout season, that lunker fit for the frying pan may look surprisingly high-tech, starting with a 6-inch wire hanging from its belly.
Rain and fog and cold! Oh my!
Rim Country Archaeological Society finds joy and mystery in the ruins of Chaco Canyon
Ed Spicer stood on the cliff edge, overlooking the 800-year-old ruins of Pueblo Bonito, once the mystic center of an ancient world. A genial fighter pilot with artificial knees, an inexhaustible sense of adventure and an insatiable curiosity, Ed dubiously surveyed the rain clouds gathering south of Chaco Canyon.
In the Rim Country, Tonto Basin was the only school district with three board members.
On Saturday, Payson staged a small-town celebration of Christmas that featured the cheer, joy and companionship of the season.