So, suddenly, no more AIMS test.
Shhhhh. Don’t jinx it.
I was dismayed when I read the article about Payson Unified School District Superintendent Greg Wyman’s report to the school board on bills pending in the Arizona Legislature and the possible effects on our schools.
Brenda Barton says she is “working on kindergarten hours” and transparency in government. Actually she is a co-signer of a bill that closes doors on public meetings and ensures secrecy in legislation — a far cry from transparency.
This is an open letter to the Safeway manager and wonderful employees at the store.
“DHS Intelligence Report Warns of Domestic Right-Wing Terror Threat,” warns CNN.
On the subject of educational reform ... please take note of the story concerning a wonderfully creative effort in a Payson High School history class to help students understand how miscalculation and emotion produced the great tragedy of the 20th century — World War I.
“Those that respect the law and love sausage should watch neither being made.” Mark Twain
If the Rim Country Regional Chamber of Commerce is so concerned with failing small businesses, why then would they go out-of-state to have their own website redone without even requesting a proposal from one of their own chamber members?
Thank you to all of the people who called or showed up at the Feb. 17 Northern Gila County Fair board meeting to volunteer.
How wonderful that the front page news of our Friday, Feb. 13 paper told how promptly our town officials got together and cleaned up the “town yard” located at 500 South Green Valley Parkway after complaints received from people strolling along the upper loop of the park who could view the “unorganized junk yard” and the Payson Roundup sending town officials several pictures of the mess and seeking town officials help to clean it up.
I’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who kept their eyes and ears on alert looking for my lost puppy, Z.
The antics of the recently elected Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas should come as no surprise.
With each passing year, the great wisdom of the Rim Country leaders who won rights to the C.C. Cragin Reservoir grows more clear.
Rep. Brenda Barton does have a point.