Editor insults critics

In a Sept. 15, 2015 My View column, Payson Roundup editor Pete Aleshire labeled any questioning of the funding as “gossip,” “conspiracy theories,” “insults and demeaning” and “demonizing” of those behind the project.

Additional thanks

We inadvertently left out some important businesses in our show program for “Addict,” recently presented at Payson High School.

Baby steps

Baby steps. Baby steps. Let us be grateful for baby steps.

At long last

The sale’s complete. The sale’s complete.

Restore university funding

With the newfound revenue coming into the state, Arizona now has $750 million in its rainy day fund. This money was not expected when the legislators adopted the state budget earlier this year.

Zane Grey’s legacy

Thank you for the very nice article in Tuesday’s Roundup on the Zane Grey Cabin.

Star Valley celebrates its first 10 years

Star Valley’s 10th anniversary picnic on Saturday drew 200 people, according to town officials.

Meat industry is scary

I was never scared of all the witches, zombies, and assorted goblins wandering around on Halloween next Saturday night.

Zane Grey Shrine Club grateful to tourney sponsors

The Zane Grey Shrine Club of Payson wishes to thank all the businesses that supported our recent golf tournament to raise funds for the Zane Grey Shrine Club’s activities in support of the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

Face distorted in rage

Sunday last the Rim Country Republican Club staged one of our famous sign waving events and a good time was had by all.

Pine water board shows flexibility

At the moment, Einstein’s bit of wisdom would seem to apply admirably to The Pine Strawberry Water Improvement District.

Offer more AP classes

A rock and a hard place: That neatly describes the plight of most school districts these days – including our own beloved Payson Unified School District. Hampered by the foolish lack of support for education on the part of the state legislature, the district faces many no-win choices.

Let military EMTs use their skills

Military veterans receive some of the best medical training and experience available when serving our country.

World Polio Day is Oct. 24

Celebrate with Rotary as the world approaches the total eradication of polio.

Gas wars resumed — we’re losing

Traditionally a “gas war” is between competing gas stations in an individual town or location.