Thanks Payson Roundup for the rest of the story

I applaud the Roundup for investigating and reporting Alyssa Dunman’s theft from RCMS

Refreshing reminder of hope

Sadly, for Christmas, we missed that beautiful white blanket we love so completely adorning our little hamlet.

Resignation explained

It was recently brought to my attention that my service on the Rim Country Educational Alliance board was discussed on KMOG’s Rim Country Forum program this past week.

Thanks to all the ‘ChariTrees’ volunteers

The Swiss Village Merchants would like to send a very special thank you to the volunteers who contributed to the “ChariTrees” program for our community’s less fortunate families.

Lions Club appreciates trash assistance

Whew! Are we ever fortunate.

Why not a trade school?

My husband and I are new to Payson and just love it.

Prayer Warriors for Christ

Forty Rim Country Christian prayer warriors started 2016 in the right way, in spite of freezing temperatures, by being a vital part of the New Year’s Sunrise Prayer Service at the Nazarene Church’s Outdoor Chapel.

Lip Sync tryouts

Rim Country Optimist and Payson Rotary Clubs are sponsoring their eighth annual Lip Sync Contest.

Most important wish for 2016

Here’s our wish for the new year: A Firewise building code in Payson — and some stirrings of responsibility by the Gila County Board of Supervisors.

Job training vital

We found ourselves hugely encouraged by Sen. Sylvia Allen’s strong support for vocational education as she assumes chairmanship of the Senate Education Committee.

Game & Fish restructuring consolidates departments

In a world where the only constant is change, it is sometimes tempting to dig in, hunker down and fight to keep things the same.

Sylvia Allen sets priorities for education committee

I am grateful for the trust President Biggs has shown in me by appointing me to this chairmanship. I believe in our education system in Arizona and it is time we brag about what we are accomplishing.

Climate change

The ignorance of Sylvia Allen is appalling and dangerous in the area of climate change.

Thanks for all the food

The volunteers from Pine Strawberry Food Bank want to thankfully thank all the people living in Pine and Strawberry for all the help you have given us throughout this past year to distribute food to needy families in Pine and Strawberry.