We could have elected either Scott Smith or Fred DuVal as our governor, we could have and should have elected Dr. David Garcia as our superintendent of public instruction, and we could have elected individuals to the Corporation Commission that weren’t beholden to the regulated utility companies, but we the voters selected our current crop of less than average state office holders.
Our representative Republican Paul Gosar is back to his old tricks, searching every nook and cranny to see what he can find to deceptively pin on President Obama.
Recently the Brunson and Walker families celebrated the 80th birthday of longtime Gila County resident Joyce Brunson.
The G.E.S.T. (Gila Employment Special Training) Day Program has been held in one of the classrooms in the Payson First Assembly church for the last few years.
I am not able to attend meetings of the city council so must hope members read the Roundup and will consider the following.
Let us attain a new record with contributions to the Blood Drive to be held July 27.
In a recent Payson meeting, our representative, Bob Thorpe, informed his audience he had written a letter to ASU president Michael Crow, insisting in-state tuition be denied to so-called Dreamers — students brought to America as children by their undocumented Hispanic parents who were in search of honorable employment.
The Payson Pioneer Cemetery board would like to express its deep appreciation and heartfelt thanks to those groups and individuals who participated in the Memorial Day Celebration held at the Pioneer Cemetery on May 24, 2015.
There is still a strong demand for institutions that offer four-year undergraduate degrees, especially if they specialize.
Because of the love and generosity of our donors, sponsors, golfers and volunteers, the 8th Annual Gracie Lee Haught Golf Tournament was a huge success!!!
I read Senator Allen’s guest comment with interest. I completely agree with her that the accomplishments of Arizona graduates is impressive. I am always amazed at the quality of our Payson students.
We are sad to see Sarah Hock leave the Humane Society of Central Arizona.
Gila County School Superintendent Linda O’Dell would like to thank everyone who attended Arizona School Superintendent Diane Douglas’ public meeting on Thursday, June 4.
People across the United States celebrate Flag Day on June 14 each year to honor the United States flag and to commemorate the flag’s adoption.
The General U.S. Grant Camp No. 3 is currently being formed in Flagstaff, Ariz. and will serve those who reside in northern Arizona.