If it seems a little crowded in Payson lately, it may be because August is the month chosen most frequently for vacations in the United States. With temperatures at triple digits in the Valley of the Sun, it is no wonder folks head north to Rim Country.
Diabetes is a serious disease. It can lead to kidney problems, glaucoma and other eye disorders, foot ulcers, amputation of feet or legs, stroke, diabetic coma, and even death.
“Summer is not done yet,” August declares, as the thermometer sizzles and the Arizona sun outdoes itself.
Midsummer — and the livin’ is easy, especially if you have a functioning air conditioner!
Our days are growing longer! No more getting up in the dark and cold.
I’ve lived in Payson for nearly 17 years, yet I still am surprised at all that goes on around town.
“April hath a spirit of youth in everything,” wrote William Shakespeare.
Do you remember life without computers?
What a strange thing time is! It cannot be seen or heard, nor can it be felt. It is both a second and an eternity, and sometimes a second seems like an eternity.
Are you ready for more holidays?
Have you had a good laugh today?
January strode into Rim Country full strength over New Year’s, establishing its claim to being the king of winter by dropping a foot of snow, followed by temperatures that had us reaching for sweaters and warm jackets, and searching for the scarves and gloves we stored away last spring.
Residents begin returning to Canal Apartments
With soiled carpet and water-soaked walls replaced, the first round of residents moved back into the Canal Senior Apartments Monday and everyone is expected to be back home by Christmas, staff says.
November is known for many things — Veterans Day and Thanksgiving are the two most celebrated, but this month is also Aviation History and International Drum Month, National Adoption Awareness, Model Railroad, Native American Heritage and Peanut Butter Lovers Month.
Do you have juniper trees around your house?