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Athletic director, student-athletes thank voters

Override provides a big boost to school teams and clubs

Jennifer White was one of the many Payson Unified School District employees hoping voters passed last month’s override.

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Longhorn girls give champs all they can handle in heartbreaking loss

Sure, every team wants to win, but losses aren’t always just losses.

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Carolyn Fruth running down distance records

Turning a half-century old is not slowing Carolyn Fruth.

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Elk seasons come to a close

Outdoors Under the Rim

If you have tried to get on the Beeline on a Thursday or Friday for the last three months and have been slowed by the long line of campers, trailers and motor homes, no doubt you may be wondering, “Where are they going?” The great majority are hunters heading to elk country to preseason scout or to start their hunt.

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Crappie bite at Roosevelt improves

Rim Country Fishing Report

Finally we’re getting some snow up on the Rim, which overall is a good thing.

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Win Cash in the Payson Roundup's Pigskin Payoff Football Contest!

Circle one winner for each of the games listed in the Payson Roundup Pigskin Payoff Entry Form. In the tie-breaker space, write your prediction for the final score of that game. Fill in your name and phone number at the bottom, cut out this page and deposit your entry in the contest box at the Payson Roundup office, 708 N. Beeline Highway, by 5 p.m. Friday.

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Six Horns first team all-section in girls soccer

Sadie Dunman 1 of 3 Players of the Year

Payson earned plenty of recognition on the Arizona Interscholastic Association Girls Soccer Team in voting by coaches, with a record 21 girls receiving recognition.

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Boys bounce Camp Verde in hoops opener

Red Rock tourney helped PHS prepare

Payson’s boys basketball team opened the regular portion of its season on a strong note by beating host Camp Verde 60-53 on Tuesday.

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PHS girls basketball team tips off season at Scorpion Shootout

Open home schedule tonight

Payson’s girls basketball team faced a challenge in their season-opening tournament in Goodyear, going up against four larger schools in the Desert Edge Scorpion Shootout on Nov. 28-29.

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Robot fish to be released in Arizona waters for a second season

When anglers head to two eastern Arizona rivers this spring for trout season, that lunker fit for the frying pan may look surprisingly high-tech, starting with a 6-inch wire hanging from its belly.

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Win Cash in the Payson Roundup's Pigskin Payoff Football Contest!

Circle one winner for each of the games listed in the Payson Roundup Pigskin Payoff Entry Form. In the tie-breaker space, write your prediction for the final score of that game. Fill in your name and phone number at the bottom, cut out this page and deposit your entry in the contest box at the Payson Roundup office, 708 N. Beeline Highway, by 5 p.m. Friday.

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Stonebrink recognized in volleyball

Setter Kelsee Stonebrink was recognized for a strong season as coaches named the junior to the seven-member First Team of the Arizona Interscholastic Association Division 3 All-Section 4 Volleyball Team.

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White lauded in football

Moving from the junior varsity to the varsity football team represents an eye-opening experience for most young high school student athletes.

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Cold temperatures adversely affecting bass fishing

Rim Country Fishing Report

Good morning Rim Country anglers. I encourage all Rim Country readers to go to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service website and read the final environmental impact statement related to the release of Mexican gray wolves into Arizona and New Mexico.

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8-year-old wins all around cowgirl saddle

3rd-grader bests girls up to age 18 in pole bending

The Hall family had packed up their truck, loaded their four horses in the trailer and began their drive home.

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