Payson Parks & Rec. Flag Football Fever

The Town of Payson Flag Football season for 5- to 12-year-olds kicked off at Rumsey Park on Monday with several games. However, thunderstorms interfered with the action.

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Arizona big game lottery permits finalized

Outdoors Under the Rim

The big game permits have been drawn by a lottery system for all of the fall hunts in 2016 in the state of Arizona.

Danny Zertuche claims Presidents Cup with 120

Danny Zertuche shot 120.4 for 36 holes to win the Payson Men’s Golf Association Presidents Cup at Payson Golf Course on July 20 and 27.

Judy McFall’s 36-hole 137 wins Presidents Cup

Judy McFall fired a 137 for 36 holes to win the Payson Women’s Golf Association Presidents Cup on July 19 and 26 at Payson Golf Course.

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ASU Sun Devils practice today moved to Rumsey Park, Payson

Due to large storms at Camp tontozona yesterday coach Graham has made a decision to move practice today Wednesday August 3rd 2016 to Rumsey Park in Payson Arizona. Practice will start at approximately 9 a.m. this morning.

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Devils face challenge on eve of Tontozona

Young teams carry low expectations. High expectations led to disappointment for Arizona State’s football team last season.

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End of an era: Paulson family moving

The family so instrumental in Payson High’s softball success is leaving town. Dr. Toby Paulson confirmed that the Paulsons are moving to Vineyard, Utah. It’s the end of the most successful era in PHS softball history.

Trout fishing excellent on Rim Country waters

Last week the Forest Service conducted a Four Forest Restoration Initiative public meeting in Payson.

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Payson's Rumsey Park Punt, Pass & Kick

Four win to advance to next round

Eight youngsters showed up for the first round of the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition at Rumsey Park on Saturday morning.

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Payson Parks & Recreation Competitive league lives up to name

Waylon Pettet Ins. survives challenge from Quality Movers

Five teams battled all summer. The Payson Parks & Rec Men’s Summer Competitive Slowpitch Softball League featured Mike’s Custom Auto Body finishing first with a 7-3 record and a trio of teams finishing a game back at 6-4.

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More tiger trout to be stocked into Rim Country lakes

Tonto Fish Hatchery to raise them

In mid May sport anglers throughout the state that flocked to Willow Springs and Woods Canyon Lake welcomed the inaugural stocking of the hybrid tiger trout.

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They’re making a splash

Local Special Olympics chapter tries to stay afloat

They swam their hearts out.

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Seems there’s no escaping traffic on the trail

More Than a Game

I’m hiking through the woods with my dogs and we hear an engine.

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Fun in the park

Drive by the south soccer field at Rumsey Park on many weeks during the summer and you’re bound to see activity.