Life on the Fly
The East Verde River is a great place to try some stream fishing for trout less than 10 minutes from Payson.
Give him the gift of the great outdoors this year. If you purchase a general fishing license online any time from June 16-19, you’ll get $5 off the regular price. That means an Arizona resident license will cost only $32 and a nonresident license will be $50.
A Payson teen is headed to the National High School Finals Rodeo after winning the overall average in steer wrestling this weekend.
Extraordinary memories were made by a group of remarkable young people in Payson last week.
Chuck Hardt, a 2016 Payson High School Hall of Fame inductee, possibly has more Coach of the Year plaques hanging in his home than any prep coach in Arizona.
The Payson Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department offers an array of activity camps and sports skills workshops this summer. To learn more, go online to paysonrimcountry.com or stop by the parks office in Green Valley Park. What follows is an overview of what is available.
Outdoors Under the Rim
It is the second week of June and many Arizonans who enjoy the outdoors are fishing for trout or camping in the higher elevations, trying to escape the summer heat.
Four locals hope to close season on a high note
For most of the competitors, the high school rodeo season comes to an end in Payson this weekend with the Arizona High School Rodeo Association State Finals.
Half-dozen Horns recognized on all-academic team
He struck fear in the hearts of pitchers by smashing dramatic home runs that propelled his team to thrilling victories.
Outdoors Under the Rim
The summer fishing season is not far away and the urge to wet a line on one of the Rim lakes for that early morning or late afternoon trout bite is always a possibility.
A British Soccer Camp for both beginning and advanced players is scheduled for June 6-10 at the North Multi-purpose Field at Rumsey Park. The camp is open to kids ages 3-16 with several sessions.
Bauer on first team, Johnson named Coach of Year
Few if any people expected Payson High’s softball team to continue the success it enjoyed the previous four seasons this spring.
He could ‘win Kentucky Derby with a Clydesdale’
Dan Reid could win the Kentucky Derby with a Clydesdale.
A British Soccer Camp for both beginning and advanced players is scheduled for June 6-10 at the North Mulit-Purpose Field at Rumsey Park. The camp is open to kids ages 3-16 with several sessions.
Terry Lindsey and Gary Campbell teamed up to win the A Flight championship in the Payson Men’s Golf Association Two-Man Best Ball Tournament at Payson Golf Course on May 11 and 25.