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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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Balance-testing app aids trainers in assessing possible concussions

PHOENIX ­­– Each season, football players at Desert Edge High School in Goodyear have to hold three different stances for 30 seconds with their eyes closed and their hands on their hips.

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Sounds of the woods

Outdoors Under the Rim

Over this past month, I have spent many hours in the woods observing a variety of big game animals which inhabit the Rim Country.

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Graduates of youth hunter education course to receive blaze orange caps

Youth participants in the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s hunter education program will receive a blaze orange (“hunter orange”) cap when they graduate, thanks to a $9,700 grant from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF). The grant will provide 2,475 caps for the program this year.


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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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PHS boys committed to competing

Defense, athleticism, teamwork key hopes

Joe Sanchez enters his fourth season as Payson High’s varsity boys basketball coach with an understanding that setting your sights too high usually results in failure. So he’s not speaking about how many wins he expects from this year’s team, or a state tournament berth.