June 29, 2012
The recent pie-baking contest at the Payson Farmers Market had 14 entries. Winners for best pie overall were Ron Paster, first, with his Granny Smith Apple Pie; Sharon Flaherty, second, with her Wicked Wild Maine Blueberry Pie; and Dorine Meis, third, with her Mixed Fruit Pie. Judges were Frank LaSpisa of the Payson Roundup, Stephanie Landers of KMOG and John Roethlein of the Payson Farmers Market & Unity Church of Payson. Assisting were volunteers Donna Hickman, Carmen Johnson and Melissa LaSpisa.