Michele Nelson

Reporter

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Mission of mystery A-4 jet at Payson Airport revealed

The calls have come in since the Roundup reported on a mysterious A-4 jet’s touch and go landing at the Payson Airport on May 5.

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Dog shot to death in yard

Intruder uses pellet gun

Someone snuck onto Suzy and Chris Tubbs’ property on Tyler Parkway Monday night and shot their dog, Ritzi, who was inside her dog run at the time.

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Pepper spray, threat riles school

On Friday, May 15, Payson Unified School District illustrated that its text alerts to parents work great.

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Forest Service takes aim at trash

After each major summer holiday, the Tonto Forest around Payson looks like a dump.

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JRE revamps food service – wins national recognition for district

Julia Randall Elementary students with help from staff, took matters into their own hands requesting a healthier school to win recognition from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Arizona Department of Education through the Healthier U.S. Schools Challenge.

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Payson seniors stage sorrowful plays

In their final shows as Payson High School thespians, this year’s graduating seniors ambitiously produced five shows.

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Snow in May! El Niño may yield wet year

Pine wakes to snowscape

Pine residents and musical directors Daria Mason and Mike Buskirk woke up to find snow on the ground Saturday, May 16.

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Picking the tastiest plants

The Healthy Foodie

It’s nearly June 1 and my garden beckons.

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These kids rock!

Clutching their egg cartons, nine groups of excited third-grade students followed their teacher to different stations to learn about minerals, igneous, sedentary and metamorphic rocks from the Payson Rimstones Rock Club.

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Art night at JRE

For the first time, Julia Randall Elementary had a Fine Arts Night dedicated to all the fifth-grade artists.

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