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Payson Presbyterian an anchor of the Payson Historic District

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This article is part of a series on religious buildings in South Utah County. Built in 1882, the Payson Presbyterian Church on 160 S. Main Street is one of the oldest structures still standing in the community. It was...

Springville business owners make their television debut

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Springville business Rustica Hardware was recently featured in a show on the A&E television network. Slated for several more episodes and met with an enthusiastic response, “Rustic Remodel” follows Kate and Paul Allen as they use their creativity and know-how to help...

Despite wet spring, wildfires are still a danger this summer

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This is the first article in a series on public safety issues for our area. The advent of spring and warmer weather in South Utah County conjures up memories of last year’s summer. And we can’t think of last...

Santaquin Legion to hold Memorial Day Service

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By Helen Kester Santaquin American Legion Post 84 will hold its annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 27, at 11 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial in the Santaquin City Cemetery. This years guest speaker will be Andy Goudy. Musical selections will be performed by Daisy...

Springille FFA at State Convention

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By Ashley TruscottThe Springville FFA Chapter attended the annual State FFA Convention in Logan, Utah. When the Springville Chapter arrived in Logan, they were able to go on farm tours, that are owned by Utah State University and operated by the college students attending...

Latinos in Action Teacher of the Year — Nebo’s Veronica Solorzano

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Congratulations to Mrs. Veronica Solorzano for being recognized as the Latinos in Action (LIA) Teacher of the Year for the State of Utah at the annual Latinos in Action Conference held at the University of Utah! Mrs. Solorzano is truly dedicated to the success of...

Nebo Students Receive State Honors

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Emma Argyle, Spanish Fork High School, and Carson Peterson, Salem Hills High School, were two of five UIAAA Scholarship Winners awarded by the Utah Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (UIAAA). Each recipient won $1,500. Emma was selected the Top Winner...

Tabitha’s Way needs volunteers

We need your help! Tabitha's Way needs 20 volunteers this Saturday, May 11, to receive help intake donations. The volunteers are needed to help at the American Fork Post Office to receive food donations for the annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive.

Community Action Services Announces Partnership in 2019 Food Drive to Stamp Out Hunger

By Jennifer Durrant Community Action Services and Food Bank will team up with local mail carriers for the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) 27th annual Stamp Out Hunger® food drive on Saturday, May 11. Food donated will benefit families and individuals facing hunger throughout...

Louise Payne, Soprano, Closes out 2018-2019 Sunday Concert Series Season

The last performance in the Sunday Concert Series for this season (there will be no concerts during June and July) will be given by soprano Louise Huber Payne on Sunday, May 19, at 4:30 p.m. at the Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400...