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Springville City Receives $2 Million Donation

Clyde Recreation Center
Utah-based Clyde Companies to donate $2 million to Springville City Recreation Center Springville City Council voted unanimously to accept and approve a donation agreement with Orem based Clyde Companies during the June 6, 2017 council meeting. The $2 million donation will be used for additional...

Six year old child drowns at Spanish Oaks Reservoir

On 6/10/17 at approximately 4:26 p.m. Officers from the Spanish Fork Police Department were dispatched and responded to the Spanish Oaks Reservoir located at 2599 South Spanish Oaks Drive on report of a missing six year old child. The child was last seen...

Payson Boxing Club Boys Going to National Junior Olympics

Aaron "Maximus" Jr local and state boxing champion. Photo by Steve Gray
Two boys from Payson, Aaron T, Garcia age 13, and Austin Leonidas Garcia, age 8, are going to participate in boxing in the national Junior Olympics in Charleston, West Virginia. Aaron “Maximus” Garcia is a boy who has pretty much dedicated his life to...

Chalk It Up On Main 2017 Photos and Sponsors Choice Awards

The 2017 Chalk It Up On Main event was a huge success! It was held on Friday and Saturday, June 2-3, 2017 at the Spanish Fork Library. Below is a list of three category winners and the sponsors choice awards. Scroll to the bottom...

Hobble Creek Coffee Shop: Eggs Benedict, French toast and those hash browns

Mitch Cline by his roaster for Hobble Creek Coffee Company.
When I heard about doing a review for Hobble Creek Coffee Shop, I asked, “Do they know I don’t drink coffee?” However, little did I know that in addition to coffee made in small batches on a coffee press to ensure that it is...

Springville Playhouse to present ‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’

The Springville Playhouse will present a hilarious musical romp "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" during June.
As it celebrates its 70th year of producing theater in Springville, the Springville Playhouse will present a reprise of one of its most popular and beloved productions ever during the 2017 Art City Days celebration: “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the...

Springville fireworks company to light up Art City Days

Springville Fireworks Art City Days 2017
On Saturday, June 10, for the first time in its history, Springville fireworks company Firestorm Pyrotechnics Inc. will provide fireworks for Art City Days, its hometown celebration. “We are going to paint the sky from the floor to the ceiling with every color imaginable,” said...

Sonny Braun named Springville Citizen of the Year

Sonny Braun
Former Hobble Creek Golf Course golf pro Sonny Braun has been named the 2017 Springville Citizen of the Year. He will be honored during the Art City Days Grand Parade on June 10.  The parade will begin at 10 a.m. and travel down 400...

Jerry Gardner named Springville’s 2017 Resident Artist

Jerry Gardner
Springville resident Jerry Gardner is likely most well-known for the creative and colorful snow sculptures he builds outside his house each winter. However, these sculptures are just a small part of the artistic creations and worldwide adventures Gardner has been part of during his...

Ryan Pitcher appointed as Nebo district procurement officer

Ryan Pitcher
The Nebo School Board of Education has appointed Ryan Pitcher as procurement officer for the district. Pitcher opened the new Meadow Brook Elementary School in Springville last year and served as principal at Rees Elementary School for five years and at Barnett Elementary School for six...
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