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Security Service credit union opens Payson branch and donation to veterans home

Security Service Federal Credit Union marked the opening of its new branch in Payson with a $3,000 donation to the Central Utah Veterans Home. “We have a strong military foundation,” said Mike Chapman, executive vice president and COO. “It seemed only fitting when dedicating this...

Massive debt cannot be justified

Melissa Baird says it best: “Needs vs. wants, Let’s be responsible adults.” Tell me how you can justify spending money you do not have? Borrow, borrow, borrow and go broke, broke, broke. If you can’t see what’s happening to our country because we borrow...

Spanish Fork Life Center: Too big, too expensive

The Life Center would be absolutely amazing and would be a great gathering place for the community. However, that is simply not the point. The real issue is that this Life Center as it currently proposed is too large and overpriced for our community. I...

Thank you from San Andres Catholic Church

By Christie Brzezinski -San Andres Parishioner The third annual Western Dinner & Dance Fundraiser at San Andres Catholic Church in Payson on Sept. 25 was a great success, and we would like to thank our friends, volunteers, donors and sponsors: Rev. Jose G. Rausseo G., Pastor,...

Landmark Blood Drive

Landmark High School and American Red Cross would like to thank all those that donated blood during the school’s last blood drive on Friday, Sept. 18.   The goal was for the school to have a total of 29 units of blood donated. The...

E.L. Band thanks Nebo Music Fest audience

The Nebo Music Fest was an amazing experience. The people we met were electrifying. We get super-charged when we have a group like we did in Payson.  These are the kind of people that make us love what we do. We love making music...

Sub-For-Santa 5K to support Springville kids

The Springville Kiwanis Club will hold its Sub-for-Santa 5K on Oct. 10 at 9 a.m. at the Springville High School stadium. How many ways can a 5K race support our local kids? Many! First, part of the proceeds goes to the Springville Kiwanis Sub-for-Santa effort....