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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

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By Janice Helmick We covered “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” as it neared the end of its production run.  It was put on by the Springville Youth Community Theater, and I was amazed at the great performances by even the youngest children. Karma Christensen and her...

Home and Family Expo continues in Spanish Fork

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The Home and Family Expo which has been benefiting businesses and citizens for two decades through the efforts of the Daily Herald and Ron and Karen Payne, longtime residents of Spanish Fork. Each year the expo reaches its goal of having something for everyone. With...

Santaquin Family History Discovery Day is March 10th

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By Ginny Ackerson The Santaquin Family History Center is sponsoring a free Family Discovery Day, Saturday, March 10, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at 45 S 500 W, Santaquin. They are offering FREE CLASSES to help you with your family history research. The presenters this...

Sunday Concert series features Rex Kocherhans

Rex Kocherhans
By Ginny Ackerson The Sunday Concert Series on February 18th, sponsored by the Springville Arts Commission, will feature baritone, Rex Kocherhans. Performances are held at the Springville Museum of Art starting at 4:30 p.m. and are free to the public. Rex Kocherhans has been a featured...

Young Filmmakers Gain Recognition

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Whenever I think of young filmmakers I think of the legendary stories of Steven Spielberg’s 8mm adventure films he made during his high school years. He had an early passion for writing and directing films, and he followed his passion. There is probably no...

The Golightly Family Band Concert

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By Janice Helmick The Golightly Family Band gave its second annual concert at the Angelus Theatre in Spanish Fork on January 20. My husband, Ed, and I had the opportunity to attend, and I found it enjoyable and revitalizing. I have been blessed with a...

Dr. James D’Arc to Speak on Hollywood Movies Filmed in Utah

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By Dianne King Southwestern Utah has been a haven for Hollywood moviemakers from 1924 to the present. As illustrated in excerpts from feature films made in the Beehive State from 1937 to 1995, film historian Dr. James D'Arc will show how areas familiar to Utah...

Krystal Meldrum The Color Dancer art show at Peteetneet Academy

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By Rebecca Lee Perry The artistic imaginings of Krystal Cooper Meldrum have been created from the time she was able to able to hold a crayon. Her hunger for art was nurtured by parents and teachers until she finally pursued her passion to expand her command...

Jax charms audience at Spanish Fork Jr. High Orchestra fundraiser

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National recording artist and American Idol 2nd runner-up Jax brought smiles and laughter to the audience at Spanish Fork High School Thursday, January 11, at the Celebrate the Arts concert. The concert, presented by Prime Mortgage Lending, also featured local American Idol alum Katie...

National recording artist headlines Celebrate the Arts fundraising concert

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SPANISH FORK -- On Thursday, January 11, Spanish Fork High School will host American Idol alumnus Jax at the Celebrate the Arts concert presented by Prime Mortgage Lending. Also featured are local artist Katie Higley and the Spanish Fork Junior High Advanced Orchestra with...