Spanish Fork’s “Goose” Beardall inducted into the state softball Hall of Fame

Goose Beardall
By Pete Hansen Spanish Fork is well known for it’s history in baseball and softball. And recently, one of our very own was recognized for his contribution to the game of softball. George “Goose” Beardall was inducted into the Utah Softball Hall of Fame at...

Obituary: Farrel Dee Craig

Farrel Dee Craig
Farrel Dee Craig A great man, Farrel Dee Craig, 79, died July 16, 2017 at home in Santaquin, Utah. He passed from a three month illness that affected his lungs. He was born March 15, 1938 in Santaquin, Utah to Orran and Zetha Craig. He...

Obituary: Peggy Sue Ellsworth

Peggy Sue Case
Peggy Sue Ellsworth Peggy Sue Ellsworth Case was a gentle, loving, and whimsical soul who was much more likely to love people than judge them. She was a talented graphic arts designer pursuing a degree. She was born in Payson, Utah on July 28, 1960 to...

80th Birthday Celebration for Kay Harmer

On Friday July 21st we will be celebrating the 80th birthday of Ralph Kay Harmer. The family would like to invite all who know Kay to please join our celebration at Peteetneet Museum and Cultural Center 10 North 600 East, Payson, UT 84651 from...

Obituary: Charles H. Hardy

Charles H. Hardy
Our beloved father, grandfather, and great grandfather, Charles Harold Hardy, age 97, passed away peacefully on July 2, 2017 in the Central Utah Veterans Home in Payson, Utah. Charles was born on October 7, 1919 in Vernal, Uintah County, Utah to Charles Allen Hardy and...

Anniversary: Robert and ‎Adele Pagnani

Robert and Adele Pagnani
On June 21, Robert and Adele Pagnani celebrated 14 years of marriage. Adding the 10 years together before tying the knot, they've been together a total of 24 years. Robert commented,  "(She is) the love of my life, my rock and soul mate. Eight...

Joyce Johnson to Receive Orem Founder’s Day Award July 19

Joyce Johnson
When Joyce Johnson was attending Brigham Young University, she hoped her future would include living in a rural community because she liked the values of small town America. She got her wish when her husband, who worked for an Orem sports store as a...

Student-run startup makes a difference in community

Neiybor, a Utah-based startup, has been coined the “Airbnb of Storage” and is making a huge difference in the community by offering affordable storage to all. They are receiving national attention, disrupting a huge industry and are bringing significant value to Utahans. is an...

Nominations now being accepted for The Altus Award

Governor Gary Herbert, first recipient of the Altus Award.
Nominations may be submitted through August 31, 2017 for The Altus Award. This prestigious award recognizes individuals or corporations who possess outstanding fiscal responsibility, integrity and sustainable contribution to the Utah economy and community. The word “altus” is a Latin adjective meaning “high, deep, noble...

Wiggy Wash boy enjoys volunteer role

Five-year-old William Weight directs cars into Wiggy Wash in Springville sporting his official Wiggy Wash cap.
By Janice Helmick William Weight appears to be a typical 5-year-old boy. He will be turning 6 in August and will be going to kindergarten this fall. William has Asperger's syndrome, which is a developmental disorder characterized by significant difficulties in social interaction and nonverbal communication,...
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