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Explore, discover, create a the ALC

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“Explore, discover, and create” is the mission at the Advanced Learning Center, or ALC, in Nebo School District. The Advanced Learning Center, or ALC, offers college and career-readiness courses to high school students in Nebo School District. The ALC allows students to take college classes...

Springville youth share Girls State experiences

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By Carol Hurst Two young women representing Springville American Legion Auxillary Post 28 at Girls' State this year, kept the members captivated Wednesday, October 10 at the post meeting.Alma Casuga and Melanie Butts recounted their adventures at Girls' State and related how they grew immeasurably...

Mt. Nebo Sons of Utah Pioneers

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By LaRon TaylorThe Mt. Nebo Chapter of the Sons of Utah Pioneers had an interesting evening with wives and guests last month. After enjoying an amazing catered meal, they enjoyed an informative presentation by Chris Baird. He is owner & producer of the Serve...

Springville FFA’s Softball Tournament

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By Ashley TruscottThe Springville FFA Chapter hosted a softball tournament and service project that several local FFA chapters participated in. The chapters that participated were Orem, Pleasant Grove, Maple Mountain, North Summit, Toole, Spanish Fork and Mt. Nebo.The event started with a service project...

Nebo heroes caught making a difference

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Thank you to all first responders and others that helped our communities and students throughout the three weeks of fire and now the flooding that continues to be a threat in Woodland Hills, Elk Ridge, Spring Lake, Santaquin, and Covered Bridge.This photo caught some...

Upcoming Springville Senior Center events for everyone

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The Springville Senior Center (65 E. 200 S.; 801-489-8738) is pleased to announce two back-to-back programs that will be of interest to everyone.On Wednesday, October 31, at 6:00 p.m., attendees will hear "Jekyll and Hyde in Concert: Musical Selections from the Acclaimed Play." This...

American Legion Auxiliary will host veterans dinner

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By Helen KesterAttention All VeteransSantaquin American Legion Auxiliary #84, will again be honoring all veterans for Veterans Day.This years dinner will be Friday, November 9, at 6 p.m., at the Santaquin Senior Citizen/Veterans Hall at 55 West 100 South in Santaquin. Handicap Parking is...

Teen life-flighted after motorcycle accident

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A teen was life-flighted to the hospital after his motorcycle hit a car on Red Barn Road in Springville on October 5.18-year-old Will Hautz was northwest bound on Red Barn Road. A tall vinyl fence obstructed his view of southeast traffic on the curve and...

Plasma donation center opens in Spanish Fork

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Grifols-Biomat opened its new Spanish Fork location, 450 N Main St, with a ribbon cutting on September 11.Local residents Brandon Gordon, Melanie, and Craig Hamilton and Jesse Cardon spoke about the importance of plasma donation.Those unfamiliar with blood and plasma donations are generally under the...

Local Student Headed to Israel

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By Hilary Roberts Brynne Roberts, a ninth grader from Payson, recently received some exciting news. She was chosen as one of only 40 students to participate in a studies-abroad program to Israel from November 6 to November 20 this year.While there, Brynne will have the...