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First-ever high school football game brings community together in Hildale

Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes HILDALE — You couldn’t blame Water Canyon high school students if they weren’t sure what to do. Not only was Friday morning their first football pep rally of the season, but it was also for their first football team ever. The football cheers and chants were new to them. “Knock …

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Trash Car Racing will get you dashing and crashing for around a hundred bucks

The No. 87 car runs on a temporary spare tire during a race at Trash Car Racing in Logan on July 16. (Nick Mortensen) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes LOGAN — Take the door-handle-to-door-handle racing of NASCAR, slow it down with a wet dirt track, add some of the contact of demolition derby, and you …

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Urbana football cancels 2022 varsity football season | Sports

URBANA — A second local high school football program is going to play varsity this year. Urbana football will contest a junior varsity-only schedule this season, school district officials announced Wednesday. This marks the third consecutive season in which the Tigers are losing varsity games because of low athlete turnout. Urbana joins Fisher in canceling …

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Navajo Nation presidential candidates Nez & Nygren announce VP running mates

Posted Aug 9, 2022, 8:42 am Shondiin Silversmith Arizona Mirror The ballot for Navajo Nation president is set, as incumbent Jonathan Nez and challenger Buu Nygren both announced their vice presidential running mates on Monday. Both campaigns hosted events at the Navajo Veterans Memorial Park in Window Rock, Ariz., on Monday to let Navajo voters …

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A Place to Call Their Own: Uplift Acrobatics Opens a Studio on Main Street | News

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – On Monday, July 25, 2022, Owner Kaitlyn Knapp and Uplift Acrobatics held their ribbon cutting ceremony for a new studio space in downtown Springfield. This event was a culmination of a life’s effort for the 37-year-old Stevens High School alumni. Knapp began her lifelong journey at a young age in Claremont. “I …

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Patrick Kinahan: BYU, Utah football share similar goals but varied expectations

Brigham Young Cougars wide receiver Keanu Hill (1) celebrates a long catch setting up a Cougar score as BYU and Utah play an NCAA football game at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021. (Shafkat Anowar, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah and BYU football …

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Special Olympics knock it out of the park over the weekend | Sports

Often with sports, the simplicity and beauty of the game is lost under the lights and fierce competition. But, over the weekend, the simplicity and beauty of softball appeared at the Lone Oak baseball and softball fields during the Special Olympics Region 1 Softball Tournament. Teams from McCracken County, Murray, Owensboro, Barren County, Bowling Green, …

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