MES nickel fundraising
Students at Monticello Elementary School are collecting special “Monticello” nickels as part of the fundraising effort for the Flights of Learning statue in front of the new school. Only nickels th...
MHS drill team second at State 1A
The Monticello High School drill team recently returned from the 1A state drill competition with a second place trophy. The team placed second in all three individual categories (military, dance an...
San Juan High drill team
The San Juan High drill team marched in state competition on February 1. Under Coach Amber Black, the Royals include Bailey Alder, Morgan Black, Ivori Black, Amanda Grover, McKady Grover, Samantha ...
Blanding Elementary holds spelling bee
Blanding Elementary held its school spelling bee ON Friday, January 31. Twenty-three students participated and had a great competition. Jordan Clinger is the first place champion for the second t...
Rights…and what’s right
In 2004, two-thirds of Utah voters approved Amendment 3, defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman. In mid-December of 2013, Robert Shelby, a federal judge, ruled that Utah’s ban on same-...
Blue Mountain Hospital appoints new CEO
The Blue Mountain Hospital (BMH) Board of Directors met on January 28, 2014, and appointed Jeremy Lyman as the new CEO for the organization. Donna Singer, the previous CEO, had been indicating for ...
A few stones short of a cluster
Once in a while, Barry and I have visitors at Twin Rocks Trading Post who say something like, “Wow, I am glad I finally caught you open. I have been here several times and you are always closed.”