Beth C. Smith

APRIL 23, 2015 ESCALANTE – Beth Cottam Smith, 89, passed away April 19, 2015 in Panguitch. She was born December 3, 1925 in Escalante to Victor Ellis and Euzell Roundy Cottam. She married Wells Tilman Woolsey, he preceded her in death. She married Glover Kenyon Smith, October 7, 1966 in Las Vegas, NV. The marriage was later solemnized in the […]

Bill Vidrine

APRIL 23, 2015 ESCALANTE – Audley Gayle “Bill” Vidrine, 85, our beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away peacefully April 16, 2015 in St. George, Utah. He was born April 23, 1929 in Ville Platte, Louisiana to Martin Louis and Corinne Andrus Vidrine. Bill served in the US Navy from November 12, 1946 – January 24, 1950. He married Clorene […]

Capitol Reef National Park Gains International Dark Sky Park Status

APRIL 23, 2015 TUCSON, AZ – Few places in the continental United States experience nights as dark as those on the Colorado Plateau, but not even the isolation of the Plateau’s wild lands make its skies immune to the harmful effects of light pollution. Protecting the natural nighttime environment in some of America’s greatest national parks and monuments requires educating […]

Wayne High School Participates in Anti-Bullying Campaign

APRIL 30, 2015 BICKNELL – Wayne High School is participating in The Utah Anti-Bullying Coalition’s Stand4Kind program. We will be having an assembly with surprise visitors on May 19 at the high school. Bullying affects everyone. By discussing bullying and encouraging appropriate behaviors, Wayne High School hopes to create a world with NO bullies! —Wayne High School 

Dixie Regional to Offer New “Simply Birth” Suite

APRIL 30, 2015 ST.GEORGE – Simply Birth at Dixie Regional Medical Center is now accepting applications from women interested in a homelike, low-intervention, lower-cost, natural childbirth experience. These birthing suites offer women a more homelike atmosphere for low-intervention childbirth. Simply Birth features two birthing suites beautifully appointed with queen-size beds, private bathrooms, large bathtubs, and kitchenettes. Simply Birth is not […]