Elva “Jan” Liston 1923 – 2017

St. George/Panguitch – Elva Mae “Jan” Sevy Goulding Liston, 92, passed away April 16, 2017 in St. George. She was born August 22, 1923 in Panguitch to Peter Ray and Inez Lister Sevy. She married Reed Goulding in the St. George Temple. He preceded her in death. She married Frank Liston in Las Vegas. He preceded her in death. Jan […]

Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument Seeks Nominations to Advisory Committee

KANAB – The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument (GSENM) in Utah is seeking public nominations for seven open positions on its 15-member Monument Advisory Committee (MAC), which provides advice and recommendation to GSENM on science issues and the achievement of GSENM Plan objectives. Nominations are due by close of business on May 29, 2017. The GSENM-MAC is composed of citizens chosen […]

Sterling Scholar Winners

GARFIELD COUNTY – Sterling Scholar Winners Congratulations to our Sterling Scholar winners from Thursday night’s competition. The Regional competition was held on the Southern Utah University campus in Cedar City. The event provided a unique experience for several of our Garfield County youth and in the end we did a great job with two runners-up and a winner. Danielle Brinkerhoff […]

Hanksville Elementary School Annual Science Fair

HANKSVILLE – On Friday, March 24th, Hanksville Elementary School held their annual science fair. A science fair project is an exciting and meaningful learning experience for each child. Not only can children enter and compete for ribbons, trophies, and awards, but more importantly children have an opportunity to apply the many skills they are learning in the various academic subjects. […]

New Street Lights Come to Torrey

TORREY – Anyone driving through Torrey at night in the last few weeks may have noticed a change in the streetlights. That’s because, on March 15, ten old high-pressure sodium lights in town were replaced with new, warm-white LED lights that direct illumination onto the roadway rather than into the sky. This installation came about due to donations of friends […]