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It is hard to believe that we are already in August. This month we will see our students return to school during what is certainly a historic year. This pandemic has been hard on us all, and that includes our students. Our local school districts have led out in determining how to resume scho…

MONROE – The city of Monroe, in conjunction with the Pioneer Day celebration, hosted the 12th annual Pioneer Cup open doubles tennis tournament, July 23. The tourney was played on the courts south of South Sevier High School. All proceeds went to the South Sevier High School Girls’ Tennis program. 

Now in it’s 82nd year, the annual Southern Utah Junior Livestock Show continues to teach young people about the value of hard work, and the rewards it can yield.

LYMAN — Our loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Owena Johansen Chappell, 93, Lyman, passed away peacefully at home July 30, 2020.

Ruth Monk Johnson, 86, passed away Aug. 1, 2020, at her home in Richfield. She was born Oct. 18, 1933, in Cowley, Wyoming, a daughter of John David and Pauline Nancy Cowley Monk. Ruth graduate…

CARBONVILLE – Our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, Everett Cornelius Ekker, 83, passed away unexpectedly July 29, 2020, at his home.

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David Anderson

Editor David Anderson grew up in Richfield. After graduating Southern Utah University, he joined The Reaper staff in 1998. He and his wife Dana have three children.