SIGURD — As a breeze blew his flag, and others around him, Gene Fordham, 70, Sigurd, stood, quietly, motionless, on the Church Farm Road overpass as cars, diesels and other Memorial Day traffic bustled below along Interstate 70 near Sigurd Monday morning.
Sevier County fielded nine high school athletes who earned academic all-state awards this spring.
Usually a bank is a quiet place of business, but last week more than 100 people invaded Zions Bank in Richfield to explore the offerings of a traveling display offered by the Natural History Museum of Utah.
If not for the fact that Richfield High School was 3A and South Sevier High School was 2A, Tyler Sorensen and Michael Abbott would have been intense rivals in high school.
There was a lot of talk of “lasts” during the commencement exercises of Richfield High School Friday.
Miles of wires are being installed along with cabinets, doors and windows. While there is still a lot of work to do, the new Richfield High School is on track to host students in August.
White’s Sanitation celebrates winning the Richfield Leisure Services flag football championship April 29.
Three upcoming horseshoe pitching tournaments are scheduled to come to Richfield this summer.
North Sevier’s Breanna Quarnberg, left, backs up teammate Shauntay Thurston who awaits an incoming throw as South Sevier’s Ashley Mills slides into second base ahead of the throw as the Lady Wolves and Lady Rams tango in a thrilling Region 15 battle March 24 in Salina.
Tonya Christensen’s third grade class at Pahvant Elementary School in Richfield visits with NASA education specialist Rachel Power via a videoconference system March 11. The students spent more than an hour learning about space and the things NASA is doing from Power, who talked to them from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
South Sevier’s Alex Baker cuts to the hoop in this archive photo. Baker posted one point as the Rams fell to Parowan and were knocked out of the 2A state tourney in the opening round.
Richfield Wildcats swim team members including Tylar Madsen, front left; Jaren Hatch, Liam Douglas, Connor Morrill, Brennen Chappell, Sean Pearson, back left; Stephen Gomez-Perez, Micah Greenhalgh, Chandler Morrill and coach Kevin Chappell celebrate after earning the 3A Region 12 boys championship title in Price Thursday.
Ashlyn Hessey, front, and Kahlill Smith perform during South Sevier High School drill team’s dance routine at the 2A region competition in Richfield Jan. 27. The Sensations scored first place in all three routines to sweep the 2A South region, and are set to try to defend their crown as the 2A state champs Saturday, Feb. 7, at Utah Valley University in Orem.
Richfield High School senior Annie Christensen works in the lab of Sevier Valley Medical Center in Richfield Dec. 19, 2014. Christensen is one of 40 students in Sevier County who are earning credit toward a high school diploma while working.
SALINA — First year teacher Travis Henderson kisses a pig during North Sevier High School’s homecoming football game Friday night in Salina.Henderson was selected for the honor after a jar with his picture on it collected the most money as part of a drill team fundraiser.“It’s a new teacher initiation, I think,” Henderson said. Drill team adviser Natalie Porter said the money is set to help send the team — the first at NSHS in seven years — to a national competition in February 2015.For more on the Wolves’ homecoming soirée, see page 5A.
Wayne’s Ethan Lee rushes the ball up the middle as a Richfield defender tries to wrap him up Thursday night as the Badgers host the Wildcats in junior varsity action in Bicknell. The game was the second in the history of Wayne’s new gridiron program.