Life in San Juan
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-...
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.”
USU Eastern is one of 21 local libraries
All told, there are 21 public libraries in San Juan County. Twelve belong to the San Juan School District, seven to the County library system (two of which partner with school district libraries), ...
Fundraising success at SJHS
Students at Blanding Elementary School recently raised well over $1,000 for needy families and all it cost was Principal Mark Burge’s hair (in addition to the hair of staff members Brian Bilbao and...