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Zella Ceniceros (right), a junior at Grand County High, is an intern and understudy for Raybould. She was a guest conductor on a couple of the Christmas songs. Photos by Anthony Militano
    Grand County Middle School’s Honor Society has been hosting its annual fundraiser for the Utah Foster Care Foundation called Chuck-Your-Change. The money will be used to help with foster children’s expenses for music lessons, sports team fees, Christmas gifts, etc.     This year students raised...
     The 2018 Taste of Moab was a success that brought out community members, cancer survivors, and caregivers in the fight against cancer, according to the American Cancer Society.       This first event of the American Cancer Society Hope and Home program has partnered with the Moab Healthcare...
    Grand County High School Students attended the Rural Schools Festival for Band and Orchestra in Richfield on Dec. 1.  Six strings students and five who are in band represented Grand County.       Carolyn Styles, strings instructor at Grand County high and middle schools said, “This is the...
    The MARC held its annual gingerbread house workshop Monday night. According to Arts and Special Events Coordinator Liz Holland, 15 construction teams signed up with at least two or more children on each team.        “We’ve had more kids sign up this year than ever before. I think the appeal is...
    Members of the Grand County High Debate Team took on a critical issue during a mock debate the League of Women Voters sponsored at the Moab Arts & Recreation Center Monday evening.     With roughly 40 people in the audience, the students took a deep dive into Utah House Bill 403 – which if...
It was a grand Christmas parade in Grand County on Dec. 1 when the Grand Company shined through. “A huge thank you to everyone who participated in our Electric Lights Parade this year! Your floats were phenomenal, and our judges had a tough job choosing,” said Chamber of Commerce Director Laici...
    Moab kicks off the holidays this weekend with the Christmas Tree lighting, electric light parade and craft fairs. See “Save the Dates” on page B8 for a schedule of activities.     Ruth Lowe and her daughter, Piper, 3, ham it up as they show off a wreath they made at the MARC, which observed its...
    One of the highlights of the year for locals is the annual Thanksgiving dinner sponsored by WabiSabi. Nara Bopp-Williams, the store’s program director, shared some fun facts about the annual tradition.     “It started off as a way to bring people in Moab together in the off-season for...
    To commemorate the 150th anniversary of John Wesley Powell’s historic expedition down the Green and Colorado rivers, the Moab Information Center has installed a new display with paintings depicting the tumultuous journey.     On May 24, 1869, Powell and nine other men departed from Green River...

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