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Saturday, 21 November 2009 00:20

BHS Pep Band Invited To Send-off REAL

Brighton High’s pep band was invited to help give Real Salt Lake a terrific send-off to the MLS Cup. Great performance, BHS! {yoogallery src=[/images/stories/RealBrightonBand] width=[100] height=[100] prefix=[thumb100_] style=[lightbox] }
Friday, 20 November 2009 22:00

Board Honors Native Americans

Canyons Board honors Native American students in historic ceremony SANDY – In an emotional ceremony attended by state and local Native American leaders, the Canyons Board of Education honored nearly 70 Native American students and adults for their educational and community achievements. Canyons District Native American Education Specialist Joyce Guenon called the event historic, saying it marked the first time a Board of Education has honored area Native American students. "This is the most incredible gift I've seen our people get," Guenon told the Board at its Tuesday meeting. "You have given tonight the gift of hope. You have given…
Tuesday, 10 November 2009 23:26

H1N1 vaccine offered to Midvale residents

The Midvale Family Health Clinic is offering 300 doses of the H1N1 vaccine to Midvale residents in high-risk groups on Friday, Nov. 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The clinic is located at 7852 S. Pioneer St. (310 West), on the Southwest side of the Midvale Middle School campus. The cost is $10. The clinic will offer vaccine to the following high-risk groups: • Pregnant women • People who live with or provide care to infants younger than 6 months (e.g., parents, siblings, and day care providers) • Health care and emergency medical services personnel • People 6 months…
Tuesday, 10 November 2009 20:55

Dr. Doty VP of Education Law Association

Canyons Superintendent David S. Doty has been named First Vice President of the national Education Law Association. Dr. Doty was nominated by the Board of Directors and elected by the general membership to the post. He is in line to become the Association’s president in 2011. “The Canyons Board of Education is pleased that Dr. Doty has been elected to serve in this national leadership role,” Canyons Board of Education President Tracy Scott Cowdell said. “His selection speaks to his many capabilities and talents, as well as to the overall caliber of the leader we have at the helm of…
Monday, 09 November 2009 21:46

Kenyan Ambassador

Kenyan Ambassador thanks students for charity work Peter Ogego, the Kenyan Ambassador to the United States, visited Brighton High School last week to thank students for raising money to build dams in Kenya. “I want to personally thank you for giving a dam,” Ogego said to laughter at an assembly in the school’s auditorium. “I want to tell you I can’t thank you enough and encourage you to continue this great American tradition of giving.”The student body officers earlier this year selected a charity to which students would contribute money earned through various activities. Students chose the Utah-based non-profit In…
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