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LDS Church President Monson to no longer attend meetings regularly

President Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will no longer attend meetings held at Church offices regularly, according to a statement from Mormon Newsroom. “Because of limitations incident [...]

11 Utah Valley partnerships put the ‘do’ in ‘duo’

By Greg Bennett and Lindsey Williams The world wouldn’t be as safe if Batman didn’t have Robin. Mork needed his Mindy. Romeo wasn’t a solo act. Meet 11 local partnerships that also put the “do” in “duo” and prove the power in pairs [...]

Bleeding blue bromance: Corbin Kaufusi and Va’a Niumatalolo

Corbin Kaufusi and Va’a Niumatalolo both don Cougar blue at LaVell Edwards Stadium and they both have football coaches for dads. The two athletes frequent In-N-Out Burger and McDonald’s and are known throughout the BYU football team for [...]

The Tee Team: Tony Finau and Greg Bodine

As his third straight birdie sunk into the 18th hole, Lehi’s Tony Finau claimed his first PGA Tour title at the Puerto Rico Open in March 2016. By his side was his caddy, Greg Bodine, who had just rejoined Tony’s team after giving up the [...]

Hannah Khelfa — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Hannah Khelfa School: Utah County Academy of Sciences Parents: Fata & Sue Khelfa Hannah Khelfa’s story can be told through the props she brought to the photoshoot. She’s been on the robotics team for five years. Her family [...]

Matthew Viveiros — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Matthew Viveiros School: Timpview High School Parents: David & Abby Viveiros On the first day of driver’s ed, Matthew Viveiros backed up into a teacher’s car. Since then he’s straightened out the wheel, earned a perfect [...]

Bennett Hullinger — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Bennett Hullinger School: Springville High School Parents: Scott & Kirsten Hullinger Bennett Hullinger laced up his cleats for the football state championship, donned his sneakers to cut down the nets at the basketball state championship [...]

Bailee Jo Argyle — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Bailee Jo Argyle School: Spanish Fork High School Parents Joe & Nikki Argyle Bailee Jo Argyle demonstrated her love of animals as she brought a baby pig to this photoshoot — and her academic excellence parallels her agricultural [...]

Conner Campbell — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Conner Campbell School: Salem Hills High School Parents Ron & Cheri Campbell The national anthem echoes through the hallways at Salem Hills High School thanks to a tradition started by Conner Campbell and his friends. Each Friday [...]

Zachary Sink — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Zachary Sink School: Provo High School Parents: David & Rochelle Sink Zachary Sink’s principal has no doubt this math tutor will change the world. He has already put in more service hours in the school and community than any [...]

Tiana Argyle — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Tiana Argyle School: Payson High School Parents: Chad & Sheree Argyle Tiana Argyle’s legacy at Payson High School includes the 300-meter hurdle record and three swimming records. Mini-resume 4.0 GPA, completed two 50-mile races [...]

Hayley Whitlock — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Hayley Whitlock School: Orem High School Parents: Jared & Aerwyn Whitlock Hayley Whitlock sings the song of success. She hopes to learn at least six languages, participate in humanitarian service and become a United States ambassador. Mini-resume [...]

Naomi Wendt — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Naomi Wendt School: Mountain View High School Parents: Ian Wendt & Laurel Wendt Every time Naomi Wendt’s teacher sees her, she is lifting and building students who need a friend. Mini-resume 4.0 GPA, 32 ACT, MVHS General Sterling [...]

Huy Nguyen — 2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Huy Nguyen School: Meridian School Parents: Nguyen Nguyen & Oanh Tran From Vietnam to Utah, Huy Nguyen learned and embraced a different language and culture. His peers at Meridian School sense his desire to make the world a better [...]

Delaney Rose —2017 high schooler who will change the world

Student: Delaney Rose School: Maple Mountain High School Parents: Royal & Loretta Rose Whether she’s wielding her cello bow or participating in (and winning) Science Olympiad competitions, Delaney Rose brings her smile and tenacity. Mini-resume [...]

Dancing through love: Casey & Kayci Treu

As national and international ballroom dancers, Casey and Kayci know how to keep their toes in line and match choreography. But they break the routine in one major way — they share a last name, Treu. “It’s taboo to date your dance partner,” [...]

Pairing for pickleball: Tyler Sheffield and Larry Moon

It’s hard to tell Tyler Sheffield apart from Larry Moon on the pickleball court. They’re the same height, about the same weight and both in their 60s. “I get called Tyler and I don’t even correct people anymore,” Larry says. The pair [...]

Have paddleboards, will travel: Cali Dansie and Molly Garfield

Cali Dansie and Molly Garfield rarely travel without their favorite accessory — giant backpacks containing bright yellow paddleboards. “Most people backpack Europe; we paddleboarded Europe,” Cali says. Cali and Molly first met during [...]

Not just for video games: Dr. John Salmon and Jeffery Smith

After a summer internship with Lockheed Martin, junior Jeffery Smith returned to BYU with funding to create a virtual reality program that would allow engineers to undergo essential training from any location in the world. With the help of [...]

Lehi’s Garett Bolles drafted No. 20 overall by Denver Broncos

In the Thursday night NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos drafted University of Utah offensive lineman Garett Bolles as the 20th overall pick. The Westlake High School graduate will return to the state where he served his LDS mission. According his University [...]