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Endangered Person Advisory

Missing person Yesica Noemi Saban is with Sandra Merary Torres. Yesica was born May 10, 1992. She is a hispanic female, 5 foot, weights 160 lb., has long black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen on May 22 wearing a t-shirt with blue jeans. She has text messaged her family and friends that she has been abducted from Orem. For any information please call Orem Dispatch at 801-229-7070.

Wakeboard Tournament

Huntington State Park will be hosting an IWA Wakeboard Tournament at the lake from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on June 3. During this time there will be a no wake rule in effect for the entire reservoir, please plan accordingly. Bleachers will be set up prior to the event for viewing. Park entrance fees are required. For more information call 687-2491 or for information on registration and rules go to

Emery-This is Our Place

Hurry, call the Emery Town office at 435-286-2417 now to reserve your booth space for the July 22 Pioneer Day celebration. What would you like to sell? Food, crafts, merchandise? There is no charge to vendors. Spaces are going fast, so call right away to ensure a place for your wares at this years bigger and better celebration,

Single Adults ATV Ride

A single adults ATV ride will be held on June 17 at the Mayor Park, State Street in Ferron, at 9:30 a.m. If you are 35 to 65 years old come for a great day on Ferron Mountain. Bring a lunch. They will meet back at the park and dinner will be provided. Any questions call Annette at 435-384-2690 or 435-749-0485.

Catch a Cure For Cancer

The annual Catch a Cure for Cancer fishing tournament will be held on June 24 at Starvation Reservoir. All proceeds go to Camp Hobe, an annual summer camp for children with cancer and their siblings. For more information on to

Emery Summer Volleyball Camps

Snow College coaching staff and Emery High coaches will hold a volleyball camp on June 8-10 at Emery High School from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. for kids in grades 8-12. Registration will be held on June 8 from 9-9:30 a.m. The cost is $90 per player.Emery High coaches and team members will will hold a volleyball camp on June 13-16 from 9- 10:30 a.m. at the Emery High School for children in grades 4-7. Registration will be held on June 13 from 9-9:30 a.m. The cost is $35 per player. For more information call Ferd Allred, 687-2370.

Cheerleading Camp

The United Cheerleading Association will be coming to Emery County on July 12 to put on a one day cheerleading camp. The camp will be for children 5 years old through junior high age. The cost is $50. Contact Becky at 435-687-2632.

Haircuts in Huntington

Huntington City Youth Council will be doing a community service project for Locks of Love on June 10. Everyone wishing to donate their hair is welcome. Hairstylists will be on hand to style the newly cut hair at no charge. Let your hair grow until June 10. Permed and colored hair is OK, no bleached hair.

Summer Storytime at Orangeville Library

Orangeville Library is having lots of fun things this summer. Along with storytime each Thursday, young readers can earn their own library card by reading 100 pages for each year of their age. Storytime will be held at 10:30 a.m. and the activities are: June 8-reptiles do the strangest things; June 15-Lambchop jumps into the story; June 22-read with Stockton; June 29-pet show; July 6-maybe you should be a vet; July 13-catch it at the library; and July 20-wildlife at the library. Come out and see the live animals during Storytime. For more information contact the library at 748-2726.

Castle Country Horse Show Association

Will be having show dates on June 10, July 1 and 22, Aug. 13 and Sept. 2. Registration is at 8 a.m. and the show starts at 9 a.m. $5 per class or $40 for entire show. You can save $10 for the entire show if you pre-register before 6 p.m. the day before the show. Exhibition classes offered for $5 per class. For more information or to register call 435-637-0411.

Basketball Camps

Ray Giacoletti will be having summer basketball camps at the University of Utah on June 12-15, open to boys and girls entering 3-12 grades. He will also be having a junior Ute camp on July 17-20 for children entering kindergarten-third grade; an overnight camp July 31- Aug. 3, for 5-12 grades, and team camp on June 21-24 for all high school students. For more information call the University of Utah Men's Basketball office at 801-581-5451.

Workshop Offered for Educators

A two day workshop on Utah's wetlands and forest resources. It is offered to formal and non-formal educators interested in learning new methods and curriculum that are effective. It will be held June 5-6 at Circleville Elementary (300 South Center Street, Circleville). The workshop will be from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. The cost will be $15 per day. One USU credit will be available for an additional $30 or a certificate for relicensure. Call 435-349-3409.

Hunter Safety Class

A hunter safety class will be held May 30- June 2 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day at the Emery County Recreation Center. For ages 11 and up. You must pre-register by May 26 at the Rec Center, 75 South 400 East, Castle Dale. For more info call the Rec Center at 381-2108.

Senior Beginners Line Dancing

Come get a little exercise and a lot of fun. Every Thursday and learn the very basics from Kitty Larsen starting May 25 at 10 a.m. at the Castle Dale Senior Center. The class is free. Call 381-2422.

Miss Cleveland

All girls ages 4-21 are encouraged to participate in this years pageant. The pageant will be held on June 20 at the Cleveland town hall. Any questions please call Jessie Ward at 653-2719 or the town hall at 653-2310.

Farm Service Agency

Nominations for candidates to run for the Farm Service Agency county committee election will be accepted from June 15- Aug. 1. Ballots will be mailed to eligible voters by Nov. 3 and ballots must be returned by Dec. 4 to the FSA county office. New committee members and alternates will be installed on Jan. 1, 2007.

OHV Advisory Council

The Utah State Parks and recreation is seeking two representatives to serve on the Utah OHV advisory council. For information or to apply call Fred Hayes at 801-538-7435 or

Emery Spartan Basketball Camp

The Emery Spartan basketball camp will be held June 5-8 at the Emery High old gym. This camp is for grades 6-12 and the cost is $30. For more information contact Todd Jeffs at 749-5425.

Veterans of Foreign Wars

A field service officer from the Veterans of Foreign Wars will be at the Price Workforce Service Center on June 22 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. This is a free service to assist veterans, widows and dependents in understanding and applying for rightful VA benefits.

Host Families Needed

Foreign high school students are scheduled to arrive soon for academic semester and year program homestays, and the sponsoring organization needs a few more local host families. For more information call 1-866-546-1402.

Send a CD to a Soldier

The Armed Services YMCA in collaboration with Music for a Cause are asking to remember the soldiers and send them a CD. Go to

Wrestling Sponsors

The Emery High wrestling team is looking for sponsors for their wrestling team. Attending tournaments throughout the year is expensive but necessary to add to the strength of the team. If you individually or as a business would like to make a donation to the wrestling team, contact Ferd or Tina Allred at 687-2370. All sponsors will be recognized during wrestling meets at Emery High.

Produced Water Workshop

The workshop will enhance understanding of opportunities and challenges involved in converting produced waters to beneficial use and how to get energy and water for the price one. For more information go to

Archaeology Camp and Field School

A field school will be held in Range Creek on June 19-23 to 9-12 grade students. Scholarships will be available and the space is limited to six students. Cost is $150. For more information, contact Patsy Stoddard at 381-2431.

Dinosaur Paleontology Camp

A Dinosaur Paleontology Camp will be held on June 19-23 at the CEU Bone Preparation Lab and Price River Quarry Site. The workshop is designed for incoming 10 through 12 grade high school students. Students have to have a 3.0 grade point average or a letter of recommendation from a science instructor. The cost is $200. Sign-ups will be held at the town halls in Ferron, Orangeville, Castle Dale, and Huntington.

Ferron Area Pictures Needed

Pictures of the Ferron area showing early farming activities prior to the irrigation systems going in, farming after the projects were completed and any old pictures of the Ferron Creek area. Call Mary at 435-381-2300 ext. 101 or Wayne Urie at ext. 103 at the NRCS Field Office in Castle Dale or Ron Francis at 801-524-4557 or

Cooking Class

Emery County commodities cooking classes will be held on June 14 at the Emery County Food Bank and Clothing Exchange (40 South Center, Castle Dale). It will be held from 10 a.m.- 12 noon.

Diabetes Class

A diabetes class will be held on May 16. All classes will be from 10 a.m

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