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New Year's pool party

A party for youth will be held on New Year's Eve at 9 p.m. at the Aquatics Center in Castle Dale.

Relay for Life

The 2010 American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be June 11-12 at the Emery High School track. Now is the time to sign up your team and save 50 percent on the entrance fee. Regularly $100 now $50. Volunteers are welcome to join on our committees. For more detail contact Amanda Bjarnson at 749-1516.

A Castle Country Christmas

"A Castle Country Christmas," featuring the choirs and bands from Carbon and Emery county schools, will be available for purchase Dec. 21 after 9 a.m. The CD will be available in Price at the Eagles Nest, 8 East Main; Breinholt Music, 67 East Main; and in Huntington at Earl's Furniture and Appliance, 390 North Main. Profits from the CD sales will benefit the music departments of the participating schools. To make a bulk order, and receive free delievery to your school please call 435-637-1080 and ask for Diane or Scott.

Ladies Volleyball

Signups are underway for womens volleyball. Call to signup by Jan. 6, 2010. $175 per team. Call 650-2084 or 653-2560 to signup.

Buckhorn Archery Club Winter League

Yes it's that time again for winter league to start. If you have a bow and arrows, come and join the fun. It will get you out of the house and off the couch for some fun once a week. You will also get in shooting shape for the archery hunt. It's something the entire family can do together, plus it's a fun time. The league will start on Jan. 6, 2010. The first night will be a signup night starting at 3:30 p.m., and we will also shoot for fun and you can sight in also. If you can't make it that night you can join all season long. We shoot every Wednesday night. We are starting a traditional category so if you have a long or recurve bow and want to join in the fun come give it a try. Registration is still $20 a single or $30 a family. You must purchase insurance at a cost of $7 a year. The weekly fee is $7 a night. If you are helping any shooter, you have to purchase the insurance even if you're not shooting. No exceptions. If you are a person 18 or younger and are still in high school, it is free for you to shoot each week. You still have to pay registration and insurance. If you have a child, and would like them to get involved come and talk with us. Archery helps kids build confidence in themselves. We will have at least one indoor 3-D shoot during the season, as well as our annual shoot up Huntington Canyon in the spring. If you're a dedicated hunter you can get some hours by helping the club throughout the season. Contacts: Randy 749-3393, Carl 653-2417, Travis 749-0233, AJ 749-2669, Brook 749-1096, Daniel 749-0206.

Emery County's Third Annual Free Family Night

Jan. 13, 2010 from 5:30-8 p.m. at Emery High School. Family Night is an evening dedicated to your family, full of information booths with free items, activities and free dinner.

Keynote Speaker Les Harris will be presenting "Parenting with Purpose".

Childcare is provided.

Ring In The New Year At The Price Senior Citizen Center

9 p.m til midnight with band Music From the Heart.

All ages welcome, refreshments, party hats, noise makers. (donations suggested). For information contact Annette @650-0049.

Rocky Mountain School of Baseball

The Rocky Mountain School of Baseball will hold its 16th Annual Winter Ball Camp on Jan. 16, 17, &18, 2010 in Mesquite Nevada. The camp is for individual players or teams from 7 to 18, who will be divided into age groups. The camp staff will include professional and college coaches and players. For more information or to registar visit or call, toll free, at 1-877-272-0862.

The RMSB will hold its annual Holiday Hitting and Pitching Camp on Dec. 28 & 29 in Lindon at Ultimate Sports. The camps hitting session will be from 9 to 12 and the pitching session will be from 1-4 both days. The camp staff will include professional and college coaches and player. For more information or to register see above for web site and phone number.

Hunter Education Course

A Hunter Education Course will be held Jan. 4, 5, 7 & 8 at the Emery County Recreation Center. Class will be from 5-8 p.m. each day. Fee for the class is $10. You MUST pre-register by Dec. 30. Sign up early, there is a class size limit.

Participants will be required to obtain a voucher at a licensed vendor for th Utah Division of Wildlife Resources prior to registering for the class.

For more infromation, contact Emery County Recreation at 381-2108.

Orangeville City Rabies and Licensing Clinic

Orangeville City Rabies and Licensing Clinic will be held on Saturdays Jan. 16th and Feb 27th at the New Fire Station 10am to 12 noon. 2010 Dog tags are avaiable at the City Hall, please bring in your rabies information when licensing your dog. $8 for altered dogs and $25 for unaltered dog. All dogs need to be licensed in the city, house dogs and outside dogs by March 1st.

Castle Dale Senior Citizen Center Christmas Party

Dec. 22, white elephant gift exchange following lunch. Please find the silliest, most unwanted, ugly or unloved and useless item you have around your home. Wrap it up to look beautiful and tempting and come laugh with us.

Cal Ripkin and Babe Ruth Baseball Elections

Cal Ripkin and Babe Ruth Baseball elections will be held January 18 at the Emery County Recreation Center at 5:30 p.m. Anyone interested in running for the office of president, vice president or treasurer, please contact Emery County Recreation at 381-2108.

4th Annual Scofield Rainbow Trout Ice Fishing Tournament

Date: Jan. 2nd

Location: Scofield Madsen Bay Boat Ramp

Time: Check in will be from 7 to 7:30 a.m. Sat morning. Your entry fee will be collected at this time.

Registration: You can pre-register for the event during the month of December by calling 435-687-2491 to get on the list.

Entry Fee: $15 per Adult or $10 for 16 and under.

Tournament Times: Saturday Jan 2nd, 7:30am to 2pm

Weigh-In Time: 2 to 2:30 p.m .

Awards: Will be awarded following the weigh in. Awards will be gift certificates to Sportsman's Warehouse.

1st place $300

2nd place $200

3rd place $150

4th place $100

5th place $50

There will be a drawing following the awards worth over $200 in prizes.

Tournament Limit: 200 participants- HURRY and sign up to avoid the waiting list!

Tournament Contacts: Dan Richards, Floyd Powell or Chad Wade.

Contact Number: 435-687-2491

For Fishing rules and regulations for Scofield please refer to the 2010 guidebook.

Participants will be allowed to enter only one Rainbow, so bring in your biggest!

Huntington First Ward

Christmas party on Dec. 23, dinner, crafts for kids and a special visitor.

Needs kidney

My name is Elmer Mirza, and I am a 27 years old male from Salt Lake City.

I have been seraching for a kidney donor for almost two years and don't seem to find any.

I was diagnosed with a kidney failure two years ago.

I would really appreciate if someone would be willing to give the gift of life, I would be very grateful if they could contact my transplant coordinator Barbara Middlemiss at 801-879-2318.

Youth Holiday Basketball Tournament

Dec. 28 & 29: Grades 3 & up. Held at the Emery High Spartan Center in Castle Dale.

To enter your team or for more information, contact Mark Justice at 687-2403.

Defensive Driving Classes Now Available

The Utah Safety Council is now offering a four-hour defensive driving course for individuals in the Price area. The course will take place on Saturday, December 12, 2009 at the Castleview Hospital Classroom located at 300 N. Hospital Drive, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The four-hour course consists of classroom instruction and focuses on accident prevention, driving confidence, awareness of hazards and improving driving skills.

Drivers may complete the course for a 50-point reduction from their Utah driving record, once every three years. Individuals 55 years of age and older, may qualify for insurance discounts after completing the course.

Pan Sale

Please come and check out our pans and things. We also have:

Parchment paper just in time for your Holiday candy & cookie making

Emery Co. School District

120 No. Main Huntington.

Open between 10 & 2. See you there,

CEU Web Design Class

Have you ever wanted to create a Web page for your business, organization, or just for fun?

Now is the Time!!!

CEU will begin gegistration on Nov. 18 for a Web Design Class. The course discusses basic Web Page Design concepts and provides hands-on experience for creating and publishing your own web site.

The classes will begin Jan. 4.

For more information contact Tracey Johnson,

Angel tree

Cleveland town will be accepting names for the angel tree this holiday season. If you know of a needy family or individual in our town, please submit their name, age and gender to the town office. Angels will be available at the town office after December 1st. The date to return your wrapped gift to the town office is December 19th. If you have any questions, please call or stop by the town office during business hours, Tues, Wed. & Thurs from 11:30 to 5:00.

Cleveland's Annual Christmas Party & Program

Cleveland town will hold its annual Christmas party on Thursday, December 24th at 6:00 pm at the town hall. There will be a short program, light refreshments and of course Santa will make a special visit. Come and join our fun family holiday tradition.

Wilberg Mine Disaster Memorial

A Remembrance Memorial for the 25th Anniversary of the Wilberg Mine Disaster will be held on Dec. 19 beginning at the Wilberg Monument at 4 p.m.,1 then proceeding to the Emery High School Auditorium at 5:30 p.m. for the remainder of the services. We cordially invite you to attend these services to show respct to our fallen brothers and sister and co-workers. For more information please call the United Mine Workers of America at 435-637-2037.

The Boys and Girls Club of Huntington

The Positive Place For Kids

The Boys and Girls Club of Huntington located at 133 N. Main in Huntington "for all children in the county."

We are now encouraging all children between the ages of 6 to 18, to come sign up to join the club. Soon open for daily activities. Call for more information. The Star Grill 435-687-7827.

Emery County Aquatic Center Mom-N-Tot Pool Day

A mom-n-tot pool day hosted by the Emery County Aquatic Center for Tots up to kindergarten age will be held on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. beginning on Nov. 17. If you have an interest in this activity please let the pool know so they can arrange for lifeguards. 381-swim (7946).

Community Theatre Needs You

Would you like to help make a story on a page come to life on the stage?

Then Community Theatre needs you!

We need: DIRECTORS, costumers, make-up helpers, construction crews, backstage helpers, musicians, choreographers.

We are looking at doing fun shows such as "Newsies", "Jungle Book", and "Honk."

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