Recent Articles by Sam Penrod
Published: Thursday, December 17, 2015 6:48 pm MST
Five years ago, the historic Provo Tabernacle was severely damaged by a fire, but it will soon be dedicated as a new LDS temple.
Published: Tuesday, December 8, 2015 12:44 pm MST
Police are warning holiday shoppers about a scam that's found its way to the parking lots of some shopping centers around the state.
Published: Thursday, October 29, 2015 3:25 pm MDT
The long-awaited public open house of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ new temple in Provo is now less than three months away. Provo City is bracing for the huge crowds.
Published: Friday, October 9, 2015 2:49 pm MDT
The installation of a new water line in American Fork canyon has resulted in a historic find. A stone marker that was of little value in the 1930's is now a valuable part of history for generations to come.
Published: Monday, September 14, 2015 4:14 pm MDT
A restoration project on one of the oldest chapels in use by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was officially finished Sunday.
Published: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 6:28 pm MDT
A little girl facing an undiagnosed terminal illness celebrated a major milestone Wednesday — her 7th birthday.
Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015 7:08 pm MDT
A 17-year-old Manti girl who was recently diagnosed with cancer missed the first day of her senior year Thursday because she was in Primary Children's Hospital. While she can’t be in class, her school and...
Published: Friday, July 31, 2015 4:38 pm MDT
The creativity of two high school students in American Fork has earned them thousands of dollars in scholarship money.
Published: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:31 pm MDT
Preserving Utah's pioneer history is the goal of the American Fork chapter of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers.
Published: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 3:23 pm MDT
Some Utah County residents are protesting a planned development by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which will be built on what is currently the driving range at the Thanksgiving Point golf cour...