BYU-Idaho BYU-Idaho en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:00:28 MST Newspapers Winning cast makes CenterPoint's 'Jekyll & Hyde' gripping It’s not often science elicits positive emotion from this reviewer, but Dr. Henry Jekyll’s formula designed to... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:50:55 MDT Elder Holland shares keys to happiness during BYU-Idaho devotional (+video) Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles speaks during a campus devotional at Brigham Young... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:20:00 MDT 'Duck Dynasty' daughter Sadie Robertson to perform on new season of 'Dancing With the Stars' Sadie Robertson, a cast member of "Duck Dynasty," will join other celebrities on "Dancing With the Stars" this season. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:50:00 MDT Elder David E. Sorensen, former executive director of LDS temple department, dies at 81 Elder David E. Sorensen, who served as a general authority of the LDS Church for 13 years, died Tuesday at 81. He served in... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:45:00 MDT The Clean Cut: CBS News features boy with Down syndrome heading to college Rion Holcombe, whose reaction to his college acceptance letter took the Internet by storm, is now attending Clemson University. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:33:54 MDT LDS Church releases video about overcoming pornography addictions In a new YouTube video released by the Mormon Channel, Sister Linda S. Reeves, second counselor in the General Relief Society... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:50:00 MDT 'Frozen' star Santino Fontana discusses experience with Mormon Tabernacle Choir in behind-the-scenes video Santino Fontana discusses his experience with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in a behind-the-scenes video recently released by... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:36:28 MDT Watch: LDS bishop featured in 'Meet the Mormons' teaches David Archuleta how to step dance LDS Stake President Jermaine Sullivan, one of the six Latter-day Saints featured in the upcoming documentary "Meet the... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:25:00 MDT When Mormon pioneers left was often a life-or-death proposition Mormon pioneers were safer leaving in April than in May, in May rather than June, and so on. The later they left, the more... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:01:58 MDT 'Be Good' Sister Oscarson tells BYU-Idaho graduates Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson speaks to BYU-Idaho graduates during commencement exercises held on July 23. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:20:00 MDT BYU-I students swamped week before finals Flash floods covered Rexburg on Tuesday, putting hundreds of students out of their apartments. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:57:46 MDT Sharing talents creates self-confidence To Lila Shoemaker, the performing and sharing of talents is vitally important. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:00:00 MDT 'Batkid Begins' documentary inspired by 5-year-old boy who beat cancer As of last week, an Indigogo campaign for a documentary to be titled "Batkid Begins" went live, asking to raise $100,000 to... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:22:06 MDT The Clean Cut: Cancer patient sings 'Frozen' song with nurse A little girl with cancer sings "Love Is an Open Door" with her nurse while waiting for a blood transfusion. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:05:00 MDT Boxing champion sisters refuse to train on Sundays Caroline and Lani Daniels are sisters and boxers who train every day of the week apart from the Sabbath. The two were raised... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:25:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings 'Happy' medley with actor from 'Frozen' The Mormon Tabernacle Choir experienced a first last weekend when Santino Fontana, known for his role as Hans in "Frozen,"... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:55:00 MDT The Clean Cut: 12 siblings audition for 'America's Got Talent' with 'Sound of Music' song The 12 Willis siblings, ranging from ages 3 to 21, auditioned for "America's Got Talent" with their own rendition of "My... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:29:41 MDT The Clean Cut: Short film depicts special relationship between grandmother and grandson There's a unique bond between a grandmother and her grandson, and a new short film portrays that relationship. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:15:00 MDT BYU-Idaho students, Rexburg residents embrace opportunities to serve following flood A severe rainstorm caused major flooding in Rexburg, Idaho, but community residents and BYU-Idaho students rallied to bail... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:00:00 MDT The Clean Cut: BYU-Idaho students sing 'Called to Serve' while bailing water out of apartments When a severe thunderstorm caused flooding in Rexburg, Idaho, Brigham Young University-Idaho students bailed water out of... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:35:00 MDT BYU-Idaho, Rexburg experience flooding after heavy thunderstorms Heavy thunderstorms resulted in close to 2 inches of rain and severe flooding throughout Rexburg and Madison County Tuesday... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:00:00 MDT Returned missionary son tackles mom during airport reunion (+video) Susie Atwood experienced five consecutive years of sending children on LDS missions. When her last son returned, he tackled... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:30:00 MDT Spirit of competition is alive and well at BYU-Idaho An overview of the competitive-sports program at BYU-Idaho. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:00:00 MDT Videographer explains drone flight over D.C. Temple, expresses newfound appreciation for LDS Church Tony Collins recently flew a drone over the Washington D.C. Temple, sharing a new perspective on the beloved building. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:00:00 MDT Drone flies over LDS Washington D.C.Temple, captures unique view Tony Collins recently flew a drone over the Washington D.C. Temple, sharing a new perspective on the beloved building. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:00:00 MDT BYU, BYU-Idaho landscape management students 'making the earth a more beautiful place' The landscape management programs at BYU and BYU-Idaho are among the best in the nation. In 10 of the past 12 years, either... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:09:10 MDT Tornado makes a cameo in Canadian couple's wedding photos Photos of a tornado as the backdrop of a Canadian couple's wedding photos have gone viral. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 06:05:00 MDT The Clean Cut: Dad and daughter sing Christian song 'My Roots Grow Down' Daddy-daughter duo, "The Rookies," sings a Christian song called "My Roots Grow Down" by Sarah Pirtle. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:26:41 MDT 4-year-old basketball prodigy beats kids twice his age, plays like Kevin Durant Four-year-old Josiah Brown just graduated preschool, but he plays basketball against kids twice his age. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:58:44 MDT BYU-Idaho ensemble performs oratorio in Tabernacle As part of a three-city tour, an ensemble from BYU-Idaho performed "How Beautiful Upon the Mountains," a musical oratorio... Fri, 04 Jul 2014 03:40:00 MDT LDS musician Josh Wright moves on to round two on 'America's Got Talent' LDS pianist Josh Wright auditioned for "America's Got Talent" and moved on to the next round. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:10:00 MDT Bruno Mars dedicates 'Just The Way You Are' to girl who lost her family in a drunk driving accident Zumyah Thorpe lost her mother and two sisters in a drunk driving accident in 2013, and also sustained a brain injury. While... Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:07:43 MDT Lindsey Stirling performs at Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center Lindsey Stirling gave a fireside at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center June 25 where she both spoke and played her... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:41:01 MDT U.S. soccer star Clint Dempsey attributes success to God U.S. soccer team captain Clint Dempsey has deep religious roots. Dempsey has attended Catholic mass throughout his life and... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:56:56 MDT Disney's forthcoming 'Into the Woods' to be a censored version of the original Stephen Sondheim recently announced that his original musical "Into the Woods" will be censored for a family-friendly... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:50:00 MDT Utah teen impresses judges on 'So You Think You Can Dance' A Utah teen has made it beyond the audition phase on "So You Think You Can Dance." Landon Anderson will be vying for a spot... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:10:00 MDT First 'Mockingjay' promo released online The first promo for "Mockingjay — Part 1," the third film in the "Hunger Games" series, was posted online Wednesday.... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:01:45 MDT ‘Calamity Jane’ entertains buckaroos and city slickers alike Desert Star Playhouse's new production, "Calamity Jane: Cowgirls Just Wanna Have Fun," runs through Aug. 23. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:20:00 MDT Grandmother baby showers: New trend annoys moms-to-be Grandma-to-be baby showers — a trend designed for a woman's friends to equip her with essential baby-caring gear... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:15:00 MDT Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone outsmart paparazzi by helping charities Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone gave the paparazzi a picture worth a thousand words when they held signs up in front of their... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:20:00 MDT Provo City Center Temple time-lapse video shows construction progress The Provo City Center Temple will be under construction for at least another year, but Internet users can access live updates... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:37:06 MDT Diagon Alley, Gringotts ride to open in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter July 8 Diagon Alley is the newest addition to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. It will open July 8, and fans of the "Harry... Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:40:00 MDT The Clean Cut: Kid creates a rap song in 30 seconds Little kid gives a YouTube tutorial on how to make a rap song in 30 seconds. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:50:00 MDT 9-year-old basketball star plays for high school team, recruited by University of Miami 9-year-old basketball prodigy Jaden Newman recently received a recruiting letter from the University of Miami to play on its... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:54:45 MDT Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman sing 'Amazing Grace' to patients in children's hospital Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman sing "Amazing Grace" to patients and nurses at a children's hospital in Clayton, Australia. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:35:32 MDT 'Frozen' star to perform with Mormon Tabernacle Choir in Pioneer Day concert Santino Fontana, known for his role as Hans in "Frozen," will join The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square... Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:13:36 MDT Mormon selfies spread as Latter-day Saints share Book of Mormon experiences Missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invited those who have read the Book of Mormon to share... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:14:14 MDT Netflix plans 'Magic School Bus' revival Netflix announced plans to produce "The Magic School Bus 360," a 26-episode revival of the popular 1990s television program.... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:00:00 MDT BYU-Idaho devotional: Trust essential to building leaders Building leadership requires the “building of people — not products,” said Elder Bradley D. Foster of the... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:03:25 MDT Nun sings her way to success, wins 'The Voice of Italy' Singing nun Cristina Scuccia won "The Voice of Italy" Thursday night with 62 percent of the votes. Scuccia was offered a... Sat, 07 Jun 2014 17:42:42 MDT