Brent R. Sumner, publisher of the Orem-Geneva Times, was installed as president of the Utah Press Association recently during the group's annual meeting in St. George.
Sumner was elected by the board of directors at a general membership meeting. He has served on the association's executive board for the past several years. The members of the press association consist of editors and publishers of 49 of Utah's newspapers.Sumner is a graduate of Brigham Young University and has worked in the production of the Orem-Geneva Times for over 20 years.
QUOTE OF THE DAY: "If there's a few who decide they don't want to abide by the rules, they won't have a good time. We are ejecting them." - David Meek, director of Spectacor, the company that manages the Salt Palace, commenting on enhanced security for Sunday's concert by The Scorpions. (See story on B1.)
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