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A 15-year-old Lakeridge Junior High School student was arrested in the early morning Friday after posting threats against the school online.
Joyce Eloise Potter Whipple Daily Herald
Joyce Eloise Potter Whipple, 88, of Orem, Utah peacefully passed away at Utah Valley Hospital on May 14, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was the ...
Victim killed by police was Orem High student Deseret News
Police Sunday identified the knife-wielding man officers shot and killed during a confrontation in an Orem home last week as a 17-year-old Orem High School ...
Orem boys basketball hires Perry Wildeboer as new head coach Daily Herald
Orem High School announced Friday that it has hired a new head boys basketball coach — although it didn't have to go very far to find him.
Orem High signing event filled with drama, a surprise USU signing but no Puka Nacua Deseret News
OREM — Orem High's signing day event in the school gymnasium Wednesday afternoon had banners, balloons, doughnuts and chocolate milk, students with a ...
Two Orem swimmers win individual titles at the 4A state meet Daily Herald
Orem senior swimmer Leah Gale said she viewed Saturday's 4A state meet at BYU as a chance for redemption.
Richards scores 24 for Orem in blowout of Canyon View Daily Herald
When Orem forward Ike Richards scores a basket, the Tigers student section will often chant, “We like Ike! We like Ike!”
Orem says goodbye to Hillcrest Elementary through open house, gala — including first principal who's 97 years old Daily Herald
Hillcrest Elementary School is celebrating its final months with two community events created to help Orem mourn, look to the future and pay tribute to the ...
Orem approaching historic levels of domination in Utah prep football Daily Herald
The majority of this year's Orem Tigers football roster has been playing together since they were 9 or 10 years old and Jeremy Hill has been their coach.
Orem rolls to 60-13 win over Dixie for second-straight 4A football title KSL.com
Orem High School captured it's second title under Coach Jeremy Hill after defeating Dixie High School 60-13. Puka Nacua capped off his senior year by ...
Utah's top college football recruit Puka Nacua picks Washington Deseret News
SALT LAKE CITY — Puka Nacua's decision to go to Washington was made more dramatic by a vicious Sunday night snowstorm. Utah's top prep football recruit ...
Orem's Greg Sheide treasures making a difference in 40 years of coaching Daily Herald
Even as he prepares to finally step away from coaching, Orem assistant boys basketball coach Greg Sheide doesn't think he needs a lot of attention and ...
High school football: Orem Tigers 2018 preview Deseret News
Here's an in-depth look at the Orem Tigers football team heading into the 2018 season.
Mr. Football Puka Nacua has a long list of accolades. The Orem receiver's late father saw it all coming... Deseret News
Puka Nacua, who earns the title of Mr. Football 2018, finished his senior season as the top receiver in the country, averaging 166.9 yards per game with 26 ...
State's top football recruit won't announce his decision today Deseret News
Wednesday is National Signing day for thousands of college athletes, but it will not be decision day for Utah's top football recruit - Puka Nacua. His mom said ...
Great Western Shootout still going strong for local high school hoops in its ninth year Daily Herald
How many people would voluntarily tackle the monumental task of putting together an event that would require an investment of $100000?
Athletes of the Week: Orem's Noah Sewell and American Fork's Devin Downing Daily Herald
Noah Sewell Junior running back Orem. The Tigers have seen a number of players put up big numbers this season as they have cruised to victory. Last Friday in ...
High school senior in custody after making threat against school over social media Daily Herald
A teenager was arrested Sunday after she reportedly posted an image on social media threatening violence at a high school in Orem.
May 29: Orem High School Daily Herald
Soon-to-be graduates wait in line for their diploma during Orem High School's graduation at the UCCU Center at Utah Valley University on Friday, May 30, 2014.
Chelsea Michelle Gould Tavana Daily Herald
Chelsea Michelle Gould Tavana, 30, passed away March 4, 2019, at her home in Orem, Utah due to complications from prior health afflictions. Chelsea was ...
Orem girls soccer keeps scrapping until it pays off in 2OT win over Juan Diego Daily Herald
In a golden goal overtime showdown in the single-elimination girls soccer state playoffs, every opportunity is agonizing. Both Region 10 champion Orem and ...
Lynn Gerratt – Principal of Orem High School Daily Herald
Lynn Gerratt was appointed as the principal of Orem High School, effective July 1. Gerratt has served as the principal of Summit High School in Orem for the past ...
Bingham breaks away late to top Orem in season opener Daily Herald
Turnovers are never good, and they were particularly troublesome for Orem on Thursday night.
High school football: 4A semifinal preview, Orem vs. Pine View Deseret News
The Tigers and Panthers will meet with a spot in the 4A state championship game on the line, in what many believe will be a high-scoring, back-and-forth affair.
Orem's Puka Nacua named 2018 Utah Valley Player of the Year after record-breaking season Daily Herald
Orem senior wide receiver Puka Nacua put together a stunning, record-breaking career including a phenomenal 2018 season, but there is one challenge where ...
Alpine School District, Orem police team up for safer schools KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City
OREM, Utah - The Orem Police Department will have direct access to cameras at Orem High School from their phones during emergency situations. The school ...
Utah H.S. Football: 2018 Pre-Season All-State Football Team 247Sports
The top players in the state of Utah as selected by Utah High School Football Insider Jeff Hansen.
Two Orem officers legally justified in fatally shooting teenager with knife Daily Herald
Charges will not be filed against two Orem police officers who shot and killed a teenager last year after he reportedly lunged at the officers with a large knife.
Athletes of the Week: Provo's Walker Moore and Orem's Taye Raymond Daily Herald
Walker Moore. Junior pitcher/infielder. Provo. With the Bulldogs getting set to start Region 8 action, Walker Moore set a blistering pace to end the month of March ...
A constant presence — Orem High's resource officer Daily Herald
Dan McKown, Orem High School's resource officer, glances at the clock, first period is still in session. McKown heads out to walk the hallways for the first time ...
Athletes of the Week: Lone Peak's Nate Ritchie and Orem's Buju Tuisavura Daily Herald
Nate Ritchie. Junior safety/kicker/kick returner. Lone Peak. The Knights knew that having big plays by the defense and special teams would be crucial for their ...
Everything you need to know about Utah County's 32 high school graduating classes Daily Herald
Over the next several weeks, thousands of high school seniors will across a stage and celebrate their years of hard work and dedication to earn their high school ...
Investigation underway after officers shoot teen boy in Orem home KUTV 2News
(KUTV) — Orem Police Department has identified the teenager killed in an officer involved critical incident inside his Orem home Friday afternoon. Orem Police ...
Orem has been home to several famous people. Daily Herald
Several well-known people have called Orem home over the years.
Orem PD gains live remote access to Orem HS surveillance cameras KSL.com
Officers know any amount of time they can trim off the response to an active shooter can potentially save lives. Tuesday Orem police and Orem High School ...
Photos: Despite health condition, Brighton Gibson helps keep spirits high at Orem school Daily Herald
As part of Brighton Gibson's individualized education plan at Orem High School, his parents and teacher set eventually joining the cheer squad as a major goal.
Julie Ann Nelson Miller Daily Herald
Julie Anne Nelson Miller, 53, passed away peacefully at home on March 24, 2019 after a battle with cancer.
10 historic buildings still standing in Orem | Orem News Daily Herald
Though Orem wasn't incorporated as its own municipality until 1919, the area was home to many residents as early as the 1860s and 1870s.
Eight on ballot for four board seats in Alpine School District Daily Herald
Eight candidates will be on the general election ballot for four open seats on the Alpine School District Board of Education.
Orem High School pleased with UHSAA region realignment Daily Herald
SALT LAKE CITY - After hearing from dozens of schools, the Utah High School Activities Associate accepted the input on Tuesday afternoon and has now ...
Orem's Cooper Legas wins state title for fourth straight season Daily Herald
May 20, 2017, was the date that initiated an jaw-dropping year of state title success for Orem junior Cooper Legas.
Scores, stats, videos and pictures: High school football roundup for Friday, Sept. 21 Deseret News
Here's a complete roundup of Friday's high school football action from around the state.
Athletes of the Week: Spanish Fork's Briley Young and Orem's Kadon Black Daily Herald
Briley Young. Senior pitcher. Spanish Fork The tradition of great Don softball players appears to have added another name as Briley Young is off to a great start ...
Andrew Jennings Thompson Daily Herald
Andrew Jennings “AJ” Thompson was born on February 8, 1982 in Provo, Utah. He passed away from complications associated with blood clots in his lungs.
Community briefs: Church official to speak at BYU commencement; Orem FFA to host 5k Daily Herald
Randall Bennett, a General Authority Seventy in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will give a devotional at 11:05 a.m. Tuesday in the Marriott ...
Prep Boys Basketball: Vivint Great Western Shootout tips off at Orem High School Daily Herald
The seventh annual Vivint Great Western Shootout tournament will be held at Orem High School from Thursday through Saturday.
Monday Close-Up: Despite Fragile X syndrome, Orem High School male cheerleader helps keep spirits high and breaks out of his shell with support of the school Daily Herald
Despite Fragile X syndrome, Orem High School male cheerleader helps keep spirits high and breaks out of his shell with support of the school.
High school football: Orem Tigers 2017 preview Deseret News
Here's an in-depth look at the Orem Tigers football team heading into the 2017 season.
10 fun facts about Orem that you may not know Daily Herald
Orem celebrated its 100th birthday Sunday, but how much do you know about the city? Here are 10 interesting facts about Orem.
Shakeup in football staff - Orem High School parts ways with assistant coaches Daily Herald
OREM - When Orem High School's football team arrives in Las Vegas in preparation for its game against Arbor View on Friday, the coaching staff will have a ...
Three arrested after report of gang fight, shooting at Orem High School Daily Herald
Three people were arrested by Orem police officers in relation to a gang shooting last week at Orem High School.
Orem at Bishop Gorman (Nevada) - September 7 Daily Herald
Despite the loss to Bingham on Thursday night, Orem is the front runner for the best team in 4A, and a legit contender for the best team in Utah County.
Orem High School hires Jeremy Hill as new head football coach Daily Herald
Since Jeremy Hill won a state championship at Orem High School and finished his playing days, he's started a successful business and has offered up much of ...
15 fun places in Utah County that sadly only exist in your memories Daily Herald
Businesses come and go with the ebb and flow of demand. But some places we just wish would never go away.
BYU hoops commit Shengzhe Li excited for Great Western Shootout experience Daily Herald
Even in a crowd of big basketball players at Thursday's Great Western Shootout at Orem High School, it's pretty easy to spot Shengzhe Li.
Julee Rogers Daily Herald
Julee Rogers was born on August 4, 1970 to Gordon Olsen and Glenda Jorgensen in Provo, Utah.
Staff who responded to stabbing in Orem high school locker room share their story fox13now.com
OREM, Utah - New details were released Wednesday surrounding the stabbing of six students, including the student suspect, at Mountain View High School.
Brightside Brighton: Orem male cheerleader helps keep spirits high despite Fragile X syndrome Daily Herald
It's senior night at Orem High School, and the Golden Tigers basketball team are preparing to take on the Spanish Fork Dons. The stands are filled with parents, ...
Finalists For Polynesian HS Football Player of Year Award Named 247Sports
Honolulu, HI (December 11, 2018) –The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced today five Finalists for the 2018 Polynesian High School Football Player ...
Shawn Christian Jensen Daily Herald
Shawn Christian Jensen passed away in his sleep on Sunday, January 27, 2019. He was born and raised in Orem, graduating from Orem High School in 2001 ...
Heart recipient helps donor’s daughter KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City
OREM, Utah — Everyone has the choice to be an organ donor or not. For people who do choose to donate their organs, it can have a life-altering impact on the ...
Prep Basketball Roundup: Fremont, Bountiful boys clinch region titles Standard-Examiner
PLAIN CITY — Fremont boys basketball celebrated the Region 1 championship by cutting down the nets after a 80-76 home win over Layton on Friday night.
Rodney Gordon Eastman Daily Herald
Rodney Gordon Eastman, age 71, passed away quietly on November 6 in the Timpanogos Hospital of complications from health problems he's faced over the ...
The top 5 Utah County high school football games of 2018 Daily Herald
Thursday night kicked off the opening of the 2018 high school football season as the Bingham Miners defeated Orem, 39-22.
Glade Mack Clayton Daily Herald
Glade Mack Clayton, passed away on September 18, 2018. Born November 26, 1939 in Provo, Utah, to Clarence Donald Clayton and Isabelle McBride Clayton.
Orem hires Habitat director as new community services director Daily Herald
Kena Mathews' greatest dream would be to work herself out of her new job. The former director of Habitat for Humanity of Utah County has taken a new position ...
Kent R. Gamette Daily Herald
Kent R. Gamette, a cheerful, caring, and devoted husband, father, and grandfather, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 8, at the age of 75 with all of ...
Everyday Heroes: Committed to service, Utah Valley veterans celebrate 100 years of remembrances Daily Herald
Many people go about doing good deeds in their families, neighborhoods, organizations and church congregations. “Utah Valley's Everyday Heroes” celebrates ...
18 new administrators appointed in the Alpine School District Daily Herald
The Board of Education and Cabinet announced the following new administrative assignments on Feb. 14, 2018 in the Alpine School District.
Beyond the March: Students voice their ideas on making school safety a lasting movement Deseret News
The Deseret News brought together high school students to discuss their concerns and ideas about school safety. These are their thoughts as they look beyond ...
Orem boys basketball wins battle of football champs by defeating Lehi Daily Herald
If victory in Tuesday's Region 10 boys basketball game at Orem had been decided solely on which team had the most players who had won state titles already in ...
Ultimate Spring Bucket List: 100+ things to do in Utah County this spring Daily Herald
Spring has sprung! Wednesday marks the first day of spring, and if you love this time of year, Utah County is a great place to live. From the growing flowers to the ...
Linda Wightman Fleming Daily Herald
Linda Wightman Fleming died peacefully in the early morning hours of April 12 after a valiant, more-than-eight-year battle with advanced uterine cancer.
Utah Football Recruiting: Utes ready for big visit weekend 247Sports
It's crunch time for Utah football, as the Ute coaching staff works to put the final touches on the 2019 recruiting class. With the early signing period just days away, ...
Support continues to pour in for the tragic loss of Orem’s Parker Overly Daily Herald
Paul Overly took the news like a fastball to the ribs that knocks the wind out of you.
Homicide, sexual assault, finding Elizabeth Salgado: Top 5 Utah County crime stories in 2018 Daily Herald
Every year, communities are shaped by hundreds of stories. Here are a few of the most prominent crime stories to come out of Utah County in 2018:
Scera Park Elementary parents dedicated to continuing annual play after consolidation Daily Herald
Tape covers the floor at Scera Park Elementary School in Orem. Blue lines mark where the stairs will be. Green dots signal the edges. Before the elementary ...
The history and direction of KOHS, Orem High School’s longstanding radio station Daily Herald
At Orem High School, above the doorway in one classroom, there's a sign with three words: “DON'T BOTCH IT.” The classroom houses 91.7 KOHS, ...
13 chances to get out and run in a spring race Daily Herald
You've been hibernating all winter, but the warmer spring weather gives you a great opportunity to get out and run — and to get in shape before summer ...
High school football: 4A state championship preview, Orem vs. Mountain Crest Deseret News
It's been over two decades since Orem has won a football championship, and over one decade since Mountain won a title, but one of those streaks will end this ...
BYU hoops commit Bernardo Da Silva brings a lot to the game for Wasatch Academy Daily Herald
It's been a tough year for Wasatch Academy senior forward Bernardo Da Silva.
Victim speaks as teen suspect in stabbing at Orem school charged with attempted murder fox13now.com
OREM, Utah -- Disturbing details are emerging after five students were stabbed at an Orem high school earlier this month, and one victim who was stabbed ...
Photos: Scera Park Elementary students prepare for 'Aladdin' performance Daily Herald
Scera Park Elementary School students participate in a dress rehearsal for the junior version of “Aladdin” at Orem High School.
Donna Raye Smith Hall Daily Herald
Donna Raye Smith Hall was born November 19, 1946 in Provo, Utah to Jesse Norman Smith and Myrle Justesen Smith. She passed away on January 22, 2019, ...
Richard Harward leads UVU men's basketball to big rally in win over Seattle Daily Herald
The UVU men's basketball team's 20-game home winning streak at the UCCU Center in Orem appeared to be in serious jeopardy midway through the first half ...
Orem High football player surprised by reaction to 'something I've always done' KSL.com
Last week, an Orem High School football player got thrown into that discussion \u2014 and all he did was stand up. But the response is what surprised him most.
More than 80 weapons found in Utah County schools since 2016 Daily Herald
The majority of weapons found in Utah County schools aren't guns, but rather knives, lookalike weapons or even ballpoint pens.
Keith Dana Casper Daily Herald
1950 — 2018. Keith DANA Casper was born on January 20, 1950, in Provo, Utah, to Keith Reuben Casper and Audrey Pulsipher Casper. He was a life-long ...
Stanley J. Gordon Daily Herald
It is with great sadness that the family of Stanley J. Gordon, an honorable and gentle man, announces his passing after a yearlong battle with multiple myeloma.
Karrie Fitzgerald McDougal Daily Herald
1952 — 2018. Our dear wife and mother, Karrie Fitzgerald McDougal, age 66, died December 7, 2018 in Provo, Utah. She was born October 18, 1952 in Salt ...
Mike Browning – Director of Operations, District Office Daily Herald
Mike Browning has been appointed as a Director of Operations. He has been serving as the principal of Orem High School for the past seven years. His other ...
Orem's Greg Sheide leaves legacy of humor and caring after 33 years of teaching and coaching Daily Herald
If you've heard the riddle about the 28 dogs and the chickens, you probably know long-time Orem High School teacher and coach Greg Sheide.
Karen T. Rowley Daily Herald
The Heavenly choirs have anxiously awaited this day when our angel mother went to accompany them. Karen Terry Rowley, age 80, slipped through the veil ...
Dace David Beal Daily Herald
Dace David Beal (40) passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at his home in Provo, Utah. He was born on August 23, 1977 in American Fork, Utah and was.
Orem boys soccer opens floodgates with corner-kick goal, blasts Pine View in 4A first round Daily Herald
Although the final score didn't reflect it, Orem junior midfielder Devin Robins could feel things slipping a little bit for the Tigers midway through the second half of ...
Utah Football: 2019 recruiting class names to watch for ahead of signing day KSL.com
Utah has already signed 13 players prior to February 6th's National Signing Day, which marks the beginning of the regular signing period.
Provo High's basketball rivalries created unforgettable memories Daily Herald
Over the past 60 years, the Provo High School sports programs have competed in thousands of events. There have been big wins, tough losses, personal ...
Rickey Evin Wilberg Daily Herald
Rickey Evin Wilberg, age 66, of Tabiona, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2019 at his home. He was born August 7, 1952 to Chal Berl and Lola Tomlinson ...
Susan Denise Nordmeyer Daily Herald
Susan Denise Nordmeyer, 59, of Orem passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018.
Tigers rally behind stricken classmate Daily Herald
What started out as a show of solidarity by a handful of teammates has turned into school-wide support for an Orem High student who is currently being treated ...
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