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'I don't feel safe': Injured student describes targeted attack at Orem High School

An Orem High School student is recovering from jaw surgery after police say he was attacked on campus by a student from a different school.

2019 Watch List for Polynesian High School Football POY Award  247Sports

The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced today the 2019 Watch List for the Polynesian High School Football Player of the Year Award...

Orem police spend thousands investigating 5 school threats this week, arrest 15-year-old  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

OREM, Utah – Police in Orem have had their hands full this week, investigating five separate reports of kids making threats at schools across the city. None of ...

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 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 ...

2019 football preview: Orem  Daily Herald

Orem TigersHead coach: Jeremy Hill. 2018 record: 5-0 in 4A Region 10, 12-2 overall. Playoffs: Defeated Dixie, 60-13, in 4A championship. Players to Watch: ...

Haley Smith Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Haley Smith, the former American Idol contestant, is dead. The cause of death is a motorcycle crash.

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.

Late surge sends Orem past Lehi  Daily Herald

When Orem got aggressive at the plate, fireworks ensued.

Vols Among Top Teams for Five-Star Linebacker  Rocky Top Insider

One of the top linebackers and overall athletes in the 2020 class, five-star Noah Sewell, has the Vols among his top teams in his recruitment.

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.

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'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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Jeffrey K. Lambson  Daily Herald

Race: Orem City Council. Email: Website: Facebook: Jeff4Orem. Instagram: @jeff4orem. Age: 57. Occupation: ...

Orem 4-star WR Puka Nacua makes his decision, will sign with Washington

Nacua, a 6-foot-2, 190-pound wide receiver who ranked No. 22 nationally among wide outs by 247 Sports, led the nation in receiving with 166.9 yards per game ...

'Inseparable' Orem teammates Cooper Legas, Hunter Hill highlight Utah State's 30-player recruiting class

OREM — Orem offensive lineman Hunter Hill sat next to Utah State-bound quarterback Cooper Legas during an eight-student signing ceremony Wednesday in ...

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 ...

Lindon charter school tops Provo metro area high school rankings  Daily Herald

A Lindon public charter school is the top high school in the Provo area, according to a new ranking from the U.S. News & World Report.

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.

Terry D. Peterson  Daily Herald

Race: Orem City Council. Email: Website: Facebook: Age: 65.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Police identify teen killed in Orem officer-involved shooting

Police have identified a teenager who was shot and killed in an officer-involved shooting on Friday.

Orem has been home to several famous people.  Daily Herald

Several well-known people have called Orem home over the years.

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 ...

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 ...

Phillip Clayton Rasmussen  Daily Herald

Phillip Clayton Rasmussen of Springville, Utah, passed away on June 4th, 2019.

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 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 ...

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.

Lone Peak and Orem girls soccer coaches celebrate special moments at state championships  Daily Herald

As Lone Peak head girls soccer coach Shantel Jolley watched the final minutes of Friday's 2018 6A state championship game slowly tick off the clock, there was ...

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, ...

Former Orem big Richard Harward joins UVU teammates in transferring to BYU

The Cougars announced Wednesday afternoon that 6-foot-11 center Richard Harward has signed a financial aid agreement to play for the Cougars, along with ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Norman Eugene Peck  Daily Herald

Norman Eugene Peck 75, passed away at his Orem home on June 9, 2019 from Alzheimer's disease.

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.

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: Scera Park plans farewell events; LDS leader to speak at BYU Education Week  Daily Herald

Two events in May will celebrate Scera Park Elementary School before the school is demolished and consolidated with Hillcrest Elementary School into the new ...

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 ...

Four-star prospect Noah Sewell has proven he’s a high-level recruit. Now he’s trying to convince folks...  The Athletic

Sewell, from Utah, is a coveted prospect who has three brothers playing at FBS schools. Oregon is seen as being in the recruiting lead.

TMZ Sports interviews Orem wide receiver Puka Nacua on UCLA recruiting trip  Daily Herald

Recruiting for college football teams around the country is a big deal.

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 ...

WATCH: The DawgNation conversation with elite ILB target Noah Sewell  DawgNation

How does elite ILB target Noah Sewell feel about UGA? Will he enroll early? When will he cut down his lists of schools? It was hard to pin Noah down for six ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Orem High alumni chosen to help with study on Alzheimer's  Daily Herald

Orem High School alumni have the chance to make history once again — this time by potentially helping to unlock predictors of Alzheimer's disease and ...

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 ...

Steve Dawson Howard  Daily Herald

Steve Dawson Howard was born September 23, 1961 in Shreveport, LA. He was the third child born to James and Janet Methvin Howard.

Best of the Best: 2019 All-Valley Baseball Team  Daily Herald

Here are the top baseball players in Utah Valley in 2019:

Julee Rogers  Daily Herald

Julee Rogers was born on August 4, 1970 to Gordon Olsen and Glenda Jorgensen in Provo, Utah.

Friday night scoreboard: A look at this week's prep football action in Utah Valley  Daily Herald

This week's Friday night high school football action featured crushing wins and heartbreaking losses for Utah Valley teams. Here are the scores from this week's ...

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. Two fourth quarter interceptions led to quick scores for Bingham ...

Victim speaks as teen suspect in stabbing at Orem school charged with attempted murder

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Jay Vincent Camberlango  Daily Herald

Jay Vincent Camberlango was born February 14, 1977 in Price, Utah, to his parents Vinnie and Sue Camberlango. His passing occurred on June 30, 2019 near ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Parker Williams Overly  Daily Herald

Our beloved son and brother, Parker Williams Overly, returned to his Heavenly Father after a tragic car accident in Provo Canyon late Tuesday April 11, 2017.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Waterford graduate launches Career Rocket to answer questions about college, careers | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Waterford School graduate William Cheng poses by his Career Rocket, a high school career counseling platform, at the recent High School Utah Entrepreneur ...

Orem making a case to remain in 4A classification  Daily Herald

Just in case the Utah High School Activities Association Board of Trustees hasn't gotten the message, Tuesday afternoon when school let out, dozens of Orem ...

Orem's Kingsley Suamataia checks in at No. 11 in Top 100 for '21  247Sports

The 247Sports Top 100 recruits in the class of 2021 were released on Friday. The most notable prospect for BYU's interests was Orem offensive tackle Kingsley ...

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.

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:

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 ...

The Hurry Up: Kingsley Suamataia is the Cousin of Enokk Vimahi, Received an Ohio State Offer | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Utah offensive tackle Kingsley Suamataia is the top 2021 Utah prospect and is the teammate of the top 2020 Utah recruit – also an Ohio State target.

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.

Giving back to the youth drives Jordan's new track coach | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Alyssa Dalton has brought her experience competing at BYU to the Jordan track team, taking over the Beetdiggers squad this year. (Photo provided by Alyssa ...

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 Cowley Payne  Daily Herald

Karen Marie Cowley Payne, age 58, of Chandler, AZ, passed away in her home surrounded by her loving family on May 23, 2019 after a courageous battle with ...

Middle schools to present “The Addams Family,” “Peter Pan Jr.” this May | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

By Julie Slama | This spring, two middle schools will hold their musicals, finishing up the middle school theater season.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Utah County seniors receive Burger King scholarships, Avetta gets 2 national awards, Canyon Point development  Daily Herald

Monday, the Burger King McLamore Foundation, the company's philanthropic organization, announced it has awarded $4,000,000 in scholarships through the ...

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, ...

Bonnie Lou Norman Allred  Daily Herald

On August 8, 2019, Bonnie Lou Norman Allred passed away peacefully in her home, her husband close by her side. She was 87 years old.

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 ...

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.

Orem football player who rose from wheelchair for national anthem shares his story

OREM, Utah -- A young football player from Orem who recently underwent surgery is getting recognition online after he rose from a wheelchair and struggled to ...

2015 Utah Valley high school graduations | Education  Daily Herald

Utah Valley high schools held commencement ceremonies for their Class of 2015 graduates.

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 ...

Out-of-state visitors enjoy Vivint Great Western Shootout experience  Daily Herald

The boys basketball team from Smoky Hill High School in Aurora, Colorado, is familiar with the rigors of traveling out of state for basketball tournaments.

Utah officers shoot and kill barricaded fugitive wanted for kidnapping in California  ABC 4

WEST JORDAN (ABC4 News) - Officers shot and killed a man wanted out of California after an hours-long SWAT standoff in West Jordan Friday night.

Wilford Dennis Miller  Daily Herald

Wilford Dennis Miller, age 63, passed away surrounded by his loving wife and children on Tuesday April 30, 2019 from cancer. He is the son of Stanley and Mirl ...

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