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Riverton High students raising money for charity with Silver Rush season  South Valley Journal

It's Silver Rush season. Find out how you can join in the fun as Riverton HS students earn money for charity.

Riverton spotlights anxiety with Live in Real Life Part 2 Jan 28, 2019 By Mariden Williams  South Valley Journal

Riverton High School is hosting the second installment of a popular mental health conference.

‘Nobody's frowning’: Riverton halftime show guarantees ear-to-ear smiles  Deseret News

RIVERTON — The music starts and everybody starts to move. Some are Riverton High School students who are members of their high school's dance company, ...

PHOTOS: Fremont defeats Riverton in 6A boys basketball quarterfinals  Standard-Examiner

Dallin Hall scored 38 points and Fremont defeated Riverton 68-55 in the 6A boys basketball quarterfinals Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at the Dee Events Center ...

'She was a happy, cheery face:' Friends, teachers mourn teen who died in Riverton crash

A teenage girl died after being critically injured when the car she was riding in collided with another vehicle at an intersection Tuesday morning, police said.

Teacher of the Month: Cindy Morrey  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Every month Cyprus Credit Union and FOX 13 surprise a teacher of the month with a $1000.00 check. They get $500.00 to spend on their classroom and ...

Morgan takes the helm of Riverton football  South Valley Journal

Riverton has introduced its fourth football coach in five years. Jody Morgan is taking over a program struggling to regain its identity, but he wants its players to ...

Another police officer for Riverton middle schools  South Valley Journal

Riverton officials have assigned a new school resource officer in interest of increasing safety in its middle schools.

Jensen leaves PHS for Utah position  The Herald Journal

Curtis Jensen has submitted his resignation as principal of Preston High School to accept a position as an administrator in the Jordan School District in Utah.

Riverton in review: Looking back on 2018  South Valley Journal

2018 saw a lot of changes for Riverton, starting with the appointment of four new city officials.

Riverton schools raise nearly $230000 for local children fighting cancer  South Valley Journal

Seven local children battling cancer received financial assistance from Riverton schools after Riverton High School's annual Silver Rush donation drive brought ...

Suicidal thoughts on rise at Riverton High School  South Valley Journal

The sign at the entrance to Riverton High School, where reportedly suicidal thoughts have been on the rise. (Tiffany Webb/City Journals). By Tiffany Webb ...

Riverton's Gregerson captures wrestling title  South Valley Journal

Riverton graduate Dylan Gregerson has advanced to be part of the junior Pan Am games in Guatemala.

Gabby Hindoian caps year as Miss Riverton  South Valley Journal

By Clinton Haws | Gabby Hindoian, 18, is winding down her campaign as Miss Riverton. As the next pageant approaches, she took ...

Popular Riverton teacher dies of rare brain disease after community raises $106K

Surrounded by family, Mac Frischknecht took his last breath Jan. 30 after a quick, but brutal, battle with brain disease.

14 local high school teachers take on 100 day challenge  ABC 4

Learn what challenge several high school teachers have taken on for 100 days! Sponsored.

6A state basketball: Dallin Hall explodes for 38 points as Fremont books semifinal spot  Standard-Examiner

OGDEN — This wasn't Dallin Hall's flu game, or redemption game, or offer-me-a-scholarship game.

Utah high school raises more than $100,000 for charity

RIVERTON, Utah -- Riverton High School set a state record Friday, and it had nothing to do with a football game or test scores. The school's annual holiday ...

Wasatch Academy – Utah’s 143-year-old ‘Best in the State’ school  ABC 4

"For years and years and years this school was known as the hidden gem. The school that nobody knew of here in Utah. The irony is we're the oldest secondary ...

This Utah teen carried a teammate with a broken leg across the finish line  Deseret News

With just 200 meters to go in the state cross-country championship, Riverton High School senior Sean Rausch was fixated on finishing the race — until he came ...

Community raises over $50K in 1 day for Riverton teacher with brain disease

If Riverton math teacher Mac Frischknecht ever came across a dejected student, he\u2019d ask them to remind him of his blood type. B-positive, they'd say.

To leave or not to leave? Riverton contemplates breaking away from Unified Police Department  South Valley Journal

At a recent town hall meeting, Riverton officials and residents discussed the benefits of staying with UPD versus creating a Riverton Police Department.

Riverton High teacher arrested, charged with rape of student

A Riverton High School teacher has been arrested and charged with rape of a student. Courtney Jarrell, 22, submitted her resignation as a math teacher and ...

RHS tennis wins first-ever region championship  South Valley Journal

The Riverton High School girls tennis team finished its season better than it ever has.

2018 Rock Springs High School Winter Sports Schedules

ROCK SPRINGS — High school winter sports began this week in Wyoming. Rock Springs high school will feature 28 total home events over the course of the ...

Ex-Riverton High teacher gets probation, fines in sex abuse case  Deseret News

Former Riverton High teacher Courtney Jarrell, 23, was sentenced to probation, fines and community *service* Tuesday after a judge "struggled mightily" with the ...

Ex-Riverton High teacher pleads to reduced charges in sex abuse case  Deseret News

A former Riverton High School teacher pleaded guilty Friday to misdemeanor charges in connection with a relationship she had with a student at the school.

Dallin Hall, Tyson Garff named to All-USA Utah Boys Basketball Team by USA Today  Standard-Examiner

Fremont High boys basketball junior guard Dallin Hall and Davis High senior wing Tyson Garff were honored Tuesday with selections to 2018-19 All-USA Utah ...

Ex-Riverton High coach charged with rape, sex abuse ordered to stand trial  Deseret News

A judge has ordered a former Riverton High School math teacher and basketball coach to stand trial for object rape, a first-degree felony, and forcible sexual ...

Family members each play a part for Miss Bluffdale 2018  South Valley Journal

Left to right: Mother Jamie, 12-year-old brother Adam with 5-year-old brother Liam on his shoulders, Miss Bluffdale Abbi, 15-year-old sister Bella, 10-year-old ...

Silverwolves visit Kauri Sue  South Valley Journal

The Riverton High School football team made their annual visit to Kauri Sue Hamilton School, a pep rally for the students of the school and an opportunity to ...

Riverton Shooting Club among strongest in the state  South Valley Journal

The Riverton Shooting Club is the strongest in the valley and has been active for the past six years.

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.

Beyond the Books uncovers hundreds of potential health issues in Salt Lake County schools  KJZZ

(KUTV) -- In a sprawling investigation, the 2News Beyond the Books education unit spent months culling through hundreds of Salt Lake County Health ...

Riverton High has Largest Graduating Class in Utah  KSL-TV

Alex Cabrero Reporting. This year's largest graduating high school senior class in Utah received diplomas today. It took about an hour and 10 minutes to read all ...

Sit up straight and pay attention to this! You’re giving yourself ‘tech neck’  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

RIVERTON, Utah -- In Sam Rogers' classroom at Riverton High School, some of his students will try to sneak a text. Their heads will bend down as they type ...

School safety starts with students: 'know something, say something'  South Valley Journal

Jordan School District administrators as well as city and community leaders address issues of concern about keeping students safe at school.

City leaders, students partner for suicide prevention walk  South Valley Journal

Led by Riverton High School students, community members raised awareness of suicide through a group walk.

High school football team lifts spirits during visit to Riverton school

RIVERTON, Utah -- Some students with special needs got a special 'pep rally' in Riverton Wednesday. Football players from Riverton High School stopped by ...

Proposed changes to teacher licensure will 'exacerbate' teacher shortage, educators say  Deseret News

Proposed changes to the state teacher licensure rule will exacerbate Utah's teacher shortage and contribute to inequity among students, educators told ...

This halftime routine is anything but routine  South Valley Journal

Riverton football's halftime show routine was one to remember.

Riverton cross country teammates honored during Holiday Heroes 5K  South Valley Journal

Riverton High School Cross Country team captain stopped to help an injured teammate during the 2017 state meet, the selfless gesture, which disqualified both ...

Out with the old, in with a new turf  South Valley Journal

The scoreboard on Riverton High School's football field stands at the far north end waiting for its new turf to be installed. (Greg James/City Journals) ...

Weber grabs early lead, defeats Riverton to open 6-A football playoffs  Standard-Examiner

PLEASANT VIEW — The word 'fat' can mean only one thing on the football field for Weber High's Brady Briskey.

Intermountain Medical Center celebrates winners of 2018 My Heart Challenge  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Fourteen Utah high school teachers spent 100 days dedicated to improving their heart health, and two contestants were rewarded with $1000 for their efforts.

Utah girls tackle football is a smash hit, but what is league doing to protect from concussions?

The first girls tackle football league, which started right here in Utah, is in its fifth season. With their numbers growing, there are new concerns about concussions.

Riverton High School's Silver Rush Raises Large Funds for Charity  South Valley Journal

Every year since the school opened in 1999, Riverton High School students have raised money during the holidays for a charity of their choice.

'Cinderella' power  South Valley Journal

Cinderella, played by Ari Bagley, calls for social change in the Riverton High School production of Rogers and Hammerstein's “Cinderella.” (Jet Burnham/City ...

Herriman High 'hurting' after 5 suicides in past year  Deseret News

In the past year, five students have died by suicide while enrolled at Herriman High School, and community members are trying to cope with an unusually ...

Out with the old, in with the new: Riverton City Council 2018  South Valley Journal

The oath of office ceremony took place at the Sandra N. Lloyd Community Center.

Potential threat led to lockdowns at Riverton, Herriman high schools  Deseret News

HERRIMAN — Unified police responded to two high schools Wednesday following a threat of a gun or possible shooting. About 1:20 p.m., police received a 911 ...

High school football: Riverton coach Mike Miller steps down, DC Brent Hawkins takes over  Deseret News

RIVERTON — Monday afternoon, Riverton head football coach Mike Miller stood before the boys he loves and had a conversation he's been dreading.

Sam Gordon, other Utah teen girls sue school districts to play football

SALT LAKE CITY - These Utah girls are tackling gender barriers. Baylee Simmons, who will be a senior this fall at Riverton High School, started playing football ...

Brainiacs all, Wasatch Front's top high school seniors compete to become Sterling Scholars

From Ogden to Draper, the Wasatch Front's top high school seniors competed in the semifinals of the Deseret News\/KSL Sterling Scholars program Thursday.

Report: Utah student-to-counselor ratio high but improving  Deseret News

A report being discussed by the Utah State Board of Education this week shows Utah's middle and high schools overall are getting closer to having an adequate ...

Weber playoff game brings Utah family back to roots of Warriors' football field  Standard-Examiner

PLEASANT VIEW — Of the 36 Utah fields hosting high school football playoff games Friday, perhaps none will have a better story to tell than Earl Jones Field at ...

Utah student-to-counselor ratio high but improving, report says

A report being discussed by the Utah State Board of Education this week shows Utah's middle and high schools overall are getting closer to having an adequate ...

Powderpuff Football: Bruises and Long-Lasting Friendships  South Valley Journal

The powderpuff football tournament at Riverton High School has been a long-standing tradition as part of the homecoming festivities.

Here are the 2018 Wasatch Front Sterling Scholar winners and runners-up  Deseret News

Winners of the 2018 Sterling Scholar competition for the Wasatch Front Region.

Higher teacher salaries coming to Jordan School District

Jordan School District has a plan to put $10 million toward teacher salaries every year. That means higher starting salaries and raises each year for every ...

BYU baseball: 10 players sign National Letters of Intent  Deseret News

Seven of the 10 BYU baseball recruits are pitchers from the recent November signing period, including Utahns Austin Deming and transfer Jarod Lessar.

Prom queen gives crown to special needs student

RIVERTON, Utah -- Riverton High School's prom queen relinquished her crown, giving it to a special needs student. Kendra Jean Muller, 16, was paralyzed and ...

Meet South Valley's Teachers of the Year  South Valley Journal

Bluffdale, Herriman and Riverton schools have selected Teachers of the Year for 2016–17. Find out who they are and why they won.

Grizzly boys and girls reach state semifinals  West Jordan Journal

The Grizzlies' boys and girls basketball teams advanced to the semifinals of their 6A state basketball tournaments.

What's Up With That? Entrance fee at football game one-time occurance  The Herald Journal

Question: At the Logan High School football game last Friday, students were charged $5 to attend. Usually, students get in for free if they show their student ID ...

Mid-season south valley volleyball teams stand strong  South Valley Journal

At the close of the preseason both Herriman and Riverton volleyball teams are prepared to take on the other Region 3 opponents.

Utah's 2018 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Central area  Deseret News

See the students nominated from their respective schools in the Wasatch Front Central area.

Soccer teams closeout season  South Valley Journal

South valley girls soccer teams have finished their seasons. Some were better than others, but they all had shining moments.

Utah County teams earn honors at state cheer competition  Daily Herald

RIVERTON – Cheer squads from around the Valley and area participated in the state cheer competition for cheerleading as a club sport Saturday at Riverton ...

Bojak Honored as Mentor and Teacher Aug 22, 2016 By Greg James The Jordan school District  South Valley Journal

The Jordan school District recently honored former Brighton, West Jordan, Jordan and Riverton football coach Rick Bojak, recognizing his lifetime contributions ...

Survival of the fittest in battle of the bands  South Valley Journal

Peanut Butter Octopus, the band from Riverton High School, arrived at the PTA's Region 6 Battle of the Bands as returning state champions. Even when they ...

Educators named outstanding by Jordan Education Foundation  West Jordan Journal

Seventeen Jordan School District teachers were recently named “outstanding educators” by the district's foundation. They were surprised with the honor by ...

LIVE TODAY: Deseret News live streaming schedule for high school graduations  Deseret News

This year, the Deseret News will be live streaming Utah high school graduations, including several this weekend.

Lehi softball overcomes weather and overpowers Riverton  Daily Herald

LEHI – Mother Nature showed how powerful she can be over the past couple of days, but the Lehi girls softball players didn't let that deter them.

'It ruined my week': Former Riverton star, coaches recall BYU-Hawaii athletics' end

When BYU-Hawaii announced the phasing out of its athletic department three years ago, former Riverton guard D McCleary was on a mission in Indonesia.

Local wrestlers cap off season with championships  South Valley Journal

Riverton and Herriman high schools produced two state champions in the 5A wrestling state tournament.

Herriman's Barnes named coach of the year  South Valley Journal

Herriman High School cross country coach James Barnes received a distinguished *service* award from the Utah High School Activities Association.

Murray High School names new head football coach  Murray Journal

Murray High School Athletic Director Keeko Georgelas (left) and new Head Football Coach Todd Thompson look forward to the upcoming season.

Hawkins Is Silverwolves New Head Coach  South Valley Journal

By Greg James. South Valley - The Twitter feed of the Riverton High football team (@rivertonfb) is full of motivational references to a team that faces a ...

Schedule of Utah high school graduations  Deseret News

Following is a list of high school graduations around the state, including student speakers for those schools that provided them. Most numbers listed for ...

Utah State football’s Brady Holt: A gentle giant fighting for his life  Utahstatesman

Christy Holt and her youngest daughter, Abbie Holt, were on the freeway in West Jordan on Saturday afternoon when she received a call from her son.

Broad range of talent at Broadway revue  South Valley Journal

Cast of talented singers, dancers and actors dazzle audiences with Broadway hits.

High school basketball: UHSAA votes to use 3 referees for boys and girls 5A/4A games this winter  Deseret News

MIDVALE — This winter, 4A and 5A girls basketball teams will play with three officials, just as their male counterparts have for the past five years. In a 7-1 vote ...

Is Oilfield School a Path to a Working-Class Future or an Anchor to the Past?

A new federal program designed to train the next generation of Wyoming oil workers signed up lots of eager students. Will any jobs await them?

Car accident doesn't stop man from reaching his dreams  Deseret News

In an instant, life can change. No one knows that better than a Herriman man who was the star of his high school football team, but fate had a different path for ...

South Hills Scores at Science Olympiad  South Valley Journal

The South Hills Middle School varsity Science Olympiad team poses for a picture after it took third in the state competition. – Dawn Monson ...

SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data  Chicago Tribune

Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...

Cole Lambourne Looking to Finish Stellar Career on High Note  Utah State Aggies

May 4, 2016 LOGAN, Utah - Cole Lambourne is the first person to admit his senior season hasn't gone as well as he hoped it would. But that doesn't mean he's ...

Girlfriend saves boyfriend's life after he went into cardiac arrest

Riverton High School seniors Caleb Barlow and Hannah Perkins just started dating, and less than a week ago, she saved his life.

Utah schools tackles tardies with fines, detention, holding up graduation  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — As Utah high schoolers transition from an unstructured summer to a school life governed by bells, it's not uncommon to see teenagers ...

Patriots Hoops Teams Are Ready For Battle  Southvalleyjournal

The inaugural boys and girls basketball season for Providence Hall High School has not been without its bumps and bruises. But the girls and boys coaches ...

A studio worth cheering about  West Jordan Journal

The Dysons own and operate Forever Cheer in West Jordan. The studio offers cheer training for all level of athletes.

Utahns in baseball: How 26 players with Utah ties are performing in majors and minors this season  Deseret News

A look at the players with Utah ties who are suiting up on major league or minor league teams this season, and how they have performed so far.

High school baseball: 5A team-by-team region capsules  Deseret News

With the 2017 high school baseball season getting underway this week in what should be another fantastic season, the Deseret News has compiled capsules for ...

6 years after fatal bus crash, American Fork marching band returns to Idaho competition

In October of 2009, members of the American Fork Marching Band were involved in a devastating bus crash while returning from a competition in Idaho. They've ...

Teenager Hit by Car in Critical Condition  KSL-TV

A 15-year-old boy is in extremely critical condition after being hit by a car on his way to school.

Eagle Scout give Sandy Police new K-9 obstacles | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Austin Cole, with the held of his dad Lane Cole, built and delivered K-9 agility obstacles to Sandy City Police for his Eagle Scout Project.

Meagan Grunwald testifies in her own murder trial, says she was scared, threatened with her life  Daily Herald

PROVO — “Meagan, let's get started.” Those words from defense attorney Dean Zabriskie opened Wednesday's testimony by Meagan Grunwald, who broke ...

Teen charged as adult with deputy's death  Deseret News

A 17-year-old Draper girl who allegedly drove her boyfriend as he shot and killed a sheriff's sergeant and critically injured another deputy was charged as an ...

Western Stampede Rodeo was a Rip Roarin' Bustin' Up Good Time  West Jordan Journal

The Western Stampede Rodeo in West Jordan had its inaugural event in 1954. It has been going strong as this city's tradition over the Fourth of July ever since.

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