Cedar City Temple Signed Over to Owners

Today at 10:00 am, Zwick Construction delivered and signed-over the Cedar City Utah Temple to the owners’ representatives. For the next four weeks, they’ll oversee the final touches to furnishings and prepare for the public open house from October 27 – November 18, 2017.

Bookmark our Cedar City Temple page! It has all the dates, photos and information!

See Zwick Construction’s post.

Power in Pink 5k Run / 1 Mile Walk

The Power in Pink 5K/1 Mile Walk will be Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 8:00 am at the West Canyon Park (151 S 400 E).

There is a $25 registration fee and you can register at active.com.

Proceeds from this event are donated to local women going through treatment for breast cancer.

You will receive your bib and t-shirt the morning of the event.  The 5k will go up the trail and back to the West Canyon Park.  The 1 mile walk will go up the trail .5 miles and back down to the park.

Visit http://powerinpinkbreastcancer5k.blogspot.com/ for more info.

Pictures from Power in Pink 2015.

This event has been added to our calendar.

Trail and Treat

The Trail and Treat will be Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the Cedar City Hospital walking path from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm.

Bring your kids dressed in costume, get candy and have a fun time!

Pictures from Trail and Treat 2015.

Cedar City Hospital Facebook Page

Hocus Focus – Historic Downtown Cedar City

Hocus Focus will take place in historic downtown Cedar City on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Bring your costumed kids to Cedar City’s historic downtown to trick-or-treat at particpating businesses and engage in fun activities sponsored by local businesses and organizations!

Hocus Focus Downtown Facebook Page

Call 435-590-4815 if you’re a business that wants to participate.

This Halloween event has been added to the calendar.

President Monson Will Not Attend Oct. 2017 Conference

President Monson will not attend October general conference, LDS Church confirms

Scott G Winterton, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY – LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson will not attend this weekend’s sessions of general conference, the church confirmed Thursday afternoon. The 90-year-old President Monson, who has served as the president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints since Feb.

Thomas Spencer Monson was born August 21, 1927 (90 years old) in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was ordained an LDS apostle at age 36. He was awarded the Boy Scouts of America’s Silver Buffalo. He is the second of six children. He dedicated fourteen temples.

President Thomas S. Monson’s Facebook Page

LDS Apostle Robert D. Hales Admitted to the Hospital

Church Apostle Robert D. Hales Admitted to the Hospital

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following statement on the condition of Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: Elder Robert D. Hales was admitted to the hospital several days ago for treatment of pulmonary and other conditions.

Elder Hales was born August 24, 1932 (85 years old). Currently, he is the fifth most senior apostle in the church. He was was born in New York City. He received degrees from the University of Utah and Harvard Business School and was a pilot in the U.S. Air Force.

Robert D. Hales Facebook Page

Centrum Arena Renamed America First Credit Union Events Center

SUU‘s Centrum Arena will now be called the America First Credit Union Events Center!

I have a feeling the locals will still call it the Centrum. Catchy and much easier to say. America First isn’t even a local company.

America First will pay $1.5 million for ten years for the naming rights.

The SUU Centrum hosts SUU basketball, gymnastics and volleyball, concerts, graduations, high school basketball tournaments and Utah Summer Games events.

John Ursua Added to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

John Ursua, former Cedar High football player and current wide receiver at Hawaii has been added to the Biletnikoff Award watch list! Future NFL player from Cedar City? Maybe. The Biletnikoff Award annually recognizes the top wide receiver in college football. Rainbow Warrior pass catcher already has 453 receiving yards on the season, ranking #1 in the nation in receiving yards per game!

The 2017 Biletnikoff Award winner will be presented live on December 7, 2017, on The Home Depot College Football Awards Show. The show will be broadcast from 7:00-9:00 p.m. EST on ESPN. Biletnikoff Award voter Desmond Howard will present the 2017 Biletnikoff Award winner on the show.

Ursua and the Warriors will take the field again this Saturday at Aloha Stadium vs. Colorado State at 6 PM HT.

Halloween Dodgeball Tournament

The first annual Halloween Dodgeball Tournament will be October 27-28, 2017 at the Southern Utah Sports Academy (494 North 2150 West, Cedar City). Youth Friday, Adults/Family Saturday.

Cost: $60 per team, 6-10 players per team

Divisions: Adult Coed, Family, High School, Middle School, Elementary

Prizes for top placing teams and best team costumes!

Register a team and find more info at southernutahsportsacademy.com. Registration closes on October 20th at midnight.

Fun for the entire family!

This event is presented by Wilson and Whetten Orthodontics and Southern Utah Sports Academy.

Southern Utah Sports Academy Facebook Page

This tournament has been added to the calendar.

Pumpkin Festival 2017

Cedar City Women in Business announce the 17th annual Pumpkin Festival for kids presented by Cedar View Pediatric Dentistry on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Cross Hollow / Diamond Z Arena.

Fee is $5 per child. Activities include cookie decorating, face painting, Home Depot craft and more!

Pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch!

Proceeds benefit the Women in Business Scholarship Fund for local women.

Web Site: http://www.cedarcitywomeninbusiness.com/

Email: cedarwib@gmail.com

This Halloween / harvest event has been added to the calendar.

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