Police plan to face off against those in recovery in community softball game

CEDAR CITY – It’s not often a community sees people in recovery and law enforcement come together but that’s exactly what’s happening in Cedar City. A new nonprofit organization, Hooked on Life, has partnered with local law enforcement to host a softball game Saturday night between police officers and those in recovery to try and raise money to help others recover from drugs and alcohol. The event is for the whole family and includes food, bounce houses, face painting, a dunk tank and live entertainment by the band Spillbeedog. All…

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Summer Games officially kicks off with a bash

CEDAR CITY – Utah Summer Games kicks off with opening ceremonies in the Eccles Coliseum on the campus of Southern Utah University Thursday, June 14, 2018.

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Shakespeare Garden welcomes Cleopatra

CEDAR CITY – Cleopatra took her rightful place among a collection of many other Shakespearean characters in the Pedersen Shakespeare Character Garden including Hamlet, Julie, Henry V, Falstaff and King Lear. The statue, created by the renowned sculptor, Dennis Smith of Alpine Studio, was unveiled Monday as the newest addition to the garden. The event was held on the anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth and death. A poet, actor and playwright, Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564 and died 52 years later on the same date. The unveiling event included several…

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