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St. George man arrested for brutally beating coworker

ST. GEORGE, Utah (ABC4) – A man was arrested after police say he brutally beat his coworker when the two started fighting over who could “frame” better. Luis Gustavo Figueroa-Flores, 23, was arrested on charges of aggravated assault resulting in serious bodily injury and intoxication. On June 18, shortly after 12 a.m., police responded to […]

Man arrested for two robberies in St. George

ST. GEORGE, Utah — A man was arrested and booked on multiple charges Friday after two robberies were reported in St. George. The first incident occurred at Dixie Bowl, located at 146 E. City Center Street, around 9:05 a.m. Officials with the St. George Police Department said a man...
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Tawzer, Ora Elaine "ET"

Ora Elaine "ET" Tawzer, 79, passed away June 15, 2022, in St. George, Utah from chronic illness. She was born on April 19, 1943, in Salt Lake City, Utah to Ora Leamon "Scottie" and Sarah Louise (Peterson) Shults. Elaine's parents moved to Idaho Falls when she was a child and resided there for many years. She attended Idaho Falls High School where she was always on the honor roll. Elaine married Charles Edwin Tawzer at Idaho Falls, Idaho on January 8, 1960, and together they raised 6 children. After their marriage they resided in Provo UT, San Diego CA, Salt Lake City UT, Idaho Falls ID, Portland OR and retired in St George UT. Elaine was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served in various callings including Young Women's leader, Relief Society President and as a temple ordinance worker. Her first love was for her Savior, and she served Him diligently throughout her life. She was a great wife, mother, homemaker, cook, gardener, counselor and well known for her big warm hugs. She will be sorely missed by her countless friends and family. She is survived by her husband Charles and 6 children: Todd (Rhonda) Tawzer, Grand Junction CO, Scott (Michelle) Tawzer, Huntsville UT, Troy (Kathy) Tawzer, Riverton UT, Brad (Aimee) Tawzer, Bend OR, Jared Tawzer, Atlanta GA, and Amber (Sam) Tuttle, West Jordan UT. There are 55 grand and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Gary and Kenneth Shults and granddaughter Kaylee Tawzer. Funeral services will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 881 South River Road, St George, UT 84790 on July 1, 2022, with a viewing from 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be immediately following at Tonaquint Cemetery, St George, Utah. Family and friends are invited to share tributes online. Arrangements and memorial tree planting by Serenity Funeral Home of Southern Utah, 435-986-9100. Ora Elaine "ET" 4/19/1943 - 6/15/2022Tawzer.

St. George Spectrum Podcast: The RISE Garden at SwitchPoint

SwitchPoint, the organization that runs the St. George area's only major homeless shelter, a local food bank, work programs and other initiatives designed to help people in need, recently opened its latest effort, an "aeroponic tower" high-efficiency garden where vegetables can be grown in a water-efficient setting and then used to suplement the diet of people who might struggle to afford or find healthy food options otherwise. ...

Four takeaways from opening days of St. George Classic

The 2022 St. George Summer Classic kicked off on Wednesday night, with three local area teams in action in the eight-team tournament, set to conclude on Saturday night. Through two nights of action, the St. George Sentinels (2-0), and Utah Rangers (Cedar City) (1-0) are unbeaten heading into Friday’s games. ...
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Snow hires new mens basketball coach

EPHRAIM– Snow College announced today the hiring of Andrew May as their new mens basketball coach. Andrew May, born in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, comes to Snow College after three years at Dixie State University as assistant coach/recruiting coordinator for former Snow College head coach Jon Judkins. Coach May helped...