Latest Carbon County, Utah Stories

2009-04-28 15:35:00

'These teachers are our stars,' says Arch Coal President and COO WELLINGTON, Utah, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Five outstanding classroom teachers today received the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award.

2008-07-31 09:00:47

Utah Rivers Council river defense coordinator Amy Defreese wants to exercise the conservation option before spending $59.4 million on construction of the Narrows Project on Gooseberry Creek.

2008-07-31 09:00:47

SCOFIELD, Carbon County -- Fire authorities will conduct a prescribed burn over the next few days to get rid of cheatgrass taking over mountain ridges here.

2008-07-24 06:00:33

By Patty Henetz, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 24--A short-term solution may be at hand to diminish damage to ancient rock art in Nine Mile Canyon, where big rigs serving gas drilling on the West Tavaputs Plateau are kicking up dust laden with corrosive salt. The U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.