Cowboys and cowgirls from Roosevelt did well at recent rodeos with Rhen Richard earning $3,368 in tie-down and team roping to take All-Around Cowboy honors at the Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo in Vernal a couple of weeks ago. He teamed up with Jeremy Buhler for a time of 5.3 and $754 each in team roping.
Wayne Griffin of Roosevelt was inducted into the Utah Softball Hall of Fame earlier this month as a coach and for his years of dedication to the game. A ceremony was held at the Larry H. Miller complex in Salt Lake City. Eight people were placed in the Hall of Fame on July 11.
The winner of four straight 1A State Football championships, Duchesne Eagles have had two outstanding quarterbacks in Shiaba Allen and Trent Roberts who helped them out along with teammates to all those crowns.
The orange barrels are out and work has begun on the 200 north / Route 121 construction project in Roosevelt. Drivers traveling on 200 N and route 121are encouraged to plan for minor delays through August.