Doug Gibson

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Books

Vernon Dent bio details the career of a second banana

It’s a safe bet that you might recognize the face of Vernon Dent, but it’s far less certain one recollects the name. Yet Vernon Dent is one of the most...


Faith

Common-sense book can bring faiths together

On page 38 of theologian Richard J. Mouw's book, "Talking with Mormons: An Invitation to Evangelicals" (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.), the author recounts a...


Movies & TV

'Rogues' Tavern' a fun C-budget version of the 'The Thin Man'

Video Rewind is a review of an avant-garde, cultish, or otherwise odd film that has a small or large following. That means, by its fans, it can be watched over and...


Sports

Montoya suffers broken arm in MMA bout

Roy High graduate Lucus Montoya had some bad luck Friday night in his nationally televised mixed martial arts bout against Ozzy Dugulubgov at World Series of...


Letters

Utah is tops in saving lives

Editor, Spring is in the air and that can only mean one thing, National Donate Life Month! April is National Donate Life Month, a month where organizations like...




Sports

Montoya gets TV bout on WSOF MMA card Friday

Ogden MMA professional Lucus Montoya, who saw his scheduled bout in March with the World Series of Fighting promotion fall through when his opponent was injured, is...


Sports

VIDEO: South stops Toothaker in Layton MMA main event

Jacob South and Jared Toothaker put on an entertaining main event for the debut mixed martial arts card from Power Promotions at the Davis Conference Center on...


Faith

Apocryphal Hale vision underscores LDS passion for baptism for

With my faith’s practice of baptism for the dead, in my opinion, so misunderstood, it was interesting that this five-page Heber Q. Hale “vision”...


Movies & TV

George Arliss is the best reason to see the creaky 1937

Video Rewind is a review of an avant-garde, cultish, or otherwise odd film that has a small or large following. That means, by its fans, it can be watched over and...


Sports

Inaugural Power Promotions MMA card Saturday in Layton

On Saturday, April 4, Davis-County based Power Promotions enters the Utah mixed-martial arts arena with its inaugural card at the Davis Conference Center in Layton....

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