Watch Schkyra Morning read her poem “H.O.M.E….,” winner of the Ogden Pride Poetry Contest 2018.
Watch Schkyra Mourning read her poem “Home” winner of the Ogden Pride Poetry Contest 2018.
Freedom Riders, a non-profit designed to help children with physical disabilities through horse therapy, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this summer. This Saturday, Aug. 4, Freedom Riders are having a picnic to celebrate. It starts at 6:30pm at the Ogden Botanical Gardens MTC Pavilion, 1750 Monroe Boulevard.
Former Freedom Rider students are encouraged to contact Pattie Adams to attend. She can be reached by email at email@example.com
For five nights in July, ropers and riders from around the world descended on Ogden and thousands of fans showed up for the 85th annual Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo. Photojournalists from the Standard-Examiner were on hand to capture all of the sights and stories. These are some of the highlights from the week.
Dustin Ellis of West Haven, Utah is a first time pro team roper in Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo. Ellis says roping is a family sport and he ropes with his wife and sons.
Tyler Bingham grew up in Weber County and competed in high school rodeo competitions while attending Fremont High School. Now 25, Bingham lives in Howell and is a professional bull rider trying to make it to his first National Finals Rodeo.
On Saturday, July 23, Bingham returned to Weber County to compete in the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo.
Families enjoy a fun filled night of bull riding, steer roping and barrel racing during the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at Ogden Pioneer Stadium.
Thursday, July 19, 2018, kicked off the first of five nights of the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo at Pioneer Stadium. Don’t miss this Ogden tradition.
Families enjoyed an exciting night watching pro rodeo riders during the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Ogden Pioneer Stadium.
Kids ages 7-18 years old competed during the Weber County Junior Posse Jamboree on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Ogden Pioneer Stadium.
Young Hyundai held a grand opening ceremony on Friday, July 13, 2018, at their Wall Avenue location in Ogden.
Nine drum corps competed in the 12th annual Corps Encore at Stewart Stadium at Weber State University on Wednesday July 11, 2018.