It started as a simple hobby. Once or twice a week, Mr. Mustache would show up at Doxey Elementary School. But this super volunteer is in such high demand at the school that he now shows up every morning at 7:30 a.m. and stays for several hours.
Chance are you or your kids have read the children's book The Magic School Bus. There's a teacher character in the book known as Ms. Frizzle. She takes her students on science field trips on a magic school bus. It turns out a teacher just like her is making a difference at one Utah middle school.
When our KSL news vehicle broke down in Milford we expected the worst. We quickly realized neighbors there know how to help those in need. And, as it turns out, we were not the only ones experiencing a desperate moment.
Their daughter was diagnosed with Dandy Walker Varient and told she would never walk, talk or write her name again. She can do all of those things now and her parents credit a loving teacher for helping her get there.
We gave a High 5 award to a woman who spans the globe looking for opportunities to help people. Not only that, when she's home here in Utah, she trains man's best friend with an eye on helping others see.
A broken down car could have easily ruined their Christmas. That appeared to be the case for a Syracuse family when the part their car needed was not in stock at one mechanic's shop. But that mechanic was not about to watch someone's Christmas get spoiled.
Utah families have seen their homes buried under snow time and time again this winter. Keeping the driveway clear has been a difficult job for most, impossible for some. A couple in the Rose Park neighborhood has been looking out for families that can't dig out for themselves.
As many families immigrate to Utah from all over the world, they send their children to school to learn English and other life lessons. Now those parents can get the same education in the same building as their kids.
He's just a 4th grade student now but in the future he may be after Grant Weyman's job. That's because Jackson Drake loves to forecast the weather at his elementary school and does an excellent job at it.