The Uintah High School Student of the Week is Alexanndria Veibell, nominated by Mrs. Jackie Colton. “Alex is excited to learn and creates connections with everything she reads,” shares Mrs. Colton. “She is a voracious reader and loves to share her insights and thoughts in discussion and in writing. Alex is respectful, polite, and friendly in the classroom and is a great example to her peers.” Congratulations Alexanndria Veibell, Uintah Student of the Week. The Ute Athlete of the Week is girls’ basketball team member Tawny Valdez, nominated by Coach Joe Meanea. “Tawny does a great job on and off the floor of leading the team,” shares Coach Meanea. “She has worked hard on her game and it showed in the red/white game with her ability to handle the ball and she shot it very well, too.” Congratulations Tawny Valdez, Ute Athlete of the Week.