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6 Sep 2013 (All day)

Sportsmen hunt the world over for quality hunting supplies and the residents of Morgan are lucky enough to have the only Browning outlet store in the world brimming with quality products at discounts in their own backyard.  Along with all of the quality products, a new face has been added to manage the quality service the Browning Outlet Store has to offer. 

6 Sep 2013 (All day)

Ron Litchfield of Clearfield, Utah, has accepted the offer to serve as the new transportation supervisor for the Morgan School District.  Although Litchfield began work on Thursday after being chosen by a local selection committee, the school board will officially approve his employment at their September board meeting.  

6 Sep 2013 (All day)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is making preliminary moves to locate a new church house in the Mountain Green area.

6 Sep 2013 (All day)

Last week the Morgan High School cross country team competed in two separate events. On Wednesday, Aug. 28, the Trojans embarked on the long trek to Roosevelt to compete against five other schools in a traditional 5K format. It became a race to the starting line for the Morgan athletes. The school bus had broken down in Summit County, causing significant delays for the team and potentially jeopardizing their ability to compete. Runners from the other schools had been warming up on the course and were gathered at the starting line ready to race.

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Alayna Gunn of Morgan has earned a $2,000 academic scholarship from Alliance for Affordable Services. Gunn plans to attend Brigham Young University this fall. This year Alliance awarded $186,000 in scholarships to 138 students across the United States. Since 1996, the Alliance Scholarship Program has supported approximately 1,600 students with more than $2.3 million in scholarships.

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Help raise money for Morgan schools by coming together with your friends and neighbors in a colorful event at the first “Color Us Bright” Fun Run on Saturday, Sept. 21. 

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Local attorney allowed to continue practicing law, Local attorney allowed to continue practicing law, Markham jailed for aggravated assault

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Morgan County Search & Rescue members were recently invited by Wasatch County Search & Rescue to participate in a joint training exercise involving water rescue and recovery.  This training was conducted at Soldier Creek Reservoir and involved both the Wasatch County dive boat and their new Sonar equipped boat.  Also involved were dog teams from Great Basin K9 Search & Rescue that are utilized not only on land for searches, but are also capable of using their skills on water rescues.  

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Coldwell Banker® Realtor® Dava Jensen has lived in Morgan for over 20 years. Throughout that time she has been grateful to not only call it home, but to have been able to work and serve the people of Morgan County. 

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Ray and Vickie Carter are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Kyla Marie, to Andrew Scott, son of Randy and Nancy Mikesell, for all time and eternity in the Bountiful Temple. 

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Berkyn and Cooper are excited to announce the marriage of their mother Jenifer Brook Hogge Adams to Troy Kent Kolan.  The couple was married Aug. 15 at sunset on the shore of Bear Lake.  After the ceremony, in their wedding attire, they mounted long boards and paddled out onto the lake.  

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

There are many American flags that proudly grace the Morgan County skyline, but there are few that have stories like the flag the flies over Young Ford in Morgan.

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Consultant Matthew Godfrey with Better City said Morgan County’s economic development future could lie in courting the shooting sports industry.  The move would accompany an overall recreation push for the county’s future.

30 Aug 2013 (All day)

Our Morgan Trojan football team held nothing back in their blow-out season opening victory over Delta.  The team used their incredible defensive efforts to block Delta out completely, which secured their 35-0 win.  What a great start to what is sure to be a memorable and successful 2013-14 season.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

On Aug 19, 2013, the Morgan Chapter of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers held its monthly meeting at Larry’s Chicken Inn in Morgan City.  The Inn served a wonderful chicken dinner.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

The Federation of Genealogical Societies conference is going in right now in Ft. Wayne, Indiana home of the Allen County Public Library.  The Allen County Library is one of the largest genealogical libraries in the United States.  

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

The Morgan High School Cross Country Team started out with a bang at the Premiere Invite held Saturday, Aug. 17 in Tooele.  With just a few weeks of practices under their belt, students loaded the bus ready to compete.  Coming off a couple years of inconsistency having had multiple coaches, the cross country team has a new coach, Brennan Fuller, who is ready to help them succeed.  Coach Fuller is a newer addition to Morgan High School and is excited to establish a program for the students that will help them make and achieve their goals. 

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

The Morgan Lions Club, the oldest continuously serving service club in the county, held its installation program for the new 2013-2014 officers. The meeting was held Thursday evening, Aug. 13, in North Morgan when Lions and their wives met for a wonderful meal and meeting.  

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

LaNeece Davenport from the Wasatch Front Regional Council attended this week’s Morgan County Council of Governments (COG) meeting to discuss Morgan County’s participation in a regional broadband study.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

After many months of deliberation, the Morgan County School Board approved a new fee schedule governing the use of district buildings.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

After many months of deliberation, the Morgan County School Board approved a new fee schedule governing the use of district buildings.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

At their latest meeting, the Morgan County School Board adopted a new budget for the 2013-14 school year and did not vote to increase the board local levy.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

Elder Collin Russell has been called to serve in the Peru Piura Mission. 

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

Dr. Richard and Kerri Macdonald are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter Haley to Tysen Merrill Johnson, son of Merrill and Wynette Johnson. 

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

Kylie Val Sorensen and Tanner Scott Earl have chosen Saturday, Aug. 24,2013, to join together in marriage.  A garden reception will be held in their honor that evening from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the home of Daniel and Vickie Oliver, 2344 Line Creek Rd, Morgan, Utah.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

Grappling with a budgetary shortfall of over $300,000, and upcoming health care reform implementation, the Morgan School District has been making cuts that have affected many area bus routes.  The changes affect students, parents, bus drivers and administrators.

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

Each week Kevin Eubank and the KSL Weather team select a photo of the week to feature on their nightly Eyewitness News on Channel 5. Local photographer Christian Peay was not only selected for such but was also chosen as the winner of the best picture of the month. Part of his prize package will include having his winning photo showcased in the July section of the 2014 Les Olson Calendar. 

23 Aug 2013 (All day)

The Young Ford in Morgan’s grand opening event on Saturday, Aug. 17 was meant as a reflection of what the new owners hope their reputation will continue to be in Morgan County: family friendly, fun and fair.

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

Over the past several years FamilySearch has been working with a number of commercial companies, other non-profits, and many archives to help publish more records.  FamilySearch now has more than 200 cameras operating worldwide in archives capturing images of birth, marriage, death, probate, military, and a variety of other records.  This work adds to the more than 3.3 billion images already in the Granite Mountain Records Vault.

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

OnTimeBus today announces the release of its bus tracking web application for free to all Morgan County School District families with bus riding students. The OnTimeBus service aids parents and students by showing bus stop locations and bus positions on a live map. 

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

While the Morgan County Council debates the exact wording in a new ordinance, residents are being put on notice that their addresses must be clearly identifiable from the road.

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

The effects that Garth Day’s malfeasance had on the budget is likely behind Morgan County, according to the 2012 audit presented last week.

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

The Morgan County Council has made moves to have the Utah State Second District Court take over funding and administration of its Morgan County location.  Now, the county will not have to pay for an employee to function as the Second District Court clerk in the county clerk’s office.

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

On behalf of the Morgan County Fair Kids Games, we would like to give a big shout out to all those who volunteered their time and the companies that donated so generously to make the games a success this year. 

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

Happy 65th Anniversary DeOrr and Ardath Peterson - Married August 16, 1948

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

Elder Bridger Anderson has been called to the Sierra Leone, Freetown mission. 

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

Elder Tyler Carter, son of Tim and Jana Carter, has been called to serve in the Mexico Cuernavaca mission. 

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

At the annual Morgan Relay For Life event, residents come together to honor cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against a disease that has already taken too much. 

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

After exhausting every option available to them, the Morgan City Council approved a conditional use permit for the Alpha Counseling and Treatment center.

16 Aug 2013 (All day)

When Mountain Green Elementary students walk through the school doors to start their 2013-2014 school year, they will be greeted by a new principal ready to get to know each one of them personally.

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

As school bells are days away from ringing, children are gathering supplies from lists the schools have sent out.  While they are not mandatory, the items are purchased by able parents to ensure a successful year for their student.  Teachers have been readying classrooms for pupils throughout the district and thanks to generous citizens, a dozen classrooms will be well stocked without the burden falling on the teachers.

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

This week FamilySearch and the other libraries involved in their book digitization project (BYU, Allen County Public Library, Clayton Library, and Mid-Continent Library) announced a milestone of 100,000 books published online.  The effort to digitize books that are out of copyright, and make them available on FamilySearch.org has been ongoing for several years, but has picked up speed over the last two years.  

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

A multitude of volunteers show up every year to help pull off the best array of fair games in the state.  

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

“Dig Into Reading” is the theme for the next family fun night at Morgan County Library, which has also been the theme for 2013 summer reading program. Librarian Valerie Hancock explained, “The evening’s event will represent both the quarterly family fun night and the summer reading program’s closing activity.” It will be held on Monday, Aug. 12, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

It is great to be a part of the Morgan School District.  It is a real treat to live in such a beautiful area surrounded by spectacular scenery and good people.  Everyone has been very welcoming, and I thank you for your kindness.  I look forward to being a part of your successful academic and extra-curricular traditions and having some fun along the way.  

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

A special thanks from Colt, Oakley , Ruger Nelson and their family goes out to those thoughtful people who helped with the unfortunate loss of our beautiful wife and mom, Kallie Nelson.

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

As chairman of the 50 year class reunion for the Morgan High School class of 1963, I would like to express my appreciation to all those who attended. 

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

Elder Terry and Sister Jeneen Gardener of Mountain Green have been called to serve in the California San Fernando Mission as employment-resource specialists. 

9 Aug 2013 (All day)

Morgan County Library would like to send a great big thanks to our community for helping our “Dig Into Reading” be such a great success! We couldn’t have done it without you.