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Murray high schools claim one state title and two second place finishes in 2018  Murray Journal

Soccer 5: Senior Abbi Graham looks to turn her defender during the 5A state championship game at Rio Tinto Stadium. Though the Spartans finished second, ...



Murray High teacher shares his My Heart Challenge story  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

MURRAY, Utah — Keeko Georgelas, a finance & marketing teacher and athletics director at Murray High School, is one of the teachers participating in the ...



Murray High School's marching band completes football game experience  Murray Journal

Murray High School's marching band reorganized last year – after being disbanded since the 1990s – and has been busy with competitions and performances ...



New year, new building for Murray High School students  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY – The new Murray High School building is set to be completed by the start of the school year. The school will have a new look when students ...



Homeless teen graduates top of his class at Murray High School  KSL.com

One senior at the top of his class at Murray High School has learned extra lessons in self-reliance. The 18-year-old lived on the streets for many months during ...



Murray HS athletic administrators want the multi-sport athlete to return  Murray Journal

Murray High School's co-athletic directors believe student athletes – and their parents – are being misled by coaches and programs touting the importance of ...



Murray HS graduate Sidnee Lavatai becoming a star for the USU women's tennis team  Murray Journal

Murray High School graduate Sidnee Lavatai was recently honored as the Mountain West Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week, while playing as a ...



Murray High's girls soccer make school history with best season ever  Murray Journal

Murray High School's girls soccer team earns its first-ever post-season victories while advancing to the Class 5A State championship.



High school football: Murray Spartans 2018 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Murray Spartans football team heading into the 2018 season.



Murray wrestling coach has secret weapon this season: his ninth-grade daughter  Murray Journal

Third year Murray High School wrestling head coach Theros Johnson hopes three returning state tournament qualifiers — along with his own ninth-grade ...



Jazz star Donovan Mitchell a surprise attendee at SLC-area hoops game  USA TODAY High School Sports

A school in the Salt Lake City area got a sweet surprise when Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell and two teammates dropped in Friday night.



Optimism, refinished gymnasium big parts of Murray HS volleyball program  Murray Journal

A new look awaits the Murray High School volleyball team, following a massive overhaul of their gymnasium floor this summer.



Murray police sergeant convicted of assault after body camera footage shows him punching a teen boy in the face  Salt Lake Tribune

High on spice, a 16-year-old boy had fallen asleep along a busy street in Murray in June. Someone tried to roust him by rubbing his chest, then grabbing his ...



Murray HS water polo player earns spot on Olympic development team  Murray Journal

Murray High School junior Riley Thompson will compete in a California water polo tournament March 15-17, as part of a prestigious Olympic development team.



Safety in our schools: Murray Independent  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY — The Murray Independent School District is improving student safety by refining procedures and working to upgrade surveillance systems, ...



Coming spring 2019: Murray High football field to host semi-pro football  Murray Journal

Semi-pro football is coming to Murray High School's football field, but not for nearly a year.



MHS graduate Dillon Hale's dream of playing professional hockey takes big step forward  Murray Journal

Just two months after graduating from Murray High School, Dillon Hale (55) is moving to Iowa to begin what he hopes will be a career in professional hockey.



World premiere of “Behind the Bookstore,” written by Murray High student, to take stage this month  Murray Journal

Murray High senior Ben Stanford directs students in a rehearsal for the world premiere of his show, “Behind the Bookstore.” (Will Saxton/Murray High School).



Veteran Murray High School boys' basketball coaches hope team will surprise rivals this season  Murray Journal

This winter, the Murray High School boys' basketball team plans to surprise some schools.



Murray High School girls soccer enters season confident with young, returning talent  Murray Journal

The Murray girls soccer team hopes to show improvement this fall, for the fifth straight year.



Murray High School names new head football coach  Murray Journal

Murray High School Athletic Director Keeko Georgelas (left) and new Head Football Coach Todd Thompson look forward to the upcoming season.



A key injury – and foul weather – have been conspiring against the Murray High School baseball team  Murray Journal

Murray High School's baseball players are working to overcome challenges as they try to three-peat as region champions.



Murray High music teacher remembered by students, principal  KSL.com

Murray High School music teacher Rob Wilson died from leukemia Oct. 27 and is remembered by the principal and students.



Murray fire crew recalls tragic stint battling California wildfires  Murray Journal

Utah firefighters (left to right: Patrick Cullen, Draper and former Murray High School Fire Cadet; Trent Christensen, Lone Peak; Eric Nish, Pleasant Grove; Steve ...



Murray High girls now can wear a dress like Cinderella  Murray Journal

Murray High School girls now can select a dress from the school's Cinderella Closet to wear to homecoming or prom. (Emily Bowen/Murray High School).



For more than two decades, high-level youth soccer thrives in Murray  Murray Journal

More than 20 years strong now, the recently renamed Murray Soccer Club continues to thrive.



Murray High School softball dynasty under new management  Murray Journal

The always strong MHS softball team is under a new head coach for the first time in nearly a quarter century.



Murray High student takes aim at vaping, wins Taylorsville City Council support  Murray Journal

A high school senior – and Taylorsville Youth Council Mayor – recently led the charge to strengthen the city's smoking ordinance.



Murray HS cross country coaches join runners to help train and motivate  Murray Journal

Murray HS cross country runners are working hard to qualify for state.



With year of celebrations, Murray School District keeps focus on student learning  Murray Journal

Through traditions and celebrations, Murray School District has kept its focus on academics as well as offering students opportunities to become involved.



Jill Witbeck York | Obituaries  Standard-Examiner

January 5, 1955 ~ March 11, 2019. Jill Witbeck York, was born on January 5, 1955 to Evan Witbeck and Renelda Olsen Witbeck in Murray, Utah. She passed ...



Murray School District's nine employees and a volunteer receive honors  Murray Journal

Seven teachers, an employee, a volunteer and a principal of Murray School District were recognized with multiple awards.



Murray High marching band to return after 25-year absence  Murray Journal

Murray High School to bring back marching band after a 25-year absence.



A basketball flash back in Murray  Murray Journal

Murray is home to the longest running high school alumni basketball tournament in the country.



Two Murray High graduates help bring a lot of recreation choices to community  Murray Journal

The Murray Parks and Recreation Department gears up for another busy summer of activities for area residents.



Softball community rocked by possible sexual assault of teenager at Murray softball fields  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

MURRAY, Utah – A softball community is on high alert after learning police are investigating a possible sexual assault after a high school softball game.



'Greatest musical' to grace Murray Park stage  Murray Journal

Murray Park Amphitheater to offer “Into the Woods.”



New Murray Medallion incentive offered to Murray High students  Murray Journal

A new medallion program at Murray High encourages students to participate in high school opportunities.



14 local high school teachers take on 100 day challenge  ABC 4

Learn what challenge several high school teachers have taken on for 100 days! Sponsored.



Gayno G. West  Daily Herald

Gayno G. West, 85, of Provo, Utah, passed away Nov 12, 2018 from natural causes at the home of her youngest daughter in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Gayno ...



Murray High School Tiger band wins state championship  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY – Congratulations to the Murray High School Tiger band; they won their first state championship. Parents, alumni, and the community welcomed ...



North Murray High School student arrested following threat  WRCB-TV

According to a spokesperson for Murray County Schools, the student allegedly posted the treat on Snapchat and another student's father reported it to the ...



Murray High drill team reaches goal of supporting other school teams, competing at state  Murray Journal

Murray High School drill team advanced to state semifinals with a third-place regional finish.



Three 2018 MHS graduates have earned scholarships to play college softball in Colorado and Oregon  Murray Journal

Three Murray High School softball players have earned scholarships to continue competing at the next level.



OU’s Kyler Murray toughest challenge yet for Texas defense  Houston Chronicle

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray has been unstoppable all season. For the Texas defense, there may be no greater challenge.



Murray teen's vaccination project goes viral  Murray Journal

Murray teen Brekke Pattison's Girl Scout Gold Award project is receiving national attention for the work she had done to promote vaccine awareness.



Murray High School girls tennis players stay active and improve  Murray Journal

Murray High School's new athletic region is creating more challenges for the Spartans' girls tennis team this fall.



Murray students getting new high school  WPSD Local 6

More classrooms are replacing books with iPads and projectors with SMART Boards, but are the school buildings changing with it? To keep up with modern ...



New dad, NBA prospect and Murray High graduate David Collette has quite a story to tell his son  Murray Journal

Seven years ago, about all prep basketball star David Collette had to worry about was not tripping on his graduation gown, as he accepted his Murray High ...



Murray School District honors outstanding teacher, employee  Murray Journal

Murray School District announces 2017 teacher and employee of the year.



Former Murray High standout gets taste of celebrity life in North Dakota this summer  Murray Journal

Just more than a year removed from his days at Murray High School, baseball standout Drew Staley is now playing for a collegiate summer league team in North ...



Murray High celebrates centennial milestone  Murray Journal

Murray school children celebrate Murray High School's 100-year birthday with a dance festival written especially for the celebration. (Julie Slama/City Journals) ...



Intermountain Medical Center celebrates winners of 2018 My Heart Challenge  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Fourteen Utah high school teachers spent 100 days dedicated to improving their heart health, and two contestants were rewarded with $1000 for their efforts.



Utah Sports Hall of Fame launches training symposium for area coaches, administrators  Standard-Examiner

The Utah Sports Hall of Fame Foundation is launching a new training symposium entitled “For the Love of Sport” to be held Jan. 19 at Murray High School.



Murray District Honors Outstanding Educators, Staff, Volunteer  Murray Journal

When Mildred Horton was asked to meet with Murray High Principal John Goldhardt this past spring on a Thursday morning. She said she'd have to set up ...



New head coach, new schemes on offense, defense for Murray football team  Murray Journal

The Murray High School football team is already preparing for this fall under new head coach Todd Thompson.



Former local athletes inducted into Hall of Fame  WPSD Local 6

Former Murray High Tiger Athletes are earning their stripes. Murray Independent Schools inducted its second class into the Murray High School Athletic Hall of ...



Danville High forensics team places second in Lexington contest - The Advocate-Messenger  Danville Advocate

You have read 1 of 8 articles. Log In or Subscribe. DANVILLE FORENSICS. News release. LEXINGTON — Danville High School's forensics team placed second ...



Murray High School golfers face new competition this fall  Murray Journal

New schools in their athletic region are expected to create more challenges for the Murray High School golf team this fall.



Murray Hosts Babe Ruth Regional Tournament  Murray Journal

On July 24, Murray hosted the 2016 Pacific Southwest 14-year-old Babe Ruth Regional Tournament where nine teams from across the region competed for ...



“My Heart Challenge” proves to be a life-changing event for 14 teachers  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Editors Note: the fundraising date has changed from November 20 to December 6. (information below) During the 100 day challenge, teachers received ...



Oklahoma's Murray wins Heisman Trophy - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Ralph D. Russo. AP College Football Writer. NEW YORK (AP) — Kyler Murray replaced a Heisman Trophy winner by becoming a Heisman Trophy winner.



Murray hockey places second, but several players advance to national finals with their comp team  Murray Journal

Murray club hockey players finish second in state – same as in 2016 – following a first place finish in 2017.



Murray High students create fairy tale prom for two students with special needs  KSL.com

Murray High School will celebrate its junior prom on Saturday. During a school assembly Friday, the students jumped to their feet to applaud two unsuspecting ...



Utah Valley women recognized for tech leadership  Daily Herald

Women are making their mark in the local tech scene, and a few were recently recognized as top talent. The Women Tech Council honored 20 businesswomen ...



Murray girl rings in 2018 in Texas, trying out for a national soccer team  Murray Journal

Sophie Post (back row, seventh from right) was among 22 hearing impaired girls and women invited to try out for the United States Deaf Women's National team ...



Murray High Career Day Gives Students Insights Into Occupations  Murray Journal

After veterinarian Jordan Hammer shared stories about caring for large animals as part of his career with the South Valley Large Animal Clinic, Murray High ...



Murray Parkway Golf Course ready to roll into another busy summer season  Murray Journal

For more than 30 years, Murray City's only municipal golf course has hosted duffers in the heart of the Salt Lake Valley.



Teachers doing the ‘My Heart Challenge’ weigh in on simple lifestyle changes  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

14 high school teachers from throughout the Salt Lake Valley who are striving to become more heart healthy are competing in the 2018 My Heart Challenge, ...



Two freshmen from Murray were part of Southern Utah's best-ever 9-3 football season  Murray Journal

Two graduates from Murray high schools were part of Southern Utah University's best-ever football season.



Maple Mountain girls soccer overcomes history, beats Murray to advance in 5A playoffs  Daily Herald

Not a single member of the Maple Mountain girls soccer team was in high school when the Golden Eagles defeated Corner Canyon, 5-0, on Oct. 15, 2013.



Spartans ascending: girls basketball furnished with youth  Murray Journal

After a difficult start to the season, the young Spartans push forward with playoff aspirations.



Police: We may never know what happened in Murray Shooting  fox13now.com

MURRAY, Utah -- Two teenagers are dead after a shooting in Murray Saturday. The shooting happened at approximately 7:30 p.m. at a home at 859 W.



Fourteen Murray athletes head to track and field state finals  Murray Journal

Murray track and field athletes fight through injuries to compete.



Lacrosse sanctioning could mean smaller West Jordan team  West Jordan Journal

Lacrosse has been added to the list of Utah's sanctioned high school sports; Murray may reestablish teams.



Murray Rotary Honors Top Murray High Scholars, Teacher  Murray Journal

Ten Murray High scholars were honored at a Murray Rotary Club luncheon on May 18 for their scholastic achievement. Murray Rotary president James ...



Bill Riley: Sunday Morning QB: Utah is Santa Clara bound  KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah football program is now champions of the Pac-12 South Division. If you are a long time, or even just short time Utah football fan, ...



Covington named Murray School District Superintendent; Hirase retires  Murray Journal

Hillcrest Junior High Principal Jennifer Covington will assume the duties of Murray School District superintendent July 1, after current Superintendent Steve ...



Murray School District Gives Honors  Murrayjournal

The Murray Education Foundation's 12th annual Pinnacle awards honor excellence in educational *service* in the Murray School District.



How one simple greenhouse in Murray is changing the lives of disabled adults  fox13now.com

For years people have wondered 'What will happen to my child with a disability after they reach the age of 22 and can no longer attend the public school system ...



Local schools, police take precautions after gun threat on Snapchat  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY- A picture of guns that was sent on the social media app Snapchat threatening a school in Virginia alerted school leaders in our area.



Pickleball taking Utah, America by storm  Murray Journal

A retired Murray High School teacher is championing pickleball, one of America's fastest-growing sport.



Police escort body of Utah native who died while training in Texas  KSL.com

The body of Christopher Murray, 31, a Utah native who died Dec. 1 about two weeks after becoming suddenly ill while completing police officer training in Frisco, ...



Calloway County teen wins gold at Special Olympics  WPSD Local 6

SEATTLE, WA — A Calloway County, Kentucky, teen has won gold in the 100-meter dash at the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, Washington.



Lady Vols return to court with win over Racers  247Sports

The Lady Vols got win No. 10 on the season with a 98-77 sprint against the Racers and seven players posting double digits in the first game following the ...



High school football: Murray Spartans 2014 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Murray Spartans football team heading into the 2014 season.



Riverview Students Get Fit With Utah Jazz Program  Murray Journal

Utah Jazz dance team members lead Riverview Junior High students in a routine during the May 5 Utah JazzFit program held at their school. — Julie Slama ...



Meet the new state superintendent and her charge to help 630,000 students  Deseret News

Sydnee Dickson, a former elementary school teacher, school counselor and education administrator, hopes to see more fiscal transparency and collaboration ...



Councilman brings unique perspective on life  Deseret News

Wheelchair-bound Murray city councilman Dave Nicponski brings a *fresh* and unique perspective to public *service*.



Syracuse High names Michael Knight new head football coach  Standard-Examiner

SYRACUSE — Syracuse High assistant football coach Michael Knight has been named the school's new head football coach.



Trey Cummins named to boys all-state soccer team - The Interior Journal  Interior Journal

STANFORD — Soccer coach Lewis Cummins said at the end of the season that the 2018 soccer Patriots were “one of the best teams” that Lincoln had ever had.



Schedule of Utah high school graduations  Deseret News

Following is a list of high school graduations around the state, including student speakers for those schools that provided them. Most numbers listed for ...



Grading Utah schools: Top 50 highest scoring high schools  Deseret News

Utah schools received their report cards on Sept. 3 with the release of new school grades based on proficiency in language arts, mathematics and science,



Murray girls learn about their heritage while playing soccer on the U-16 Samoan national team  Murray Journal

Two Murray girls competed on the U-16 Samoan national team this summer and both hope to return in two years.



Bountiful hires Tyler Hughes as new football coach  Standard-Examiner

Bountiful has a new football coach. Tyler Hughes, a former Snow College and Minot State head coach, will be the Braves' next head coach. Athletic director ...



Utah's 2018 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Central area  Deseret News

See the students nominated from their respective schools in the Wasatch Front Central area.



Murray boys soccer gets lucky bounce, beats Maple Mountain  Daily Herald

Fans from both sides at Friday's 4A state quarterfinal boys soccer game between Murray and Maple Mountain probably had their emotions on a string and ...



Former Utahn dies in Texas after falling ill during police academy training exercises  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2016, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



2017 Sterling Scholar awards runners-up, Wasatch Front region  Deseret News

Here's a list of the two runners-up in each of the 14 categories for the Deseret News/KSL 2017 Sterling Scholar awards for the Wasatch Front region.



55 movies filmed in Utah: 'Dumb and Dumber,' 'The Sandlot,' and more  Deseret News

From John Ford Westerns to sci-fi thrillers, Utah has hosted a steady stream of filmmakers for more than 70 years. According to the Utah Film Commission,



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