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

It was an exciting 2018 for a number of teams, athletes and coaches with roots in the Murray community.

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 ...

Homeless teen graduates top of his class at Murray High School

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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

Murray High speech alums dust off skills for reunion next Saturday  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Most high school reunions go the same way.

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.

Happy birthday, Murray Class of 1956!  Park Bugle

Members of the Murray High School class of 1956 celebrated their 80th birthdays with a visit to their alma mater June 14. The birthday party included lunch in the ...

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

Former Murray club player Dillon Hale earns a tryout with one of the top junior ice hockey teams in the country.

Murray High School names new head football coach  Murray Journal

Veteran coach and Murray High School teacher Todd Thompson is now the Spartans head football coach.

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.

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 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 ...

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.

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).

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.

Murray High theatre students to perform world premiere of “Behind the Bookstore” this season  Murray Journal

Murray High theatre students to take audiences through centuries with this season's line up of shows.

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.

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.

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.

'Greatest musical' to grace Murray Park stage  Murray Journal

The wolf (Shelby Saxton) confronts Little Red Ridinghood (Emily Voorhees) in the Murray Art's in the Park production of “Into the Woods.” (Photo courtesy Will ...

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).

Murray High music teacher remembered by students, principal

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

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 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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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

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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.

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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.

“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 ...

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) ...

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.

Obituaries Feb. 1, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Peggy Carraway. P. Carraway obit.jpg. Peggy Carraway, 75, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice ...

Murray School District honors outstanding teacher, employee  Murray Journal

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

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.

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.

Jennifer Covington selected as superintendent of Murray School District

Jennifer Covington, principal of Murray City School District's Hillcrest Junior High School, has been appointed superintendent of the suburban school district, the ...

Bill Riley: Sunday Morning QB: Utah is Santa Clara bound

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, ...

Generation vexed: How anxiety stalks teens in Utah and across the nation  Deseret News

In Utah and across the nation, teens are struggling with record levels of anxiety. This year-long series by The Deseret News examines why teens are more ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Pickleball taking Utah, America by storm  Murray Journal

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

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 High School Senior Commits to College Football - Murray High School  DigitalSports

MURRAY, UT-Murray High School senior, Treven Aloi, Signed Treven2 his NLI (National Letter of Intent) yesterday, February 4th, 2015. Yesterday marked the ...

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

Murray track and field athletes fight through injuries to compete.

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Spartans ascending: girls basketball furnished with youth  Murray Journal

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

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.

Police: We may never know what happened in Murray Shooting

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.

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 School District Gives Honors  Murrayjournal

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

Murray class of '43 holds 73-year reunion  Park Bugle

The Murray High School Class of 1943 recently held a 73-year reunion at Rudy's Redeye Grill in White Bear Lake and had a respectable turnout, especially ...

Art and architecture meet on the canvas and in life for Justin Wheatley  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

By Holly Vasic | Holladay's own Justin Wheatley is an artist inspired by suburbia. His acrylic paintings, which feature mostly barns ...

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

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, ...

WMHS TV 13 to host holiday fundraiser | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Member of the WMHS TV 13 broadcast journalism class at Murray High School are making plans to attend the 2018 Feel The Rhythm Student ...

18 Utah-based shows to add to your Netflix queue  Deseret News

Netflix currently offers several movies and television shows that were filmed in Utah.

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.

Councilman brings unique perspective on life  Deseret News

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

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 ...

2017 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Region, Central Area  Deseret News

"A Sterling Scholar is a high school senior who is publicly recognized and awarded for the pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship in the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 Spartans: Succeeding Through The Growing Pains Of Change  Murray Journal

Despite the challenges that often accompany change, the Murray football team is adjusting to a new coaching staff and capitalizing on new talent to find success ...

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.

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 ...

Community calendar for the week of July 14, 2017  Deseret News

CineStage, Simon and Garfunkel tribute, July 14, 7 p.m., Bountiful City Park, 200 W. 400 North, Bountiful, free ( N.M.O. and Lukas Nelson ...

Nile Lynn Christofferson  Daily Herald

Nile Lynn Christofferson passed away on February 11, 2018 in Salt Lake City, Utah at age 77 while surrounded by his family.

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 in 2016, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

Dylan Boone, Zach Wade declared ineligible by NCAA  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Effective immediately, senior defensive backs Dylan Boone and Zachary Wade are ineligible to compete for Murray State football due to ...

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 ...

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.

Former Aggie David Collette's 'blind faith' move to Utah

Two days prior to the start of Utah State's basketball season, sophomore forward David Collette announced his decision to transfer from the school. As one of the ...

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,

Collette has made a successful transition to Utah  Deseret News

Former Murray High star began his career at Utah State and completed a difficult transfer.

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,

Recruiting services don't have to break the bank  Deseret News

High school football players gain a new friend in a local economical recruiting *service* to help market their skills to colleges.

High school baseball: 4A team-by-team region capsules  Deseret News

With the 2017 high school baseball season getting underway this week in what should be another fantastic season, the Deseret News has compiled capsules.

Westward Expansion: Upgrades at Henley and WAHS  The Crozet Gazette

Riding the last wave of school project funding from Albemarle County's 2016 Bond Referendum are two sets of sleek and much-needed upgrades for Henley ...

Obituaries, Feb. 7, 2017 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Dr. Timothy Alan Philpot. Dr. Timothy Alan Philpot, 59, an associate professor in the department of civil, architectural, and environmental engineering at the ...

Battling bullying — Abuse still exists, but disabled see progress  Deseret News

SANDY — At 12 years old, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., Hannah Gilbert sat down at the computer, chose a fancy font and, using short, simple sentences, ...

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