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Fire warden rescues colt trapped in well

Whether you believe in fate, faith or coincidence, you can believe in our local firefighters. Morgan County Fire Warden Boyd Carrigan responded to a “smoke...

Fire restrictions increased to include parts of Morgan City

Ironically, a wet spring can increase summer fire risk because it introduces a large amount of vegetation which dries out quickly when high temperatures...

Commercial Street revitalization faces uncertain future

After over a year of meetings, proposals and hours spent on changes and updates, a single set of numbers could take the Commercial Street...

New employee takes position at helm of county planning

Lance Evans is the new face of Morgan County’s planning department, being hired as the planning and development services director last month.  Evans is...

Morgan Olympian named to Weber State Hall of Fame

By Courtney Bergman In March, five individuals, including three outstanding athletes, were inducted into Weber State University’s Athletics Hall of Fame. Among these standout athletes...

First responders prevent near death from opioid overdose; Questioning led to arrest of Morgan...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office deputies and emergency responders have been carrying Narcan, an opiate antidote, in their vehicles since fall of 2016, but haven’t...

Model citizens honored at Lincoln Day luncheon

By Courtney Bergman The annual Lincoln Event, hosted by the Morgan County Republican Party, continued its tradition of success this year serving as a format...

Hotel group interested in Morgan City location; Government entities negotiating tax incentives

How much do you want trimmed? What is usually a phrase overheard at the barber shop is now being overheard at city hall.  And county...

School board selects contractor for future construction projects

The Morgan County School District is moving forward with school construction plans that voters will consider in November, hiring an architect and more recently,...

Morgan City bids a fond farewell to recorder after 34 years of dedicated service

Those who frequent the Morgan City offices are quite familiar with the name Julie Bloxham. Even elected city officials will tell you that there...