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County, city, landowner to fund hotel study

Morgan County, Morgan City and a local landowner are chipping in to revive the possibility of a hotel on Commercial Street. After funding two other...

Mountain Green crematorium approved

A pet crematorium will be coming to Mountain Green after the Morgan County Planning Commission and Morgan County Council played political hot potato with...

Planning commission, council reviewing land use codes; Residents encouraged to get involved

In the wake of resident complaints about gravel pits, the Morgan County Planning Commission is in the process of reviewing its master plan, land...

Generation U takes on Recreation Director position; AYSO leaves Morgan

The AYSO program was a huge success in Morgan County for a number of years, but loss of playing fields and lack of volunteers...

Boil warning lifted for Mountain Green residents; Unauthorized connection the cause

Some 107 residents of Rollins Ranch in Mountain Green have had a recent culinary water scare, although after testing, water officials now say their...

FEMA rolls out new Morgan floodplain maps

New floodplain designations made by the state and federal government in Morgan County may have a significant effect on many residents as they can...

County stalls on approving Mountain Green pet crematorium

The Morgan County Planning Commission is considering a conditional use permit for Elysium Pet Services, an animal crematorium that hopes to set up shop...

Gollaher sentenced to a minimum of 30 years in state prison

A Morgan jury convicted Scott L. Gollaher of four counts of aggravated sexual abuse of a child in January, and this week the judge...

Candidates file for six local positions ; Two school board members not seeking re-election

    Based on political filings that officially closed March 17, Morgan County School Board’s District 3 is the hottest contested race.  Candidates Gaylene Adams, Jennie...

New middle school, high school addition on priority list

It has taken years of work by the Morgan County School Board and its Growth Committee, but the future of Morgan’s schools seems to...