Three from Tooele area receive scholarships from Burger King

The Burger King McLamore Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Burger King Corporation, announced the three local Tooele recipients of the 2016 Burger King Scholars program. Recipients received a $1,000 award sponsored by HB Boys, L.C., a local Burger King franchisee. The recipients include: Margaret Beazer, Stansbury High School; Summer Van Moorlehem, Stansbury High School and Ashely Mullen, an HB Boys, […]

Wimmer receives scholarship named for fallen officer

Aspen Elizabeth Wimmer of Stansbury High School was awarded a $2,500 scholarship on Tuesday, May 3 at an event honoring Wimmer’s leadership accomplishments and Unified Police Officer Doug Barney’s life of service. The Utah 1033 Foundation — a nonprofit dedicated to assisting the families of Utah’s fallen law enforcement officers — organized the special event. Wimmer — daughter of Tooele […]

Mule Deer Foundation to hold fundraiser

The West Desert Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation from Tooele County would like to thank everyone for the support from our community at our annual fundraising banquet this past Saturday at the Deseret Peak Complex. We have the best community and supporters who understand that mule deer need us and we know the importance of working for them so […]

Sister Sierra Allen

Sister Sierra Allen recently returned home after successfully completing a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She loved serving in the Philippines Angeles Mission. Sister Allen will speak on Sunday, May 22 at 1 p.m. in the Grantsville Clark 2nd Ward sacrament meeting at the chapel at 81 Church Street in Grantsville.


Cecilia Parkinson and Sedley Parkinson, both of Lake Point, are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Aubrey Parkinson, to Nelson Fish, son of Melvin and Pauline Fish of Pine Canyon. They were married May 14, 2016, in the Salt Lake Temple. A reception was held that evening at the Coulter House Event Center at Millpond Farms. Aubrey is […]

Sports Wrap – May 17, 2016

Double Eagle Terry Petrie hit a double-eagle on Hole 14 at Oquirrh Hills Golf Course on May 9. The shot was hit with a 3-wood from 203 yards and was witnessed by Jack Erickson and Tom Rhodes. Stansbury basketball meeting For anyone interested in playing Stansbury Basketball for the 2016-17 season, there will be an informational meeting regarding our summer […]

SHS sweeps boys and girls region champs

For all the Stansbury track and field athletes did at the Region 10 championship meet on Wednesday and Thursday, the title of region champion on the girls side eventually came down to what Union didn’t do. Namely, entering a 4×400-meter relay team. If the Cougars had placed seniors Shayla Draper and Whitney Collins with another couple runners and beaten just […]

Grantsville tennis team third in state

The Grantsville boys tennis team wrapped up a successful season Saturday in St. George, finishing third in the Class 3A state tournament behind champion Juan Diego and runner-up Park City. “We had a great first day and were tied with Juan Diego for the lead but faltered a little on the second day and only won two matches,” Grantsville head […]

Stallions embarrassed at home, Cowboys beat Morgan to advance

After two home runs in the first inning against Richfield, it looked like Stansbury might be well on its way to a deep playoff run. Add that to the seventh inning against Bear River during the second game, in which the Stallions sent nine runners to the plate, and there shouldn’t have been any doubt of a Stansbury state championship […]

Cowboys roll in state tourney opener

In past seasons, the Grantsville softball team has entered the state tournament as a high seed, only to be eliminated with a pair of quick losses. On Saturday, the Cowboys showed no signs of a letdown on their home field. Led by Alese Casper’s two-hit shutout and Reannon Justice’s 3-for-4, three-RBI effort at the plate, Grantsville rolled to a 10-0 […]