2023-10-24

Vikki Lynne England

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Our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend Vikki Lynne England, 81, of Salt Lake City, Utah, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2023.  Vikki was born on Sept. 12, 1942, to Murray Boyd and Gayle Alora (Fairbourne) in Tooele, Utah. As a young girl, Vikki was a constant companion to her parents, she also had a […]

Kenneth LeRoy Gollaher

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Kenneth LeRoy Gollaher passed away peacefully surrounded by family at the age 91 on Oct. 19, 2023. He was born Sept. 5, 1932, in Tooele, Utah, to Louis LeRoy Gollaher and Vaunita Christina Peterson.  He married Thelma Leon Davies on Dec. 14, 1951, in the Salt Lake Temple.  They were blessed with five children. While helping raise his posterity, Ken […]

Robert LeRoy Bott

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Robert LeRoy Bott, known fondly as Bob, passed away Oct. 18, 2023. Born Feb. 15, 1939, in Ogden, Utah, Robert was a dedicated, smart, thoughtful, and compassionate man. His life was defined by his unwavering commitment to his family and his work. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Robert was a talented technical […]

Be the man God is looking for

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I took a deep breath and tried to focus. “We have to win this fight,” I thought, “So much is riding on this moment.” My heart was pounding, and my hands were sweaty, but I suppressed my fear and moved towards the sound of gunfire.  I walked carefully down the war-torn street with my rifle leading the way and my finger […]

In 1998, Tooele County Commission hammers out hospital sale details

The Tooele Transcript Bulletin has published Tooele County news since 1894. Here is a flashback of local front-page news from 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago that occurred during the fourth week of October.  October 27-29, 1998 More than 500 freshly scrubbed faces filed like little soldiers into the new multi-purpose room at Harris Elementary School for a dedication […]

Keep on trying, even when there’s ‘no hope’

“My husband was called out to mow a property and discovered that this sweet boy, named Choco was left behind, tied to a tree in the backyard,” Niki Ragland said, while reaching out to friends and colleagues. It appeared as if the owners of the house, who had just sold, where Niki’s husband found Choco fastened to a tree, simply […]

Bulletin Board – October 25, 2023

Tooele Senior Center The senior center is for the enjoyment of all seniors 60 and older. Center hours are Monday — Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. New and exciting activities include cardio drumming, fly tying, bridge, pinochle, bingo, crafts, Mexican train, tangled art, exercise program, line dancing, wood carving, Wii games, watercolor class […]