Murdo Coyote

by Clarice Roghair    Luke Schriever, who recently graduated from Schriever Academy with top honors, traveled last week to Washington, D.C. with his mother, Laurel, to visit historical sites and to receive a Congressional Gold medal.    To earn the award, Luke put in;    •200 hours of physical...
Murdo locals take advantage of Scavenger’s Journey as they set up their rummage sales around town June 22-23. Traffic through Murdo increased over the weekend as scavengers from all over made their way through town on the search for good deals and treasures. Photos by Rylee Metzger
Photo by Rylee Metzger
As of Monday, June 11, the road and sidewalk project has officially broke ground in Murdo. Cleveland Avenue and 3rd street are in the making to be paved and complete with curb, gutter and sidewalk. This project will be completed in around three months time, weather permitting. While travel may be...
The Draper Auditorium is lookin’ good these days! With just a few minor details left to complete, Cowboy Construction will finish the update project very soon. The 70 year old building was resided, a steel roof was installed and a false peak was also added.    The Town of Draper would like to thank...
Photo by Meghan Newsam
4-H horse project leaders provide a safe, supportive environment for youth to practice important life skills while they explore the world of horses and ponies. Those skills include planning, organizing, communicating and relating with others, along with learning to learn. All of these skills will...
Courtesy photos
The echoing resound of demolition could be heard from Main Street in Murdo on April 17 as the former First Fidelity Bank building offered it’s final goodbyes, brick by brick.  During the fall of 2017, we Murdoites began following the progress of construction as First Fidelity Bank broke ground and...
A bake sale fundraiser for the gymnastics program was held during the home games Saturday, February 10.
“Gymnastics is something that I knew I loved from the very start. It’s my goal to make it available to everyone here in Jones County,” shares local gymnastics instructor Abby Martinez.    In early 2017 Abby, her husband Chris and their three children Avery, Mason and Sawyer moved to Jones ...
Vanessa Hight plays patient to Lacie Campbell and Chris Letellier as they practice spinal immobilization and backboarding skills.
Shouts of joy could be heard from the Jones County High School on Saturday, February 3 as five EMT students received passing grades on their practical exams!   As part of the certification process students are required to complete and pass seven hands on skill stations. The testing ranges from...
Ash Wednesday in Murdo
Courtesy photo   Pictured above are several local youth who received their ashes at the Ash Wednesday Service at the Murdo Methodist Church on February 14. Pastor Mark Philips shared, “We are grateful to have seen so many kids come to the service and receive their ashes as Lent begins preparing us...


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