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  1. Police find nothing concerning inside Jordan High School after bomb threat  Salt Lake Tribune
  2. Another threat at Jordan High prompts evacuation of school
  3. Jordan High receives second threat this week  ABC 4
  4. Police give all-clear at Jordan High School after reported bomb threat  KJZZ
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Increased security at Jordan High School this week; threat not believed to be credible  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- There will be increased security at Jordan High School this week after authorities were alerted to a threat, which they do not believe is credible.

About half of Jordan High School students absent due to threat

Following an undisclosed threat found written on a bathroom wall, about half of the students from Jordan High School stayed home today, according to the ...

Jordan dancer overcomes physical limitations to earn top high school award | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan sophomore Taylor Tilby shows off her prosthetic leg in this dance photo. (photo courtesy Faces Photography). By Ron Bevan | r.bevan@mycityjournals.

'Just beet it': Utah high school students honor 'sweet' tradition  KJZZ

It may be hard to "beet" this high school tradition. KUTV. Jordan High School student leaders and new teachers each took a bite out of sugar beets Monday to ...

Jordan High's new ballroom company gives students chance to perfect their passion | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan High School recently offered a new ballroom company so students can perform and compete. (Julie Slama/City Journals). After interest surged recently at ...

Sandy teen charged with making false threats of shooting, bombing at Jordan High School  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SANDY, Utah -- A 17-year-old in Sandy was arrested for allegedly making false threats involving a shooting and bombing at Jordan High School last month.

Bill introduced to make school threats a crime  ABC 4

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) - Following a wave of school threats, a bill was introduced this legislative session to make these incidents a crime.

Jordan, Alta High Schools get new turf fields | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

FieldTurf recently completed installing new turf fields and drainage systems for Jordan and Alta High.

New high school boasts A-list faculty  South Valley Journal

Top-notch faculty is a huge draw for Herriman's new high school.

Local district wants to see increased penalties for school threats  ABC 4

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – The Canyons School District says threats directed at its schools may be intended as a joke but they are no laughing ...

New Administrators to take helm in Sandy Schools | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Canyons Board of Education announces new school administrative appointments to several Sandy schools.

Sandy's legacy of historic houses | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Sandy's Historic Preservation Committee says there's a lot of charming architecture in the neighborhood, if you know where to look.

Four students Accept the Challenge of Excellence  West Jordan Journal

Recognition and scholarships awarded to students who are often overlooked.

Sophomore breaks school record in first meet | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Quispe, who recently moved to Utah from Peru, not only broke the school's 100-yard backstroke, but beat the record by a full second, finishing the race in 58.10 ...

14-year-old charged in Sandy Walmart stabbing

A 14-year-old boy has been charged with stabbing a rival gang member in the back while at a Sandy Walmart.

West Jordan 'a sleeping giant' says Jaguars new football coach  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan hired a new head football coach after former coach Mike Meifu stepped down to take a similar position at Mountain Ridge High School in Herriman.

Teen brothers killed in West Valley crash

Two teenage brothers died in a head-on crash in West Valley City early Friday morning, police said. Officials said both were students in the Jordan School ...

UHSAA Proposed Realignment Would Move Park City High Up A Division In Prep Sports  KPCW

The Utah High School Activities Association has proposed their re-alignment for prep sports for the 2019-2021 school years. The re-alignment would see two.

Girls Tennis Teams Want to Go Further than Last Year | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Girls tennis teams get ready to build on a solid year and look forward to their potential.

Jordan Swimming has a great outlook for 2016–17 season | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan swimmers have a great outlook on the season, focusing on individual goals to improve in spite of being inexperienced and young.

Police cadets train for active shooters at Jordan High School | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Cadets round a corner in formation just before encountering Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Daniel Krum who acted as an active shooter at Jordan High School on ...

West Jordan Middle wins first in We the People competition  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan Middle School eighth-graders win the state We the People competition. (Photo courtesy William Shields). By Jet Burnham ...

14 local high school teachers take on 100 day challenge  ABC 4

Learn what challenge several high school teachers have taken on for 100 days! Sponsored.

Dates set for local high school commencement exercises | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Thousands of local high school seniors have their eyes set to graduate this spring. Below is a schedule of information available about area graduations.

Photography students from West Jordan HS get international exposure  West Jordan Journal

Shots taken by West Jordan High School students will be featured on Instagram of Big Shots such as Jansport and Thread Wallets.

Jordan, Waterford robotics teams advance to world championships | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Jordan High School's robotics team won the overall championship of this year's FIRST Utah regional robotics competition and was expected to participate in the ...

The Best of the Best: 2018 Daily Herald All-Valley Girls Soccer team  Daily Herald

Here's a look at the top high school girls soccer talent in Utah Valley this year:

June Ichida | Obituaries  Standard-Examiner

May 17, 1935 ~ June 21, 2019. June Ichida, 84, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019. She was born on May 17, 1935, in Sandy, Utah, the daughter of ...

Students find success with peer-tutoring program at West Jordan High  West Jordan Journal

Peer tutors make any class possible for students with limited language skills or abilities.

West Jordan SBOs, Class Officers Unite  West Jordan Journal

The divide between West Jordan High School's student body officers and class officers is dead, but it didn't come immediately, according to student government ...

A young Jordan baseball team shows talent for 2017 | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

A young Jordan baseball team has the talent and the determination to play well and make it to the state tournament.

Junior high team wins division championship  West Jordan Journal

In its fourth year of existence, the Utah Girls Tackle Football League continues to grow. Teams from Utah, Davis and Salt Lake counties comprised more than ...

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: PR: 1. Last game: Beat Indiana Elite Prep (Ind.) 63-38. Next: Horizon Christian Academy (Fort Wayne, Ind.) 2. McEachern. Powder Springs, GA 27 - 0 - 0.

Sandy Exchange Club honors local high school students | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Local students are honored with awards from the Sandy Exchange Club.

BYU Baseball Adds 11 Signees

PROVO, Utah - BYU baseball head coach Mike Littlewood announced the signing of 11 student-athletes to letters of intent on Wednesday. "As a staff we feel this ...

Midvale Middle's performances benefit Jordan Valley students as well as themselves | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Midvale Middle School's instrumental groups perform for Jordan Valley students, benefitting both schools' students.

James (Jim) Fitzgerald  Daily Herald

James (Jim) Fitzgerald passed away of natural causes on February 22, 2019, surrounded by his family.

Complaint filed against supporters of Canyons School District bond

SANDY, Utah -- A Sandy parent has filed a complaint with the Utah Lieutenant Governor's Office against supporters of the Canyons School District bond.

A reformed Hildale has its first prep sports star — a 6-foot 8-inch cross-country runner named Jeffs  Salt Lake Tribune

James Jeffs helped build his high school. That's not a metaphor. When he was 10 or 11 years old, he was sent to work with other members of the Fundamentalist ...

Terra Linda Elementary scores partnership with local soccer club  West Jordan Journal

7 Elite Academy, a club in the Utah Youth Soccer Association, has offered its nearby indoor soccer facility as an evacuation site for the 600 students and faculty ...

Former Utah high school record-setter Austin Kafentzis transfers to BYU

The saga of record-setting Utah high school quarterback Austin Kafentzis has returned to the Wasatch Front and the spot of his first collegiate offer: BYU.

Valedictorians (and competition)—a family tradition  West Jordan Journal

Valedictorians are a family tradition for this West Jordan family.

Beloved Sandy restaurant destroyed by fire

SANDY, Utah – A long-time fixture in Sandy is gone after an explosion and fire ripped through Johanna's Kitchen around midnight on Monday. The last time ...

Grizzlies football prepared to take the next step  West Jordan Journal

Copper Hills High School football one just one game last season, but their improvement was evident if you look a little closer.

Lacrosse sanctioning could mean smaller West Jordan team  West Jordan Journal

Lacrosse has been added to the list of Utah's sanctioned high school sports; Murray may reestablish teams.

Briggs steps down as Jaguar head coach  West Jordan Journal

After 23 years, the Jaguars will have a new head basketball coach. Scott Briggs has led them to two state championships.

Jordan area teachers recognized for excellent work  West Jordan Journal

April Winegar was surprised to be named a Jordan School District 2018 Educator of the Year as she's congratulated by Principal Mike Kochevar.. (Photo ...

Brooke Christensen to bring leadership experience to District 1 | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

Brooke Christensen will be the newest representative of District 1 on Sandy's city council.

New coach breathes new life into Alta baseball | Sandy Utah News  Sandy Journal

He was appointed in February, two weeks before the season began, but head coach Daron Connelly is establishing a culture for Alta baseball.

Controversial acting Recorder Julie Dole is out after county Republicans choose Rep. Adam Gardiner as her replacement  Salt Lake Tribune

He says he'll boot the acting recorder, who is accused of running the office while her boss's health deteriorated. Controversial acting Recorder Julie Dole is out ...

Clown hysteria in Utah turns criminal with attacks, vandalism  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) Clown threats in Utah have been mostly on social media, but Wednesday night, two incidents appear to have gone a step further.In Sandy, the Canyons ...

West Jordan youth basketball team wins summer games gold  West Jordan Journal

Ryan Farmer wanted to organize a youth basketball team made up of only boys that would attend West Jordan High School. His vision and determination have ...

West Jordan track athletes set for state meet  West Jordan Journal

The track teams in West Jordan have begun to prepare for the Utah high school state track meet.

Starks swims across Catalina Channel  West Jordan Journal

Chad Starks, a graduate of West Jordan High School, swam across the Catalina Channel approximately one year after he swam the English Channel. His next ...

Deadly Utah school bus accident remembered 75 years later  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

West Jordan Alum already making name for himself in comedy  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan High alum Alex Velluto is a comedian who is already turning heads in the comedy world.

Salt Lake County GOP punishes Julie Dole, saying her conduct in recorder's office was 'tantamount to a coup'  Salt Lake Tribune

Dole maintains her innocence and questions party's authority to block her from running as a Republican. Salt Lake County GOP punishes Julie Dole, saying her ...

Salt Lake County recorder adds credit and debit cards to payment options  Salt Lake Tribune

The Salt Lake County recorder's office entered the modern age this week — customers can now use credit and debit cards to pay a bill for a *service*. Fulfilling ...

New Corner Canyon Principal to “Keep Momentum Going”  Draper Journal

Corner Canyon High School's first ever principal Mary Bailey was known to support students and teachers alike at numerous school activities. Here she is ...

Woodworking wonder woman  West Jordan Journal

Woodworking student wins top state and national prizes.

15-year-old faces 6 felonies in brutal attack of jogger in Sandy

A 15-year-old boy is facing six first-degree felonies after police say he dragged a woman off a trail in the Dimple Dell gully last month, telling her she was going ...

Noche Latina  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan schools reach out to Latino families to build strong relationships.

Bojak Honored as Mentor and Teacher  South Valley Journal

The Jordan school District recently honored former Brighton, West Jordan, Jordan and Riverton football coach Rick Bojak, recognizing his lifetime contributions ...

Educators named outstanding by Jordan Education Foundation  West Jordan Journal

Seventeen Jordan School District teachers were recently named “outstanding educators” by the district's foundation. They were surprised with the honor by ...

Mustangs fall in double overtime at state soccer semis  The Herald Journal

SANDY — It was looking like the second semifinal of the day was headed to penalty kicks. Then it happened — the golden goal. But for the Mustangs, it was the ...

Barbara Fae Ewell Jensen Davies  Daily Herald

Barbara Fae Ewell Jensen Davies returned to her Heavenly Father, early Monday morning April 30, 2018 at home with her family in West Jordan, Utah, due to ...

Meet West Jordan's 'Outstanding Educators'  West Jordan Journal

Each year the Jordan Education Foundation honors certain teachers within the Jordan School District as their “Outstanding Educators” and awards them with a ...

Orem High School pleased with UHSAA region realignment  Daily Herald

SALT LAKE CITY - After hearing from dozens of schools, the Utah High School Activities Associate accepted the input on Tuesday afternoon and has now ...

Jaguars Hire New Football Coach  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan is in my blood and I am fired up to be here. Being in this school again means a lot to me. I believe this is a great time in these kids' lives, and I am ...

Jagline Drill Team Hitting Its Stride  Westjordanjournal

This year was much better than last year. Our team is still in its infancy. Considering we are a new team, we are really quite proud,” drill head coach Mitcee ...

Coming spring 2019: Murray High football field to host semi-pro football  Murray Journal

Semi-pro football is coming to Murray High School's football field, but not for nearly a year.

Multiple cars vandalized in Sandy  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) Several cars in Sandy City were vandalized between Thursday and Friday night, according to police.Police told 2News, a citizen passing by reported the ...

Sincerest Expressions: Sandy City Says Thanks | Sandy Utah News  Sandyjournal

Each year Mayor Tom Dolan and the city staff take an evening to honor the city's many volunteers. On Feb. 17, they honored 9 more volunteers and contributors ...

Murray High School considers a return to fielding lacrosse teams following UHSAA decision  Murray Journal

Lacrosse has been added to the list of Utah's sanctioned high school sports; Murray may reestablish teams.

Be Bright, Recycle Right: Trans-Jordan leads countywide recycling initiative  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

Trans-Jordan Landfill has taken the lead on a new recycling initiative that was launched in May. The city's Trans-Jordan services, along with Salt Lake County, ...

Youth basketball program contributes to school's success  West Jordan Journal

Youth basketball programs around the state feed into the success the high school team can have.

Safety Assembly at Westland Elementary  West Jordan Journal

West Jordan - Westland Elementary, home of the Wildcats, began the school year with a safety assembly on Monday, Aug. 31, where they were visited by their ...

Sea of Hillcrest green fills halls of several Utah schools in memory of teens killed in car crash

MIDVALE, Utah -- Students and teachers at Hillcrest High School wore their school colors Friday in memory of two classmates who died in a car crash earlier this ...

Utah Opponent Preview: Southern Utah  Block U

Utah opens the season on Thursday against Southern Utah University.

Teen recounts terrifying ordeal of 2 men breaking into her Sandy home  KUTV 2News

KUTV A second arrest has been made in a terrifying home invasion in Sandy. The arrests are a relief to 15 year old Trinity Kump, a sophomore at Jordan High ...

Face to face with poverty  West Jordan Journal

Students put a real face on poverty through school art project.

A Timely Revolution at Joel P. Jensen Middle School  West Jordan Journal

By Tori Jorgensen. West Jordan - Joel P. Jensen Middle School experienced a nearly 93 percent decrease in total tardies over the past four years, after the ...

Taffy Town Moves to West Jordan  West Jordan Journal

James Vernon Glade, a miner from Park City, was struggling to pay the bills after the birth of his second child, so he used change in his pocket to buy materials to ...

West Jordan's Tofa buoys BYU's late push for top in-state defensive talent

West Jordan's Alden Tofa knew the time for games was over Wednesday morning, signing with BYU to give Kalani Sitake and the Cougars five of the top-six ...

Jaguar volleyball captures confidence  West Jordan Journal

The Jaguars put together a strong finish to their season and secured a confidence building victory in the state tournament.

Lightning-fast Jaguars take to track  West Jordan Journal

The number of track athletes at West Jordan High School has increased and so has the quality of their finishes.

Hawkins Is Silverwolves New Head Coach  South Valley Journal

By Greg James. South Valley - The Twitter feed of the Riverton High football team (@rivertonfb) is full of motivational references to a team that faces a ...

West Jordan Boys Basketball Team Plays Up-tempo  Westjordanjournal

The West Jordan High School boys basketball team could be described as a high-flying trapeze artist with a harness.

Gary Ott, former Salt Lake County recorder, was diagnosed with dementia more than a year before he was most recently re-elected  Salt Lake Tribune

Medical testimony contradicts yearslong claims of top staff that recorder was fully in charge, but just a hands-off manager. Gary Ott, former Salt Lake County ...

Jaguars football team making an impact  West Jordan Journal

The defensive front line for the West Jordan Jaguars is causing mayhem on opposing quarterbacks. (Shelly Oliverson/West Jordan football) ...

Soccer teams closeout season  South Valley Journal

South valley girls soccer teams have finished their seasons. Some were better than others, but they all had shining moments.

Megaplex Theatres' expansion into Southern Utah's market promises enhancements  Dixie Press Online

ST. GEORGE – As part of a larger expansion currently under way at the Larry H. Miller Megaplex Theatres, on April 16, the company announced its pending ...

Motor Cop, K9s Appear at Safety Assembly  West Jordan Journal

A Motor Cop and K9s surprised Heartland Elementary School students by arriving at their safety assembly.

Friends, family mourn deaths of mother, daughter and 'hero' stranger

The body of a 4-year-old West Jordan girl swept away by the rapidly flowing Provo River was found Tuesday.

Western Stampede Rodeo was a Rip Roarin' Bustin' Up Good Time  West Jordan Journal

The Western Stampede Rodeo in West Jordan had its inaugural event in 1954. It has been going strong as this city's tradition over the Fourth of July ever since.

Teen Competes in National Miss Amazing Pageant  West Jordan Journal

Kimmie Hansen has Dravet syndrome, which has left her with several disabilities, but she has lived a full and meaning life.

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim Avielle Richman found dead of apparent suicide inside Newtown town hall  WTVD-TV

The father of one of the 20 children killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was found dead of an apparent suicide inside a Newtown ...

Subscribing Schools  Teen Ink

Teen Ink, a national teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos and forums. Students must be age 13-19 to ...

Memorial Gallery: September | Southern Idaho Local News |  Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.

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