Johnson named as new hospital CEO

Kirby Johnson of Bemidji, Minn., has been selected as the new CEO of the Davis County Hospital. Johnson was announced last week by the Davis County Hospital board.

Wednesday’s Bloomfield Democrat features a story about Johnson who will begin his duties with the hospital in November.

Other top stories:

*Share the Harvest Walk is Sunday.

*High school health students study how to live better, longer lives.

*The Davis County Supervisors are looking at ways to improve the courthouse security plan.

*In sports read about the Mustang football team’s first victory of the 2014 season. Also read about the continued successes of the cross country and volleyball teams. 

Posted on 01 Oct 2014 by Bdemo

Homecoming activities continue Wednesday night

Homecoming activities continue Wednesday night with the Mustang games scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Mustang Stadium. A bonfire will be held in the parking lot of the baseball diamond beginning at 8:15 p.m.

Coronation will be held Thursday night beginning at 8 p.m. and will be held in the high school gym. 

Posted on 01 Oct 2014 by Bdemo


School lunch menus for Oct. 2--Breakfast: Sausage biscuit. Lunch: Ham and cheese sub, carrots, cucumber slices, fresh fruit and milk.


Bloomfield Senior Citizens Center menus for Oct. 2--Herb baked chicken breast, sour cream mashed potatoes, gravy, Brussels sprouts with cheese and strawberries. Activities: Wii games at 9-11:30 a.m. Exercise at 9:30 a.m. Peek-a-boo poker at 12:30 p.m.

Posted on 01 Oct 2014 by Bdemo

Grant applications available for DC Foundation grants

Grant applications are still available for the Davis Count Community Foundation grant program, which will distribute more than $90,000 later this year.

Applications are due Nov. 1 and can be downloaded at

Applicants must be a 501c3 organization, a government entity or connected with one of these two.

Posted on 29 Sep 2014 by Bdemo

Homecoming begins Monday

Homecoming activities began Monday at the Davis County High School.

Students and staff have planned several activities this week in celebration of the event.

A powder-puff football game will be held Monday night at 7:30 p.m. at Mustang Stadium. The annual Mustang Games will be held Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. followed by a bon fire at the baseball diamond. Coronation will be Thursday night followed by the homecoming game on Friday night. 

Posted on 29 Sep 2014 by Bdemo

Property tax deadline is Tuesday

Tuesday is the final day to pay first half property taxes without a penalty. Land and property owners can pay their taxes in person, online or by dropping payments off in the drop box right outside the north side of the courthouse building.

Payments received after Sept. 30 will be assessed a 1.5 percent penalty. 

Posted on 29 Sep 2014 by Bdemo





Baseball/Softball scoreboards

Girls win, boys second at Indian Invitational

The Davis County Lady Mustang cross country team won first place at the Indian Invitational in Osceola Tuesday night. The Mustang boys’ team finished second.

Kalleigh Tharp and Zach Hougland led the efforts for the two teams. Each finished second individually in their respective races. 

Posted on 01 Oct 2014 by Bdemo

Lady Mustangs lose to Knoxville Tuesday night

The Lady Mustangs dropped to 3-1 in South Central Conference play Tuesday night after suffering a 3-1 loss to Knoxville Tuesday night.

Knoxville won the opening set 25-23. Davis County won the second set 28-26. Knoxville won sets three and four by scores of 25-21 and 25-18. 

Posted on 01 Oct 2014 by Bdemo

Posted on 16 Jul 2014 by Bdemo
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Posted on 16 Jul 2014 by Bdemo