News


Student arrested on gun charge

Bloomfield Police arrested a Davis County High School student last week and filed a weapons charge against him following an incident in the high school parking lot. During the incident the boy allegedly got out of the vehicle he was driving and produced a shotgun, waving it around. The student has already appeared in magistrate court and has posted a $5,000 bond on the Class D felony charge. He is awaiting further court appearances. Read more about this incident in this week’s Bloomfield Democrat, which will be on newsstands later today. 
Posted on 03 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Band concert Tuesday night

The 5-12 band concert scheduled for 7 p.m. this evening in the Davis County Middle School gym will be held as scheduled, despite the cancellation of school.

Posted on 03 Mar 2015 by Bdemo


Several attend Priester open house

Over 150 people attended the open house for the Priester Building on the west side of the square Saturday. The renovation project has been nearly a year in the making and was partially financed by a Main Street Challenge grant. The facade was revealed Friday when the plywood was removed to reveal a storefront very similar to the original.
Posted on 02 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Wilcox named good neighbor

Jeremy Wilcox was named a Good Neighbor by SIEC recently for his efforts in starting the Davis County Trails Council. Wilcox, an SIEC employee, will soon be moving to Colorado with his family.
Posted on 02 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Gas tax increase implemented Sunday

Davis County residents began paying 10 cents per gallon in additional gasoline taxes Sunday as the new state law took effect.
Posted on 02 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

 

Deaths

Gleam Dabney

Madlyn Gleam Dabney, 87, of Bloomfield died March 3, 2015. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, at the Wagler Funeral Home with Minister Kevin Mote officiating. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, with family present from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials are to the Savannah Christian Church.
Posted on 03 Mar 2015 by Bdemo
 


Sports

Baseball/Softball scoreboards

Wrestlers place in AAU Tournament

Dawson Townsend placed third in the 5th and 6th grade division of the AAU State Wrestling Championships this weekend. Emmitt Newton placed fourth in the 3rd and 4th grade division.
Posted on 03 Mar 2015 by Bdemo
 


Subsciptions
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