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Video Slide Show – West Side Captures Third at State

March 5, 2013
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Citizen to hold Easter Coloring Book contest

March 5, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM Citizen editor The Preston Citizen is holding an Easter Coloring Contest with coloring books enclosed in the March 13 paper. The rules are different than they were for the Christmas Coloring Contest. The contest is open to adults and children of any age. The finished pictures will need to be...

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Pirates bring home third-place trophy

March 3, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor West Side overcame a disappointing loss to Grangeville on Friday evening, regrouped Saturday morning and beat the Firth Cougars at Capital High School in Boise to bring home the third-place boys basketball trophy. Like it has been for many games this season, the Pirate defense clamped down on...

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Pirates bring home third-place tropy

March 3, 2013
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By RBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor West Side overcame a disappointing loss to Grangeville on Friday evening, regrouped Saturday morning and beat the Firth Cougars at Capital High School in Boise to bring home the third-place boys basketball trophy. Like it has been for many games this season, the Pirate defense clamped down on...

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West Sie loses to Grangeville

March 2, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor West Side’s quest for a state title matchup was stopped short Friday evening in Boise at the hands of Grangeville, who won 54-41, The Pirate offense suffered an off-night offensively as it only scored 16 points in the first half. West Side’s Mason Lemmon and Tate fuller put...

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Work at the Cub River Guest Ranch involves the whole family

March 2, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Sharla Thain has managed the Cub River Guest Ranch at 1942 N. Deercliff Road for a couple of years. The ranch has been a great diversion from her work with the students at Oakwood Elementary in Preston where she works as a para-educator. “I like to interact with...

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West Side advances at state

March 1, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The West Side Pirates surged ahead of North Star Charter in overtime during the first round of the 2A state basketball playoffs in Boise on Thursday afternoon and now advance to the semi-final round. The Pirates won 44-36 and outscored North Star 10-2 in the overtime period. Mason...

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School funding reinstated

March 1, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – Funding looks like it will be reinstated to West Side and other school districts across the state if the Idaho Senate follows the lead of the House and approves House Bill 65. This was a bill that restores funding tied to the education reforms that voters...

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Community turns out for FFA breakfast

March 1, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor A large crowd of residents, teachers and students attended a Preston FFA breakfast last Wednesday morning. The annual event started in 2005 and is provided free of charge as a token of appreciation to those businesses and individuals in the community that have supported the FFA chapter and...

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FSA announces CRP sign-up deadlines

March 1, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor A four-week general sign-up period for the Conservation Reserve Program will begin in Franklin County and across the country on May 20 and will end June 14. In Franklin County 7,300 acres are available for the sign-up this year, according to Layne Peterson, executive director of the local...

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