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Angel Tree organizers ready for sign-ups

October 20, 2011
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Hidie Nye announced Friday the Angel Tree Organization will be taking names for families who are in need of gifts for Christmas. Sign-ups will begin Nov. 1 through Nov. 8. Those seeking gifts for this holiday season should get on the list at the SEICAA office at 16...

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Preston to Logan bus ridership still increasing

October 19, 2011
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Officials from Cache Valley Transit District and Pocatello Regional Transit met with Franklin County Commissioners on Wednesday to discuss the morning, evening, and noon-day bus service provided by the two agencies. Officials said the bus service has been successful since its inception and ridership is continuing to grow,...

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Pumpkin contest set for library

October 19, 2011
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By CITIZEN STAFF  Franklin County residents are invited to put their creative juices to work and carve and/ or decorate a pumpkin. The Larsen-Sant Library is sponsoring a pumpkin decorating contest, with categories for both decorated and carved pumpkins. Age groups are: preschool, grades K-2, grades 3-5, junior high, high school and adults.  (See...

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Story ideas wanted for Nov. 11, 2011

October 19, 2011
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The Preston Citizen is looking for story ideas related to the fast-approaching 11/11/11 date. If there are any marriages, or other special events that are being planned for Nov. 11, we would like to hear about them. Readers can contact Rod or Bob at The Preston Citizen, 852-0155.

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City elections on going

October 18, 2011
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By ROBERT MERRILL Assistant editor Absentee balloting is now going on at the Franklin County Clerk’s office for this year’s municipal elections and Fairview Water District bond election. Franklin County elections clerk Camille Larsen said absentee voting will continue Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. through Nov. 4.  (See the full story in...

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PHS boys soccer win first ever District title

October 18, 2011
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PHS boys soccer win first ever District title

By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer POCATELLO – The Preston boys soccer team brought home their first 4A district title on Saturday, Oct. 15. The 1-0 victory at Century in a loser out scenario was intense and hard fought. The last time Preston won the title was their final year in 3A eight years...

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PHS plays Century, can advance to state

October 18, 2011
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The Preston Indians hung tough with powerhouse Pocatello through the first half of Friday’s football game at the Mini Dome and only trailed by eight points. But a gamble on an on-side kick and turnovers during the first three minutes of the third quarter changed things drastically. Pocatello’s...

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WS plays for all the marbles

October 18, 2011
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WS plays for all the marbles

By ANDREA MARTIN WS sports writer DAYTON – Friday night the Pirates went up against a team in their own district, the Soda Springs Cardinals. After hearing about the Cardinals’ comeback against Malad the previous week, West Side realized Soda was going to be a much improved team compared to the previous year The...

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Sportsman group raises and releases 2,000 ring-neck pheasants in Franklin County

October 14, 2011
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By RODNEY D. BOAM Citizen editor The Idaho for Wildlife organization released 2,000-plus pheasants in Franklin County late summer to strengthen the upland game bird population for hunters. Clint Streadbeck heads the local chapter of the non-profit sportsman group. He said they released the birds in different locations in the county to help them...

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BSA recognition evening set

October 14, 2011
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The Franklin District of the Boy Scouts of America Recognition Evening will be held Thursday, Oct. 20, from 7-8 p.m., at the Preston LDS South Stake Center, 55 E. 100 South. All adult scouting leaders and their partners are encouraged to attend. (See the full story in The Preston Citizen.)

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