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PHS changes cellphone policy

August 28, 2014
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Preston High School has changed it’s cellphone policy this year said Jeff Lords, the principal at the high school. “Technology can be a great thing for education,” Lords said. “I think it is only a matter of time before students are using Smart phones in classes on a...

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Boat course offered

August 28, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The Franklin County Sheriff’s office will be hosting a Boat Idaho Course on Sept. 2-3, at 7 p.m., at Preston High School. It is free to the public. The course is in connection with the Idaho State Parks and Recreation and is designed to improve boating safety throughout...

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Competitors change for Preston, West Side sports’ programs

August 28, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor A realignment of sports programs in the fifth and sixth districts is in its third year and there will be some changes. Bonneville High School is moving to the 5A ranks. This will leave Preston competing against Pocatello, Century, Blackfoot and Rigby. Preston athletic director Brent Knapp said...

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High school football opens

August 28, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – The West Side Pirates open the fall football campaign on Friday, Aug. 29, at Firth at 7 p.m. and will have an experienced team to battle the Cougars in a non-conference rivalry. Head Coach Tyson Moser said his team hasn’t suffered any injuries yet and will...

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Boy’s soccer drops opener 4-1

August 28, 2014
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Preston boys opened its 2014 soccer season on the road against Madison on Friday, Aug. 22 and the resulting 4-1 loss was disappointing, but not really a concern. As the team gains experience playing together and athletes are cleared to play, coach Robert Bowles fully expects them...

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Knapp returns to Preston

August 28, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The Preston area has a new doctor working at Willow Valley Medical Clinic and he’s a native of Franklin County. Dr. Stuart G. Knapp started practicing at Willow Valley on Aug. 11 and his specialty is family practice. He also works at the hospital emergency room. Knapp is...

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Look At Me Clothing opens

August 28, 2014
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DavaKay Beckstead stands in the front of her new store. She recently opened Look At Me Clothing on 46 S. State in Preston. The store carries clothing for men, women and children. Look At Me Clothing is open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. For more information contact Beckstead at 208-252-7077....

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Offices, schools to close for Labor Day

August 27, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston City, Franklin County, state and federal offices will be closed on Monday in observance of Labor Day. Area banks, post office branches and The Citizen Bookstore and offices will also be closed that day. However, some retailers will remain open. The Franklin County Landfill will be closed...

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Labor Day camping outlook

August 27, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Potable water will be available at Willow Flat and Albert Moser campgrounds for the Labor Day holiday weekend, said Forest Service officials. Potable water will also be at Emigration Canyon and the Resource, Conservation and Development (RC&D) campgrounds, now under supervision of the Forest Service. “There are no...

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Girl’s cross country opens on Thursday

August 27, 2014
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Preston girls’ cross country team will be adjusting to the loss of three of their top five runners this season. They are young, with just one senior on the team, Brooke Corbett, who has not run cross-country before. Juniors Aunika Crowther and Becca Visser have some big...

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