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Classifieds – Jan. 13, 2016

January 12, 2016
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  PLACES For rent in Preston: 2 bdrm apartment, lots of nice storage. Stove, fridge, washer, dryer, carport. NS/ NP. $450 per month, $300 deposit. Water, sewer, garbage included. Call 208-221-9939.   6 bdrm, 3 bath, 2 car garage, $950+deposit. N/P, N/S. 208-339-2337.   Preston 2 bdrm apartment. Recently redone. Telephone: 208-227-6849.   Studio...

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Preston man involves students at alma mater in education of Ethiopian students

January 9, 2016
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Westerberg (center) enjoys socializing with the youth he teaches in Yechila, Ethiopia.

  By NECIA P. SEAMONS  Citizen editor Ten years after graduating from Preston High School, Matt Westerberg is working with current PHS students to make education better for some ninth-graders half a world away. Students at Preston High School will be invited by their student council to participate in a variety of fundraisers, to...

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Frigid temps makes the climate right for ice fishing

January 9, 2016
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County
resident, Joe Campbell,
can be found icefishing
at one of the
county’s reservoirs
most anytime he isn’t
working for Rocky
Mountain Power.

By NECIA P. SEAMONS  Citizen editor Ice fishing is a sport that allows fishermen to fish anywhere on a lake or reservoir, without the need of a boat to do it. According to Idaho Fish and Game, the sport is an easy, inexpensive way to fish that is surprisingly beginner friendly, and local ice...

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VIDEO: PHS boys basketball took on Logan- Jan 2, 2016

January 8, 2016
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Story and Video by Teresa Chipman.

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Pirates take on Grace and Rich Co. this week

January 8, 2016
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Josh King shoots for the basket against Firth
Wednesday night, Dec. 30.

By ANNIE ENGLAND  Citizen sports writer This week, the Pirates have the opportunity to play Grace and Rich County. Head coach Tyler Brown said, “Both games we’ll be playing are going to be tough. We’ll have to play our hardest.” In last week’s games against Firth and Marsh Valley, Firth made 20 of 27...

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Lady Pirates take Firth

January 7, 2016
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West Side’s Abbie Povey battles for the ball against Firth Wednesday, Dec. 30. The trip north resulted in an exciting 49-48 win for the Lady Pirates.

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PHS students to raise funds for Ethiopian school

January 7, 2016
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Rebecca Visser, River McKay, Ethan Borup and Jace Gordon, members of the Preston High
School Executive Council explain to the Preston School Board their plans to raise money for students
learning English from PHS alumnus, Matt Westerberg.

By NECIA P. SEAMONS  Citizen editor Preston High School’s student executive council received permission from the school board to proceed with fundraising ideas that will help provide educational facilities and supplies for youth in Ethiopia. The student council said their predecessors had tried several service projects that have not been supported very well. “We...

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Couple trades possessions for traveling adventure

January 7, 2016
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Trisha and Alex Montes refitted a van and will spend the new year living there while travelling across America.

By CECELIE COSTLEY  For the Citizen The New Year’s tradition of making resolutions and setting goals has been taken to the next level by Alex and Trisha Montes. The young local couple used 2015 as a preparation time to make their dream possible. They cleared all of their debt, sold all of their possessions,...

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Indians travel for two

January 6, 2016
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PHS’s Brayden Parker rejects #11 Jason Andersen’s
shot, resulting in a foul.

By TERESA CHIPMAN  Citizen sports writer On Friday, Jan. 8, the Indians will take their boys basketball team to the Boise area where they will play Mountain Home at 7:30 p.m. and Middleton on Saturday, Jan. 9, at 3 p.m. Both are 4A teams that Preston could meet in the state basketball tournament and...

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Local couple share secret to making marriage last 70 years

January 6, 2016
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Local couple share secret to making marriage last 70 years  By NECIA P. SEAMONS  Citizen editor “A difference of opinion makes a horse race, you know.” That is what Jeanne Cutler’s father always told her. His insight and her desire to have a peaceful home are the secrets to Jeanne and Ray Cutler’s 70...

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