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Heritage Days, July 24 celebration, brought in hundreds of people

July 25, 2013
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Heritage Days, July 24 celebration, brought in hundreds of people

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Be careful with open burning

July 25, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor There are no fire restrictions yet on National Forest ground in southeastern Idaho, despite increasingly dry conditions on the valley floors. “We don’t have any fire restrictions on Forest Service land across southeastern Idaho, including Franklin County,” said Dennis Duehren, with the regional office in Montpelier. “We are...

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WS parking lot done

July 25, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – When students and teachers return to school at the Harold B. Lee Elementary School next month they will find a new, cement parking lot. This summer almost a thousand yards of concrete were poured and finished by Jeff Phillips, head of the maintenance department, and his...

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Kerby put in Rodeo Hall of Fame

July 25, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  By Citizen editor Bud Kerby, the stock contractor for That Famous Preston Night Rodeo, was inducted into the ProRodeo Hall of Fame earlier this month. Bud was a second-generation selection, joining his father, Swanny, who was inducted as a stock contractor in 1997. The Kerbys’ Bar T Rodeo Inc. has...

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Citizen Grand Re-Opening

July 24, 2013
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There were a number of local and regional dignitaries who attended The Preston Citizen’s ribbon cutting and grand re-opening Thursday, July 18. Mis Amores, Smokey Joe’s and Nuts for You each brought in food for the event. Alan White, from KACH Radio, was on hand to do a live-remote broadcast. The ribbon cutting took...

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Desperado shot in Weston robbery

July 24, 2013
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Gunfight big hit at Pioneer celebration    WESTON – A large crowd enjoyed a day full of activities in Weston on Saturday celebrating Pioneer Day. “We had a good, old-fashioned celebration,” said Mayor Camille Larsen, who helped organize this year’s event. “I think those who attended enjoyed the hometown feel the celebration had.” Activities...

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Rodeo bringing more top cowboys

July 23, 2013
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That Famous Preston Night Rodeo becoming an attractive venue    By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor This year’s rodeo should be more action packed than ever. Rodeo committee member Sheryl Kimball said they are expecting 16 World Champions or participants in the National Finals Rodeo (NFR) to compete at That Famous Preston Night Rodeo...

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Tension high at WSSD meeting

July 23, 2013
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Franklin County High School relocation causes stir  By KELLIANNE GAMMILL  Citizen intern Concerns were expressed at the West Side School District meeting on Wednesday, July 17, as the school board listened to public input about Franklin County High School’s current predicament. “The West Side School District will temporarily house the Franklin County High School...

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Line break causes Dayton water outage

July 23, 2013
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By CITIZEN STAFF  DAYTON – A water line cut by CenturyLink-contracted workers is believed to have caused a disruption in water service for at least some Dayton residents last week, a city official said. Richard Reeder, who works for the City of Dayton, said the break occurred related to the phone company’s installation of...

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City offices closed, others open on Pioneer Day

July 23, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston City offices will be closed on Wednesday for the July 24 Pioneer Day holiday. The Franklin County landfill will also be closed that day. But all other Franklin County, state and federal offices will be open on Wednesday, July 24. Mail delivery will remain on a normal...

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