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WS to honor runners at opening football game

August 23, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – All athletes who were part of this past spring’s 2A state track title teams will be honored at halftime during the opening football game of 2013-14 school year. Track coach Dan Line said both the girls and boys won 2A state track titles in the spring...

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Monsanto gives $4,500 to WS

August 22, 2013
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Harold B. Lee Elementary principal Melinda Royer (l), Helen Smith,
Monsanto spokesperson and West Side Superintendent Spencer Barzee
hold a $4,500 check given to the elementary school for mini iPads.

By KELLIANNE GAMMILL  Citizen intern Harold B. Lee Elementary will be adding new mini iPads to their classrooms this year after receiving a grant from Monsanto Fund. The iPads will be used in math courses. “Harold B. Lee Elementary is excited to add new mini iPads to their school,” Harold B. Lee Elementary Principal...

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Starting School

August 20, 2013
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Officials offer back-to-school advice for parents    By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor It’s back-to-school time for students at Preston and West Side School districts and motorists, students, parents and school employees need to be aware of new schedules and routines for safety sake. School started in the Preston School District on Monday, Aug....

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FCHS should start school by end of this week

August 20, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Students attending Franklin County High School will be meeting in the Idaho National Guard Armory, 594 N. State in Preston, as early as the end of this week if arrangements can be finalized. Preston School Superintendent Joel Wilson said officials were working on the transition last week. “Ken...

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Back-to-school: Agencies issue safety tips

August 20, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Several agencies have issued the following back-to-school tips for students, parents, motorists and bus riders. STUDENTS  • Always walk or ride to school with a friend. • Stay with a group and don’t be a loner. Have a good, close friend. • Pay attention to all traffic signals...

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Police need help locating missing teen

August 20, 2013
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Police need help locating missing teen

  The parents of a 16-year-old Utah County girl who went missing Friday are asking the public for help in locating her. Indica Huddleston of Alpine left home after a disagreement with her parents last week and has yet to make contact with any friends or family. Her parents believe she could be in...

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WSSD introduces new teachers

August 17, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – Three new teachers will greet students in the West Side School District when school begins. Emily Transtrum, from St. Charles, will be teaching at the Harold B. Lee Elementary School in the second grade. She graduated from Utah State with a degree in elementary education. Nate...

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Evans’ potting soil work table idea wins award

August 16, 2013
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Preston High School ag teacher Josh Evans demonstrates his potting
soil work table at the high school green house recently. The table eliminates
waste when students are planting seeds or transplanting flowers.

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor A Preston High School FFA ag instructor has received a prestigious award and will be presenting his work at a symposium in Las Vegas, Nev., in December. Josh Evans, who teaches greenhouse and agricultural science classes, has been selected as the 2013 Region 1 winner of Ideas Unlimited...

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Junior high principal excited for new curriculum

August 15, 2013
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By KELLIANNE GAMMILL  Citizen intern Preston Junior High School Principal Curtis Jenson is looking forward to adopting the Common Core State Standards this upcoming school year. The standards emphasize college and work readiness skills. “I’m excited for the change and for the tools that it offers. I’m hoping to see a lot of great...

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Back to the Armory

August 13, 2013
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Governor OK’s building for FCHS    By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Franklin County High School has a new home, again. Students attending Franklin County High School will be meeting in the Idaho National Guard Armory, 594 N. State in Preston, as soon as the details can be worked out. Some patrons of the...

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