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BYU-I adds Food Science major

February 2, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor For high school Ag students looking for a related major check out Brigham Young University-Idaho’s Ag program. Officials there have made some changes they hope will enhance and strengthen their offerings for students on campus. Van Christman, Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Science at the...

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Wrestling registration set

January 31, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The Little Warrior Wrestling season is starting in Preston and a sign-up/ registration meeting is set on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the Preston High School cafeteria. Coach Travis Despain said he would like to meet all interested wrestlers before the season begins. “Registration will be at 5:30 p.m....

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WS to give SAT

January 31, 2013
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West Side juniors will take the SAT test as required by the Idaho Department of Education on April 17. This test will take a bulk of the school day. The seniors will not be required to come this day. Senior students are strongly encouraged to work on their senior projects, according to Barzee.

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Preston girls play hard at Blackfoot; lose 63-49

January 30, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer Preston lost 63-49 to Blackfoot on Thursday in its final regular season game. The Indians played well, scoring first and leading in the first half. It was 14-13 at the end of the first quarter, but Blackfoot took the lead in the second and Preston trailed 26-22 to...

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Preston wrestlers split with Cardinals, Grace

January 30, 2013
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By ELLEN GREGORY  For The Citizen It was Senior Night for Preston wrestling on Jan. 22 and the final home wrestling meet of the 2012-13 season. Cameron Dietrich, Devin Porter and Erick Silva were honored for their team leadership before action began against the Soda Springs and Grace teams. Justin Longhurst claimed the first...

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PHS boys lose to Century, Bees

January 30, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Preston Indians suffered two losses last week in the form of Century and Bonneville, dropping their overall record to 6-9. At home on Saturday, Jan. 26, Preston played Bonneville (14-2) and lost 87-58. A slow start hurt the Indians and they never really seemed to recover, though...

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Pirates beat Marsh Valley; Firth wins big

January 30, 2013
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By CONNOR WALDRON  WS sports writer DAYTON – The West Side boys basketball team played two games this week. Both were home, but unlike the identical playing area the results were not similar. The first was on Jan. 23. The game was against the Marsh Valley Eagles and the Pirates came out with a...

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Night for Sight b-ball game set

January 24, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The annual Night for Sight Basketball game will be held on Saturday in Preston. The Indians will play Bonneville. It is sponsored by the Leo’s Club at Preston High School. “We are asking for donations of eye glasses of any kind. Broken, not in great shape, just whatever...

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Override: West Side election March 12

January 24, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor DAYTON – West Side School District’s annual supplemental levy override election is less than seven weeks away and will be held on Tuesday, March 12. The election this year will be conducted by the Franklin County Clerk’s office. A new law, passed two years ago by the Idaho...

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Part 3: Courts challenge school funding system

January 23, 2013
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By CLARK CORBIN Post Register Time and again, Idaho courts have ruled lawmakers are failing in their duties to meet the constitutional requirements for education. Beginning in 1990, a group of school district superintendents and parents calling itself Idaho Schools for Equal Educational Opportunity sued the state. The group alleged “the present level and...

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