Powered by Max Banner Ads 

School

FFA students grow flowers

April 3, 2015
By
Landis Construction 2x2.5 7.50.48 AM

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Flowers and hanging baskets from a FFA greenhouse in Preston are being grown by students and will go on sale in a month to the general public. Funds generated by customer purchases will go directly back into the operation of the facility. For information on purchasing the plants,...

Read more »

Testing to begin

April 2, 2015
By
FLAG FOOTBALL 2x3 4-1

BY STEVE ANDERSON  Citizen intern Starting after spring break, Preston School District students will be taking the state proficiency examinations as part of the common core standards established by the state. These standards are consistent with those adopted by most states in the country. The tests are designed to determine student proficiency in math...

Read more »

College class jump-start

April 2, 2015
By
cit TOKEN WOMAN BOOK SIGNING 3x5 4-1

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor McQuinn Belnap’s is getting ready to graduate from Preston High School this spring and already has a huge jump on his college education. Belnap picked up a total of 20 college credits using a dual credit program at PHS and the State of Idaho paid for most of...

Read more »

Mr. PHS named

March 31, 2015
By
cit scout ad 3x8

This year’s winner of Mr. PHS, RJ Harris. The annual male scholarship pageant was held last Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at the Preston High auditorium. Fourteen PHS seniors competed for the title. Funds raised will be used for the senior class gift for the school and to defray the cost of their graduation celebration.

Read more »

Indian win: Boys beat Shelley with error help

March 31, 2015
By
Dancing with the stars ad3

By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Indian boys traveled to Shelley on Saturday where they won 4-1. They were host to Jerome on Tuesday and will host Century on Thursday at 4:30 p.m., weather depending. The Indians travel to Century on Friday and start play at 4:30 p.m. Preston didn’t let 30-plus mile...

Read more »

Girls beat Russets 26-11

March 31, 2015
By
1256564_PHEASANTS FOREVER 2x5 3-25

By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Indian girls defeated Shelley 26-11 in five innings on Saturday. They played at Highland on Tuesday in a double header. A 4:30 double-header at home against Rigby will be the following Tuesday, April 7. “We ended up beating them 26-11 on the 15-run rule after the fifth....

Read more »

Results of last weeks track meet at Idaho Falls

March 27, 2015
By

  The top 3 individual finishers and top 2 relay finishers: Boys: 100m – Kelly Short, 2nd, 11.75 400m – Christian Fuller, 2nd, 54.49 800m – Christian Fuller, 1st, 2:07.64 ; Cole Nash, 3rd, 2:14.75 300m Hurdles – Tyler Wakley, 2nd, 41.75 ; Ben Barney, 3rd, 43.28 4×400 – Matt Willard, Kyon Wakley, Tyler...

Read more »

iPad safety seminar scheduled at West Side

March 27, 2015
By
cit print print old 3x3

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – Representatives from iKeepSafe will be at the West Side School District on April 21 to conduct professional development training to teachers and administrators. Those representatives will give student presentations, as well. “This is the same group that came to the district two years ago, when we...

Read more »

PSD sets 2016 calendar

March 27, 2015
By
cit CELEBRATING EASTER 3X2 3-4

By STEVE ANDERSON  Citizen intern The 2016 school calendar dominated the discussion at this past Wednesday’s Preston School Board meeting. Next year will begin with a full week of in-service teacher training in August and proceeds from there. Three proposals were offered to the board. One called for a nine to ten day Christmas...

Read more »

FFA team heads to state

March 26, 2015
By
640X100 AUTOS208 mobile

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The Preston FFA Chapter Parliamentary Procedure team recently competed in the District Career Development event held at West Side High School and won the competition, which qualifies it for state. The team members were required to complete a written test, answer oral questions and perform an eight-minute demonstration...

Read more »


 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Dairy 2015


2015 Graduation