The Franklin Company of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers has found a home for their artifacts in a new museum set for a grand opening on Saturday June 1.  

Elise Cox has been teaching at Beutler Middle School since 2016. She began as a part-time employee, teaching sixth grade integrated science while she was working on her elementary education certification.

Neena Ashby, Weston, is a talented young woman in many areas. She capable academically and will graduate with several college credits. She plans to attend Brigham Young University-Idaho next year. 

The Preston Lions Club recently provided funds to purchase a Dell 70 Interactive Touch Monitor large touch-screen TV for Franklin County High School, as well as a selection of books.

This past week the Preston FFA chapter sent five members to compete in the Idaho State Poultry evaluation career development event held in Burley. The team was able to secure a first place finish and qualify to compete at Nationals this fall in Indianapolis, Indiana during the National FFA C…

Quick highlights from the journalist history of Franklin County over the past 100 years Taken from the newspaper archives of the Franklin County Citizen and Preston Citizen.

Last season Garrett Kelley was Preston’s only representative at the 4A state golf tournament where he finished just outside the top 10. This season he had the company of his teammates and they finished eighth overall with a 667 in team standings May 13-14 at the state championships at Twin F…

How did a shy boy like Ethan Miller who has never traveled further away than Disneyland in California, plus the only person chosen from Idaho, wind up in London, England, performing in front of thousands for its 33rd year annual 2019 New Year’s Day Parade with the Varsity All-Americans cheer…

Preston Golf and Country Club hosted the Central Milling – Lewiston State Bank 2-Person Scramble on Saturday, May 4th. In the Championship Flight, Zach Zollinger was first gross with a 59. Dave and Ryan Seamons finished second with a 61. Mo Heath and Kourtney Knowles finished third with a 63…

Preston High hosted the 10-team Great Basin District Tournament on May 6, at the Preston Golf and Country Club. The top four teams and top four individuals qualified for the state tournament in Twin Falls on May 13-14, (scores not available at press time). 

The Idaho State Journal named Ty Hyde their 2019 All-Area Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Hyde averaged 16.9 points, 8.1 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game this season, scoring 10 points or more in 25 of 27 games, including a career-high 38 points against Pocatello. The 6’ 6’ center was k…

The Lady Pirates went two and out in the 2A District 5 Softball Tournament ending their season and hopes for a state bid. 

Preston went two and out in the 4A District 4-5 tournament. Their season ended with a close 3-2 loss to Pocatello. The northern Indians beat Preston twice in the regular season by a nine-point spread so to hold Pocatello to just three was an accomplishment in and of itself, just not the outc…

The Lady Indians faced a do or die situation on May 6 in Burley. It was their second game of the 4a 4-5 district tournament and both teams had to win or go home. Sadly, for the Indians, they came up short losing 5-8.

Look Who’s Turning 90!!! Happy Birthday to the best Father, Grandfather, Great-Grand Father, and Uncle there ever was. We are all so blessed to have you in our lives. We hope you have a wonderful birthday with many more to come. Enjoy your day and know that your family loves you more than wo…

Dear Editor, East Oneida Slalomites, the Slalom is not what it used to be. The City has almost reunited with the County and filled the holes we loved to dodge. (They must have run out of fill before they got to 800 East). It is good to see the City and County working together for the benefit…

Dear Editor, I take this opportunity to thank our local Elks club for the remodeling of the “Franklin County Physical Therapy Center”! I am very fortunate to be one of the patients there at this time. The new equipment donated by the Elks Club is very appreciated by me and many other local r…

Jeff and Sandi Petterborg are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Hannah Elizabeth Petterborg, to Collin David Swainston, son of Richard and Jennifer Swainston. They will be sealed in the Salt Lake City Temple on April 13, 2019.

Dear Editor, Just a follow up on the East Oneida Slalom. After seeing what the county had done I thought the city and county had become divided on their agreement to provide recreational opportunities for the residents of Franklin County and the City of Preston.  Then I realized the county a…

Mr. and Mrs. Brett Page of Dayton, are very pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Caralee to Cameron Dey of Pocatello, Idaho.

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