Police have identified the man who was shot at Stokes Market Tuesday night, Nov. 19, as Raul Antonio Menjivar-Saabedra, 50, of El Salvador. No motive was released, nor whether he had drugs or alcohol in his system. The autopsy is in process, said Lt. Anderson of the Pocatello Police department.
Preston Junior High School is raising a brightly colored flag to help their employees and members of the community be aware of daily air quality conditions. The junior high has joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Air Quality Flag Program to help protect people’s health.
Water hookups in the Westside View subdivision demanded attention of the Weston City Council during their November meeting.
The offer of a book and a cookie brought families to the Larsen-Sant Library in October as part of the Idaho Commission for Library’s Family Reading Week.
With generous donations to date, the Oneida Stake Academy Foundation has been able to complete rock-work repairs and will have windows installed by the end of the month.
The Franklin County Commissioners meeting of November 12 was highlighted by a briefing on the status of the Shoshone Nation’s Interpretive Center being built north of Preston. The center will be built on several acres that the Shoshone have purchased in the area overlooking the Bear River, w…
(Editorial Note: Part 131 of a series of further development in the early days that impacted Franklin County.Sources: Franklin County Citizen, April, 1917; Cache Valley Newsletter, compiled by Newell Hart;St Joseph/Mapleton, a hundred years of History in Cub River Canyon, by 1991 Mapleton Ce…
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.
The Lady Indians are off to a great start with a 2-0 record so far. They traveled to Soda Springs on Nov. 19, host Shelley on Friday, Nov. 22, and Canyon Ridge on Saturday, Nov. 23. Tuesday, Nov. 26, they will be on the road at Twin Falls before taking a break until Dec. 5. All of the varsit…
West Side High School’s football team continues to overpower their opponents and advance towards a state title. This weekend, the Pirates will host No. 4 ranked Melba High on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 1 p.m. in the semi-final games.
The Preston Cross Country teams traveled to Poctello on Nov. 2 for the state cross country meet. The girls finished seventh and the boys took second for an outstanding finish to the 2019 season.
West Side completed their 2019 cross country season at the state meet in Pocatello on Nov. 2. The boys team finished fourth and the two girls competing individually placed in the top 15.
The West Side Pirates blew away the Ririe Bulldogs during last Friday’s home playoff game, 22-0.
Preston Indian’s football season came to end on Friday night during their playoff game against the Minico Spartans with the loss of 47-21 in Rupert. Preston finished their season 5-5.
Jacob Moffat took home a title as the overall winner in the 2A 5 district cross country meet on Oct. 24, in Pocatello with a season record of 16:29.1. He led the Pirates to a second place team finish of 37 points. Soda Springs took the team title with 27 points and Bear Lake came in third wi…
West Side produced the champions at the Southeast Idaho Youth Football League last weekend in the Idaho State University Holt Arena.
On Nov. 20, 1959, our parents Brent and Linda Christensen sealed their love for eternity and were married in the Logan Temple. It is now three children, 10 grandchildren, and 18 great grandchildren later. That equates to many ballgames and recitals, missions and marriages, concerts and compe…
Blake and Stacy Rindlisbaker are pleased to announce the marriage of their son, Nathan B. Rindlisbaker, to Kaycee Jo Goodrich, daughter of Maureen Goodrich. The couple will be married on November 9, 2019, in The Vineyards at Mt. Naomi Farms.
A lot has happened since October 27, 1929! Come share some memories and visit with Dale as he celebrates turning 90! Here are the details: Saturday, November 2, anytime between 1-4 p.m. at the LDS Whitney church building located at 1440 South 1600 East, Preston. No gifts please.
Dear Friends and exclusive friend groups,
Austin Larsen son of Todd and Mabel Larsen recently returned from the Olongapo Philipines mission. He reported in the Preston 11th ward Oct. 27.
Gerald and JoAnn Smith are celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary in November. Gerald Hess Smith was born and raised in Georgetown Idaho. JoAnn Andrus Smith grew up in Salt Lake City Utah. They meet while attending Brigham Young University in Provo Utah. They dated and soon fell madly in…