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Quinn Christensen, son of Adam and Annette Christensen of Burley, Idaho, has been called to serve a full time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Nairobi Kenya Africa Mission.  He will be speaking Sunday, January 26 at 12 noon at the Unity 2nd Ward.  He will re…

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Hyram Garner joined the company of his father and two older brothers along with others in his family honoring a legacy of Eagle Scouts. He was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout December 29, 2019. Hyram is a member of troop 80. He chose to help out the Rupert Shooting Complex by building shotgu…

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An Eagle Court of Honor was held at the Paul 2nd Ward for Troop 150 on January 15, 2020.  The five scouters receiving Eagle Scout Awards were Aydien McClain, Karson Stevens, Kayden Bliss, Ryker Stimpson, Zane Serr and Caleb Woodland.  Also honored as a mentor was Caleb Woodland who received …

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Carol Blauer has been called to serve as a missionary in the Spain Barcelona Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  She will be speaking at the Unity Ward building, 275 South 250 East, at noon, January 19th.  She will report to the Provo MTC on January 29th.  She is th…

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There will be an Eagle Scout Court of Honor held for Kevin W Edwards on January 26, 2020 at 6:00pm at the Declo Stake Center – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 213 West Main Street, Declo, Idaho.  Kevin is a student at Declo Jr. High School.  He chose to renovate the Gary Fra…

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Eagle Scout Court of Honor held on January 12, 2020

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Chase Johnson (Neil and Launie), Nathan Patterson (Chris and Robyn), Carson Rice (Ron and Laura), Taggart Patterson (Chris and Robyn), and Hudson Kunau (Bob and Nancy) all celebrated the achievement of reaching the rank of Eagle Scout on December 22, 2019. Congratulations!

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Sister Holli Browning, of Paul, has recently returned from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Texas Lubbock Mission. She is the daughter of Brent and Toni Browning.  Holli will be returning to BYU Idaho to continue her studies. 

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Five Young Men received their Eagle Scout Awards, Sunday, December 29, 2019. They are members of Troop 15 from the Star 1st Ward. Romney Hobson, Kelton Hanks, Brett Williams, Deegan Hanks and Jacob Brown. 

Five Young Men received their Eagle Scout Awards, Sunday, December 29, 2019. They are members of Troop 15 from the Star 1st Ward. Romney Hobson, Kelton Hanks, Brett Williams, Deegan Hanks and Jacob Brown. 

Sister Holli Browning, of Paul, has recently returned from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Texas Lubbock Mission. She is the daughter of Brent and Toni Browning.  Holli will be returning to BYU Idaho to continue her studies. 

Curtis and Nancy Johansen are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Anne Pollard to Rob Jorgensen, son of Todd and Stacie Jorgensen of Grace, Idaho.  The couple will be married on January 10, 2020 in the Twin Falls LDS Temple.  A reception will follow that evening at the Emerso…

Garrett Bingham and Sam Gibbons were awarded Boy Scouts highest rank, that of Eagle Scout December 27, 2019. They are members of Troop 153. Garrett built new pig wash pens at the Minidoka County Fairgrounds. Sam refurbished and painted the Flag Ship that has been in the Rupert 4th of July pa…

Crusoe J Patterson has returned from the Taiwan, Taipei mission after successfully serving a two year full-time mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will report on his experience December 29, 2019 at 9am at the Unity 1st Ward building.  

Mitchell Rice and Haylee Bonham have chosen to be married in the Salt Lake Temple on December 27th.  Haylee is the daughter of David and Cindy Bonham of Saint Amant, Louisiana. Mitchell is the son of Ron and Laura Rice, and grandson of Len and LaWanna Mazon of Burley. Mitchell and Haylee bot…

Alta Renz Ketterling  will be celebrating her 90th birthday with an Open House on January 5th, 2020 from 2pm-4pm at the Paul Congregational Church, 121 N. 2nd W., Paul, Idaho.  No gifts please.

Alta Renz Ketterling will be celebrating her 90th birthday with an Open House on January 5th 2020 from 2pm-4pm at the Paul Congregational Church, 121 N. 2nd W., Paul, Idaho.  No gifts please.

Mitchell Rice and Haylee Bonham have chosen to be married in the SaltLakeTemple on December 27th.  Haylee is the daughter of David and Cindy Bonham of Saint Amant, Louisiana. Mitchell is the son of Ron and Laura Rice, and grandson of Len and LaWanna Mazon of Burley. Mitchell and Haylee both …

Shirley Hess is celebrating her 80th birthday.  We will honor her with an Open House on December 21st at the Rupert Senior Citizen Center, 702 11th Street, Rupert, Idaho from 1pm-3pm.  Not gifts please – cards are welcome.

Elder Calin Hansen, son of Lynn and Kristine Hansen, has been called to serve as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Rosario Argentina mission. He will be speaking at 10 am Dec.15th at the Rupert 1st ward, 806 G St.  He will report to the Mexico missionary…

Megan Downey has been called to serve in the Jacksonville Florida mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She reports to the Provo MTC on December 18th. She is the daughter of Shane and Amy Osterhout of Declo, Idaho.

Braxton Stoker has been called to serve in the Charlotte North Carolina mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will be speaking at the Heyburn First Ward building at 9 a.m. December 8th. He will report to the MTC on December 11th he is the son of Tyler and jolynne St…

Garnett Taylor, a lifelong Burley resident, will be celebrating her 100th birthday on Thanksgiving Day, November 28th.  Her family wishers to honor her at an open house on Saturday, November 30th.  It will be held at 129 W. Main Street (across from the Burley Theater) from 1:00 to 4:00 in th…

Elder Spencer Boden returned October 30 from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Pennsylvania Philadelphia Mission.  He will speak at 10 a.m. November 10 in the Elba Ward. Spencer is the son of Eric and Kathy Boden. 

This young lady, Sue Carrol Ward, is turning 90.  Come to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Elba, Idaho on November 16th from 2-4pm and help her celebrate.  Soup will be served.

William (Bill) Pettingill will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Friday evening, November 8th from 6 until 7:30 pm at the home of his son-in-law and daughter Brian & Debra Barlow at 1001 Atlantic Ave., Burley, ID.  Please drop by for a few minutes to congratulate him.  His children hos…

An open house will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 from 2-4 p.m. at the Elba LDS church to celebrate Beverly Ward’s 80th birthday.

Kaden Silvaz, the son of Pablo and Sasha Silvaz, of Burley, has been called to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Chili Rancagua Mission. He will be speaking on October 20 at 12 p.m. in the Burley West Stake Center. Kaden will report to the Missionary …

Bryant Pickup has been called to serve in the Nevada Las Vegas West Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  He will be reporting to the Missionary Training Center on October 16, 2019.  He is the son of Westy and Christine Pickup.

Loren and Penny West have been called to serve in the Fiji, Suva Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  They will enter the Mission Training Center in Provo, Utah on October 28.  They will be speaking on Sunday, October 20 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of…

Elder Justin Beazer has returned from serving his mission to the Japan Fukuoka Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will speak on Sunday, October 13 at 9:00 a.m., in the Burley 8th Ward, 2050 Normal, Burley.

Clara Magdalena Schenk Shelton is celebrating 100 Birthdays!  Please join us for this Joyous Centennial Event Saturday, October 19th, 2019, 1:00pm – 5:00pm at the Wilson Theatre in Rupert.  Clara will be arriving in an Antique Car Parade touring the Rupert Square from 12:30pm – 1:00pm. 

Darlene Montgomery is celebrating 90 years of laughing, loving and living.  So blessed to celebrate another year with you.  We love you Mom.  Happy Birthday!

Shaelee Palmer, the daughter of Billy and Amber Palmer, has been called to serve in the Belo Horizonte, Brazil mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  She will speak September 22nd in the Burley 9th Ward, 2050 Normal Ave., at 11:30 a.m. She reports to the São Paulo CTM …

Trevyn Hawkins Kay was awarded Boy Scout’s highest rank, that of Eagle Scout. He is the son of Justin and Patricia Kay, of the Burley 8th Ward. He is a member of Troop 110. His Eagle project consisted of completing a blood drive for the Red Cross. Trevyn would like to thank all of those who …

Elder Kyle Downey has returned home from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Arizona, Tucson Mission.  He will speak in the Declo 2nd Ward on Sunday September 22, 2019 at 10 a.m. He is the son of Shane and Amy Osterhout.

Robert and Nancy Anderson are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Lucy Anderson, to Ethan Harris, son of Randy and Denise Harris.  They will be sealed for time and all eternity on Saturday, September 21st in the Salt Lake Temple.  A reception will be held in their honor on Th…

The children of Jack and Kim Goddard would like to congratulate their parents on 50 years of wedded bliss, a milestone they reached September 5th. Congratulations! We love you!

Carson Schumann, son of Lane and Cami Schumann of Malta has returned from serving in the North Dakota, Bismarck mission. He spoke in the Malta ward in Malta, Idaho on September 8th.

Caden Crider has been called to the Resistencia Argentina mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Caden is a graduate of Declo High School.  He will be speaking on September 8th at the Springdale Chapel on 519 E 200 S, Burley at 9am.  He is the son of Scott and Nicole Crider.

Emilia Lyn Larson, daughter of Eric and Jennifer Larson, has been called to serve a mission in the Tennessee Nashville Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She spoke August 25th in the Unity 3rd Ward. She will report to the Provo, Utah Mission Training Center on Septe…

Rebecca Tolman, daughter of Brent and Cindy Tolman, has been called to serve as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in the Arizona Phoenix Mission. She spoke Aug. 25 in the Star 2nd ward. She will report to the Provo MTC Sept. 4.

Tony and Ria Rigby are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Tosha Rigby, to Gregory Darrington, son of Dale and Amy Darrington. The marriage took place on Saturday, August 24, 2019, in the Brigham City Temple. A reception was held that night in Raft River, ID. The couple will …

Trey Whitaker and Shianne Cooper were married in Price, Utah on Saturday, August 10, 2019 with a reception and dance that evening. Their parents are Justin and Kimberly Whitaker of Burley, Idaho and Justin and Maggie Cooper of Price, Utah. Trey and Shianne will have an open house in Burley, …

Riley Loveland has been called to the Santa Maria, Brazil Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  He will be speaking on August 25th at the Burley Stake Center on 2050 Normal Avenue at 9:00am.

Elder D. Chance Terry has returned from serving in the Arizona Tucson Mission - for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will report and speak on August 18, in the Rupert 4th Ward (Rupert West Stake Center 26 S 100 W) at 9:00 am. He is the son of Darrin and Terry L. Terry. 

Jacob Carvel Hymas, son of Carvel and Dawn Hymas, has been called to serve for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Antigua, Guatemala Mission. Jacob will speak on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 10:30am in the Burley 7th Ward, 2200 Oakley Ave.  He will report to the Antigua Gua…