James Gordon Davis, 38, of Rigby was charged with four counts of witness intimidation for allegedly contacting a victims’ mother and telling her to keep two lewd conduct victims from testifying.

Three longstanding Jefferson County Planning and Zoning Commissioners were replaced as of Jan. 1 after the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners announced that they would not be reappointed during the Dec. 10 meeting.

Two Ririe women were transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center Jan. 2, after colliding with a pickup that turned left in front of them at approximately 7 p.m.

The Jefferson County Planning and Zoning Commission approved a preliminary and final plat application for a four lot subdivision located near 304 N. 3663 E. during the Jan. 3 meeting. The approval is a “do recommend” for the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners. Their decision will offici…

The girls are already almost halfway through the 2018-19 basketball season. The update includes where Rigby, Ririe and West Jefferson stand at the mid-season mark as games in 2018 begin to wrap-up. All stats for each team are from Dec. 7.

With fall sports quickly coming to an end, many schools in Jefferson County have had, or are currently having a successful season.

In only their fourth regular season, the Rigby Royals rugby team won their first ever Division 2 State Championship against Meridian May 19, in what Captain Robert Larsen called a “roller coaster” of a game.

The All-Conference selections have been announced for the 2018 softball season in the High Country Conference. The players from Rigby High School include the following: Taylor Sheppard, junior (pitcher, second team); Olyvia Saathoff, senior (catcher, first team); Lexxus Trubl, senior (infiel…

The regular high school softball season will soon be coming to an end, and the Rigby, Ririe and West Jefferson teams will be improving their skills to prepare for the district tournament.

The Rigby tennis team has several talented players including junior Bridger Oswald, who are winning individual matches, but so far they haven’t had the depth to win as a team.

The boys have almost completed the 2018 baseball season. This update includes insights for the Rigby and West Jefferson teams and what the players are focusing on as they finish out their regular season and begin the district tournament.

Jerry Olof Jensen, 91, of Rigby, passed away at his winter home in Yuma, Arizona, Friday, December 28, 2018.

Helen L. Beck, age 89, of Rigby, passed away December 25, 2018 at her home.

To Kansas— Mayli Murdock, daughter of Mark and Michelle Murdock of Terreton, has be called to serve an 18-month mission for The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints in the Wichita Kansas Mission. She spoke at the Terreton Stake Center on Dec. 30. She will enter the Missionary Training Ce…

Earl Edward “Ed” Ryan, 68, of Menan, Idaho passed away Thursday, December 20, 2018 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Ed was born January 2, 1950 in Connersville, Indiana, the son of Harold Joseph Ryan and Ruth Ann Sanders Ryan.

Lyle Ritchie Cook, 79 of Rigby, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at his home.