MUD LAKE — The cast for The Little Mermaid play has been set. An Orientation/Parent meeting will be tonight at 6 p.m. If you have a speaking part, please bring a binder and if you’re in elementary or middle school, please bring a parent.

MENAN — The First Presidency Christmas Devotional of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be held 6 p.m. Dec. 5. It will be broadcast over www.churchofjesuschrist.org.

MENAN —The Menan 2nd Ward Relief Society Book Club choice for December is Redemption by Traci Hunter Abramson. It will be held at 7 p.m. Dec. 8 at Bonnie Seegmiller’s home. If you can’t attend, there’s a Zoom link that the Menan 2nd Ward Relief Society has been sent out to all Relief Society…

Jill Owen teaches Second and Third Grade at Hamer Elementary. Owen has been teaching at a public school for seven years, but also spent 20 years homeschooling her eight children.

MUD LAKE — West Jefferson Junior High had a successful run of the play “Moana Jr.” The play was directed and choreographed by Kaylene Burtenshaw, Annie Dalling and Amanda Erickson. The cast included the following: Joseph Belnap, Axton Crandall, Sierra Eddins, Nery Elias, Tianna Erickson, Isa…

Karlene Bowden is a Third Grade teacher at Midway Elementary. Bowden has been teaching at Midway for 28 years, but has been teaching for 31.

MUD LAKE — Veteran’s Day Programs were held in the West Jefferson district on Thursday to honor the veterans. Post Commander Lester Reiss spoke about being a veteran and then announced the winners of the VFW Essay Contests. He also awarded Mrs. Laura Lerwill with the Teacher of the Year Awar…

LEWISVILLE — The area women of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are having a Regional Sisters’ Devotional on Friday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. Several Church General Authorities, including Elder Dale G. Renlund, Alfred Kyungu, Gerald Causse, and Area Seventy Elder Michael Packer. Eld…

CLARK COUNTY —Overcast skies have hastened in the certainty of winter weather. December is just around the corner and the Christmas tree in Dubois will be officially lit on Dec. 1. The tree at the truck turn around curve on Main Street is the site of that event. It begins at 6pm.

CLARK COUNTY — Whether you like the weather or not, we deal with it as it comes. The weather will change with each passing day around here. There have been some overcast days with bits of rain that soaked in the ground in preparation for the winter snow.

MENAN — The Menan City Council will be meeting 7 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Menan City Building. Everyone’s invited to come and hear what’s going on in the City of Menan.

LEWISVILLE — Cle Schofield, 84, passed away at her home on Nov. 3, surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husband, Robert, and seven children. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 13, at 1 p.m. at the Lewisville Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with burial in…

Laurie Thomson is a Title I teacher at Midway Elementary. She has been teaching for 15 years, but has only taught at Midway for the past nine.

LEWISVILLE — There is presently a demand for lightly-used crutches and walkers due to recent supply disruptions, the COVID-19 pandemic and a global shortage of aluminum impacting all medical equipment companies. Randy Drake, who works at Mountain View and Idaho Falls Community Hospitals, has…

MENAN — Philip and Shakira Nash of Menan are first time parents. They had a baby girl. Her name is Alayna Dorothy. Grandparents are Christine Armstrong of Blackfoot, Kim Jenkins of Idaho Falls and Richard and Sandy Nash of Washington.

GARFIELD — The Garfield Book Club is meeting at 7 p.m. tonight at Diane Meyer’s home. The book to be discussed is “David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants” by Malcolm Gladwell.

LEWISVILLE — The Menan Stake is holding a Relief Society Fireside for all Relief Society women and Young Women in the stake. It will be held at the Stake Center on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 6 p.m. The theme for the fireside is “Coming Unto Christ.”

MUD LAKE —West Jefferson Junior high girls basketball team will have a game Oct. 28 at home with North Fremont at 4 p.m. They will also have a game Nov. 2 at Ririe at 4 p.m. The bus will leave at 2:15 p.m. Their last game this week will be Nov. 3 at home with Teton at 4 p.m.

LEWISVILLE — Tragedy struck on Sept. 13, when a pick-up truck driven by David Eason Thomas Roemer, 27, of Lewisville, collided with a school bus at the corner of St. Leon Road and Tower Road in Idaho Falls, and David was killed. David was a fairly recent resident of Lewisville, having bought…

GARFIELD — The Rigby 1st Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints young women are having a fall festival for the primary children. It will be held 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 26. There will be lots of fun games and activities. Costumes are highly encouraged and there will be a costume contest.

MUD LAKE — Mud Lake Museum and Historical Society will be selling Christmas wreaths to help fund their projects. You can purchase one from Trish Petersen, or any members of the board. You can choose from several sizes of round, a candy cane, a cross, or a door garland. They wreaths are made …

Stephanie Sargent is a counselor at Farnsworth Middle School for two years. She was previously a counselor at Rigby Middle School for five years. Sargent is a licensed clinical social worker, and works at Tueller Counseling in the evenings.

Danielle Bogard is a Resource Room teacher for kindergarten through fifth grade at Jefferson Elementary. Bogard has been teaching at Jefferson Elementary for two years, but has been teaching for fourteen.

GARFIELD — Parent Teacher Conferences are being held from 4 to 7 p.m. tonight and tomorrow night at the elementary, middle and high schools in the Jefferson School Dist. #251. There is also a one hour early release for students on these days.

MENAN — The Menan City Council Meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Menan City Building. Everyone’s invited to come and hear what’s going on in the City of Menan.

CLARK COUNTY — Leaves have been rapidly falling from trees. It is already the middle of October, so that means many livestock owners have been busy weaning cattle and sheep. Farmers are finishing harvest of their potatoes and other crops.

CLARK COUNTY — CORRECTION: Ivy Shifflett is a graduate of Clark County High School, not West Jefferson! She was on a Co-OP rodeo team during her junior/senior high school years with West Jefferson. Yet, she attended Clark County Schools grades k – 12.

GARFIELD — The Rigby South Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints had a youth activity on Sept. 25 at the Garfield Church. They played volleyball, spike ball, kickball and more. Treats were also provided.

The Jefferson Star is going back in time to explore past pages of The Rigby Star. Every month, there will be a few highlights from the top stories in the 1900s. This project will appear in the last issue of every month.

MUD LAKE — Terreton PTO will have their 4th annual “Drive Through Dinner” on Oct. 12 from 5-7 p.m. at the ALC parking lot. You can drive through, order your meals, and the PTO volunteers will bring the food to you. The meals will include ham, potato, roll, salad, and a cookie. They will acce…

CLARK COUNTY — More clear, cool days came our way. It is certainly Fall now and there is beautiful evidence of that as trees are dropping their leaves. The first frost seems to have already come to some places in the county.

GARFIELD — The Garfield 1st Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is having a Chili Cook-Off at 6 p.m. on Sept. 30 outside of the Garfield Church. Everyone is invited, so bring your friends and neighbors. Rolls and drinks will be provided. Last names A — L bring a dessert i…

LEWISVILLE — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will hold its semi-annual General Conference this weekend, Oct. 2 and 3. This year, as in the past several conferences, it will be a global broadcast, originating from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Saturday ses…