Category: Times Opinion

Please help the children

To the editor, This is not Hitler’s NAZI Germany! But YOU and I are custodians of the children held on our USA land, by OUR BORDER PATROL under DONALD TRUMP’S orders, without soap, shampoo, baths, showers, beds or cots, more…

What condition is your patriotism in?

Concepts by VaLonna Wardell Our nation has recently commemorated Memorial Day to remember and honor our military personnel who died while fighting to protect our country while serving in the U. S. Armed Forces. Coming up on June 14 is…

Triathlon help

To the editor, Aberdeen Middle School thanks the many volunteers that helped with our annual Triathlon and Field Day events that were held Thursday, May 23. These are big events that we couldn’t pull off without the support of our…

What in the world has happened to our society?

Concepts by VaLonna Wardell Confusion ensues the daily news. Murder, chaos, turmoil–ugly stuff. What used to be right is now wrong, what used to be wrong is now right. Where there was no middle ground is now askew. What we…

Thanks to all who helped make the gala a success

To the editor, On May 9, Bingham County had its fifth annual Mayoral Scholarship with the City of Aberdeen as the host city. This scholarship program is largely funded via generous private and business contributions, along with Idaho State University…

FFA thanks donors, volunteers for support

To the editor, The American Falls FFA thanks the community for their amazing support of our 2019 FFA Donkey Basketball Event. With the collective efforts of our generous community and over 50 volunteers, we were able to raise over $19,000…

Shooting machines are well used

To the Aberdeen Tiger Booster Club donors and the Aberdeen community in general, I just wanted to take a moment to express my gratitude to all those good, generous individuals and businesses who contribute to the Aberdeen Tiger Booster Club…

Perilous business transfers

Legal Column by Curry Andrews Recently, I met with a man who was having some trouble with a business transfer. He’d sold his business to a trusted friend who wasn’t making payments anymore. I asked him for his sale documents,…

Estate planning after divorce

Legal column by Curry Andrews So, the divorce or property settlement is final. Now what do you need to do for estate planning? After all, most of us wouldn’t want to retain our “ex” as our primary heir, attorney-in-fact or…