Category: Power County Press

Students plan city-wide cleanup on May 23

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Student leaders at American Falls High School want to resurrect “Community Pride Day,” a day where students come to beautify downtown American Falls. American Falls Mayor Marc Beitia, also a teacher at the school,…

RHS baseball picks up win against Cardinals

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Rockland High School baseball team picked up the first win in the team’s history. The Bulldogs won against Soda Springs junior varsity team on Wednesday, April 19. They won 17-15 in the second…

Junior Miss offers her thanks

To the editor, I am so honored and so thankful to be this year’s Power County Junior Miss. I can’t wait for the journey ahead of me. My community has played such an amazing role in my journey through Junior…

Long list of tasks slated for completion

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia The city is no different than many businesses throughout the state in that vacated positions often go unfilled for months at a time. I have written often about the ag program’s and more…

Jerald Ross Thompson

I, Jerald Ross Thompson, departed this life on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, bound for “whatever-comes-next”. Some people say I died of end-stage renal disease, but the truth is I was just too darn old and tired to carry on anymore.…

Jackie Lance Morris, 83

Jackie Lance Morris, 83, was born March 19, 1935 in American Falls, ID, to Arch and Ilene Fackrell Morris. He went to school at the Fairview Country School, then on to American Falls Lincoln school after the country schools consolidated…

Zola Rae Williams Kress

Zola Rae Williams Kress, 72, formerly of American Falls, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018 after an extended illness. Zola was born Nov. 8, 1945, the second of five children, to Paul B. and Betty Lou Kidd Williams. She grew…