Category: Power County Press

AFHS soccer players named All State

Several American Falls High School boys’ soccer players were named to the 3A All State team after being chosen by the Idaho High School Soccer Coaches Association. Named to the first team were … Read the full story in the…

A.F. early learning collaborative success

School District Report A.F. School District Superintendent Randy Jensen As the superintendent for the American Falls School District, I am charged with ensuring our schools provide a quality education for our children so they can lead happy, productive lives. One…

Vicky Morse

Vicky Morse passed away Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 in American Falls, ID. Public visitations will be held at American Falls High School Auditorium on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m., Dec. 3, and Friday, Dec. 4, from 9 to…

Kip Poulson

Kip Duane Poulson was born April 20, 1959 to Duane and Connie Poulson. Kip was the third of five children being the only son with two older sisters Kim and Janee and younger sisters Tana and Kori. Kip was a…

Rockland girls win first two games

The Rockland High School girls’ basketball team won its two first games of the season. The Lady Bulldogs beat Oakley by the narrowest of margins, 23-22, but overwhelmed conference rival North Gem 47-14. Both games were strong defensive games, said…

Christmas Festival becomes “reverse parade”

The Greater American Falls Area Chamber of Commerce was set to cancel its annual Christmas festival, which was slated for Saturday, Dec. 5. They had hoped to do a scaled down version of the big event. However, with the state…

Nedra Tanner Price

Our kind and loving mother Nedra Tanner Price, 67, of Idaho Falls, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, at her home in Idaho Falls after a year-long battle with cancer. She was under the care of One Source Hospice. Nedra…

Eugene Ruff

Eugene Ralph Ruff of American Falls, ID, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 at the age of 66. Eugene was born in Pocatello, ID, to Albert and Erna Ruff on July 8, 1954; he was the youngest of…

Buddy L. Phelps

Buddy L. Phelps was born April 16, 1947 in American Falls, ID, and passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020 in Reno, NV. Buddy was the second oldest child of Jesse and Wuanita Phelps. In 1951, Jesse moved the family to…