Category: Power County Press

Museum stays put, after talk of moving

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The age of the members of the Power County Historical Society and a lack of open spaces means the Power County Museum is remaining where it is. The Power County commissioners had an idea to…

AF Education Foundation schedules golf tournament

The American Falls Education Foundation is hosting its 20th annual golf tournament at the American Falls Golf Course on Saturday, June 16, beginning at 9 a.m. The tournament, sponsored each year by the foundation, benefits education… Read the full story…

Dreaded road construction

Our City Written this week by Councilman Dan Hammond Spring in Idaho brings dreaded road construction! Several places in Southeast Idaho have construction projects, between Burley and Jerome and North of Fort Hall to Idaho Falls, to name a couple…

Too smart for a smart phone

When I was a mass communication major, we talked about marketing once in a while, and we learned the term “laggard,” which is marketing speak for a doofus who does not buy anything, ever. No matter how innovative the product,…

Dianna (Campbell) Marvin

Dianna Lucille (Campbell) Marvin, 72, of American Falls, entered Heaven’s gates on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. She was born to Raymond and Arta (Wheeler) Campbell on Oct. 2, 1945. She was the fifth child of nine children to join the…

Deputies association plans golf tournament

The Power County Sheriff’s Deputies Association is having a golf tournament at the American Falls Golf Course on Saturday, June 23. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and the tournament will begin at… Read the full story and more in…

Sometimes science can be so confusing

Legislative Update by State Representative Randy Armstrong Sometimes science can be confusing. And I’m a college graduate. But since my degree is in business, I can easily be baffled by biology. There are two scientific subjects that appear regularly in…

I’m a Robinson, too

One of the great things about living in American Falls is figuring out how everyone is related. I was raised in Ogden, UT, where there were enough people that if someone we knew happened to choose the same store as…

Jeanne and Russ Orders

A memorial service for Jeanne Orders, who passed away Dec. 23, 2012, and John “Russ” Orders, who passed away on Jan. 25, 2018, will be held on Saturday, June 16, 2018. The combined memorial service will begin with a visitation…