Category: Power County Press

ITD considers bypass, Pocatello Ave. changes

By Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Idaho Transportation Department is looking at changing the intersection of the Idaho Highway 39 bypass around American Falls and Pocatello Ave. ITD will hold a public meeting and open house to discuss several…

Rockland in fight for second place in district tourney

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Rockland High School volleyball team is in the middle of its district tournament this week. In the first day of the district tournament, Rockland had a long day, playing Leadore, Watersprings Christian, and…

Just like the snow, mayor will be back

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia I got a late start this morning; Saturday, Oct. 14. I wasn’t overly excited about the prospect of walking in the season’s first snow. Actually, we had a few flakes a week or so ago…

Sherry Beebe

Sherry Lynn Beebe, 66, of American Falls, ID, passed away Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. Services are pending. Visit www.davisrosemortuary.com for service information and to leave condolences.  

Timothy Edward Brown

Timothy Edward Brown, 92, of Aberdeen, ID, departed to be “with Christ”, Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, peacefully in his sleep surrounded by his family. Tim was born to Arthur and Alma Brown in Sierra Madre, CA, on April 8, 1925.…

Bosses Day

Happy Boss Day all you bosses! Check out the well-wishes in this week’s Press and Times. We have some good bosses around here.

Girls’ soccer advances in district tournament

The American Falls girls’ soccer team faced off against Snake River for their first district match on Saturday, Oct. 7. A.F. won 7-1. “The girls played well as a team,” said Coach Mario Torres. “It was a good start for…

Our flag, national anthem and their meaning

To the editor, In battles, many times our flag was the target of the enemy with the purpose of creating disunity among our troops; a tactic that was countered when a flag bearer had fallen, a comrade quickly rescued the…

One night at a time is enough

As we sit surrounded by national and international tragedies, one thought continues to enter my mind: Why doesn’t the world end already? Seriously, how much more can we take? People have predicted its end for thousands of years. But the…