Category: Power County Press

Veterans day pictures

Decorated Iraqi War veteran William Carter talks to the Power County Senior Center on Monday, Nov. 12, about how he came to be awarded the Silver Star during the invasion of Iraq in 2001. Veterans were honored in a variety of ways and places around American Falls that day.

The Aberdeen American Legion Hall has a new flag, that is old, flying in their main room. This is a 48 Star Flag. These flags were flown from July 4, 1912 to July 3, 1959, when additional states were added to the United States. The flag was found stored in the Aberdeen American Legion Hall and is now framed and will fly in the room permanently.

AFHS girls’ basketball falls to West Side

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls girls’ basketball team played its first game of the season against West Side, at West Side on Friday, Nov. 9. American Falls took the loss, 60 to 53. The Lady Beavers…

Estep named deputy commissioner

New position helps while two commissioners battle health issues by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Power County Commission appointed former commissioner Ken Estep as a deputy commissioner on Monday, Oct. 29. Having a deputy commissioner is unusual for the…

Is this the party to whom I am speaking

Like many people our age, my wife and I pepper our speech with rapid-fire cultural references. We’ve just seen so many of the same movies that we just quote them constantly. This must provide some confusion for our children, who…

General election is Nov. 6

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The 2018 general election will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at county polling places. Early voting will last until Friday, Nov. 2, at the Power County Courthouse. Voters may register at the polls.…