Category: Power County Press

Henesh signs to play football for Rocky Mountain

American Falls High School senior Cameron Henesh signed to play football at Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT. He signed to play tight end for the team. Henesh said going to Rocky Mountain College just felt like the right fit.…

Baby can be a big handful

  Our youngest, just under a year old, doesn’t just like to get into trouble. She is obsessed with it. I think we had to have all of our babies before her just so we would be prepared for this…

Reviewing, updating code is no easy task

“Our City” by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia I was in Boise Wednesday, Feb. 7, but not to speak with the legislature. I had been asked a month or so ago to put together a committee to write the new technical…

Rick Krumenacker

Rick Krumenacker of American Falls passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at the age of 64. Rick is survived by his wife, Shauna West Krumenacker. A viewing will be scheduled for 10 a.m., and funeral service at 11…

Symposium set to discuss increasing water capacity

Without water, there will be no economic development in Eastern Idaho, and business investment funds will be redirected to competing out-of-state communities. These are among the realities to be discussed Wednesday, Feb. 21, at a half-day water issues symposium. Water…

AFHS honors Giulio at last home meet

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer American Falls High School honored head wrestling Coach Jim Giulio at the last home meet of the season on Wednesday, Jan. 31, against Marsh Valley. It was the last regular meet for Giulio, who…

Training wasn’t what I thought it would be

“Our City” by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia In the January 10 edition of The Press I wrote about the wonderful men and women of the American Falls Rural Volunteer Fire Department and their dedication and service to our community. About…

John Russell “Russ” Orders

John Russell “Russ” Orders, 93, passed away at Lincoln Court Retirement Community in Idaho Falls, ID, on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. Russ was born on the Orders Homestead near American Falls, on April 22, 1924, to Reuben and Rachel Orders.…

Michelle Prud’homme Hardy

Michelle Prud’homme Hardy, 57, of American Falls, ID, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. Michelle, also known as “Shell” to her family and friends, was born Oct. 17, 1960 in Pocatello, ID. She was the third of four children born…