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We love American Falls

To the editor, What a wonderful new tradition we witnessed Saturday, December 6th at the Community Christmas Celebration “Lighting the Spirit Within.” Thank you, thank you Tyler Moore and Kurtis Workman for having a vision and acting on it. Many…

Dionisio Soltero-Acosta

Dionisio Soltero-Acosta, 83, died Dec. 14, 2014. Service information is pending and under the direction of Davis-Rose Mortuary. More information can be found and condolences and memories can be shared at www.davisrosemortuary.com.

Judith Linnea Barrett

Judith Linnea Barrett passed away Dec. 12, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. She was born Jan. 12, 1944 to Hugh M. and Pauline Payne Fisher in Pocatello, Idaho. She grew up in Pocatello and graduated from Pocatello High…

Silvia Marie Brucker

Silvia Marie Brucker was born May 5, 1928 in American Falls, Idaho to John and Rosa Hornbacher. Her parents were immigrants of Russia and Germany. The youngest of 4, she had three older siblings, Ernest, Erwin and Gertrude. She attended…

Hallow Heroes

We live in a world of heroes. There are the first responders on 9-11. There are our soldiers, Marines, and sailors risking life and limb every day. Local volunteers offer to leave their jobs and families at a moment’s notice…

Don’t forget your angels

In the film “It’s a Wonderful Life,” George Bailey gets to see the world as if he never existed, with the help of the angel Clarence. He finds out that, without him, Uncle Billy never does find his hat. Just kidding!…

A year that has molded my future

Coming off a hiatus of who knows how long, I decided to write another column. I’m sorry, subscribers, I knew you thought I was done but I had some things on my mind. I was sitting at my desk… or…