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A.F. bodybuilder places in two competitions

American Falls High School alumni and season city employee Travis Williams has had a good month with respect to another interest he pursues. Williams has placed in two body building competitions this month. Most recently Williams placed first in his…

Sometimes its easier to fix stupid

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia The original congratulatory email arrived on my city computer at 4:58 p.m. on Feb. 24 of this year. I received the follow up last night. I have made several ‘phone calls in between…

Bobby Rex Russell

Bobby Rex Russell, 44, passed away peacefully on Nov. 10, 2014 in Portland, Oregon, after residing in Astoria, Oregon for several years. Bobby was born in Rupert, Idaho on August 20, 1970 to Pat Holt and Jerry Russell. He was…

Glade H. Hartley

Glade H. Hartley, 53, died on Nov. 14, 2014. He was born March 18, 1961 in Pocatello to Harold and Nora Dell (Cox) Hartley. Glade grew up in Rockland participating in many adventures there and attended school there until he…

Earl H. Nichols

Earl H. Nichols passed away on Nov. 12, 2014. He was born on June 16, 1938 in American Falls, Idaho to Rex and Helen Nichols. He was the youngest of five children. He lived and attended school in Aberdeen, Idaho…

Gary Moldenhauer

Gary Moldenhauer, 68, of American Falls passed away November 14, 2014 at HARMS Memorial Hospital due to complications of surgery. Gary was born August 12, 1946 in Pocatello, Idaho to Lloyd Moldenhauer and Betty Baxter Moldenhauer. Gary attended Pocatello schools…

Embrace Taupe Thursday

It was two years ago when I first mentioned the ever-expanding phenomenon of retail gluttony in this column. That was the first year news agencies around the country started making a big deal out of Black Friday expanding into the…

Halloween costumes, explained

We spent Halloween a few weeks ago as most families do, trying to get candy from strangers. Talk about sending our children mixed messages. However, it was a very pleasant, non-scary Halloween. It was much less scary then, say, cleaning…

Aberdeen school emergency closure information

The Tiger Pause by Superintendent Jane Ward Aberdeen School District would like to remind parents and students of the procedures followed regarding emergency closures of the schools. The Aberdeen School District will remain open, if at all possible, on all…