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The price of parenting

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel   The US government recently calculated the cost of raising a child from birth to the age of 18, is $160,140 for a middle class family. Anyone would be afraid! The…

Bobbie C Simms

February 9, 1920 – June 3, 2015 Bobbie Charles Simms passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the Power County Hospital District in American Falls. He was 95 years old. Bobbie was born in Roy, Idaho on February 9,…

Col. Edgar R. Grischkowsky

Col. Edgar R. “Gris” Grischkowsky, USAF, Ret., 81, of Austin, TX, passed away at St. David’s Hospital on May 29, 2015. Gris was born in American Falls, ID, on Sept. 16, 1933 to Paulina and David Grischkowsky. He graduated from…

Jamie G. Gallegos

Jamie G. Gallegos passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015. He was born on Feb. 14, 1986 in La Mirada, CA, to Jennie Fischer (Girard) and Ruben Gallegos. He is survived by his wife, Y. Jennifer Resendiz; and daughter, MaryJane…

AFHS athletics has new website

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls High School athletics department recently announced a new website just for athletics. It will be the one place where all the schedules and rosters are available and updated, which will make…

Using energy and creativity

The energy that makes a child “difficult to handle” according to their parents, is the energy that later is one that dominates and overcomes any difficulties in life. Teach your children to use their energy and creativity to turn mistakes…

One of life’s difficult moments

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia “I don’t believe we’ve been introduced,” I said as I extended my hand to shake his. He replied that we actually had 25 years ago when he was one of my students. But,…

The price of a puppy

Last week I mentioned being in a road rage incident. I didn’t think anything of it until I received a missed call from my mom. I was driving so Adriana called her back and I could hear my mom asking,…