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We are proud of you

Letters to the editor To the editor, Anne and I usually go to West Yellowstone in the summer to take in a Playmill Theatre production. This year, accompanied by son Dan and granddaughter Sabina, we went up to see “Damn…

Harvey Winters

Harvey Winters, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, joined his wife in heaven on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. He was born April 22, 1932 in Chester, ID, and he spent his whole life in this state, the last 50 years in American…

Juanita Sjelin

Juanita Brubaker Sjelin, 89, passed away, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 while living in the Camelot Retirement Home in Hemet, CA. She was born Jan. 28, 1926 in the town of Mexico, IN. Her family of seven sisters and two brothers…

Picture of the week: winning float

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The Gerald Fehringer Youth Center won first place in the float contest in the American Falls Day Parade. See more parade pics in the print edition of The Power County Press.

Medal finally returned

by Preston Crompton Press Staff Writer The medal that was received by LeRoy Owen Phillips’ widowed wife at the time, Nellie Mae Burt after Phillips passed away on Dec. 20, 1944 was something she kept and cherished. As mentioned in…

AFHS football to hold mandatory camp

Boosters, team throw kick-off party Friday, Aug. 14 The AFHS mandatory football camp is Monday through Thursday, August 10-13, for all AFHS students participating in football. Cost is $30. It includes three meals a day, spirit pack, speakers and other…

A shining success

I was excited to see the large number of people who came to enjoy the festivities of American Falls Day. Each year our community celebrates with a parade, great food, and fun activities in the park. It is a day…