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AFHS considers move to Fourth District

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer The number of possibilities and what-if scenarios are numerous and somewhat overwhelming for those tasked with managing high school activities in a regular year. Throw in a complication, like a school leaving their current…

Federal frustration

I sit here waiting for my first cup of coffee. Waiting and wondering about a couple of things actually; namely the federal government and water tests. “For the love of God” or “for Hell sakes” I wonder which exclamation best…

Outsource it all to India

I often questioned why my grades weren’t as high as I thought they should be in my school days many decades ago, but now I wonder no longer. It couldn’t have been the quality, quantity or accuracy of my work.…

Pain is not so bad, is it?

A week and a half ago, I was at the cross country meet at Indian Springs. I was there when the girls’ winner crossed the finish line, nearly a minute faster than everyone else. And she crossed it smiling. Everyone…

Daxton Hank Fitch

Daxton Hank Fitch passed away Oct. 15, 2013. He was born Sept. 4, 2013 the son of Ashlee & Hank Fitch. The funeral service will be 3:00 p.m. Sat. Oct. 19 at the LDS 1st Ward,American Falls.

Erma Haskell Moss

Erma R. Haskell Moss passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at Power County Nursing Home. Almost 99 years earlier, she was born Nov. 8, 1914 in a small community of Sublett, in Cassia County, ID. Erma was the first…

Boyd T. Johns

Boyd T. Johns, age 78, passed away peacefully in Lynnwood, WA, on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. Boyd was born Jan. 30, 1935, in Blackfoot, ID. He lived in American Falls, ID, before retiring to Lynnwood, WA. He worked at Massey…

Michael Hovorka

Michael Roy Hovorka, age 69, passed away at his home in American Falls on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. Michael was born in Portland, OR, on Jan. 28, 1944 to Stanley and Lucille Hovorka. The family moved from Portland to Pocatello…