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Aberdeen community musical concludes

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This scene from the Aberdeen musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” is during Joseph’s prison days and the prisoners are encouraging him not to give up. The final night of the performance was Monday, March 10 to a sell out crowd.

Addie’s story and thanks

To the editor, Well a new year is here and 2014 looks like it’s going to be a busy year for the American Legion Auxiliary. We are still working on raising money for the city for the playground equipment at…

Alberta Jane Daniels

Alberta Jane Daniels, 91, passed away Saturday, March 8, 2014 at her home in Bancroft. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, March 13, at Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. 4th Ave., Pocatello. The family will receive friends…

JoAnn Broadhead Barrus

JoAnn Broadhead Barrus, 79, of Idaho Falls, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at her home. She was under the care of her loving family. JoAnn was born Jan. 8, 1935, in Brigham City, UT, to Grant Morris Broadhead and…

Students charged in stun-gun incident

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer   Two William Thomas Middle School students have been charged with one count of misdemeanor battery each for playing with a stun-gun. The two 14 year-old males charged in the case are accused of…

Grover takes state wrestling tournament

American Falls High School wrestler Tate Grover captured first place at the state championship tournament in the 182 lbs. weight category on Saturday, March 1. It’s the sophomore’s first state title. Grover won four straight matches to take the championship…

Linda Jones

Linda Thompson Jones passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, March 2, 2014. Linda was born on Feb. 5, 1941 to Lorias Elmo Thompson and Luell Ameda Crawfroth in Rupert, ID. At the age of four the family moved to…

Betty Jean Nelson

AMERICAN FALLS – Betty Jean Nelson, 85, passed away peacefully at home on the evening of Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born on Nov. 17, 1928 on the family farm in Weston, ID, to…

Hiding in plain sight

Shakespeare pondered through his character Juliet “What is in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” As with most things in this world the opposite is also true if you care…