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Lunch with Kennedy

I was a little over two months away from turning eight years old when the Western Union telegram arrived for my dad. The telegram read: “It would be useful to me to have an exchange of views with you on…

Power County Commission minutes

Published in The Power County Press Nov. 20, 2013. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in special session on Monday, September 30th, 2013. Present were Commissioners Vicki Meadows, Chairman, Ron Funk and Delane Anderson. Also…

Driscoll fills vacant school trustee seat

Braden Driscoll was appointed to fill the vacant Zone 5 position and issued the oath of office at the regular Aberdeen School Board meeting held Wednesday, Nov. 13. Present at the meeting were trustees Herb Bohrer, Todd Lowder, Mike Shackelford…

Thanks for support of Harvest Festival

To the editor, To American Falls and area residents. We thank each and every one who supported the Harvest Festival fundraiser of Idaho-grown mashed potatoes, homemade sauerkraut, German sausage, green beans and spaetzel dinner on November 12. We thank Willow…

Art show, competition to be held

An art show and competition will be held at the American Falls Library on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 10:30 a.m. All entrants must be kindergarten through eighth grade. Entry forms may be picked up in the office of each school…

Picture of the week: honoring those that served

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American Falls American Legion Roland Evans Post #3 members march to retire the colors during an assembly at William Thomas Middle School commemorating Veteran’s Day Monday, Nov. 11. American Legion members include: (l to r) Commander Jeff Fuss, Adjutant Dave Waite and member Billy Palmer.

Parking ban creates spirited debate

The American Falls City Council held a public hearing of a proposed change to the city’s parking ordinance on Wednesday, Nov. 6. The proposed change would ban parking on sections of Harrison and Roosevelt Streets as well as a portion…

Dolls stay atop bowling league

The Dolls continue to hold the lead over the American Falls Ladies Bowling League at Pine Bowling Center in Pocatello. For the Week of Oct. 27 through Nov. 3, the Dolls held on at 29-7. Pine Bowling Center continued in…

Weeding the library

Library News by Havilah Lyon AF Library Director Twice a year, the Friends of the American Falls District Library holds a Used Book Sale, where they sell a variety of items and then use the proceeds to benefit the library.…

Donna Heneke-Huff

Funeral Notice Donna Marie (Conrad) Heneke-Huff, 58, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at her home in Kennewick, WA. She was born in Liberia, West Africa and lived in Kennewick for 23 years. She was a homemaker. A memorial service will…