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Shamae Gneiting Lyon

Shamae Gneiting Lyon, 30, daughter of Kathy and Danny Gneiting and wife of Loren Lyon, passed away in her sleep early Sunday morning, Oct. 20, 2013. A viewing will be held Friday, Oct. 25, at the Wilks Funeral Home, 211…

Johnny Dell Nugent, 70

Johnny Dell Nugent, 70, of Sterling, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at his home in Sterling, ID. He was born Nov. 19, 1942 in Sterling, ID, to Arnold Napoleon and Della Phillips Nugent. Johnny was the 12th of 14…

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…

Picture of the week: Surveying silent auction

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A scarecrow stands guard at the silent auction during the Power County Hospital Foundation’s chili cookoff and scarecrow auction Thursday, Oct. 10, at William Thomas Middle School. Around 100 people attended the auction and enjoyed eight varieties of chili in the cookoff. The foundation raised about $4,800 during the event.

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.