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Evelyn Leisy

ABERDEEN – Evelyn Norma (Delzer) Leisy, 88, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, March 7, 2013. Evelyn was born May 24, 1924, to Christian and Emma (Shultz) Delzer in Sacramento, CA. When Evelyn…

Picture of the Week

  As part of a literacy program funded by the GEAR UP grant, students and staff at Hillcrest Elementary School celebrated the work of Dr. Seuss. Students in some classes were allowed to wear their pajamas to class, and staff…

Why are pterodactyls not dinosaurs?

My kids have a favorite show on TV. It’s a highly educational show called “Dinosaur Train,” where a family of dinosaurs, one of whom appears adopted or accidental, rides around on a train visiting a wide variety of other dinosaurs.…

Grateful for the warm welcome

  Guest comment by Havilah Lyon American Falls Library District Director As many of you may know, Harriet Newlin (the much beloved and dedicated director of the American Falls District Library) has recently retired so she can enjoy her hard-won…

Evelyn Leisy

ABERDEEN – Evelyn Norma (Delzer) Leisy, 88, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, March 7, 2013. Evelyn was born May 24, 1924, to Christian and Emma (Shultz) Delzer in Sacramento, CA. When Evelyn…

Erna Dockter Burgemeister

Our mother, Erna, joined our father, Louie, in heaven on Friday, March 8, 2013. She passed away peacefully at age 91 at her home in American Falls surrounded by her loving family. Mom was born May 19, 1921, in a…

Bomb threat disrupts AFHS routine

By Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer Law enforcement and emergency services responded to a bomb threat at American Falls High School on Thursday, and Friday, March 7 and 8. Power County Sheriff Jim Jeffries issued a press release on Thursday,…