Picture of the week: Playing some bingo

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Two girls fill out their bingo cards at the Hillcrest Parent/Teacher Organization bingo night on Thursday, Jan. 30. Nearly 250 people attended, and the PTO raised $200. The event was not to raise money though, PTO President Shannon Ethington said, but was to provide a fun activity for families.

City hosting community review

Visiting group will study town, then make “focus area” recommendations At the invitation of the city, Aberdeen will be benefiting from a community review from March 4 to 6. Community reviews have energized community and economic development efforts in 30…

Picture of the week: Threw a shoe

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Dust billows across Fort Hall Avenue (above) while crews from RSCI knock down the aging structure that once housed the Silver Horseshoe Bar. The building was demolished on Monday, Jan. 20, to make way for a downtown parking lot. After the dust settles a member of the RSCI crew used a large track hoe to move and crush the remnants of the bar. RSCI donated demolition services to the city. Crews took just under 90 minutes to topple the decaying structure.