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A long-awaited reunion

Aberdeen resident Jennifer Phillips recently had an experience very few in the area have had the opportunity to have. After 42 years, she had an emotional reunion with her birth mother. Jennifer was adopted by former Aberdeen residents Brian and…

AHS Tigers win season opener

First year varsity football coach Braden Driscoll can breath a sigh of relief after taking the win in the season opener with long time rival American Falls. The Tigers came away with a 48-3 victory over the Beavers in the…

Chrome books provided to all Aberdeen students

Learning in schools has come a long way in recent years. It doesn’t necessarily come from a hard back textbook any longer. The Aberdeen schools have gone from having a computer lab in each building, to each student in school…

Trustees informed on STEM program

The Aberdeen School District Board of Trustees were presented with information on the STEM program by Erin Johnson, science teacher in the middle school, at the Wednesday, Aug. 17, meeting. Trustees Todd Lowder, Amy Burusco, Sherry Mauroner, Brian Rowlan and…

Bingham County helps Aberdeen on street project

Seven blocks of Aberdeen city streets, including W. Ada Street and part of N. Third West has been double chipped and sealed with the help of Bingham County and their equipment. The cost of this project was $17,073, according to…

Aberdeen SAT scores up from last year’s test

Aberdeen SAT scores up from last year’s test The percentage of Idaho students who met SAT benchmarks this spring held steady from last year’s scores in math and in writing, while the share of students who met both benchmarks dipped…

Aberdeen school district welcomes students back

The Aberdeen School District will hold a Welcome Back to School day Friday, Aug. 12, for Aberdeen Elementary School, Aberdeen Middle School and Aberdeen High School…. Read the full story and more in the paper edition of The Aberdeen Times!…

UI will release hard white spring wheat

The University of Idaho will soon release a new hard white spring wheat variety that should set the gold standard for its class. U of I wheat breeder Jianli Chen has named some of her most promising varieties after precious…