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Carl J. "Buzz" Broadhead

June 3, 2011

A burial service will be held at Fielding Memorial cemetery on Friday, June 10, 2011, at noon for Carl J. "Buzz" Broadhead.
Carl was born in Payson, Utah, on Nov. 27, 1940, to Perris and LaVerne Beck Broadhead. He moved to Idaho in 1958 and lived in Rose.
In 1964, he took his family on a trip to California and loved it there so much that he found a job there and lived in California the rest of his life.
He ran a food business in San Bernardino at the National Orange Show Grounds for many years. He then retired in Apple Valley, Calif.

Ethel Roberts Hernandez, 89

June 3, 2011

POCATELLO — Ethel Roberts Hernandez, 89, a former longtime Fort Hall resident and wife of the late Manuel Hernandez, passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at the Gables Assisted Living in Pocatello of causes incident to age. 
Ethel was born Dec. 23, 1921, the daughter of Samuel Leo Roberts and Elva Fanny Call Roberts in Chesterfield. 
Ethel was raised on the family farm in Toponce where she spent many memorable days helping her mother with the household chores and her father in the fields tilling the soil with horsedrawn farming equipment.

Ping pong drop is Relay for Life fundraiser

June 3, 2011

BLACKFOOT — Thousands of ping pong balls will drop from an airplane Saturday—many marked for prizes—to raise money for Bingham County Relay for Life.
At 4:30 p.m. Saturday, 3,500 balls will drop from an airplane flying over the Blackfoot High School football field. Gates will open at 4 p.m. and admission is a minimum $2 donation per person. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life.
The event is organized by the Idaho Central Credit Union Relay for Life team.
"We were trying to come up with a unique fundraiser," Team Captain Jessie Hopkins said. "I thought it sounded really fun."

56 graduate from Aberdeen High

June 3, 2011

ABERDEEN — Fifty-six Aberdeen graduates are on their way as they celebrated their graduation from high school Thursday evening.
Valedictorian Taetem Simms asked her classmates, "What do you want to be?
"We are graduating from high school and have earned the right to follow our dreams," she said. "You must have the courage to follow your dream and work for it.
"Trust in your abilities, your friends, your family and trust in God," Simms said. "Be proud of your decisions and your accomplishments."

 

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