Archive - Oct 17, 2012
IDAHO FALLS â€” The Blackfoot cross country squad took to the course at Freeman Park in Idaho Falls on Wednesday and at days end, Rachel Cannon became the first female district champion in recent memory while Paul Cannon and Kohl Bingham each punched a ticket to state in the boys race with fifth and seventh place finishes.
TERRETON â€” There was no wild celebration at the net and no student body rushing the court but despite the relatively low key celebration, the Firth Cougar volleyball squad were all smiles on Wednesday evening as they capped an undefeated conference season with a solid 3-1 victory over Ririe 25-15, 25-20, 18-25 and 25-18 to capture the 2A Nuclear Conference championship.
Neta Stoddard Nelson went home to be with her loved ones on October 9, 2012. She was born in Shelley on September 17, 1937 to Wilford and Ireta Stoddard. Neta loved to be with family and with coming from a family of 16 it was a good thing. She would regale all with the antics what they did as kids. She was the tenth child of the Stoddard Clan.
Norma Jean Aslett, 77, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2012. Her last earthly hours were spent with her family at her bedside. Norma celebrated the last several months at Silverado Senior Living, Aspen Park Dementia Care Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Norma Jean was born on July 26, 1935 to Arthur William Jones and Phronia Louise (Jones) Baux in Fort Hall, Idaho. Norma spent her early childhood in Fort Hall, Idaho. She also enjoyed spending time with numerous cousins, older brother William and younger sister Charlotte, often times, under the care of her loving Grandma Gay.
SHELLEY â€” The Shelley Russet volleyball squad entered Tuesday nights conference tournament needing nine wins for a district championship. At the end of a very loud, and very dominant evening, they got all nine of those wins in just ten of the possible fifteen games, as they downed Teton 3-0 and then Sugar-Salem 3-0 and 3-1 while punching their ticket to the state tournament with a 3A Mountain Rivers Conference Championship.