Archive - Dec 19, 2012
Woodrow W. Butler, 94, of Blackfoot passed away peacefully in his sleep, Dec. 16, 2012 at his home.
He was born Sept. 17, 1918 in Idaho Falls to Ralph Francis and Carrie Lenore Beckley Butler.Â He was the middle child of 15 children, 14 of whom lived to maturity.
He was raised on a homestead in the Bone-Willow Creek area ofÂ Bingham County.Â He attended school through the third grade in that area.Â After the school district closed there,Â the family moved to Idaho Falls for school in the fall and later bought a small place in Blackfoot where he attended school through tenth grade.
Â Daliah Karen Uribe Teton, 52 passed away Dec. 14th, 2012, Daliah was Born Sept. 22, 1960 to the Sam & Edith George Uribe in Blackfoot, Idaho. She Married Lloyd Preacher Sr. and they had 1 son, Lloyd Preacher JR. They were later divorced. She remarried Woodrow â€˜Woodyâ€™ Teton, they had two sons, Colton Reese Teton and Brisco Bailey Teton.
LaVerne Fallis Olson, 88, of Blackfoot returned to the loving arms of her Heavenly Father on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012.
LaVerne was born April 2, 1924, in Hatch, Garfield County, Utah, to Jacob Alonzo and Abigail Clove Fallis.Â She was the third daughter and the fourth child born to this union.Â Early in LaVerneâ€™s life it was apparent that physical health was a problem, which also affected her emotional health somewhat all of her life.Â The doctors diagnosed her condition as St. Vitus Dance.
Tuesday was delivery day at Snake River High School.
Eight families and 16 individuals in the Snake River School District received gifts, food and toiletries from money and food collected from students and faculty at SRHS.
Members of the student executive council and Jodi Togiai's leadership class headed up this annual Charity Week.
The families received ham, potatoes, canned goods, toiletry items and presents for the children.
"People are so grateful," said Togiai. "Families have told us they wouldn't have had Christmas without our help."
ABERDEEN â€” The Aberdeen Tigers hosted Snake River in another installment of the highway 39 rivalry on Tuesday evening and by evenings end, it was the visiting Panthers who prevailed with a 60-45 victory.
The Panthers got off to about as good a start as one could have wanted as they sprinted to an 11-3 lead midway through the first quarter. That lead grew to double digits late in the second quarter when Cole Rushton dialed long distance for a 29-19 lead with just over two minutes remaining in the first half.