Archive - Mar 28, 2012
Thomas "Tom" Lee Moss, 67, of Ronan, Mont., passed away peacefully March 25, 2012 at Kalispel Regional Medical Center. He is survived by his loving wife, Connie B. Moss, step-daughter Jennifer Gardner, Â three daughters from his previous marriage to Julie A. (Hernandez) Moss: Susie Lee Moss of Gibson, Stephanie Ann Moss of Gibson and Debbie Renee Langston (Dave) of Pocatello and step-son Larry Wadsworth (Sonya) of Fort Hall; two sisters, Gloria Whitworth of Polson, Mont. and Marilyn Woods (John) of Blackfoot; 9 grandchildren; andÂ 5 great-grandchildren.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) â€” A last-ditch attempt Tuesday by Democrats to revive a bill that would require teachers and administrators to identify and crack down on students who harass and threaten their classmates was beaten back in the House, a move that likely ends any chance of bolstering anti-bullying policies in public schools this year.
The legislation, which was amended extensively before clearing the Senate earlier this month, has been held up ever since in the House by Rep. Bob Nonini, R-Coeur d'Alene, chairman of the House Education Committee.
BLACKFOOT â€” Grant Thorson of Woodville is running to replace Cleone Jolley as Bingham County commissioner in District One.
Community Dinner Table serves up it's 25,000 plate-
When the Community Dinner Table opened it's doors for free meals to the needy through the winter season 4 years ago, it did not anticipate the kind of growth that would occur each passing year. The Dinner Table awarded young Michael Sullenger in being it's 25,000 plate served.
RIVERSIDE â€” Once again the Snake River Panthers and the Blackfoot Broncos collided on the softball diamond as the Panthers took to their home field looking for a season sweep over the Broncos.
Blackfoot was having none of that on Tuesday evening as they turned the tables on their earlier season loss to the Panthers as they pounded out 13 hits in an 8-5 road victory.
"This was big for us," Blackfoot head coach Matt Chavez said. "All week long we have come out and practiced with a ton of confidence and today they brought that confidence to the field. Our seniors came out strong and ready to play."