Archive - May 9, 2012
AMMON â€” "We're going to state!" That was the refrain following Blackfoots 7-5 victory over Bonneville on Wednesday afternoon as the Blackfoot Lady Broncos punched their ticket to the big dance after a one year absence.
"These girls are just pumped to go show off their skills at state," Blackfoot head coach Matt Chavez said. "We really want a chance to redeem ourselves if we get a chance to play Rigby again."
IDAHO FALLS â€” With the season in the balance the Blackfoot Broncos entered their loser out contest with Madison tied at 2-2 to begin the seventh inning. Colby Pearson was able to move himself into scoring position and senior Shawn Whitehead came through with an RBI single which allowed Pearson to run into home, putting the Broncos ahead.
With the Blackfootâ€™s strong defense working together, they were able to hold the Bobcats in the bottom of the seventh as they took the 3-2 win.
For the MORNING NEWS
The Bingham County Sheriffâ€™s Office-Blackfoot Police Department Joint Investigations Division want to make the public aware of a scam and suspicious activity that has been reported to law enforcement officials in Bingham County.
Stephan O'Shaughnessy, a teacher at Shelley High School (SHS), believes in participation in his classrooms.
O'Shaughnessy said, "We do lots of board work in my classroom.
His enthusiastic teaching style is emulated after his calculus teacher at BYU-Idaho.
"I teach like him," O'Shaughnessy said. "He would jump on desks or play music. The class was at 7 a.m. and he kept me awake."
The calculus teacher emphasized the learner is the teacher, he said. The teacher would have us explain a problem to each other.