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Scout builds grave finder sign for Groveland Cemetery

March 21, 2014

Have you ever had difficulty finding grandpa's grave? Help is available at the Groveland Cemetery.
A grave finder sign has been erected at the cemetery. The sign was designed and built by Caleb Adams for his Eagle Scout project.
"At first, I thought of repairing the shed that is worn down," said Adams. "The sexton suggested a sign might be good.
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Former mayor quoted in new book

March 21, 2014

BLACKFOOT — Former Blackfoot Mayor Mike Virtue offers some insight on the economics of small towns in the new book: "The Economic Viability of Micropolitan America" by Gerald L. Gordon. Virtue, a two-term mayor, retired in January following the swearing-in of Blackfoot's new mayor Paul Loomis.
The book, published December 2013 by CRC Press, contains nearly 100 case studies of small towns, their history, successes and failures, and the economic challenges that small towns face today. The book features a profile of Blackfoot and an interview with Virtue, who was serving as mayor at the time.

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