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May 9th, 2011

A Dunn Deal!

May 9, 2011

THOMAS — The search for a new varsity girls basketball coach has come to a conclusion as the Snake River High School announced the hiring of Rich Dunn to the position.
Dunn, who has been the junior varsity coach and assistant varsity coach for the past three seasons will take over the helm from Steven Morton who resigned last month.

Carol Ann Baird, 73

May 9, 2011

ARCO — Carol Ann Baird, 73, passed away peacefully at her home in Moore on May 6, 2011.
She was born Dec. 6, 1937, in Moore to Mark K. and Beulah Bever King. Carol Ann spent her childhood in Moore where she received her education, graduating from Butte High School in 1955. She married Arthur Nile Baird in September 1955. She lived variously on both coasts and most of the states in between.

Aaron Pubigee, 40

May 9, 2011

Aaron Pubigee, 40, of Fort Hall passed away Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Portneuf Valley Rehab and Extended Care in Pocatello with his family by his bedside.
Aaron was born June 11, 1970, in Pocatello to Verla Batt Pubigee Farmer of Ross Fork and the late David Leslie Pubigee of Arbon Valley. He was raised in Bannock Creek and Fort Hall in his younger days, and the remaining adult life in Ross Fork. He attended school at American Falls Elementary, in the Blackfoot School District and graduated from Sho-Ban Jr/Sr High School.

Garold Clark Bergesen

May 9, 2011

Blackfoot resident Garold Clark Bergesen died Sunday, May 08, 2011, at his home from apparent heart attack. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Hawker Funeral Home.

Wanda Francene Birch Taylor, 91

May 9, 2011

Wanda Francene Birch Taylor, 91, of St. Anthony died May 5, 2011, at the Homestead in Rexburg with all of her children at her side.
Funeral services will be held Monday, May 9, at the St. Anthony Stake Center, 247 East 4th North, with Bishop Del Ray Davenport officiating at 11 a.m. with a viewing one hour prior. Burial will be in the Wilford Cemetery. Services are under the direction of grandson Troy Dietrich with Hawker Funeral Home.

Irma Vivian Taylor, 84

May 9, 2011

Irma Vivian Taylor, 84, of Blackfoot, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2011, at the Good Samaritan in Boise.
Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of Hawker Funeral Home and will be announced.

Eva June Vogt Bell, 82

May 9, 2011

Eva June Vogt Bell, 82, of Las Vegas and formerly of Blackfoot, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of Hawker Funeral Home and will be announced.

Carol Ann King Baird, 73

May 9, 2011

Carol Ann King Baird, 73, passed away Friday, May 6, 2011, at her home in Moore. Funeral Services are pending at Anderson Family Funeral Home of Arco.

May 8th

Ex-Snake River coach inducted into wrestling hall of fame

May 8, 2011

MORELAND — In a career that includes induction into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, Idaho Chapter, last Saturday, Laron Hansen is most proud of the effect he has had upon others.
"I get more joy and satisfaction from my wrestlers living honorable lives," said Hansen as he sat in the living room of his farm home before attending that induction ceremony.
Hansen, a state champion at Teton High School and an All-American at BYU, coached teams from Preston and Snake River to team championships. Along the way he influenced the lives of hundreds of young men.

Several fundraisers for Relay for Life scheduled

May 8, 2011

BLACKFOOT — There are several new Relay for Life fundraisers for the month of May.
There will be a wine tasting Thursday at the Wine Garden from 7-9 p.m. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by calling First American Title at 785-5511.
The Laura VanOrden/Cindy Campbell Team will be selling roses for $5 for dancers at the Downtown Dance Studio performances at Blackfoot High School May 20 and 21 at 7 p.m.

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