Author: Kirsten Spears

BYU-I strives to meet needs of disabled 0

BYU-I strives to meet needs of disabled

Being disabled may be a challenge, but  Brigham Young University–Idaho tries its best to meet the needs of those who are disabled. “Yes, you can get there from here,” is a quote found in...

Local venues become Karaoke clubs 0

Local venues become Karaoke clubs

The name Kobe is generally associated with basketball, but it is also famous in the realm of karaoke. Kobe is the sixth-largest city in Japan, and is recognized as the birthplace of amateur singers...

Reflecting on Jerry germs 0

Reflecting on Jerry germs

“Jerry germs, Jerry germs, you’ve got Jerry germs,” the gro of eight-year-old girls chanted. “No I don’t!” I said with my hands on my hips.  “Megan drank after him, and I swear I was...

Community bowl-a-thon to benefit autism 0

Community bowl-a-thon to benefit autism

Kristoffer Ricks communicates with a keyboard or by pointing at a board displaying the letters of the alphabet. Sandra Ricks, his mother, patiently waits with eagerness in her eyes as his fingers slowly touch...