Braxton Balmforth, son of Micheal and Stephanie Balmforth and Avery Downs, daughter of Grayson and Kristen Downs all of Shelley Idaho , are excited to announce their marriage on Friday April 30, 2021 in the Idaho Falls Temple. Braxton is a 2018 graduate and Avery a 2019 graduate of Shelley High School. Braxton served a 2 year LDS mission in Bogota Colombia. Braxton is currently employed with Mathews Plumbing in Shelley Idaho he will continue his education through BYU-IDAHO and College of Western Idaho where he will pursue a Business Management Degree and complete his 4 year Plumbing apprenticeship. Avery is currently employed at Channing Physical Therapy in Idaho Falls and will continue her education at BYU-Idaho pursuing a career in Recreation management. Following their marriage the couple will reside in Shelley Idaho. A reception will be held in their honor the evening of April 30th at the Downtown Event Center in Idaho Falls Idaho.
Harrison Kelley will be returning home on January 13th from the Arkansas Little Rock Mission after serving two years. He initially was called to the Birmingham, Alabama Mission but was moved when the mission boundaries were changed. He will be speaking on January 24th at the Shelley 7th Ward, located at 675 South Milton in Shelley.
On December 9, 2020, Janie Gold, daughter of Russ and Camille Gold, left the 70 degree sunshine of the Nevada Las Vegas Mission to fly home to Idaho Falls, and its chilly 27 degrees, after 18 months of service for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- Day Saints. She will share her experiences virtually on December 27th at 10:30am on the Eagle Rock Stake – Osgood Building YouTube channel. In January she will attend classes online from Utah State to further her studies in psychology.