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    Worthington BLOG:  Back to School

    Worthington BLOG: Back to School

    It’s time to send the kids back to school this week. While my younger children seem to be pretty excited about going back to school, my teens are not happy. I’m guessing it’s because the days of sleeping in until 11:30am on a Tuesday and playing 12 straight hours of Fortnight are pretty much over.…

    Idaho traveling memories

    Idaho traveling memories

    My family moved to Idaho when I was just a kid. My father could not take all of the humidity back in Illinois. I can remember by first trip into Stanley Basin. I had never seen such beautiful mountains and clear streams where you could actually see under the water. The highest point in Illinois…

    Worthington BLOG: Closing in on Football season 2018

    Worthington BLOG: Closing in on Football season 2018

    Closing in on Football season 2018 Amazing returning players. Terrific facilities. Epic recruiting. Put all those things together and you get HIGH EXPECTATIONS! That is exactly what Boise State will be shouldered with as they move into the Pre-season phase of this season, which kicked off today (7/24/18) at the 2018 Mountain West Football Preseason…

    Worthington BLOG:  Why are we fighting again?

    Worthington BLOG: Why are we fighting again?

    Worthington BLOG: Why are we fighting again? By Rick Worthington   My social media feeds are full of angry people. I have not seen people this angry since the election. I’ve had enough. Why are you fighting exactly? Who are you mad at? Democrats say: Kids should not be taken away from their parents. Republicans…