DACA recipient hopes for the best

“Jorge,” a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipient, poses for a photo in Jefferson County, where he was raised. “I grew up in an agriculture town with maybe two more Hispanics in my grade; the rest were Caucasian. Which to me meant nothing really. I was in a safe neighborhood. I did what any American does in a small town,” he said. Taylor Carpenter / Post Register file

Editor’s note: Jorge is not the real name of the DACA recipient featured in this article. The Post Register has given the source anonymity.

Holy Rosary holds heroes lunch

Kindergartner Rafael Picorelly, 5, talks to Idaho Falls Police Department Capt. Royce Clements during Holy Rosary Catholic School’s sixth Annual Heroes’ Lunch. School officials hold the event each year to honor public safety personnel. Kevin Trevellyan / ktrevellyan@postregister.com

Local public safety personnel and veterans lined up Monday in Holy Rosary Catholic School’s cafeteria alongside students for trays of spaghetti and salad.

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