Karlia Lopez

Karlia Lopez, second from left, with her children (from oldest to youngest) Alexia, Nico, Ian and Tommy. The Lopez family will help build their new home as part of Gateway Habitat for Humanity’s upcoming housing project.

POCATELLO — Karlia Lopez was in her living room when she first received the call and heard the news.

“I was honestly shocked, I don’t think I reacted much,” Lopez said. “My daughter was with me when they announced it and was excited, and when I woke the next morning it hit me. I thought, ‘Oh my gosh, this is great. This is going to give me so many opportunities’ and I was thinking everything that was going to mean for my family.”

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puppybuzz

So happy for you and your family

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