Swimsuits’ lost, found, outgrown or donated

swimsuits

Swimsuits’ lost, found, outgrown or donated   By F. C. Blake For the Independent. One of the perks of having an indoor pool in White City is its year-round accessibility. People of all ages can and do take advantage of that availability. Thanks to the generosity of donors, third graders in all Eagle Point District…

Sheriff 9/2/14

Sheriff 9/2/14   8/27 Nelson, Crystal June, 28 yr old, N Heights Dr, EP. Probation Violation Forgery 1, Probation Violation Identity Theft. RISK-doesn’t meet the lodging criteria to stay. 8/27 Phillips, Treena Anne, 45 yr old, HWY 62, SC. DUII Drug/M. Released own recognizance. 8/27 McGillivary, Craig Colin, 53 yr old, N Shasta Av, EP….

School year resumes for 2014-2015

School year resumes for 2014-2015 By F. C. Blake For the Independent A phone call on August 25, to District 9 office confirmed that staff had anticipated and addressed   most frequently asked questions. “Letters have already gone out to families of registered students,” the staff member replied. “Extensive details are also available on the District’s…

Reap What You Sow

AROUND THE HOUSE Reap What You Sow By Lynn Leissler  For the Independent

Curt Chancler to run for commissioner

8-12-2014 Press Release for Curt Chancler’s Candidacy Business man and Journalist, Curt Chancler, is throwing his hat in the ring for Jackson County Commissioner, Position One. On 8-12-2014 Jackson County Clerk, Christine Walker, certified Mr. Chancler as a candidate on the ballot in the November 2014 General Election. Mr. Chancler is a long time conservative…

Police report

      POLICE 9/2/14   8/18 Angelica Henagin, EP. Cited for failure to obey a traffic control device. 8/19 Paige Villarreal, 25 yr old, Medford. Cited/released for Theft lll 8/19 Clint Skidmore, 31 yr old, Medford. Cited/released for Criminal Trespass ll. 8/20 Joshua Brewer, Gold Hill. Cited/released on attempt to elude police vehicle. 8/20…

Dubs collection to be sold

A major event is taking place on September 6 at the Jackson County Expo. Local sportsman Art Dubs, when he passed away in June of 2013, left his huge collection of hunting artifacts to a foundation bearing his name. Foundation directors have decided to auction many of his hunting memories to the public at the…

Letters

Thank you Fire Fighters We would like to thank both Jackson and Josephine Counties, Jackson County Fire District #4 Shady Cove, Jackson County Emergency Management, All the Fire Departments in Jackson and Josephine Counties, OSEM Red Incident Management Team and task force, helicopter and bomber pilots for the quick response to the fire on Rogue…

NOTICE OF OPENING ON EPID BOARD

  Legals for epid     NOTICE OF OPENING ON EPID BOARD In accordance with ORS statue 545.137(3), petitions for the election of one (1)Director for the Board of Directors of the Eagle Point Irrigation District are available at the District office (2429 Brophy Rd., Eagle Point). The election will be held on Tuesday, November…

The “Virginian” visits the Rogue Valley

me and james drury

By Ralph McKechnie of the Independent In 1962, a western television series began that would eventually run for 9 years. The Virginian was the third longest running Western, behind Gunsmoke and Bonanza. The star of the show was a man who never revealed his name, he was only referred to as the Virginian.

HUNTERS BEWARE OF FIRE DANGER

  HUNTERS BEWARE OF FIRE DANGER Fire danger is at critical levels across the state of Oregon. Earlier this month fire weather forecasters witnessed an anomaly that literally raised a red flag. Practically the entire state had been painted red on meteorological charts indicating a Red Flag Warning from Florence to Ontario, Astoria to Brookings…