EVENTS 5/26/15

EVENTS 5/26/15 Eagle Point The Eagle Point Saturday Market is located next to the Antique Store on Royal Avenue. Hours are 8:30 am to 1:30 pm every Saturday. Craft items of many types are available. Vendors interested in joining can contact Suzi Collins @ 541-324-0099   FUNDRAISER FOR SARAH WOOD Eagle Point Plaza is celebrating…

Rally Against Liquefied Natural Gas

Coalition of Groups from Across Oregon to Rally Against Liquefied Natural Gas at the Capitol in Salem on May 26 with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Hundreds of Oregonians including farmers, ranchers, business owners, and conservationists will gather on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at 12:00 pm at the Capitol steps in Salem, Oregon, for a rally…

CLASSIFIED 5-26-15

        FOR SALE Exercise Equipment – Weslo-Pursuit 360R Stationary Bike: $150.00 Nordic Track-Treadmill, Model C2050: $250.00 Johnson 9 ½ HP, Short Shaft, Outboard Motor. Need Hose & Gas Tank: $100.00 Call – 541-510-5553   Help Wanted Ditch rider position available, delivering irrigation water during irrigation season and performing maintenance duties during the…

Friends of the Fair Foundation honor recipients

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By Ralph McKechnie Nearly 20 years ago, a group of individuals formed what has become one of the major supporters of the Jackson County Fair. The Friends of the Fair Foundation has, over those years, raised nearly $10 million for capital projects at the Jackson County Fairgrounds. Among those projects were the paving of roads,…

Hands on ag day at the Expo

hands on ag day

Hands on ag day at the Expo By Ralph McKechnie As many as 900 fourth graders from Medford, White City, Eagle Point and Central Point got just a glimpse of rural and farm life at the Expo on May 7. Several volunteers assisted Sharon Bateman in putting the entire event together, something that young people…

Queen and Princess Day at White City Library

Queen and Princess Day at White City Library By F. C. Blake For the Independent Despite competition from Vintage Faire, Art in Bloom, and last-minute Mothers’ Day shopping, White City Library’s May 9 event drew approximately two-dozen eager participants. The occasion, “Queen and Princess Day,” coincided appropriately with Mothers’ Day Eve, and newscasts heralding newborn…

Oregon BLM Plans Open Houses and Workshops

  Oregon BLM Plans Open Houses and Workshops Portland, Ore. – Six Bureau of Land Management (BLM) District offices will be offering opportunities for the public to learn about the Draft Resource Management Plan (RMP)/Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for western Oregon management plan revisions. There will be a media call at 2:30 p.m. PDT (5:30…

Friends of the Fair Foundation Banquet

Ralph McKechnie after receiving plaque

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent    

EVENTS 5/19/15

EVENTS 5/19/15 Eagle Point     The Eagle Point Saturday Market is located next to the Antique Store on Royal Avenue.Hours are 8:30 am to 1:30 pm every Saturday.Craft items of many types are available.Vendors interested in joining can contact Suzi Collins @ 541-324-0099 FUNDRAISER FOR SARAH WOOD Eagle Point Plaza is celebrating their Anniversary…

CLASSIFIED 5-19-15

CLASSIFIED 5-19-15   Position Opening The Butte Falls School District is currently seeking applicants for the position of Deputy Clerk/Business Manager. For more information please contact the district office. 541.865.3563 ext. 3   Help Wanted Ditch rider position available, delivering irrigation water during irrigation season and performing maintenance duties during the off season.  Requires walking…

All FREE SERVICE

  All FREE SERVICE       COMING May 20 at Faith Christian Center in Eagle Point!       5-6pm Food, Clothing, Access, LA CLINICA and Easter Seals 6-7pm. We will also be offering a Free Spaghetti Dinner 7-8pm Music and a Bonfire 7-8pm We are excited to announce we are teaming up with…