Rogue Valley Veterans Powwow

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By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent The 20th annual Rogue Valley Veterans Powwow is scheduled for June 3 and June 4 on the athletic field at the White City SORCC.  According to organizers, this is going to be a major event and will draw guests from around southern Oregon.  

Summer Reading program

Join the Summer Reading 2017 program and discover great books, win cool prizes and attend exciting events.  This year everyone is invited to “Build a Better World!” by joining the summer program at any Jackson County Library branch.  The program includes special incentives, activities and fun for children, teens and adults.  Make reading a family…

Events

EVENTS 5-23-17     EAGLE POINT   Library Toddlerobics and Babies & Wobblers Storytimes on Break May 29 – June 9, these programs will be taking a short break and resuming on Monday, June 12 at all Jackson County Libraries.  The Pre-Kindergarten Storytimes will not take a break and will continue without interruption.   Smokey…

EVENTS 5-16-17

EVENTS 5-16-17     EAGLE POINT   Spring Tea May 20, 1 p.m. at Trail Christian Fellowship, 18881 Hwy 62, Eagle Point.  This tea benefits Christian Youth in Action 2017 Summer Team with your $25 donation (cash or check only).  For tickets or how you can be involved, text or call 541-727-2587 or email minclasen@hotmail.com…

Butte Falls Charter School to Hold Open Houses

Butte Falls Charter School to Hold Open Houses   Butte Falls Charter School (BFCS) is holding a couple of Open Houses this month, and you’re invited. If you’re the parent of a K-12 student looking for a good learning environment for your child, come up to Butte Falls, Thursday, May 18th. We’ll be there from…

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CLASSIFIEDS   Really Big Yard/Garage Sale Friday – Saturday, May 19-20, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. 865 Reese Creek Road, Eagle Point.  Rain or shine.   For Rent:  15 acres to grower.  For more information, call 541-821-6644.  

Millard art work for auction

“Wayne Millard, a renowned artist of Eagle Point, OR, painted this lovely picture of the Butte Creek Mill.  It was done from a picture of the Mill when it was built in 1872 and the platform for this painting is a charred piece of wood from the Mill after it burned on Christmas day in…

Sheriff report

SHERIFF 4/27 Sarah Marie King, 28, Falcon St, WC.  Menacing and endangerment.  Released on own recognizance. Crissie Lynnette Jarrard, 43, Jessica Ct, EP.  Parole violation for possession of a controlled substance/meth. Morgan Dean Angelucci, 50, Hwy 62, SC.  DUII/alcohol.  Released on own recognizance. Jesse Lee Jeska, 36, Hudspeth Ln, SC.  Custody violation for felony possession…

Events

EVENTS 5-09-17     EAGLE POINT   Stories of Southern Oregon May 11, Eagle Point Library 12 noon. May 13, Eagle Point Museum 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. during the Vintage Fair. Scan your family photos, tell a short family story, preserve your family history, share your proud heritage with the world.  SOU archivists will…

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CLASSIFIED   For Rent:  15 acres to grower.  For more information, call 541-821-6644.

EPHS FFA horticulture team wins state championship

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  On Saturday, April 22, nine Eagle Point FFA members headed to Crater High School to compete at the state level for the Floriculture Career Development Event. All day long, the members took on different challenges to get both their individual and team scores. Finally, in the end, the A team took first place and…