One outstanding local shopping experience.

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One outstanding local shopping experience. By F. C. Blake For the Independent. Hey, fellow Seniors, who says we’re old? Recently, I called Wal-Mart to ask if they had a cat tree. I had tried seeking online, and at Costco, but found only huge, complicated “jungle-gyms.” Some stood a foot taller than the ceiling in my house,…

Shady Cove chamber meeting minutes

Shady Cove chamber meeting minutes The Chamber General Meeting this month was hosted by Matt Tartaglio, new owner of “In The Attic.” The meeting was held at 8:00 a.m. on a Wednesday rather than the normal second Tuesday due to Mr. Tartaglio’s unavailability on Tuesday the 12th. Mr. Tartaglio graciously offered hot drinks and pastries…

ON the Road to Emmaus

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Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament by Daniel Tomlinson, M.D. Dr. Dan has authored yet another book.  

D9 Assistant Principal Comes Home

D9 Assistant Principal Comes Home By Lynn Leissler For the Independent “It’s like coming home,” said Jodi Salinas,  

Community Health in Butte Falls receives grant

Community Health in Butte Falls receives grant   Butte Falls Community Health has received a grant of $7368 from the Oregon Office of Rural Health. Maria Eddings and Melissa Klegseth accepted the grant from Meredith Guardino, representing the Rural Health office in Portland. This grant, one of several awarded, is for raising public awareness of…

Visiting vacationers

Visiting vacationers By F. C. Blake For the Independent. For approximately the next few weeks, two annual traditions will continue. Many local residents will travel, hoping for fun. Some distant friends or relatives will visit this valley for similar reasons.  

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 080714

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 080714   By Christy Pitto For The Independent   Marijuana and alcohol; sensationalist story lead in?    

My Story

my story by johnny millard

My Story By Johnny Millard By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Johnny Millard is a very talented man that has come from a very talented family. While recuperating from heart surgery in the hospital, he wrote a book about his life called, “My Story.”

EP Street Projects Lined Up

EP Street Projects Lined Up By Lynn Leissler For the Independent Street maintenance comprised the main order of business at the Eagle Point City Council’s August 12 meeting.  

Shady Cove cancels planning meeting

Notice of Cancelled Planning Commission Meeting The August 14, 2014 City of Shady Cove Planning Commission Meeting is cancelled

Prospect charter school/board meeting

Prospect School Charter Board August 11, 2014 High School Library 6:00 PM     Opening Call to Order Introduction of Guests Add Additional Items to Agenda (by vote only)     Consent Motions Approve minutes of July 11, 2014 meeting     Reports Principal Input Teacher Input Community Input     Old Business Participation Minimums…