POLICE 11-25-14

POLICE 11-25-14 11/10 Becki Vanmeter, 45, Rogue River. Cited/released theft I. Becki Vanmeter, 45, Rogue River. Cited/released theft III. 11/11 Brian Morris, 47, Jacksonville. Cited/released criminal trespass I. Robert Facey, 29, EP. Cited/released theft III. Robert Facey, 29, EP. Cited/released theft III. (Different citation #) 11/12 Christopher Short, Medford. Cited for speed violation, 68/45. Ryan…

Award-winning actor at E.P. Library

Award-winning actor at E.P. Library By F. C. Blake For the Independent On November 21, EPHS Teacher, Mr. Apgar, invited his A.P. English Lit. students to Eagle Point’s Library for an exceptional program. Storytelling World award winner, Christopher Leebrick brought a riveting enactment of outstanding stories.        

chocolate lovers dilemma

Here’s some really bad news–that is for chocolate lovers, anyway.

BF charter school speech coach honored

Butte Falls Charter School is pleased to announce that Jan Friedman-Pizzo has been awarded the National Speech and Debates Association’s Distinguished Service Key. She received 20 citations which reflects an outstanding commitment to the service of others and betterment of the community. Since 1925, only 349 coaches (out of tens of thousands) have earned this…

SHERIFF 11/18/14

SHERIFF 11/18/14 11/10 Rhianna Melissa Goodenow, 33, Antelope Rd, WC. Fail to appear-trespass 2 x 2. RISK-doesn’t meet the lodging criteria to stay. Joshua Thomas Anthous, 18, Antelope Rd, WC. DUII/alcohol, reckless driving. ROR-released own recognizance. 11/11 Cody Bernard Markell, 23, Hwy 62, SC. Parole violation-robbery 3, possession controlled substance/ heroin Richard James Boyko, 25,…

POLICE 11/18/14

POLICE 11/18/14 11/4 Jordan Allen Stewart, 23, transient. Arrested for disorderly conduct II. Lodged JCJ. Dillan Fuerstenberg, 21, EP. Cited/released for disorderly conduct II. Kedrin McCree, CP. Cited for speed violation, 39/25. 11/6 Colleen Wible, Cave Junction. Cited for speed violation, 49/35. Amanda Jimenez, WC. Cited for speed violation 39/25. 11/7 Rebecca McMullin,EP. Cited for…

Pacific Power presentation on outages.

Pacific Power presentation on outages. By F. C. Blake For the Independent Monte Mendenhall, Regional Community Manager for several Southern Oregon counties, invited local Media and Government personnel to P.P. & L’s event at its Medford facility. Mendenhall cordially greeted approximately a dozen guests on November 12 at 10 a.m. Among the dignitaries in attendance,…

Hope at the VA Dom

Hope at the VA Dom By Lynn Leissler For the Independent As my eight-year old granddaughter and I drove through White City, she asked what Avenue H meant. I explained the alphabetical street naming concept, adding that I thought it unimaginative and boring. Why not a word that started with “H?” “Yeah,” she said. “Hope.”…

Santa Shop now collecting donations

Santa Shop now collecting donations The holidays are once again upon us. A time for being thankful for what we have and a time for giving! One way Eagle Point gives is through the Santa Shop. The Santa Shop is a place where struggling families can shop for loved ones. They pay only what they…

Election 2014

Jackson County voter turnout was about 67 percent, slightly less than predictions

A man familiar with interesting history

psul prinsen and tesla coil

A man familiar with interesting history By F. C. Blake For the Independent   Often seen in Eagle Point’s Library, Paul Prinsen