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By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Several figures have been ascribed to the actual size of Butte Falls in terms of acreage, and none seem to agree, but one thing is certain: The heart of the city is much larger than the fence surrounding the town. And never has it been more evident than on…

Eagles Football Season Review

    By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   On the surface, the Eagles 2016 football season was a resounding success. After all, their 7-3 record was the best in a dozen seasons, capped by a perfect 4-0 home record after not winning at Eagle Stadium in nearly three years.      

Butte Falls volleyball

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent The Mountain Valley league playoffs for volleyball were held at the Butte Falls gym on October 22, but the outcome was certainly not what the home team wanted or anticipated.  Coming into the tournament, the Loggers stood in second place and were hoping to make it to the state…

Jones Powers Eagles Over Churchill

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Jackson Jones paced the rushing attack to the tune of 148 yards on a whopping 39 carries as the Eagles scored big early and hung on for a 42-37 win on the road Friday at Churchill. Jones had to earn his yards against the Lancers averaging just a…

Eagles Run Game Thumps North Eugene   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   The Eagles have a new secret weapon. Anthony Gray, a senior transfer from Georgia, who only recently was ruled eligible by the OSAA, took advantage of the opportunity to showcase his speed. Gray was asked after the game if he thought…

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Eagles Beat Ashland in OT Thriller

Eagles Beat Ashland in OT Thriller By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Noah Page’s interception in the end zone during the first overtime sealed a thrilling 50-42 overtime victory against Ashland on Friday night at Eagle Stadium.    

Racing season ends

Hudson Ends Season With First Sprint Car Victory At Southern Oregon Speedway White City, Oregon…Fifteen year old Jeffrey Hudson  

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Don Martin II Southern Oregon Speedway publicity@southernoregonspeedway.com Publicity Director/Sales (925)-458-3446 (message) Welshonse Wraps Up Rookie Season With IMCA Modified Win At Southern Oregon Speedway White City, Oregon…Gaining the lead after Scott Lenz and Mark Wauge got together on lap 21, Rookie James Welshonse won his first career 25 lap IMCA Modified Main Event Saturday night…

Fishing Hall inductee lives in EP

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent “Somebody has to do it.” So says Bill Rice about his career of fishing all over the United States, Mexico and South America.   Bill Rice, resident of Eagle Point for the past several years spent his entire working life fishing and then writing of his adventures in several…

Southern Oregon Sepeedway racing

    Bailey Hibbard Wins First Sprint Car Feature, Cox Wins Series At Southern Oregon Speedway White City Oregon…September 10…Bailey Hibbard won his first career 25 lap Extreme Sprint Car Main Event with a lap 20 pass on second place finisher Raquel Ivie at Southern Oregon Speedway Saturday night.  With his fourth place finish, Kinzer…

Eagles Rout Springfield at Homecoming

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Eagles Rout Springfield at Homecoming By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Midway through the second quarter, a bright yellow harvest moon peeked out from behind Mt. McLoughlin in full view of all in the main grandstand. That moon was a bad one rising for Springfield, as they were summarily trounced by the Eagles 52-0…