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Local FFA earn state degrees

On February 5th, Eagle Point FFA had eight State Degree Candidates complete their final step in applying. It is very exciting to report that all eight were approved! I’d like to congratulate Maddie Cox, Hunter Foulon, Kaity Kelsey, Ashley Myers, Brianna Millard, Rachel Newton, Ashley Schauffler, and Alyson Scheffler! All eight of our candidates will…

Red Cross to move

The Southwest Oregon Chapter of the American Red Cross is relocating its administrative offices from its current Medford facility, at 60 Hawthorne Street, to a new facility in Medford. Red Cross classes, including CPR and First Aid, will remain at the Hawthorne facility. The Red Cross Blood Donor Center will stay at its current location,…

EP Senior of the month

The Senior of the month for February, 2018, is Jeanine Sterrett.   Jeanine is 62 years old and we enjoy her company at the Eagle Point Senior Center on a regular basis. Jeanine has overcome many obstacles and challenges during her life.  She was placed into a foster home during her teenage years.  Very little…

Events

EVENTS 2-6-18   EAGLE POINT   Eagle Point Friends of the Library Present:  Nepal and the Himalayas February 8, 4 – 5:30 p.m. at the Eagle Point Library.  Eagle Point residents Paul and Barbara Young will discuss their recent  trip to Nepal and will provide information and photos on culture, dispel a few myths, and…

Obituaries

Harry Hanscom, a life-long Eagle Point resident and long-time businessman, passed away December 3, 2017, a few months short of his 93rd birthday.  He was born March 31, 1925, in the house he currently lived.  Harry’s high school sweetheart and wife, Wilma, passed away February 5, 1999, after 54 years together.  He is survived by…

Community Events

EVENTS 1-16-18   Free Reversing Diabetes Seminar Sundays, January 28 – February 18, 1 – 3 p.m. at the North Valley SDA Church, 101 Acorn St, Merlin, OR 97532.  For more information, call 541-471-0153.   EAGLE POINT   Veterans Benefits Concerning Aid & Attendance for Assisted Living First Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 4:30…

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Obituaries

obit for myra cam

Myra Elaine Cam Aug. 6, 1955 – Dec. 9, 2017   Myra Cam passed away on December 9, 2017 at Rogue Regional Hospital in Medford with her husband, family and friend at her side. She was born on Aug. 6, 1955 in Medford, Oregon to Harry and Margaret Dietrick. Her family settled in Eagle pint…

Watch those leaves

SALEM, Ore — After autumn’s end comes the problem of what to do with all those fallen leaves. Far too often, homeowners rake the leaves into big piles surrounding the trunks of their street and yard trees. Some of these piles resemble leaf volcanoes. Unfortunately for trees, those piles can be just as destructive as…