EP Appoints Planning Commissioners

EP Appoints Planning Commissioners By Lynn Leissler For the Independent A short, uneventful city council meeting doesn’t mean things aren’t happening in Eagle Point. Such was the case on April 11. Councilors had yet to attend their designated meetings and everyday business hummed along smoothly for staff.

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Last week was the annual Proficiency Tour for the Eagle Point FFA chapter.  It is a distinct honor and privilege to serve on that committee, along with Linda Anderson, Marti Anderson, Gary Bedell, Ron Fumasi, Dr. John Edwards, Duane Haas and Kathy Wallace.  Those folks and FFA advisors, Tracey Hinkson and Curtis North spend a…

Eagles Hardball Drops Two at Marist

Eagles Hardball Drops Two at Marist By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   After scratching out two singles three days prior, the Spartans pounded out 16 hits on their home field in a doubleheader sweep of the Eagles, 7-6, and 10-6 on Saturday, April 8th.  

District 9 Spelling Contest

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District 9 Spelling Contest Last month District 9 Elementary, Middle and High School students competed in the District Spelling Contest. 2 Top spellers from each category will go on to the Regional Contest at Southern Oregon University at the end of this month.  

D9 Board meeting

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Several parents and others filled the District 9 Board room on April 12, and most had the same item on their agenda.  Since the District has issued IPads to all students within the District, folks have been disappointed that students are able to access many things that they should…

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Creepy Crawlies with Christy 041317 By Christy Pitto For The Independent   To bee or not to bee?

CLASSIFIED

CLASSIFIED   Eagle Point Mini Storage, 151 W. Linn Road, Eagle Point, is having a storage auction Sunday, April 23, 2017 starting at 10:00 a.m. Rain or shine, everything goes.   For questions, call 541-601-7200.

Churchill drops Eagles

By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Brock Townsend fired a complete game two-hitter in third ranked Churchill’s 3-1 win over the Eagles on Tuesday afternoon.    

Spring Children’s Clothing Exchange Supports Area Families

Spring Children’s Clothing Exchange Supports Area Families Rogue Valley families have an opportunity this Spring to trade children’s clothing that they have for what they may need, free of charge. Hosted by New Beginnings Church, the Community Clothing Exchange will be held at Eagle Rock Elementary School at 1280 Barton Road, in Eagle Point on…

Shopp Pitches, Hits Eagles Past Marist

Shopp Pitches, Hits Eagles Past Marist By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent Coldin Shopp fired six shutout innings and laced a pair of RBI singles in the Eagles 4-0 Midwestern League win over Marist Tuesday at The Yard.