Students fund raise to bring author to WMMS

Award winning author Terry Trueman Three years ago White Mountain Middle School’s English language coordinator, Andrea Dabbs visited a library in Kalamazoo, Michigan. That was where a librarian first showed her a copy of "Stuck in Neutral," highly recommending it for all middle-school students. Eventually, Dabbs discussed the book with faculty co-worker David Sours who…

Red Lunch Box Express now open in Eagle Point

   Owners and manager of the Red Lunch Box Express The latest addition to Eagle Point is the Red Lunch Box Express, located near the corner of Main and Royal.     It will offer something a bit different for the community. First, they will deliver lunch in a clever red lunch box (probably make a…

Plaque honoring Vietnam veterans dedicated in Eagle Point

    This little guys shirt says it all. His father recently returned from serving in Afghanistan and the Sinai Desert. Following the Veterans Day parade, the citizens of Eagle Point dedicated a plaque in honor of all Vietnam veterans. The plaque resides on the rocks near the covered bridge where several plaques can be found…

Pop Warner Pee Wee State Champs

After going undefeated for the regular season the Eagles finished it off by completing their perfect season with a State Championship title at Autzen stadium. With hard work and dedication these boys played hard, listened well, and showed what true teamwork can bring you.      After traveling to Reser Stadium on Nov. 4 and…

EPMS Panthers have perfect season

The 7th Grade Eagle Point Middle School Panthers finished the season 6 – 0.   Panthers Statistics for 2007 season:      24 offensive touchdowns, 3 defensive touchdowns and 2 touchdowns on special teams.      1500 yards on offense and a total 2046 all purpose yards.      converted 6 out of 10 extra…

Santa coming to visit White City, Dec. 8

White City children will be able to visit with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 8 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Burns Park, near the Cascade Swimming Pool, on Division Road.           There will be a gift for the first 200 age 11 and under. In addition, the Eagle Point High School cafeteria is…

Giving trees start Nov. 21

Giving Trees are expected to be in place starting Nov. 21 at locations in White City, Eagle Point and Shady Cove. Names and ages, perhaps with needs or wants, will be placed on the trees in hopes that Santa will fulfill their wishes. Just pick up a name, make your purchase or purchases and return…

Tree lighting and Santa visit in Eagle Point on Dec. 7

Eagle Point’s festivities will begin on Friday, Dec. 7 with a tree lighting ceremony at 7 p.m. at Bob Moore Park, on Main St. Members of Garey Walruff’s family will officially light the tree. Mr. Walruff was a big supporter of the Christmas program and of the Memory Light program. He died suddenly and most…

Library use oustanding despite short hours

Apologetic over a slight delay in starting, Kathy Davis picked up the gavel to convene the first meeting in Medford’s central branch since its reopening. She’d been checking out a book; got caught up in the surroundings, and lost track of time. The group understood, and agreed they loved being back in this building.  …

Fire District No. 3 places two on paid leave

"Jackson County Fire District No. 3 has placed two division  chiefs on administrative  leave and is starting an investigation into job related conduct," according to David Hard, who will become the full-time fire chief for the district on Nov. 30.  He said he estimated it could  take a couple of weeks to complete the investigation….