Haskell Lee Stewart

Haskell Lee Stewart, 72, of White City , died Dec. 2, 2007 at Rogue Valley Medical Center.     He was born Dec. 25, 1934 in Galena, Mo., to Ted and Rosa Stewart. He lived in Medford most of his life.     Mr. Stewart served as a paratrooper in the Army. After his military service, he…

Rexene Reneé Miller-Grieve

Rexene Reneé Miller -Grieve, formerly of Medford and Prospect, died Dec. 2, 2007 after an eight year battle with cancer.     She was born Feb. 27, 1960 in Bakersfield, Calif. to Rex Franklin and Mary Lee Miller. She attended school in Prospect.     Her interests involved butterflies, the ocean, antique memorabilia, yard sales and collecting…

Ruby Pearl Boyd

Ruby Pearl Boyd, 25, of White City, died Dec. 4, 2007 at Providence Medford Medical Center.     Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.  

Rick L. Baldridge

Rick L. Baldridge, 53, of White City died suddenly Dec. 4, 2007 at Providence Medford Medical Center. He was born in Bakersfield, Calif. to Richard and Donna Baldridge, who currently reside in Yuma, Ariz He enjoyed life to the fullest and by his own admission, was quite a handful as a youngster. His youthful attitude…

Lena Fern Harris

Lena Harris, 86, of Eagle Point, died Nov. 29, 2007 at her home.     The memorial service for Ms. Harris is Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. at Mountain Christian Fellowship, 1 E. Main, in Medford.     She was born Apr. 25, 1921 in Linby, Iowa, to Harry V. and Lula May Clingman. After the family…

Forest Service to auction off two homes in Butte Falls

The Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest is disposing of two residential properties located in Butte Falls through an auction to begin on Tuesday,Dec. 11. These properties are being sold "as is" through an on-line competitive bidding process.      An "Invitation for Bids" package is currently available to parties interested in purchasing the two homes on…

Eagle Point bank was one of only three banks not to close in the state in 1933

Editor’s note: It is with mixed emotions that we continue to offer articles by Anna Zander. We were deeply sadden by her death last week. She contributed a great deal to this newspaper in its formative years. She cared deeply about Eagle Point and as her daughter told us last week, she cared deeply about…

Covered bridge gets new roof

Despite rain, Hadley Roofing was on the job last week reshingling covered bridge.

FFA fundraiser to help adopt several needy D9 families

FFA sells hand made wreaths and poinsettias for $15 each. This holiday season Eagle Point FFA will adopt five District 9 families in need. In cooperation with the district liaison, Eagle Point FFA will provide a holiday meal and purchase gifts for family members. To further this effort, there will be a canned/dry food drive….

Watch out for ATM scam

The Medford Police Department has received information regarding an ATM scam currently taking place up and down the I-5 corridor.      An unknown group of individuals are placing skimming devices on ATM machines and covering the security cameras. When someone uses one of those ATM machines the skimmer captures the information on their card….