Joe and Janet Haselden

Joe and Janet Haseldeb Joe was born April 3, 1920, in Hemiway, South Carolina just west of Mytle Beach. He graduated from high school at the age of 16. He became an electrician and during World War II one of his first jobs was working for a defense contractor on Oahu where he met Janet…

Delbert G. Moore

Delbert G. Moore, 72, of Eagle Point, died May 17, 2008 at his residence. A memorial service was held May 23,at the Eagle Point Grange. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives. 

Glen DelLyle Armstrong

Glen DelLyle Armstrong, 97, of Eagle Point, died May 20, 2008. Arrangements by Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Gary Lee Billington

Garry Lee Billington, 60, of White City died May 15, 2008 at his home. Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home

Flora Halstead

Flora Halstead, 93, of Eagle Point, died May 17, 2008, at Providence Medford Medical Center. Arrangements by Abbey Funeral. 

EPHS students prepare ERE for outdoor camp

“U.S. Navey Seals” team paint flag with counselor Nick Sell. Six years ago Eagle Rock Elementary School launched its first outdoor education program. This year, on May 21, twenty members of the original group returned to volunteer as counselors. Now Eagle Point High School students, the returnees each led teams of approximately six fifth graders….

Eagle Point resident honored as CPR training saves man's life

L to r: EMT Lisa Mendenhall, daughter Brianna Millard, Lori Millard, Jack Spencer and Fire Captain Erin Elder. When Eagle Point resident Lori Millard took a CPR course at her workplace, she thought she would never use what she had learned. But those lessons paid off when her husband’s best friend collapsed in her driveway…

Cemetery is officially6 historic after being tagged "surplus" 60 years ago

Ron Greb and his sister, Gloria Hollaway cut ribbon at Antioch cemetery Former Sams Valley resident, Ron Greb thought it worth the twelve-hour (round trip) drive from Canyon City. State Government in Salem dispatched Kuri Gill of the Oregon Historic Cemeteries Commission to commemorate the moment. Descendents of our region’s pioneer families beamed with pride…

Harnish Wayside formally dedicted

This new plaque is now on display at Harnish Wayside. A dream that started several generations ago was formally realized last Saturday as the Harnish Wayside Visitors Center was formally opened. The facility, at the corner of Nick Young and Hwy. 62, originally belonged to the Harnish Family. In 1947, when Hwy. 62 was constructed,…

EPHS Equestrian Drill Team best in State of Oregon

The Eagle Point High School Equestrian Team won the 2008 State Drill Team Championship. Following are the results of the 2008 High School  District Equestrian contest for Eagle Point High School:      Rene Moser- Silver-Saddle Seat Equitation, Bronze-Equine Over Fences, State qualifier- Dressage.     Rebekah McCaw-  Silver-Showmanship, State qualifier-Stock Seat Equitation.     Brittney Mellor-…