Aileen Burg

Aileen Burg Aileen Burg, 75, of Eagle Point, died Aug. 6, 2007 at her home. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Central Point.

Ruth E. Bedley

Ruth E. Bedley Ruth E. Bedley, 95, of Eagle Point, died Aug. 6, 2007 at a Phoenix Foster Home. ` Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Medford. 

Helen Armstrong

Helen Armstrong Helen Armstrong, 100, of Eagle Point, died Aug. 4, 2007 at her home. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives. 

City wide yard sale

This year’s Eagle Point Historical Society City-Wide Yard Sale promises to be a big one. There are at least 27 different booths signed up. The event is Sunday, Aug. 19,from 8-3 p.m.      Adair Homes to benefit Sparrow Club, a large rummage sale, elephants ears from Lions Club, VFW food booth, EP Garden Club,…

Parade, timber carnival mark Prospect Jamboree

Prospect native and  retired logger Cliff Chapman will lead the 57th Prospect Jamboree Parade "Saluting the Logging Legends" starting at 9 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 18.  The line up begins at 8 a.m. across from The Wanigan on Mill Creek Drive.. The Jamboree started in 1950 by Eugene Burrill as a fund raiser for  the Prospect…

Shady Cove tradition falls apart

Shady Cove loses sandal tree A Shady Cove tradition literally fell apart when the 125-year-old "Sandal Tree" split in half with part of the tree crashing down at the Rogue Rafting Company at Rogue River Drive and Highway 62. The oak tree recognized by residents and rafters as the tree with hundreds of pairs of…

Showa students visit District 9

Cynda Rickert For the past ten years, middle school exchange students from Showa, Japan have visited Jackson County. This year on August 7, they stopped at the Eagle Point School District for a brief reception and gift exchange. Teacher Terrie Rennick of the Educational Service District’s STEPS program, transported guests and chaperones by school bus…

Sitework begins at Inn at Eagle Point

Inn at Eagle Point Ausland Builders, a locally owned, construction management firm with regional operations, has begun sitework on the Inn at Eagle Point, LLC. resort-style facility to complement the Eagle Point Golf Community.        The "Inn at Eagle Point" will include a full-service hotel, restaurant, spa, bungalows and condominiums, and is designed…

Citizens voice opinion on EP Library

About 45 people attended a public meeting put on by Friends of the Eagle Point Library to gather input which will be sent to the county administrator.     Friends of the Library hired Susan Huntley to organize the meeting and prepare the results for the county. There were three questions asked of each attendee. They…

Annual Rogue River cleanup a big success

Diver bring up trash In 30 years of cleaning up the Rogue River, Rogue Sportsmen’s and Guides Association (RSGA) members and volunteers have pulled tons of garbage from the waters.      This year was no exception, as members manned boats, taking volunteers down the river to pick up obvious eye-sores from streambank areas and…