Mary Thelma Jansen

Mary Thelma Jansen Mary Thelma Jansen was born Nov. 27, 1933 in St. Louis, Missouri.      She lived in the Bay Area for 48 years before moving to Eagle Point 20 years ago. She retired from Applied Technology after 20 years of service.  She was married to Clyde Wilson for 19 years before he…

Joseph D. Haselden

Joseph D. Haselden, 88, of Keaau, Hawaii, died on  April 22, 2008 at Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo, Hawaii.  He was born on April 3, 1920 in Hemingway, South Carolina.  He was a retired journeyman electrician.     Memorial services will be held at a later date.     He is survived by three sons:…

Shane Traves Hamilton

Shane Traves Hamilton, son of Danny and Kathryn Hamilton, died at the age of 17 in his home.     He was born in Roseburg and grew up in the Rogue Valley. He went to school in Butte Falls. He was everything from a hunter, to an incredible athlete, a fisherman to an extremist. He was…

Dale W. Kelsey

Dale W. Kelsey, 72, of Eagle Point, died April 20, 2008, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Stephens Family Chapel, Grants Pass. 

Tell us about your Mom

Mother’s Day is fast approaching. This year marks the 100th anniversary of that event. We  are asking you  to send us something special about your mom, whether she is alive or a living memory.      Please don’t just say she was a good cook or a loving mom. Rather give us examples. We will…

Lady Eagles 8,South Medford 2

On Thursday April 17, the Lady Eagles hosted the South Medford Panthers in a non-league contest. The Lady Eagles came away with an 8-2 victory. Karlie Stephens pitched well giving up 1 earned run while striking out 4, and not walking a single hitter. The Eagles offense was led by Mackenzie Re who was 3…

Harnish grand opening

The remainder of the murals at Harnish Wayside are scheduled to be put in place this week with the Grand Opening scheduled on Saturday, May 24. There will be a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m.      The murals will include Takelma Indians, Avenue of the Flags, salmon and Little Butte Creek, early families, logging…

Wildflower Show May 3 and 4 in Shady Cove

Although the winter was long and cold, wildflowers are popping up all over the Upper Rogue just in time for the 27th annual Shady Cove-Trail Wildflower Show on May 3 and 4. As well as educating the public on flower species, the show benefits Fire District 4. Each year proceeds from the show are given…

Tough Start for Eagles After First Six SSC League Games

The Eagles Baseball team got off to a great start in the league by beating the Klamath Union Pelicans’ Jake Whartenburg, one of the league’s strongest pitchers, 5-3 in their home opener  April 5.  Unfortunately the second game of the doubleheader did not end up going the Eagles way as they dropped that game by…

Girls 3-1 in SSC league

Saturday, April 12, the Lady Eagles softball team hosted the Ashland Grizzlies in a SSC doubleheader. The Eagles prevailed in the first game by a score of 9-1. EP led from the start, scoring two first inning runs as Katie Jolliffe led off with a double, Jan Fernandes walked and Ashley Josephson drove home Jolliffe…