EP July 4th committee selects theme for 2008

The 2008 July 4th Committee reviewed last year and checked over plans for this year’s festive event at their initial meeting. The next meeting will be  April 21 at 7 p.m. at the Ashpole Center. Everyone interest in helping with the event is asked to attend.      Several ideas for a theme were discussed….

Inside D9 (03-25-08)

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Rainey's Corner to celebrate 30 years with demos, food, big giveaways

The front of the newest addition to Rainey’s Corner Rainey’s Corner at Hwy. 234 and Antioch in Sams Valley is celebrating their 30th anniversary with a big event on April 1.  In case you think that is not so significant, look around the area and ask how many businesses were in business 30 years ago…

Ambience of yesteryear at Obstinate J is goal of new owner

The main house on the Obstinate J Ranch Back in its heyday, the Obstinate J Ranch in Trail was a memory maker for both local and out-of-town vacationers. Shady Cove contractor, John Collins, was one of those who never forgot the good old days at the ranch. In 1974, Collins was employed clearing brush out…

Eagle Point Pediatrics moves to its own new facility, open house Mar. 29

Eagle Point Pediatrics new office building located at 10850 Old Hwy. 62 Eagle Point Pediatrician Dr. Greg Gonzalez began seeing clients in a brand new location  on March 24. The brand new building is next door to Cascade Real Estate and across from Wal-Mart, at 10830 Old Hwy. 62. Dr. Gonzalez, a board certified pediatrician,…

Obama changes Medford, at least for a day or so

Obama speaking at Kids Unlimited in Medfor Wednesday, March 20 Southern Oregon received confirmation of a freshly-spawned rumor: Presidential hopeful Barack Obama’s campaign swing would include a stop in Medford. He’d speak at a town hall style meeting at Kids Unlimited, Saturday, March 22 at 9:30 a.m.      Thursday morning frantic callers jammed the…

Joseph Avery Bowdoin

Joseph Avery Bowdoin, 96, former long-time resident of Shady Cove, died March 19, 2008 in Grants Pass. Mr. Bowdoin was born in Klamath Falls on Sept. 7, 1911 to William and Eva Bowdoin. On Aug. 24, 1941, in Rogue River, he married Margaret Arlene Tyrrell.      He was a pastor at various area churches…

Betty Jo Rogers

Betty Jo Rogers, 63, of White City, died March 19, 2008 at Rogue Valley Medical Center. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Central Point.

George Davis

George Davis, 65, of White City, died March 19, 2008 at his home. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Hazel M. Brink

Hazel M. Brink, 93, of White City, died March 15, 2008 at Waterford at Three Fountains, Medford. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Medford.