Lady Eagles open softball season with three victories

On Thursday March 13th the Lady Eagles Varsity Softball team opened the 2008 season with a 6-1 victory over the North Medford Black Tornado. The Eagles struck first scoring 2 runs in the bottom of the 1st inning and 3 more in the second. The Lady Eagles tacked on 1 more in the 4th to…

Cascade Pool "2nd home" to swim coach

As an infant, Carleen Camden first ventured into a YMCA  pool to begin taking swim lessons. Today she believes most of us have innate swimming abilities; if we don’t realize them, it’s because of obstacles such as fear that hold us back.       Early in their lives, Camden’s own five children began learning from…

Shady Cove to hold hearing Apr. 17 on open burning

Both the Shady Cove City Council study session and regular meeting on March 20 were an interesting mix that ranged from an outstanding audit report to a coin toss deciding the terms lengths of two newly appointed budget committee members. The proposed ban on open-burning garnered good audience turnout and new public comment from two…

Most say Rogue Navigation Study will cause strife where there is none

Governor Ted Kulongoski, Secretary of State Bill Bradbury, Treasurer Randall Edwards and Louise Solliday, Director of Oregon Department of State Lands (DSL), and other officials listened to testimony from 46 concerned citizens at a meeting on March 19 regarding the Rogue River Navigability Study. The meeting at the Ramada Inn and Convention Center in Medford…

Lily L. Love

Lily L. Love, 83, of Trail, died Mar. 11, 2008 at Hearthstone Manor, Medford. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Medford.

Thomas Price

Thomas Price, 61, of White City, died Mar. 11, 2008 at Medford Rehabilitation Center. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. He was born on Aug. 17, 1946, in Ashland, to Lester and Edith Price. Mr. Price retired from McGrew Croman Mill in Ashland after 18 years of service. He was an…

George Rigby

George Rigby, 83, of Trail, died March 9, 2008 at Rogue Valley Medical Center. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Thomas W. Heckman

Thomas W. Heckman, 63, of Shady Cove, died March 7, 2008 at his home. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Medford.

Donald. D. Penhollow

Donald D. ADonny@ Penhollow of White City, died March 3, 2008 in Salt Lake City at the age of 52.                                   He was born April 28, 1955 in Redmond, Ore., to Clyde and Carolann Penhollow. He graduated from high school in Redmond and then joined the U.S. Army, where he served until 1984. He married Jerrilee…

Wilma E. Dyer

Wilma E. Dyer, 94, of Butte Falls, died March 6, 2008 at her granddaughter=s home in Central Point. A memorial service was held Mar. 15 at the Butte Falls Community Bible Church with Don Pedrick officiating. Inurnment was at Siskiyou Memorial Park. She was born Wilma E. Garman on Oct. 12, 1913 in Eagle Point….