FD3 picks new fire chief

Dave Hard David K. Hard, current Fire Chief with Klamath County Fire District No. 1 has been offered the position of Jackson County District No. 3 Fire Chief. His appointment comes following a nationwide search and an extensive assessment and interview process.      Chief Hard started his fire service career in 1974 as a…

Georgia L. Robinson

Georgia L. Robinson Georgia L. Robinson, 89, of Eagle Point, died Aug. 7, 2007 at her home. Arrangements by Conger-Morris, Medford. 

Elizabeth E. Christian Webber

Elizabeth E. Christian Webber Elizabeth  Christian Weber, 91, of Eagle Point, died Aug. 6, 2007 at her residence.      She was born on Sept. 10, 1915 in Crescent City, Calif., to Ray and Francis Ferrill. She married Earl Christian on Aug. 17, 1935. On May 3, 1975 she married Bill Webber.     Survivors include…

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…