Anne Marie (Hatfield) Nichols

Graveside services will be held Friday, Nov. 23 at 11 a.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Park for Anne Marie (Hatfield) Nichols where her remains will be interred.        Ms. Nichols was born Sept. 19, 1964 in Santa Ana, CA. and died June 19, 2007. She graduated in 1982 from Eagle Point High School.    …

Hwy 140 accident sends 3 to hospital

Three people were transported with non-life threatening injuries following a two vehicle traffic crash Sunday, Nov. 11 on Highway 140 east of White City.  Preliminary investigation indicates alcohol is a contributing factor in the crash. On Nov. 11, at approximately 6:50 p.m. a 1996 Ford Contour four-door driven by Scott Michael Asberry, age not available,…

Aqua Dot toy recall

A toy called Aqua Dots is at the top of the toy recall lists. The United States issued a recall for the Chinese-made toy last week. They say some 4.2 million of them are contaminated with the "date rape" drug. It has caused illness in some. It contains a chemical that converts into a "date…

Convention center part of hotel in White City

The Brookside Inn expects to be open in the spring White City will soon having something that has been badly needed in the Upper Rogue and that is a hotel with a convention center. The Brookside Inn, on Leigh Way across from Big R, will seat up to 175 in its convention center when it…

Speaker and entertainment for Scholarship Dessert

One of the sure signs of the holiday season is the annual Scholarship Dessert. Now in its 21st  year, the much anticipated event will be on Thursday, Nov. 29. Formalities begin promptly at 7 p.m. and conclude no later than 9 p.m.  Those who have attended the event know it is a good idea to…

EP Library grand re-opening

The Eagle Point Library plans an official grand re-opening Saturday, Nov. 17.  There will be a reception from 12-2 p.m. Garland and Eula Arnaud will be displaying their art through Feb. 1. Refreshments will be served..

Bazaars begin in the Upper Rogue this week

Lake Creek Historical Bazaar                     The Lake Creek Bazaar is Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17 and 18 from 10-4 p.m. In keeping with the area and its history, the event will have a western theme. CDs by several local artists will be on sale. Artists include Jason Johnston, Mike Boren and…

Upper Rogue schools working together

Butte Falls is partnering with Prospect and Eagle Point to enhance their education program.      Butte Falls and prospect have organized a book-a-thon. A trophy will be given to the winning level that can read 10 books and answer the questions developed by the state. There will be two levels: Grades 3-5 and grades…

Our Town opens Nov. 15 at EPHS

Thorton Wilder’s classic play is the most produced American show in schools throughout the United States. The story takes place in Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire, at the turn of the century. "Though it’s dated more than a hundred years ago, its stories of life, love, and death could be about any of our communities today,"…

Names is the News

Roger N. Thalacker, of Eagle Point, recently demonstrated professional competency by successfully completing the Certified Arborist examination administered through the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) and the local ISA chapter.      The purpose of the certification program is to improve the level of knowledge and standard of practice within the tree care profession.    …