Animals blessed

The "Blessing of Animals" will take place at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church on Sunday October 28 at 9:30 a.m. This event in honor of St. Francis of Assisi is an annual celebration in many congregations around the world. St. Francis is the patron saint of animals. Years ago, farmers would bring a sheep or other…

Homecoming 2007 Schedule

Monday- Dress up: Life styles of the Rich & Famous (Hilton, Depp, Madonna you name it)-Kick off Assembly- Bake Sale @ Lunch. Tuesday- Dress up: Hawaiian Day (Aloha, bright flowers and colors)-Coronation Assembly (Crowning the Homecoming Court @ 9:45 a.m.) Wednesday- Dress up: Team Day (Wear your favorite teams Jersey)-Carnival @ lunch (popcorn and hot…

Reflecting on Jazz Jubilee

Apparently, jazz is my bag. After spending a weekend watching some crazy cats wail on their axes, I’m officially booted. Ok, maybe not officially. As a jazz novice, I had no idea what to expect, but I had a media pass, an accomplice and time to kill. On Oct. 12-14, the Medford Jazz Jubilee brought…

Halloween treat, EP Library is reopening

It’s been a long and emotional six months for library supporters, but on Oct 31, the Eagle Point Library doors will reopen.  "I wish we had more hours but the important thing is that we have access to the library now," says Donna McCall, long time library volunteer and member of the Eagle Point Friends…

Process to turn EP museum over to city continues

Members of the Board of Directors of the Eagle Point Historical Society reported that the city of Eagle Point has voted to accept the assets of the Historical Society at the City Council meeting on October 2.      Members Helen Wolgamott, Maggie Webster, Susi Collins and Ralph McKechnie attended that meeting to answer questions…

"Red Sky in the morning, sailors take warning."

“Red sky in the moring, sailors take warning.” The sky on Tuesday morning was giving off a definte red glow as a storm was blowing into the valley.

Halloween in White City

The White City Community Improvement Association and the Jackson County Sheriff’s White City station will be inviting families to stop by the sheriff’s office on Halloween evening from 7-9 p.m.     They will be available to inspect candy and give out goodies and gift certificates.     There will be prizes for the scariest costume, the…

SC-ET carnival

Halloween means carnival time for students at  Shady Cove and Trail.  There will be a carnival at the Shady Cove gymnasium on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.      A number of donations are needed and may be taken to either school. Items needed include cake mixes, disposable cake pan tins, cake decorations, Halloween…

Sams Valley Harvest Fair

Sams Valley Elementary will hold their 2nd annual Harvest Craft Fair on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9-4 p.m.      Spaces are available, but limited. Call now for an early reservation. An 8×9 inside space is $20. Covered outside spaces are $10.     There will be crafts, food, baked goods, pumpkin painting and live music….

Clock ran out on Eagles at KU

The Eagles  lost a tough one on Friday night 40-32 to a very good Klamath team in Klamath Falls.        Eagle Point went behind 13-0 early in the first quarter but  went in down just one point at halftime 13-12.  "We turned the balll over in the third and fourth quarter, but managed…