Rosalie June Forgey

Rosalie June Forgey, 68, of Prospect, died Oct. 25, 2007. Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home.

Earl (Sharky) L. Elliott

Earl (Sharky) L. Elliiott A memorial celebration of life and reception was held on Saturday, Nov. 3  at the New Hope Nazarene Church, in Fairfield, CA. Pastor Guy Rimestad of Bakersfield, CA., a long-time friend of the family, officiated..      Born Earl Laverne Elliott on August 14, 1929 in Sharon Springs, Kansas, he received…

David Eugene Jackson

David Eugene Jackson David Eugene Jackson, of Eagle Point, died at his home on Oct. 19, 2007.      He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Beulah; four children, Cheryl Carrell (Phillip), Julie Christian (Carl), Dorris Torsen (Brant) and Jay Jackson (Wendy); brothers, Wayne, Bill, Jim and Pete Jackson, sisters, Gerry Ottosin and…

Animals Blessed on St. Francis of Assisi day

Pastors Mary Piper and Harvey Ray with Ray?s greyhound, Autumn. On October 28, a sculpture of the 12th century monk decorated the entrance to St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Shady Cove. It depicted the friar harboring a dove in his right palm, and another atop his left shoulder. A closer glance confirmed that someone with…

Upper Rogue libraries celebrate their return

White City Branch manager Lisa Ramos-Vance Jubilant residents flocked to the Eagle Point Library on October 31, for its first day back in service. As smiles flashed from all directions, what had seemed like a punitive six-month period of deprivation, had finally come to a joyous halt. A brief, symbolic 10 a.m. ceremony featured the…

Different cooking method to be demonstrated

Have you ever considered a DOG? How about a DOG that makes a cheesecake? The DOG we are referring to isn’t a four-legged one, but rather these DOGS have three legs. Our DOG is the Dutch Oven Society. There are some 5,000 chapters in 30 states and one is trying to get organized in the…

Prospect High School 1st Quarter honor roll

Jennifer King 4.0, Becky Musard 4.0, Miriam Wickman 4.0, Dakota Gordon, Michael Salvestrin, Michael Mahoney, Michelle Bender, Sam Cone, Brandi House, Brianna Campbell, Megan Drew, Megan Shallenberger, Corinne Campbell, Taylor Mason, Kayla Pulley, Shardae Abel, Lindsey Baker, Justin Roe, Mike Fernandex, Chelsie David, Sarah Fletcher, Wyatt Forgey,  James Strickland. Honorable Mention Catherine Anderson, CJ Ralph,…

RCC construction class to build home in Eagle Point

Homebuilders Association of Jackson County, Knouff Homes, and the construction technology department at Rogue Community College have formed a team to construct a single-family home in Eagle Point.      Called the Eco-Cational house, the project will incorporate a variety of green building techniques and serve as a classroom laboratory for RCC students, apprentices, area…

UR has 19 high school students in RCC tech classes

More than 40 students from rural high schools are enrolled at Rogue Community College fall term, taking electronics and construction technology classes.      The RCC electronics program has 32 high school students enrolled: 16 from Eagle Point, 13 from Crater, and three from Butte Falls.  The Crater students also are taking "computer Aided Drafting…

USAF Brass Quintet in Eagle Point, Nov. 10

The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West’s Travis Brass Quintet will present a free concert of standard brass quintet literature in Eagle Point at the Ashpole Center at the City Hall.  The concert will be 7 p.m. Saturday Nov. 10.     The concert will focus on a variety of styles, from traditional…