FFA Plant Sale & Buckaroo Breakfast

Just in time for Mother’s Day, the annual FFA plant sale will be held May 5,6 and 7 at the greenhouse behind the high school. In addition to plants such as dahlias, petunias, impatiens, snapdragons and much more, there will be a variety of vegetables and herbs available along with hanging baskets of geraniums, wave…

White City Fun Day

White City is planning their annual Family Fun Day to be celebrated on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The event will be at Burns Park, on Division Road, next to the Cascade Swimming Pool and the Skateboard Park. There will be free games and activities such as bounce houses, a dunk…

William "Bill" Gregory Day

William "Bill" Gregory Day, 59, of Eagle Point, died Dec. 18, 2008, at his residence.      Mr. Day was born Dec. 29, 1948, in Medford, to Clifton and Joan Day, who lived in Lake Creek. On Sept. 11, 1971, he married his wife, Leanna, who survives.     Mr. Day worked as an equipment operator….

The name is the same, but that's where similarity ends

Among the corn and soybean fields is the town of Eagle Point, WI. This town hall made of brick is one of the few buildings spotted along the Hwy. Note the eagle in front. The picture of the town hall  in Eagle Point, Wisconsin prompted us to do some quick searching on the Internet to…

Harold Ross Horton

Harold Ross Horton, 75, of White City, died Aug. 4, 2008 at his home.      He was born Apr. 21, 1933 in Torrington, Wyo. to Zelta Alderman and Harold T. Horton.     On Sept. 26, 1952, he married Helen Joyce Horton who survives.     Mr. Horton worked in a tire business. He enjoyed woodworking…

Richard William Fischetti

Richard William Fischetti, 41, of Eagle Point, died July 20, 2008, in Medford. A graveside service will be held July 24 at 11 a.m. at Brownsboro Cemetery in Brownsboro, Ore. Mr. Fischetti was born on Feb. 28, 1967 in Anaheim, Calif. He moved to the Rogue Valley from Orange County four years ago. On June…

Heritage petitions ready to circulate

 The Jackson County Clerk has accepted the draft petition to form a heritage district and ruled that 16,632 signatures of registered voters are needed to qualify the measure for a place on the November general election ballot. The deadline for submitting completed petitions is May 8.      Formation of the district would restore public…

Nadine M. Brown

Nadine M. Brown, 82, of Eagle Point, died Feb. 24, 2008 at Rogue Valley Medical Center.      She was born Nov. 16, 1925 in Gravite, Ark. to Ruben and Alpha Morgan. She married Edward Brown on Nov. 17, 1973, in Reno, Nev. She was a loving homemaker who enjoyed cooking and traveling with her…

Jesse Nelson Lamproe

Jesse Nelson Lamproe, 55, of White City died Nov. 2, 2007 at Providence Medford Medical Center.              He was born April 22, 1952 in Van Buren, Ark. to Ed and Melba (Lowery) Lamproe. On April 25, 1974, he married Cindy L. Johnson, who survives.     Mr. Lamproe’s family moved to the Rogue Valley from…