Vincente “Benny” Flores

Vincente “Benny” Flores, age 85, passed away Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, in Medford, after fighting lung cancer. Benny was born Aug. 22, 1926 in Agana, Guam. He survived the Japanese occupation of the island and made it to the mainland in 1946 and joined the Army Air Force during the Korean conflict.           After the war,…

Ricky C. Hardaway

Ricky C.. Hardaway, Sr., 64, of White City died Aug.31, 2011, at his residence.Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Michial J. Kilgore Walker

Michial J. Kilgore Walker, 61, of Prospect, died Aug. 24, 2011, at his home.-*Arrangements by Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel.

Chamber of Commerce weather in So. Ore.

The thunderstorm on Wednesday, Aug. 24 started nine or so small fires with some 1250 lightning strikes. They were all extremely small and quickly extinguished. As of Aug. 27, Medford has yet to reach 100 degrees in 2011. This is only the fourth time since weather records have been kept that this has occurred. This…

Valerie Jean Myers

Valerie Jean Myers, 73, of White City, died Aug. 8, 2011. Arrangements by Hillcrest Memorial Park & Morturary.

Kathleen Eason

Kathleen Eason, 63, of White City, died Aug. 5, 2011, at her home.Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Burnout at the Bar benefit

The Triple Tree Restaurant and Lounge presents the “Burnout at the Bar” benefit. On Aug. 27 at 9am registration begins for the motorcycle ride to help foster children. Meet at the Valley of the Rogue Park for registration and then lift the kickstands at 10am.The ride will run to the Applegate Bridge in the beautiful…

Ethan Jostad Service

The service for Ethan has been moved to the inside of Applegate Christian Fellowship. It will be from 5-6:30 pm on Sat. Aug. 13.

Winfred “Win” Prentice

Winfred “Win” Prentice, 74, of Eagle Point, died, Aug. 2, 2011, at Rogue Valley Medical Center. He was born in 1936, in Dierks, Ark., to Maxie and Ella Prentice. The family relocated to Klamath Falls. He married Ann Warnke in 1957, and they moved to the Rogue Valley in 1964, where Win worked in the…

Butte Fall Run/Walk

The 6th annual Butte Falls Fun Run/Walk will be held Saturday, Aug. 13, beginning at 8 a.m. This is a major fundraiser for the Butte Falls Volunteer Fire Department. The event is a one mile and a 5K run/walk. Both courses are on paved roads and begin and end in front of city hall. Pre-registration…

Clothing swap

The 3rd annual clothing swap coordinated by Kenzie McKillip is going to be held at the Ashpole Center in the Eagle Point City Hall on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 19 and 20. Donation day is from 3-6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 19. Bring items that are clean and in good condition and receive a ticket…