Candidate forum

There will be a Candidates Forum, Apr. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Ashpole Center (next to city hall) in Eagle Point. Those invited include candidates for District Attorney and for the Board of Commissioners. Other candidates are welcome, but time will not permit a formal Q&A process for candidates other than county commissioners and…

Hussell retires positively believing in staff and community

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Dave Hussell’s first two days as city administrator for Eagle Point in 1998 were true eye openers for him. First, contractor Eldon Smith welcomed Hussell and invited him to what would be the new city hall. They entered the former Eagle Thrift Market, and peered at was then just a shell of a structure. “What…

Skundrick in EP town hall Mar. 22

Jackson County Commissioner Don Skundrick is inviting residents of the Upper Rogue community to a town hall meeting on Thursday, March 22. The meeting is open to everyone and will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Eagle Point Branch Library, 239 West Main Street. Skundrick is holding a series of town hall-style meetings with…

Time capsule permanent source of history

On Saturday, Feb. 11, at 11 a.m. Eagle Point will note another first. It will be the date to seal and bury the first Time Capsule ever buried in Eagle Point. Time capsules are done as a permanent source of history. Oftentimes they are not opened for 50 or more years. This capsule will be…

Time capsule permanent source of history

On Saturday, Feb. 11, at 11 a.m. Eagle Point will note another first. It will be the date to seal and bury the first Time Capsule ever buried in Eagle Point. Time capsules are done as a permanent source of history. Oftentimes they are not opened for 50 or more years. This capsule will be…

EP Community Assoc.

The next Eagle Point Community Association meeting will be Thursday, Jan. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Ashpole Center, at city hall. They will be discussing the March Exotic Dessert Auction. Many volunteers are a must to make this a success. The greatest need is for bidder incentives and auction participants. This is always a…

New SC deputy, water workshop Jan. 12

Though there’s been little rain in the area lately January is still a very wet month for Shady Cove, as they start the new year by diving into an ongoing issue. The Jan. 5 Shady Cove Council study session centered on a presentation given by Larry Menteer and Ivan Gall from the Oregon Water Resources…

Skittlez Bowl feed benefits scholarship

The first annual K41 Skittlez Bowl Spaghetti Feed will be held at the Ashpole Center (at Eagle Point City hall) on Friday, Sept. 23, from 6-9 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Kris “Skittlez” Butler Memorial Scholarship established by the Butler family and the Southern Oregon renegades. The scholarship honors the legacy of excellence left…

Upper Rogue Community Center opens doors to two story expansion

What began as one man’s dream became a reality for many when the Upper Rogue Community Center unveiled the long-awaited expansion on Friday, June 10. Although Steve Hauck, previous executive director, is now deceased, the memory of Hauck was on all minds as new director, David Abbott, swung open the doors to the 3,682 sq….

Open house for retiree

Shady Cove Public Works Director George Bostic is retiring after 18 years with the city. He will be honored at an open house Wednesday, May 25, from 1-4 p.m. at the Shady Cove City Hall.

Open house for retiree

Shady Cove Public Works Director George Bostic is retiring after 18 years with the city. He will be honored at an open house Wednesday, May 25, from 1-4 p.m. at the Shady Cove City Hall.