Train to be a hospice volunteer

Volunteers needed for Providence Hospice Volunteer Program. No experience is necessary, just an open and willing heart. Of particular need are retired persons with approximately four hours a week to devote to visiting with patients, providing relief for family caregivers, running errands and many other tasks as needed. However, anyone over 18 years is invited…

David Hart

Former Medford Cruise President David Hart, of Eagle Point, passed away Oct. 6, just one day before his Medford Cruise presented four local youth programs with checks totaling $25,000. He died from a heart attack at the age of 34. Friends and family have struggled with how to speak of Dave  and understand how at…

Tiffany Leia Schweer

Tiffany Leia Schweer, 34, of White City, died Sept.5, 2011, at Providence Medford Medical Center. She was born June 16, 1977 in Ashland. She graduated from South Medford High School in 1995. Tiffany was an accountant, but  loved being a mother most of all. She loved much, laughed much and lived much. She is survived…

June Marie Sellers

June Marie Sellers, of Eagle Point, died on July 21, 2011 in Medford. She was born March 13, 1932, to Herman Alden and Jaunita Faye Harrington, in Commerce, Okla. She traveled extensively before meeting and marrying her husband, John Sellers, in Eugene, Ore., in 1953. They raised four children in the Upper Rogue area. They…

Rosemarie (Rosie) Short

Rosie Short was born on June 24, 1928, in Beecher City, Illinois. She passed away peacefully at her Central Point home, her son and daughter at her side, on Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011. Rosie was the daughter of Floyd and Dolly Ireland. When she was four, the family left Illinois and moved to Oregon….

Milton Earl Poppa

Milton Earl Poppa Sr., 88, of White City, died Mar. 16, 2011.He was born in Langston, Mo., on Oct. 15, 1922. On Apr. 27, 1945, he married Lola Belle Davis. She preceded him in death in 1992. On Apr. 16, 1994, he married Louise A. Martin. Mr. Poppa served in the U.S. Army during WWII,…

SC girls were 3-1 lat week, 3 games this week

Last week the Lady Wolverines met their toughest opponent on Monday, ending the week with a 3-1 record for both JV and Varsity.  In the JV matchup, Kirsten Pariani scored 14 of the 27 points for the Wolverines, with Dana Johnson, Becca Ash, and Socha Smith scoring the remainder, for a final score of 27-18….

Maria Rebeca Cacho

Maria Rebeca Cacho, 82, of White City, died Dec. 28, 2010, at her home in the loving arms of her family to the loving arms of Jesus. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years Marion and her two daughters Mary and Martha, six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Rosary services for Rebeca were…

Who you gonna call -Batman

Seven bee stings later from rogue yellow jackets and two incidents of near heart failure after having bats in the house caused my editor to ask if I still love Eagle Point. Wednesday morning I went into the bathroom to take a shower. When I turned on the light, there was a bat sitting on…

SC 8th gr. volleyball undefeated

The Shady Cove Lady Wolverines 8th grade varsity volleyball team ended their regular season this week undefeated with wins over Ruch and Sacred Heart. Monday the Wolverines hosted Ruch. The Shady Cove JV team lost a close first game, but came back to win the next two easily. 6th grader Kristin Sweem’s overhand serving was…

Wolverines vs. Crusaders

The Shady Cove Wolverine football team played with great heart and tenacity Wednesday evening in Shady Cove. The St. Mary’s Crusaders jumped to an early lead.  The Wolverine offense showed great improvement this week. Michael Macedo ran the offense well. Jared Dabel pounded the ball up the middle for 100 yards on the night. Anthony…