Butte Falls student earns trip to National Forensics

{gallery}/04_26_11/quinby{/gallery} Hardly a year has gone by but what we don’t have the pleasure of writing about an outstanding student from Butte Falls School District. Despite having only about 145 students in the entire school district, each year a stellar student appears. This year it is Quinby Barrows. Barrows presents a three page list of…

Butte Falls speech student is National bound

Butte Falls speech and debate team students attended the South Oregon National Forensic League Qualifying Tournament at the University of Oregon on Mar. 10-11. There were 163 students representing 18 school competing in 10 different events.  Twenty-one individuals from 12 different schools qualified to participate in the national tournament the middle of June in Dallas,…

MVL All-League

Mountain Valley All-League selections for 2010-2011 from Butte Falls and Prospect are:    Girls:  1st Team All-League- Mariah Moore, Jr., Butte Falls. Coach of the Year: Tony Bush of Hosanna ChristianBoys:  2nd Team All-League- Moe Gower, Sr.    Butte FallsBoys:  Honorable Mention- Ricardo Balero, Jr. Butte Falls and Riley Linson, Sr. Prospect.Coach of the Year: Jason Young…

Butte Falls won 2 last week

At Butte Falls, the Loggers defeated Hosanna Christian 58-35. High point and overall top player was Harley Casillas with 25 points, eight assists and four steals. Josh McGonagle had 13 points and Quinton Weaver’s total was 10. Butte Falls traveled to Klamath Falls to face Triad to determine who would be first in the Mountain…

Two wins for Logers

Butte Falls Loggers started January 2010 in a very positive manner with two decisive wins. On Friday, Jan. 9, they traveled to Silver Lake where they scored 69 points against North Lake’s 33. Quinton Weaver led the team with 24 points and had 10 rebounds. Teammate Josh McGonagle had 13 points with 14 rebounds and…

Mtn.Valley honors Butte Falls coach, names All-League

The Mountain Valley League Volleyball Coach if the Year is Skyler Harringon, of Butte Falls.  He received a plaque for his hard work as did the Prospect team for their third place finish. Following are students from Butte Falls and Prospect named to the Mountain Valley League Volleyball All-League teams. 1st team: Mariah Moore, sophomore,…

Eagles, Ashland caught in hybrid with 6-A teams

Discussion that began over two years ago has apparently been finalized with regard to the classification of school activities and athletics by the OSAA. And, despite a valiant effort on the part of District 9 and  Ashland School District, both teams will be placed in what will be called a 6A-A Southern Oregon Hybrid. School…

EP Library receives historical posters

Bill Eckart presented the newest Pear Blossom poster art to Eagle Point Library on April 9, it is one of a collection now at the EP Library. Someone’s loss is another person’s gain.   The Fruit Growers League disbanded earlier this year after supporting the pear industry for 96 years. And with that decision came…

Meeting Feb. 5 for new 7th-8th gr. Baseball league

An informational meeting is planned  for all 7th and 8 grade students and their parents regarding a  proposal for the creation of a "new" league for middle school baseball players in the Southern Oregon area. It will be held Thursday, Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the large group room at EPHS. The room is…

New 7th-8th grade baseball league proposed

An informational meeting is planned  for all 7th and 8 grade students and their parents regarding a  proposal for the creation of a "new" league for middle school baseball players in the Southern Oregon area. It will be held Thursday, Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the large group room at EPHS. The room is…

Turnovers defeat Eagles

On Tuesday Jan. 6 the Eagles traveled to Ashland to open the 2009 Southern Sky Conference season. The Grizzly’s were picked by league coaches to repeat as conference champions. The Grizzly’s got off to a quick start, but the Eagles battles back to trail by six points with 2 minutes remaining in the first half….