Win a travel trailer

A benevolent friend of St. John Lutheran Church and School has donated a 2005 23 ft. Pilgrim Travel Trailer, in beautiful condition, as a fund raiser for the church and school. It can be seen at Northrop’s Video & Ice, across Hwy. 62 from the VA Domiciliary. Tickets are $50 each with a limit of…

Joyce D. Winkler

Joyce Diane Winkler passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 28, 2010 at Providence Medford Medical Center, under the loving care of her husband John R. Winkler, Sr. Joyce was born October 20, 1932, in Gering, Neb., to Carl and Florence Genz. She moved with her parents and brother to the Pacific Northwest around 1940. In…

Barbara Jane (McCaw) Witt

Barbara Jane (McCaw) Witt, 77, of Eagle Point, Oregon, passed away at Rogue Valley Medical Center on Saturday, April 10, 2010. She began life July 20, 1932, in Denver, Colorado, as the only child of William and Margaret McCaw.  She moved west to complete nursing school in Southern California, and soon thereafter met and married…

St. John School open house

St. John Lutheran School will hold an open house from 9-11:30 a.m. on Mar. 29 at the school, 42 Alta Vista, in Eagle Point. Please bring your children to meet the teachers, staff and students. Parents are invited back from 6-7 p.m. to talk to the teachers. For information, call 541-826-4334.

Fun in the son event

St. John Lutheran Church is inviting everyone to attend their 10th annual Fun in the "Son" Family Festival Saturday, June 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A BBQ lunch is provided and there will be lots of activities for the kids, including a monster dragon obstacle coarse, crafts, games, Fire District 3, live band…

Edna Kristine (Erickson) Brandt

Edna Kristine (Erickson) Brandt, 89, of Eagle Point, died April 13, 2009 at her home.      She was born in St. Paul, Minn., on Aug. 7, 1919, to Gustaf Erickson, from Sweden, and Caroline (Jacobsen) Erickson, from Norway. She was the third of six children. She graduated from Johnson High School in St. Paul,…

Pearl Jennie Bartling

Pearl Jennie Bartling, 95, of Medford, died Apr. 2, 2009 at Edwina Gardens Adult Foster Home in Central Point of complications from Alzheimer’s.      She was born Apr. 17, 1913, in Bellingham, Wash., to Peter A. and Jennie Belinda Lund Brandt. She attended schools in Bellingham and Seattle and graduated from Ballard High School…

Dinner-auction and open house mark St. John School events

This Saturday, April 19, is the annual fundraising dinner and auction for St. John Lutheran School. Called "Building as Bright Future," the event is part of the school’s effort  to raise money for the expansion of their school and the construction of permanent buildings to replace the portable structures now in use.      The…

Erna V. Hannaford

Erna V. Hannaford A memorial service for Erna V. Hannaford of Eagle Point will be held at 5:30 p.m., Friday, April 11, 2008 at St. John Lutheran Church 42 Alta Vista Rd. Eagle Point, Or. with Pastor Gary Clark Officiating.      Erna was born on the family farm, December 17, 1919 in Cottonwood, Minnesota,…