Memorial Day at Eagle Point National Cemetery

Flag displays, Scottish Bagpipe band, a rifle salute and flyovers will all be part of the 2012 Memorial Day program at the Eagle Point National Cemetery, 2763 Riley Rd., on Monday, May 28, at 11 a.m. The National Anthem and God Bless the USA will be performed by Brian Williams. ANG 173rd Fighter Wing will…

Edith G. Jordan

Edith G.. Jordan died April 20, 2012, in Eagle Point. She was born in Parks, Arizona. She loved bowling and raising Appaloosa horses. She loved and adored her grandchildren, Karen, Shannon and Wade and treasured the time spent with great-granddaughter, Danja. She was preceded in death by her loving parents  wonderful sons, Stephen and Larry;…

Eagle Point car show

Saturday, April 28th is the Eagle Point High School Thomas Ussary Memorial Car show. This is a huge student run event. The show has grown to several hundred cars each year with awards and trophys in 42 differents classes. for information call Matt Boren at 541-830-6397.

Lendel "Lenny" K Buttram

Lendel “Lenny” K. Buttram 75, died April 3, 2012.With heavy hearts we say goodbye to our beloved Husband, Father, Brother, Grandfather,Uncle and Friend. Lenny was born on July 11, 1937 in Prineville, Mo. to Wayne Buttram and Gladys Greene- Buttram. Lenny was raised in Shady Cove, Or. He lived in the Portland area for the…

George Desiderio Ramirez

George D. Ramirez, Shady Cove, went to be with his Lord and Savior April 9, 2012 at his home. He was born February 11, 1933, in Richmond, Ca. to Juan S. Ramirez and Armida Morales Ramirez. On April 2, 1988 he married Mary in Reno, NV. George served in the National Guard and Army Resserves….

EPHS car show, Apr. 28

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The Eagle Point High School Thomas Ussary Memorial Car Show has been an annual event at Eagle Point High School for a few years now and has been a great success. This is a student run show with all the proceeds going to the students. The proceeds from the show go to the Thomas Ussary…

Prospect looking at Elk Trail building

The evening was somewhat less controversial and confrontational at the Prospect School board meeting March 12.  There were just two items that seemed even remotely controversial, that of a female student wanting to play baseball and a slip of protocol when the Board president failed to dismiss himself for a conflict of interest.  The board…

Michael Szpak

Michael Szpak, 86, of White City, died Mar. 4, 2012, with family by his side. He was born Nov. 2, 1925, in Orange, Conn. An Army veteran of WWII, he moved to Oregon five years after his discharge in 1950. He worked in the lumber industry for 40 years. He was an avid hunter and…

Elden Leon Elder

Elden Leon Elder, 71, of Sams Valley, died Mar. 4, 2012, at his home. He was born in Grants Pass and graduated in the Class of 1958 from Eagle Point High School. He was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1963 and was proud to serve his country. A career logger, he also had many…

Brian Joseph Hall

Brian Joseph Hall, 28, died Feb. 9, 2012,in Ashland. He was born Aug. 6, 1983, in Landstuhl, Germany, to John and Marsha Hall. Brian attended Carson High School in Carson City, Nev., where he met his sweetheart, Kathleen Mateas. They were married in 2006 and lived in Ashland while they attended Southern Oregon University and…

Jean (Bitterling) Simpson

Jean (Bitterling) Simpson, died Feb. 4, 2012 in Medford. She was born in Medford on Oct. 8, 1936, to Cora and Bob Bitterling. She had a career in banking, that included a number of years as manager of Crater Bank in Eagle Point, where Chase is currently located. A memorial service will be held Feb….