Results of Butte Falls district wrestling

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The Butte Falls Middle School Wrestling Team had a great season, This was their second season ever of wrestling competition. Most of these wrestlers have never wrestled before. There were eight wrestlers on the team. Eighth graders were Tyler Herzog and Luke McGonagle, seventh graders were Zach Blake, James Busch and Tony Tacchini, sixth graders…

Tourney results of very active Eagle Point Mat Club

Eagle Point Mat Club traveled to Thurston High school on March 10 for the Cultural Exchange Freestyle wrestling tournament. Eagle Point took 13 wrestlers to the tournament. For most of them this was their first experience with the Olympic style wrestling. Levi Pomeroy had a strong showing with a 4th place finish. This was a…

D9 board ok’s Elk Trail, RIF, sup’t contract

Standing room only and controversial issues aplenty were present at the  School District 9 work session and board of director’s meeting on March 14. Issues ranged from the meeting  agenda to the superintendent evaluation procedure, a reduction in force, the fate of Elk Trail School, the superintendent’s contract extension and maintaining a full school year…

Teacher of the week

Steve Colombo, Eagle Point Middle School art teacher, has been selected for KOOL103.5 -Rogue Federal Credit Union Teacher of the Week. He was nominated for the recognition by a student. Colombo is a 1986 graduate of Southern Oregon University where he received a bachelor of fine arts degree. He earned a master art teacher degree…

Car Wash

Eagle Point Community Bible Church Middle School Youth Group will be holding a car wash, Saturday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in  Rays parking lot.

Community addresses White City graffiti

{gallery}/09_06_11/graffiti{/gallery} To counter the actions and territorial trademarks imposed by street gangs,  civic-minded White City Community members united to erase the unsightly stains.  On Aug. 31, at 10 a.m. Jackson County Sheriff’s Officers met with partnering agencies at White Mountain Middle School to conduct a community clean-up effort. The  other partners included South Valley Bank…

Two are tops at middle school track, two records set

Eighth graders Hope Cruz and Kyle Hale placed first at the 13 team Southern Oregon Middle School Athletic Conference district track meet. Cruz put the shot 32’5″ and has been undefeated in the shot the entire school year. Hale put the shot 41’3/4″ and has been undefeated for the past two years. His best put…

Memorial Day

{gallery}/05_31_11/ceme{/gallery} Students from Scenic Middle School placed nearly 17,000 flags on gravesites at Eagle Point National Cemetery on Thursday in honor of Memorial Day.

Circus May 24 in EP

The famous Culpepper& Merriweather Circus will be in Eagle Point on Tuesday, May 24. Showtime at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The event will be between Eagle Rock and Eagle Point Middle School. Tickets are $7 for children and $12 for adults and are available at the gate. The circus is sponsored by the Eagle…

BF wrestlers first year results

{gallery}/03_08_11/BFwrestling{/gallery} The Butte Falls Middle School Wrestling Team finished off their first season that included competition with other schools.  The 7th and 8th grade wrestlers ended the season with a successful showing by all four wrestlers who attended the 17 team middle school conference championships in Eagle Point. At 108, 7th grader, Luke McGonagle was…

EPMS wrestling seek funds for state

{gallery}/03_08_11/epms{/gallery} Eagle Point Middle School 7th and 8th grade wrestlers competed at the SOMSAC District Tournament, hosted by EPMS, and held at EPHS, on Feb. 19. EPMS crowned three 8th grade District Champions: Loren Denn, Nate Leonardo and James McCoy. Also placing in the 8th grade competition were Blaine Clooney, Caleb Strong and Dalton Wolf….