SC reviewing sheriff’s 8% increase request

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.” Charles Dickens. March 1st was one of those in between days and the Shady Cove City Council found themselves cleaning up some winter issues in preparation…

Car wash to spread hope

The National Junior Honor Society at EPMS will hold a car wash at the Eagle Point Ray’s parking lot on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 9am-3pm. This is a fundraiser for their Paws of Hope service project. All proceeds will purchase supplies to complete chemo comfort care packages for Rogue Valley chemotherapy patients. Items  in the…

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.

Walden speaks out about forest management

From  Timber Products’ sun-drenched Medford parking lot on August 9, County Commissioner and Upper Rogue resident,  C. W. Smith, opened  with a sobering revelation. “Southern Oregon’s soaring, double-digit unemployment rate ranks second to none in the nation.”  Smith then introduced fellow Republican,  Congressman Greg Walden, who had called this conference to address his concerns about…

EP councilor move creates council vacancy

City councilor Mike Parker was honored at last week’s city council meeting. Parker, who  has been a member of the Eagle Point City Council since 2007,  is moving out of Eagle Point and therefore had to resign his seat.  Parker served on the planning commission from 2003 to 2007 and served as its chair in…

Shady Cove view new URCC water retention system

A new perspective is like a breath of fresh air; likewise a breath of fresh air can give a new perspective. The Shady Cove Planning Commission breathed in some inspiration during a mini field trip as part of their May 13 meeting. The meeting began indoors with the commission approving the final order for the…

EPHS car show, Apr. 30

The 8th annual EPHS Thomas Ussary Memorial Car and Motorcycle Show is scheduled for Saturday, Apr. 30, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in the parking lot at Eagle Point High School. Registration is from 8-10 a.m. This very popular event will include a poker run, engine blow-up, parts swap and raffle as will as 42 different…

EPHS car show, Apr. 30

{gallery}/04_19_11/car{/gallery}  The 8th annual EPHS Thomas Ussary Memorial Car and Motorcycle Show is scheduled for Saturday, Apr. 30, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in the parking lot at Eagle Point High School. Registration is from 8-10 a.m. This very popular event will include a poker run, engine blow-up, parts swap and raffle as will as 42…

Cool off and clean up

Little Butte Watershed  invites those interested to participate  on July 17 as they clean the banks of the Rogue from Dodge Bridge to Touvelle State Park. Volunteers with boats are needed. Everyone is asked to meet at 7:45 a.m. at the old fire station parking lot in downtown Eagle Point (the large empty lot by…

Volunteer for river cleanup

Little Butte Watershed group invites those interested to participate  on July 17 as they clean the banks of the Rogue from Dodge Bridge to Touvelle State Park. Volunteers will meet at 7:45 a.m. at the old fire station parking lot in downtown Eagle Point (the large empty lot by Chase Bank.) Barbecue volunteers will need…

Saturday Market

Saturday Market in downtown Eagle Point will suit your needs and wants. It is open 8:30-1:30 every Saturday between the museum and Butte Creek Mill. Lots of free parking nearby.  Shady Cove has a Saturday Market at 215804 Hwy 62, on the southeast side of the highway at Shady Kate’s Boutique. For information on the…