Eagles place four at state tourney

At 285 lb. Eagle Point’s heavyweight  Manny Valdovinos battled his way to the championship round at the state wrestling tournament only to lose in a last minute hard fought match, 2-1, to Will Dawson of Churchill. The Eagles came home with 3rd, 4th and 6th placers in addition to Valdovinos’ 2nd place. Out of 34…

Ann Damon

Anna Marie Fugit Damon,77, of Eagle Point died Dec. 30, 2011. Anna was born Mar. 25, 1934, in Baker, Ore. to Leo and Karee Fugit. She graduated from LaGrande High School in June of 1952. On June 14, 1952, she married Robert Loren Damon in Pendleton, Ore. They moved to the Rogue Valley in 1956….

Ragsdale one of top Oregon western artists

The Lansburgh Ranch was the setting for “Satuarday Nite Recap”, a pencil drawing by Kim Ragsdale. An exhibition and sale of extraordinary western art entitled “In the Company of Cowgirls” created by some of the best women artists in Oregon will be one of the highlights of the Cattle Barons Weekend in Pendleton, Oregon May…

Pendleton makes special blankets to celebrate 100 years & Oregon 150

Mount Hood is the design chosen for the full size commemorative blanket. Oregon 150, the non-profit organization planning Oregon’s year-long, statewide sesquicentennial in 2009, has partnered with Pendleton Woolen Mills, to celebrate 100 Years of Weaving America’s Spirit, to design and weave an honorary sesquicentennial blanket and a Muchacho (child’s) blanket. The blankets were unveiled…