Youth apologize to community for graffiti

One of the programs that we administer in partnership with the Jackson County Juvenile Department  is called the Victim Assistance, Youth Accountability (VAYA) program. This program is rooted in the principles of restorative justice – a community response to crime that focuses on addressing the harms done to victims and communities by holding offenders meaningfully…

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…

Theodore Anderberg

Theodore Anderberg, 82, of Shady Cove, died April 1, 2012 at home. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Gary Lee Webster

Gary L. Webster, 66, of Shady Cove, died March 19, 2012.Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home.

Daffodils will bloom but no “daze”

The Shady Cove Daffodil Daze Festival will not take place this year.  However, there will still be a “daze of daffodils” blooming throughout Shady Cove and on “Daffodil Hill”.  You can still “go daffy” wearing your spring bonnets, caps, daffy boutonnières, and celebrate the arrival of spring.  But, due to unpredictable weather and circumstances beyond…

Toni Miller

Toni Miller, 65, of Shady Cove, died Feb. 25, 2012, at her home.Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Elva Tepper

Elva Tepper, 90, of Shady Cove, died Feb. 27, 2012, at her residence.Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Fresh food pantry

The next fresh food panty is Friday, Feb. 24 at St. Martin’s Church on Cleveland St. in Shady Cove. Hours are 1-3 p.m. Fresh produce and staples are provided on a first come, first served basis. No paperwork required. For information call 541-878-2166 or email

Mitchell Paul Alires

Mitchell P. Alires, 59, of Shady Cove, died Feb. 8, 2012.Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

SC water cost study to save city $30,000

Shady Cove City Council tackled numerous agenda items during their Feb. 16 study session and meeting. Yet for the variety of topics there were two pervading themes; money and efficiency. The first mark of efficiency: most topics discussed during the study session were subsequently voted on during the evening meeting. One topic concluded during the…

Dennis Colley

Dennis Colley, 57, of Shady Cove, died Feb. 10, 2012, at his home.Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.