New proposal has upper Rogue residents upset

A report in a local newspaper has some upper Rogue residents upset. A new proposal by Senator Alan Bates would establish several paths along the upper stretches of the Rogue River and also create public areas along the stream to provide bathrooms and places for trash. The proposal is not limited to the Rogue, but…

GMO, a growing concern to many

GMO, GE, Genetically Engineered, Genetically Modified Organism, all are buzz words that either garner staunch support or create fear and dread.  Whatever you choose to call it, it is one of the most charged issues of our day. Dr. Carol Mallory-Smith, professor and weed scientist at Oregon State University in Corvallis, spoke to a group…

Budd Smith

Budd Smith, 84, of White City, died Feb. 8, 2012, at his home.Arrangements by Abbey Funeral.

Sarah May Parfomchuk

Sarah May Parfomchuk, 83, of Eagle Point died Aug. 23, 2011 at her home. She was born on a farm in a log house in Armstrong Mills, OH to Robert and Bessie Smith on Jan. 18, 1928. She married Nicholas Parfomchuk on Sept. 24, 1954. On April 7, 1957, Sarah and Nicholas were baptized simultaneously…

John Francis Smith, Jr.

John Francis Smith, Jr,60, died peacefully in his home in Etna, Calif., on Mar. 25, 2011. Born Dec. 5, 1950, in Vallejo, Calif., he served in the military as a pararescueman and formed many friends during his 10 years in the military. After serving in the military, he continued to serve the government as an…

SC girls were 3-1 lat week, 3 games this week

Last week the Lady Wolverines met their toughest opponent on Monday, ending the week with a 3-1 record for both JV and Varsity.  In the JV matchup, Kirsten Pariani scored 14 of the 27 points for the Wolverines, with Dana Johnson, Becca Ash, and Socha Smith scoring the remainder, for a final score of 27-18….

Dorothy May Smith

Dorothy May Smith, 86, of White City, died July 25, 2009 at Skylark Memory Care. Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home.

Dorothy May Smith

Dorothy May Smith, 86, of White City, died July 25, 2009 at Skylark Memory Care. Arrangements by Perl Funeral Home.

ODOT funding new bus service to the coast

A new bus service, the Southwest POINT, will soon begin operating daily between Klamath Falls and Brookings, giving travelers across southern Oregon a new way to connect with family, friends and services. And it will include a stop in White City. The POINT (which stands for Public Oregon INtercity Transit) will make 12 stops in…

Harley Orlan Dickerson

Harley Orlan Dickerson, 67, of Central Point, died of a heart attack on March 29, 2009.      He was born Jan. 30, 1942 in Alton, Mo., and was one of five sons born to the late Harley Orlan Sr. and Dorothy (Smith) Dickerson, of Doniphan, Mo. He graduated from Ashland High School in 1960…

Louisa Ruth "Happy" Warren

Louisa Ruth "Happy" Warren was born Dec. 18, 1916 to Philip and Eda Martin Fox, in Austin, Penn.  She died peacefully in her sleep, at the age of 92, Jan. 16, 2009, in Redding, Calif. Upon her father’s untimely death in the Spanish Influenza epidemic in 1920, she moved to Philadelphia with her mother and…