EP wrestlers dominate dual

Because Ashland High School does not have a full wrestling team, Eagle Point hosted them along with South Medford High School in two dual meets on Wednesday, Jan. 11. The varsity Eagles wrestled their way to victory in both meets, with final team scores of 72 – 3 against Ashland, and 61 – 12 against…

New weight restrictions on Main Street bridge

Effective Wednesday Dec. 21, 2011 the weight limit posting on the Main Street Bridge was  reduced to 16 ton for Type 3 trucks, closed to Type 3S-2 (truck and trailer), said Gary Shipley of Eagle Point Public works.  Shipley said the bridge will be closed to Type 3-3 trucks (doubles). ODOT Bridge Inspectors have conducted…

Main St. bridge weight limit change

Effective Wednesday Dec. 21, 2011 the weight limit posting on the Main Street Bridge will be reduced to 16 ton for Type 3 trucks, closed to Type 3S-2 (truck and trailer), said Gary Shipley of Eagle Point Public works.  Shipley said the bridge will be closed to Type 3-3 trucks (doubles). ODOT Bridge Inspectors have…

Shady Cove Middle School has three state track champs

Three Shady Cove School athletes participated in the Oregon State Middle School Track and Field Championships on June 5 at LaPine. Eighth-graders Bryson Baker and Sherman Hammond and sixth-grader Michael Hammond competed in 100-meter run, high jump, discus and javelin. They competed with youth from over 30 schools from the entire state. Sherman threw the…

Jerry Capello Memorial Powerlifting Competition

One hundred and twenty world class powerlifters will compete Feb. 6 in honor of lifting legend Jerry Capello, a local competitor who passed away in June of 2009. The event—the Jerry Capello Memorial WABDL Powerlifting Competition—takes place from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Ramada Hotel and Convention Center, 2250 Biddle Road in Medford….