New Fencing for School Safety

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Jackson County School District 9 says safety is its top priority, and is now working on installing full fencing around each campus. At Table Rock Elementary, one opening at a gate is now the only spot you can enter or exit the campus during regular school hours, and it’s locked after … Continue reading »

House Saved In Fire

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Fire crews battled two different home fires overnight; one of them was in Eagle Point, the other in Grants Pass. Medford Fire-Rescue, and two other agencies worked together to save a home in Eagle Point late Thursday night. Officials say the garage and cars inside were destroyed. No one was hurt.

Police Chase Ends in Eagle Point

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A man drives down a 10 foot irrigation ditch t after trying to escape from Jackson County Sheriff deputies. It started out as a minor traffic stop between White City and Eagle Point, but deputies say Jordan Krawczyk refused to stop and drove to Buchanan Road in Eagle Point. He  drove through a … Continue reading »

Braille American Flag for Blind Veterans

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A group of veterans often hidden from the spotlight are being honored in a special dedication ceremony. The National Cemetery in Eagle Point is revealing a new Braille American Flag for blind veterans. Earlier this summer, a similar ceremony took place at the cemetery in Roseburg. National Cemetery Director Ted Travers … Continue reading »

District 9 Begins Proficiency Grading

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Some schools in the Rogue Valley are making a change to the way students are graded. School District 9 have switched to proficiency grading for the. In this system of scoring, students are shown how their performance measures up to the established standards. In the same way it allows the school … Continue reading »

Third Arrest In Eagle Point Burglaries

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has made a third arrest in connection with a series of crimes that took place in the Eagle Point area. 26-year-old Micah James Farley was arrested over the weekend on a warrant. The sheriff’s office said he confessed to participating in the crimes. He remains in … Continue reading »

$7,000 of Stolen Property Recovered

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Jackson County Sheriff’s Office retrieved around $7,000 worth of stolen property and arrested two people. On Monday morning, owners of a cow pasture reported two people trespassing and harassing them. The sheriff’s office says a 1992 Dodge Caravan and a pull trailer were located stuck in the middle of a cow … Continue reading »

Burglary In Eagle Point Investgated

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the burglary of about $7,000 worth of items from a garage. Just after 7 p.m. on Thursday, deputies were called to the home along Highway 140 in Eagle Point. According to the homeowner, he left his residence around 4 p.m. and when he returned … Continue reading »

Eagle Point House Lights Up Christmas

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Every December, homeowners around the country put up elaborate light displays, that blink in time with music and one of the more elaborate homes making waves online this year is in the Rogue Valley. Eagle Point resident Alex Sked created the display that blinks in time with 18 minutes of music, … Continue reading »

Eagle Point Experiences Power Outage

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Eagle Point High School students were sent home Tuesday morning because of a power outage that affected more than 2,000 customers. Traffic lights were out and businesses had to shut down during the outage from about 9 a.m. until just before noon. Officials with Pacific Power say a bird is to … Continue reading »

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