EAGLE POINT, Ore. – Jackson County Sheriff deputies say a man is dead after his own ATV hit and killed him. Deputies are ruling it as an accidental death. They responded this morning to the 2300 block of Cobleigh Road near Eagle Point. They say the 70-year-old man was doing farm work and took his ATV out. A few … Continue reading »
Friday Night Blitz from September 20. North Medford pulls the upset of the year in defeating defending state champion Sheldon. Other highlights include Grants Pass at Crater, South Medford at South Eugene, Roseburg at Thurston, Ashland at Churchill, Eagle Point at Springfield and Klamath Union at Yreka.
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Bouquets of flowers lined the porch at the Sell family’s home in Eagle Point Thursday afternoon. Earlier this week, the Sell’s youngest son, Nick, a Marine, was killed in a training accident out side of Palm Springs, California. Long time family friend Sarah Thornton was close to Nick. “I feel like … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A marine corporal who was training east of Palm Springs, died when a tank caught on fire Tuesday. Sell was training at the Marine Corps air ground combat center when the accident occurred. There were three other marines who were injured. Before Sell was a marine, he was in the boy scouts … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A White City man who was last seen on his birthday in May is still missing. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigations Office says 25-year-old Chris Evans was last seen at the Eagle Point Wal-Mart Store on his birthday over three months ago. They say they’re concerned about his safety. Detectives … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT,Ore. — Lightning strikes a house in Eagle Point damaging a roof, walls, and electrical wiring. “It was a big pop sound — that was it — it was like a big pop,” said resident Tiffani Donald. The lightning went through the roof and touched down just inches away from her bed. “At first I … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A woman was sent to the hospital after a rollover crash. Oregon State Police troopers say the crash happened on the 1100 block on Highway 140 in Eagle Point. An Oregon Department Forestry truck driver says the woman was driving behind him, tailgating and swerving into the other lane. He pulled … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — As the sun starts to set Thursday evening, the stars and stripes start to go up. “If it wasn’t for all of the volunteers this all wouldn’t happen,” said volunteer coordinator Helen Wolgamott About a dozen Eagle Point community members turned out place flags along a three mile stretch through downtown … Continue reading »