South Medford loses a physical battle to West Salem. Crater falls to Tualatin in a high scoring contest. Ashland shuts out Klamath Union while Cascade Christian gets blanked by Santiam Christian. Check out these highlights and more on the Friday Night Blitz.
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 »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — More than a hundred people gathered at the Eagle Point National Cemetery to honor fallen soldiers this Memorial Day. Veteran Emmitt Patterson attended the service to remember his father who served in World War II and his friends who didn’t make it back from Vietnam with him. “It makes me feel good … Continue reading »
EAGLE POINT, Ore. — “Soccer Under The Lights” is only in its second month in Eagle Point and captain Jose Lopez says the bonds formed with the players help some stay on the right path and not get involved with any Rogue Valley gangs. “In gangs you just start, like, skipping school and not even … Continue reading »
Shady Cove School is closed Tuesday because of a power outage caused by lightning. Jackson County School District 9 says classes have been cancelled for all grade levels at the school. Pacific Power expects to have power restored by 10am.
EAGLE POINT, Ore.– An overheated rice pillow is the determined cause of a fire that destroyed half of a duplex in Eagle Point during the night. The fire began on Teakwood Drive around midnight. According to investigators, the residents were heating up a rice pillow in a microwave oven. The pillow became overheated and began … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — Two structures fires kept fire crews busy in the Rogue Valley on Sunday afternoon. The Medford Fire Department responded to a call around 1 p.m. about a fire just blocks away from one of their stations. Table Rock Road was shut down as crews worked to put out the fire near the … Continue reading »
South Medford holds off a late run by North to beat the Black Tornado 65-59. Other games in this edition of the Round Ball Wrap include: Mazama vs. Klamath Union, Southern Oregon vs. Evergreen St. and Eagle Point vs. Grants Pass.