Fireworks Cause Grass Fire Near Jackson County Expo

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Fire officials say they have fully contained the grass fire near the Jackson County Expo. Officials say two young children and their mother started the fire. They were playing with fireworks on the Greenway, but fireworks are banned there. The fire was contained to about half an acre to an acre … Continue reading »

Rodeo Round Up

By Yessenia Anderson CENTRAL POINT, Ore.– Officials said hundreds filled their stadium seats, topping last years attendance by about 1,000. While all the old favorite show features returned, this year it was a new outdoor addition of the Rogue Saloon that closed the show. “It was a relaxed setting a big bonfire going. Then after … Continue reading »

Jackson County Expo Prepares for the Rodeo

By Danielle Craig CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Hundreds of cowboys and girls are headed to central point for the Jackson County Expo’s second largest event of the year. The Wild Rogue Pro-Rodeo kicks off Thursday night, but it’s been a year in the making. Before the arena fills with cowboys and girls, it’s a race … Continue reading »

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