Fire Hydrant Honors Fallen Soldier

EAGLE POINT, Ore.– A special fire hydrant in Eagle Point is honoring a local marine who died during a training exercise last September. Nick Sell’s mother brought the idea to the city council and Fire District Three last fall. Kathy Sell said it is something to not only remember her son, but to inspire people to … Continue reading »

Memorial for Eagle Point Marine

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A pair of memorials in Eagle Point allowed the community to celebrate the life of Nick Sell. Sell died last week during a Marine training near Palm Springs. Members of the Eagle Point community said everyone knows the Sell family and everyone was saddened by 21-year-old Nick’s death last week. To honor … Continue reading »

Eagle Point Honors Fallen Veteran

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — More than 150 flags belonging to fallen veterans lined the streets of Eagle Point on Wednesday night. Typically, the flags come out for holidays like the 4th of July or Memorial Day, but this time they’re up to honor a local fallen veteran. Last week, Eagle Point marine Nick Sell died … Continue reading »

Boy Scouts Remember Life of OR Marine

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 »