A.P. Students Concerned About Exam

MEDFORD, Ore. — North Medford High School offers more than 20 advanced placement and college credit courses. More than 3,000 college credits are earned at North every year, but with instruction time being cut down in the classroom, students worry about the outlook of their advanced courses. While South Medford High School teachers picketed through … Continue reading »

Students Walk Out During 1st Day Back

MEDFORD, Ore. — North Medford High School teachers sang the Black Tornado fight song as they watched their students file into school for the first time since the strike began. “It’s kind of interesting seeing our school over there and all of our teachers over here,” said North Medford students Halli and Mya Roussell. “I’m … Continue reading »

North Medford Comes Back to Stun Wilson

MEDFORD, Ore. – North Medford looked sluggish and out-of-sync in the first half of Sunday’s non-league game against Wilson. The second half was a different story. The Black Tornado were led by 20 points from Tristen Holmes as they outscored the Trojans 38-21 in the final 16 minutes. The game was originally scheduled for Saturday … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: A Second Fight

MEDFORD, Ore. — North Medford High School students always fight for their sparrows.  Three years ago, that’s exactly what they did for 4-year-old Jared Ramirez-Ponce. At the time Jared was battling a rare form of childhood cancer.  Within a year and a half of his diagnosis he went into remission.  But his dad, Juan Ramirez, … Continue reading »

DWTRVS 2013: Alyssa Caroprese

On November 9th, the 5th Annual Dancing With The Rogue Valley Stars will take to the stage! Eleven local celebrities will dance to raise money for Southern Oregon Sparrow Clubs and USA Dance. Dancing With The Rogue Valley Stars will be at the North Medford High School Auditorium with two shows on Saturday, November 9th. … Continue reading »

DWTRVS 2013: Genie Gilliam

On November 9th, the 5th Annual Dancing With The Rogue Valley Stars will take to the stage! Eleven local celebrities will dance to raise money for Southern Oregon Sparrow Clubs and USA Dance. Dancing With The Rogue Valley Stars will be at the North Medford High School Auditorium with two shows on Saturday, November 9th. … Continue reading »

High Hopes for Wheelmobile Contestants

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Wheelmobile is packing up after two days of tryouts, but it isn’t gone for good. Round two of auditions will be right here in Medford, but where and when that second round will take place is a mystery. Organizers say that if contestants thought this was nerve-racking, they haven’t seen anything … Continue reading »

Crowds Gather for Wheel of Fortune Event

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford residents are playing for a chance to appear on America’s game show. The Wheel of Fortune Wheelmobile tours around the country looking for people who can play the game. If they have what it takes, they might get to go to Los Angeles to spin the wheel on the big stage. … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Sparrow’s Strength

MEDFORD, Ore. — For the first time in Southern Oregon, Sparrow kids and clubs are flocking together for a one-of-a kind event this weekend. The “Walk For Sparrows” was put together by a North Medford High School student. While this event will bring several of the children dealing with medical illnesses together, it was one … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Walk for Sparrows

MEDFORD, Ore. — With the help of North Medford High School’s Sparrow Club, North Medford High School student Amy Krick is putting on the first ever “Walk For Sparrows.” The event is a big senior project, loosely modeling the Relay for Life. Participants will walk around North Medford High School, raising money for USA Sparrow … Continue reading »

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