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Darryl Wayne Barnett | Obits

Darryl Wayne Barnett, age 51, of Myrtle Creek, OR, died February 12, 2019, at home. Darryl was born June 1, 1967, in Myrtle Creek, OR, where he lived all his ...

South Umpqua High School Graduation | Education

South Umpqua High School will hold its graduation ceremony at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 1, at the high school's Loghry Field, 501 Chadwick Lane, Myrtle Creek ...

Threat found at South Umpqua High School  KEZI TV

The principal says school will be in session tomorrow.

South Umpqua High School welcomes Carl Simpson as new principal

Carl Simpson has been named new principal for South Umpqua High School for the 2018-2019 school year. Simpson is replacing Kristi McGree, who will be ...

South Umpqua High taps home-grown educator for principal  KPIC News

TRI-CITY, Ore. -- South Umpqua High School's new principal for the 2018-19 school year will be a welcome – and familiar – face to students and staff, the district ...

High school student arrested after writing threat in South Umpqua High School bathroom

A 16-year-old South Umpqua High School student was arrested Monday for allegedly writing a threat in the boy's bathroom, according to the Douglas County ...

New church for families in South County | Family

For those looking for a church to call home in the South Umpqua area, Family Church will be opening what they refer to as a “satellite campus” in the Myrtle.

Sen. Jeff Merkley to hold Myrtle Creek town hall next week

U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Oregon, will hold a town hall meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the South Umpqua High School gym in Myrtle Creek.

Grants Pass High visits South Umpqua to escape the smoke

TRI CITY — This is what it's come to for football teams in southern Oregon trying to prepare for the 2018 season: repeated bus rides to find purer air conditions.

South Umpqua School District starts Lunchbox Express program  KEZI TV

The program hopes to bring food to a couple hundred kids over the summer in south Douglas County.


October 26, 2018 9:40 a.m.. A haunted house in south Douglas County will benefit a local school. The Hangar of Horror is at the Myrtle Creek Airport on Aviation ...

Notre Dame passes South Umpqua in Lancers' season opener

TRI CITY — Early on, most of what was happening was good for South Umpqua.

Voters Reject $26 Million Bond To Upgrade South Umpqua School District Facilities  OPB News

Voters rejected a $26 million bond that would have helped the South Umpqua School District replace and repair outdated facilities. The measure received just ...

2018 graduation ceremony calendar | Family

JUNE 1. Days Creek Charter School — Graduation will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 1, in the Days Creek Charter School gymnasium, 11381 Tiller Trail ...

Sutherlin, South Umpqua to swap administrators | Education

It's a homecoming of sorts for two high school administrators in Douglas County — Kevin Hunt and Sean Radford.

Senator Merkley discusses immigration, clean energy, pipeline at town hall in Myrtle Creek

TRI CITY — U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley believes immigrant families coming over the border should be treated with respect while their claims are processed. He also ...

Merkley to hold Town Hall meetings  Coos Bay World

BANDON - Oregon's U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley will hold town halls in Salem, Bandon, Port Orford and Myrtle Creek on Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 21 and 22.

South Umpqua, Douglas, Sutherlin ready to begin Far West League play

A year ago, South Umpqua shared the Class 4A Far West League volleyball championship with Marshfield and lost to Hidden Valley in the first round of the state ...

Creswell delivers a one-off reality check to shorthanded South Umpqua

TRI CITY — Being down one veteran starter was tough enough.

Roseburg business man Tim Allen purchases South Umpqua Rentals

My passion for business began in a class at South Umpqua High School while reading US News and World report,” said Tim Allen, new owner of South Umpqua ...

Cameron Reese | Obits

Cameron Reese, age 23, of Grants Pass, died Sunday, July 22, 2018 near Tiller, Oregon.

South Umpqua School District mulls options following failure of Measure 10-150  KPIC News

TRI CITY, Ore. -- The school board and administrators are considering the next course of action following the failure of Measure 10-150, which was rejected ...

Douglas County students prepare for nationals with Future Business Leaders of America

Students from Douglas County schools won big in the Oregon state Future Business Leaders of America competition, and many of them are busy preparing for ...

Douglas County School Directory | Family

Listed in alphabetical order by district. For an online directory, see Douglas Education *Service* District. Roseburg. Phone: 541-440-4777.

Coffenberry Middle makes mats for homeless

MYRTLE CREEK — The sound of rustling from blue, black, yellow and white plastic bags mixed with the sounds of Coffenberry Middle School students and ...

Valuable Band Instruments Stolen From South Umpqua High  KLCC FM Public Radio

Over the Thanksgiving break, someone broke into the South Umpqua High School band room in tiny Myrtle Creek and stole several expensive instruments.

Canyonville's Pioneer Days a fun family tradition | Canyonville

CANYONVILLE — Carlie Dossman, 16, of Days Creek enjoyed riding the mechanical bull at Pioneer Park in Canyonville last year, even though it was a ...


January 10, 2019 3:55 a.m.. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: Beginning January 18th and running through March 8th, the Umpqua Valley Arts Center will feature ...

Five exhibits to open at Umpqua Valley Arts Center

Five new exhibits will open on Jan. 18 at the Umpqua Valley Arts Center.

Remembering The Lives Of The Roseburg 9 . News  OPB News

The nine victims who died in the Umpqua Community College mass shooting on Oct. 1 were an eclectic mix of talented students, parents and lovers of life. Here ...

Police: 3 arrested in Tri-City on drug charges,within a thousand feet of 2 schools  KPIC News

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. -- Three Douglas County residents were arrested during a search of a Myrtle Creek home by members of the Douglas Interagency ...

Crowds attend soft opening of new Roseburg Public Library

People flocked into the Roseburg Public Library on Thursday as soon as the doors opened for the first time in more than a year and a half.

Emma Lind shines on and off the court for Riverhawks

WINCHESTER — Emma Lind took one for the team, so to speak.

Sheriff: Stolen South Umpqua High band instruments recovered; 2 arrested  KVAL

TRI CITY, Ore. Douglas County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested two people in connection with the theft of band equipment from South Umpqua High School ...

Marilyn Joyce Kusler | Obits

Marilyn Joyce Kusler, aged 76, of Myrtle Creek, OR, and a South Umpqua High School teacher of 33 years, has provided all of us with a final course on love,

Prep Cross Country: South Umpqua girls, Nakai Sinohui, ready for final challenge of the season — Class 4A state championship

TRI CITY — South Umpqua's state meet-bound girls cross country team has been seven years in the making.

The 2017-18 school year brings new teachers to Douglas County schools

Today marks the first day of school for many Douglas County students, while other school districts began classes last week. Most school districts have hired ...

Upcoming Father-Daughter dances and more... | Moms

February 18: South County Father Daughter Dance, 7 to 9 p.m. at South Umpqua High School in the Multi-Purpose room. Call 541-733-8396 for more ...

4 people arrested on drug charges in Myrtle Creek  KEZI TV

Four people were arrested on drug charges Wednesday in two separate incidents in Myrtle Creek.

Prep Soccer  Mail Tribune

Things weren't looking so good for the South Medford girls soccer team after it lost five of its first six games to start the season — a rough patch that included four ...

Boys Soccer: Rodriguez, South rock  Mail Tribune

GRANTS PASS — Ruben Rodriguez practiced what his coach preached and it paid off Saturday in the South Medford boys soccer team's Southwest ...

Red Cross sounds alarm for blood shortage | Health

The American Red Cross is sounding the alert for a blood donation shortfall to prevent a shortage from continuing throughout winter.

Douglas County schools hosting free career-based summer camps for kids  KPIC News

DOUGLAS COUNTY -- Schools across Douglas County are hosting free summer camps for kids who would like to spend a week or two checking out numerous ...

College Cheerleading: South Umpqua grad Megan Boye cheers on Beavers for second year

Megan Boyé will be at Reser Stadium in Corvallis about four hours before the Beavers kick off Saturday's Pac-12 game against Washington.

Victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting  CNN

A shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon left nine people dead on October 1, 2015. Click each photo to learn more about the victims. Read more » ...

4-H girls claim steer, hog grand championships at county fair

Jasmine Reeser and Paige Wheeler both liked the looks of their 4-H animal projects, and when the judges expressed satisfaction with the animals, the girls were ...

Community Camps | Family

Boys and Girls Club. STEAM Camps are offered for youth entering grades 2-5 and 6-12. Camps include traditional fun and diverse programming with engaging ...

Sixth candidate files for Douglas County commissioner seat

A retired Navy veteran and U.S. Census worker became the sixth candidate this week to file for the Douglas County commissioner seat vacated by Gary Leif.

Remembering and mourning: Names of 9 Umpqua college shooting victims released

ROSEBURG, Oregon-- A quadruplet, an aspiring pediatric nurse, and a man who had finally found his path in life. Recent high school graduates experiencing ...

Myrtle Creek teen to be crowned as 2017 Miss Teen Rodeo Oregon queen on Jan. 28

CANYONVILLE — The coronation of the 2017 Miss Teen Rodeo Oregon queen will take place this Saturday at Seven Feathers Casino Resort to honor this ...

COOL JOBS: Tom Hull, Shop Teacher  Coos Bay World

Tom Hull. Shop teacher. Marshfield High School. Education: Four-year industrial arts degree and teaching certificate, Western Washington University. Tom Hull ...

Twenty five educators received golden apple awards in Douglas County on Tuesday

Celebrating “Excellence in Education,” 25 educators from four Douglas County school districts and the Douglas Education *Service* District were honored at the ...

Prep Girls Soccer: South Umpqua defeats Douglas 1-0 | Preps

WINSTON — Jenna Castro scored in the 70th minute of Thursday's Far West League girls soccer game against Douglas to secure a 1-0 win for the Lancers.

Myrtle Creek girl, 16, killed in car crash  KPIC

A 16-year-old girl died Wednesday in a car crash on Interstate 5 south of Myrtle Creek.

Oregon shooting: Family says Rebecka Ann Carnes was 'loving, strong'

Rebecka Ann Carnes, 18, of Myrtle Creek, a victim of the college shooting, was a niece of a local paramedic. A formal statement approved by her mother and ...

UCC announces spring 2017 honor rolls | Ucc

The Umpqua Community College Interim Vice President of Student Services/Registrar David Farrington announced the 2017 spring term honor roll.

Ford Family Foundation announces 2017 Ford Scholars | Education

The Ford Family Foundation has selected 105 students from Oregon and 15 students from Siskiyou County, California, as new Ford Scholars. This year's Ford ...

Prep Volleyball: South Umpqua tops North Bend in Far West opener

TRI CITY — The South Umpqua Lancers provided a feel-good moment to the start of the Far West League volleyball season Tuesday night.

Oregon shooting victims remembered: ‘I don’t know if I can ever relieve this pain’

ROSEBURG, Oregon -- A quadruplet, an aspiring pediatric nurse and a man who had finally found his path in life. Recent high school graduates experiencing ...

Homeless Students: Rural Douglas County home to large percentage of homeless students

Providing a safe place where students can do laundry, take a shower, get food and some new clothing may not be the primary purpose of schools, but across ...

Marshfield will honor former football coach Kent Wigle with two events

COOS BAY — Marshfield High School is inviting former players of Kent Wigle to be part of a pair of celebrations of the former football coach this week.

Crash victim Chelsea Duffy wanted to be a doctor  Albany Democrat Herald

CORVALLIS — The driver who died in a car wreck Wednesday on Highway 34 was a 22-year-old single mother who was attending Oregon State University with ...

Oakland senior Rachel Arts finishes strong in final home meet

OAKLAND — Rachel Arts set a track record, clearing 9 feet in the girls pole vault Friday night at Eddy Field in the 16th annual Oakland Twilight track and field.

On Biz: Elk ranch with county ties booming

Normally, this column is all about business developments in Douglas County, but on a rare occasion it'll venture across the county line and discuss a business ...

Oregon Report Cards: Data But No Ratings  OPB News

Oregon's school report cards don't have overall grades for local schools and districts this year. But there is new information in them. Federal education officials ...

Roseburg endocrinologist finds there's no place like home

Endocrinologist Patrick Clyde enjoyed his 22 years in the Navy, but he's glad to be home.

School Exclusion Day . News  OPB News

Starting Wednesday, children who are not up-to-date on their vaccinations can be excluded from Oregon schools unless they have a medical or personal belief ...

Oregon Has Highest Vaccine Exemption Rate In US  OPB News

Parents whose children aren't fully vaccinated, will start getting letters from the state this week warning about school exclusion day. Some Oregon schools are ...

Pacific University men's and women's wrestling entering a new era, coach says

Now entering his sixth season at Pacific, men's and women's wrestling coach Severin Walsh says times are changing for the better across all of the college's ...

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