Remembering Why We Have Our Freedom
On Memorial Day the local Rogue River Veterans of Foreign Wars gathered atthe Woodville Cemetery to pay respects to all that served for the United States.
Community Rallies to Remember Tera Morgan
A number of events will be held this week to remember a Rogue River woman who died last week and raise money for her family. Teralyn Morgan, 39, was killed last Tuesday when the school bus she was driving struck head-on with a Murphy Plywood tractor-trailer rig on N. River Rd. According to the Rogue River Police Dept. (RRPD),at 9:07 a.m. May 19, a collision along the 5200 block of N. River Rd. RRPD officers and fire/rescue units responded to the scene.Capt. Nicco Holt, Rogue River Fire District (RRFD), said that the school bus collided with a Murphy Plywood tractor-trailer rig. He added that Fire District 3 – from the Gold Hill fire station – and AMR ambulance service also responded. RRPD reported that the traffic collision occurred within city (Subscribe for full story)
Early Morning Accident Kills Rogue River Man
A Rogue River man was killed in a one-vehicle traffic collision Tuesday morning. According to the Rogue River Police Dept. (RRPD), Randall Hampton, was re-ported to be dead on scene by the medical examiner. Capt. Nicco Holt, Rogue River Fire District (RRFD), reported that the traffic collision was called in at around 6:44 a.m. RRFD crews responded to the collision, which happened along the 600 block of Pine St. They found the victim’s vehicle, a Dish Network service van, on its side. RRPD officers and Jackson County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) deputies also responded. Holt said that they had to contact the medical examiner. “We had to wait until the M.E. (medical examiner) arrived before we could extricate the victim,”he said. The JCSO reported they’d been notified of the accident at around 6:55a.m. The medical examiner (Subscribe for full story)