Jacksonville

Ruch family uses coffee shop as classroom

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — “That’s the only place you can do it… inside a place where it has wifi,” said Brody Felchlin, 6th grader at Ruch Outdoor Community School. What may look like your neighborhood coffee shop is now a classroom for 6th …

Britt Festival Orchestra goes virtual

The Britt Festival Orchestra is going online this July and August. On its Facebook page, you will eb able to hear five different recordings of past performances, with photos and music to follow along with visually. Before each of the recordings, there …
Murder suspect Aisling Tucker Moore-Reed.

Moore-Reed pleads guilty to charge of manslaughter

MEDFORD, Ore. – A well-known Jacksonville author and journalist pled guilty during a court settlement on Wednesday. Aisling Tucker Moore-Reed is being charged with manslaughter in the second degree for the death of her uncle, Shane Patrick Moore, in July 2016 outside …

Barbershops and salons open Friday

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. – Some barbershops and salons began reopening in Southern Oregon today. The Secret Barbershop Society in Jacksonville says it was full of appointments from open to close today. Customers and employees are required to wear a mask and have sanitation …

Retail store enforcing Phase One guidelines

JACKSONVILLE. Ore. – While the state has set rules for businesses to open some are going a step further to keep people safe. Scheffel’s Toys in Jacksonville says its customers will be required to use the sanitation station as they enter the …