TALENT, Ore. —A family displaced by the Almeda fire now has a new place to call home, as Thanksgiving approaches. We first told you about the Brooks family last year, along with their search for a permanent home. (And we ...

PHOENIX, Ore. – Phoenix-Talent 5th graders are getting a new elective this school year. It’s all thanks to one teacher. Like much of the nation, school districts are facing teacher shortages. But the Phoenix-Talent School District is seeing a shortage ...

MEDFORD, Ore.- In the face of a state-wide substitute teacher shortage, Oregon is offering a new emergency substitute license. For some local school districts it can provide relief for both schools and existing substitutes. The state rolled out the new ...

MEDFORD, Ore.- Oregon schools and school districts are getting report cards of their own. The Oregon Department of Education released its annual “At-A-Glance” evaluations today, which looks  at how schools handled this past school year.  The pandemic had a clear ...

TALENT, Ore.- After three tested positive for Covid-19, approximately 100 Talent Middle School students are now having to quarantine for up to 14 days. The school year there started just a week ago today. Quarantining around 100 students is not an ...

TALENT, Ore. – About 100 Talent Middle School students are under mandatory quarantine due to possible exposure to COVID-19. Monday morning, the school became aware that three members of the TMS football team tested positive for COVID-19. Educators had to ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — A single mom who lost her home in the Almeda Fire was given a temporary home on wheels. The Phoenix-Talent School District provided it last December. Christy Brooks has been living in the trailer with her two ...

PHOENIX, Ore. – Phoenix-Talent School District’s Brent Barry has been named Oregon Superintendent of the Year. After he was surprised with the announcement, Barry reportedly said, “Humbled and honored … I am honored to receive this award, but this is ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. —With the school year winding down, educators are being confronted with a new reality, as they begin a new month. The state increased the amount of time students may have to quarantine, late last week. And with ...

TALENT, Ore. —More transitional housing options for Almeda Fire victims are soon headed to Phoenix and Talent. It’s being called the Gateway Transitional Housing Project. It’s a joint effort between the Talent Urban Renewal Agency and the Phoenix-Talent School District. ...