Jared Cordon officially started his new job as superintendent of Roseburg Public Schools on July 1, and he’s been getting to know the people in the district over the past few weeks.
WINCHESTER — A fictional plane crash stranded children on Skull Island with only one way to escape, in this week's Roseburg Summer Fun summer camp organized by Umpqua Community College.
CAMAS VALLEY — Logan Dancer said he didn’t mind coming to school in the summer, at least not if it meant he got to learn 3D printing and robotics.
Swimming, golf, tennis, basketball, soccer, hiking, fishing and taekwondo are among the activities children attending PartnerSports Camp are participating in this summer.
The City of Roseburg will remain a funding partner for a proposed allied and mental health college despite the project receiving less money from the Oregon State Legislature than city officials hoped, they said.
OAKLAND — Hometown Heroes, an event at the Oakland City Library, started with free lunches and ended with sirens and the search for a “missing” child.
Our local AFS chapter to find host families for some wonderful high school students (ages 15–18) from all over the world who want to spend a year in the US and be your hosted son/daughter or sibling. Students arrive this year in early August, and they’ll depart about 3 weeks into June of 202…
I have always wanted to travel and see the world. Fueled by my desire to explore new places and experience new things, I decided to go out of my comfort zone and set off into the unknown.
Nearly 60 Cub Scouts and their leaders have converged at the Roseburg Rod & Gun Club for five days of Cub Day Camp. On Wednesday, during “How the West was Fun,” boys rotated to different activities, including Cherokee stick ball, Pony Express Relay, dutch oven cooking and archery. The ca…
Rose School and Roseburg High School both underwent an accreditation process by AdvancED this year and exceeded expectations.
Skyler Harrington was awarded the ATRIO First Responders Endowment scholarship this year through the Umpqua Community College Foundation.
WINCHESTER — Teachers, staff and family members of current students welcomed the community to the new site of Maple Corner Montessori on Tuesday.
Take Root Parenting Connection in Douglas County will be adding classes for parents of teenagers for the 2019-20 school year.
Roseburg High School incoming senior Margo Boyd was elected as the Future Business Leaders of America’s national secretary during the 2019 National Leadership Conference, which wrapped up Tuesday in San Antonio.
Roseburg’s medical college is one step closer to being built after the Oregon State Legislature approved $10 million in state lottery bonding for the Southern Oregon Medical Workforce Center.
Jessica Ann Wagoner of Oakland was named to the Dean's Honor Roll at Fort Hays University in Hays, Kansas, for the spring 2019 semester.
Jake Calkins was vacationing with his family in St. Croix several years ago when the Roseway — a historic fishing and naval yacht — docked and allowed visitors aboard the schooner. This summer he’s returning to the same ship for an ambassador program.
Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation awarded $556,850 to 83 nonprofits serving Coos, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath and Lane counties.
The following are students that have achieved honor roll at Joseph Lane Middle School for the fourth quarter of the 2018-2019 school year.
DRAIN — Children counted down from 10 to launch rockets on a grass field outside the Mildred Whipple Library on Wednesday as part of the 2019 summer reading program “A Universe of Stories.”
Douglas County kindergartners were below the state average in three core areas of learning during assessments that were done in the fall of 2018.
WINSTON — Wildlife Safari hosted a summer camp focused on all of the grossest things in the animal kingdom for 4 to 7-year-olds this week.