Rogue River Subway Opening Soon
Rogue River will bewel coming a new restaurant next month. According to Ada and Mike Rodgers, on Feb.11, the doors of their Subway sandwich shop, located at 205 Main St., will be opening. They do plan a more formal, grand opening on Feb.21. The couple said that they were excited about being in Rogue River. “(Rogue River) was our first and only choice,” Mike said. “The location is great and we really love the atmosphere here. We wanted our place to be in a small community, because we want to be a part of that community.” Residing in Medford, the Rodgers family (Subscribe for full story)
"Beautiful Bluebirds" art-work created by the studentsin Mrs. Safko's kindergartenclass at Rogue River Ele-mentary will be on displaythrough February at theRogue River Library, 412East Main Street. For more information,please call the Rogue RiverBranch Library at 541 864-8850.
Medford Woman Arrested For Murder
A Medford woman and her boyfriend, wanted for North Carolina murder, were arrested by California law enforcement officers Jan.27. According to a press release from the Hoke County(NC) Sheriff’s Dept., Tyler Mark Pierce and his girl-friend Samantha Shilts, both 21, were arrested on charges of possession of a stolen motor vehicle, common law robbery and first-degree murder. Pierce is being held Nevada County Detention Center in Truckee, Calif., and Shilts is being held in Sacramento County Detention Center in Sacramento. The suspects area waiting extradition to Hoke County, where 58-year-old Jakir Mohammad Sheikh was found strangled in a motel room at the Raeford Inn. Sheikh was reported missing on Jan. 16. The press release cited the cooperation from multiple agencies to include the (Subscribe for full story)