Lions Club Gives Back

Each year, the Lions Club donates dozens of stuffed animals to the fire and police department who use them to comfort children during difficult times...

Lions Club Presents Check to Scouts

At their January 2, 2014 meeting, Jacksonville Lions presented a check for $150 to Boy Scout Troop 7 for helping the Lions Club...

Celebrating Miss Vicki’s “Zone of Love”

In a heartwarming retirement send-off ceremony, staff, parents and students gathered in the Jacksonville Elementary...

Jacksonville Review’s 2013 Citizens of the Year!

Whitman Parker, Publisher, is honored to present the inaugural 2013 Jacksonville Review Citizens of the Year!

Scout Troop Makes History with Food Project

On a chilly November 9th morning, nearly 20 Jacksonville Boy Scout and Eagle Scouts from Troop 17 gathered in the Bigham Knoll...

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Jacksonville Elementary’s Anna Meunier Wins State Teaching Award

Fourth grade teacher at Jacksonville Elementary School, Anna Meunier, was awarded the 2013 Oregon State History Teacher of the Year in a ceremony on Friday, November 8, 2013.

Vi Davis Honored for Decades of Service

On Tuesday, November 5th, City Hall was packed with a standing room-only crowd to honor Vi Davis for her decades of...

Soul Matters Columnist, Kate Ingram, Publishes First Book

In October, Jacksonville Review contributor and author Kate Ingram’s book, Washing the Bones: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Transformation...

Erdmanns Publish Book on Star Trek Trading Cards

Local writers Paula and Terry Erdmann publish new book, "Star Trek: The Topps Original Trading Card Series." about Topps 1976 Star Trek cards...

J’ville Teen to be Arthritis Walk Youth Grand Marshall

Jacksonville 8th-grader Liam Hensman wants you to join “Team Jacksonville,” and will serve as this year’s Youth Grand Marshall...

Jacksonville’s John Bowling Saves Life with CPR

On Tuesday morning, August 13, Jacksonville resident John Bowling was driving home along South Stage Road when he noticed...

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Home Pet Vet Has New Owner

Dr. Julie Tavares is the new owner...

A Tale of Two County Courthouses by Mayor Paul Becker

Our courthouse has had its own checkered history...

Tour the Farm at Sanctuary One!

Tours are held Wednesdays and Saturdays from early April to early November...

Maifest Returns May 5th!

MaiFest is a fun event for the whole family at Bigham Knoll

Hike-A-Thon Will Explore New Trail

Saturday, April 20 is this year's fun event...

Letter of Thanks to The Review

On behalf of Sterling Creek Antiques, Mark and I would like to thank the Jacksonville Review for the wonderful opportunity to tell our neighbors we are here and offer our inventory and expertise to them.  We have had a wonderful response our first four months […]

Gary West Expands into Canada!

The relationship with Bed, Bath & Beyond is flourishing...

Local Singer Christina Duane Going On Tour

Starting on April 3, Christina will be taking her band on the road

First Phase of McKee Bridge Restoration Starts

First Phase of McKee Bridge Restoration Starts

The first phase of the McKee Bridge restoration has started.  The McKee Bridge Historical Society (MBHS) commenced raising matching funds when Jackson County agreed to apply for a grant to restore the bridge.  The grant was made by the federal government on August 2, 2012.  It totaled $547,250, […]

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The Future of Historic Hanley Farm

This season we are excited to introduce many new features at Hanley Farm.

South Stage Partners with Britt for Rising Stars!

Last year Jacksonville launched the Rising Stars competition, a celebration of local musicians...

FREE Movie Night – “The Court Jester”

Friday, March 22nd, at 7 PM the film at Old City Hall will be one of the brightest comedies ever filmed...

Fun Ruch School Happenings!

Celebrate Ruch Community on Saturday March 9th from 11 AM -3 PM...

Troon Vineyard Named ‘Top 10 Hottest Brands’ of 2012

Troon Vineyard Named ‘Top 10 Hottest Brands’ of 2012

by Wine Business Monthly

Troon Vineyard has been named one of the “Top 10 Hot Brands” in America. The well respected industry publication Wine Business Monthly announced the list in its February 2013 issue. This prestigious award is perhaps the most impressive accolade this 41 year […]

Farewell Salute for Don Wendt

Come and share your memories February 16...

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President’s Day – and Movie Night! By Mayor Paul Becker

"Drums Along the Mohawk" is February's Free Movie - February 15

Historic Landmark Education 101

Public is invited February 19 to help dispel myths and rumors about Jacksonville’s Historic Landmark District.

Why Art Matters in Jacksonville – By Hannah West

I’d like to share what I’ve learned about how art affects our community...

Focus on Local Studio Artist, Sarah Waldron by Randall Grealish

Socializing with local shop owners and residents that frequent town on a daily basis gives added value...

Jacksonville’s Chinese New Year Events

Mark Your Calendars to Celebrate the Year of the Snake February 16!

Britt Announces Candidates for Music Director and Conductor

The 3 finalists will conduct the Britt Orchestra in the 2013 season...

Cemtery Ish Block Repairs Needed

Fundraising has begun for the Ish Block - Fundraiser on Feb. 23!

New Councilors Sworn-in

Mayor Becker and three new City Councilors Sworn-in...

Up Close and Personal with Metal Artist Cheryl Garcia

First in a series of artist profiles by Randall Graelish

Jo Parker Buys WillowCreek Gifts

In mid-November, Jo Parker bought Willowcreek Gifts on California Street from mother and daughter Susan and Jennifer Stanley

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New Art Presence Art Show Features Cammy Davis

"The Root of All Questions" Exhibit and Art Reception...

Free Movie Night – This Week!

Movie Night at Old City Hall is THIS Friday, Jan 11th at 7pm!

The Little Shop of Locals – By Paula and Terry Erdmann

Review is hearing that locals ARE making a huge effort to Shop Local this year!

Victorian Christmas Events

The Victorian Christmas festivities officially kick-off on FRIDAY, November 30 at 6 pm with the annual parade

Free Movie Night For December

I’LL BE SEEING YOU screens at 7 P.M. in Old City Hall on December 14th.

Art Presence Features JVille Elementary Kids’ Art

In December, Art Presence is partnering with students from Jacksonville Elementary School...


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Mike Card Named Chairman of American Trucking Association

Jacksonville's Card, 53 and his brothers own Combined Transport of Central Point

Jacksonville Garden Club Greens Sale

Pre Order your centerpieces, swags and more! Buy at the Sale on December 7 & 8...

Jacksonville’s City Council and Mayor Results

The votes are in (although unofficial until November 26)...

New Antique Store Opens in Jacksonville

“Sterling Creek Antiques” has just opened in the Orth Building...

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The Bennett Estate is Sold

Interview with new buyers, Frank and Ken...

Metal Artist Cheryl Garcia Unveils New Art

Beautiful new art on show this Sunday, November 18 at Red Lily Vineyards...

From Underdog to Wonderdog – By Robin Dickson

At Dogs for the Deaf (DFD), our mission is to rescue dogs from shelters...