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Prep Athlete Prep Athlete of the Week: Madeline Edwards(New) Prep Athlete of the Week: Madeline Edwards(Video)
"I've been playing softball since I could walk, so most of my life."

That's what Madeline Edwards had to say after being named first team all league in her junior season.

She is looking to cap off her high school career playing the sport she grew up loving.

Watch KMTR NewsSource 16 Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. for Prep Athlete of the Week

Log rolls on beach, killing Eugene man

Log rolls on beach, killing Eugene man »Play Video
Photo from the Lane County Sheriff's Department

A Eugene man died Sunday night after state police say he was crushed by a log that was rolling in the surf at a Florence beach.

Witnesses said the tide rushed in at about 6 p.m., knocking an elderly woman onto the sand. Officials said the Eugene man was trying to help his family member up when the receding water pushed the log on top of him.

Emergency crews find body while responding to burning home and possible gunfire in North Eugene

Emergency crews find body while responding to burning home and possible gunfire in North Eugene »Play Video

A 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning when firefighters responded to a burning home in North Eugene.

Neighbors told police they thought they heard gunshots coming from the house on Woodside Drive at around 6:45 a.m. Saturday. Fire and police found Tyler Wayne Alexander, 27, of Springfield, dead at the house after responding to the reports of smoke and possible gunfire coming from the house.

Police said they quickly secured the scene, and canceled plans to send out a Community Emergency Notification System to the public.

Willamalane Megga Hunt: 'Have a good time and celebrate spring'

Willamalane Megga Hunt: 'Have a good time and celebrate spring' »Play Video
Volunteers Sabrina Stroup and Alanna Strand help at the arts and crafts table at the annual Megga Hunt Event, which was held on April 19, 2014 in Springfield, Ore. Fahmo Mohammed, Oregon News Lab.

As the annual Megga Hunt returned to Lively Park, families gathered to enjoy a day filled with Easter egg hunting.