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The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.

Muskegon rumbles past Rams 45-0

September 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

By RANDY GREGORY   It was thought coming into the game played at Muskegon on Friday, September 13 that Rockford would be facing their most formidable challenge of the season. The Big Reds featured a multitude of Division 1 athletes who have either already committed or will commit in the next year or two while featuring size and speed that is probably unmatched [...]

Rockford girl’s swim & dive has strong performance at double dual

September 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

Senior Stephanie Mull swims the 100 Breaststroke against Holland and Mercy. Senior Kayla Kidder swims the 500 freestyle. On Saturday September 14, 2013, the Rockford Girl’s Swim & Dive team returned to Holland Aquatic Center for a double dual meet. Rockford competed with Holland, the reigning 2012 Division 2 State Champions who are currently ranked 1st in Division 2 [...]

Girls’ cross country takes 5th in East Lansing and 3rd in Sparta

September 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

Medich (left) and Beach (right) work their way forward at Sparta Invitational. Brasure midrace. The Lady Rams were put to the test last week as they split into two squads to compete in separate, back-to-back invitationals. Rockford’s reserves were called upon to produce a second varsity squad, and the results again displayed this team’s strong depth of talent. [...]

Rock polo domination continues

September 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

by Deborah VanDyke and Heidi Willison   Brent Trewhella keeps the pressure on. Izzy Chino gets fouled. Zeeland hosted the junior varsity tournament on September 13 and 14, and the Rams continued their streak of domination. The first game pitted the Rams against Hudsonville Yellow, and the Rams crushed them with a 16-6 win. Stealing was the highlight of game two. The [...]
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