Obituaries

Mr. Gordon Le Roy Herrington of Cannonsburg, Michigan, age 86,

Aculate Reverend Mr. Kenneth Melvin Baldwin, age 60, entered into eternal life January 29, 2015 after a courageous battle with ALS. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Prisilla (Ricciotti), children Kenny (Maria) Baldwin, Lena (Wessam) Mekhael, Bob (Jenna) Baldwin, John (Marie) Baldwin, Bryan, Jeffrey, and Patrick Baldwin, six grandchildren Kenny, Marianne, […]

More about Beekeeping!

The more bees, the more fruit and honey! The Izaak Walton League will be hosting a Beekeeping program on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 2:00 to 3:30. Jamie Sansone from the Aquinas College Beekeeping Club will be leading the presentation, with time for questions and discussion about the basics and newer methods. As honeybee populations ran […]

Local students graduate from WMU

Western Michigan University has announced the December graduations of students from Rockford and Belmont. From Belmont, Elizabeth Grace Bell earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Student Integrated Curriculum. Jessica Marie Mooney graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Communications. Alexis Nicole Tuffs received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accoutancy. Nathan A. […]

Battle of the Books Champions!

Chamber offers area High School Seniors scholarship opportunity

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) wants to promote education in the local area. Each year the chamber offers area students the opportunity to vie for a $1,000 scholarship to further their education. The scholarship award may be used for public, private or community colleges, universities and specialized schools or training programs directly following the […]