Rockford Youth Night!

The Rockford Department of Public Safety will host the 10th annual “Rockford Youth Night” at MVP Sports Club on Friday, February 20. Children will enjoy an opportunity to swim or play basketball, football, volleyball and dodgeball with their local police officers and fire fighters. The event will also include a pizza party and a fire […]

Ashley Mann completes ‘magical’ internship

  Ashely Mann, a 2009 graduate of Rockford High School is completing her schooling at Central Michigan University. She recently had a great opportunity and is finishing her internship at Walt Disney World. She had a magical experience during those six months starting back in August and said it is hard to leave. She would […]


Obit-Clouse, James #6

Mr. James Bernard Clouse of Cedar Springs, Michigan, age 65, passed away into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Thursday, January 29, 2015. He was born to Robert and Betty Jane (Chulski) Clouse on Sunday, June 12, 1949 in Grand Rapids, and had been a life long resident of the area. Jim received […]


Jennifer Lauren Marmo and Shawn Douglas Fletcher were married on September 6, 2014 at Noto’s Old World Italian Dining in Grand Rapids, MI. Jennifer is a 2001 graduate of Rockford High School. The parents of the bride are Michael and Jean Marmo of Rockford, MI. The mother of the groom is Barbara Fletcher from Bristol, VA. The Maid of Honor was Kristen Veenstra and the Best Man was Joey Hale. The couple currently reside in Phoenix, AZ.



Carolyn DeHaan, went into the hands of her Lord Saturday, January 24, 2015. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Frank D. Foster and daughter, Kathleene J. Fletcher. She is survived by her loving husband, Sidney DeHaan; his children, David (Carol) DeHaan, Randy (Linda) DeHaan; her children, Frank (Kathy) , Steve (Vera), Brian (Mary) […]