Obituaries — May 6, 2010

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May Stephen May, a 17-year-old Rockford High School (RHS) senior and Belmont resident, died unexpectedly and went to be with his Lord on April 28, 2010. He went to Assumption Catholic Elementary School and was an active member of the parish. In the seventh grade, he began attending Rockford Public Schools. Despite his 5’10” lean […]

Thank You

Thank You! Thank you to all who sent cards and gifts for my 90th birthday. Also to those who attended my party, making it a special day. Dorothy Christiansen

Bylsma receives Navy Achievement Medal

Chad Jay Bylsma, a 2005 Rockford High School graduate and son of Pam Bylsma of Rockford, has recently been awarded the Navy Achievement Medal for excellence in his work. Since joining the Navy in 2005, Bylsma is now a Petty Officer Second Class Machinist Mate, supervisor of an engine room watch team, and a planned […]

Winters graduates from training

Army Pvt. Brian N. Winters graduated from the Multiple Launch Rocket System Operations/Fire Direction Specialist Advanced Individual Training (AIT) course  at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. The course is designed to train the students on how to record and transmit  firing data, operate fire direction systems and multiple launch rocket system  communication equipment.  They also learn […]

Birthdays — May 1–7

1st Danielle Albrecht, Joan Bunn, Julie Palmer 2nd Danielle Brinks, David Laux, Jonathan Palmer, Sara Williams, Ed Wolven 3rd Beverly Meester, Timothy R. Poddig 4th Marilyn Palmer, Mary Jo Tidey, Wendy Wagner, Jerry Ziomkowski 5th Millie Robertson, Marty Willison, Ralph Zielke 6th Mary Johnson 7th Jerry Elder, Bev Fisher, Alex Meester, Les Trendt