Birthdays — April 24-30

24th Justine Hernandez, Fred Laage 25th Alicia Bowman 26th Jennifer Caylen, J. TenHave-Chapman, Sheryl Wilson 27th Jamie Hay, Carolyn McCready, Caroline Tyler, Mallorie Joe Webber 28th Mindy Peterson, John Smedes, Patricia Thome 29th Theresa Brown, Angie Dingman, Tami Hjelm, Barbara Markus, Emery Polasek Jr.,Christy Sharpe 30th Sharon Bennett, Caroline Kelley, Jim Reh, Lloyd Streeter



Fouty-Wolken Kali Fouty of Rockford and Adam Wolken of Columbia, Mo., are proud to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Len Fouty of Ada and Erin Fouty of Rockford. She is a 2003 graduate of Grand Rapids Baptist High School, a 2007 graduate of Taylor University and a 2010 graduate of Ball […]



Tillman  Mrs. Sarah E. Tillman, age 83, of Rockford passed away on Monday, April 19, 2010. She worked as an administrator for Wolverine World Wide. Since 1975, Mrs. Tillman was a member of Rockford United Methodist Church. She will be remembered as a bubbly, outgoing person whose presence filled the room. Mrs. Tillman is survived […]

Birthdays — April 17–23

17th Fred Tiensivu 18th Jim Corstange, Melody Elder, Montie Woodard 19th Sandy Herrington, Deanna Richard, Wanda Smith, Anna VanderWall 20th Brooke Didion, Marie Taylor, L. TenHave Chapman, Kathy Wisebeck 21st Sally Armstrong, Nicole Clayton 22nd Kelsy Hackbardt

Dorothy Christiansen celebrates 90th birthday


The family of Dorothy Christiansen invites you to join them in celebrating her 90th birthday. An open house will be held in Dorothy’s honor on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at the Rockford Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe, Rockford, from 1 to 4 p.m