Home born of lumber-era riches hits market, represents vanished Englishville


Few tangible remains represent once bustling community   By BETH ALTENA   An illiterate Londoner escaping bad business in his hometown changed his name on the long passage by boat to America, struck out from New York ports to cross the wilds of untamed early United States to settle in Sparta, Michigan and eventually control […]

Cannon Township will be hosting their annual Waterfest event at Townsend Park

  Cannon Township will be hosting their annual Waterfest event at Townsend Park (8280 6 Mile Rd Cannonsburg) on Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 8:00am-12:00pm. A pancake breakfast will be hosted by the Cannonsburg Village Christmas Light Committee at 8:00 a.m. The Cannon Township Historical Society will be selling baked goods. The feature event this […]

Rams defeat Cedar Springs 5-0 in opening home game at RAM STADIUM.

The opening game at Ram Stadium was about so much more than soccer.  Rockford and Cedar Springs held a game in memory of Scott Hazel. The game was a benefit game to fight the battle of cancer. The evening began with each player being introduced with a special person that represented a cancer victim. It amazes […]

Rockford Girls Polo On The Move

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  The Rockford women’s water polo team started back from the spring break with a week of great competition from multiple teams across the area. On April 14th, Rockford played Zeeland in the annual Purple Polo match. Always a great game, the match this year went to Zeeland, but not before Ram goals by Hannah […]

Ram girls cruise in track action

The girl’s track team from Rockford is a perennial power in the state of Michigan and the early results from the 2015 campaign show no signs that they are ready to stumble from their lofty perch. The Rams topped Hudsonville 95.5 to 41.5 on the road Thursday, April 16th before concluding the week by claiming […]