Another winning weekend for Rock Polo

Photo courtesy of Gayla Fox Photography

by Deborah VanDyke and Heidi Willison   The Rockford Men’s Water Polo junior varsity team participated in the East Kentwood JV Invitational on Friday and Saturday, September 6 and 7. Their first game was against Hudsonville, and the Rams won 16-10. Sophomore Alec Cutler’s six goals lead the team in scoring. Sophomore Sam Sikkema provided […]

Rockford and Muskegon is as good as it gets on the gridiron

By RANDY GREGORY   For a pair of teams that have met only nine times since 1996, the Rockford versus Muskegon football game has become one of the most highly anticipated games of the year in the state of Michigan. The series has featured blowouts, upsets and more than a few contests that came down […]

Big Reds present big hurdle

By RANDY GREGORY   After starting the season 2-0 the Rockford football team will face their toughest test of the season when they journey to Muskegon on Friday, September 13 at 7:00 P.M. to take on a talented Big Red squad that also stands at 2-0 at this early juncture of the season. The Rams […]

Third annual Labor Day Duathlon off and running

By John Hogan Duathlon fever is starting to grip the normally quiet Village of Cannonsburg as preparations hit full-stride for the third annual Labor Day event. “I’ve never been in a Duathlon, but it’s what a lot of people are talking about,” said Dave Kaechele, co-host of morning radio’s Andy & Dave show on WFGR […]

Florida based organized crime gang members arrested in Rockford

On Monday August 19, 2013 officers from the Rockford Department of Public Safety arrested two people that are known associates of the Felony Lane Gang. Police Officers arrested Travis Brown 31, of Lauderhill, Florida and Melissa Duncan 34, of Apopka, Florida as they were fleeing after attempting to cash a forged stolen check at the […]