Occupy Pando Event this coming Saturday, December 29, 2012

Occupy Pando, a “throwback half-pipe contest”, will take over the slopes of Pando Winter Sports Park on Saturday, December 29, 2012.  The event, as described by event coordinator Zeppelin Zeerip, will “take influences from 1980’s half-pipe contests and combine them with modern elements to create something truly unique. A contest unlike any other.”  In addition […]

Lady Ram Harriers Stumble at Jamboree, Get Back Up at Portage

The OK Red Conference Jamboree 2 Cross Country meet 
was held at Rockford East Middle School. Girls in the photo left to right are Colleen Conroy, Maja Hill, Paige Parker. 

The Lady Rams XC Team had a down up week over the past five days. On Tuesday they suffered a third place finish out of six teams at the OK Red Conference Jamboree when they lost to 10th ranked Hudsonville and 7th ranked Grandville. Then on Saturday they turned in a Runner-Up effort at the […]

Rockford man is fourth best bowler in greater Grand Rapids

Rockford Lanes congratulates Robby Schmock for bowling an 877 series on their Monday Night Mixed League. Robby now has the 4th highest series in the Greater Grand Rapids USBC next to Scott Browneye with an 890 at Chez Ami, Jeff Woodman. With an 889 at Westgate and Rich Vargo with an 878 at Fairlanes. Robby, […]

Rockford Marching Band gives outstanding performance in Belding

Field Commander Emily Wilburn leads the band during the first movement of this year’s show entitled Calls from the Masai Mara.

by AMELIA BEAN The weather could not have been more perfect this past Saturday night as the Rockford High School Marching Band stepped out onto the field at the Belding Marching Invitational. The inky black night sky was perfectly clear, aside from the luminous full moon, and the thermometer registered a balmy 68 degrees at […]

Rockford archers to compete in Senior Olympics

Glenn Meyers and Jeff DeRegnaucourt, both of Rockford, went to Springfield, Illinois September 23 to compete in the archery qualification match for the 2013 Senior Olympic Games in Cleveland, Ohio. Despite strong winds both made the cut, Meyers with a gold medal in the Male Recurve Division and DeRegnaucourt took silver in the Male Compound […]