Rockford man takes on grueling feat for kids

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“Kids for Kids” Goat Project to benefit children of Uganda In September 2005, Rockford resident Dean Vandermey, of Set Free Ministries (SFM), had traveled to rural southern Uganda to hold a conference for some local pastors. During the morning session, a group of 42 orphan children sat nearby, quietly observing. When Vandermey asked the pastors […]

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SCOR ’02 Black wins G.R. Crew Cup The Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) ’02 Black team won their division (U11 2nd) at the Grand Rapids Crew Cup, held the weekend of April 13-15. The championship game, tied 1-1 at the end of the second half, ended in a nail-biting finish, going into two overtimes and […]

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BIRTHDAYS — June 2–8

2 Jason Corstange, Michael Douglas, Lynsey Maharry, Sherry Palmer, Renae Venman 3 Esther Carpenter, Barb Smith, Robert Tryon 4 Allie Hickox, Rosemary Jeruzal, Susan Laage, Irene Ryba, Anna Truman 5 Jared Gauss, June Hulsebus, Jay Shaddeau, Lorraine Smith, Dorothy Stocks 6 Sandi Franklin 7 Lois Knoor 8 Pete Brucki, Bill Cutler, Mark A. Mackie, Caroline Rowley, Debra Smitter, J. TenHave-Chapman, L. TenHave-Chapman

MAIN STREET by Roger Allen, publisher

Truth The side with the most arrows and the best horses wins the war. Nope, wrong century. New truth: The side with the most guns wins the war. Better truth: being smart about resolving conflict can avoid the gun solution. The gun solution seems to feed on itself and, more often than not, leads to […]

CMU announces December graduates

Central Michigan University is pleased to announced their December 2011 graduates. Rockford graduates included Lauren Birdsall, bachelor of science in business administration, Julie Dudderar, bachelor of applied arts, Maggie Elliott, bachelor of science in education, Carly Johnson, bachelor of science, and Shannon O’Donald, bachelor of applied arts. Also graduating were Jessy Rollston of Sparta, bachelor […]