NRMS students honor Rockford officers, troopers


Event during National Law Enforcement Recognition Week   Rockford North Rockford Middle School shop students have spent a good part of the year 2015 thinking ahead to National Law Enforcement Recognition Week and how to tell our local first responders, detectives and local law enforcement leaders how proud we are of them. At a ceremony […]

A million stories behind every Relay

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  This year’s Relay for Life in Rockford, with the theme of superheroes, had plenty of examples. Here Page, 9 months with sister Alison Casey and mom Sarah, are enjoying the start of Relay for Life 2015. Sarah said Alison asked if she could wear her superhero dress. They were from Team Rogue River Crossfit. […]

Rockford Education Foundation Awards Inaugural Founders’ Grant To Rockford High School ‘Masters Class’ Music Program

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ROCKFORD, Mich., May 5, 2015 – The Rockford Education Foundation (REF) has chosen a program that will bring world-class musicians to Rockford to teach and inspire future generations of band, choir and orchestra students as the recipient of its first $25,000 Founders’ Grant. Rockford High School Band Teacher Brian Phillips, Choir Teacher Mandy Scott, Rockford […]

The Courtland Township board unanimously votes to recommend denial of Sable Development’s Special Land Use Permit to mine sand on Shaner Avenue near the intersection of Eleven Mile Road.


John Bitely of Sable Development talks to the board about his intentions to remove sand from acreage on Shaner Avenue.   Amy Mueller pictured on a You Tube video about the Planning Commission meeting that took place Thursday, April 30 at North Rockford Middle School.   Courtland commission unanimous on sand pit vote   ‘He […]

2015 Michigan EMS Practitioner of the Year Award Recipient Announced

  Okemos, Michigan, April 28, 2015— The Michigan EMS Practitioners Associations (MiEMSPA), the state’s largest professional association for licensed EMTs and paramedics in the state of Michigan, announced the Outstanding EMS Practitioner of the Year award recipient, Kevin Nawrot, Paramedic/FTO. Nawrot, is a Paramedic for the Rockford Ambulance in Rockford, Michigan and lives in Grand […]