Community Endowment connects present with historic figures

AN HONOR—Relatives of Otto Krause receive their award.

This spring, The Rockford Squire reported that five historic people in the Rockford area were honored at Recognition Plaza at Peppler Park. The event is a newer tradition in its second year and organized by the Rockford Area Community Endowment (RACE). Each year, RACE will honor people from the City of Rockford and the townships […]

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Davison ties for first in golf tournament

The 39th annual Riverwood State Jr. Golf Tournament was held Thursday and Friday, July 9-10, at Riverwood Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Mich., with 138 golfers playing 18 holes each day. The players were made up of boys and girls ages 10 and under, up to age 18, with the largest age groups flighting after the […]

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Rockford Rebels announce Players of the Week

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    McKenna Tue and Cameron Swendrowski were recently named Players of the Week for the Rockford Rebels 12U baseball team for the week ending July 12, 2009. Tue was 5-9 hitting for the week, while Swendrowski was 4-11. Both players came up with some timely hits to help the Rockford Rebels in league and […]

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Hill finishes fifth in 800-meter event

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Maja Hill, a seventh-grade student at North Rockford Middle School, finishes fifth out of 17 Michigan qualifiers in the 800-meter event (11- to 12-year-olds) at the Hershey Track & Field Games ’09 Michigan State Championships held at Holt Field in Lansing on Friday, July 10.

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District IX tournament champions

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Celebrating a championship victory in the District IX Rockford Little League tournament, junior division, are (front, l-r) Rachel Feinauer, Hannah Pattok; (middle) Alex Garman, Lynsey Bettig, Emily Tompkins, Brianna Weidenfeller, Lizzie Wuopio; (back) Assistant Coach Barb Mustert, Morgan Keith, Allie Martinek, Audrey Mustert, Assistant Coach Vicki Bettig, Lindsey Marvin, and Coach Carrie Keith.

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