Over 1,000 Rockford students honored in literacy program

(Left to right); Mckenzie Palmisano and Rachael Erste, fourth-graders from Meadowridge Elementery.

                    by BECKY ERSTE-HOLMBERG The students from Rockford’s eight elementary schools were recognized for their summer reading program on Friday, Sept. 27 at the Rockford High School’s football game against Grand Haven. Rockford Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Michael Shibler announced the elementary schools that participated and […]

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Scouts take part in 9/11 salute

Justin Fraula (left), Jimmy Helm, Sean McLellan and Jason Andrus (right) wait for their turn to salute.

Cub Scouts from Pack 3285 at Crestwood Elementary School took part in the 9/11 Remembrance Salute at Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in downtown Grand Rapids. This annual event is held to honor those who lost their lives and those who gave so much love and help following the horrific acts of Sept. 11, 2001. […]

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Airman Kisielewski graduates

Airman Nicholas A. Kisielewski

  Air Force Airman Nicholas A. Kisielewski graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.   The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four […]

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Rockford Register – October 1, 2009

Thursday, October 1 Super Foods Lifestyle—8 to 9:30 p.m. at International Bodyworks Fitness, 8830 Belding Rd., Rockford. In this free seminar with Dr. Jorge Rodriguez, learn how to achieve amazing health benefits, 20 foods that will change your life, and how your diet is making you sick. Saturday, October 3 Rockford Fiddle Fest—“2nd Annual West Michigan […]

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A Message for You – October 1, 2009

Proverbs by PASTOR MICHAEL CISLER North Kent Bible Church You may have heard of the proverb, “A stitch in time saves nine,” or “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.” A proverb is usually a short picture story that conveys truth, either based on common sense or past experience. “A stitch […]

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