Rockford Rebels announce Players of the Week

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      Ryan Baumann and Connor Jackson were recently named Players of the Week for the Rockford Rebels 12U baseball team for the week ending June 14, 2009. Baumann pitched a complete game to get a win in the Lakeshore Challenge tournament in Holland over the weekend. Jackson was 6-11 batting on the week […]

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SCOR U15 boys team Canton champions

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The Soccer Club of Rockford (SCOR) U15 boys team traveled to Canton for the Memorial Day weekend soccer tournament. The team returned home with the championship trophy, by beating the HVSC 94 storm gold team to win the black division. Pictured are (front, l-r) Ian Stankus, Nolan Berry, Connor Doud, Colton Odem, Job Potter, Jacob […]

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Applications being taken for basketball camp

Final applications are now being evaluated for the Ten Star All Star Summer Basketball Camp. The camp is by invitation only. Boys and girls aged 10-19 are eligible to apply. Past participants include Michael Jordan, Tim Duncan, Vince Carter, Jerry Stackhouse, Grant Hill and Antawn Jamison. Players from 50 states and 11 foreign countries attended […]

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Classified – June 18, 2009

HELP WANTED Experienced part-time teller needed. Financial background required. No phone calls or inquiries at the branch. Please mail resume to: 3 N. Monroe, Rockford, MI 49341.      b25 ______________________ Immediate opening for bookkeeping clerk and sale representative. Qualifications include verbal, written and communication skills. Must be extremely organized. Legal background is helpful. Interested candidates should […]

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‘Toilet to tap’ concept plugged at plant dedication

THEY DRANK WHAT?!—Bubbling sewage part way thought the treatment process cooks down in aerated tanks at the sewer treatment plant on Coit Avenue.

Sewer Authority Board Chairman and Rockford City Manager Michael Young called the day historic and the story courageous. The plant is the ninth largest of its kind in the entire world, and built from the initiative of five communities. According to Young, it was built with 13,500 cubic yards of concrete, the equivalent of 27 […]

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