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 July 19, 2009. Baumann was 4-6 with two triples and three RBI. Jackson was 2-6 hitting, while pitching two strong innings in the Gonzoball Tournament on Sunday, July 19.

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Obituaries – July 23, 2009

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Merren  Mrs. Ardith J. Merren, age 76, of Cannon Township, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 18, 2009. She will be greatly missed by her husband of 56 years, Jack; their children, Kevin (Debra) Merren, Cherry (Dan) Alexander, Kathy (Glenn) Gorton, Amie Merren […]

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Heydenburg serving in Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan

Navy Airman James A. Heydenburg, son of June M. Durant of Grand Rapids and Jeffery A. Heydenburg of Rockford, and more than 7, 500 sailors of the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group relieved the Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group as Commander, Task Force (CTF) 50 and launched its first aircraft sorties from Carrier Air Wing (CVW) […]

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Letters to the Editor – July 23, 2009

Tragedy averted at crosswalk  Dear Editor, I doubt these young teens will read this, but perhaps their parents will. I saw two kids walking south to the corner of Fremont and Division streets. I waited for the traffic light to turn green, and then started to turn. These kids abruptly started walking right in front […]

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Classifieds – July 23, 2009

HELP WANTED Receptionist: immediate part-time opening for a front desk position at a busy Rockford law office. 16-20 hours per week. Legal office experience would be a plus. Please send resume to: Attn: Office Manager, Blakeslee, Fry & Scales, 240 Northland Dr., Rockford, MI 49341 or fax resume to “Attn: Office Manager” at (616) 866-3866.      […]

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