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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RHS girls varsity water polo earns gold Academic All American Honors

Rams senior goalie Kaitlyn Korhorn is ranked fifth in saves among Rockford varsity water polo goalkeepers.

  Correction In last week’s article “Rockford High School girls varsity water polo earns gold Academic All American honors,” senior goalie Kaitlyn Korhorn was inadvertently omitted from the list of post-season team members. With only one year of full-time goalkeeping, Korhorn put up enough saves to be ranked fifth all-time in saves among Rockford goalies. […]

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River Valley Academy’s Nicole Golemba: an Example in Excellence

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Industrious, conscientious student applauded for intrinsic motivation Nikole Golemba is described as a role model for both academic effort and community spirit at River Valley Academy. Being reasonable, respectful and responsible are among the qualities encouraged at River Valley Academy, and Nicole is known for her strength in all three. Staff there applaud Nikole for […]

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Kent County Health Department offers full lipid profile tests

On Thursday, August 6, the Kent County Health Department will offer full lipid profile tests at its North County Clinic, 4388 14 Mile Road N.E., Rockford . The test includes cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, blood pressure and pulse measurements, risk factor analysis, 10-year coronary heart disease risk score, an immediate explanation of results, and follow-up […]

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