Rockford Rebels announce Player of the Week

Ryan Baumann

  Ryan Baumann was named Player of the Week for the Rockford Rebels 12U baseball team for the week ending April 26, 2009. Baumann hit a two-run double in a game against Lowell and pitched five solid innings in close game against the Downriver Outlaws in a tournament in Battle Creek.

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Rockford High School hosts 6th annual kickers/punters camp

Improve your kicking game Rockford High School will be hosting its sixth annual football kicking and punting camp this summer and is available to everyone ages 11 and up. This camp will have kickers and punters from all over the state attending, and will be a great opportunity for local talent at a very affordable […]

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RHS varsity dance team tryouts

Try out for the varsity dance team at Rockford High School, and meet the new coaching staff! Tryouts are scheduled for May 1 and 2. For more information visit www.leaguelineup.com/rhsdance.

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Tannery workers see little future in their profesion, hope for fairness

Harvey White, a second-generation tannery worker who himself has put in 37 years at Wolverine, stood at the annual Wolverine World Wide shareholders meeting on Thursday, April 23. Outside his co-workers were picketing for a fair settlement after losing their jobs as the tannery closed after 125 years in operation. He said the company’s CEO […]

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Classifieds, April 30, 2009

HELP WANTED HOMEMAKER TO MONEYMAKER-Thinking of a change? Highly selective real estate company seeks career-minded individuals. Must be willing to work hard and be trained. Call Lew Boersma, Coldwell Banker AJS-Schmidt/Rockford Office, (616) 866-4434.   b19 ______________________ JOB OPPORTUNITY-Looking for someone who wants to do more than just a sales job.  A weekly hometown newspaper […]

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