Rockford tramples Holt in battle of Rams

September 10, 2009 // 0 Comments

 The Rockford Rams take the field. Photo by TONY ANDERSON by TONY ANDERSON The last time the Rockford Rams met the Holt Rams was the 2007 district playoffs in Holt, where Holt edged the Rams of Rockford in a shootout. This year, the Holt Rams came to Rockford on Thursday, Sept. 3, and are regarded by many as one of the best in the state. Holt won the coin toss and [...]

Lady Rams runners start season with win

September 10, 2009 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Rams women’s cross-country team claimed a victory at the Rockford Invitational on Saturday, August 29, by recording the low score of the 10 teams competing in the upperclassman/underclassman team competition. The Rams’ day started with the upperclassman division recording 22 points, second to Grand Ledge at 16 points. Scoring for the Rams in this division [...]

Fahlen signs to Taylor University

September 10, 2009 // 0 Comments

Northpointe Christian 2009 graduate Jimmy Fahlen has signed a letter of intent to play college golf at Taylor University. His All Conference, All State credentials led to his much-anticipated signing of a golf scholarship. Jimmy will be fortunate enough to join his brother Arne Fahlen, a senior and captain of the golf team’s 2009-2010 season. Last season, Arne achieved [...]

Hyser history museum open this weekend

September 10, 2009 // 0 Comments

Dulcimer players, refreshments Fans of history get a double treat this weekend with the 23rd annual Grand Rogue Living Encampment at Grand Rogue campground and refreshments and dulcimer players at the Hyser River Musesum right next door at 6440 West River Drive. The museum is the actual home of pioneer surgeon and Civil War captain William Hyser, who lived from 1826 to [...]

Nothing fishy about this traditional boil

September 10, 2009 // 0 Comments

STAND BACK—Whoosh! In a grand finale, kerosene is thrown on the fire to cause an overboil that carries the floating fish oils over and out of the pot. Photo by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL                           by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Always on the lookout for something new to experience in West Michigan, your reporters headed out northward along the lakeshore [...]
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