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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What’s Cooking, April 30, 2009

  Jewels that Melt in Your Mouth  by JEANNE BRIGGS Remember when we were kids, we ate a lot of carrots, always raw and dipped or sprinkled with salt? I think that’s the way many folks approach carrots’as a snack between meals or on a relish tray, or perhaps chopped for a stockpot or in a […]

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