Memorials

In Loving memory of our precious baby girl, Jessica Grace Soupal, who passed into the loving arms of Jesus six years ago, March 29, 2003.   We celebrate your birthday, even though you are not here. Balloons and flowers on your grave, light the candles, say a prayer. You’re not here to blow them out, […]

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Thank You

Many thanks for cards, calls, prayers and kind words when our mother passed away. Your acts of kindness were very much appreciated and will always be remembered. In Christ’s love, D. and Nita White

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Rockford High School library Ram Café now open

Rockford High School senior Brittany Schott serves student customers.

Rockford High School library Ram Café now open A warm wood grain floor and rich brown and orange colors adorn the walls, and dark cherry cabinetry with countertops mimicking granite welcome guests. And then, of course, there is the aroma of fresh roasted coffee filling the air. Is this a high-end coffee emporium so ubiquitous […]

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Meadow Ridge Elementary’s 16-year goal accomplished

Michael S. Shibler, Ph.D.

In 1993, Valley View Elementary became Rockford Public Schools’ first school to be recognized by the state of Michigan as a Blue Ribbon Exemplary School. At the time, we committed to having all of our schools go through the Blue Ribbon process and earn this recognition. Why? Because we want to be accountable to you […]

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Local students named to Dean’s Lists

Calvin College has announced its winter 2008 Dean’s List, requiring that a student maintains at least a 3.5 grade-point average for the semester and has at least a 3.3 cumulative grade-point average. The following Rockford High School graduates were named to the list:  Sarah Robinson of Belmont, a sophomore majoring in speech pathology and audiology, […]

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