Rockford Girls Varsity Basketball Team Earns Post-Season Honors On and Off the Court

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A big congratulations to the 2014-2015 Rockford Girls Varsity Basketball Team for receiving two honors from the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan! The Lady Rams earned Team Academic All-State Honors for the 2nd year in a row. They placed 7th overall in Class A with a team average GPA of 3.802. The Lady Rams also finished 1st […]

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Win over Hudsonville highlights week for Rockford softball

The week will go into the record books showing Rockford only went 3-2. But it was a momentous week nonetheless as the Rams topped Hudsonville 7-5 in the conclusion of a game carried over from earlier in the season due to darkness. It is the only conference loss on the campaign for the always powerful […]

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LifeWalk Events – June 20

Alpha Family Center will host its annual LifeWalk Events on Saturday, June 20th at Morley Park in Cedar Springs. The events include a 5K LifeRun at 8:30 a.m., Kids’ FunRun at 9:15 a.m., LifeWalk at 10 a.m. and Blood Drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Also, the Baby Bottle Blessing change drive runs through […]

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RPS Recognized for Cardiac Preparedness by State of Michigan

Today, Rockford Public Schools was named one of 122 MI HEARTSafe Schools in the State by the Michigan Departments of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Education (MDE), American Heart Association (AHA), Michigan Athletic Association (MHSAA) and Michigan Alliance for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death of the Young (MAP-SCDY) which recognizes schools that are prepared […]

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Ranger Steve’s Nature Niche Fly Zone

Flying animals have their own flight zones but they can change with weather conditions. Last week I was called regarding a Common Loon stranded in a farm field. Loons are very heavy birds and must run on the water for a considerable distance to become airborne. It is impossible for them to take flight from […]

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