Fishing slows down in Rockford

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

By John Raffel Fishing in the Rockford area has been slow, but observers like Chris Herman of the Riverbound Fly Fishing Co. of Rockford are hoping it picks up soon. “It’s kind of slow now,” he said. “Mornings are better. Trout were doing pretty good Saturday. We were out there (below the dam the Rogue River) about 7 in the morning. They’re [...]

Special Olympics softball tournament at ArtVan Sports Complex

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

By John Raffel It was a special day at Art Van Sports Complex on Saturday. It was Special Olympics Softball tournament day at the facility. Nick Caudle, manager of sports and training for Special Olympics Michigan, said there were about 25 teams and 350 athletes at the one-day event. “They’re mainly from the southwest region,” Caudle said. “But we do have one [...]

Rock Polo Wins Ann Arbor Pioneer Tournament

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

On Friday, August 14, the Rockford Men’s Varsity Water Polo team traveled to eastern Michigan to play in the Ann Arbor Pioneer Tournament. The Rams won all four games and the championship, beating Dexter 8-0, St. Charles (OH) 13-11, Ann Arbor Skyline 11-9, and Upper Arlington 8-6. Leaders in team stats for the weekend were seniors Sam Sikkema with 13 goals, Jake Vickery [...]

Want to earn a Rockford High School diploma or prepare for the GED?

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Let us help you! Our dedicated teaching staff tailors instructional methods and curriculum options for each individual student. Students are given a clear plan and the help needed to achieve their goals. Teachers are highly qualified in their teaching major and are aware of the unique needs of the adult education student. One on one time is given in each class. Small [...]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

August 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

by Terry Konkle – President Often, during the year, groups of people tour the Rockford Area Museum (RAM). Last week, former Rockford residents Al and Audlane Pedley, along with a group of their friends, came to visit our town and after lunch toured the RAM. There were six retired couples in all representing the states of Iowa, Ohio and Wisconsin. They came in the door [...]
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