Incumbent Morgan runs for commission re-election


Roger Morgan is seeking re-election to the 3rd District seat on the Kent County Commission. Morgan, a commissioner since 2001, recently served four years as chairman of the commission after having served as vice-chair of the board for three years as well as being the finance and physical resources committee chair. Morgan stated, “I have […]

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The Rockford Squire in Iraq!

SQUIRE GOES TO WAR IN IRAQ—Rodney McNany  pictured on the throne that Yasser Arafat presented to Saddam Hussein.

As a Rockford resident, my kids have been delivering the Squire for at least seven years if not longer. Starting with my son Aaron who graduated RHS three years ago, we’ve had four of our kids delivering with Emilie, who will be a sophomore next year, currently working a route.  We should have the route […]

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Rockford rugby future looks bright

The boys rugby team has 50 players and a season record of 3-5.

  At the end of 2010 spring rugby season, most would see a lackluster season. The boys’ season ended with a 3-5 record and loss in the quarterfinals, and the ladies’ ended with a 1-7 record.   With a closer look at the teams, you would see a bright future for the Rams. The boys […]

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Rockford girl part of 16U state championship team


The Michiana Mystique 16U softball team spent their Fourth of July weekend winning the MASA state championship in Mount Pleasant. The team went 6-0 in bracket play, winning the title by knocking off PC Pride Elite 4-1 in the final game. Rockford’s Peyton Wells (pictured) plays first base for the Mystique, which is comprised of […]

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Rockford High Schools Calie Johnson: an Example in Excellence


Positive and driven young woman not afraid to stand up for her beliefs Cailie Johnson, 17, is the daughter of Chuck and Sheryl Johnson and sister to Ivy, 15, Madye, 13, and Mavis, 9. Cailie is considered a leader at Rockford High School, where she always has a smile on her face and is ready […]

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