Rounds chosen for Recognition Plaza

Glenn Rounds was born July 8, 1891. He lived his entire life on the family farm at 9225 Courtland Drive in Rockford. His grandfather built the farm house, and Wolverine Worldwide corporate offices occupy this site today. Rounds attended Rounds School, the little red restored school house located in front of the North Rockford Middle […]

[Continue reading…]

Girl Scout Junior Troop 2731 of Assumption School earns Bronze Award

Girl Scouts Molly Kalinowski and Heather Denton sew acoustic panels for their school’s music center.

On May 15, Girl Scout Junior Troop 2731 of Assumption School in Belmont successfully completed their Bronze Award, the highest award a junior-level Girl Scout can earn. The Bronze Award consists of completing badge work in skills and leadership, in conjunction with planning and executing a service project. Each girl needed to complete 15+ hours […]

[Continue reading…]

Kent District Library participates in countywide diaper drive

The Kent District Library (KDL) has teamed up with the Great Start Parent Coalition and ACCESS Food Pantries to help families with young children in need. They are collecting one of the most basic necessities for infants and toddlers: diapers. Until June 30, seven KDL branches will have collection boxes available for diapers to be […]

[Continue reading…]

Rams JV boys golf dominates in OK Red

The Rockford junior varsity boys golf team concluded a very successful season by winning the OK Red postseason conference tournament at Grand Haven Golf Club (GHGC) on Wednesday, May 12 by posting a score of 181, one stroke better than runner-up East Kentwood. Jenison finished third with 187. The Rams were led by sophomore Mark […]

[Continue reading…]

OLC softball team takes first place second year straight

SP-OLC

The Our Lady of Consolation/St. Patrick seventh- and eighth-grade softball team completed the 2010 season by winning the Grand Rapids Area Catholic Elementary Athletic Council (GRACEAC) end-of-season tournament with a 20-11 victory. They also finished in first place during the regular season. In 10 games (9-1) they outscored their opponents 114-21. OLC/St. Pat’s pitchers combined […]

[Continue reading…]