Rockford students featured in Cinderella ballet production

Lauren Hyink, Kathleen Bomer, and Katerina Rozelle in costume.

  The West Michigan Youth Ballet is gearing up for their spring performance of the ballet Cinderella – a favorite ballet for all ages. Three Rockford students are part of the ballet company, and they invite their friends, teachers and school mates come and see them perform this Saturday. In the title role during the […]

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You could win free car at Expo

JOHN CAN’T WIN—But you can. One lucky finalist will have the chance to win a 2010 Chevy Malibu just like this one at this year’s Community Expo on Saturday, March 20.

John Decker can’t wait to give away a free car. This year’s Rockford Chamber of Commerce Community Expo, scheduled for March 20 at Rockford High School from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. may be his chance. “There will be very, very good odds,” Decker said of the opportunity that one Expo visitor will walk away […]

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Suspended license case ends in 23-count police chase

Mark Dwayne McCuaig

A 41-year-old Rockford man who was originally charged with driving on a suspended license is now facing a 23-count warrant, after leading several law enforcement agencies on a pursuit through Montcalm County last week. During a court appearance Wednesday, March 3, for driving on a suspended license, Mark Dwayne McCuaig, 41, who uses addresses in […]

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Rockford dancers take top honors in Chicago

The Rockford School of Dance Junior team

The competitive dancers at Rockford School of Dance (RSOD) have once again claimed top honors at the annual DanceAmerica regional competition in Chicago. Dancers from across the Midwest came to the Paramount Theatre in Aurora, Ill., to compete in the varied dance categories. RSOD is thrilled with their success, as all their dance numbers have […]

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Wild game dinner offered

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Algoma Baptist Church’s Annual Wild Game Dinner will be held on Saturday, March 20 at 6 p.m. in the church gym. The speaker this year is Vern Oosterhouse, who is a hunting and fishing guide in Alaska. He will tell about and show pictures of his experiences. Tickets are $5. To purchase or reserve tickets, […]

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