Rockford sweeps pair of OK Red contests

Rockford stayed right in the thick of the OK Red conference boy’s basketball standings with a pair of road victories last week. Rockford first traveled to Grandville on Tuesday, January 27th where they posted a 52-40 win. They net made the lengthy trek to West Ottawa on Friday, January 30th where they topped the Panthers […]

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Aquinas College expands dual enrollment agreement with three area Catholic High Schools

Aquinas College is expanding its dual enrollment agreement with three high schools in the Diocese of Grand Rapids to make additional college-level courses available. In the 2015 to 2016 school year, West Catholic High School will expand its existing dual enrollment courses, while Catholic Central High School and Muskegon Catholic Central High School will begin […]

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Rockford Area Historical Society News and Updates

Terry Konkle – President One great source to gather information on what was happening in the Rockford school system is the newspapers put out by the students over the years. The earliest ones were called “Rockford Rocket”. Recently, I used two of the papers in researching some aspects of the school’s athletic history, but I […]

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Rockford’s Mackenzie Vallad Signs with Cornerstone University

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Mackenzie Vallad saw her dreams come true when she made it official and signed to play both softball and volleyball at Cornerstone University. On Tuesday, February 3, at 3:00 P.M. in the Ram’s Den at Rockford High School, Mackenzie signed the official papers to play softball at Cornerstone with Coach Jim Farrell present. The room […]

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A generous donation by 6-year-old Clara Stuive made to Wigs 4 Kids.


A generous donation by 6-year-old Clara Stuive made to Wigs 4 Kids. On February 2, 2015, Clara permitted Kim Visser of Studio 3 to shear off her curly, golden tresses. The curls are on their way to Wigs 4 Kids in St. Clair Shores, Michigan (, where they can be used to create a wig […]

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