The Rockford Squire in Iraq!

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

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 locked up for the next seven years as we still have two children [...]

Rockford rugby future looks bright

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Youth Rugby team has just completed its sixth season.   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. The boys rugby team has 50 players and a season record of 3-5.   With a closer look at the teams, you would [...]

Rockford girl part of 16U state championship team

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

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 girls from Michigan and [...]

Rockford High Schools Calie Johnson: an Example in Excellence

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

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 to bring out the best in those around her. This student encourages others with her [...]

Michigan resident finds new livelihood in fishing

July 14, 2010 // 0 Comments

by Cliff and Nancy Hill This past March, as is our regular habit, we took in Michigan’s oldest sport show, the Showspan-produced Ultimate Sport Show at DeVos Place in downtown Grand Rapids. While there that day, we came across the likes of “Walleye Wayne” Stevenson, who had a booth where he was “telling and selling” his walleye fishing charters on Lake Erie. [...]
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