Winfield Bigney to celebrate 80th birthday

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You are invited to Winfield Bigney’s 80th surprise birthday party on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at Pioneer Christian Reformed Church, 3110 17 Mile Rd. N.E., Cedar Springs.    Open house for Winfield is from1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Please arrive by 12:30 p.m. if you want to be in on the initial surprise. He will arrive […]

Steven L. Kowalski graduates from basic military training

Air Force Airman Steven L. Kowalski

Air Force Airman Steven L. Kowalski graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

Newville – O’Dowd

Sasha Newville and Ryan O'Dowd

The parents of Sasha Newville and Ryan O’Dowd announce their engagement to be married. The couple will be united in marriage on July 18, 2009 at Kuyper College Chapel. The future bride is a 2006 graduate of Cedar Springs High School, and is employed by Metro Health. The future groom is a 2005 graduate of […]

Bertsch Named to Dean’s List

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Thomas Bertsch, a 2008 graduate of Rockford High School, has been named to the Central Michigan University Dean’s List for the fall semester. His proud family includes parents Larry and Diann Bertsch and brother Michael, all of Rockford.

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Mrs. Ruth B. Shaw

Mrs. Ruth B. Shaw, age 96, of Cedar Springs passed away on Thursday, February 26, 2009. She grew up on a farm and graduated in 1930 from Cedar Springs High School. Later she and her husband Charles had their own farm. Even as a child Ruth enjoyed working in the soil. She planted thousands of […]