Allen reflects on successful rookie campaign

by RANDY GREGORY  It is hard to imagine what Nick Allen plans to do for an encore next year for the Rockford basketball team. In his initial foray at the varsity level, he guided the Rams all the way to the Class A Michigan High School Athletic Association’s championship game. Though the Rams fell 54-42 […]

Rockford girls lacrosse ends first week of season 2-0

Rockford’s girls lacrosse team raced out to a quick 2-0 record before leaving on spring break. It took the Rams 13 seconds to tally their first goal of the season and 1:10 to lead 3-0 in their season opener against Lansing Waverly. The game quickly turned in to a rout as the Rams piled on […]

CLASSIFIEDS — April 12, 2012

HELP WANTED Looking for team players. Will train. Flexible hours. Write your own paycheck. Call Lew Boersma, Coldwell Banker AJS-Schmidt/Rockford Office, (616) 866-4434.       b15 ______________________ Job opening for an office secretary/bookkeeper. 25-30 hrs/wk. Desired qualifications: good human relations, self-structured, strong organizational skills, able to multi-task, take direction, proficiency in clerical/accounting, working proficiency with computer software, […]

Meadow Ridge presents Schuring as Example in Excellence

Lukas Schuring, 10, is one of 14 students featured in this year’s “Examples in Excellence—Rockford Students Making a Difference.”	Photo by DOUGLAS PHOTOGRAPHY

Student is known for his ‘come on, keep trying’ attitude Luke Schuring, 10, is the son of Kathy and Jason Schuring and sibling to Haylee, 13, and Derrik, 8. Open-minded, willing to try new things, honest and thoughtful of others are the words Luke’s teachers use to describe him. An example of this young man’s […]