OBITUARIES

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Olsen June Yvonne Olsen, born August 26, 1923, passed away March 31, 2012, peacefully with her family at her side into the arms of Jesus! June will be greatly missed by her husband of 51 years, Erik L. Olsen; their children, Jerry Hall, Michael (Carolyn) Hall, Melody (Don) Morbeck, Kimberly (David) Vitacco; 14 grandchildren; 18 […]

MEMORIAL — Charles Benham II

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Charles “Char” Benham II 7/30/69–4/20/08   I’m the shine you see in the star, and ray of sun that starts your day. My love is always where you are. Dad and Mom You are so missed by your family and friends.   Dad, You taught me so much in life and there’s so much you […]

ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, April 19 Free Meal for Northern Kent County Families—6 to 7 p.m. at the Our Lady of Consolation Family Center, 4865 Eleven Mile Rd., Rockford, every Thursday. No charge; no registration required. Provided by a partnership between Our Lady of Consolation Parish and God’s Kitchen, a program of Catholic Charities West Michigan. Annual Spring […]

A Message for You

by PASTOR RON AULBACH BridgeWay Community Church The book “Unbroken” by Laura Hilenbrand, captures perfectly what it means to live a long, prosperous life. Louis Zamperini was a rebellious youth who found his gift in running. He was fast! Dashing records in the mile in high school, college at USC, and became the U.S. hopeful […]

Humane Society of West Michigan receives 20 dogs from puppy mill

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The Humane Society of West Michigan has taken 20 dogs from the 353 dogs that the Allegan Shelter rescued from a puppy mill. The dogs in their care are all Shih Tzu mixes between the ages of one and five years old. The Humane Society is currently medically treating them. These dogs will need medical […]