Audra Brownell

Tragedy results in Faith, Hope, and Love

November 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL This beautiful re-circulating waterfall feature plays a soothing role within the newly dedicated Rockford Reformed Church Memorial Prayer Garden. Photo by STEVE BROWNELL Early this spring a single redbud tree, having heart-shaped leaves, was planted on a hillside overlooking the City of Rockford. Planted in the grassy acreage fronting the West side [...]

Manslaughter charges filed in falling rock fatality

October 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

Death of 17-year-old Algoma Township teen made national news Audra Brownell died when she was struck by a rock in a parking lot in Colorado. On October 26, the Eighth Judicial District Attorney’s Office filed manslaughter charges, a class four felony, against a juvenile male in the case of Audra Brownell, who died when she was struck by a falling rock on June 17, 2010. [...]

Falling rock kills local girl

June 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

A 17-year-old Cedar Springs High School student died Wednesday, June 16, when she was hit by a falling rock in Colorado. According to Kate Rusch, spokesperson for Estes Park, Colorado, Audra Brownell, the daughter of Scott and Diane Brownell, of Algoma Township was struck about 4 p.m. in an open space off the Estes Park’s Town Hall parking lot called Knolls Willow. It [...]