A Message for You – August 20, 2009

A blessing in disguise by PASTOR LARRY ROWLAND Rockford Baptist Church Simon and Monique welcomed their fourth child into the world with joy and celebration. Louis was a healthy boy, full of life. Simon was a tanner who lived in a stone house outside of Paris. One of the small rooms of the house served […]

Rockford Register – August 20, 2009

Friday, August 21 Rockford Rams Football Annual Hots ‘N Brats—4:45 p.m. at Ted Carlson Memorial Stadium, Rockford. Enjoy pictures with your favorite Ram players, view a practice, eat dinner (hot dog barbecue) at 7:15 p.m., enter raffle drawings, and more! If inclement weather, event will be in the high school cafeteria. Saturday, August 22 Rockford […]

Rockford grad receives doctor of medicine degree

Devon and Stephanie (Coon) Cunningham

  Stephanie Coon-Cunningham was awarded the doctor of medicine degree from Rush Medical College, Rush University, Chicago, during commencement on June 13, 2009. A graduate of Rockford High School and North Park University, Chicago, Stephanie is the daughter of Deb and Jerry Coon of Rockford, and became the wife of Devon Cunningham in May 2009. […]

Local team AYBT national champions

The Seidman Boys & Girls Club team of (front, l–r) Drew Zuidema, Drake Harris, Dwayne Barfield, Jordan Van Dort, Zach Parker, Chris Sunday, Zach Walker, Rynaldo Chaney; (back) Coach Mike Harris, Tyrell Williams and Coach Jim Zuidema came home as seventh-grade champions in the highly skilled division of the AYBT National Basketball Tournament. The tournament […]

School Beat – August 20, 2009

What makes a good coach by TIM ERICKSON  Director of Athletics Rockford High School As I pass by the students each day, many of them greet me with, “Hey Coach!” or, “What’s up, Coach E?” Although I have not actually called the plays or paced the sidelines for several years, I still do some coaching—but now, […]