ROCKFORD REGISTER

Thursday, August 4 3rd Annual Grattan Twilight Cancer Walk—Registration at 5 p.m.; walk at 7 p.m., at Grattan Raceway, 7201 Lessiter NE, Grattan. All proceeds are to benefit Gilda’s Club of Lowell. For more information, visit www.grattantlcwalk.com or call (616) 481-1718. Saturday, August 6 Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October […]

A Message for You

We are the bridge  by PASTOR ROBERT ECKERT Courtland-Oakfield United Methodist Church Several years ago, I attended a seminar to learn the basics of marketing. The instructor focused on what he called “the four Ps of marketing.” With tongue firmly in cheek he listed them for us: product, price, promotion… and distribution. What the four […]

Avid Squire reader turns 90

The granddaughters of Theda Fahner surround their grandmother while in town recently for an early celebration of Theda’s 90th birthday. Pictured are (l–r) Sheilah Thomas, Amy Fahner and Stephanie Joustra. The young lady in the very center is the ever-smiling “birthday girl”!	Photo by CLIFF HILL

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Longtime Squire subscriber, Theda Fahner, celebrates her 90th birthday Thursday, August 4. Theda is the matriarch of the Fahner family and resides on the 800-acre Fahner Centennial Farm (circa: 1876) in Pierson, Mich. She is proud that a fourth-generation member of the family, her son Rick Fahner, continues today to […]

ENGAGEMENTS

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Turner-Mason  Thomas and Rosann Turner of Rockford announce the engagement of their daughter Jessie Turner to Scott Benson Mason. The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Rockford High School. The groom-elect is the son of Betsy Mason. He is a 1997 graduate of Monroe High School, and is employed by BlueStar Energy Solutions. Attending the […]

If only dogs could vote

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by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL “Boomer” Johnson, 2, loves summer Saturday mornings. The Rockford resident awakens early and sits anxiously at the front door in anticipation of a visit to his very favorite place, the Rockford Farm Market. Soon he is leading his mistress along the White Pine Trail en route to Rockford Farm Market. […]