Whoop, whoop, whoop, bang

July 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

It’s only funny until someone gets hurt. Given all parties were alert and walking around, it seems at least ironic that in a 4.8 square mile city, two city employees would crash into each other, both department of public safety members. In front of the Squire Newspaper office Wednesday, July 15, a Rockford Safety officer in one of the new Ford Explorers fired up the [...]

Driver ejected from pickup truck in crash

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Someone missed the stop sign on the corner of Shaner Avenue and Stout Thursday, June 18 just after 5 p.m. According to Courtland Fire Chief Micky Davis, the driver of a pickup truck was ejected through the window, which he said is unusual, and was being loaded in an ambulance when he arrived on the scene. The other driver was talking to first responders as she was loaded [...]

Letters to the Editor – June 18, 2009

June 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Letter to the Grand Rapids Press on sewer dedication Dear Mr. Lloyd, How is it the Grand Rapids Press completely missed the most important infrastructure news event of the decade? As the culmination of the area’s most political and controversial topic over the past 10 years, the dedication of the PARCC Side Clean Water Plant in Plainfield Township should have [...]