A Message for You

A Journey of Christmas with Joy in Hope by PASTOR MARK LOVE St. Peter’s Lutheran Church I loved the old Calvin and Hobbes cartoons during the Christmas season. During the days leading up to Christmas, Calvin’s thoughts and hopes became more and more haunted by Santa’s rule of gift giving: “If you’re good, you’ll get […]

Season’s greetings from The Rockford Squire staff

The year 2011 was a significant year for The Rockford Squire newspaper. Known at its birth on February 18, 1871 as The Rockford Weekly Register, the Squire is Rockford’s oldest continu ally operating business. Now 140 years old, the Squire, entwined in the very fabric of Rockford, proudly looks forward to entering the 15th decade […]

War veteran killed in house fire

One man died in this home at 7014 Kreuter Road in Cannon Township after it was destroyed by fire in the early hours of Thursday, Dec. 15.

A fire that officials believe may have started in a chimney and spread to an attic claimed one life on Thursday, Dec. 15. Ten people were asleep in a home at 7014 Kreuter in Cannon Township, when one resident awoke to check on a crying baby about 1:30 a.m. and discovered the home was filled […]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Rockford Area Historical Society News and Updates Dear Editor, The opportunity to improve our local museum by relocating it to the vacant Rockford Courthouse building has appealed to the giving spirit of many individuals and businesses not only in our area but also from other places. Pledges and donations have been received on a daily […]

RHS choirs provides super entertainment

Photo by TOM SCOTT