Eldon Korson

Kids invited to join local officers in evening of fun, food

February 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

by ELDON KORSON  On Friday, Feb. 4, the Rockford, Cedar Springs and Sparta police departments and the Kent County Sheriff’s Department will be holding a youth lock-in at the MVP Athletic Club located at 515 East Division Street in Rockford. For $6 paid at the door, middle school kids in grades six through eight will be able to eat unlimited pizza and use all [...]

Eldon’s Quilt tells story of overcoming

December 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

Edyta Sitar, quilt designer, was so inspired by the story of Eldon Korson of Rockford that she created this quilt. Eldon suffered a devastating brain injury from which doctors believed he would never recover. Today he is a student at college and a testament to the power of determination. The lights and darks and the patched pieces sewn into Eldon’s Quilt represent [...]