Rams place second at freshman/sophomore swim meet

Freshman Kurtis Loux drops almost four seconds off his best 200-yard freestyle time.

Over 150 male swimmers from seven West Michigan area high schools competed at the annual freshman/sophomore meet in Grandville on Saturday, Feb. 5. Last year the Rams came out victorious with their first win in seven years. However, this year it was the Hudsonville Eagles that came out on top, with Rockford finishing in second […]

Rockford JV dance team performs strong

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The Rockford junior varsity girls dance team performs at the JV boys basketball game during halftime on Thursday, Jan. 27. So far this season the Rockford JV dance team has competed in two competitions, taking home a total of four trophies. Headed by Coach Katie Hunsberger, the team consists of nine girls: Abbi Anthony, Julie […]

SCHOOL BEAT — February 10, 2011

Michigan schools lying? by RANDALL C. SELLHORN Trustee, Board of Education On Thursday, Jan. 12, the Grand Rapids Press front page headline which read “Michigan schools-lying to parents? Report blasts state for hiding behind standards lower than nationally accepted” was a bit of a shock to me and, I am certain, to others. Lying? The […]