Rockford’s Birkmeier signs letter of intent with MSU

Parents Mike and Judy Birkmeier, along with Coach Kevin Patterson, observe Sarah Birkmeier signing with Michigan State University.

The best female high school pole vaulter ever in the state of Michigan has signed a letter of intent to jump for Michigan State University. Senior Sarah Birkmeier has set every record imaginable in her three years at Rockford High School. Among her accomplishments are: School Record 13’, Conference Record 12’1”, Grand Rapids Area Record […]

Weddings — February 18, 2010

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Jones-Krueger The wedding of Lisa Krueger and David Jones took place on September 18, 2009 at the Berrien Hills Golf Club in Benton Harbor, Mich. Lisa, the daughter of Andrew and Nadine Krueger of Rockford, is a 2003 graduate of Rockford High School and a 2008 graduate of Central Michigan University. She is employed by […]

Letters to the Editor — February 18, 2010

Fundraiser for NKSC a success I want to thank all those people who participated in the euchre tournament fundraiser for the North Kent Service Center. Thank you for your generous donations and also for your help with the pull down and cleaning of the Community Cabin. Your help was very appreciated. Thank you to the […]

Register — February 18, 2010

Thursday, February 18 Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program—10:10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at Rockford Reformed Church, 4890 Eleven Mile Rd., Rockford, for seniors ages 60-plus. Admission is $1 donation. Sunday, February 21 Roast Beef Dinner—11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at VFW Post 3946, located at 4195 Thirteen Mile Road, Rockford. Cost is $8 for adults; […]

The more you give away, the more you have

by REV. LAURIE TENHAVE-CHAPMAN First Congregational Church, Rockford On any given weekend, we could expect to see the same scene when we looked out our window across the parking lot: a middle-aged man buffing his vintage car to shimmery perfection. We lived in a condo complex when first married, and you get a peek into […]