February 18 2010

Obituaries — February 18, 2010

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Hart Mrs. Ruth M. Hart, age 96, of Rockford passed away on Tuesday, February 9, 2010. She grew up on Godfrey Street in Grand Rapids and was a 1931 graduate of Lee High School and then attended Davis Tech. It was the time of the Great Depression, and her father had lost his job. He purchased the property on Young Avenue in Rockford where he farmed as a means of feeding his [...]

School Beat — February 18, 2010

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NRMS pilots Ram Buddies program by LARRY WATTERS, Assistant Principal North Rockford Middle School In the words of Albus Dumbledore from the Harry Potter series, “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we really are, far more than our abilities.” One of the choices we have made this year at Rockford Public Schools that I am extremely proud of is the Ram Buddies [...]

Education Blackboard

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Ed Lyons Lyons on Deans List at Ferris State University  Former Rockford High School graduate Nicholas Lyons has earned a place on the College of Engineering Technology Dean’s List for the 2009 fall semester at Ferris State University, College of Technology. The minimum requirement for the Dean’s List is a 3.50 honor point average for a 12 credit load. Lyons [...]

ERMS band students selected to perform at DeVos Hall

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GOING PLACES—Austin Baar (percussion), Tessa Powers (oboe), Madalyn Steffen (flute) and East Rockford Middle School Band Director Mrs. Rebecca Kilgore-Longtin.   Three students from East Rockford Middle School were selected to participate in the All-State Middle School Band. The selection process involved an audition process that included sight reading, scales and a [...]
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