Ram wrestlers qualify 10 for regionals, prepare for Lowell rematch

Drew Scogg (135) takes

  by TIM COOPER After a long two-hour bus ride north to Traverse City, the Rockford Rams had to wait for their first opponent, as Traverse City Central and Traverse City West met in the first dual meet of team districts. The two Traverse City schools went to the final match of the dual meet […]

Rockford girls basketball leads OK Red

Rockford sophomore Kimberly Weston fights for a loose ball in a win over Grandville.

  The Lady Rams rolled into Bulldog country Tuesday, Feb. 9, taking on Grandville in a rematch. This match-up seemed to be the most intriguing in the OK Red conference. After Rockford’s win last Friday over West Ottawa, the Rams climbed into a first-place tie with the Panthers (7-2). The Lady Rams are on the […]

Rockford’s freshman/sophomore swim/dive team wins big

Smiling proudly, Rockford’s swimmers and divers bring home the first-place

  by DENISE WEBB  Twenty-three medals, six out of 12 first-place finishes, three state-qualifying times, several personal bests: all of these accomplishments helped bring home a first-place trophy for Rockford at the Freshman/Sophomore Swim/Dive Invitational on Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Grandville natatorium. More than 160 freshman and sophomore swimmers and divers competed from nine […]

Rockford Rams cheerleaders fight back

Rockford varsity cheer team of Kayleigh Vanpeursem, Charlye Meuser, Abby Brown, Mattie Ek, Torri Mills, Jordyn Hills, Alicia Spees, Nicole Siderius, Hali Cole, Haley Hegal, Courtney Beals, Alex Schaap, Mariah Sapp, Paige Mather and Taylor Greer compete at the DeltaPlex.

Rockford varsity cheer team of Kayleigh Vanpeursem, Charlye Meuser, Abby Brown, Mattie Ek, Torri Mills, Jordyn Hills, Alicia Spees, Nicole Siderius, Hali Cole, Haley Hegal, Courtney Beals, Alex Schaap, Mariah Sapp, Paige Mather and Taylor Greer compete at the DeltaPlex. by MARY JO HUMPHREYS-HILLS The Rockford varsity competitive cheer team has performed well the last […]

Paws with a Cause presents history, personal story

Small acts can have big impacts. When Argon first brought a phone to his new owner he saved her life.

  Paws has 25 trainers on staff and 150 employees in 35 states. Dogs are all raised by foster families, who rear the animals to be very familiar with many different situations and pay for all the costs incurred during the puppy’s early life, including spaying or neutering. “Some people have done this nine times […]