A Message for You

God holds the future by REV. LAURIE TENHAVE-CHAPMAN First Congregational Church, Rockford As I walked my dog around the lake in temperatures nearing 50 degrees, I thought back to the headliner forecasts in November. “Harsh Winter Ahead” the meteorologists warned from the newspaper, broadcast studio and Internet news. I remember thinking, “How do they know?” […]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

by TERRY KONKLE President, Rockford Area Historical Society Someone told me a few months ago that the key ingredient to having a successful project was to get people to believe in your cause. When the project is to move our museum to a much better location, the first believers have to be those promoting the […]

Rams swim/dive team opens season with first conference win

The Rockford men’s swim and dive team came away victories from Jenison’s home pool on Thursday, Jan. 5, when they defeated the Wildcats 185-124, in their first OK Red match-up of the season. Despite some fast swims by the Jenison squad, the combination of the depth and the speed of the Rams proved that they […]

Rockford varsity hockey begins 2012 in tournament action

The Rams varsity hockey team played their final games of 2011 in the annual Big Rapids Holiday Invitational on December 28 and 30, and kicked off the New Year with the annual Walker Classic on January 6 and 7. Rockford’s icers drew Jackson Lumen Christi (JLC) for the first game of the Big Rapids tournament. […]

Rams Hockey ADM/Mites team learns ‘fun’damentals of hockey

The Rams Hockey ADM/Mite team’s season is well underway with tons of learning and fun being had by all players. The Rams recently  participated in both an ADM/Mites exchange and a cross-ice jamboree. These events give young players the chance to play both three-on-three and four-on-four hockey in a cross-ice setting and put to the […]