Rockford swims past Grand Haven

Rockford’s Sam Lewis performs a dive.

Rockford’s swim/dive team continued its strong start to the season with a 156-107 win over Grand Haven at home on Thursday, Jan. 12. Grabbing first place in every relay and sweeping the most points in every individual event, the Rams showed just why they still remain undefeated in the OK Red. In the 50-yard freestyle, […]

Rockford wrestlers down East Kentwood

Braden Zych's victory clinches the dual against the East Kentwood Falcons on Wednesday, Jan. 11.	Photo by JIM COOPER

by TIM COOPER and JIM COOPER The Rockford High School wrestlers improved to 4-0 in OK Red conference competition when they defeated East Kentwood on Wednesday, Jan. 11. The Rams defeated the Falcons of East Kentwood in Holland on December 17 by 12 points in a preview of last week’s conference match-up. Falls by Collin Curtis […]

RHS cheer team’s dream getting closer

Audrey Dornan and Kaitlin Castor compete in round one at East Kentwood.	Photo by MIKE HILLS

by MARY JO HILLS The Rockford High School Rams varsity competitive cheerleading team’s time is here. Finishing second in the East Kentwood Falcon Invitational on January 12 and fourth in the West Ottawa Invitational on January 14, the Lady Rams are proving to be a top contender in the OK Red conference. At Thursday’s invitational, […]

Communication fun earns Scouts new badge

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Cub Scouts from Den Six, Pack 3265 visited the Rockford Squire newspaper on Thursday, January 12 to learn about communication. The youngsters, from the Ada Vista Elementary Spanish Immersion program, had many interesting questions about how a newspaper is created. They looked at a copy of the first edition of the Weekly Rockford Register from […]

Rockford—Dream Town

The following essay was written by a seventh-grade student at Rockford Christian School, and submitted an essay for her language arts assignment. Her teacher, in turn, submitted it for a contest where it was accepted for a future publication. We hope readers will enjoy the work as much as we did here at The Squire. […]