Rockford water polo athletes named All American

On July 4, the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) named Rockford High School athletes Casey Wolfer, Eric Chisholm and Patrick Fase Water Polo All Americans for the 2010-2011 school year. Fase and Chisholm helped lead the Rockford boys team to their eighth state championship this past fall, with senior goaltender Fase making 385 saves […]

Fischer commits to MSU

Brian Fischer signs to run track at Michigan State University while proud parents, David and Bev Fischer, look on.

Rockford graduate and student/athlete Brain Fischer recently committed to run track at Michigan State University (MSU) next spring. He plans to study physiology at MSU, with the hopes of later attending graduate school. He is slated to run any events from the 100 to the 400 and the 4×1 and 4×4 relay teams at MSU. […]

Kids invited to free Rockford water polo program

Water polo is a challenging, yet exhilarating sport that is growing in popularity throughout the country. Boys and girls in grades first through eighth are invited to come and be introduced to the sport Monday, July 25 at North Rockford Middle School pool. The free program runs from 1 to 2:15 p.m. and will be […]

CLASSIFIEDS — July 14, 2011

NOTICES New Ownership Party!—Friday, July 22 at 6 p.m., Tan Elite, 2350 Belmont Center, Ste. 450. New hair salon. Xango health products. Massage and detox. Tanning. Half off specials. Call Kim or Danita (616) 340-7368.    p28 ______________________ FOR SALE Misc.—1939 Allis Chalmers tractor with spread axle, plow, and thatcher, $1,900. Full-size bed, head/footboard, two dressers, […]

EDUCATION BLACKBOARD — July 14, 2011

SCHOOL BEAT Presentation of a Graduating Class by DAN ZANG Principal, Rockford High School Rockford High School (RHS) recently celebrated our 2011 commencement ceremony. The class of 2011 is a tremendous group of young men and women who now move on to spread their wings. Below you will find excerpts from this year’s graduation speech: […]