July 5 2012

Beyond The Rock crew runs video production at Big Ticket Festival

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by KRIS DEYOUNG The Beyond The Rock crew gets the opportunity to run a large part of the video production for the Big Ticket Festival. Loud music, famous bands, world-renowned speakers, thousands of fans and, most importantly, elephant ears are all part of this year’s Big Ticket Festival, which took place at Allegan County Fairgrounds June 14-16. The Big Ticket Festival [...]

Rockford family talks about seeing Biggest Loser finale live

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by CINDY M. CRANMER Mike and Linda TenBrink are pictured at The Biggest Loser Ranch with first-place winner Jeremy Britt (in green) and third-place winner Conda Britt (in pink) while visiting the Britts for the live season 13 finale. Photo courtesy of MIKE & LINDA TENBRINK Celebrating the accomplishment of a family friend typically does not involve a trip across the [...]

EPA turns tannery site back to Wolverine, MDEQ

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by BETH ALTENA A public meeting held jointly by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and the federal Environmental Protection Agency drew a large crowd in April. The subject was the progress of a study of the former Wolverine tannery property. The study was prompted by petition of three individuals in Rockford concerned with potential contamination from the [...]

ATF investigating Nelson’s Speed Shop fire

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The National Response Team (NRT) of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has been activated by request from the Michigan State Police to investigate a fire at Nelson’s Speed Shop, 4566 South Greenville Road, in Greenville. A fire was reported to the Montcalm Township Fire Department Friday, June 22, at approximately 1:30 a.m. Montcalm Fire [...]

Kimberly’s, Brighton offer marching band donation

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Half of bracelet sale goes to school by BETH ALTENA Anthony Martinez, an RHS graduate who played in the marching band, models the beautiful Brighton bracelet. Half the cost of this patriotic jewelry item during the month of July will go to the marching band. Brighton is a company that does things the old-fashioned way and is always finding creative ways to give back to [...]
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