Families invited to host exchange students

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  Local families are invited to host international exchange students coming to the area this  fall. The students are aged between 15 and 18 and will have their own spending money and health insurance. They will attend your local high school for the 2009-2010 school year.     Host families are responsible for providing meals, […]

Rams boys golf team finishes season second

Trent Davison goes for a birdie, leading the Rams with consistent performances all season.

Davison selected as First Team All State The Rockford boys golf program finished the year on a high note. Trent Davison was selected as First Team Division I All State. This is a great honor for Davison and the boys program. Davison averaged 76.8, never shot over 80, never finished out of the top eight […]

RPS to unveil artificial turf at Ted Carlson Stadium

Rockford Public Schools (RPS) will formally dedicate its new artificial turf multi-purpose field on Thursday, September 3, 2009, at the football home opener against Holt. Voters approved the project as part of the district’s 2008 bond issue. After carefully studying artificial turf options, district officials contracted to install a Mondoturf Eco-fill field. This cutting-edge turf […]

Rockford girls varsity water polo earns gold Academic All American honors

Eight players earn Academic All State honors Rockford High School girls water polo Head Coach Al Reickard recently announced that eight players on the varsity team were honored as Academic All State players. To qualify, the individual players had to be sophomores with a nonweighted grade-point average (GPA) of 3.75 or higher. Those honored include […]

Surprise 80th birthday party planned

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Drop by and say hello if you know renowned fisherman John Kaiserlian as he is treated to a surprise birthday desert on sunday, July 12 from 1-5 p.m. at his home, 8824 Algoma Avenue. You may know John from his many years fishing at the Rockford dam.