Ram golfers bring home varsity championship

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The Rockford Rams varsity golf squad arrived at Stonegate Golf Club in Twin Lake, Mich., with a points lead in the overall conference championship race due to their 13-1 record during the regular season. However, they knew that anything was possible. All it would take would be a mediocre day from them and a good […]

Rockford student athletes commit to college on Media Day

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“This is your chance to get to know some of our outstanding student athletes,” said Athletic Director Tim Erickson on Tuesday, May 24. Nearly forty students and hundreds of parents along with members of the media were in attendance at the Freshman Center as the athletes committed to a college or university of their choice. […]

Rockford enters America’s Favorite Farmers Markets contest for 2011

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Granddaddy of area farm markets to open Saturday, June 4 by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Rockford City Treasurer Kim “Farmer” McKay wears many hats, one of which is that of Rockford’s Farm Market Administrator. McKay is proud to announce that the wildly popular Rockford-sponsored Farm Market returns for its 11th season this Saturday, June 4. […]

Lions Peace Post winners share vision

Displaying their winning posters are (l–r) art teacher Sarah Mullen and student Madeline Fryc of East Rockford Middle School and student Hannah Willman and art teacher Rachel Kibbe of North Rockford Middle School.

Madeline Fryc from East Rockford Middle School (ERMS) and Hannah Willman from North Rockford Middle School (NRMS) were chosen as this year’s Rockford Lions Club Peace Poster winners. Both students’ work represents the incredible talent that is prevalent in Rockford’s middle schools. Madeline’s submitted artwork was chosen as both the local and district winner, which […]

RHS choir hone skills in Big Apple

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Trip a chance to join with other choirs The weekend of May 21-22, RHS choir director David Duiven, his 129-member Rockford High School Touring Choir, two principals and 30 chaperones boarded buses heading for New York City. The trip included many exciting events, such as going to the “Top of the Rock,” seeing the Broadway […]