Hundreds enjoy Lakes Art Make-and-Take event

Art teacher Kenn Vidro has been the organizer of the Lakes Elementary Art Make-and-Take for about 30 years.

by CINDY M. CRANMER A passion for art that started when he was a child turned into a 35-year career of inspiring students at Rockford schools. Lakes Elementary School had its annual Art Make-and-Take event on Thursday, April 26. The man who was behind the creation of the event teaches art at Lakes as well […]

RHS crew members help special needs students experience fun on water

Members of Rockford High School’s crew team along with special needs students gather for a photo before they are bussed out by AAA Canoes to learn about being on the water and canoe down the Rogue River.	Photo by CINDY M. CRANMER

by CINDY M. CRANMER Working together to benefit special needs students was the goal of everyone involved in a recent activity on the Rogue River. About 40 Rockford High School (RHS) crew team members gave up part of their summer break to work with about 20 special needs students. RHS students have been giving back […]