CASSA celebrates tournament championship

Pictured are (front row, l–r) Autumn Hinton, Myla Umphrey, Julia VanDenHout, Maddi Case, Shelby Shotko, Carly McCuaig; (middle row) Payton Rumsey, Skyler Calati, Baylie VanDyke, Sydney Plummer, Jordan Falk, Leah Kuzma, Ally Meek; (back row) Assistant Coach Jake Holtrop, Coach Timothy Hinton, and Assistant Coach John Rumsey.

The Cedar Area Select Soccer Association (CASSA) U12 Girls Red Soccer Team is celebrating the club’s first-ever Cherry Capital Cup Tournament Championship. The team sealed the championship on Sunday, May 20 with a 4-3 win over the Grand Rapids Crew. The CASSA team started the tournament on Saturday, May 19 with a 2-1 (Myla Umphrey, […]

Athlete of the Week

Kelsea Buchanan

Kelsea Buchanan Competitive Cheer Rockford High School sophomore Kelsea Buchanan was pulled up at the end of last season to help out the Rams at districts. This year, she has started in all three rounds for the Rams this entire season. Congratulations, Kelsea, on being elected the Rockford Sports Boosters February Athlete of the Week!

CLASSIFIEDS — June 7, 2012

HELP WANTED Poindexter’s Specialty Marketplace. Stop in to apply, 12 E. Bridge St., Rockford.       b23 ______________________ GARAGE SALES Algoma Township—9112 Grange, Friday, June 8, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, June 9, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Garden equipment and supplies, some antiques, bookcase headboard/twinbed/trundle, ceiling fans, r/c model airplanes and equipment, tools and much […]

White Creek Lumber to hold grand re-opening

Attending White Creek Lumber and Hardware’s ribbon-cutting ceremony are (l–r) Cedar Springs City Manager Christine Burns, Art Probst, Bill Jobse Jr., Charlie Dubridge, Jane Gosling, Owen Gauger, Aaron Gauger, Orgill Representative Mike Gould, and Bill Jobse Sr.

White Creek Lumber and Hardware is holding a grand re-opening event to celebrate something that is overdue. The Lumber and Hardware has been located at its current site since 1988, when it was built under previous ownership. In 2005, the store was purchased by current management and was renamed White Creek Lumber and Hardware by […]

National golfing group chooses local venue for 2012 open


What’s in a name? Every year since 1979, a group of golfers (all named Bob Jones!) have gathered for an annual charitable golf tournament called the Bobby Jones Open. This year, the 34th annual tournament returns to Michigan from 2001’s event in California. It is being played in Grand Rapids on June 11-13 at Thousand […]