Laura Featherston

Rockford rowing conquers state again

May 24, 2012 // 0 Comments

by MARY CLINTHORNE  Rockford’s women’s lightweight 4+ rows to victory. Photo by LAURA FEATHERSTON For the second consecutive year, Rockford rowers earned three coveted championship trophies in the Michigan Scholastic Rowing Championship at Riverside Park in Grand Rapids on Saturday, May 19. The final points told the story as the Rockford men commanded first place [...]

SCHOOL BEAT

November 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

It’s good to know!  by LAURA FEATHERSTON Trustee, Board of Education Rockford Public Schools Laura Featherston As a local real estate agent, I am frequently asked for information about area school districts. I’m obviously a bit biased towards Rockford Public Schools (RPS), but I have to be as impartial as possible! I always direct people to the administrative offices [...]

School board leaders honored in January

December 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

January is School Board Recognition Month, and Rockford Public Schools is joining 552 local and 57 intermediate school districts across the state to thank these community volunteers for their untiring dedication to public education. Rockford Public Schools Board of Education members (front row, l–r) Tammy Schollaart, Carol Hillman, Laura Featherston; (back row) Randy [...]

Education Blackboard — January 28, 2010

January 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

Ehinger named to Dean’s List at Albion Doug Ehinger has recently been named to the Dean’s List at Albion College for the fall semester of 2009. He is currently a junior majoring in history, minoring in physical education, and playing football for the Britons. Ehinger is a 2007 graduate of Rockford High School and is the son of Rick and Michelle Ehinger. His [...]