Engagement — Bond-Eilers

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Robert Jr. and Tammy Bond of Rockford are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Arlene Bond of Grand Rapids, to Matthew Howard Eilers, son of David and Deb Eilers of Waverly, Tenn., and Richard and Jane Kritzman of Whitehall, Mich. The bride-to-be is a 2005 Rockford High School graduate and will graduate […]

Applications now available for Garden Club 2010 Scholarship

The Rockford Garden Club 2010 Scholarship is available to high school seniors planning to study horticulture, landscape architecture, environmental sciences or related fields. It is a $500 scholarship that will be awarded to a student attending college in the fall of 2010. Applications are available at the Rockford High School guidance office or by contacting […]

Ending bittersweet for Ram wrestlers

Austin Scogg is on his way

by TIM COOPER  The Rockford Rams traveled to Battle Creek on Friday, March 26 for the final dual meets of the season. In the quarterfinals the Rams took on Westland John Glenn, a team they had defeated in late December. One Ram in particular found himself in an interesting situation for any wrestler at this […]

Rockford Riptide shines at Super Splash Stroke Championship

Rockford Riptide swimmers perform the Hokey Pokey at a recent competition.

  The Riptide team is winding down its winter competitive season with some strong performances. More than 70 local Rockford Riptide competitive swim team members competed in the club’s recent Super Splash Stroke Championship. Eleven Riptide swimmers took first place in one or more events. They are Russell Brown, Alexa Caster, Stephan Cress, Jessica Cutler, […]

Rams net win over East Kentwood, fall to Catholic Central

Noah Greco skates past an East Kentwood Falcon.

  The Rockford Rams varsity hockey team faced off against archrival and nemesis, the East Kentwood Falcons, on Wednesday, Feb. 24 on their home ice, and skated away with a hard-earned 4-3 victory. “This was a another true team effort that resulted in a well-deserved win for us. Everyone skated hard, played their positions and […]