H&S Companies team members to participate in Walt Gutowski Sr. Golf Outing

H&S Companies will participate in the Walt Gutowski SR. Golf Outing benefitting the David D. Hunting YMCA 2012 Strong Kids Campaign on June 4, 2012. “The Grand Rapids Y is important to so many kids and families in the area,” said Paul Lothschutz, CPA and partner of H&S Companies. “We’re happy to have the opportunity […]

EDUCATION BLACKBOARD

by JACQUIE FASE Director of Transportation Rockford Public Schools “How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?” —Dr. Seuss As the scholarly Dr. Seuss once said, “Today is your […]

Kellermeier named to GVSU dean’s list

Megan Kellermeier

Megan Kellermeier of Rockford was named to the dean’s list at Grand Valley State University for the second semester of the 2011-2012 school year. To be eligible for the dean’s list you must carry 12 credits and achieve a 3.50 grade-point average or better. Kellermeier has been accepted for the fall of 2012 to the […]

NRMS bands rated superior

On May 3, both the seventh-grade concert band and eighth-grade symphonic band from North Rockford Middle School (NRMS) traveled to Big Rapids High School to perform at the State Band Festival. Both received Superior Division I ratings from all three concert judges as well as earning a Superior Division I rating from the sight-reading judge. […]

Rockford races to title at Division I regional in Grand Rapids

NUMBER ONE AND THEY KNOW IT—The boys of Rockford High School’s track and field team proudly hoist their first-place trophy after winning the Division I regional championship.	Photo by CLIFF HILL

by RANDY GREGORY Though not quite as overwhelming in the scope of victory as their female teammates, the boys track team from Rockford also took home first-place honors in the Division I regional meet held at Houseman Field in Grand Rapids on Saturday, May 19. Rockford totaled 126 points to easily outdistance the 94.25 points […]