Area student receives education award

Megan Kelley, a Hope College sophomore from Rockford, received the Catherine Morrison Junior Science and Math Book Education Award during the college’s annual Honors Convocation on Thursday, April 28. This honor is a cash award given to a deserving senior who has demonstrated academic excellence and who is committed to teaching mathematics at the elementary […]

Hope announces Dean’s List

Hope College, located in Holland, Mich., is pleased to announce its Dean’s List for the first semester of the 2011-2012 school year. To be named to the Dean’s List, a student must have a minimum 3.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale. Among those listed are Rockford students: senior Alyssa Brillinger, freshman Sloan Ouellette, junior […]

Lady Rams collide with top-ranked East Lansing in state quarterfinals

Rockford sophomore Halle Peterson (#12) blocks the shot of East Lansing senior Klarissa Bell (#21).

Rockford’s Lady Rams’ spectacular season came to an end last Tuesday night only two minutes from a trip to the Breslin Center and a possible state championship game. The East Lansing Trojans arrived in Caledonia for this state quarterfinal match-up rated number one in Class A and sporting their star player Klarissa Bell. Bell had […]

Lady Ram Cagers fall, still hold on to first in OK Red

Megan Kelley makes the layup

  Five weeks ago, January 15, it took a Herculean effort for Grand Haven to overcome an 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter and double overtime to defeat the Rockford girls basketball team. However, Friday, Feb. 19, the Buccaneers defeated the Rams in regulation play 48-36. Grand Haven’s game plan apparently was to crash the […]