Severe wind downs tree on Kies, barely misses motorist

by BETH ALTENA In the midst of severe weather warnings and following a morning of tornado watches and warnings, a large black oak fell across Kies Street in Cannon Township, nearly missing a vehicle. It fell in the afternoon of Tuesday, October 26. The tree, which the president of the local Izaak Walton League chapter, […]

Rams win seventh straight district water polo title


Rockford High School hosted the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA) West Region district championships last weekend, and the Rams emerged as West Region East District champs for the seventh straight year. Rockford has not lost a district game since the current postseason format was adopted by the MWPA in 2004.   The week began with […]

Rockford Rams clip Hudsonville Eagles’ wings

Captain Brett Egnatuk leads the Ram defense as they hold

Rockford shares OK Red football championship with Grand Haven by TIM COOPER  The ninth and final week of the regular season found the Rams traveling to Hudsonville to take on the Eagles. Rockford’s offense, led by Brady Gent’s two touchdowns, defeated the Eagles 27-7, earning them a share of the OK Red conference crown. The […]

Rams Practice Players of the Week

Junior defensive back Cameron Borg (left) and junior running back and defensive lineback Joe Ramos (right) both are named Rockford football Practice Players of the Week for great effort in preparation for East Kentwood.


Rivalry continues with Rockford, Grand Haven sharing conference title


Rockford’s boys cross-country team traveled to Grand Haven Friday afternoon, Oct. 22, for a rematch with their worthy rivals from Grand Haven. Having recently lost the dual meet with Grand Haven earlier in the month, the boys were prepared to run hard to win Friday’s OK Red conference meet, which included eight schools: East Kentwood, […]