Rockford Ambulance

Driver ejected from pickup truck in crash

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Someone missed the stop sign on the corner of Shaner Avenue and Stout Thursday, June 18 just after 5 p.m. According to Courtland Fire Chief Micky Davis, the driver of a pickup truck was ejected through the window, which he said is unusual, and was being loaded in an ambulance when he arrived on the scene. The other driver was talking to first responders as she was loaded [...]

Clear calendar for community-wide celebration

July 26, 2012 // 0 Comments

Dunk an officer, play in fire hoses The ever popular police officer dunk tank will be present at this year’s National Night Out event August 7 in downtown Rockford. National Night out is one celebration you don’t want to miss, coming right up on Tuesday, August 7 around the country from 6 to 8 p.m. Locally, planning is nearly complete for this year’s event, which [...]

Rockford Ambulance duck floats to first place

June 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

Saturday, June 9 during Rockford’s Start of Summer Celebration large crowds showed up at the dam and on the Bridge Street bridge to watch the first-ever Big Daddy Duck Race start at 5:30 p.m., sponsored by Rockford Rotary Club. The winning duck was Rockford Ambulance’s Big Daddy Duck. Roger Morgan of Rockford Ambulance holds the winning Big Daddy Duck. Rockford Rotary [...]

Group turns scraps into hope, help for hundreds

May 10, 2012 // 0 Comments

‘This lets them know someone cares’ by BETH ALTENA  Members of the quilting group Pieces of the Heart meet during a thank-you luncheon offered by staff at Rockford Ambulance on Wednesday, April 25. The women (and one man) who turn scraps into quilts usually work from their own homes, so the visit together was a special treat. Estelle Fessenden doesn’t know exactly [...]

Big Daddy Duck Race to pick up pace for summer reading

April 26, 2012 // 0 Comments

IN GOOD COMPANY—These fine folks from Rockford Ambulance, United Bank and other Rockford businesses are proud to be part of the inaugural Big Daddy Duck Race. There is only one more duck to purchase, so don't delay to be part of this group. Rockford Rotary Club has provided scholarship funding for the Rockford Public Schools (RPS) Summer Reading Program for several [...]
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