Rockford Community

OBITUARIES — John N. Muir

September 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

John N. Muir, age 83, beloved husband, father and grandpa went home to his Lord September 10, 2012. John was born Aug. 20, 1929 in Lansing, MI to the late Robert and Agnes (Bowden) Muir. He graduated from Lansing Everett H.S. and MSU. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict and attended Grand Ledge Baptist Church. John retired from Oldsmobile after 35 years [...]

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

September 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

Organizer disappointed about festival decision Dear Editor, For the last 15 years, my family and I have been in charge of the Scarecrow Make-N-Take at the Rockford Harvest Festival. It has always been the last weekend in September and the first two weekends in October. We divide and donate the money between North Kent Community Services and the Rockford Area Historical [...]

Local businessman wants to feed the town of Rockford for free

September 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

by BETH ALTENA Visit “Fatzo” and the Mrs. for Italian fare at Rockford’s newest restaurant. The doors opened Friday, September 7 at the corner of East Main and Northland Drive. In a way, buying their own restaurant was like an anniversary present for Debbie and Douglas Ryke. The couple celebrated their fifteenth anniversary the day after they opened the doors of [...]

Young angler hauls in whopper king salmon

September 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

This 20-pound King Salmon was caught by Zeppi Jobse while on a Grand Haven fishing trip aboard the “Timber” along with captains Tim and Murry and grandparents Bill and Kathy Jobse of Whitecreek Lumber and Hardware. A variety of salmon were caught approximately four miles off the pier. What a fun fishing trip on Lake [...]
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