Rockford graduates complete AmeriCorps NCCC service

They’ve lived in tents, provided relief to tornado-devastated communities, mentored disadvantaged youth, coordinated tens of thousands of volunteers, and developed into our nation’s future leaders. With over half a million hours of service and 138 projects behind them, Meghan Pitsch and Rose Marie Fulbright, both of Rockford, are two of 284 members of AmeriCorps’ National […]

Actors of all ages needed for upcoming play

Rogue River Community Theatre is getting ready for their fall production. They will be holding auditions for “The Light Of Heaven’s Dove,” a musical drama about the life of Christ, on Wednesday, Sept. 7 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The Theatre is looking for actors, singers and musicians of all ages, including adults, teens and […]

Cars, crafters needed for Hope event

Cars and crafts—what a combination! Hope Community Church of Rockford will be hosting a unique event from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on October 1. Cars and Crafts for Hope is a benefit to raise funds and collect food for North Kent Community Services, who serves our neighbors in need every day, providing food, clothing […]

Bowlers makes perfect game

Dale Brown, co-owner of  Rockford Lanes, proves he is in the right business (or he had time on his hands to practice) by bowling a perfect 300 game during the first stop in the first Pub & Grub Crawl Thursday, August 18.

     

MAIN STREET by Roger Allen, publisher

Living well Hey, old folks. I’m celebrating my good health! I’ve noticed that lots of people in the obituaries didn’t make it to my age. So far I’ve had no hip or knee replacements. No sign of cancer yet. Not one of the myriad diseases that creep up on us and bring us to the […]