Rockford Rams down Panthers in football

Ram linebackers Brett Egnatuk and Tyler Pratt

Rockford pulls off 14-7 upset of unbeaten West Ottawa by TIM COOPER  It’s rare for Rockford to be considered an underdog, but going into Friday night’s game in Holland against West Ottawa, that was the case. With the undefeated Panthers tied for the lead in the OK Red, the Rams found themselves trying to avoid […]

Anderson named recipient of 2010 PGA Teacher of the Year Award

Todd Anderson

Todd Anderson, the PGA director of instruction at Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Ga., and one of the country’s most respected and innovative instructors, is the recipient of the PGA Teacher of the Year Award. Anderson, 48, is a 23-year member of the PGA of America and is the third member of […]

NRMS cross-country teams take first, second

North Rockford Middle School (NRMS) girls cross-country team member, Maja Hill, is about to cross the finish line in first place on Sept. 22 at an OK Red dual meet hosted by Byron Center Middle School. Participating were middle school boys and girls teams from Byron Center, Holland Christian, NRMS, and West Ottawa. After breaking free of the pack of 64 girls at the start of the race, Hill led the entire two-mile distance, crossing the finish line with a time of 13:52. The constantly improving NRMS teams had a great afternoon. The boys team took first place and the girls took second place.

 

Rockford to celebrate heritage this weekend

Heritage Weekend is the celebration of Rockford’s history, and the Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) invites you to take a step back in time and enjoy a simpler life with special Harvest Fest events scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, October 2 and 3. During Heritage Weekend visitors can enjoy hayrides, strolling entertainment, music, a caricature […]

Hunters & Anglers — September 30, 2010

Do you want to have better-tasting venison? Tips for hunters from Kelly’s Deer Processing Colon Kelly believes it is wrong to waste venison with improper hunting techniques and hopes a little knowledge will improve the taste of venison, the amount of venison from each deer and avoid the unfortunate handling practices that can spoil an […]