Stegmiers take Squire on western vacation

The Rockford Squire travels to Estes Park, Colo. with Gail and Bob Stegmier. These pictures were taken April 18 and included an overnight stay at the famous and historic Stanley Hotel with their son Steve and his son Josh, along with daughter Amy Schulz and her husband Dave.

Young Angler happy with Rogue River catch

Thomas Newman, 6, pulls in a small mouth bass from the Rogue River while fishing above the Rockford dam on a recent summer evening. Thomas, a first-grade student at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic School in Rockford, was at the dam with his mother, Chrystal Newman, prior to the start of school. The Rockford boy was using an artificial minnow lure. It was his first fish of the evening.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Reader appreciates column, laughs Dear Roger, I wanted to drop you a line and say thank you for the Squire. I read it weekly and enjoy your column. I may not always agree with you politically but I get many laughs from much of what you write. I have shared your words of wisdom with […]

Belmont pizza joint feeds the hungry

Restaurateur Tony Griffin, owner of B.C. Pizza Belmont, isn’t timid about telling people how great his food is. “Our gourmet pizza selection is untouchable,” he said, “…Greek-Mediterranean pizza, Southwest Portabella and Steak, and the fan favorite Chicken Parmazeti, just to name a few. People rave about our crust. It’s a little on the sweeter side, […]

Rockford dominates Holt en route to 22-0 victory

by RANDY GREGORY After struggling to mount much of anything offensively in a 16-6 loss to Lowell last week, Rockford cruised to a 22-0 victory in a game played Thursday, Aug. 30 at Holt High School. Not only did Rockford never punt during the contest, the Ram defense allowed Holt only 101 yards of total […]