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WaMaC Bowling Results

WaMaC Bowling Results

2017 WaMaC Conference Championship Results Boys Team Results: 1. Maquoketa – 3363 2. Vinton-Shellsburg – 3107 3. Western Dubuque – 3037 4. Marion – 3002 5. Central DeWitt – 2834 6. West Delaware – 2735 7. Independence – 2477 Girls Team Results: 1. Western Dubuque – 2895 2. Vinton-Shellsburg – 2521 3. West Delaware –

CR Man Charged In Deadly Crash

A Cedar Rapids man was taken into custody by the Linn County Sheriff’s Office Friday afternoon in connection with a deadly accident in November. 35 year old Keith Furne faces two counts of Homicide by Vehicle and one count of Reckless Driving Resulting in Serious Injury. These charges are the result of a three month

Chapman To Bowl On ESPN Sunday

West Delaware graduate and Manchester native AJ Chapman has qualified for the PBA Players championship in Columbus Ohio. Chapman wrote on social media “I don’t really have words right now. This is a dream of mine for as long as I can remember.” Chapman, who graduated from Wichita State last year, placed fourth in the

Hawk Bowlers Win Friday; Prepare For Post-Season

The West Delaware bowlers were in action Friday afternoon at Lightning lanes against Sumner Fredericksburg.  The Hawk Girls won 2502 to 1976.  Andrea Salow led the Hawks with a two-game total of 393.  The Hawk boys also had an easy time winning 3172 to 1995.  Blaine Wilson had games of 231 and 233 for a

Basketball Scores 2/10/17

Boys Basketball 2/10/17 West Delaware 55, Center Point-Urbana 44 East Buchanan 57, Central, Elkader 51 Western Dubuque 67, Independence 45 Vinton-Shellsburg 54, Anamosa 34 Beckman Catholic, Dyersville 84, South Tama 64 Girls Class 3A Regional play starts tonight.  West Delaware is at home to take on Anamosa.  The winner of that game will play the

Duanne Ruen Ott Thiel – formerly of Dyersville

Duanne Ruen Ott Thiel, 65, of Hiawatha, Iowa, formerly of Dyersville, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at the Hiawatha Care Center surrounded by her children. A visitation will be held from 2:00-8:00 P.M. on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville, where a Vigil Service

Susan L. Miller – Manchester

Susan L. Miller, 88, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2017, at the Good Neighbor Home, Manchester. Visitation: 2:00 – 5:00 p.m., Sunday, February 12, 2017, Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. Funeral Service: 1:00 p.m., Monday, February 13, 2017, First Lutheran Church, Manchester, with visitation one hour prior. Private

Clyde Edwin Jennings – Strawberry Point

Clyde Edwin Jennings, 92, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 9, 2017, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester, Iowa. He was born on September 11, 1924, in Garber, the son of Arthur and Marie (Thein) Jennings. Clyde was born and raised on the family century farm. He graduated as the

Joan Arlene Manson – Manchester

Joan Arlene Manson, 78, of Manchester, Iowa took her place in our Lord’s Heavenly Choir Saturday, February 4, 2017 at her home in Manchester, Iowa. Memorial service with a Celebration of Life Gathering from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at the United Methodist Church, 413 E Butler, Manchester, Iowa 52057. There will

Thomas “Tom” Lewis Duggan – Masonville

Thomas “Tom” Lewis Duggan, age 74, of Masonville, Iowa, died Saturday, February 4, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Visitation: 2:00 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester, with a 4:30 p.m. Scripture Service. Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday,