Author Archives: Mike Johnson


Area Bowlers On All-District Teams

1st Team Boys Name                                                    School                                                                   Grade Blake Nadermann                            Epworth, Western Dubuque                       12 Zach Weber                                        West Delaware                                                 12 John Miester                                     West Delaware                                                 12 Grant Kramer                                    Epworth, Western Dubuque                       12   2nd Team Boys Joey Maiers                                        Epworth, Western Dubuque                       12 Terrel Haas                                         West Delaware                                                 11   Honorable Mention Evan Hartman                                    Epworth, Western Dubuque                       12 Tony Lopez                                        


Darleme M. Smock – Worthington

Darlene M. Smock, 73, of Worthington, died Sunday, February 22, 2015, at her residence. Friends may call from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at the Kramer Funeral Home in Dyersville where a parish vigil will be held at 2:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday,

Alice M. Hunt – Earlville

Alice M. Hunt, 87, of Earlville, died Saturday, February 21, 2015.  Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Earlville United Parish, Earlville.  Family will greet friends from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the church.  Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery, Earlville.  Arrangements by Clifton Murdoch Funeral

Hawks Bowling

State Bowling Starts Monday

The West Delaware girls bowling team will compete in the state bowling tournament at Plaza Lanes in Des Mones starting with a first roll time of 10am this morning. WD head coach Ken Boesenberg talks about his teams effort at the qualifier and the mindset heading into today’s action: BOESY1 2-23 Hope Mozingo and Kaitlyn

Post Season Basketball Continues Tonight

The high school basketball postseason continues tonight with boys class 3A and 4A first round games and girls 1A and 2A regional finals. In 3A, The 11-10 West Delaware Hawks host CP-U in the nightcap of a doubleheader at West Delaware High School. The first game has Independence going up against Dubuque Wahlert. Bill Logan

State Wrestling Updates

Session 8: Saturday 6:00 pm Finals Completed Matches Class 1A 220 Final: #1 Ryan Parmely (Maquoketa Vally) over #3 Andrew Petersen (Woodbury Central) Maj. 12-2 Class 2A 182 Final: #2 Joe Teague (Algona) over #1 Brent Lammers (West Delaware) Fall 5:13 Class 3A 170 Final: #1 Isaiah Patton (Dowling Catholic) over #2 Max Lyon (Western

Leland Boll – Dundee

Leland Vernon Boll of Dundee age 85 died Monday February 16, 2015 in his home surrounded by his loved ones. He was born May 17, 1929 in Dundee, Iowa, the son of Leon and Pauline Boll. He was raised on a farm and never lost his love for farming. He joined the Navy after graduating

Hawks Bowling

W. Delaware Girls Bowling Team Headed To State

The West Delaware Girls bowling team punched their ticket to the state bowling tournament with a win in the state qualifier that took place at Lightning lanes in Manchester.  The Hawks rolled a team score of 2865.  Coach Ken Bosenberg says the girls came alive late in the second game. BOSE1 The Hawks’ 2865 was


The Band Perry Performs at Cascade High School

The students at Cascade High School were treated to a private concert Monday afternoon by one of the top acts in country music. The Band Perry performed in the school auditorium as a reward for the school winning State Farm’s “Celebrate My Drive” contest last fall. Cascade High School beat out three thousand small schools