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West Delaware Postpones Homecoming Parade; Students Help with Flood Efforts

West Delaware Postpones Homecoming Parade; Students Help with Flood Efforts

West Delaware is celebrating Homecoming this week, but the school’s plans were changed when floodwaters hit Manchester on Friday. Instead of holding their annual West Delaware Homecoming parade on Friday afternoon, Superintendent Dr. Kristen Rickey says they made the decision to cancel it in light of the devastation that was hitting their community. The West

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Flood Gates Partially Open at Lake Delhi

With major flooding upstream in Manchester, Lake Delhi is taking precautions. Officials have partially opened three of the gates and the spillway is operating as planned. Lake Delhi District Trustees President Steve Leonard told KMCH late Friday afternoon that everything is going as well as it can in this situation, though some homes upstream may

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HS Volleyball: West Delaware Wins WD’s Match-up

Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Class 3A 3rd-ranked 28-2 West Delaware Hawks stayed undefeated in WaMaC East side play last night with a 3-1 win over 4A No. 15 Western Dubuque in Epworth. Hawks head coach Brett Mather was especially pleased with the effort by his squad: mather1-9-21 The Hawks won the first set 25-12, third

HS Football: Week 4 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week four of the high school football season saw 6 of the 12 KMCH area schools pick up victories. Here is a look at how those games went and who those area teams will play in week 5: In Manchester- West Delaware got a huge effort from sophomore running back Caleb

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HS Sports: Tuesday Volleyball And Cross Country Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Class 3A third-ranked 16-1 West Delaware Hawks Volleyball returns to WaMaC East division play tonight as they travel to 5-10 Solon. The Hawks are coming off of their third Saturday tournament title in a row with a five-match sweep at the Aplington Parkersburg Invite. All the coverage live from Solon

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HS Football: Week 3 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: It was a rainy night for a majority of our area games during week three action of the high school football season, Friday night. District play began for every area school except Western Dubuque. Only four of the twelve area schools captured W’s. Here is a look of how our KMCH

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