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HS Basketball: WD Hawks and Majority of Area Boys Teams Begin Play Tonight

HS Basketball: WD Hawks and Majority of Area Boys Teams Begin Play Tonight

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Boys Basketball season gets started tonight for a majority of KMCH area coverage teams, including the West Delaware Hawks who come in as a Class 3A preseason top 5 team. The Hawks were 16-7 and 8-6 good for 3rd place in the WaMaC East division last season. All five starters

November Valued Volunteer: Les Carlson

Congratulations to this month’s Valued Volunteer: Les Carlson. Les was nominated for his many years as director of the Delaware County Recreational Center.  Les says they are always looking for volunteers to help out at the Rec. Center.  If you’d like to help out, you can call Les at 927-8027.  To nominate some for the

HS Girls Basketball: WD Hawks Open Season With Loss

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware Hawks Girls varsity basketball team started off their new campaign with a trip to Waverly last night and suffered a 60-34 loss to the Class 4A 3rd-ranked Go-Hawks of Waverly-Shell Rock. The Hawks fell behind early 17-4 and never recovered from the Go-Hawks stifling defense, trailing 33-15 at

HS Basketball: West Delaware Teams Ready For Annual Hall Of Pride Scrimmages

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The official start to the high school girls basketball season is tonight around the state. Area games include; East Buchanan @ Central Elkader and Edgewood-Colesburg @ Decorah. The West Delaware girls and boys teams will continue their preseasons with the annual Hall of Pride scrimmages against Waterloo West Saturday at West

West Delaware Holds Volleyball And Cross Country Banquet

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The annual season ending awards banquet for the West Delaware Volleyball and Cross Country programs were held last night at West Delaware High School. The varsity volleyball team was a regional finalist with a 42-5 record and won the programs 4th East division WaMaC title in a row with a 7-0 mark. The JV

HS Volleyball: State Results And Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2016 State Volleyball tournament started up with Class 5A and 4A play inside the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids. In 5A- Cedar Falls, Ankeny, Ankeny Centennial and West Des Moines Valley all earned victories and advanced to the semifinals on Thursday morning. In 4A- Pella, Sioux City Bishop Heelan,

Local Election Results 2016

The presidential race was too close to call as the clock approached midnight, but winners in other races were declared late Tuesday night. U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley won another term, along with Congressman Rod Blum. State Senator Dan Zumbach was re-elected to a second term in District 48. Zumbach, a Republican from Ryan, defeated Democrat