FEATURE articles

wd vb

HS Volleyball: WD Hawks Win 3rd Straight WaMaC East Division Championship

HS Volleyball: WD Hawks Win 3rd Straight WaMaC East Division Championship

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A No. 1 West Delaware Volleyball team improved to 38-2 with a 3-1 win over 3A#7 Mount Vernon last night on the road. Win the victory, the Hawks won their 3rd WaMaC East division title in row and fourth since 2007. WD claimed the first set 25-22 then fell 27-25

fields faith

West Delaware FCA Hosting Fields of Faith Event

A new West Delaware club will be hosting a special event Wednesday night. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes, otherwise known as FCA, is a student-led ministry group that got their start at West Delaware High School last year. The FCA students are inviting the public to an event called Fields of Faith Wednesday night at


HS Football: Week 7 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week seven of the high school football season last Friday night saw 9 of the 12 KMCH area coverage teams claim victories with West Delaware, Anamosa and Independence all staying unbeaten for another week. Here is a summary of the contests and a look at week eight games this coming Friday night. In DeWitt- West Delaware


Burglaries Reported at Several Delhi Businesses

Several Delhi businesses were broken into over the weekend. The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says the Delhi City Hall, Bulicek’s Landing and Delhi Lumber reported burglaries to authorities on Monday morning. Each of the businesses had a small amount of cash stolen. The burglaries are under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the


HS Football: Week 7 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week 7 of the high school football season will see 5 of the 12 KMCH area teams hosting games tonight, with one school celebrating homecoming. The class 3A 2nd-rated 6-0 West Delaware Hawks will step out of district 3 play and travel to DeWitt, taking on the Central Sabers who are

9.24.15 Sundstop

Dyersville Ambassadors Visit New Businesses

The Dyersville Chamber Ambassadors recently visited two new businesses in town. The gas station along Highway 20 on the west side of Dyersville has a new owner and a new name. Kwik Stop has now become Sundstop with Josh Sundstrom taking over as the new owner. This is Sundstrom’s third store and he’s exploring the


Manchester’s Trick-or-Treat Hours

Mark your calendars for Manchester’s Trick-or-Treat hours… Saturday, October 31st from 5 to 7 pm. We’ll have a list of Trick-or-Treat times for area towns on kmch.com as Halloween gets a little closer!

cricket hollow zoo

Trial of Lawsuit Against Manchester Zoo Continues

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) – A Duke University researcher says three lemurs at a northeast Iowa zoo at the center of a lawsuit likely have stressful lives being apart from fellow members of their species. The Des Moines Register reports Peter Klopfer testified Tuesday during the trial of the federal lawsuit against Cricket Hollow Zoo