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State-of-the-Art Renovations at West Delaware Welding Lab

State-of-the-Art Renovations at West Delaware Welding Lab

The West Delaware High School welding lab has undergone a major renovation. $160,000 worth of improvements were recently made at the lab, giving area high school students a better environment to learn new skills and train for a possible career. Adult learners have also been taking advantage of the welding lab through night classes offered by


Foreigner Announced as Delaware Co. Fair VIP Night Act

The Delaware County Fair has announced its VIP Night concert act for 2016! Fair Manager Jeannie Domeyer made the announcement live on KMCH Wednesday morning… Domeyer says Foreigner’s list of hits is pretty impressive. Foreigner will perform on Friday night, July 15th. Tickets will once again cost 60 dollars, which includes your track seat, all-you-care-to-eat-and-drink and VIP

HS Girls Basketball: Results From Tues. 11-24

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The first night of the new season took place for a majority of our KMCH area teams last night. In Manchester the Rod Conrad era of West Delaware Girls Basketball got underway with a 49-30 loss to 4A 14th-ranked Waverly-Shell Rock. The GoHawks jumped out in front quickly leading 7-0 then


HS Girls Basketball:

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Girls High School basketball season officially gets underway with game competition tonight for a majority of the KMCH area coverage teams. The West Delaware Hawks will open up at home inside Seedorff Gymnasium against perennial power Waverly-Shell Rock. After five seasons longtime hall of fame coach Harold Shepherd retired last


Two Iowans Dead after Flu Virus Escalates

Flu season has just begun and two Iowans have already died from the virus. Iowa Department of Public Health medical director Patricia Quinlisk says the deaths come as the state sees an escalation in flu cases. The two men lived in central Iowa and were between 41 and 60 years old. Around one-thousand Iowans died


HS Football: WD Hawks Back In Semifinals

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 3A 2nd-ranked 12-0 West Delaware Football team faces top-rated 12-0 Pella tonight in the second semifinal that will take place at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls.  The Hawks completed another season of not losing a game on Brown Field and became the third team to achieve a 12-0 record and 4th


Manchester Community Observes Veterans Day

Area veterans were honored today at several local Veterans Day services, including St. Mary’s School, West Delaware Middle School and West Delaware High School. Manchester Legion member Todd Tomlin says it’s great to have the students involved. Good Neighbor Home resident Arlyn Brockmeyer was one of the veterans at today’s services. He has many memories


Egemos Step Away From Youth Football League

The West Delaware Football team is enjoying great success…and that success can be traced back to when those players were in 5th and 6th grade learning the sport in the Northeast Iowa Youth Football League.  Tim and Diane Egemo, who have headed up the league since its beginning 13 years ago, have decided to step