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West Delaware Celebrates Homecoming

West Delaware Celebrates Homecoming

West Delaware is celebrating Homecoming this week… After a week of dress-up days and activities, the school week wrapped up with the annual Homecoming parade through Manchester. This year’s Grand Marshal was Wilma Billhorn of Manchester. Billhorn, who has served as a paraeducator at West Delaware for seven years, tells KMCH it was a honor. This year’s


HS Football: Week 6 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Seven of the twelve KMCH area coverage teams will be at home tonight for week 6 play of the high school football season with three of those seven celebrating homecoming. The class 3A No. 2 West Delaware Hawks are one of those three as they will entertain Charles City at Brown Field.

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HS Volleyball: Tues 9-29 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A No.1 West Delaware Hawks improved their record to 30-1 on Parents Night inside Seedorff Gymnasium with a quick 3-0 sweep of DeWitt Central last night. The Hawks jumped on the Sabers from the get-go with a 25-4 set one win then earned 25-11 and 25-17 victories. Hawks head

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HS Volleyball: WD Hawks Return Home For WaMaC Match

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A top-ranked West Delaware Hawks return to WaMaC conference East division play tonight hosting DeWitt Central. The Hawks lost their first match of the season on Saturday at the Monticello invitational, falling to 5A #7 Linn-Mar 2-1. On the day the Hawks went 4-1 finishing 2nd to the Lions, as


River Runner Regatta A Huge Success

The first ever “River Runner Regatta” was held Saturday on the Maquoketa River in Manchester Saturday. One of the organizers, Chad Sands from the Franklin Street Brewery was amazed with the turn out: Teams and individuals built boats made mostly out of cardboard, with their objective being to navigate Manchester’s White Water Park without sinking.


Planning Underway For Museum In Edgewood

A special meeting will be held in Edgewood tonight to discuss the formation of a new museum.  Gerald and Marge Perrinjaquet have donated the old Edgewood Feed Mill building to house the museum.  One of the organizers, Art Johnson says input is needed from the community: A fund drive will start after tonight’s meeting: There

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Delaware County Cattlemen Hosting 5th Annual Barn Dance

The Delaware County Cattlemen are holding their annual Barn Dance at the Delaware County Fairgrounds’ Beef Barn this Saturday night. It’s the fifth year for the event and Cattlemen board member Sarah Maurer says everyone’s welcome. The dance is free to attend, with free will donations accepted. Those donations will go towards the entertainment, as