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HS Football: Week 1 Games Tonight

HS Football: Week 1 Games Tonight

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2016 High School Football season begins for all KMCH area teams tonight with week one play. KMCH Sports will have coverage of two games as usual on a Football Friday night. It all begins with our pregame show with Sports Director Jon Swisher around 7pm, following that will be West


Vaske Crowned Delaware County Pork Queen

Delaware County has a new pork queen. Aleah Vaske of Manchester was crowned queen at the Delaware County Pork Producers and Porkettes 58th Annual Barbeque tonight. Vaske told KMCH it was a moment she’s always hoped for. Vaske has been involved in the pork industry her entire life. As the new queen, Vaske will spend


HS Football: Area Teams Preview- Class 3A And 4A

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 2016 High School Football season kicks-off for all of our KMCH area teams this Friday night in week one play. KMCH Sports takes the final preview look today on our area Class 3A and 4A teams. In Class 3A, district 4- The West Delaware Hawks are coming off a 12-1 district championship and semifinal season

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West Delaware Adds Programs In New School Year

West Delaware has added a new building that will be called the “Hawk Center”. Earlier this year, the district purchased the St. Paul School Building located on Clara Avenue.  Superintendent Dr. Kristen Rickey says the building will be the home of two new programs: The other new program will benefit students with special needs: Classes

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West Delaware Booster Club To Hold Membership Drive

The West Delaware Athletic Booster Club will hold its annual membership drive tonight during the Silver Bowl scrimmage at Brown Field in Manchester. Membership coordinator Bill Logan says it’s a great opportunity to support the student athletes at West Delaware: Logan 1 Logan says the community support and booster club memberships are so important in helping

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Share the Harvest Moves to Tuesdays in Fourth Year

  Share the Harvest is in its fourth year of helping feed the Manchester community. This weekly event offers local gardeners the opportunity to drop off extra fruits and vegetables, and then those in need of supplemental food are welcome to stop by and pick up the produce. Director Robin Stone says there has been one major

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Retiring Optometrist Merges with Dyersville Eye Clinic

  A Dyersville eye doctor has retired after four decades of serving the community. Dr. Paul Ahern of Midwest Optometric Associates said goodbye to his patients on Thursday during an open house at his business. Ahern says forty years came and went pretty quickly. Ahern joined the optometry practice of Dr. Robert Henkels in 1976, who started his practice


Over 400 Cars Cruise Throughout Delaware County

It was a busy weekend in Manchester with the Country Cruisers Car Cruise events and the Chamber’s second annual Bacon-N-Hops Festival. Local residents got a chance to sample some bacon goodies and craft beer at Bacon-N-Hops Saturday afternoon. Chamber Director Jessica Pape says they had about a dozen vendors offering samples. Chamber President Chris Cruse