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HS Volleyball: State Tournament Opens Today In Cedar Rapids

HS Volleyball: State Tournament Opens Today In Cedar Rapids

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The annual State Volleyball Tournament starts up this afternoon at the US Cellular Center in downtown Cedar Rapids. The 4A top-ranked 46-2 West Delaware Hawks open up their quest for the first state title in program history with a quarterfinal date with their highway 20 WD rival in the 14th-rated 24-12 Western


West Delaware Holds Special Pep Rally

  West Delaware held a special pep rally this morning not only to recognize the accomplishmets of the football and volleyball team, but also to spotlight several other students involved in the musical, all-state music, Cross Country and Special Olympics. Volleyball Coach Bret Mather had high praise for the student secion at all of their


HS Football: Playoffs Quarterfinal Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 3A 2nd-ranked West Delaware Hawks became the fifth team in program history to win 11 games earlier this week. Just the third squad to reach the 11-0 mark. Tonight the Hawks try to become the 4th group to win 12 games joining the 1991, 1995 and 2005 teams and the third


Dyersville Elects New Mayor; Ryan Mayor Re-Elected

Dyersville has a new mayor following Tuesday’s city elections. Dan Willenborg was elected mayor, defeating incumbent Alvin Haas by large spread of more than 500 votes. Willenborg had served on the city council for eight years until 2013, when voters cleaned house and voted in a new mayor and several new city council members after


HS Football: 2nd Round Playoff Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The High School Football Playoffs enter the 2nd round tonight around the state. Nineteen teams remain unbeaten at 10-0, two of those are KMCH area coverage schools in West Delaware and Anamosa. The class 3A 2nd-ranked West Delaware Hawks host a 6-4 Solon team. This will be the third time in


HS Football: First Round Of Playoffs Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 3A West Delaware Hawks improved to 10-0 with a 41-3 thumping o Benton Community on Brown Field last night in the first round playoff contest. The Hawks had a somewhat slow start before kickingit in gear and leading 27-3 at the end of the 1st quarter. Hawks head coach Doug

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Plans for Freedom Rock in Delaware County

The Freedom Rock will be making its way to Delaware County within the next few years. Fellow Iowan Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II is the artist of the original Freedom Rock, a large 90-ton boulder in rural Iowa that is repainted every year with a different “thank you” honoring our nation’s veterans. Sorensen has painted the