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Johnson and Sunne Crowned West Delaware Homecoming King and Queen

Johnson and Sunne Crowned West Delaware Homecoming King and Queen

Congratulations to West Delaware’s newly-crowned Homecoming King Sam Johnson and Queen Rachel Sunne! They were crowned at Thursday night’s coronation at Seedorff Gymnasium. This year’s West Delaware Homecoming Court included Annie Cassutt, Emma Kehrli, Anna Thole, Rachel Sunne and Kellie Monaghan, as well as Sam Johnson, Jacob Routier, Troy Monaghan, Nic Juergens and Nolan Lyness.

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Krapfl and Nefzger Crowned MV Homecoming Royalty

Congratulations to the newly-crowned Maquoketa Valley Homecoming King Clint Krapfl and Queen Kari Nefzger! Krapfl was crowned during Friday’s pep rally, and Nefzger was crowned at Friday night’s football game. This year’s Maquoketa Valley Homecoming Court included Danica Fjelstul, Brianna Mensen, Kari Nefzger and Caitlain Schuman, and Jacob Bonert, Zak Harbach, Clint Krapfl, Alec McDowell

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State Disaster Proclamation Issued for Flooded Counties

Governor Terry Branstad is deploying the National Guard to respond to flooding in 13 Iowa counties and prepare for future flooding downriver. “We just have to deal with whatever situation comes our way,” Branstad told reporters. “We need to be as well-prepared and in a situation like this in major cities like Waterloo and Cedar

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Major Flooding Hits Manchester

Heavy rain Thursday night into Friday morning has led to major flooding in Manchester. The City reported 5.7 inches of rain, while one resident on East Union reported 7.25 inches since Thursday night. The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Maquoketa River in Manchester through Saturday morning. The projected river crest

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West Delaware Postpones Homecoming Parade; Students Help with Flood Efforts

West Delaware is celebrating Homecoming this week, but the school’s plans were changed when floodwaters hit Manchester on Friday. Instead of holding their annual West Delaware Homecoming parade on Friday afternoon, Superintendent Dr. Kristen Rickey says they made the decision to cancel it in light of the devastation that was hitting their community. The West

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Flood Gates Partially Open at Lake Delhi

With major flooding upstream in Manchester, Lake Delhi is taking precautions. Officials have partially opened three of the gates and the spillway is operating as planned. Lake Delhi District Trustees President Steve Leonard told KMCH late Friday afternoon that everything is going as well as it can in this situation, though some homes upstream may

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HS Volleyball: West Delaware Wins WD’s Match-up

Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Class 3A 3rd-ranked 28-2 West Delaware Hawks stayed undefeated in WaMaC East side play last night with a 3-1 win over 4A No. 15 Western Dubuque in Epworth. Hawks head coach Brett Mather was especially pleased with the effort by his squad: mather1-9-21 The Hawks won the first set 25-12, third

HS Football: Week 4 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week four of the high school football season saw 6 of the 12 KMCH area schools pick up victories. Here is a look at how those games went and who those area teams will play in week 5: In Manchester- West Delaware got a huge effort from sophomore running back Caleb

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