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Monticello Chamber Holds Annual Banquet

Monticello Chamber Holds Annual Banquet

The Monticello Area Chamber of Commerce held their annual banquet Wednesday night.  Cheryl Dirks was awarded the 2016 MACC Lifetime Award- given to a Chamber member for outstanding leadership and promotion of the town and the chamber. Cheryl is an agent for HCH Real Estate in Monticello, has led many projects and has been involved

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HS Football: New Districts Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Iowa High School Athletic Association announced the new districts to be used in the 2016 and 2017 seasons. Plenty of changes took place for area coverage teams. In class 4A- Western Dubuque’s new class has them in district 6 with Davenport West, Dubuque Senior, Dubuque Hempstead, North Scott and Pleasant

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HS Boys Basketball: District Groups Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Iowa High School Athletic Association has released the district groupings for class 3A and 4A boys basketball postseason play. In 3A- District 6 features West Delaware and Independence along with Marion and two-time defending champion Dubuque Wahlert. In 4A- Substate #4 has Western Dubuque with Dubuque Senior, Dubuque Hempstead, North Scott,

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HS Basketball: Tuesday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Another week of high school basketball starts up tonight. Our featured game of the night has the 6-6 West Delaware girls hosting 1-12 Beckman. The Hawks won the first meeting earlier in the season 48-42 in Dyersville back on December 8th. All the coverage begins around 7:30pm with Sports Director Jon

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Chapman Set To Bowl For Team USA

West Delaware Alum and Wichita State Bowler A.J. Chapman has once again qualified for team U.S.A.  Chapman finished fifth in qualifying recently to make the team for the second year in a row. aj1 Chapman is a senior this year and has several events coming up where he’ll be competing for the Shockers: aj2 Chapman

HS Basketball: Tuesday 1-12 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Western Dubuque girls stayed unbeaten with a 50-17 win over West Delaware in Manchester last night. Sports Director Jon Swisher has the report and a look at area coverage team game scores: 1-12RECAP Other Girls play: Lansing Kee 69, Edgewood-Colesburg 40 Maquoketa Valley 72, Central City 22 North Linn 64,

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HS Basketball: Boys Class 1A/2A District Groups Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Iowa High School Athletic Association released their boys basketball district groups for class 1A and 2A on Monday. Many area fans, players and coaches were satisfied to see the splitting of quality teams from mainly the Jones and Dubuque county areas as that was a major concern in last years district tournament.

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HS Wrestling and Basketball Results and Preview:

By Jamie Vaske and Jon Swisher: Three area schools competed in a quadrangular wrestling meet Monday night in Cascade. Maquoketa Valley finished the night 3-0 as they beat Starmont 53-15, Bellevue 63-3, and Cascade 43-24. Cascade knocked off Bellevue 57-9 and Starmont 42-37. Starmont defeated Bellevue 43-12. Tonight East Buchanan will host Wapsie Valley and

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