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HS Track and Field: Conference Meet Results From Thursday 5-4

HS Track and Field: Conference Meet Results From Thursday 5-4

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Conference co-ed high school Track and Field meets were held last night. In Delhi- Maquoketa Valley hosted the Tri-Rivers meet featuring 12 schools. On the girls side, the host Wildcats placed first with 133.25 points, North Linn was 2nd with 107.25. Springville was 4th with 91 points, Midland with 65 finished 5th,

Hawkeye State Tour in Manchester Wednesday Night

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The Northeast Iowa I-Club’s Hawkeye State Tour stop in Manchester last night drew a crowd of nearly 200 Hawkeye Fans gathered inside the Community Center on the Delaware County Fairgrounds. Folks from Manchester and surrounding communities were able to hear from four coaches in the Iowa athletics department, including Kirk Ferentz,

HS Track and Field: Conference Meets Slated For Today

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: High School Track and Field conference co-ed meets will be held around the state tonight. In the coverage area: Western Dubuque will host all 32 WaMaC teams in Epworth with West Delaware, Beckman, Anamosa and Independence competing there beginning with field events at 4:30pm. In Delhi, Maquoketa Valley hosts the Tri-Rivers meet

Lois Jean (Kilpatrick) Schulte – Edgewood

Lois Jean (Kilpatrick) Schulte, 87, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood.  She was born on September 2, 1929, in Belmont, Wisconsin, the daughter of Frank and Selma (Riechers) Kilpatrick.  Lois was raised and educated in Belmont, played the French Horn, was a drum majorette,

HS SPORTS: Results From Tuesday 5-2

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: In Girls Track and Field last night, Monticello held their annual early May invitational featuring 8 teams. The Panthers were edged by North Cedar, 125-113. Mount Vernon was 3rd with 106, Solon 4th with 89.5, Anamosa was 5th with 50.5 points and 6th was Beckman with 41, followed by West Branch and

Gerald E. Badger – Manchester

Gerald E. Badger, 87, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, April 30, 2017. In agreement with Gerald’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private memorial service for the family will be held at a later date.  Arrangements with Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. Gerald was born December 31, 1929, in

Valued Volunteer: Linda Lawson

Our latest Valued Volunteer is Linda Lawson who was nominated for her work as a volunteer at the Delaware County Rec. Center: Linda encourages others to give their time to volunteering: If you know of someone who should be recognized for their volunteer efforts let us know!  Go to kmch.com and nominate them.  Each month

HS SPORTS: Weekend Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Area coverage school results from the 108th Drake Relays on Friday and Saturday: Sophomore Damon Jaeger of Western Dubuque placed 17th in the Long Jump. Anamosa freshman Olivia Nebergall came in 15th in the High Jump, West Delaware senior Jamie Glanz finished in 23rd. The Anamosa Boys Distance Medley Relay team was 12th.