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Honoring Our Veterans

Honoring Our Veterans

Veterans Day services were held around the area Friday to honor the men and women who served our country… That was the sound of Taps playing Friday morning at the Veterans Day service at West Delaware Middle School. Manchester Legion member Larry Beaman says it’s important for the students to be part of the services.

Mary Ann Porter – Delhi

Mary Ann Porter, 85, of Delhi, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2016, at her home in Delhi.  She was born on May 15, 1931, in Delhi, the daughter of Roy and Elizabeth (Quint) Miller. She was raised in Delhi and graduated from Delhi High School. On September 13, 1949, Mary Ann was united

KMCH welcomes the North Iowa Tractor Ride

The North Iowa Tractor Ride will come to the KMCH area Friday, July 22nd and Saturday, July 23rd. The event will begin and end at the Delaware County Fairgrounds, with stops in Dyersville at the National Farm Toy Museum and the Field of Dreams. There will also be a stop in Earlville on Friday. Saturday,

Charlotte Donley – Brandon

Brandon –  Charlotte M. Donley, 84 years old, of Brandon, Iowa, died on Saturday, July 9, 23016, at her home.  She was born on February 9, 1932, in Benton County, Iowa, the daughter of Buy Andrew and Ethel Elizabeth (Lehman) Roster.  She graduated from high school in Cedar Falls, Iowa.  On May 11, 1952, she

KMCH at the Linn County Fair !

Once again, KMCH will be a part of the 2016 Linn County Fair ! Trevor Hunt will broadcast live from 3 to 5 pm on Friday, June 24th. Stop by and say hello to Trevor, and you might win a pair of tickets to the KMCH sponsored Chuckwagon Races at the Linn County Fair, scheduled for

Melvin “Paul” Sands, Jr – Manchester

Melvin “Paul” Sands, Jr, 74, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.  He was born on November 18, 1941, in Monticello, the son of Melvin and Ruth (Long) Sands.  Paul was raised in the Manchester area and graduated from Manchester High

Ed-Co Student Receives Del-Clay Scholarship

An Ed-Co student has been awarded a one-thousand dollar scholarship from the  AGCO Corporation and Del-Clay Farm Equipment.   Olivia Bailey was awarded the scholarship after students completed the application process and scored by the National FFA Organization.  The winners were selected based on supervised agricultural experience, leadership, community involvement, and academics. Olivia is a senior

Betty Robison of Independence

Independence –  Betty E. Robison, 89 years old, of Independence, Iowa, formerly of rural Walker, Iowa, died on Saturday, April 2, 2016, at Lexington Estate in Independence.  She was born on February 12, 1927 in Troy Mills, Iowa, the daughter of Dean and Kathryn (Strang) Keller.  She graduated from high school in Independence.  On December