28 February 2017
Establishing a city, block by Lego block

Establishing a city, block by Lego block


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com Christopher Anthony began stacking Lego bricks together like anyone else –– receiving his first se...
27 February 2017
Maintenance, repair costs have grown for HS, School Board hears

Maintenance, repair costs have grown for HS, School Board hears


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com After Estes Construction management completed its latest visit to the Charles City High School, Project...
26 February 2017
7 Charles City boys earn Arrow of Light award

7 Charles City boys earn Arrow of Light award


By Thomas Nelson, tnelson@charlescitypress.com Seven boys received the Arrow of Light on Sunday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church. Parker...
 
24 February 2017
Slick roads lead to one travel accident Friday morning

Slick roads lead to one travel accident Friday morning


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Sheriff's Office responded to an accident Friday morning, after a storm and blizzard ...
23 February 2017
GALLERY: In a tight courtroom, Sen. Grassley defends support of administration nominees

GALLERY: In a tight courtroom, Sen. Grassley defends support of administration nominees


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com An hour before U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley stepped into the Floyd County Courthouse, sheriff deputies w...
Shining stones at Riverside Cemetery

Shining stones at Riverside Cemetery


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com Eighth graders from Charles City Middle School weren't going to let this mild weather get away from th...
 
22 February 2017
Climate to change, winter story to supplant spring-like temps

Climate to change, winter story to supplant spring-like temps


Staff Report This is new. With a warm winter sun at his back and a squad of boys striding out warmup drills in front of him — most in T-shirts a...
21 February 2017
Rockford’s McGregor, Staudt named to Top of Iowa-East First Team

Rockford’s McGregor, Staudt named to Top of Iowa-East First Team


Staff Report The Rockford girls basketball team came to a crashing end Monday with a humbling 48-17 loss to North Linn in the Class 2A-Regional 5 f...
GALLERY: Filling bowls for the food pantry

GALLERY: Filling bowls for the food pantry


Staff report More than 100 people arrived at the Charles City Arts Center on Friday night hoping for a delicious dinner. Empty Bowls raised $1,2...
 
Playing for Keeps

Playing for Keeps


Comets girls finish third; four Charles City bowlers earn individual medals at Class 1A State Bowling Tournament By John Burbridge sports@charlesc...