27 May 2020
School district working on reentry strategy

School district working on reentry strategy


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com This has been an unusual spring for school districts across the country. Now they have to prepare for th...
Republicans Thomson, Clark vie in Tuesday primary to run against Prichard

Republicans Thomson, Clark vie in Tuesday primary to run against Prichard


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Republicans Charley Thomson from Charles City and Craig Clark of Rockford will compete for votes in Tuesday...
26 May 2020
GROB: I’m pretty sure God wants me to wear a mask

GROB: I’m pretty sure God wants me to wear a mask


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Although I miss the fellowship of Sunday worship, in some ways, I actually like attending online church ser...
 
25 May 2020
Charles City teachers Rima, Malven retiring

Charles City teachers Rima, Malven retiring


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District will lose 62 years of teaching experience at the end of the school...
Final dinner for Class of 2020

Final dinner for Class of 2020


A drive-thru barbecue was held Friday evening at Charles City High School, where graduating seniors received a meal prepared by the “high school...
One year after tornado, rebuilding continues at fairgrounds

One year after tornado, rebuilding continues at fairgrounds


2020 Floyd County Fair expected to go on as scheduled
By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com This year it’s COVID-19 restrictions. Last year, i...
 
Charles City observes Memorial Day in virtual event drawing on many players

Charles City observes Memorial Day in virtual event drawing on many players


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The appearances were “virtual,” but the sentiments expressed were actual in an out-of-the-ordin...
Chautauqua Guest Homes in Charles City will test residents and staff

Chautauqua Guest Homes in Charles City will test residents and staff


To The Press Chautauqua Guest Homes announced that COVID-19 testing will be conducted on all residents and staff at its facilities in Charges City ...
 
24 May 2020
Charles City school honors the Class of 2020 – one graduate at a time

Charles City school honors the Class of 2020 – one graduate at a time


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com In some ways, it was a regular high school graduation. There were caps and gowns and diplomas. B...