14 September 2021
Letter to the Editor: Agrees with concerns over outside restroom

Letter to the Editor: Agrees with concerns over outside restroom


By Marilee S. Monroe, Charles City A letter to the editor by Scott Andrews in regard to the need for proper restrooms facilities at the Floyd County...
Letter to the Editor: It’s a swear word – the f-word in free speech.

Letter to the Editor: It’s a swear word – the f-word in free speech.


By the Rev. Dr. Thomas Mowbray, Nashua On Sunday, Sept. 5th, my wife and I enjoyed a bike ride across the town until we passed the house at 174 Green...
Letter to the Editor: Porta-potty is better option

Letter to the Editor: Porta-potty is better option


By Gloria J. Troge, Charles City This letter is in response to the letter posted by Scott Andrews regarding restroom facilities at the Rural Residen...
 
07 September 2021
Letter to the Editor: Own a piece of Floyd County history

Letter to the Editor: Own a piece of Floyd County history


By Tim Fox, Executive Director, Charles City Area Development Corp. The Floyd County Historical Museum has four White Farm/New Idea signs. They are...
06 September 2021
NFLPA should come to the defense of cut players who refused the vaccine

NFLPA should come to the defense of cut players who refused the vaccine


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com Love or loathe him, Donald Trump deserves credit for something he spearheaded at the end of his te...
30 August 2021
GROB: Living to be 100 is no longer the exception

GROB: Living to be 100 is no longer the exception


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com I’d give up anything I own to spend one more day with any one of my grandparents. I realized a couple ...
 
24 August 2021
Letter to the Editor: Don’t give up on COVID precautions now

Letter to the Editor: Don’t give up on COVID precautions now


By Terry Miller, Charles City I guess people in Charles City aren’t worried about COVID-19 or the more transmittable variant anymore. I went to ...
09 August 2021
GROB: The Charles City experience, through the eyes of a stranger

GROB: The Charles City experience, through the eyes of a stranger


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com When my oldest daughter visited from San Francisco last month to treat me with her presence for a few days,...
Community Notes: Charles City projects wrapping up nicely

Community Notes: Charles City projects wrapping up nicely


By Keith Starr, Charles City Council member The fall of 2021 appears to be a chance to finish strong. The depot is ready to move to its new home as s...
 
05 August 2021
Greatest U.S. national sports team has its bilingual critics

Greatest U.S. national sports team has its bilingual critics


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com The cross-pollination of words among languages often comes down to economy and efficiency. Take...