23 February 2021
Letter to the Editor: Mask mandate tough to enforce

Letter to the Editor: Mask mandate tough to enforce


By Barb Burton, Charles City I want to thank our county supervisors for their tremendous help with us at Public Health. It has not been easy this pa...
16 February 2021
GROB: Yesterday, when all our troubles seemed so far away

GROB: Yesterday, when all our troubles seemed so far away


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com I once read somewhere that the children of former Vice President Mike Pence have a pet rabbit named “Marl...
02 February 2021
Community Notes: Foster Grandparents eager to get back with the kids

Community Notes: Foster Grandparents eager to get back with the kids


By Jennifer Lantz, Director, Foster Grandparent Program There is a quote by Nido R. Qubein, “Change brings opportunity.” While this quote is tru...
 
GROB: Ferris Bueller and kids falling behind

GROB: Ferris Bueller and kids falling behind


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. I didn...
19 January 2021
Letter to the Editor: People should show respect for the flag

Letter to the Editor: People should show respect for the flag


By Terry Miller, Charles City As a member of three veterans organizations, I see a real lack of patriotism in this country now. I’ve been on ho...
18 January 2021
GROB: Like my pretty haircut, Gramma?

GROB: Like my pretty haircut, Gramma?


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The grandkids were giving out free haircuts last week, but I don’t believe they had the proper licensin...
 
04 January 2021
GROB: Lawn darts, cinnamon toast, and 2021

GROB: Lawn darts, cinnamon toast, and 2021


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com No, 2020 is not contesting the New Year. The accusations that 2021 committed fraud were unfounded and have ...
30 December 2020
2020 Just may be the Greatest Year for Professional Sports

2020 Just may be the Greatest Year for Professional Sports


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com One of the weird-science theories associated with quantum physics claims that future events affect...
28 December 2020
Community Notes: Regional Educational Center Deliberation

Community Notes: Regional Educational Center Deliberation


By Tim Fox, Executive Director, Charles City Area Development Corp. Manufacturers in and about Charles City first broached the necessity of a local c...
 
21 December 2020
Easy sailing over Sailors, Comet bowlers improve to 4-0

Easy sailing over Sailors, Comet bowlers improve to 4-0


By John Burbridge sports@charlescitypress.com CHARLES CITY — There have been several former Charles City Comet bowlers who reached perfect...