11 November 2019
Charles City Kmart closing is official; to be shuttered by February

Charles City Kmart closing is official; to be shuttered by February


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The closing of Charles City’s Kmart store became official last Friday as the parent company, Tran...
07 November 2019
Donations for student food pantry accepted at Monday’s 5th-and-6th-grade concert

Donations for student food pantry accepted at Monday’s 5th-and-6th-grade concert


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The band and orchestra concerts presented by Charles City Middle School’s 5th-and-6th-graders have alwa...
RRMR senior students putting final touches on 19th annual Veterans Day program

RRMR senior students putting final touches on 19th annual Veterans Day program


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Some students were just babies, born months before the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001. Other m...
 
Public invited to take survey on school facility needs

Public invited to take survey on school facility needs


To the Press Charles City Community Schools and Board of Education are seeking the input of school district residents through a community-wide survey...
Early snow makes Veterans Day flag display a little more challenging

Early snow makes Veterans Day flag display a little more challenging


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Russ Schwarz was facing a bit of a challenge Thursday afternoon. The Charles City Lions Club mem...
City Notes: ‘Communityness’ requires all of us, working together

City Notes: ‘Communityness’ requires all of us, working together


By Mark Wicks, Community Development Director John F. Kennedy is often remembered as one of America’s favorite presidents, despite the fact that he...
 
06 November 2019
CCAC Holiday Art Market in full swing

CCAC Holiday Art Market in full swing


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Arts Center kicked off its annual Holiday Art Market on Friday with a reception. “O...
A taste of snow, with bitter cold coming next week

A taste of snow, with bitter cold coming next week


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com A round of light snow moved across northern Iowa late Tuesday night, into Wednesday and through Wedne...
Charles City ceremony honoring veterans will be held Monday at Comet Gym

Charles City ceremony honoring veterans will be held Monday at Comet Gym


To the Press Charles City Community School District students will continue their tradition of hosting a Veterans Day ceremony on Monday morning at Co...
 
Colder temps and wet weather lead to propane shortage in Iowa

Colder temps and wet weather lead to propane shortage in Iowa


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Early mornings and long nights can result in what seem like endless shifts out in the field for f...