12 August 2019
Diers, O’Donnell receive city raises

Diers, O’Donnell receive city raises


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The end of June annual performance reviews were returned by Charles City leaders before the start...
Linderman gets life in prison for 2017 murder near Newton

Linderman gets life in prison for 2017 murder near Newton


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The sentencing of a former Charles City man for first-degree murder has now taken place, almost nine ...
Supervisors reject first bid on law enforcement center project

Supervisors reject first bid on law enforcement center project


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Floyd County supervisors rejected the lone bid for site work on the new law enforcement center proj...
 
11 August 2019
Chapman Catt home and museum holding open house Saturday

Chapman Catt home and museum holding open house Saturday


To The Press Travel back in time at the Carrie Lane Chapman Catt Museum and Girlhood Home this Saturday for the National 19th Amendment Society...
Retro Night at Party in the Park

Retro Night at Party in the Park


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Party in the Park was rockin’ on Friday night in Charles City. Hot rods, plenty of cool refr...
Ambulance service options under scrutiny

Ambulance service options under scrutiny


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com If you have a medical emergency and call 911, will an ambulance come? In Floyd County, the answe...
 
Farmers market a community-driven tradition in Charles City

Farmers market a community-driven tradition in Charles City


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charelscitypress.com Saturday mornings in downtown Charles City are for fresh produce — and more. Red, ripe tomat...
08 August 2019
Kids enjoy final day of vacation bible school at Messiah Lutheran Day Camp

Kids enjoy final day of vacation bible school at Messiah Lutheran Day Camp


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Many adults have fond memories of attending vacation Bible school as a child growing up. VBS o...
Jaime DeBruyn finds her calling helping children find families in India

Jaime DeBruyn finds her calling helping children find families in India


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com More than 8,000 miles and two oceans separate Jaime DeBruyn from her hometown of Charles City. ...
 
Attempted murder trial set to start Monday in Floyd County court

Attempted murder trial set to start Monday in Floyd County court


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A woman charged with attempted murder is scheduled to begin trial on Monday in Floyd County District ...