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By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com I am by no means a Scrooge when it comes to winter weather. I don’t dislike the season — even after listening to...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Charles City FFA member Blake Frascht won the Beef Entrepreneurship Proficiency in Iowa for his Beef Cattle Supervised Agricultural Experience last...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade bands held “informances” at Charles City Middle School on Tuesday, meaning the performances were in the...

The Charles City Middle School team of Anders Haglund, Zadie Pittman, Jayden Poyner, Jameson Mayhew and Ellie Gassman was the first team from Charles...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com An Osage Community School District administrator was arrested and charged with OWI on Saturday in Charles City. Jay Dean Marley, age...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com An Alta Vista woman convicted earlier this month of murder in the death of her son has been sentenced to...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The white-upturned wondering eyes (and ears) of mortals got the chance to see and hear some live Shakespeare performed Friday night...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com There was a fake murder in Charles City Saturday night — and a real mystery. Wedding guests packed the Floyd County Youth...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District has been working through the headaches of rescheduling events and activities that were recently canceled due...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com While citizens of Charles City were digging out of the more than 5 inches of snow that covered the area this past...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Josiah Freidhof stomped through the thick, snow-covered prairie grass on Saturday afternoon just west of Rockford, then raised his hand in...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Waterloo woman was arrested and charged with assault while displaying a knife last week at a Charles City residence. According to...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The last actors standing for the Charles City High School Speech and Drama team are Ruby Peterson and Lily Woodard. The duo...

Three-time state qualifier Dylan Koresh still alive in consolations By John Burbridge, sports@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — Though a persistent problem for aging adults, gaining weight is a...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Charles City will soon have to decide whether it’s ready to go all in. In the meantime, the chips are still on...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Calling off classes was an easy decision for Charles City Superintendent Mike Fisher on Wednesday morning. The difficult part was calling off...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com If last year’s show is any indication, fans of vintage pop music will be in for a treat Tuesday night at...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com These little piggies went to market. One dozen piglets raised to adulthood by Charles City High School animal science students are now...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com This Valentine’s Day, young couples should heed the advice of Charles City’s Jack Kamm. He knows the secret to making a marriage...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com In 2015, the old Charles City Western Railroad depot was just a shell — and it was quickly falling apart. The 117-year-old...

Press Staff Report Press Sports Editor John Burbridge was one of the winners of an Iowa Better Newspaper Contest award at the Iowa Newspaper Association’s...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com For 150 days, tiny little Hannah Oberholtzer fought for her life at the Mayo Clinic’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Rochester. She...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Iowa High School Athletic Directors Association recently recognized Charles City native James Scholbrock as the 2019 Administrator of the Year. Scholbrock...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A rural Marble Rock woman has pleaded guilty to two counts of a county infraction of having livestock at large, and...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The Floyd County Board of Supervisors accepted a bid for a little more than half a million dollars Tuesday morning for...

By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Time to vote. That’s the likely plan of action the City Council will take concerning trimming trees in Charles City. The council again...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com A little over a week ago, all was lost for Doug and Julie Salisbury. Today — thanks in large part to the...

By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The dinner was so good last year, Dollars for Scholars is coming back for seconds. “Last year was a big success, so...

To The Press Time is running out for the unsuspecting “victim” of the upcoming Murder Mystery Dinner on Saturday, Feb. 16, — and for those interested...

By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com It’s not official yet, but the Board of Supervisors tentatively agreed Monday morning to contribute $250,000 to the Floyd County...