Charles City schools focus on what they call the four cornerstones of character: respectful, responsible, be a good citizen and put forth effort.  Washington Elementary School second-grade teacher Laura Walker wanted to give her students another opportunity to expand on these cornerstones.  “Mrs. Walker and the second-...
Nashua-Plainfield Elementary School was buzzing with excitement Thursday night as students grades first through sixth made their final preparations for tonight and Saturday’s production of “Space School Musical.”  The show will feature a cast of 53 students, who auditioned Monday and have rehearsed over the past...
UPDATE: The final witness of the day Thursday was Evelyn Miller's mother, Noel Miller, who has been living in California for the past seven years.According to her testimony, she, Fredrickson, their 1 and 2-year-old sons, and Evelyn Miller Had been living in the Quarry Road apartment for about two years when Evelyn disappeared. She was working...
The Floyd County Salvation Army presented the Charles City Moms Group with a check for $800.  The money will be used to further support the Charles City Moms Group. The group consists of roughly 20 moms and their young children. While the adults meet, the children engage in supervised play. Some of the caretakers are paid.  The...
Governor Terry Branstad visited Charles City Wednesday afternoon to recognize the city as a Certified Connected Community.  This honor serves as a way to promote Charles City as an Internet-friendly place. Charles City is the 17th community to qualify for this certification.  To qualify for this recognition, the city had to...
 Enjoying the great outdoors through the pursuit of the hunt is a long standing tradition in Iowa.  Whether walking through waist high grasses searching for the coveted ringneck pheasant or striving to sit still in a deer stand, hunting is part of Iowa’s identity. An emphasis on safety allows the enjoyment of this tradition to...
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Charles City schools focus on what they call the four cornerstones of character: respectful, responsible, be a good citizen and put forth effort.

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I talk a lot about how it is our volunteers who make Charles City special. Of all 52 Main Street Iowa communities across the state, Charles City ranks first in total volunteer hours logged.

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