25 February 2021
Charles City FFA groups compete at sub-district event

Charles City FFA groups compete at sub-district event


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Six out of nine Charles City FFA groups earned Gold status and advanced to districts on Monda...
Charles City Middle School drama production goes digital

Charles City Middle School drama production goes digital


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Middle School drama production is going to look a little different this year. Th...
Charles City School District hires two new faces, Hoefer takes new position

Charles City School District hires two new faces, Hoefer takes new position


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City School District named a new director of finance and a new high school counselor for the 20...
 
Final Floyd County property tax rate is a mixture of many variables

Final Floyd County property tax rate is a mixture of many variables


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Using current figures, Floyd County’s countywide tax rate would increase 11.85% for the new fisca...
24 February 2021
Former Floyd County employee accused of improperly handling funds intended for sexual assault victims

Former Floyd County employee accused of improperly handling funds intended for sexual assault victims


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A former Floyd County employee is being linked by the Iowa Auditor’s Office to the alleged improper...
Charles City broadband utility board again discusses bonding, other options

Charles City broadband utility board again discusses bonding, other options


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com Members of the Charles City broadband utility board had another discussion this week on the possibi...
 
Mason City man sentenced to probation for Floyd County vehicle theft and eluding police

Mason City man sentenced to probation for Floyd County vehicle theft and eluding police


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com A Mason City man who pleaded guilty to two felony charges but then asked to withdraw his plea, has be...
22 February 2021
Schulz tells Lions that career academy to be built, up and running by 2022

Schulz tells Lions that career academy to be built, up and running by 2022


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com North Iowa Area Community College President Steven Schulz and Charles City Superintendent of Schools ...
Grassley visits Pub, takes questions from Farm Bureau

Grassley visits Pub, takes questions from Farm Bureau


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) said that although he wasn’t ever comfortable with former President ...
 
Fisher says that although COVID numbers are much improved, mask mandate still in effect

Fisher says that although COVID numbers are much improved, mask mandate still in effect


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Charles City Superintendent of Schools Mike Fisher told the Charles City School Board of Directors Monday t...