20 August 2018
Property purchases for law enforcement center nearly complete

Property purchases for law enforcement center nearly complete


By Bob Steenson, bsteenson@charlescitypress.com The owners of the two private homes located in the path of the new Floyd County law enforcement...
Dog Day Afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon


Some of the canines dove right in, others needed a little coaxing Sunday afternoon at Doggy Swim Night at the Charles City Swimming Pool at Lion’s...
Artists, public come together at Artafest

Artists, public come together at Artafest


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com For the 45th straight year, Charles City Artafest was a success. The 2018 version of the event was held ...
 
Charles City teachers receive trauma training

Charles City teachers receive trauma training


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com On their first day back to school, the teachers in Charles City were students. Nearly 250 educators from...
17 August 2018
Plenty of summer holiday fun at final Party in the Park

Plenty of summer holiday fun at final Party in the Park


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com The “snowflakes” that fell in Central Park on Friday night in Charles City didn’t take long...
16 August 2018
Area crops good, slightly ahead of schedule

Area crops good, slightly ahead of schedule


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com After a winter that seemed to last forever  — followed by a June that set area records for precipitati...
 
New school, new town

New school, new town


New teachers and administrators in the Charles City School District were introduced to the community in a unique way on Thursday, as they were divid...
Offerman retires after 32 years in school district

Offerman retires after 32 years in school district


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com While teachers, students, staff and administrators are all preparing to forge ahead into the new school y...
Shine and Show promises people a good time

Shine and Show promises people a good time


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Knucklehead, Twin Cam or Milwaukee 8. It doesn’t matter the engine or the cycle, but what do...
 
City planning meeting talks parking tickets; theater crosswalk

City planning meeting talks parking tickets; theater crosswalk


By Kelly Terpstra, kterpstra@charlescitypress.com Unpaid parking tickets can be a hassle to collect. Charles City is looking into possibly solving...