Jethro’s BBQ n’ Lakehouse Kitchen Manager Scott James teaches students Hannah Larson, Paige Faulkner and Safiya Knighten the art of rubbing a brisket.
On Tuesday, the Charles City High School ProStart students visited the Des Moines area for a field trip to see what the Iowa restaurant industry is all about.  They visited the Iowa Culinary Institute at DMACC Ankeny Campus, Jethro’s BBQ n’ Lakehouse, Hy-Vee Market Grille, Hockenberg’s Equipment and Supply Company and...
The Nashua-Plainfield Drama Club will be performing the play “Crazytown” this weekend. “Crazytown” is a comedy about the most messed up town in America, from the police interrogation room where the nicest guy in town is issued a strange ultimatum, to the elementary school for a heated political debate on critical...
Future Business Leaders of America meet during Comet Time to discuss the progress of their Scratch Cupcake fundraiser. Cupcakes are being sold to raise money so the students can go to the FBLA Conference competition. From left, Austin Turpen, Elizabeth Wolfe, Ellen Wandro and Julia Page are four of the 16 member FBLA club. — Press photo by Amie Johansen
Members of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) at the Charles City High School are beginning to prepare for conference competitions in March.  FBLA competitions are a bit different than the average sports competition.  The competition starts with a 100 questions test, senior Elizabeth Wolfe, FBLA member, said. Tests vary...
Nashua-Plainfield’s Aubry Bienemann sets up a ball as teammate Briley Fisher looks on during a match earlier this season in Nashua. Bienemann was a unanimous All-Corn Bowl Conference first team honoree, while Fisher also earned a spot on the first team.  — Press file photo by Ryan Kronberg
A number of area volleyball players have earned spots on this season’s All-Corn Bowl Conference team.Nashua-Plainfield had three on the first team. Junior setter Aubry Bienemann was a unanimous selection. She had 741 assists and added 169 digs. Juniors Briley Fisher and Dallas Weiss also earned first team honors. Fisher led the Huskies with...
Participants in a EAGLE program held at the Charles City Public Library.
The early literacy program EAGLE has received a $1,000 grant from Theisen’s.  “Theisen’s has really been a great supporter of the program,” EAGLE Coordinator Diane Day said.  A couple of years ago, Jim Theisen, president of Theisen’s came to one of the programs, she said. Not only did he attend the...
Dave Holschlag, owner of Dave’s Restaurant, has given Floyd County Sheriff’s Deputies extra incentive to raise money for their bearded fundraiser.  The deputies are growing their beards out in the month of November. They are using their facial hair to raise money for Floyd County Cancer Friends.  For the deputy who...
Jethro’s BBQ n’ Lakehouse Kitchen Manager Scott James teaches students Hannah Larson, Paige Faulkner and Safiya Knighten the art of rubbing a brisket.
Future Business Leaders of America meet during Comet Time to discuss the progress of their Scratch Cupcake fundraiser. Cupcakes are being sold to raise money so the students can go to the FBLA Conference competition. From left, Austin Turpen, Elizabeth Wolfe, Ellen Wandro and Julia Page are four of the 16 member FBLA club. — Press photo by Amie Johansen
Nashua-Plainfield’s Aubry Bienemann sets up a ball as teammate Briley Fisher looks on during a match earlier this season in Nashua. Bienemann was a unanimous All-Corn Bowl Conference first team honoree, while Fisher also earned a spot on the first team.  — Press file photo by Ryan Kronberg
Participants in a EAGLE program held at the Charles City Public Library.
Nashua-Plainfield’s Hannah Holthaus, front, center, signs her letter-of-intent to play college softball at Upper Iowa University in Fayette Wednesday morning in Nashua, as her mother Melissa, front left, father Randy, front right, sister Britney, back left, and Nashua-Plainfield head softball coach Chelsey Wedeking, back left, look on. — Press photo by Ryan Kronberg

N-P multi-sport standout Hannah Holthaus to play SB at UIU

 

NASHUA — Nashua-Plainfield’s Hannah Holthaus originally thought her path in college would lead her to playing volleyball.

As time progress, her focus shifted outside to softball.

Come this fall, she’ll focus on it exclusively.

News

Jethro’s BBQ n’ Lakehouse Kitchen Manager Scott James teaches students Hannah Larson, Paige Faulkner and Safiya Knighten the art of rubbing a brisket.
On Tuesday, the Charles City High School ProStart students visited the Des Moines area for a field trip to see what the Iowa restaurant industry

Sports

Ryan Turner, left, with his father Ron. —Contributed photo
 Ron Turner had many passions in his life.Even with a wide array of interests, there was a constant. He always had a smile on his face, a kind word to share, whether it was teaching, coaching,...

The Charles City Press

801 Riverside Drive
Charles City, IA 50616
Telephone: (641) 228-3211
Fax: (641) 228-2641

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Charles City Press Breaking News feed