20 July 2016
Petition launched to fix deadly crossing

Petition launched to fix deadly crossing


Sheriff: local officials need to push state to fix county's most dangerous intersection By Kate Hayden | [email protected] The recent d...
Open letter to police: We will get through this difficult time together

Open letter to police: We will get through this difficult time together


By Barack Obama, U.S. President In the wake of the tragedies in Dallas and Baton Rouge, President Obama penned a letter to the men and women of Ame...

Lourdes Steeple Day full of fun, fellowship


Margaret A. Randak Guest Columnist Community event: July 31, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Lourdes Steeple Day full of fun, fellowship When you...
 
19 July 2016
2016 Floyd County Fair: Day One

2016 Floyd County Fair: Day One


Staff Report The 2016 Floyd County Fair saw the crowning of Floyd County Little Miss Rachel Paplow, 7, and Little Mr. Ethan Hadley, 6. The two ...

Officer training scheduled at 500 N. Grand


Post-active shooter training geared to aid victims By Amie Johansen | [email protected] Training exercises to teach police officers how...

Slow survey responses hurt city grant application, Housing Office says


Neighborhood residents encouraged to turn in surveys delivered to them By Kate Hayden | [email protected] Survey responses are well u...
 
First Christian Church to close

First Christian Church to close


By Kate Hayden | [email protected] First Christian Church is closing after over 150 years in Floyd County, congregational members a...
Leona Arndt

Leona Arndt


Leona Arndt Leona Arndt, 95, of Charles City, passed away Friday, July 15, 2016, at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. Funeral ...
18 July 2016

City Council approves nuisance abatement ordinance


By Kate Hayden | [email protected] The Charles City Council passed a new ordinance intended to streamline nuisance abatement among repea...
 
Charles City man pronounced dead at motorcycle, semi crash scene

Charles City man pronounced dead at motorcycle, semi crash scene


Staff Report A 23-year old Charles City man was pronounced dead at the scene of a motorcycle crash on Sunday in rural Floyd County. Thomas "T.J...