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Court house Safety  

Court house Safety  

CHARLES CITY, IA – The Floyd County Board of Supervisors met with members of the Courthouse Safety Committee, including members from the judicial and sheriffs departments, for an hour long discussion reviewing courthouse safety protocols. Supervisor Mark Kuhn says the Safety committee is always working on initiatives to keep the courthouse as safe as possible,

School Buses

Keeping Kids Safe 

CHARLES CITY, IA – Keeping kids safe…everyone agrees on that. But in today’s world of social media where information is delivered virtually instantaneously to everyone, sometimes people get caught up in a frenzy and clear perspective can be clouded. On the heels of a recent event that occurred, where a person is alleged to have

Take Back Photo

Prescription Medication Take Back Day

CHARLES CITY, IA –   On September 27th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Charles City Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your medications for disposal to

CC HS Musical tryouts

CCHS to present Footloose this fall

CHARLES CITY, IA – Charles City High School students will have an opportunity to ‘kick off their Sunday shoes’ this fall as they start preparations to present ‘Footloose’ the musical. Students auditioned for the musical production with Linda Brandt, Jennifer Burton, and new high school choir director Brad Beale. During try-outs students sang as a

Portrait of three Halloween girls looking at camera with frighte

New Hampton plans Fun Fall Events

NEW HAMPTON, IA – New Hampton is ready for fall and they are kicking off with the traditional homecoming parade. It will be a bit sooner than in past years and is coming up next Thurs. Jason Speltz of the New Hampton Chamber has details: Halloween falls on a Friday this year and there is

Wash School 2nd graders at Fossil Park

Washington School 2nd grade Dino Adventure 

CHARLES CITY, IA – Second graders from Washington School traveled to Rockford to learn about the prehistoric remains of Devonian fossils. The students are in their dinosaur unit and are learning about dinosaurs like triceratops and stegosaurus. During their adventure to the Fossil & Prairie Park Preserve and Center students were able to search and keep