floyd county jail

Floyd County Jail discussion

A meeting Thursday allowed for the public to voice their opinions on the future of the Floyd County Jail

MATH MEETING IN BELMOND

Explaining Common Core Math

It’s an issue that’s gotten parents heated up for months, as Common Core makes its way to local schools.

RIGHT TO DIE-PKG

“Dying with Dignity”

After moving to Oregon, a young woman is preparing for her final weeks before exercising what she believes is her right to end her life.

STUDENT READING FROM A TABLET

Reading books vs. reading on tablets

Bad news for e-readers, a recent study shows people who read paper books are more likely to retain more than those who use electronic media.

CHALLENGE

County-wide wellness challenge

The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health is hosting a wellness challenge for businesses in the county.