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Senator Grassley speaks at town hall

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley was in Chariton for a town hall meeting in the Rotary room at Carpenter’s Hall March 31. It was part of Sen. Grassley’s annual 99-county tour across Iowa and it was the night before Iowa’s other sitting U.S. Senator Joni Ernst spoke at the Lucas County Farm Bureau…

A lot of good news reported at school board meeting

The Chariton Community School Board members gave their Good News reports at the school board meeting this past Monday night.

Posted: April 20, 2015
Raymond “Bud” Moody presented with President’s Volunteer Service Award

Raymond “Bud” Moody of Russell was presented with the President’s Volunteer Service Award for his years of dedicated volunteer service at the second annual “Franks-A-Lot” volunteer lunch at Carpenter’s Hall this past Thursday. Moody was presented with the award by Lucas County Health Center inter...

Posted: April 20, 2015
Principal’s reports given at Chariton school board meeting

The Chariton Community School District principals gave their reports at the school board meeting this past Monday night. Chariton Middle School Principal Andy Fuhs said that the middle school began their MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) testing on April 13. “This test will show us the level of...

Posted: April 20, 2015
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CMS boys win six events, take first place overall at Clarke Relays

The Chariton Middle School boys track team began their season with a bang by winning the Clarke Relays at Osceola April 13. The Chargers had 124 points, which was 36 more than runner-up Creston. It was a combined meet of seventh and eighth grade boys and Chariton won titles in the 800 meters, 200...

Posted: April 20, 2015
Charger track team places third overall, wins 4 x 200 and 4 x 800 at high school Indian Relays

The Chariton boys track team had another outstanding night at the Indian Relays in Osceola this past Thursday night. The Chargers placed third overall out of eight teams with 104 points and they won the 4 x 200 relay and the 4 x 800 relay and placed second in the distance medley relay, 800 meters...

Posted: April 20, 2015
Charger tennis team rallies to beat Trenton

After a slow start the Chariton varsity boys tennis team rallied to a 5-4 win over Trenton, Mo., at Trenton April 16.

Posted: April 20, 2015
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