Members of the Nancy McKay Harsh Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) met in Chariton this past Saturday for their regular meeting to recognize four Lucas County citizens for various special DAR Awards. The meeting was held at the Carl L. Caviness American Legion.

Sports News

The Chariton girls cross country team ran outstanding at the South Central Conference meet in Osceola Tuesday night. The Lady Chargers placed second overall in both the varsity and JV races and Milanna Primakov placed third overall in the varsity race to earn all-conference honors.


Richard “Dick” L. Baze, age 81, of Centerville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 at his home.

John L. Legler was born on Aug. 11, 1940 in Hawley, Minn. He graduated from Hawley High School in 1959. He served in the Air Force and was stationed in Nebraska. After serving his country, he worked various sales position in the Iowa area.

Harold Dean Norris of Chariton, Iowa passed away at the Circle of Life Hospice and Legacy Lodge in Chariton, Iowa on Oct. 11, 2019. He was 78. Harold was the only child of Dolan and Mildred (Brown) Norris and was born on June 21, 1941 in Blockton, Iowa. He graduated from Blockton High School…