At their meeting Monday night, the Chariton City Council approved an ordinance amending Chapter 5.34 of the City of Chariton Municipal Code for the purpose of miscellaneous permits necessary for the RAGBRAI stop being made in Chariton on July 24.
The Chariton varsity baseball team played hard but came up short in a doubleheader at Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremon Monday night. The Varsity Chargers lost the first game, 5-1, and the nightcap, 11-7.
Stanley Dean Ackerman was born in Hampton, Iowa on Aug. 22, 1962 to Harley and Marlene Ackerman. Stan spent his childhood living on the family farm near Ackley Iowa. He graduated from Ackley-Geneva High school in 1980, then later attended Iowa State University, graduating in 1985 with a Bach…