As of 8/12/2020, 1 new case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 78 confirmed cases. The age group of the new positive case is an older adult (age 61-80).
The Chariton Varsity baseball team lost to Woodward-Granger, 13-0, in five innings in their regular season finale at Woodward-Granger July 10. The Chargers weren’t able to hit off of Woodward-Granger’s pitching as their three pitchers combined to toss a no-hit shutout.
Freda Ferne (Anderson) Masters, daughter of Joseph A. and Bertha Mae (Haltom) Anderson was born on April 6, 1917, in Lucas County IA. She had spent the last 4 months at the Legacy Lodge and one month at Care Initiative where the Lord called this precious jewel home at 2:44 a.m. July 30, 2020…
Larry Keith Grimes, 82, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020 at the Lucas County Health Center in Chariton, Iowa. Larry was born Nov. 2, 1937 to Keith and Margaret (Wilson) Grimes in the country between Cambria and Corydon Iowa. He lived in Cambria most of his childhood and went to school a…