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As of OCT. 29, 2020, 5 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 214 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are 1 child (age 0-17), 2 adult (age 18-40), 1 middle age adult (age 41-60) and 1 older adult (age 61-80). There are 153 recovered, wh…

As of Oct. 27, 2020, 2 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 209 confirmed cases. The age group of the new positive cases is 1 child (age 0-17) and 1 adult (age 18-40). There are 152 recovered, which leaves 51 active cases and unfortunately 6 deaths. This d…

As of Oct. 26, 2020, 4 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 207 confirmed cases. The age group of the new positive cases is 2 child (age 0-17) and 2 middle age adults (age 41-60). There are 152 recovered, which leaves 49 active cases and unfortunately 6 de…

The Chariton School Board listened to some information on and then approved the City of Chariton’s use of the Van Allen and Columbus Elementary gyms for the city’s youth basketball recreation program, provided that the city properly cleans and disinfects the buildings as outlined in CDC (Cen…

As of Oct. 22, 2020, 8 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 198 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are 2 child (age 0-17), 2 adults (age 18-40), 2 middle age adults (age 41-60) and 1 older adult (age 61-80) and 1 elderly adult (age 8…

As of Oct. 21, 2020, 2 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 190 confirmed cases. The age group of the new positive cases is 2 older adults (age 61-80). There are 152 recovered, which leaves 32 active cases and unfortunately 6 deaths.

As of Oct. 20, 2020, 7 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 188 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are 2 adults (age 18-40), 1 middle age adult (age 41-60), 3 older adults (age 61-80) and 1 elderly adult (age 80+). There are 148 reco…

As of Oct. 19, 2020, 1 new case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 181 confirmed cases. The age group of the new positive case is 1 middle age adult (age 41-60). There are 148 recovered, which leaves 27 active cases and unfortunately 6 deaths.

As of Oct. 18, 2020, 2 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 180 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are 1 adult (age 18-40) and 1 older adult (age 61-80). There are 147 recovered, which leaves 27 active cases and unfortunately 6 deaths.

As of Oct. 15, 2020, 4 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 178 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are 1 child (age 0-17) and 3 older adults (age 61-80). There are 136 recovered, which leaves 36 active cases and unfortunately 6 deaths.

As of Oct. 14, 2020, 3 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 174 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are1 child (age 0-17), 1 adult (age 18-40) and 1 older adult (age 61-80). There are 127 recovered, which leaves 41 active cases and un…

As of Oct. 13, 2020, 3 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 171 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are1 child (age 0-17), 1 adult (age 18-40) and 1 middle age adult (age 41-60). There are 122 recovered, which leaves 43 active cases a…

As of Oct. 12, 2020, 3 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 168 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positive cases are 2 middle age adult (age 41-60) and 1 elderly adult (age 80+). There are 118 recovered, which leaves 44 active cases and unfortunat…

At their meeting this past Wednesday morning, the Lucas County Board of Supervisors approved to abate the property taxes for the Vredenburg Center at 1711 Osceola Ave. in Chariton for 2018-19. The board approved this by a 2-1 vote with supervisors Cathy Reece and Dennis Smith voting yes and …

As of Oct. 9, 2020, 2 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 164 confirmed cases. The age group of the new positives case is 2 Child (age 0-17). There are 113 recovered, which leaves 45 active cases and unfortunately 6 deaths.

As of October 6, 2020, 2 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Lucas County for a total of 162 confirmed cases. The age groups of the new positives case are 1 adult (age 18-40) and 1 middle age adult (age 41-60). There are 104 recovered, which leaves 52 active cases and unfortunately …

Chariton High School 2004 graduate Ryne Smith was inducted into the Chariton Athletic Hall of Fame at the CHS Homecoming Assembly at Reynolds Field Friday afternoon. Smith was the only Hall of Fame inductee this year and was presented with a Hall of Fame plaque at the assembly.