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Three Chariton High School cheerleaders recently received All-Conference Honors. Deidre Wiest, a CHS wrestling cheerleader, was named Academic All-Conference. Delaney Caudill, a CHS basketball cheerleader, was named Academic All-Conference. Sophia Pierschbacher, a CHS basketball cheerleader …

The DMACC baseball team opened the 2021 baseball season with a doubleheader loss to Northern Oklahoma College-Tonkawa (NOCT) February 5 at Tonkawa, Okla. A doubleheader set for Feb. 6 was cancelled because of inclement weather.

Freshman Jackson Fisher of Chariton opened the top of the 10th inning with a base hit, moved to second on a sacrifice bunt by freshman Kyle Westhoff of West Des Moines, took third on an infield grounder by freshman Jack Thilges of Johnston and then scored on an error as the DMACC baseball te…

The Chariton High School Athletic Department is excited to announce the appointment of Mr. Brady Trenary as the new Chariton Varsity baseball coach. His coaching position was approved at the Chariton District School Board meeting Monday, Feb. 8.

The Chariton High School Athletic Department is excited to announce the appointment of Mrs. Jeanna Snook as the new High School Girls Golf Coach. Her coaching position was approved at the Chariton District school board meeting Monday, Feb. 8.

A night after getting their first win of the season against Wayne, the Chariton Varsity boys basketball team got off to a slow start and couldn’t come back in a 50-30 loss at Pleasantville this past Friday night.

The Chariton 8th grade A boys basketball team closed their season in resounding fashion with a 52-40 win over Davis County at Chariton recently. The Chariton 8th grade A boys finished the season at 5-2, with five games that were cancelled early in the season.

The Chariton Varsity girls basketball team got another good win with a 58-42 victory over Davis County at Chariton Tuesday, Feb. 2. After a close first quarter, Chariton built a lead in the second period and led by nine at halftime and used tough defense and clutch free throw shooting to put…

The Chariton Varsity boys basketball team continued to improve and played tough in a 60-36 loss to Davis County at Chariton Tuesday, Feb. 2. Chariton was down by two at the end of one period and down by just 14 at halftime but they didn’t quite have enough offensively or get enough defensive…

The Chariton JV1 girls basketball team lost a heartbreaker on a last second shot at Centerville Jan. 21. With Chariton leading 35-34 with time winding down, Centerville attempted a three-point shot that went in before the buzzer to give them a 37-35 win.

The Chariton Varsity girls basketball team will begin Class 3A Region 3 play against Knoxville at Knoxville High School this Saturday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. The winner of this game will play the winner of the Roland-Story vs. Saydel game at Roland-Story High School Wednesday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m.

A slow start and a sluggish first half hurt the Chariton JV1 boys in a 37-20 loss at Centerville Jan. 21. The JV1 Chargers scored three points in each of the first two quarters and were down 23-6 at halftime before playing better in the second half. They played Centerville even in the second half.

Tonight's games, Feb. 8 versus Centerville at Chariton are being postponed. The Centerville team bus is having trouble keeping ice off the windshield and turned around deeming it unsafe to travel tonight. A makeup date is being worked on.

The Chariton Varsity girls basketball team played well in a 52-38 non-conference win at Central Decatur this past Thursday night. The Lady Chargers led by 13 at halftime and they responded to a big third period by Central Decatur with a big fourth period of their own to win by double digits.

The Chariton Varsity boys basketball team lost to Central Decatur, 71-44, at Leon this past Thursday night. The Varsity Chargers played better offensively in this game but the Cardinals scored a total of 44 points in the second and third periods that helped them pull away and get the win.

The Chariton Varsity girls basketball team played really well in a 71-44 non-conference win at Cardinal of Eldon this past Saturday night. Chariton led 17-4 early and scored 24 points in the second period en route to the win.