News HeadlinesChariton High News

Chariton High School News Submitted by Alumni

Chariton High School News From Around The Web

NFL Draft pick T.J. Hockenson is the pride of Chariton, especially this week  Hawk Central

CHARITON, Ia. — Football star T.J. Hockenson will be in the spotlight Thursday evening, walking on to a stage in Nashville, Tennessee — and into millions of ...

Report: Iowa basketball transfer Isaiah Moss has a long list of potential new schools  Hawk Central

According to CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein, Moss is visiting Arkansas and also has interest from Iowa State and two Big Ten schools.

NFL Draft: Iowa Children's Hospital offers congratulatory message for picks T.J. Hockenson, Noah Fant  Hawk Central

T.J. Hockenson and Noah Fant got a special message after being selected in Thursday's NFL Draft.

Getting to know new Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson  247Sports

The Detroit Lions fortified their offense by adding T.J. Hockenson to the mix to play tight end with their first pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. Arguably, Hockenson is the ...

Iowa principal creates device to save lives during school shootings  KCCI Des Moines

A recent string of high school shootings across the country has central Iowa communities searching for ways to prevent further tragedies.

Iowa's Fant and Hockenson to attend 2019 NFL Draft

Iowa tight ends T.J. Hockenson and Noah Fant will attend the 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville, Tennessee. The announcement was made Tuesday on the NFL ...

Leistikow's 7 Hawkeye Thoughts: On Iowa's discovery of T.J. Hockenson, NFL dilemma for Amani Hooker  Hawk Central

December is an important time for Iowa football's developmental approach. It was two years ago that T.J. Hockenson first began to emerge.

T.J. Hockenson plans to leave Iowa football, enter 2019 NFL Draft  Hawk Central

The Mackey Award winner took his decision to the final day but ultimately opted to bring his days as a Hawkeye to an end.

Reports: 2 teens stabbed in ‘The Purge’ game  KCCI Des Moines

Officials in Lucas County have confirmed that two male teens were stabbed Thursday night in a homecoming week incident that got out of control.

T.J. Hockenson Wins Newsome Award as Nation’s Top Tight End  Hawkeye Nation

IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa tight end T.J. Hockenson is the recipient of the 2018 Ozzie Newsome Award. The award is presented annually to college ...

Hawkeye tight-end TJ Hockenson wins John Mackey Award  KCRG

IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG) - University of Iowa football player T.J. Hockenson has become the first sophomore in history to win the John Mackey Award.

Iowa's Hockenson wins 2018 John Mackey Award  Newton Daily News

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa tight end T.J. Hockenson is the recipient of the 2018 John Mackey Award, according to the university's

Two Iowa Hawkeyes In The Running For The John Mackey Award  WGEM

University of Iowa tight ends Noah Fant and T.J. Hockenson are two of eight semifinalists for the John Mackey Award, presented annually to the top tight end in ...

Iowa women's basketball: Hawkeyes land 2020 Minnesota prep Lauren Jensen  Hawk Central

A Big Ten Tournament title celebration, a selection show watch party and now, a commitment. Monday was a busy day for Iowa women's basketball.

Iowa football: Meet the Hawkeyes' expected December recruiting signees for 2019 class  Hawk Central

With the first day of the early college football signing period near, here's what we know.

Leistikow: T.J. Hockenson, Iowa's 'other' tight end, on path to big things  Hawk Central

How Noah Fant's tight-end wingman became such a versatile Hawkeye force in the trenches ... after never being asked to block in high school.

Kirk Ferentz, Iowa Hawkeyes football players returning to Johnston for free youth camp  Hawk Central

The University of Iowa announced Monday that senior Hawkeye football players and head coach Kirk Ferentz will preside over a youth football camp, scheduled ...

NFL Draft: Noah Fant, T.J. Hockenson forwarding Iowa's reputation as 'Tight End U' at Scouting Combine  Hawk Central

There's never been this much of a buzz around the ability of Kirk Ferentz and his staff to mold players at the position as there is in the run-up to the 2019 draft.

Super Bowl: How four words shaped Austin Blythe's breakthrough season with the Los Angeles Rams  Hawk Central

The Williamsburg native and former Iowa Hawkeye stalwart will play in the Super Bowl on Sunday.

'His spirit was unmatched': Remembering former Hawkeye football player Damon Bullock  Hawk Central

The 25-year-old was killed in Texas on Sunday. Word spread quickly among a tight-knit group of former Hawkeye teammates, who are celebrating his life.

Iowa basketball takeaways: On Kriener's start, Garza's return, a zone defense that works  Hawk Central

The junior scored 14 points with three blocked shots and plenty of hard screens to help the Hawkeyes upend Nebraska.

Baylor's firepower pushes Bears past Iowa in Elite Eight  Hawk Central

With a Final Four berth on the line Monday inside Greensboro Coliseum, No. 1 overall seed Baylor showcased why it's a consistent giant in this sport.

Iowa women's basketball: Hawkeyes' opportunity extends beyond Cy-Hawk rivalry  Hawk Central

The Cy-Hawk elements can't be ignored, but Wednesday extends beyond that for No. 16 Iowa. It's another chance to finally show some consistency against a ...

Iowa basketball: Tyler Cook makes big difference, switch to zone works, Joe Wieskamp shows maturity  Hawk Central

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Before Jordan Bohannon owned the final 91 seconds, it was Tyler Cook who was the key figure in No. 20 Iowa's 77-72 victory over ...

Bohannon drains game-winning 3 for No. 20 Iowa: 'I want the ball in my hands'  Hawk Central

What a week it was for Iowa's point guard, who followed up an incredible game at Indiana with something even more dramatic against Northwestern.

Iowa wrestling announces BTN appearances, wrestle-off dates, schedule changes  Hawk Central

The college wrestling season is nearing, and the Iowa wrestling program will unofficially start its season next week with its wrestle-offs. The Hawkeyes will host ...

Iowa football: Hawkeyes enter the Top 25 after latest rout  Hawk Central

The Hawkeyes' 42-16 drubbing of Indiana — along with their their 5-1 start — was enough to convince voters to put them in their top 25.

Tyler Linderbaum makes the move to center for Iowa's football program  Hawk Central

The Solon native was a defensive tackle, but fills a bigger void on other side of the line, Kirk Ferentz says. Three other players are also switching sides.

Noah Fant is back in Iowa's game plan, says he's open-minded on NFL talk  Hawk Central

The junior tight end has had an interesting autume when it comes to playing time; but he's aware of the NFL talk and will make a decision after season.

Gary Dolphin: 'There’s been no attempt to fire me or remove me from this position'  Hawk Central

On Wednesday, Iowa athletic\u00a0director Gary Barta and longtime play-by-play man Gary Dolphin finally addressed Dolphin's latest suspension publicly.

Rockets cap 2018 hosting wrestling tournament | High School Sports  Ottumwacourier

EDDYVILLE — Brett Little couldn't help but give his honest assessment of the final day of competition before the holiday break for the ...

Iowa's NCAA Tournament game gets morning tipoff time, CBS broadcast  Hawk Central

CBS is picking up the broadcast of Friday's 11:15 a.m. CST game between 10-seeded Hawkeyes and 7 seed Cincinnati.

No. 21 Hawkeyes make quick work of road-weary Western Carolina  Hawk Central

The Catamounts were playing a sixth consecutive road game against a Hawkeye team with a size advantage. Tyler Cook led the Iowa assault with 18 points.

NFL mock draft 2019: T.J. Hockenson moves up, Noah Fant drops in first round

T.J. Hockenson moved up one spot, but Noah Fant is now predicted to be picked by Green Bay at No. 12.

From Wieskamp to Till and Ash, Hawkeyes score at will in rout of Savannah State  Hawk Central

Freshman star Joe Wieskamp has a career-high 24 points; walk-ons Riley Till and Austin Ash also have their best offensive games as the Hawkeyes roll.

T.J. Hockenson, Noah Fant and Amani Hooker are Associated Press All-Americans  Hawk Central

Iowa tight ends T.J. Hockenson and Noah Fant and safety Amani Hooker were named to the Associated Press All-America football team released Monday.

Iowa women's basketball: No. 12 Hawkeyes deliver a dud in loss at Michigan  Hawk Central

Iowa handled Michigan two weeks ago, but it was a different story Friday in Ann Arbor.

Two Hawkeye football players suspended after loud house party following Penn State loss  Hawk Central

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Hours after Iowa's 30-24 defeat at Penn State, two Hawkeye football players were charged for disorderly conduct back in Iowa City.

Hawkeyes offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs puts on a show in the weight room  Hawk Central

The 320-pound offensive tackle snapped off multiple hang clean reps of 450 pounds.

Emotions on the sleeve: 'Fiery' Kathleen Doyle brings the noise when Iowa needs it  Hawk Central

The passion and emotion oozes out of Kathleen Doyle each time she steps on the floor. Iowa will need plenty of that as it looks to continue its March run.

Iowa wrestling blows by Princeton in home opener  Hawk Central

Princeton had never wrestled at Carver-Hawkeye Arena before Friday night. The lone dual between Iowa and the Tigers came in 2001 at a neutral site.

Iowa's T.J. Hockenson '95 percent sure' about NFL decision, will announce soon  Hawk Central

Hockenson, defensive back Amani Hooker and defensive end Anthony Nelson discussed their futures after Iowa's 27-22 Outback Bowl victory.

Connie Hines  Osceola Sentinel Tribune

Connie Lynne (Bankus) Hines, daughter of Wayne Hays Bankus and Ruth Bernice (Dykstra) Bankus, was born Jan. 22, 1943, in Knoxville and passed from this ...

Outback Bowl: Iowa coaches have told T.J. Hockenson he's 'got a lot to work on'  Hawk Central

TAMPA, Fla. — Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz's preference was that reporters steer clear of NFL questions this week for a few of his players with decisions to ...

'Cutting down the nets' top focus as Hawkeyes head to Indianapolis  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — For all of the factors in play this time of year — seeding improvement, resume enhancement, momentum building — Lisa Bluder made it clear ...

'I think I've got my swagger back': Iowa's Cordell Pemsl makes surprise return to court  Hawk Central

Pemsl was scheduled for season-ending surgery. Then his knee started feeling better. Then he was playing against Iowa State. What's next? Who knows.

Hockenson showing star power of his own as Hawkeye tight end  Hawk Central

The sophomore showed his muscle with a pancake block, his speed on a 54-yard touchdown, and his concern for teammate Noah Fant throughout last week.

One sequence in Iowa's win over Pitt showed how far the team has come from last year  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — The Iowa men's basketball team hadn't been in a rough-and-tumble game like this all season. Pitt came into Carver-Hawkeye Arena on ...

Iowa football: Hawkeyes add nationally ranked Utah State to 2023 schedule  Hawk Central

The Iowa football program has now rounded out its 2023 football schedule, announcing on Friday the additions of Western Michigan and Utah State to that ...

Outback Bowl: Breaking down top playmakers for Iowa, Mississippi State  Hawk Central

Here's a look at the top three offensive and defensive playmakers for Iowa and Mississippi State before the Jan. 1 Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida.

Joe Wieskamp 3-pointer caps another miracle win for No. 17 Iowa  Hawk Central

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Joe Wieskamp gathered the basketball in front of his bench, with his back to the basket. There was no way he should have been able to ...

Iowa women's basketball: Megan Gustafson repeats as Big Ten player of the year  Hawk Central

Few believed that Megan Gustafson could replicate her junior all-American season. All she did was match it — and then some.

No. 13 Hawkeyes in Big Ten driver's seat after knocking off No. 8 Maryland  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Mother Nature took its best shot Sunday afternoon, peppering Iowa City with another wintry mess. But the curtains remained pulled back at ...

Iowa women's basketball: Big third quarter pushes No. 16 Hawkeyes past Ohio State  Hawk Central

Megan Gustafson outscored Ohio State by five in the third quarter, as Iowa won for the eighth time in nine games.

Iowa football: Tight ends Noah Fant, T.J. Hockenson share national award  Hawk Central

The pair of tight ends combined for eight catches, 209 yards and three touchdowns against Indiana.

Iowa football: T.J Hockenson named Big Ten's top tight end; Noah Fant also on first team  Hawk Central

After having four tight ends named first team in his first 19 years, Kirk Ferentz got two in his 20th.

Iowa women's basketball: What we learned from the Hawkeyes' 71-53 win over Wisconsin  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — It took about three quarters for them to firmly put it away, but the Hawkeyes eventually did what was needed in a must-have home game.

Iowa women's basketball: Megan Gustafson, No. 16 Hawkeyes grind past IUPUI  Hawk Central

It wasn't pretty, but Iowa leaned on Megan Gustafson late to avoid an upset against IUPUI.

Mel Kiper Jr's latest NFL mock Draft has lots of love for Iowa Hawkeyes' product T.J. Hockenson  Hawk Central

ESPN's chief NFL Draft guru Mel Kiper Jr. had the 6-foot-5 pass-catcher among his top-20 selections in latest mock draft that came out Thursday.

You've gotta see this fake field-goal touchdown for Iowa against Minnesota  Hawk Central

A shovel snap to T.J. Hockenson resulted in a most bizarre touchdown.

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz celebrates on field with victorious Patriots after Super Bowl  Hawk Central

Kirk Ferentz was in a somewhat enviable position at Sunday's Super Bowl LIII. No matter who'd have won,\u00a0he'd\u00a0have won.

Michigan State turns up the heat on No. 21 Hawkeyes, cruise to victory at CHA  Hawk Central

Iowa led by eight points early in the second half, before being flattened by a 24-2 run that ended a five-game winning streak.

Can No. 20 Iowa earn its way to Des Moines? Maybe. Here's how.  Hawk Central

There's about a 20 percent chance Hawkeyes could open NCAA play in-state; they need to either go on a long win streak or have other Big Ten teams lose.

Iowa women's basketball: No. 10 Hawkeyes drop stunner at Indiana  Hawk Central

Iowa blew a 16-point lead, dropping a stunner Thursday night at Indiana.

Iowa women's basketball: Tomi Taiwo filling in as No. 13 Hawkeyes continue Big Ten grind  Hawk Central

With Makenzie Meyer sidelined the last two games, freshman Tomi Taiwo has gotten her first extended action of the year.

Ferentz takes on transfer rules, touts value of senior quarterback, basks in Super Bowl  Hawk Central

Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz concerned his sport may be heading toward free agency; places some pressure squarely on Nate Stanley's shoulders.

T.J. Hockenson has emerged as a star tight end for Iowa. Just don't tell him that.  Hawk Central

The sophomore is a finalist for the Mackey Award and a potential NFL Draft pick. That makes him a star, whether he embraces the term or not.

Iowa baseball: Hawkeyes sputter in season-opening loss to George Mason  Hawk Central

From the mound work to the timely hitting, Iowa wasn't sharp across the board in Friday's 7-2 loss to George Mason.

Iowa women's basketball: Hawkeyes' Kathleen Doyle (hand fracture) active against Iowa State  Hawk Central

One of Iowa's top guards is back from injury for Cy-Hawk.

With Garza sidelined, Kriener sees bigger role for No. 21 Hawkeyes  Hawk Central

Iowa center Luka Garza will miss a second game with a sprained ankle; backup Ryan Kriener will be called on to help subdue a small Bryant team.

Iowa football: Mekhi Sargent's selflessness, patience pays off with strong season finish  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Ross Reynolds remembers the initial glimpses and the thoughts that came with them as he watched Mekhi Sargent settle in. Iowa's new ...

Iowa women's basketball: One last tune-up before Hawkeyes' tough nonconference stretch begins  Hawk Central

Iowa hosts winless North Carolina Central Saturday night, the Hawkeyes' final tune-up before a tough nonconference stretch starts.

New Herky bobblehead showcases Kinnick Stadium's pink locker room  Hawk Central

There are just 1000 of the collectible bobbleheads available for purchase.

No. 10 Michigan State pummels No. 19 Iowa in Hawkeyes' first road game of season  Hawk Central

The Hawkeyes put up little fight in the Breslin Center, and leave with their first blowout loss of the year, with Iowa State up next.

Patrick Kennedy commits to Iowa wrestling with an eye on the future  Hawk Central

Patrick Kennedy grew up in the southeast corner of Minnesota, less than 200 miles from Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City. When he was very young, he and ...

Improved defense has No. 24 Hawkeyes in position to soar ahead of Penn State trip  Hawk Central

The Hawkeyes are coming off their best defensive showing of the season; freshman Joe Wieskamp's development has been key.

Iowa women's basketball: Kathleen Doyle out 4-6 weeks with hand fracture  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — One week before opening what's expected to be a special season, the Iowa women's basketball team suffered an unfortunate setback.

No. 21 Hawkeyes fall apart again on the road as Purdue romps to victory  Hawk Central

Iowa has lost its only two road games by a combined 38 points, falling to 0-3 in Big Ten Conference play.

NFL mock draft: Where will Hockenson, Fant land in first-round projection after Super Bowl

Now that Super Bowl LIII is wrapped up, the full order for the first round of the NFL draft officially has been set. And while free agency is still more than a month ...

With another senior quarterback looming, Iowa secondary gets reinforcement  Hawk Central

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Sophomore cornerback Matt Hankins is back in the “good graces” of the Iowa football coaching staff, and that may be the best news for a ...

Purdue superfan Tyler Trent, who is battling bone cancer, plans to join in on 'Hawkeye Wave'  Hawk Central

Trent, a sophomore at Purdue, has bone cancer and recently lost an arm and both legs to the disease. His story has inspired this football season.

Iowa football: Safety Brandon Snyder leaving Hawkeye program  Hawk Central

Brandon Snyder's Iowa football career has come to an abrupt end. The free safety who started all 13 games in Iowa's 2016 season but then sustained two ...

Iowa women's basketball: No. 17 Hawkeyes roll by Western Kentucky in first road test  Hawk Central

Iowa had zero trouble Tuesday night in a blowout win over Western Kentucky.

What Iowa Hawkeyes fans can do in Tampa Bay ahead of Outback Bowl  Hawk Central

A list of fan events ahead of the Jan. 1 Outback Bowl in Tampa.

Stephen Craig Brown, 63, Milo

Stephen Craig Brown passed away at his home in Milo, on Friday, March 31, 2017.

Iowa football: Dalton Ferguson waves at newborn twins as part of Hawkeye Wave  Hawk Central

Hawkeyes redshirt senior Dalton Ferguson, who became a father of twin daughters on Sept. 7, waved at his two girls Saturday as part of the Hawkeye Wave.

Northern Illinois football sends video message to kids at Iowa's Stead Family Children's Hospital  Hawk Central

Northern Illinois football players and coaches took a moment to say hello to the children at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital before ...

LOOK: Here's what pilots saw when flying over Iowa's Kinnick Stadium last weekend  Hawk Central

The sold-out Kinnick Stadium crowd of 69,250 saw Iowa's now-18th-ranked football team mash its way to 6-1 with a 23-0 shutout of Maryland on homecoming ...

Iowa offensive coordinator Brian Ferentz effusive in praise for Iowa State coaches  Hawk Central

Ferentz reveals the biggest lesson for his team from players' one-game suspensions, the reason the passing game stalled, and his running back's health.

Iowa football: Hawkeye Wave continues in second season  Hawk Central

There was little doubt the Hawkeye Wave would be back for a second season. Saturday officially confirmed it.

'We're counting on him being back for sure': Luka Garza bides time while recovering from surgery  Hawk Central

The sophomore had a cyst removed Sept. 7 and will find out in two weeks his exact prognosis. 'He's a champion,' Garza's father tells the Register.

Iowa center Luka Garza out indefinitely after surgery to remove benign cyst  Hawk Central

Luka Garza, a sophomore starting center for the Iowa men's basketball team, is out indefinitely after undergoing successful surgery Friday to remove a benign ...

Iowa football: Offensive lineman Tristan Wirfs arrested on OWI charge  Hawk Central

Iowa sophomore offensive lineman Tristan Wirfs was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

'There's a lot more in store for me': Iowa's Cordell Pemsl is getting lean with a purpose  Hawk Central

Hawkeye junior forward has dropped another five pounds, wants to be able to handle three positions, and is eager to put last season far in the past.

Broadcast veteran Jim Albracht will call next two Iowa men's basketball games in place of Gary Dolphin  Hawk Central

Jim Albracht, host of the Iowa football pregame show, will do the play-by-play while Gary Dolphin is suspended.

NFL mock draft 2019: Noah Fant, T.J. Hockenson both in top 10 after combine

The NFL scouting combine dramatically reshaped the outlook for the first round of the draft, starting with the No. 1 pick.

Ahead of anticipated college debut, Iowa's Mark Kallenberger ready for 'great opportunity'  Hawk Central

Mark Kallenberger is set to make his college debut Saturday against Northern Illinois. Those who know him best feel he's prepared for the opportunity.

Iowa football: Former Hawkeyes George Kittle, James Daniels shine in NFL's Week 14  Hawk Central

George Kittle and James Daniels had solid outings this week. Plus, a look at other noteworthy Week 14 performances from former Hawkeyes.

A look inside Brian Ferentz's plan to jumpstart Iowa's offense  Hawk Central

Iowa's second-year offensive coordinator spent his offseason studying. Now he sees three ways things can get better in 2018.

Country singer Pat Green will perform at halftime of Iowa-UNI game  Hawk Central

The three-time Grammy nominee will perform his hit \

News headlines by Google News for Chariton High School Chariton IA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Chariton . This site has been created to offer a place for CHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Chariton High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.