CV News

    December 3, 2019

    Stay Alert – Holiday Charity Scams

    During the holiday season, many people are consumed with celebrations, shopping, and wrapping up year-end business. Inattention plus the holiday spirit equals a prime time for scammers to make their move. So-called charity scams involve getting you to give your money to a “worthy cause” that’s actually just a scammer’s pocket. To avoid getting taken, […]

    November 21, 2019

    Be Alert – Beware of Social Security Administration Scam

    The Social Security Administration (SSA) scam is the number one scam reported to the FTC right now. People filed nearly 73,000 reports about Social Security imposters in the first six months of 2019, with reported losses of $17 million. Social Security numbers are the skeleton key to identity theft. And what better way to get someone’s […]

    November 21, 2019

    ‘Co-ops in Action’ Makes Upgrades in the Walsworth Community Center

    Chariton Valley (CV) and Macon Electric Cooperative (MEC) share a great partnership with their “cooperative” program, ‘Co-ops in Action’. Co-ops in Action was a project started in 2017 by the two cooperatives, with the intention of working together to improve the lives of the people that they serve. This program includes quarterly work projects where […]

    November 5, 2019

    Smartphones – The Ultimate All-in-One Devices

    With advancements in technology, some gadgets from not too long ago have become obsolete. Back in the day, you were cool if you had some of these devices, but if you are seen with one now, you might get a few raised eyebrows. For many, these devices create a sense of nostalgia. For others, they […]

    October 4, 2019

    2019 Chariton Valley Telephone Annual Meeting – Results

    2019 Annual Meeting voting results:   South Central Gary Scheiderer 221 Les Dotson 209 Northwest Area Mitch Peiffer 228 Ben Bell 191 Northeast Area C.F. Pagliai Jr 228 George Murphy 184 Gary Scheiderer, Mitch Peiffer and C.F. Pagliai Jr were elected to serve a 3-year term as a director on the Chariton Valley Board. Here […]

    October 1, 2019

    Be Secure About Your Home’s Security

    As a parent, it is difficult to manage your time. You work hard to provide for your children but feel guilty when you are unable to be home with them. You probably drown in fear during that precarious time after school when they may be home alone for a few hours. You’re fortunate to have […]