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Giddyap, Christian cowboy

A ‘horsemanship and discipleship’ workshop was held in Lafayette last weekend, drawing 120 attendees


“Horses are gentle folk rather than just forceful,” says Sam Phillips, into his headset microphone. “So you make it a little...

  • Giddyap, Christ...

    A ‘horsemanship and discipleship’ workshop was held in Lafayette last weekend, drawing 120 attendees


    “Horses are gentle folk rath...

    Giddyap, Christian cowboy

    A ‘horsemanship and discipleship’ workshop was held in Lafayette last weekend, drawing 120 attendees


    “Horses are gentle folk rather than just forceful,” says Sam Phillips, into his headset microphone. “So you make it a little...

  • Routine traffic...

    A couple was arrested during a tra...

    Routine traffic stop leads to drug arrest with over $6,600 found

    A couple was arrested during a traffic stop Friday, when Trooper Johnny Rodgers discovered drug paraphernalia and large sums of cash in their...

  • Bulldogs play s...

    The Bulldogs played six games last...

    Bulldogs play six hard games

    The Bulldogs played six games last week, three of them double-headers. On April 15th, they played a double-header against Watertown. They lost the...

  • Benny Maggart o...

    The Loft hosted an open house last...

    Benny Maggart open house at The Loft

    The Loft hosted an open house last Friday to introduce the work of Benny Maggart, which will be on display and for sale there for the next several...

  • Rotary awards p...

    At last week's Rotary Club m...

    Rotary awards presented

    At last week's Rotary Club meeting, District Governor Fred Heitman spoke on April being Rotary Magazine Month, and espoused the benefits of...

  • Former dispatch...

    Longtime Macon County dispatcher a...

    Former dispatcher Jean McGuffey passes away

    Longtime Macon County dispatcher and beloved community member Jean McGuffey passed away after a bout with cancer on Tuesday, April 15.

  • Winding Stairs ...

    City sends off application for $186,000 grant, hoping to open park in the fall


    The City of Lafayette recently com...

    Winding Stairs property land acquisition complete

    City sends off application for $186,000 grant, hoping to open park in the fall


    The City of Lafayette recently completed land acquisition for the future city park location, Winding Stairs. On Thursday, April 10, a land swap...

  • April South cha...

    Thursday arrest follows sealed indictment for the death of James Chitwood


    April Michelle South was arrested ...

    April South charged with vehicular homicide

    Thursday arrest follows sealed indictment for the death of James Chitwood


    April Michelle South was arrested on Thursday, April 10, and charged with vehicular homicide by recklessness. The arrest followed the release of a...

  • Plant Sale at M...

    Macon County High School will be h...

    Plant Sale at Macon County High School

    Macon County High School will be having a plant sale at the MCHS Greenhouse. Students have been growing and nurturing these plants for...

  • The Bulldogs we...

    Literally, as it turned out. Vanda...

    The Bulldogs were robbed

    Literally, as it turned out. Vandals broke into the Bulldog's concession stand last week. They stole food and broke some things the high...

  • Matt Cliburn Me...

    The Matt Cliburn Memorial Ride was...

    Matt Cliburn Memorial Ride raises $2000

    The Matt Cliburn Memorial Ride was held Saturday, April 5. It was well attended.

  • Crowd shows up ...

    The courtroom of the courthouse on...

    Crowd shows up to “Ask the Candidates”

    The courtroom of the courthouse on Lafayette square was full of political runners on Thursday night, as the Macon County Republican Party hosted...

  • Meals on wheels

    Mike’s Munchies, Lafayette’s home-grown food truck, just rolled into town


    You might have noticed a new resta...

    Meals on wheels

    Mike’s Munchies, Lafayette’s home-grown food truck, just rolled into town


    You might have noticed a new restaurant-on-wheels hanging around our small Lafayette town. If you haven't, you must not have been on College...

  • $20,000 present...

    Lafayette was presented with a $20...

    $20,000 presented to Lafayette for access road

    Lafayette was presented with a $20,000 grant check on Monday, April 7. The money was gifted from the Four Lake Regional Industrial Development...

  • Scenes of the R...

    Vision 2020 hosted an Easter Egg H...

    Scenes of the RBS annual Easter Egg Hunt.

    Vision 2020 hosted an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 6th. The hunt was staged in three locations along City Park in beautiful Red Boiling...

  • Bulldogs are st...

    Flooding rain and Spring Break did...

    Bulldogs are stepping up their game

    Flooding rain and Spring Break did nothing to prevent the Bulldogs from playing ball last week. They played Clarkrange on April 4th and a double...

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Scenes of the Macon County Little League kic...

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