Deadline nears to enroll in Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC)

NASHVILLE, TN, July 13, 2017 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Tennessee Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director (SED) T...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Macon County Democratic Party holds meeting

Macon County Democratic Party holds meeting

The Macon County Democratic Party held their monthly meeting at LaTia’s restaurant on Thursday, July 13th. Chairman Betsy Dane discussed issues ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Coon hunt for cancer held

Coon hunt for cancer held

What do coon hunts and cancer have in common? In Lafayette, last Saturday, a group of coon hunters came together to raise money for a young cancer pat...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Library news

The Macon County Public Library System will be hosting a Total Solar Eclipse Presentation at both the Macon County Public Library and the Red Boiling ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane

1988 – 29 Years AgoRambo 3 was shown in the Macon Drive-In.The Holland and Holland Construction Company baseball team went undefeated in Minor L...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Water main break gets restored in RBS

Water main break gets restored in RBS

On Monday, July 10th, RBS experienced a main water break causing half of the system serving residents in RBS, Willette and some parts of Carthage to b...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Tobacco rows life lessons

Tobacco rows life lessons

I’ve spent some time traveling down rows of tobacco. In the freshly plowed ground, I’ve struggled to keep my balance as I lugged a pressur...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Brawner sworn in as new Lafayette Fire Chief

Brawner sworn in as new Lafayette Fire Chief

On Monday, July 17th, Troy Brawner was sworn in by Annette Morgan, Macon County Recorder/Finance Officer, as the new Lafayette Fire Chief. Brawner has...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Macon County Commission meets

On Monday, July 17th, the Macon County County Commission met at the Macon County Courthouse in Lafayette. The meeting was called to order at 7 P.M. by...

July 19th, 2017 |  


RBS Police Chief Tuck terminated

RBS Police Chief Tuck terminated

On July 13th, during the Red Boiling Springs City Council meeting, RBS Chief of Police Terry Tuck was terminated from his 24 years of service on a 5-0...

July 19th, 2017 |