Westmoreland Mule Days Mule Queen Katie Moss.Cowboys competed to ride a bucking mule the longest at the Westmoreland Mule Rodeo on September 18.A cowboy holds on tight while the mule does his best to buck him off at the Mule Rodeo in Westmoreland on September 18.The crowd enjoyed the antics of the rodeo clown in between mule contest rides at the Westmoreland Mule Rodeo on September 18.
Sergeant Ashley Mercer was recently recognized by the Department of Safety and Homeland Security for 25 years of service to the Department. Lieutenant Mark Dial (left) congratulates Sergeant Ashley Mercer (right).Sergeant Mercer is currently the Midnight Sergeant for the 6th District Cookeville and formerly worked with CIRT. He and his family reside in Macon County.
Miranda and John Robinette, of Lafayette, would like to announce the birth of their son, Eli Vincent Robinette. Eli was born on Sept. 16, 2014, at UMC in Lebanon, weighing 7lbs 12oz and 18 inches long.Proud grandparents are Terry and Candy Gann of Lafayette, and Mike and Linda Rogers of Portland, and the late Robert Robinette of Lafayette.
Jennia Wilson and Robert Cox of Dowelltow, TN, would like to announce the birth of their son, Adykus Lee Cox. Adykus was born on Sept. 17, 2014, at UMC in Lebanon, weighing 7lbs 13.7oz and 18 1/4 inches long.Big brothers are Riley Wayne Sims and Austin Lewis.Proud grandparents are Lisa & Lee Byford of Dowelltown, TN, Joyce Cox of Lafayette.
Lafayette United Methodist Church’s Youth and advisors met at daybreak on Saturday, September 13 to journey to Pulaski, Tennessee. They joined over 90 other youth and adults for an event called Hands and Feet. Pulaski was one of three sites in the middle Tennessee area chosen to Host the Hands and Feet Event by the Young People’s Ministry of the Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church. Brad Fiscus, TN Conference Director for Youth Ministry organizes this yearly event. ...
Do you own the following:· Ipads· Kindle Fire tablets· Nook HD tablets· Other Android tablets· Apple and Android smartphones· LaptopsAre you interested in learning how to access free eBooks, audiobooks, and videos?Then come by the Macon County Public Library, located on 311 Church Street, in Lafayette, Tennessee, or call 615.666.4340 September 24th through October 29th to rese...
What began as a solstice gathering on biodynamic, organic farmer Jeff Poppen’s front porch has grown in the last decade into a full fledged, three-day fall music festival with live music, overnight camping, good fellowship and free fresh food from the farm.Poppen is the owner of one of the oldest organic farms in Tennessee, the Long Hungry Creek Farm. He runs a Community Supported Agriculture program that provides fresh produce to about 200 customers in the Nashville area and...
Members from various Saddle Clubs made a trip through Macon County Saturday, September 20. When weather is permitting these horse lovers hook up to their wagons and buggies and take their beautiful horses out on a country outing through different areas. This week it was Macon County.
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