- The Palace Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Red Boiling Springs holds a Back to School Bash and gives away supplies to Red Boiling Springs Elementary students.
- Macon County Junior High began the school year with a new principal, James “Jamie” Kelley.
- The Macon County Junior High football team wins the first game of the season against Prescott South, 28-16.
- The Macon County High School trap team competes at Nationals.
Winners of the 2016 Macon County Fair Fairest of the Fair Pageant, from left to right: Miss Congeniality, Courtney Brooks; 4th Runner Up, Reese Shrum; 2nd Runner Up, Jayce Russell; 2015 Fairest of the Fair, Macy Kemp; 2016 Fairest of the Fair, Dalana Clark; 1st Runner Up, Allie Dixon; 3rd Runner Up and Miss Photogenic, Taylor Shoulders; 5th Runner Up, Kaylee Scruggs; and Martha Wilburn Award Winner, Brandi Garman.