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Revival in progress at Lafayette Missionary Baptist Church, services nightly at 7 PM. Bro. Joey Green, Bro. Jesse Miller, and Bro. Ethan Shrum will assist Bro. Rick Wilson. Everyone is invited.


Revival in progress at Fairview Missionary Baptist Church. Services nightly at 7:30 PM and daily at 11AM. Preaching by Pastor Anthony Hale and Helper Dewayne Gregory. Everyone welcome.


Revival in progress at Maces Hill Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Harold Dean Linville assisting Bro. Rickey Brooks, Pastor. Day services at 11AM and night services at 7PM. Everyone welcome.


Revival in progress at Haysville Missionary Baptist Church. Services at 7:30PM. Preaching by Pastor Bro. Tony Allen and Helper Bro. Eddy Gregory, song services by Jerry Brooks. Everyone welcome.


Revival in progress at Buffalo Springs Missionary Baptist Church. Services at 11Am and 7:30PM. Pastor Eld. Don Curtis and Helpers Eld. Walter Andrews and Bro. Kyle Reid.


Revival in progress at Brattown Missionary Baptist Church. Services nightly at 7:30PM. Conducted by Pastor Elder Daniel Cook and Helper Bro. Tucker Smith. Everyone welcome.


Revival in progress at Union Missionary Baptist Church. Services at 11AM and 7PM. Preaching by Bro. Kevin Slayton and Bro. Kevin Harrison. Everyone welcome.


Revival meeting at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church near Red Boiling Springs begins Sunday July 27th at 7:30PM with preaching by Elder Kevin Graham and Bro. Shawn Shepherd. Everyone invited.


Revival at Oakdale General Baptist Church will begin July 27th at 7PM. Evangelist Jonathan Marsh, Pastor Carlene Kirby. Everyone welcome.


Revival meeting will begin at New Zion Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, July 27. Service nightly at 7 p.m. Conducted by Bro. Todd Austin and Bro. Guthrey Thompson.


Revival begins at Long Fork Missionary Baptist Church, located on Loftis Lane just off Hwy 52 E one mile past MCJH, the week of July 27th. Services nightly at 7:30PM. Pastor Eld. Chris Griffith assisted by Eld. Kyle Gammons and Bro. Jim Carter. Everyone welcome.

Effort Meeting

Days Cross Roads Missionary Baptist Church will begin an effort meeting on Sunday, July 27th at 7:30 p.m. Worship services to be held daily at 11 a.m. and nightly at 7:30 p.m. Preaching by Elder Kenneth Hesson and Elder James Massey. Everyone is invited.

Shoulders to Preach

Bro. JB Shoulders will preach at New Zion MBC Sunday, July 27th at 11 AM.

Brawner to Preach

Bro. Phillip Brawner will preach at Sycamore Valley Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, July 27 at 11 AM.

Shepherd to Preach

Bro. Shawn Shepherd will be preaching at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church near Red Boiling Springs on Sunday July 27th at 11AM.

Kelley to Preach

Jimmy Kelley will preach at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, July 27 at 6PM. Everyone welcome.


Lafayette United Methodist Church will have a VBS Kickoff on Sunday, July 27th in the Fellowship Hall with hot dogs at 5:30PM and a movie to follow in the sanctuary about 6PM. VBS will be July 28-30 from 6PM-8PM. Registration will be Mon. July 28 at 5:30PM. Theme is The Ten Commandments.

Ice Cream Social

Sadler’s Chapel United Methodist Church in RBS, is having an ice cream social on Sat. July 26th at 2PM. Everyone welcome.


Library Story Times

Story Time will continue at the Macon County Public Library every Tuesday at 10 am. All ages are welcome! Spanish Story Time will be held every Wednesday at 10 am. Story time at the RBS branch will now be held on the first Tuesday of every month at 3 p.m.

Spanish Pre-K Tutoring

The public library will now be offering Spanish Pre-K Tutoring every Wednesday at 10:45 am.

VSO Office Closed

The Veterans Service Office will be closed the week of 20-26 July 2014. The VSO will be out of town during this time but the office will reopen on Monday, 28 July 2014. Should you need immediate assistance during this time please call VA at (800) 827-1000 or TDVA (Cookeville) at (931) 526-6929.

Drug Counseling

Narconon would like to remind families that the use of addicting drugs is on the rise, take steps to protect your family from drug use. If you know anyone who is struggling with drug addiction get them the help they need. Call for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals. 800-431-1754 or DrugAbuseSolution.com

Medicare Help

SHIP/SMP representatives from the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging & Disability will be at Macon County Senior Center on August 20 from 1 pm until 3 pm to help counsel on any Medicare questions, abuse or concerns. Please contact SHIP at 1-877-801-0044 with questions. SHIP/SMP covers all 14 Upper Cumberland Counties.

Meeting Notice

Macon County General Hospital will be having a Diabetes Support Group Meeting on Monday, July 28th at 6pm. If you have any questions call 666-2147 ext 338.

MCJH Orientations

To the Parents of Macon County Junior High students:

6th Grade Orientation—Monday, August 4th, from 5:00 to 6:00 PM

6th & 7th Grade Open House—Monday, August 4th, from 3:00 to 6:00 PM

8th Grade Open House “Tiger Pride Night”—Wednesday, August 6th, from 3:00 to 6:00 PM. There will be snacks and door prizes (as well as other items/prizes) to give away on this night.

Jr. Cross Country Conditioning

Junior High Cross Country conditioning is in progress. Conditioning starts at 5:30 PM. Conditioning is not mandatory for the Junior High runners; however it is highly recommended. Conditioning will be beneficial once the season starts.

Diabetes Support

Macon County General Hospital will be having a Diabetes Support Group Meeting on Monday, July 28th at 6pm. If you have any questions call 666-2147 ext 338.

MCA enrolling

Macon Christian Academy is currently enrolling students Kindergarten-Grade 12, and Pre-K for ages 2-5 for the 2014-15 school year. We will also be offering Home School again this year. To sign up, visit www.maconchristianacademy.org or email wdeering@nctc.com or call 615-666-8131 or 615-633-7265.

2004 Class Reunion

The Class of 2004 will have their class reunion on August 16th at 5:30PM at Cherokee Steak House at 450 Cherokee Boat Dock Rd, Lebanon, TN 37087. Please RSVP via Facebook by August 1st, or send to walkersa@goldmail.etsu.edu.


Fish Fry

A Frish Fry will be held Friday, July 25 at 4 PM at the Masonic Lodge in Lafayette. Fish, french fries, white beans, hush puppies, slaw, and a desserts. $7 a plate; all proceeds go towards the Masonic Lodge building fund.

VFW Breakfast

The VFW will be having their ham breakfast on Sat. July 26, from 7:30-9AM. The cost is $6 per plate. You do not have to be a member to attend. Turkey shoot at 9 AM across the road from Going Postal, Hwy 52W. Guns and shells are provided, or bring your own.

Cookout for Relay

A burger cookout will be held in support of Relay for Life on Saturday, July 26, 10:00-1:00 in front of Walmart in Lafayette. Come out, catch up with friends, and support the cause!

RBS Lion’s Pancake Supper

Saturday, July 26 at The Armour’s Hotel, enjoy a Pancake and Waffle Supper sponsored by RBS Lion’s Club. Chicken Tenders, country ham, fruits and veggies. Kinship Trio and Wesley Davis to perform. Adults $8, Kids 6-12 $4. Info: 615-699-3500.

Tiger Steak Dinner

Will be held Saturday, July 26, 6pm at the MCHS Indoor Facility. Adult Tickets (includes steak, baked potato, salad, roll, drink, dessert) $15 each or 2/$25; Kids tickets (includes hot dog, chips, drink, dessert) $7. Benefits Tiger Football and Cheerleaders. Tickets can be purchased starting July 1 through Jada Law (615-388-4675) or at MCHS.

Fun Day in the Park

The Teresa Wright fun day in the park will be on July 26 from 9-11AM at Hermitage Springs Park. All K-8th grade students are invited to come out and enjoy fun, games, and free snacks. Participants will receive free school supplies. Child must be present to receive school supplies.

Lego Contest

The Macon County Fair Lego Contest will be Sat. Aug. 2 at 12:15 PM at the Martha Wilburn Pavilion. Classes: ages 3-6, 7-9, 10-14, and 15 and over. People’s Choice-Vote for $1. Awards sponsored by the Tri-County Electric, Marcus Smith, and Macon County Fair.

Ice Cream Social

On Saturday, August 2nd, Vision 2020 will host the 4th annual Ice Cream Social, Cake Walk, and Silent Auction, from 5-7 pm. Admission is $5/person or $20/family; all proceeds benefit Heritage Museum.

Auto Jam

RBS Auto Jam returns . Car, truck, bike, & rat rod show, August 2 at Cyclemos Motorcycle Museum at 319 East Main St, RBS. $15 entry fee per vehicle. Registration from 8AM-noon. Trophies awarded at 3PM. All proceeds go to RBS Fire & Rescue to help pay for the new fire engine. For more info call Travis Davis @ 388-3307 or Philip Smith @ 615-572-4422.

Benefit for Genesis House

Night of the Phoenix benefiting Genesis House on August 2 at 7PM at West Side Station. There will a silent auction and live music by Moon Dance. For more info call 1-931-525-1637 or visit www.genesishouseinc.com.

Fair Child Pageants

The Macon County Fair pageants will be: Little Miss (4-6) on Aug. 6, Petite Miss (7-9) on Aug. 4, Sweetheart (10-12) on Aug 4, Princess (13-15), and Fairest of the Fair, on Aug 2. All at the Martha Wilburn Pavilion at the Macon County Fairgrounds. Each contestant must complete, sign, and return the entry form with a $25 entry fee and a non-perishable food item on Thursday, between 5 and 7PM on July 24. Call 666-4034 for info.

Talent Show

The Macon County Fair Talent Show will be Fri., Aug., 8 at 7PM at the Martha Wilburn Pavilion. Classes: children up to 12, ages 13-17, and 18 and over. Overall winner $100.00. Awards sponsored by Macon County Fair.

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