Macon County Times- RSS Feed Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:19:23 EST 1800 Red Boiling Springs to receive $600 a day until new fire hall is completed$600-a-day-until-new-fire-hall-is-completed The Red Boiling Springs City Council met in regular session on September 11, 2014. Mayor Willie Brown conducted the meeting. Legal representative for the council Christi Dalton, Secretary Coby Knight, Vice Mayor Tom Fultz and council members Terry... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:45:16 EST RBS HS volleyball updates Red Boiling Springs High School opened its volleyball season against Merroll Hyde on August 21st. They play three games a week, on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights and they play to win. “Most of my team graduated last year,” Head Coach... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:01:11 EST RBS Jr. High volleyball hits stride Red Boiling Springs Jr. High Volleyball hit its stride last week. The Varsity won two out of three games. The Jr. Varsity won three out of three. They played a home game against Gordonsville on September 8th. The Varsity played first, winning 25-22... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:00:13 EST MCHS Girl’s Golf team second in district Macon County High Girl's Golf team brings home second place in District 8 A-AA Tournament played on Wednesday, Sept. 10th at White Plains Golf Course in Cookeville, TN. The team will advance to compete in the Region Tournament at Fall Creek... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:57:10 EST Boys golf team Region 4 champions Macon County High boy's golf team are Region 4 Champions and advance to play in the TSSAA Class A-AA State Tournament next week at Willow Brook Golf Course in Manchester, TN. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:56:10 EST TVA schedules RBS area outage Weather permitting, Tri-County Electric members served from the Red Boiling Spring Substation will be affected by an interruption of power scheduled by TVA for Friday night, September 19th. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:51:18 EST Ferrell Meador Apple Festival Knollwood Manor and The White House Assisted Living, Linda Austin and Beverly Walker, teamed with Ferrell Meador for the Annual Ferrell Meador Apple Festival. The fun began at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 13 with cider making, apple sampling,... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:45:11 EST Turning heartbreak into hopefulness for others On a warm evening last Tuesday, September 9, many gathered at Key Park pavilion to remember something heartbreaking in their lives: suicide. The focus of the Macon Memories program was to turn that heartbreak into hopefulness. Friends and family... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:43:18 EST Old cars and old friends Thousands of people gathered on the grounds of the Thomas House in Red Boiling Springs on Saturday, September 6 to enjoy the 58th Annual Middle Tennessee Antique Car Show. The Middle Tennessee Region Club was chartered in February 1956 in Nashville. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:12:11 EST Hires Rd accident A two vehicle accident occurred Monday afternoon, September 15 on Hires Road in Lafayette. Andy Emberton, 30, of Scottsville, KY and a child passenger were traveling east on Hires Rd in a 1995 red Dodge Dakota truck. According to Tennessee Highway... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:44:10 EST MCJH football team wins twice Macon County Junior High football team played two games last week. On Monday, September 8, they played a make up game at home against Dekalb County, beating them 32 -12. On Thursday, September 11, they traveled to East Robertson where they also won... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:41:09 EST MC After-School program Submitted Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:22:05 EST Rainbow trout growing in some Macon County classrooms For the second year in a row, Kathy Woods' 4th grade class at Lafayette Elementary will raise a few dozen rainbow trout from eggs, thanks to the “Tank in the Classrooms” project. Volunteers from the “Friends Aquarium... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:21:12 EST Vision 2020 Ladies Tea Vision 2020 held a ladies tea on September 5th at the Red Boiling Springs Armour Hotel. High tea was served with a light lunch. Attendees were encouraged to wear hats and many hats were on display and available to guests thanks to Debbie Emory, owner... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:30:13 EST Macon County High Boy’s Golf Team wins District 8 A-AA tournament The Macon County High Boy's Golf Team wins District 8 A-AA Tournament held on Monday, Sept. 8th at White Plains Golf Course in Cookeville, TN. Medalist was Larken Whittemore, winning a 7 hole playoff against team mate, Josh Hauskin. The team... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:59:08 EST Fishing Tournament for the Senior Center On Saturday, August 30th, 2014, a fishing tournament was held at Bledsoe Creek to benefit the Macon County Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:30:19 EST Macon County Jr. High Homecoming 2014 With storms threatening under cloudy skies, Macon County Jr. High football players, cheerleaders, court attendants and their Queen took the field Tuesday evening at Pat Parker Memorial Field to celebrate their 2014 Homecoming. As the students took... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:20:22 EST Mud Run 2014 By Stacey Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:16:11 EST Lafayette Lioness Lions Club News The Lafayette Lioness Lions Club held their monthly meeting on September 8th. Many items were discussed but the hot topic was the upcoming Lions & Lioness Lions Radio Auction. This is an annual event and will be held this year from October 27th... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:07:07 EST MCHS homecoming court shines bright Thanks to the football coaches Nathan Wilson, Matt Dyer, Adam Shaw, Jason Hudson, Jeremy Phillips, Tyler York, Tyler Wilson, Zach Hollis and Tim Greenhaulgh, the Macon County High School 2014 Homecoming celebration went like clockwork. Landon Reid... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 19:00:42 EST