Macon County Times- RSS Feed http://maconcountytimes.com/ http://maconcountytimes.com/ Sat, 23 May 2015 10:27:44 EST 1800 Hix shoots 25 straight during shoot http://maconcountytimes.com/news/highschool-sports/153613492/Hix-shoots-25-straight-during-shoot On May 17, the Macon County Trap Team held its third registered shoot of the year. The top shooters for the event were Daniel Holland with a 95, Brock Rutan with a 94, and Grant Towns, Danny Murray, Mason Gunter, and Lana Hix all with a... Fri, 22 May 2015 11:31:41 EST Minutes of the Board of Commissioners http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news-news/153659013/Minutes-of-the-Board-of-Commissioners The Macon County Board of Commissioners met pursuant to notice, at the Courthouse in Lafayette, Tennessee on May 18th, 2015 at 7:00pm. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Steve Jones and Sheriff Mark Gammons opened the meeting. Commissioner... Fri, 22 May 2015 10:31:41 EST Report card pick-up for MCJH has new procedures http://maconcountytimes.com/news/news/153644967/Report-card-pick-up-for-MCJH-has-new-procedures Macon County Junior High will have SPECIAL report card pick up procedures on Friday, May 22.MCJH 6th grade Parents: Please park in the front (parking spaces only). Pick up report cards in the Cafeteria. Thu, 21 May 2015 16:41:41 EST Talent show winners http://maconcountytimes.com/news/highschool-news/153613327/Talent-show-winners On Friday, May 8, FCCLA and Golf sponsored the Macon County High School Talent Show. A big thanks to NCTC for providing the judges and the prizes for the contestants. The winners are pictured, from left, Mrs. Hannah Centers (Pianist for Erin Burrow... Thu, 21 May 2015 11:21:42 EST Search continues for missing 2-year-old and suspect http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-news/153635596/Search-continues-for-missing-2-year-old-and-suspect Kentucky State Police (KSP) are still searching for a missing Tompkinsville two-year-old female and 25-year-old Anthony Dale Barbour who is believed to be with her since Tuesday, May 19, according to an official KSP press release. Barbour, of Summer... Thu, 21 May 2015 11:01:50 EST Board of Education recognizes students http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news/153575366/Board-of-Education-recognizes-students Macon County School Board met on Thursday night, May 14. Main topics discussed were: Wed, 20 May 2015 21:11:42 EST Arrests http://maconcountytimes.com/news/blotter/153571834/Arrests The following records were provided by the Macon County Sheriff's Office. All individuals charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.Lafayette Police Department Wed, 20 May 2015 18:01:41 EST L.B.J. & C. celebrates end of school http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news/153566122/L.B.J.--C.-celebrates-end-of-school L.B.J. & C. Headstart ended its school year this week. But before the kids went home for the summer they got a visit from the Lafayette Fire Department. Wed, 20 May 2015 15:11:41 EST Newly certified law enforcement officers to graduate http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news-news/153591738/Newly-certified-law-enforcement-officers-to-graduate Nearly 80 newly certified officers will graduate at 11 a.m. Friday, May 22 from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy (TLETA) at 3025 Lebanon Pike in Donelson, including two from Macon County, Josh Meadors and Elliot Sandifer. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:31:42 EST MCHS seniors chosen for All District http://maconcountytimes.com/news/baseball/153564366/MCHS-seniors-chosen-for-All-District Daniel Ashburn and Justin Woodard, seniors at Macon County High School, were chosen for the All District 8AA Baseball Team at the end of the 2015 season. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:16:42 EST When will Wells be placed? http://maconcountytimes.com/news/opinion/153526162/When-will-Wells-be-placed Dear Editor: Wed, 20 May 2015 13:51:43 EST Gabriel Alijah Pitcock http://maconcountytimes.com/news/births/153562186/Gabriel-Alijah-Pitcock Jasmine Loudy and Kaden Gibbs would like to announce the birth of their baby brother Gabriel Alijah Pitcock. Gabriel was born May 4, 2015 at Cookville Hospital at 7:54 a.m. weighing 9lbz 10 oz 21 inches long. Wed, 20 May 2015 13:11:42 EST The Macon County Times ask… http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news/153522740/The-Macon-County-Times-ask Eighth Graders at MCJH: How do you feel about going to High School? Wed, 20 May 2015 12:41:44 EST MCJH students compete in Mile Run http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news/153522704/MCJH-students-compete-in-Mile-Run Coach Jason Wheeley commented, “We have been doing the Mile Run for many years. I want to thank the sponsors and Comprehensive Rehab for purchasing the trophies for the winners, and Anderson Funeral Home for loaning us a tent to use.” Wed, 20 May 2015 12:41:42 EST B.D. Polstons celebrates 70 years http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news/153522627/B.D.-Polstons-celebrates-70-years In 1945, B.D. Polston began a building supply service in addition to his Polston Flooring Manufacturing Corporation on Red Boiling Springs Road in Lafayette. Mr. Polston offered area contractors basic and modern supplies for construction. Wed, 20 May 2015 12:36:41 EST Scene from softball Regionals http://maconcountytimes.com/news/history-hssoftball-sports/153496934/Scene-from-softball-Regionals Paige ClarkPaige Clark Wed, 20 May 2015 10:56:42 EST Lions win awards at state convention http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news-news/153583419/Lions-win-awards-at-state-convention Attending the convention, from left, Lions Joann Birdwell, Joni Preston, International President Joe Preston, Lions Billie Lee, Monica Gann and Melissa Bates, members of Lafayette Lioness Lions Club. Not pictured: Linda Maggart. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:41:41 EST TN Soapworks celebrates one year anniversary http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news/153468039/TN-Soapworks-celebrates-one-year-anniversary It's been one year since Matthew Starner and his wife, Debra opened their lives to the people in Macon County and the people have taken them in with open arms. Wed, 20 May 2015 10:36:45 EST RBS City Council discusses Fire Hall, other topics http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community-news-news/153582891/RBS-City-Council-discusses-Fire-Hall-other-topics The regular session of the Red Boiling Springs City Council met last Thursday, May 14 with newly elected council members in attendance. The minutes of the April 9 meeting were approved by roll call. A motion was made for Joel Coe to be appointed as... Wed, 20 May 2015 10:26:41 EST Service Learning appreciative http://maconcountytimes.com/news/opinion/153495729/Service-Learning-appreciative Dear Editor:Macon County Schools Work-Based Learning Program would like to thank the following businesses for their partnership during the 2014-2015 SY. WE APPRECIATE YOU! Wed, 20 May 2015 10:21:41 EST