Macon County Times- RSS Feed http://maconcountytimes.com/ http://maconcountytimes.com/ Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:02:04 EST 1800 (No heading) http://maconcountytimes.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50366771/ What does the spiritual growth of our youth look like at Lafayette United Methodist Church? That question was answered on Sunday, August 17th during the Annual Youth Sunday! The pattern for our young people's spiritual growth begins with devoted... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:52:12 EST McClard’s Gifts hosts Bridal Planning Seminar http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news/50321576/McClards-Gifts-hosts-Bridal-Planning-Seminar Planning a wedding can cause a bride and groom much stress. McClard's Gifts is trying to ease that stress by hosting a Bridal Planning Seminar this Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.Several local merchants will be sharing techniques... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:08:11 EST Macon County Junior High Homecoming Court http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news/50355786/Macon-County-Junior-High-Homecoming-Court Macon County Junior High Homecoming Court attendents. Pictured (L to R): 7th grade attendant McKaylee Mix, 8th grade attendants Erin Smoczynski and Jay Young, Queen Brooklyn Brawner, 8th grade attendants Gracie Andrews and Kayli Cline, 7th grade... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:50:12 EST (No heading) http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50323595/ Macon County Junior High Volleyball Team participated in the Middle School Volleyball Tournament held at Cumberland University August 15th- 17th. The team came home as champs in their division. Great job girls and Coach Griggs. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:33:11 EST ‘Thorns on the Rose’ book signing http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50290336/Thorns-on-the-Rose-book-signing On Saturday, August 16, the Macon County Arts Council welcomed Terri Merryman, well-known local writer who presented a book review, program and book signing for the recently published “Thorns on a Rose” at the new Geraldine Hire Community... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:50:14 EST Nestle Waters celebrates a milestone http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50321382/Nestle-Waters-celebrates-a-milestone On Thursday, August 14, 2014, the Nestle Waters Macon County Bottling Plant celebrated a two year accident-free workplace in compliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (the OSH Act) and general regulations of the Occupational... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:00:06 EST State Rep. Kelly Keisling attends Red Boiling Springs City Council Meeting http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50320908/State-Rep.-Kelly-Keisling-attends-Red-Boiling-Springs-City-Council-Meeting His Honorable Kelly Keisling, State Representative, District 38, attended the regular meeting of the Red Boiling Springs City Council on Thursday, August 14, 2014. He said he dropped in to say “hi,” and see what was going on. He sat... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:42:12 EST TVA Schedules Outage for Wednesday, August 20th http://maconcountytimes.com/news/breaking_news/50318410/TVA-Schedules-Outage-for-Wednesday-August-20th Tri-County Electric members on Highway 10 North from Pleasant Hill to the Tennessee/Kentucky state line will be affected by an interruption of power scheduled by TVA for Wednesday, August 20th. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:34:15 EST Wal-Mart holds grand re-opening http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-local_features/50297918/Wal-Mart-holds-grand-re-opening Wal-Mart celebrated a Grand Re-Opening on Friday, August 15. Dozens of local dignitaries, store employees, and customers celebrated recent renovations unveiled by the store. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 09:01:14 EST Red Boiling Springs Junior players http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50275354/Red-Boiling-Springs-Junior-players RBSH #87 Mason Hewitt, JuniorRBSH #9 Rodney Pruitte, JuniorRBSH #65 Ben Bravo, JuniorRBSH #25 Eric Garcia, Junior Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:51:10 EST Rotary activity http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50297303/Rotary-activity At last week's Rotary Club meeting, Tennessee Soapworks owner Matthew Starner regaled the club with the intricacies of the soap making process. Starner mixed, poured and cut a (pre-made) block of soap during his presentation to the club, while... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:42:10 EST MCGH receives accreditation from DNV GL http://maconcountytimes.com/news/news/50289069/MCGH-receives-accreditation-from-DNV-GL Lafayette, TN August, 2014 — Macon County General Hospital announces the successful completion of its new accreditation process from DNV GL - Healthcare. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:48:07 EST Stoplight going in on Scottsville Road http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50285919/Stoplight-going-in-on-Scottsville-Road Construction started last week for a stop light to be built at the intersection of Scottsville Rd and Akersville Rd/Sycamore St in Lafayette. The grant was applied for under Mayor JY Carter's administration. Mayor Richard Driver stated that it... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:08:04 EST Tri-County gives away $50 certificates at fair http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50288178/Tri-County-gives-away-$50-certificates-at-fair Winner Melissa Stevens (right) with Marilyn Murphy.Winner Nancy Deering (right) with Marilyn Murphy, Consumer Accounts Representative and Macon County Fair Board member. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:04:09 EST Winding Stairs mural goes up http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-local_features/50276573/Winding-Stairs-mural-goes-up The Macon County Arts Council celebrated its latest project Wednesday, watching North Central workers hang a 16 ft by 16 ft mural of Winding Stairs to the south side of the Lafayette Cinema building on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. The mural, painted by... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:01:08 EST Red Boiling Springs 2014 Jr. Cheerleaders http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50276413/Red-Boiling-Springs-2014-Jr.-Cheerleaders RBS Jr. High School 2014 Cheerleading Team L-R: (Front row) Kara Davis, Holly Murphy, Morgan Pruitte and Madison Chyle. (Second row) Tiffany Lee, Jalin Morgan and Destanie Hallfrisch. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:45:16 EST Red Boiling Springs Senior players http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50275927/Red-Boiling-Springs-Senior-players RBSH #74 Dallas Greanead, SeniorRBSH #59 Quinton Goad, SeniorRBSH #58 Tyler Thompson, SeniorRBSH #68 Destin Wright, Senior Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:25:09 EST Red Boiling Springs Sophomore players http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50275445/Red-Boiling-Springs-Sophomore-players RBSH #13 Billy York, SophomoreRBSH #20 Joaquin Mejia, SophomoreRBSH #8 Anthony Garcia, SophomoreRBSH #11 Elijah Byfield, SophomoreRBSH #5 Justin Bergdorff, Sophomore Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:05:04 EST Red Boiling Springs Freshman players http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50275169/Red-Boiling-Springs-Freshman-players RBSH #1 Logan Hewitt, FreshmanRBSH #42 Jamie Ruiz, FreshmanRBSH #66 Damon Thompson, FreshmanRBSH #10 Lee Pruitte, FreshmanRBSH #22 Jordan Powell, Freshman Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:54:16 EST Red Boiling Springs High School and Jr. High Football Teams http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50273941/Red-Boiling-Springs-High-School-and-Jr.-High-Football-Teams The 2014 Red Boiling Springs Bulldogs Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:59:16 EST