Macon County Times- RSS Feed http://maconcountytimes.com/ http://maconcountytimes.com/ Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:13:59 EST 1800 Mayor Linville accepts plaque from Rural Development http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localnews1-politics/50451366/Mayor-Linville-accepts-plaque-from-Rural-Development County Mayor Shelvy Linville receives a plaque from Jerry Jolley, Area Director for USDA Rural Development on Thursday, August 28. The plaque commends Mayor Linville for providing notable leadership and support for the work of USDA Rural Development,... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:56:08 EST BodyGuard Sports Medicine partners with many area schools http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50363175/BodyGuard-Sports-Medicine-partners-with-many-area-schools Sumner Regional Medical Center and the Macon County Board of Education began partnering to offer sports medicine coverage to the student-athletes in Macon County in 2012. BodyGuard Sports Medicine partners with many area schools to provide sports... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:18:12 EST Cross country teams compete in Voyles classic http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50420848/Cross-country-teams-compete-in-Voyles-classic Macon County High School Cross Country teams competed in the Mid State Cross Country Association's Voyles Classic cross country meet on Saturday, August 23. Held at Sharp Springs Park in Smyrna, TN the Voyles Classic is the opening meet in the 2014... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:23:15 EST 2014 Macon County High School Football Team http://maconcountytimes.com/news/news/50297206/2014-Macon-County-High-School-Football-Team 2014 Macon County Football Seniors back row (L to R): Jesse Gregory, Brandon Noles, John Christian, Gage Carr, Chris Gunter, and Dale Turner. Senior girls: Courtney Brooks, Brittany Brown, Bethany Brown, Samantha Tyler, Ryan Anne Cothron. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:24:38 EST Tigers win in double overtime against Trousdale County http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50397839/Tigers-win-in-double-overtime-against-Trousdale-County The Macon County Tigers brought the 2014 season in with an enormous bang. They won their first game Friday night against the Trousdale County Yellow Jackets. The Tigers haven't won a game against the Yellow Jackets since 2006 when the score ended with... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:36:12 EST One car accident on Scottsville Rd http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top/50401898/One-car-accident-on-Scottsville-Rd A one-vehicle accident sent two to the hospital on Monday, August 25, 2014. According to Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Tracy Donoho, the driver, 59-year-old Leanetta Likens of Westmoreland, was traveling northbound on Scottsville Road and while... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:32:13 EST Oakdale accident calls for Air Evac http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top/50391328/Oakdale-accident-calls-for-Air-Evac A woman was airlifted to Vanderbilt Thursday afternoon, August 21, after being hit head on by a 1996 Toyota Corolla driven by Zachary Bandy, 22. Bandy was traveling northbound on Oakdale Rd and crossed the center lane. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:27:09 EST Red Boiling Springs High Comes Out Fighting http://maconcountytimes.com/news/sports/50405033/Red-Boiling-Springs-High-Comes-Out-Fighting The Bulldogs opened their season on August 22nd with a non-conference game against Jackson County. It was a game of inches, according to Head Coach Kyle Shoulders. The Dawgs lost 13-14 on a couple of missed opportunities: a failure in the third... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:07 EST 2nd Annual Bank for a Cure Car and Bike Show http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news/50399070/ Jimmy Shrum's 1954 Chevy 3100Richard Williams' 1957 Chevy Bel-AirSteve Smith's 1966 Ford Mustang Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:34:09 EST MCHS homecoming activities http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localsports/50378643/MCHS-homecoming-activities During the week of September 2nd – September 5th Macon County High School will be celebrating their annual Homecoming Event. Several activities will be taking place during the week. Following is a list of those activities: Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:01:17 EST Makin’ Macon Fit fast approaching http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top/50385354/Makin-Macon-Fit-fast-approaching The Makin' Macon Fit Annual Family Fitness Festival is drawing near. This year is the event's 21st and will be held on Sat., Sept. 6th at Macon County Junior High School, located at 1003 Hwy 52 Bypass E, Lafayette. Supported completely by... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:58:09 EST MACON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL EVENTS http://maconcountytimes.com/news/news_education/50354567/MACON-COUNTY-HIGH-SCHOOL-EVENTS Leo Club Students may join until August 29th. See Mrs. Shrum in room 103. FFA Future Farmers of America - students have the month of September to join. See one of the Ag teachers. FBLA Future Business Leaders of America Students have until the end of... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:00:17 EST Macon County Trap Team brings home AIM Grand National Championship http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localsports/50378847/Macon-County-Trap-Team-brings-home-AIM-Grand-National-Championship Over 1,100 shooters from across the United States traveled to Sparta, Illinois to compete in the 2014 AIM Grand National Championships. The AIM Grand Nationals represents the final competition of the 2014 trap season which provides the shooters the... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:59:07 EST MCHS Homecoming Court http://maconcountytimes.com/news/announcements/50378523/MCHS-Homecoming-Court Pictured (L-R): Leah Anderson - Football Sweetheart, Briley Driver - Homecoming Queen, Morgan Bottoms - Freshman Attendant, Addie Forstner - Junior Attendant, Devan Jones - Sophomore... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:58:12 EST Strawberry Patch Barn Sale http://maconcountytimes.com/news/local_features/50367699/Strawberry-Patch-Barn-Sale The Strawberry Patch Barn Sale was the brain-child of entrepreneur Christy Jo Stone. “In 2009, after twisting a few arms, I began hosting a glorified yard sale in my backyard with a small group of girls who have since become my best... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:44:07 EST TVA reschedules outage for Tuesday, August 26th http://maconcountytimes.com/news/breaking_news/50370813/TVA-reschedules-outage-for-Tuesday-August-26th Weather prevented TVA from the interruption of power scheduled for Wednesday, August 20th. Weather permitting, the outage has been rescheduled for Tuesday, August 26th at 10:00 p.m. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:03:13 EST Annual Youth Sunday at Lafayette United Methodist Church 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 Youth... 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 Macon County Jr High Volleyball Team 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