If your child is going to Hawaii on Senior trip this spring, they must have $350 in their account by Monday, Nov. 26th. Checks (made payable to MCHS) or cash can be turned in anytime to Mrs. Porter in room 205. If you have any questions, call Mrs. Porter at 666-4320.
LBJ&C Head Start Central Office & Centers Closed Nov. 22 & 23
Office and centers will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
Coat & Toy Drive sponsored by Cash Express
Cash Express, 614 Hwy. 52 E, Lafayette, is pairing up with local public servants to help the families in our community. We will be accepting toys, coats, shoes (washable), & nonperishable food items at many drop off locations in the area. We ask that all donations be received by December 15th in order to have them delivered in time for Christmas. Call Erin or Tracy at 666-8658.
Macon Helps to take applications for Christmas toys and food baskets
Applications will be accepted starting Nov. 13th through Dec. 7th. Applications will be taken Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays only, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Applications will not be taken on Wednesdays and between the lunch hour of 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. If you have any questions, call 666-6607 and ask for Della.
Bells and Ribbons Holiday Pageant
Dec. 8, 2007, at Trousdale County High School Auditorium. Registration begins at 12 P.M., and the pageant begins at 2 P.M. Female age groups from Birth-21 years and male age groups from Birth-4 years. $25 entry fee before November 30th or $30 entry fee at the door. Queen receives a trophy and a crown. 1st runner up, 2nd runner up, and 5 optionals receive a trophy; everyone receives a ribbon. Sponsored by Trousdale County Cheerleaders. $3 door admission. Contact Demetrice Mitchell at 615-633-6341. Outside residents welcome!
Macon Co. Democratic Party Christmas Dinner
Please attend and bring non-perishable food items for distribution to those in need. Dinner will be held December 6, 2007 at 6 p.m. at La Tia's Restaurant in Lafayette, TN. Cost is $12.50. Contact George McCrary by December 1, 2007 at 615-699-2705 or e-mail email@example.com.
Macon County Health Council to meet
Meeting will be held at 12:00 Noon on November 20, 2007 at the EMS Building in Lafayette, TN.
Macon County Planning Commission to meet
Meeting will be on Tuesday, November 20th, 2007 at 6:00 p.m. in the Courtroom of the Courthouse in Lafayette, Tennessee. The public is invited to attend.
Macon Co. Loss Control
Committee to meet
Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 20th, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. in the Courtroom of the Courthouse in Lafayette, TN.
Winter Jam Holiday Concert Dec. 7 and 8
at Volunteer State Community College at 7:30pm. Vol State students and alumni perform pop, jazz and holiday songs as part of a CD release concert. Funds support music scholarships. To be held at The Amber Leaf on the Square Restaurant, 112 Public Square, Gallatin.Contact: For more information call 615-230-3201 Cost: $5 suggested donation for admission and $10 for admission and a CD.
County libraries closed November 22 & 23
Macon County Public Library and Red Boiling Springs Branch Library will be closed on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23 for Thanksgiving.
MCHS Band Tupperware Party Nov. 30
Macon County High School Band is having a Tupperware party on Nov. 30 at 7:00 at the cafeteria with games, food and drink. Everyone welcome.
Toy Drive to benefit Macon Helps Nov. 26
A toy drive to benefit Macon Helps will be held at the November 26 Macon County Junior High School basketball game with Red Boiling Springs. All who bring a new toy will be eligible to win $100 cash to be given away at half time of the boys' game. This is sponsored by the Macon County Advisory Board, the MCHS basketball teams, and the MCHS Service Learning class. Your support will be greatly appreciated.
2x2 Ranch Fundraiser Event
2x2 Ranch is having a fundraising event on Friday, Nov. 23 at the Lafayette Tractor Supply starting at 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. There will be a raffle, prizes, and we will show our pets for adoption. Please show your support and join us there!
Dusty Bradley to preach
Bro. Dusty Bradley will preach at Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, November 25, 2007 at 11:00 a.m.
County Commission meeting Dec. 3
The Committee of a Whole of the County Commission of Macon County, Tennessee will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, December 3, 2007 at the Courthouse in Lafayette, Tennessee.
Co. Government Offices closed Nov. 22 & 23
Offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
MCGH'S Grief Support
Group to meet Nov. 27
Meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at the Diabetes Education Center located beside Bray's Tire. Call 666-2147 for more information.
Macon County General Hospital's Diabetes Group Notice
The diabetes group will not meet in November or December. Please watch the papers for the meeting dates in 2008.
City of Lafayette closed Nov. 22 & 23
The City of Lafayette will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday and Friday garbage pickup will be done on Monday the 26th. Monday the 26th and Tuesday the 27th garbage route will be run on Tuesday. Please set your garbage out the night before for very early pickups on Monday and Tuesday.
Macon County Public & Branch Libraries closed Nov. 22 & 23
Libraries will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Special meeting of the Macon 911 Emergency Communications Board
Meeting will be held November 26, 2007 at 1:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Macon County EMS Meeting Room at 30 Weldon Drive. The topic to be discussed will be the dispatch furniture bid, its approval and awarding.
December Angel Food Orders
December Angel Food orders will start Sunday, November 25 at noon continuing on Monday, Nov. 26 through Thursday, Nov. 29 from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Last day to place December Angel Food order is Sunday, Dec. 2 at noon. Food pick up date will be December 15th.