NEWS


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Arrests
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Rotary presents scholarship
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MCHS holds Alumni Banquet
Two trucks, a four-wheeler and tools recovered

Two trucks, a four-wheeler and tools recovered

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department has recovered two stolen trucks, a four wheeler and approximately $4,000 in tools.Detective Donnie Crawfor...

June 21st, 2016 updated: June 23rd, 2016. |  


The following records were provided by the Macon County Sheriff’s Office. All individuals charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Coach Wilson speaks at Rotary

Coach Wilson speaks at Rotary

At last week’s Rotary meeting, head MCHS football Coach Nathan Wilson gave a presentation to the club on the football program under his tenure, ...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Over $2,600 in cash seized

Over $2,600 in cash seized

After weeks of investigation, five people were arrested when officers found over a pound of marijuana in a residence at 2315 Galen Road, Lafayette.Ove...

June 15th, 2016 updated: June 16th, 2016. |  


24th annual MCHS Alumni Banquet to be this Saturday

The MCHS Alumni Banquet will be held this Saturday, June 18 in the Macon County High School cafeteria. Open to all former graduates of MCHS, whether y...

June 14th, 2016 |  


NCSS holds Customer Apprecation Day

NCSS holds Customer Apprecation Day

Vivian Burford wins $50. She is pictured with Carolyn Smith, President of NCSS.Marie Austin spins the wheel to win a prize.Mary Stone also won $50.Pic...

June 8th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


MCHS Soccer team holds Banquet

MCHS Soccer team holds Banquet

The following players were recognized for their play this year at the MCHS Soccer Team awards banquet held at LaTia Restaurant on June 4. Joey Medrano...

June 8th, 2016 |  


MCHS softball players named to District 8AA All-District Teams

MCHS softball players named to District 8AA All-District Teams

Making the district 8AA all-freshman team were (l-r) Allyson Shoulders and Jade Young.The following Macon County High School softball players were rec...

June 1st, 2016 |  


MCHS Tigers practice for the upcoming season

MCHS Tigers practice for the upcoming season

Tyler Rich runs the ball.Tyler Rich runs the ball.Logan Malotte looks to make his move.Logan Malotte looks to make his move.The Tigers divided to face...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Scenes from MCPRA girls softball

Scenes from MCPRA girls softball

Abbie Green waiting for the ball in the outfield.AnnaBelle Wix waits for the pitch.Brittney McClard is ready for hit.Gracie Andrews winds up for the p...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Track team closes season at Sub-State level

Track team closes season at Sub-State level

Members of the Macon County High School track team competed in the TSSAA Class A & AA Sectionals, also known as Sub-State on Thursday, May 19 at L...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Members of the MCHS Tigers baseball team goes All District

Members of the MCHS Tigers baseball team goes All District

Clay CarnahanBatting Average (BA) .305On Base Percentage (OBP) .42419 Runs (R)25 Hits (H)5 Homeruns (HR)Pitching Statistics:Earned Run Average (ERA) 3...

May 25th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Canaan James Green
Scenes from the Hillbilly Day Fish Fry

Scenes from the Hillbilly Day Fish Fry

Wendell Jones sits down for a fish dinner with Olivia Fitzgerald.Members of the Lions Lioness Club were preparing the fish to be cooked.Pictured left ...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Congressman Diane Black visits Macon County

Congressman Diane Black visits Macon County

Congressman Diane Black visited Macon County last Friday, June 17 at the Macon County Welcome Center. Black held a Meet and Greet, to discuss topics t...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Scenes from Art in the Park

Scenes from Art in the Park

Graycee West, Breanna Thompson, and Stone Copas were learning about photography.Learning mosaics were Ellison Jackson and Olivia Brumbach.Grady Bartle...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Sign-ups for MCSL

Sign-ups for MCSL

Sign-ups for Macon County Soccer League are going on now until June 30th. Sign-ups will be at Central Elementary on Saturday, June 25th from 9 a.m. to...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Hill receives scholarship

Hill receives scholarship

Makin’ Macon Fit committee awarded Nicholas Hill from Macon County High School a scholarship for $750. Nicholas said, “this award will hel...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Jenkins & Barksdale to wed

Jenkins & Barksdale to wed

Lex and Beth Jenkins are pleased to announce the wedding of their daughter, Alicia Louise Francis to Jesse Kole Barksdale, son of Kent and Angela Bark...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Omens

Playing in the Creek

The walking trail I use quite frequently winds along the banks of Goose Creek. A creek offers many different looks as the seasons come and go. Sometim...

June 15th, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Kids in Red Boiling Springs: “What’s something special you do with your father?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Summers Here

Ok, I know, officially, the first day of summer is another 2 weeks away. But for me, summer has arrived. Already a bunch of summer time things are goi...

June 8th, 2016 updated: June 8th, 2016. |  


What’s in a Dollar

What’s in a Dollar

My friend, Mr. Raymond “Mouse” Johnson tells of how, when he was a young man, he would take a dollar, put gas in his car, leave Cato, TN, ...

June 1st, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Students at Westside Elementary: What’s the hardest thing about being at kid? .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Rep. Keisling voices concerns over transgender restrooms

Rep. Keisling voices concerns over transgender restrooms

Last week, President Obama and the United States Department of Justice issued an “order” to every public school district in America: Make ...

June 1st, 2016 |  


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