NEWS


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Macon Countians honored for volunteer work

Macon Countians honored for volunteer work

Volunteers from 53 counties were honored at the Ninth Annual Governor’s Volunteer Stars Awards ceremony at the Franklin Marriot Cool Springs in ...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Beavers’ resolution approved

Beavers’ resolution approved

A resolution that would allow Tennessee voters to decide if they want to popularly elect the state’s attorney general (AG) is headed to the Sena...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Tennessee celebrates weights and measures week

Tennessee celebrates weights and measures week

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture is celebrating Weights and Measures week March 1-7, 2017. This year’s theme, Tradition and Technology Dr...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Nashville flight training to inspire the next generation of aviation enthusiasts during second annual nashville pilot camp

Nashville flight training to inspire the next generation of aviation enthusiasts during second annual nashville pilot camp

Most parents agree that summer camp is a fun experience for children. But what if a weeklong summer camp is an investment in a child’s future ca...

March 8th, 2017 |  


4-H News

Mrs. Deering’s 5th grade/first block 4-H meeting was held on 2-21-17. During this meeting we did our 4-H demonstrations. Brison led us in the Pl...

March 8th, 2017 |  


MCHS student council raises money for St. Jude

MCHS student council raises money for St. Jude

Recently the Macon County High School Student Council conducted a school-wide fundraiser to benefit our state service project, St. Jude Children’...

March 8th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Cinderella story ends for Tigerettes
Tigerettes advance to region championship

Tigerettes advance to region championship

On Friday, February 24, the Macon County High School Tigerette basketball team travelled to Signal Mountain High School for the first round of the Gir...

March 1st, 2017 updated: March 2nd, 2017. |  


MCHS names new softball coach

On Monday, February 20, it was announced that John Conditt would be taking over as head coach of the Macon County High School softball program. While ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Macon boys win district title

The Macon County High School Tiger and Tigerette basketball teams recently competed in the District 8AA Tournament held at Tennessee Tech University i...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


RBS girls honored at district

RBS girls honored at district

The Red Boiling Springs Lady Bulldog Basketball team represented their school well at the District 8A Tournament this past weekend.Cayley Tuck was nam...

February 21st, 2017 |  


MCJH girls win TNT championship

MCJH girls win TNT championship

The MCJH Girls’ Basketball Team began the TNT tournament on February 4 with a tough win against Lebanon’s Winfree Bryant Basketball Team. ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Jr Pro Basketball League News

Jr Pro Basketball League News

Our 2nd week of basketball action was Saturday January 28 and once again we had some exciting games of basketball. Our 1st game was a 6-8 boys’ ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Interact Club holds Revue
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Lioness Lions Club presents 21st annual Variety Show

Lioness Lions Club presents 21st annual Variety Show

It’s getting close to the time of year for all the local, well known, and hidden talents to come out and show the world what Macon County has to...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Booster club holds community ham breakfast to raise funds for MCHS football

Booster club holds community ham breakfast to raise funds for MCHS football

The MCHS Football team held their annual ham breakfast on Saturday morning, March 11th. Many turned out in support of this event. Some of the football...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Teaching an important lesson

Teaching an important lesson

Photo submittedOn February 13th, FCCLA members, Caleigh Cassetty and Kelsey Cherry, went to Macon County Junior High to talk with the 7th and 8th grad...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Russells celebrate 50th anniversary

Russells celebrate 50th anniversary

The children and grandchildren of Roger and Karen Russell invite you to share in celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary Sunday, Feb. 26th, from 2-...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Schools closed due to illness and holiday

Schools closed due to illness and holiday

In addition to being closed on Wednesday Feb. 15, 2017 for a scheduled parent-teacher conference, Macon County public schools will also be closed due ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Inside RBS High School

By Paige GoolsbyThis past week was very short due to a large percentage of students being sick. School was let out for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday...

February 15th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Bare feet and callused hands
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Wonders
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Face Metal
House Dogs

House Dogs

My wife Kathy has a dog. It is a miniature schnauzer.A miniature schnauzer has been a part of Kathy’s life for over 40 years.I have been married...

February 15th, 2017 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Third graders at Central Elementary: “What do you do for Valentine’s Day?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


A Skunk, a Red-tailed Hawk and 2 ‘Possums

A Skunk, a Red-tailed Hawk and 2 ‘Possums

My son, J. Brim, and his family moved to the Providence Community in Trousdale County a couple of years back. Their little piece of heaven includes a ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Second graders at Central Elementar: “Do you like cold weather or hot weather better? Why?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFile...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Looking Forward

Looking Forward

Business speaker Jim Rohn has said “of the two great eternities that exert a pull on your life – one is called the past, the other is call...

January 25th, 2017 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

First graders at Fairlane Elementary: “What is your most favorite thing and why?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA