NEWS


11:50 am |    
RBS to enforce Leash Law
5:53 pm
Updated: 5:43 pm. |    
Macon County native Doyle Gaines passes
5:10 pm |    
Arrests
5:07 pm
Updated: 5:23 pm. |    
Duo arrested on theft and burglary charges
3:57 pm
Updated: 8:59 am. |    
Grant Awarded to Macon County Arts Council

Lafayette Police DepartmentJeffery Dewayne Strong, 31, of 106 D. Twins Lane, Lafayette, was arrested on 12/21 by Hestand and charged with driving on r...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Insurance verification required for motorists in 2017

The Tennessee Department of Revenue is launching a new insurance verification system in early 2017 to promote compliance with the state’s Financ...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Clark competes at State

Clark competes at State

On January 20, 2017, Dalana Deshay Clark, 2016 Macon County Fairest of the Fair, will represent Macon County at the 2017 Tennessee Association of Fair...

January 4th, 2017 |  


August

August

The Palace Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Red Boiling Springs holds a Back to School Bash and gives away supplies to Red Boiling Springs Ele...

December 28th, 2016 |  


July

July

The Macon County All Stars softball team brings home the championship.Members of the Lafayette Lions and Lioness Clubs travel to Fukukou, Japan for th...

December 28th, 2016 |  


May

May

Richard Driver is re-elected as Lafayette mayor.Local couple Troy and Cathie Johnson are awarded the Guinness World Record for Oldest Married Couple t...

December 28th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


4:11 pm |    
Lady Bulldogs gain two wins
1:53 pm
Updated: 7:53 pm. |    
MCJH Basketball holds 8th Grade Night
Macon Co. scores over Cannon Co.

Macon Co. scores over Cannon Co.

On Tuesday, January 10, the Macon County High School Tiger basketball team picked up their fifth district win of the season at home against Cannon Cou...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Red Boiling Springs battles Smith County

Red Boiling Springs battles Smith County

On Tuesday, January 3rd, the Red Boiling Springs High School basketball teams took on the Smith County Owls.The Lady Bulldogs took the floor first goi...

January 11th, 2017 |  


MCHS takes on Clay Co. & Westmoreland

MCHS takes on Clay Co. & Westmoreland

The Macon County High School Tiger and Tigerette basketball teams resumed their normal schedule after the Christmas break by travelling to Clay County...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs play in Nera White Tournament

Bulldogs play in Nera White Tournament

During the Christmas break, the Red Boiling Springs High School Bulldogs participated in the Nera White Tournament in Lafayette.The Bulldogs’ fi...

January 4th, 2017 |  


RBSHS Girls Place Second in Clinton County Tournament

The Red Boiling Springs High School Lady Bulldogs traveled to Albany, Kentucky for the Clinton County, KY Tournament. The girls took on Franklin Simps...

January 4th, 2017 |  


January

January

Macon County General Hospital receives new ultrasound equipment.A structure fire broke out beside H&H Garden Center on Scottsville Road.The Codes ...

December 28th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


11:50 am |    
RBS to enforce Leash Law

Finley Tyler Raymond Rich

Kylee and Clay Rich, of Lafayette, would like to announce the birth of their son, Finley Tyler Raymond Rich. Finley was born on January 9, 2017 at Ten...

January 18th, 2017 |  


MCHS Cheerleaders holds Character Breakfast

MCHS Cheerleaders holds Character Breakfast

Addley Taylor happily posed with Snow White, Belle, and the Beast.Neriah Williamson was excited to meet Minnie and Mickey Mouse.Taylor, Eva, and Aubri...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Winners of the Macon County Spelling Bee

Winners of the Macon County Spelling Bee

Shawn Carter, Supervisor of Instruction with the Macon County School System stated, “I would like to thank the following for their contributions...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Haehl speaks at Rotary

Haehl speaks at Rotary

At last week’s Rotary meeting Rotarian Doug Haehl spoke to the club giving his interpretation of the 2nd Amendment and the rights it conveys to ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Jaxton Wesley Andrew Robinson

Chelsey Robinson, of Lafayette, would like to announce the birth of her son, Jaxton Wesley Andrew Robinson. Jaxton was born on January 5, 2017 at Tenn...

January 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


12:54 pm |    
January 9, 1922
The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Fourth graders at Lafayette Elementary: “What is your New Year’s resolution?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p ...

January 4th, 2017 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

First graders at Red Boiling Springs Elementary: “What is your favorite season and why?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlo...

December 28th, 2016 |  


Walking in faith

What is faith? I looked up the word faith in Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, and got this definition. The act or state of wholehea...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Christmas Memories

I suppose we all do a little looking back come this time of year. Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and the coming New Year seem to always stir up nost...

December 21st, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Fifth graders at Westside Elementary: “What is your favorite Christmas movie and why?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock...

December 14th, 2016 |  


The Macon County Times asks…

The Macon County Times asks…

Second graders at Westside Elementary, “If you could ask Santa a question, what would you ask?” .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .ne...

December 7th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA