Hunters feeding the hungry

Hunters feeding the hungry

At last week’s Rotary meeting Matt Simcox, with Hunters for the Hungry, spoke to the club about the Tennessee Wildlife Federation’s progra...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Local attorney Jon Wells passes

Local attorney Jon Wells passes

Local attorney Jon Anthony Wells, age 77, of Lafayette, passed away on Thursday morning, August 25th, at Knollwood Manor in Lafayette. Visitation with...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Arrest Reports

Arrest Reports

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

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Body found off Shrum Hollow in Macon County

Body found off Shrum Hollow in Macon County

The body of Brandon Michael Fye was recovered on Thursday, August 18, 2016, at approximately 2 p.m. According to Macon County Sheriff Mark Gammons, TB...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


FCCLA attends National Leadership Conference

FCCLA attends National Leadership Conference

After competing and winning at the district and state levels, thirteen Macon County High School FCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of Americ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Free Medical Clinic held this weekend

Remote Area Medical along with local community partners are providing free medical services to Macon County, regardless of age or insurance status. Th...

August 24th, 2016 |  


MB&T’s annual Car and Bike Show this Saturday

MB&T’s annual Car and Bike Show this Saturday

The Macon Bank and Trust Banking for a Cure Car & Bike Show will be held this Saturday, August 27, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Main Office located at ...

August 24th, 2016 |  


White speaks at Rotary

White speaks at Rotary

At last week’s Rotary meeting Rotarian Ricky White gave a presentation on his trip to Mombasa, Kenya. One of the Lafayette Club’s internat...

August 24th, 2016 |  


MB&T holds Days of Hope for Sherry’s Run

MB&T holds Days of Hope for Sherry’s Run

Mary Franklin, Logan Winkler, and Lynn Shrum had a booth of homemade goodies for sell.Carol Hale was selling crafts.Bobby Sircy and Brandi Lambert had...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Couple arrested for attempted theft at Walmart

Couple arrested for attempted theft at Walmart

A man and a woman were caught trying to leave the Lafayette Walmart store with over $2700 in merchandise.According to the arresting affidavit, on Sund...

August 17th, 2016 |