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 |  


VFW holds Bingo night

VFW holds Bingo night

On the first Friday of every month, the local VFW holds either a Casino Night or Bingo Night. For February, they decided on Bingo. Cleopas Sloan calle...

February 8th, 2017 |  


MCHS recognizes FBLA Region 5 Competitive Event winners

MCHS recognizes FBLA Region 5 Competitive Event winners

Members of the MCHS FBLA attended the Region 5 conference held at Middle Tennessee State University on Thursday, January the 26th. Students participat...

February 8th, 2017 |  


MCHS competes in Combat Kitchen

MCHS competes in Combat Kitchen

The Nutrition Across the Lifespan class at Macon County High School teamed up with the National Guard to host the first ever Combat Kitchen last week....

February 8th, 2017 |  


Rembering the tornado of 2008

Rembering the tornado of 2008

February 5th, 2008 began like any other day, with the exception of the unseasonably warm temperatures. It was “Super Tuesday” and the thou...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Owens receives scholarship

Owens receives scholarship

The Allen County League of Artist and Crafters is pleased to announce a $250 cash scholarship in memory of Nancy Pedigo. This scholarship is open to a...

February 8th, 2017 |  


County wide 6th Grade Essay Contest winner

County wide 6th Grade Essay Contest winner

Prompt: Write an essay in which you try to persuade your family to live either in the city or on a farm. Give at least three reasons to support your c...

February 1st, 2017 |  


County wide 5th Grade Essay Contest winner

County wide 5th Grade Essay Contest winner

Prompt: Write a story about who you meet and what happens inside the castle.“Good morning,” I said to the birds. I went into the kitchen f...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Students jump for their hearts

Students jump for their hearts

CENTRAL ELEMENTARY STUDENTS JUMP FOR THEIR HEARTS AND HELP SAVE LIVESStudents at Central Elementary are jumping at the chance to fight heart disease a...

February 1st, 2017 |