GOP speaker planned for March 9

The Macon County Republican Party will be featuring a talk by talented author and researcher Mr. JB Williams, who proved prophetic about the President...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Beavers talks gas tax at town hall meeting

Beavers talks gas tax at town hall meeting

On Thursday, February 16th, State Senator Mae Beavers held a town hall meeting at the Macon County Welcome Center. The purpose of Beavers’ meeti...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Arrest records

Macon County Sheriff’s Dept.Jamie Deshae Chitwood, 26, of 601 Freeman St., Lafayette, was arrested on 2-13 by Gregory and charged with violation...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Arrest made in double murder

Arrest made in double murder

One man was arrested and another is being sought this week in relation to the double homicide that took place in Macon County on Saturday, Feb. 11.An ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Benefit planned for Emma Fleming

A benefit for Emma Fleming will be held on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Westside Elementary School. Emma is the 5 year old daught...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Macon Arts Council to host Fisk Jubilee Singers

Macon Arts Council to host Fisk Jubilee Singers

The Macon County Arts Council is sponsoring a concert by the Fisk Jubilee Singers on Saturday, Feb. 25.The concert, which is free to the public, will ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


FHU names Macon County student to Dean’s List

Freed Hardeman University has released the names of students who made the President’s List and the Dean’s List for Fall 2016. Zoie Birdwel...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Arrest made in double homicide

Arrest made in double homicide

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of an Antioch man for his role in a shooting ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Escaped inmate caught in Westmoreland

Escaped inmate caught in Westmoreland

An inmate who walked off a work detail last week was apprehended a little more than a day later after a long search.On Tuesday, February 7 at approxim...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Two killed in shooting

Two people were killed in a deadly shooting on Saturday in Macon County and the investigation is still ongoing by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigatio...

February 16th, 2017 |