- Westside students dress like and give presentations on “Famous Tennesseans” such as Minnie Pearl, Dolly Parton, Andrew Johnson, and Johnny Cash.
- Haley Blankenship, a 2015 graduate of MCHS, with her service dog Tosha, came to visit some students at Lafayette Elementary recently. The students studied a story about a service dog, from the time it was born until it was placed with someone who needed its service.
- Soloman’s Travelers visit L.B.J. & C.
- Macon County bands hold a Christmas concert.
Two Macon County residents are part of the “Tennessee Twenty” which won $420.9 million in the lottery. Amy O’Neal and Steve Huffman, both of Macon County, are a part of the group that is now referring to themselves as the “Tennessee 20” after they claimed their winnings on Wednesday in Nashville.
North Central Security Services holds a telethon to benefit victims of the Smoky Mountain Wildfires. The telethon raised over $31,000 to go to the victims of the fires in the Smokey Mountains. Pictured left to right: Tonia Butler, Carolyn Smith, Doug Haehl, Dolly Parton, Linda McDonald and Ronnie Mowell.