Macon County Times- RSS Feed http://maconcountytimes.com/ http://maconcountytimes.com/ Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:23:10 EST 1800 Benefits To Work evening seminar http://maconcountytimes.com/news/news-news_education/150019609/Benefits-To-Work-evening-seminar Students in Macon County schools that have disabilities and their parents are encouraged to attend a special event designed to help answer many questions for life after school. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:13:16 EST Mercer recognized for 25 years of service http://maconcountytimes.com/news/announcements-community_news-news/50800027/Mercer-recognized-for-25-years-of-service Sergeant Ashley Mercer was recently recognized by the Department of Safety and Homeland Security for 25 years of service to the Department. Lieutenant Mark Dial (left) congratulates Sergeant Ashley Mercer (right). Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:53:11 EST Macon Bank’s RBS player of the week http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localsports-scholarathlete-sports/50799491/Macon-Banks-RBS-player-of-the-week Macon Bank & Trust's RBS Player of the Week, Justin Bergdorff with Macon Bank's Diana Smith and Coach Kyle Shoulders. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:28:09 EST Living a healthy life http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news-health-news/50777727/Living-a-healthy-life Do you want to feel better, be in control, and do all the things you want to do? Then you need to register for the upcoming Living Well with Chronic Conditions program. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:54:10 EST Eli Vincent Robinette http://maconcountytimes.com/news/births/50781656/Eli-Vincent-Robinette Miranda and John Robinette, of Lafayette, would like to announce the birth of their son, Eli Vincent Robinette. Eli was born on Sept. 16, 2014, at UMC in Lebanon, weighing 7lbs 12oz and 18 inches long. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:08:08 EST Adykus Lee Cox http://maconcountytimes.com/news/births/50779517/Adykus-Lee-Cox Jennia Wilson and Robert Cox of Dowelltow, TN, would like to announce the birth of their son, Adykus Lee Cox. Adykus was born on Sept. 17, 2014, at UMC in Lebanon, weighing 7lbs 13.7oz and 18 1/4 inches long. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:06:10 EST Red Boiling Springs 2014 homecoming http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news-localsports-sports/50806676/Red-Boiling-Springs-2014-homecoming Red Boiling Springs High School presented their Homecoming Court on September 26, 2014. Jenna Meador was crowned Homecoming Queen. Alexis Oullette was crowned Football Sweetheart. Other members of the court were freshman attendant Hailey Berry,... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:41:14 EST Macon Bank’s RBS player of week http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localsports1-scholarathlete-sports/50799357/Macon-Banks-RBS-player-of-week Macon Bank & Trust's RBS Player of the Week is Josh Tirjan, pictured with Coach Kyle Shoulders and Macon Bank's Natalie McKinney. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:46:10 EST Westmoreland mule rodeo http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/50699049/Westmoreland-mule-rodeo Westmoreland Mule Days Mule Queen Katie Moss.Cowboys competed to ride a bucking mule the longest at the Westmoreland Mule Rodeo on September 18. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:11:11 EST MCGH volunteers raise funds for Goad family http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news-home_top-news/50801757/MCGH-volunteers-raise-funds-for-Goad-family Macon County General Hospital hosted a cookout last Friday, September 26, 2014 to benefit the Easton Goad family. Baby Easton was diagnosed with liver cancer in August of this year. Hospital employees volunteered and the money raised will be presented... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:05:14 EST Macon County Soccer League fall 2014 season http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news-localsports-sports/50799123/Macon-County-Soccer-League-fall-2014-season Thanks to everyone who came out and enjoyed the day. We would like to remind all the coaches to please fill out their publicity reports online by using the QR code reader on your smart phone or by going to the following website:... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:08:09 EST TN State Fair Reserve Champion market lamb http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news-news-news_agricultural-news_education/50792386/TN-State-Fair-Reserve-Champion-market-lamb Luci Allen of Lafayette, TN was recently named Reserve Champion in the Market lamb show at the Tennessee State Fair. Luci is a sophomore at Macon County High School where she is involved in 4-H and FFA. Her entry in the Black Face cross lambs weighed... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:42:08 EST Regional champion land judging team http://maconcountytimes.com/news/community_news-news-news_agricultural-news_education/50792363/Regional-champion-land-judging-team The Macon County 4-H Land Judging teams made up of individuals pictured were named Regional Champions during the event that took place at the Highland Rim Experiment Farm in Springfield, TN. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:37:09 EST RBS Basketball Coach Larry White retires http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-localsports-sports/50807300/RBS-Basketball-Coach-Larry-White-retires Friends and family gathered at the Donoho Hotel on Sunday afternoon to honor the long and successful career of Red Boiling Springs girls basketball Coach Larry White. “I've had three teams go to the state tournament,” White said,... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:07:09 EST MCHS volleyball defeats district opponent http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localsports-sports/50803982/MCHS-volleyball-defeats-district-opponent The MCHS volleyball team played Central Magnet Thursday, September 25 and defeated its district opponent.Scores:Set 1: Macon- 23, Central- 25Set 2: Macon- 25, Central- 19Set 3: Macon- 25, Central- 11 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:11:06 EST Fatality on New Harmony Road http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-news/50801560/Fatality-on-New-Harmony-Road A 30-year-old Bethpage man is dead from a one-car accident on New Harmony Road that occurred Sunday evening, September 28. According to Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Justin Mote, Antonio Hernandez was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier northbound on... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:31:09 EST Bulldog versus Bulldog http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-localsports-sports/50807008/Bulldog-versus-Bulldog Whether it was the heated rivalry, displayed mostly by the Celina Bulldogs, or the sheer physicality with which the Red Boiling Springs Bulldogs played, the September 26th game against Clay County was exciting enough to keep most of the fans on their... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:55:09 EST MCHS boys golf places 4th in state http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-localsports-sports/50792208/MCHS-boys-golf-places-4th-in-state The Macon County High School boys golf team finished fourth in the state at the TSSAA Class A-AA State Tournament at WillowBrook Golf Club in Manchester on Wednesday, September 24. With a score of 641 (+65), Macon County beat out four other... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:48:10 EST Man flees the scene http://maconcountytimes.com/news/home_top-news/50801602/Man-flees-the-scene A 29-year-old man fled the scene of a one car accident on Oakdale Road on Sunday, September 28. Corey Woods was driving a 2011 Kia Sportage and traveling northbound on Oakdale Rd when he apparently went off the roadway, struck a brick mailbox and then... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:19:10 EST MCHS girls soccer http://maconcountytimes.com/news/localsports-sports/50800310/MCHS-girls-soccer The Macon County High School girls soccer team played last Thursday, September 25 against Dekalb County at home. Though they played hard, the girls came up short. Final score Dekalb 2, Macon 0. For more photos of the game, visit... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:04:16 EST