Thursday, September 16, 2021
A Bethpage man was charged with sexual battery after he allegedly had incidents with multiple females last weekend.
A Fairlane Elementary School first grade teacher brought concerns about the school’s recent battle with COVID-19 to the Macon County School Board meeting on Sept. 7.
A Lafayette woman was recently taken into custody after an alleged incident involving a teenager and who was going to do the dishes.
After almost two years of anticipation, Macon County 4-Hers gathered with more 300 4-H members from across the state at the 74th Tennessee 4-H Congress.
Macon County Sheriff’s DepartmentPhillip L. Stevens, Jr., 22, the 1600 block of Pleasant Valley Road, Hartsville, charged with aggravated assault, domestic violence, aggravated burglary, harassment and criminal trespassing on Sept. 7 by Officer Jacob McClard.
Thursday, September 09, 2021
A Westmoreland man who is an inmate in the Macon County Jail earned an additional charge after he allegedly struck another inmate recently.
Thanks to a grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation, the Lafayette Municipal Airport will be receiving $4.5 million from the state for needed upgrades to the facility.
A fugitive from justice from Hartsville turned himself in to the Macon County Sheriff’s Department on Aug. 30.
Macon County Sheriff’s DepartmentPamela Kay Vazquez, 52, the 500 block of Pointe Lane, Hartsville, charged with violation of probation on Sept. 2 by Officer William Tuck.
The 2021 Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP) application period has been set for Oct. 1-7.
The Macon County School Board discussed purchasing property for the new elementary school at its work session last Thursday night.
Wednesday, September 08, 2021
With the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks coming up, a Hartsville couple is organizing a unique event to honor local first responders.
Thursday, September 02, 2021
Macon County Sheriff’s DepartmentTim Jones, 24, the 6500 block of Gamaliel Road, Red Boiling Springs, charged with violation of implied consent law, driving under the influence, financial responsibility violation and violation of light law on Aug. 25 by Officer Jordan Davis.
The board of directors for North Central Telephone Cooperative, Inc., (NCTC) voted to distribute capital credits to members for the first time since 2006.
Six people have been arrested while one more remains at large and three more persons of interest are scheduled to be interviewed this week regarding the use of a stolen gas card used at several businesses in the Lafayette area.
The spillage of growth from Metro Nashville has made its way to Macon County.
A Lafayette woman faces multiple charges after she allegedly backhanded a 12-year-old girl.
With the growth that appears to be inevitable coming into Macon and surrounding counties, the biggest question now becomes how to accommodate and manage that growth the right way.
FRANKLIN — The Macon County Times received five Tennessee Press Association (TPA) State Press Awards last Friday at the TPA contests awards luncheon, which was held at the Franklin Cool Springs Marriott Hotel.
The Tennessee 4-H Roundup and All-Star Conference was held recently at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana communities beginning the huge task of clearing debris and repairing the damage inflicted by Hurricane Ida are facing the dispiriting prospect of weeks without electricity in the oppressive, late-summer heat.
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Lafayette native Barry Marshall was recently appointed as a Macon County commissioner, representing District 5.
A Red Boiling Springs man was arrested on Friday morning and has been charged with murdering his wife.