Join us on Facebook!Follow us on Twitter!

General News
Take Advantage of Sales Tax Holiday Set for Aug. 7-9 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Everyone is always looking for a way to save a little bit of money, and with the economy at the worst down turn since the Great Depression, and the unemployment rate at the highest in 40 years, it is easily understood. The fourth annual Sales Tax three-day holiday, is scheduled for Friday, August 7th through Sunday, August 9th, offering Tennesseans tax breaks on clothing, school and art supplies and computer purchases.
Read more...
 
Ferris Wheels, Funnel Cakes & Family Fun at the Fair, August 3-8 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 21, 2009

The familiar scent of corndogs, funnel cakes and Frito pies, the shrills of children whirling down a spiraling rollercoaster and bright, flashing lights igniting the evening sky are nearly upon us as the 2009 Macon County Fair kicks off on Monday, August 3rd.

Continuing the Macon County Fair tradition of offering a variety of contests, pageants, exhibits and shows, this year’s fair events are jam-packed with entertainment appealing to the entire family.

Read more...
 
Jimmy Wheeley Elected Interim Director of Macon County Schools PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Three candidates, Jimmy Wheeley, Andy Scruggs and David Woods, interviewed for the position of interim director during a special called Board of Education meeting on Monday, July 20, but after a secret vote, Wheeley was selected to fill the position beginning August 1, 2009.
Read more...
 
Wheel Tax to Increase, Meeks Resigns PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
The second and final vote passed to increase the county-wide wheel tax levy from $40 to $50 for motor driven vehicles when the commissioners met in a Legislative Body session on Monday night, July 20th. The $10 increase, from $30 to $40 will also be applied to motorcycles, motor-driven bicycles and scooters, according to the resolution.
Read more...
 
Commission Votes to Replace Macon County Judicial Commissioner PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
The County Commissioners had much business on their plate when they met on Monday night, July 6th including Phil Spears’ resignation as commissioner, wheel tax, cell phones, and soccer leagues’ use of county land.  
But, perhaps no business was larger that addressing concerns of citizens dealings with Judicial Commissioner Ralph Meeks.
Read more...
 
<< Start < Prev 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 Next > End >>

Page 156 of 206