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Lafayette Police Department Announces Retirement of K-9 Officer Leah PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, December 2, 2008

 

 
Lafayette Fleetwood Plant Benefits from Kentucky Plant Closure PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, December 2, 2008
November 25, 2008 – Bill Graves, General Manager of the Fleetwood Homes plant in Lafayette, announced yesterday the closing of Fleetwood’s plant in Benton, Ky. According to Mr. Graves, all production will be shifted from Benton to Fleetwood’s plant in Lafayette, Tenn.
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Chamber of Commerce 2008 Christmas Parade, Dec. 6 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Plans are being finalized for the December 6th Christmas Parade. Floats large and small will adorn the streets of Lafayette.  Antique cars and tractors, horse and buggies, the Shriners, and of course Santa Claus will be part of “Christmas in Paradise”. The parade, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, is always a big hit, so get there early and spend the day in Lafayette, doing business with hometown folks.  

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State Comptroller's Office Declines Request for RBS Audit PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, November 18, 2008

After recently circulated city employee embezzlement rumors led the Red Boiling Springs City Council to vote to contact the State Comptroller’s Office last month to inquire about a city audit, Dennis Dycus, Director of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, Division of Municipal Audit, responded via E-mail to the city’s request.

Dycus’ response, which was presented to the council during its regular Nov. 13th meeting, is as follows:

‘As you already know, the city’s financial affairs are audited by a public accounting firm which contracts through our office to perform said audits. With a staff of only 19 people, I do not have the personnel or financial resources to perform financial audits of local governments in Tennessee. The only types of audits we do perform are those related to fraud, waste and abuse. Unless there is specific evidence of such, I must respectfully decline your request for the reasons stated above.’

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Paul Thompson Receives 'Outstanding Chamber Member of the Year' Award During Annual Banquet PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, November 18, 2008

The Macon County Chamber of Commerce held its annual membership banquet last Tuesday night November 11th at the Sally Wells Building in Lafayette. Alexander Funeral Home was recognized for 100 years of service, and Paul Thompson was selected as outstanding chamber member of the year. 

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