Macon County Chronicle

  • Two Killed in Monday Crash

    Two Killed in Monday Crash

    The Tennessee Highway Patrol investigated a two-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 52 West, at the North Lambert Road intersection, on Monday afternoon, October 23. As of press time, one was confirmed dead. We have since learned that a second individual has also passed away from his injuries.

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  • LPD Seizes Gun With Illegal Silencer, Meth

    LPD Seizes Gun With Illegal Silencer, Meth

    By Debbie Gregory
    The Lafayette Police Department seized a gun with an illegal silencer and a small bag of methamphetamine, during a routine traffic stop for a light law violation.

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  • Walmart Theft: Sushi, Air Rifle & Digital Scale

    Walmart Theft: Sushi, Air Rifle & Digital Scale

    By Jessie Williams
    A 24-year-old Red Boiling Springs man was arrested on October 30, after causing a scene at Walmart and admitting to theft.

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  • Three Jail Escapees Back Behind Bars

    Three Jail Escapees Back Behind Bars

    By Jessie Williams

    Three inmates that made headlines last week for escaping from the Macon County Jail, are back behind bars.

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  • Mark Your Calendars for Christmas on the Square, Dec. 8

    Mark Your Calendars for Christmas on the Square, Dec. 8

    Mark your calendars for a day of holiday, family fun at this year’s Christmas on the Square event scheduled for Friday, December 8, 2017.

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  • Disoriented Pedestrian Found Packing Drugs, Loaded Gun

    Disoriented Pedestrian Found Packing Drugs, Loaded Gun

    By Jessie Williams
    A Red Boiling Springs man was arrested on Wednesday, November 15, after reports came into the Macon County Sheriffs Department regarding a disoriented subject walking on the shoulder of Highway 52 West.

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  • Woman Arrested for Stalking, Running Female Courthouse Employee Off Road

    Woman Arrested for Stalking, Running Female Courthouse Employee Off Road

    Katrina Katherine Jordan, age 42, of Lafayette, was arrested last week for stalking and reckless endangerment after threatening a woman and running her off the road.

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  • Vehicle Smashes Through Window of Recharge Fitness

    Vehicle Smashes Through Window of Recharge Fitness

    At approximately 1 a.m. on Sunday, November 5, an older model Xterra SUV smashed through the window of Recharge Fitness on Scottsville Road in Lafayette.

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  • Allegations Fly at RBS City Hall: City Employee's Wife Arrested

    Allegations Fly at RBS City Hall: City Employee's Wife Arrested

    A Red Boiling Springs city employee’s wife was arrested on Monday, October 17, after allegedly threatening another city employee she suspected her husband of having an inappropriate relationship with.

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  • Macon County's First Liquor Store Opens

    Macon County's First Liquor Store Opens

    By Debbie Gregory
    Opening this week in Red Boiling Springs is Macon County’s first liquor store, RBS Wine and Liquor, located at 711 Lafayette Road.

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