Macon County Chronicle

  • Mom & Boyfriend Face Drug, Child Abuse Charges

    Mom & Boyfriend Face Drug, Child Abuse Charges

    By Jessie Williams

    A 31-year-old Lafayette mother and her boyfriend were arrested on drug and child abuse charges after officers discovered narcotics, and what is believed to be marijuana, inside their vehicle.

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  • Another Serial Theft Suspect Behind Bars

    Another Serial Theft Suspect Behind Bars

    By Jessie Williams

    Another theft suspect was captured by authorities last week for multiple burglaries and thefts across Macon county.

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  • Macon Woman Arrested at Trousdale Prison

    Macon Woman Arrested at Trousdale Prison

    A Macon County woman was recently arrested for concealing drugs internally and successfully transporting all items into the CCA Trousdale Turner Correctional Center in Hartsville, Tennessee, during visitation at the prison.

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  • Wanted Theft Suspect Captured

    Wanted Theft Suspect Captured

    By Jessie Williams

    Jeffrey Strong, the suspect wanted for multiple thefts in Macon County and numerous other areas in Tennessee and Kentucky, was captured by authorities last week.

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  • Dennis Wolford Honored by House of Representatives

    Dennis Wolford Honored by House of Representatives

    By Debbie Gregory

    On March 30, 2017, the Tennessee House of Representatives adopted Resolution No. 73, commemorating Mr. Dennis Wolford’s receipt of the “Person of the Year” award, he received from the Macon County Chamber of Commerce in 2016.

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  • The Donoho Hotel Turns 103: Come Celebrate With Us!

    The Donoho Hotel Turns 103: Come Celebrate With Us!

    By Debbie Gregory

    The historic Donoho Hotel, in beautiful Red Boiling Springs, turns 103-years-old on Saturday, April 29, 2017.

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  • Wreck at Hwy. 10 Construction Site

    Wreck at Hwy. 10 Construction Site

    By Debbie Gregory

    Emergency personnel and law enforcement were called to the construction zone at the bottom of the Hwy. 10 hill on Wednesday, April 12, where a two vehicle wreck was reported.

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  • Lady Tiger Softball Action

    Lady Tiger Softball Action

    The Lady Tiger softball continues to play a vigorous schedule. This week they faced Upperman and played in a TN Coaches Assn Tournament in Clarksville.

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  • Tri-County Electric Annual Meeting: May 4, 2017

    Tri-County Electric Annual Meeting: May 4, 2017

    It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone, and once again folks are invited to spend a fun filled evening at Tri-County Electric’s Annual Members Meeting which will be held at Gamaliel Elementary School, in Gamaliel, Kentucky, on Thursday, May 4th, 2017, with registration to begin at 5:30 p.m.

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  • RBS Police Interrupt Home Burglary

    RBS Police Interrupt Home Burglary

    By Debbie Gregory


    After receiving a call from a concerned citizen, the Red Boiling Springs Policeman Department interrupted a burglary inside the city limits early Sunday morning, April 2.

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