Macon County Chronicle

  • $1,000 in Cash Giveaways During Christmas on the Square!

    $1,000 in Cash Giveaways During Christmas on the Square!

    By: Jessie Williams

    This Saturday, November 17, 2018, you and yours are cordially invited to attend the the highly anticipated holiday event  - Christmas on the Square!

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  • Apartment Building Destroyed

    Apartment Building Destroyed

    By Debbie Gregory

    A call came in around 6:05 a.m. on Saturday morning, October 27, that the Cherry Street Apartment building was on fire. 

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  •  Woman Does Donuts in Yard, Hits Parked Vehicle & Nearly Hits Man

     Woman Does Donuts in Yard, Hits Parked Vehicle & Nearly Hits Man

     By Jessie Williams

    A Kentucky woman was arrested last weekend after striking a vehicle and nearly striking a man while doing donuts in a Wooten Ave. yard. 

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  • New Partial Parallel Taxiway at Lafayette Airport

    New Partial Parallel Taxiway at Lafayette Airport

    By Debbie Gregory

    As Lafayette continues to grow, it’s important that our local airport grows with it.

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  • Search Warrant Executed: Two Arrested

    Search Warrant Executed: Two Arrested

    By Jessie Williams

     Two individuals were arrested on numerous drug charges after the Macon County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant at a residence on Wilmore Hollow last week. 

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  • Domestic Dispute With Injuries

    Domestic Dispute With Injuries

    By Debbie Gregory

    A Red Boiling Springs woman received 22 staples and two stitches following a domestic dispute on October 18th.

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  • Lafayette Man Arrested for Exposing Himself to Gas Station Cashier

    Lafayette Man Arrested for Exposing Himself to Gas Station Cashier

    By Jessie Williams

    A 21-year-old Lafayette man was arrested last weekend for exposing himself to a cashier at a local gas station. 

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  • Fatal Clay County Shooting

    Fatal Clay County Shooting

    TBI Special Agents are working jointly with deputies with the Clay County Sheriff’s Office to determine the circumstances that led to a shooting incident on North Fork Road, in Clay County, on Monday morning, October 29, that left one juvenile dead and two adults injured.

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  • Man on 4-Wheeler Arrested: Faces Drug & Gun Charges

    Man on 4-Wheeler Arrested: Faces Drug & Gun Charges

    By Jessie Williams

    A man operating a four-wheeler on Ellington Drive was arrested September 30, 2018 for possession of a crystal substance, believed to be meth, marijuana and a handgun. 

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  • Clay County Bus Driver Talks About the Tragedy

    Clay County Bus Driver Talks About the Tragedy

    By Debbie Gregory

    Mr. David Williams has been driving a Clay County school bus for 17 years, and while picking up students on a typical Monday morning, he came upon a horrific scene at one of his regular stops on North Fork Road.

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