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School Resource Officer Prevents Tragedy

In an act of heroism, School Resource Officer Aaron Shipley prevented a tragedy on Friday afternoon, after he used his patrol vehicle to ram the car of a reckless driver on Sycamore Street, who was speeding down the parade route heading toward Central Elementary, where students, teachers and other spectators were waiting outside to watch…

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Tigers defeat Westmoreland Eagles

In a rival game between two communities separated by about 18 miles, Macon County came away with a victory over the Westmoreland Eagles 20-15. Following possessions by both teams, the Tigers capitalized on an Eagle turnover and scored with 1:43 left in the first period on a Kyle Shockley quarterback sneak. The extra point was…

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Tigers Open Season with Win

In a wild shootout, Macon County came away with an opening season win at East Robertson last Friday night. Following a gifted Indian turnover on the opening kick-off, Luke Gammon hit Gabe Borders with a 28 yard touchdown pass with 7:50 left in the opening period. Bryson Higgins made the PAT and Macon led 7-0.…

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