Macon County Chronicle

  • Masters & Morgan Charged in Macon County

    Masters & Morgan Charged in Macon County

    By Jessie Williams

    Thirty-five-year-old Cecil Masters and his girlfriend, Mindy Morgan, were detained by local authorities last Thursday after a Macon County Grand Jury issued sealed indictments for their arrests. 

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  • 63rd Annual Antique Car Show at the Thomas House Hotel, Sept. 7!

    63rd Annual Antique Car Show at the Thomas House Hotel, Sept. 7!

    By: Jessie Williams

    The 623rd Annual Middle Tennessee Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America (Mid-TN AACA) Fall Meet Antique Car Show will be held Saturday, September 7, at the historic Thomas House Hotel in Red Boiling Springs - the perfect setting for a trip down memory lane with its antique treasures, timeless character and community history. 

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  • Police Chase Ends on Cold Springs Rd.

    Police Chase Ends on Cold Springs Rd.

    By Jessie Williams

    A Westmoreland man is being held on $43,000 bond after nearly running over two officers during a routine traffic stop, evading authorities, smashing into a patrol car, and being in possession of a gun and drugs. 

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  • Man Linked to at Least Four Farm Thefts

    Man Linked to at Least Four Farm Thefts

    By Jessie Williams

    A Lafayette man was arrested last week for his alleged involvement in at least four farm property thefts throughout Macon County. 

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  • School Burglary Suspects Surrender

    School Burglary Suspects Surrender

    By Jessie Williams

    Two suspects accused of breaking into a Macon County school and stealing an AR-15 have surrendered to authorities.

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  • Approx. 32 Grams of Meth Within 20 Feet of School

    Approx. 32 Grams of Meth Within 20 Feet of School

    By Jessie Williams

    A 51-year-old Red Boiling Springs woman is being held on $67,000 bond after authorities seized approximately 32 grams of meth from her Landy Lane residence. 

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  • Magic Marker Leads to Drug Arrest

    Magic Marker Leads to Drug Arrest

    By Debbie Gregory

    A Lafayette man was arrested on multiple charges, after a LPD officer noticed a vehicle traveling in the Walmart parking lot, where the 2019 sticker had been written on with a magic marker.

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  • 26th Annual Makin' Macon Fit Family Fitness Festival, Sept. 7

    26th Annual Makin' Macon Fit Family Fitness Festival, Sept. 7

    Put on a pair of jogging shorts, lace up your favorite tennis shoes and head on out to the 26th annual Makin’ Macon Fit Family Fitness Festival on Saturday, September 7th, at Macon County Junior High School with festivities to kick off at 7 a.m.

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  • Four RBS Officers Resign

    Four RBS Officers Resign

    By Debbie Gregory

    Four police officers have resigned in Red Boiling Springs, leaving only Interim Chief Jeff Gentry on the force.

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  • Three Counts of Child Abuse: Children Test Positive for Methamphetamine

    Three Counts of Child Abuse: Children Test Positive for Methamphetamine

    By Jessie Williams 

    A Red Boiling Springs couple is behind bars after three young children that resided with them all tested positive for high levels of methamphetamine. 

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