Macon County Chronicle

  • School Board Meets for June Work Session

    By Mark Darnell

    The Macon County School Board met on June 2nd at 6 pm at the Central Office. It was the regularly scheduled June work session.

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  • Wanted Men Found Hiding Under Residence

    Wanted Men Found Hiding Under Residence

    By Jessie Williams

    Two wanted, Lafayette men were arrested last week after officers found them hiding under a residence with a baggie containing methamphetamine. 

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  • Lafayette Merchants Car Show on the Square This Saturday!

    Lafayette Merchants Car Show on the Square This Saturday!

    Put on a pair of comfortable shoes and head out to the annual Lafayette Merchants Car Show on the Square this Saturday June 4, 2022, from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. in Lafayette.

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  • Wanted Felon Apprehended

    Wanted Felon Apprehended

    By Jessie Williams

    A 30-year-old wanted felon was apprehended by Macon County law enforcement last week.

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  • Larry White resigns at Macon County

    Larry White resigns at Macon County

    By Mark Darnell

    Macon County High School girls basketball coach Larry White announced at a press conference today that he would be resigning, announcing his retirement. White has been coaching basketball for 42 years.

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  • Traffic Stop Leads to Spivey St. Arrest in RBS

    Traffic Stop Leads to Spivey St. Arrest in RBS

    By Jessie Williams 

    A traffic stop led to the discovery of approximately 6.8 grams of methamphetamine at a residence in Red Boiling Springs that law enforcement says has been a source of community concern.

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  • Officers Capture KY Man Wanted for Incest With Minor

    Officers Capture KY Man Wanted for Incest With Minor

    By Jessie Williams

    On Friday, May 20, officers with the Macon County Sheriffs Department captured a man wanted out of Logan County, Kentucky, on the charges of Sodomy in the First Degree and Incest with a Minor. 

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  • Macon County’s Oldest School Bus Driver Retires

    Macon County’s Oldest School Bus Driver Retires

     By Debbie Gregory

    As the school year quickly winds down, Macon County’s oldest bus driver, 85-year-old Hollis Harrison, is preparing to retire.

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  • Gun & Drugs Found Inside Woman After Arrest

    Gun & Drugs Found Inside Woman After Arrest

    By Jessie Williams 

    A Red Boiling Springs woman is behind bars following a traffic stop and arrest that revealed she was concealing a gun, meth and marijuana inside her body.

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