Macon County Chronicle

  • House Fire on Cross Lanes Road

    House Fire on Cross Lanes Road

    By Debbie Gregory

    The Lafayette Fire Department was notified that a house was on fire at 1371 Cross Lanes Road, after a neighbor spotted smoke and called 911 on Tuesday morning, June 27.

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  • Flex to Expand Facility, Hire 30 New Employees

    Flex to Expand Facility, Hire 30 New Employees

    By Jessie Williams

    Flex Technologies, located on Brattontown Circle in Lafayette, recently announced plans to expand its facility and hire 30 additional employees. 

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  • New Pharmacy Coming!

    New Pharmacy Coming!

    By Mark Darnell

    It was announced this week that Lafayette will have its first independently owned pharmacy in a number or years. They hope to be bringing back a true community pharmacy with fast friendly service and a true family atmosphere. 

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  • Missing Man Found Dead

    Missing Man Found Dead

    By Debbie Gregory

    The Lafayette Police Department said that the dead body of a Gallatin man, reported missing from Lafayette in June, was found on Price Lane on July 15.

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  • LPD Traffic Stop: Two Arrested

    LPD Traffic Stop: Two Arrested

    By Debbie Gregory

    The Lafayette Police Department arrested two people on drug charges after a traffic stop for an expired vehicle registration on June 25.

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  • RBS Responds to Chronicle's Document Request Regarding Chief's Termination

    RBS Responds to Chronicle's Document Request Regarding Chief's Termination

     By Jessie Williams

    The City of Red Boiling Springs recently responded to the Macon County Chronicle’s request for documents pertaining to former Chief of Police Terry Tuck’s termination during the city council’s regular July meeting.

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  • Suspected Local Drug Dealer Arrested

    Suspected Local Drug Dealer Arrested

    By Jessie Williams

    Macon County Sheriff Department deputies seized approximately 85 grams of meth and over $17,000 in cash early Monday morning during a routine traffic stop.

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  • Man Arrested Twice in Two Days for Same Crime

    Man Arrested Twice in Two Days for Same Crime

    By Jessie Williams

    A Lafayette man was recently arrested twice, in two days, for the same crime.

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  • RBS Police Chief Terminated

    RBS Police Chief Terminated

    By Jessie Williams

    After 24 years on the job, Red Boiling Springs Chief of Police Terry Tuck has been terminated.

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  • Criminal Court to Convene This Week

    Criminal Court to Convene This Week

    By Debbie Gregory

    Criminal Court will convene this week on Friday, July 14, at the Macon County Justice Center  at 9 a.m. with the Honorable Judge Brody Kane presiding.

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