Human Interest

Rotary Club
Shelly Saxton presented the Rotary Program on the Challenge Coin business they have developed and brought into the Macon Area. SS) Challenge Coins...


Recipe Box
1941 Pecan Pie 1 tablespoon butter 1-2 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 cup dark syrup 1 cup nuts 1 teaspoon vanilla 1-2 teaspoon milk Raw pastry Cream...


Macon Electric Foundation Awards Grant to Macon Rural Fire Department
The Macon Electric Foundation awarded a community grant to the Macon Rural Fire Department. The department received $500 to help purchase an...


AARP Gives Donation
The Longbranch Area of AARP Chapter 5450 held a bake sale in front of the Macon Walmart on Saturday, May 12. Proceeds from the bake sale were to...


Healthy Living Step No. 1: Take stock.
Your first step toward healthy living is to get a handle on your health status right now. Here's your to-do list: Make appointments with your...


Women and strength training: what to know
Strength training should be an important part of women's workout regimens. Despite this, the National Center for Health Statistics says only about...


Oaths Administered
Photo One: (left to right) Eugene Wood, Jeff Roberts, and Charles Spencer are pictured reciting the oath of office for the Macon County Enhanced...


Loch Haven Annual Cookout
Loch Haven Senior Living Community celebrated National Nursing Home Week with a cookout for residents, their friends and families on Thursday, May...


Work Experience Co-op Program
This is the third year that we have been able to work with Loch Haven as our host business for the Work Experience Co-op program! We had 7 students...


Macon Electric Foundation Awards Eight $500 Scholarships to...
Macon Electric Cooperative supports continuing education through the Macon Electric Foundation scholarship program each year. Graduating high school seniors in MEC’s...
P.E.O. Founder’s Day Held in Macon
A dinner and party honoring the founders of P.E.O. was held in Macon recently. Chapter BZ & Chapter BF hosted the event. A wonderful banquet catered by C & R Supermarket...
MARCH HARES PARTY 2018 – 100 YEARS
On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, several Macon County ladies sharing March birthdays celebrate their birthday. 9 young ladies started the origin of...


To the Macon R-I Board of Education and the community of Macon at...
May 1, 2018 For weeks, I have followed the growing controversy of annexing a portion of the Shelby County R-IV School District to the Macon R-I...


To the Editor
Memorial Day is the day Americans set aside to honor those brave men and women who met tragic ends during times of war. We must use this day to...


Jobson Receives Scholarship
Olivia Jobson, Junior Member of Green Hills American Legion Auxiliary Unit 57 received one of the five Girls State Delegates scholarships Unit 57...