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FHS Prom 2015

Students at Franklin High School danced the night away Saturday at their 2015 Senior Prom.

This year’s prom theme was “Fishing in the Dark,” and it was held at Bloemsma Barn.

Before dining at local restaurants, the teens took photos along Franklin’s Main Street.

Students cast their votes for the 2015 Prom Queen and King, and just before midnight, Brittany Watson and Trey Maslin were crowed this year’s Prom Royalty.

 

County officially applies for $2.9 million loan for school renovations

A state loan weighing in just shy of $3 million is one step closer to being secured for Macon County Schools. Tuesday night, County Manager Derek Roland informed the board of commissioners that the $2.9 million QZAB (Qualified Zone Academy Bonds) loan needed to repair Union Academy and Highlands School is moving forward.

After concerns surrounding collateral for the loan and the required in-kind match, Roland informed the board that those issues were resolved and the project is moving forward. Commissioners voted to send the QZAB application on to the Local Government Commission for consideration.

Local law enforcement to hold 2nd annual Buckle Up, Baby! event this weekend

Just days after bringing a child into the world, you strap them up and put them in a car seat for the journey home. Whether it is your first child or your fifth, making sure you are up-to-date and educated an proper car seat safety will be one of the first responsibilities you have to your newborn.

Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car accidents. According to the Center for Disease Control, more than 650 children ages 12 years and younger died as occupants in motor vehicle crashes, and more than 148,000 were injured in 2011.

Finding your “zen” during Macon County’s public heath month

Last week, in honor of National Public Health Week, the Macon County Board of Commissioners signed a resolution proclaiming April as Public Health Month in Macon County.

The resolution, which was presented to the board by the health department, encourages families in the community to get active. "We call upon the people of Macon County, NC to observe this by helping our families, friends, neighbors, co-workers and leaders better understand the value of public health and adopt preventive lifestyles habits in light of this year's theme, "Public Health: Start Here.""

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Arrest Report

Editor’s Note: Please keep in mind that all subjects listed in the Arrest Report are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, in a fair trial before a jury of their peers.

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Police Department, and Jackson County Sheriff’s Department made the following arrests Dec. 19 - Jan . 5. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Macon County Sheriff’s Department

December 19

Jessica Shanae Phillips, 32, of Hwy 19, Topton, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to, abuse disable/elderly inflicting serious injury, assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. A secured bond of $300,000 was set. Cody Mitchell made the arrest.

December 22

Charles Preston Hancock 60, of Up The Creek Rd., was charged with simple assault, child abuse (non-assaultive). No bond was set. C.A. Bryson made the arrest.

Tabatha Kate Bambino, 24, of Up The Creek Rd., was charged with simple assault, child abuse (non-assaultive). No bond was set. C.A. Bryson made the arrest.

Elizabeth Ashley Watkins, 27, of Hayes Mill Rd., was charged with fraud-obtaining money/property by false pretense. An unsecured bond of $1,000 was set. Ryan Angel made the arrest.

Holly Michelle Smith, 27, of Summertime Hill, was charged with parole and probation violations. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Ryan Angel made the arrest.

December 23

Timothy Leroy-William Tilley Sr., 49, of Setzer Branch Rd., was charged with failure to pay child support. A bond of $10,222 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

December 24

Shanna Marquis Sanders, 28, of Shady Cove Ln., was charged with criminal damage to property (personal property), criminal damage to property (real property), malicious conduct by prisoner. A secure bond of $11,000 was set. Cody Mitchell made the arrest.

December 25

Joshua Lawrence Burr, 33, of Walnut Creek Rd., was charged with domestic violence protection order violation, No bond was set. Adam L. Crawford made the arrest.

December 26

William Randolph Ledford, 41, of Ruth Ledford Rd., was charged with simple physical assault, criminal damage to property (vandalism). A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Jonathan Phillips made the arrest.

December 27

Michael Jay Wynn, 19, of Buddy Ln., was charged with failure to appear-consume alcohol by 19/20 year old. A secured bond of $500 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Malcolm Pecor, 42, of Estes Dr., Genva, Fla., was charged with simple assault, contribute to delinquency of a minor. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Blake A. Buchanan made the arrest.

Willie Watts, 40, of Horseshoe Ridge Rd., was charged with breaking or entering, injury to real property. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Teresa Henry Roquemore, 35, of Tessentee Rd., was charged with failure to appear on school attendance law violation. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr.. made the arrest.

December 28

Tony Israel McCall, 45, of St. Johns Church Rd., was charged with DWI, possess open container. An unsecured bond of $1,000 was set. Blake A. Buchanan made the arrest.

December 29

Nancy Allene Wolfe, 60, of George Dr., was charged with FTAcriminal summons or citation. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Kimberly Osborne made the arrest.

December 31

Travis Edward Brown, 37, of Vengeance Creek Rd., Marble, was charged with injury to real property, burglary, larceny after breaking/ entering. A secured bond of $500,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

January 1

Jaquelyn Marie Marshall, 25, of Marshall Cove Rd., was charged with obtaining property by false pretense. An unsecured bond of $5,000 was set. David Blanton made the arrest.

Travis James Gregg, 37, of Tessentee Rd., was charged with burglary/fugitive warrant. A secured bond of $50,000 was set. Blake A. Buchanan made the arrest.

January 2

Shanna Marquis Sanders, 28, of Shady Cove Rd., was charged with contempt of court, perjury, court violations. No bond was set. Kenneth J. Adams made the arrest.

January 3

Waylon Lee Hardegree, 20, of Rosemont Dr., was charged with simple assault. No bond was set. Kenneth J. Adams made the arrest.

Robert Lewis Cowart, 46, of Sprinkle Rd., was charged with simple assault. An unsecured bond of $1,000 was set. Kimberly Osborne made the arrest.

Bruce Lee Ramey, 18, of West Ridge Rd., Sylva, was charged with contempt of court, perjury, court violations. No bond was set. Kenneth J. Adams made the arrest.

January 4

Billy Wayne Heaton, 38, of Coweeta Lake Circle, was charged with driving while intoxicated, speeding, flee/elude arrest with a motor vehicle. A secured bond of $15,000 was set. Patrick Merritt made the arrest.

January 5

Kyle Benjamin Cabe, 16, of Georgia Rd., was charged with possession of a stolen motor vehicle. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Jonathan Phillips made the arrest.

Franklin Police Department

December 29

Zachary Everette Zimmerman, 18, of Collins Ln., was charged with resisting a public officer, criminal damage to property (vandalism), criminal damage to property (vandalism). A secured bond of $750 was set. Jonathan C. Bean made the arrest.

Chanel Dawn Massagee, 36, of Gilcrest Dr., was charged with probation violations. An unsecured bond of $1,000 was set. Jonathan C. Bean made the arrest.

Michael Clifford Hamlin, 36, of South Skeenah Rd., was charged with communicating threats, injury to property. No bond was set. Jonathan C. Bean made the arrest.

Charles Benson Grindstaff, 63, no address given, was charged with trespassing. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Tony E. Ashe made the arrest.

December 30

Benjamin Blakely, 29, of White Pine Circle, was charged with assault on a female. No bond was set. Tracy L. Chastain made the arrest.

December 31

Stephen Jay Finnell, 50, of Oakwood Ln., was charged with DWI-Alcohol and/or drugs, hit and run serious injury. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Paul J. Bourcq made the arrest.

January 2

Kyle J. Hanson, 19, of Green St., was charged with trespassing. An unsecured bond of $2,000 was set. Kevin J. Breedlove made the arrest.

January 3

Christopher Adam Jones, 31, of Wallace Circle, was charged with possession schedule II/methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Jonathan C. Bean made the arrest.

Jeffrey Bundy, 49, of Gaston St., was charged with assault on a handicapped person. No bond was set. Kevin J. Breedlove made the arrest.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

December 22

Dustin Lyle Jones, 32, of Milford Lane, was charged with conspiracy to commit breaking and entering, larceny, and breaking and entering. A secured bond of $20,000 was set. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

Christopher Steven Worrell, 26, of Chestnut Tree, was charged with failure to appear - resist, obstruct, delay and drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Rollie L. James III made the arrest.

John Preston Rickman, 27, of Likawanna Drive, was charged with failure to appear - assault on a female. A secured bond of $1,500 was set. James L. Clawson made the arrest.

Bryan Steven Squirrel, 20, of Tooni Branch Rd., was charged with misdemeanor probation violation, fictitious information to an officer and driving while license revoked. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

Clydie Ann Long, 28, of Carol Beck Ln., was charged with resisting a public officer, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to manufacture/sell/distribute a schedule II controlled substance. A secured bond of $15,000 was set. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

Danielle Davina Hicks, 28, of Union Hill Rd., was charged with possession of stolen goods and obtaining property by false pretense. A secured bond of $6,000 was set. Andrew J. Parker made the arrest.

John Alfred Parker, 52, of Thomas Vally Rd., was charged with communicating threats.

December 23

Amanda Gayle Carpenter, 23, of Moss Apartments, was charged with simple assault. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Brandon E. Elders made the arrest.

Kimberly Anne Brock Shook, 44, of Potts Community Rd., was charged with open container and DWI. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

December 24

Marisa Dawn McCarthy, 49, of Wishing Stone Ln., was charged with simple physical assault. No bond was set. Williams M. Hawkins made the arrest.

Mike Alexander Green, 34, of Licklog Rd., was charged with assault on a female and domestic criminal tresspass. No bond was set. Johnathan H. Jones made the arrest.

Rickenna Dwan McCoy, 25, of Iva Lee Dr., was charged with possession of marijuana paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 oz., possession of a schedule II controlled substance and possession of a stolen vehicle. A secured bond was set. Daniel B. Wellmon made the arrest.

Robin Denada Mahan, 22, of Charlie Johnson Rd, was charged with license plate frame/cover violation, driving while license revoked, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine and possession of a stolen vehicle. A secured bond was set. Daniel B. Wellmon made the arrest.

December 25

Mary Elizabeth Simonds, 22, of Mexican Dr., was charged with tresspassing and simple physical assault. A secured bond was set. Daniel B. Wellmon made the arrest.

Kyle Everett Huskey, 20, of Old 4 Rd., was charged with comtempt of court, perjury, court violations and resisting a public officer. A written promise of $1,000 was set. Kyle P. Efird made the arrest.

December 26

William Charles Allen, 32, of Waycross Way, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon. An unsecured bond of $1,000 was set. Dwight D. McMahan made the arrest.

December 27

Cinda Gay Sherrill, 56, of Thomas Cove Rd., was charged with resist, obstruct and delay and driving while impaired. A written promise was set. Tyson W. Crawford made the arrest.

December 28

Lakisha Nicole Walkingstick, 20, of Cope Creek Rd., was charged with failure to appear - driving while license revoked not impaired revokation. A secured bond of $1,000. Andrew J. Parker made the arrest.

December 29

Daniel Paul Nunnaley, 39, of Pilot Knob Rd., was charged with tresspassing - DV. No bond was set. Dwight D. McMahan made the arrest.

Joseph Thomas Wright, 22, of Witch Hazel Dr., was charged with larceny after breaking and entering and forcible breaking and entering. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Kenneth D. Woodring made the arrest.

Alfredo Juarez Gonzalez, 30, of Windchime Ln., was charged with failure to appear - no operators license and assault on a female. No bond was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.

Felipe Morales Meneses, 27, of Swiss Lane, was charged with failure to appear - driving left on center, no operators license. A secured bond of $500 was set. Ernest A. Scherman, III made the arrest.

December 30

Jordan Dakota Johnson, 23, of Cottage Row, was charged with communicating threats and assault on a female. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Michael R. Brooks made the arrest.

Billy Joe Smith, 20, of Ensley Rd., was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Brandon D. Hooper made the arrest.

Jessica Myraah McCoy, 20, of Furman Smith Rd., was charged with misdemeanor probation violation out of county, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Brandon D. Hooper made the arrest.

Donny Shane Moore, 38, of Hwy 74 E., was charged with fraud - obtaining money/property by false pretense. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Sean K. Bryson made the arrest.

December 31

Krystal Cheri Hoffman, 24, of Hard Times Rd., was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

Clay Silas-Tanner Jones, 22, of Barkers Creek Rd., was charged with assault on a female. No bond was set. Stephen B. Watson made the arrest.

Larissa Renee Armachain, 29, of Clement Cucumber Rd, was charged with failure to appear - fail to secure a passenger under 16, driving while license revoked. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Tyson W. Crawford made the arrest.

January 1

Johnny Khounphachansy, 34, of Castlebrooke Dr., was charged with carrying a concealed gun, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 oz. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

Hung Duong Thi Kim, 33, of Castlebrook Dr., was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 oz, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $20,000 was set. Samuel G. Page made the arrest.

Samuel Wayne Ramey, 25, of Allens Branch Rd., was charged with breaking and entering. A written promise was set. Tyson W. Crawford made the arrest.

January 2

Samuel Steven Lambert, 56, of Draggin Canoe Rd., was charged with failure to appear - possession of drug paraphernalia, simple possession of a schedule IV controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $12,000 was set. Andrew J. Parker made the arrest.

Colin Alexander Reager, 20, of Chase Lane, was charged with simple physical assault. A written promise was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

William Dean McLean, 23, of Hemlock Haven, was charged with simple physical assault. A written promise was set. Andrew J. Parker made the arrest.

Kaitlyn Ann Reyor, 19, of Happy Ridge Rd., was charged with failure to appear - misdemeanor larceny. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. David A. Lovedahl made the arrest.

January 3

Eugene A. Langley, 47, of Heady Mtn. Rd., was charged with assault inflicting serious injury. No bond was set. Daniel B. Wellmon made the arrest.

Danny Brice Fowler, 26, of Castle rock Circle, was charged with domestic violence protective order violation. No bond was set. Michael R. Brooks made the arrest.

April Fancea Bradley, 41, of Shadack Lane, was charged with probation violation. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Michael R. Brooks made the arrest.

Samuel Kaylen Bostic, 57, of Monteith Branch Rd., was charged with resisting a public officer, assault or affray on emergency personnel, assault inflicting physical injury on emergency personnel. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Kyle P. Efird made the arrest.


 

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Police Department or Jackson County Sheriff’s Department made the following arrests Dec. 11 - Dec. 21. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Macon County Sheriff’s Department

December 11

James Brooks Ramsey, 19, of Iotla Valley Park Road, was charged with violation of disposal of dead domesticated animals. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Kimberly Osborne made the arrest.

December 13

Tiffany Dawn Cullins, 24, of Morrison Church Road, was charged with failure to appear in court. A secured bond of $4,000 was set. Lynn Dulakis made the arrest.

December 14

Dennis Wayne Sturgis, 32, Oak Knob Drive, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, assault and battery, assault with a deadly weapon with a minor present. A secured bond of $30,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

December 15

Ivry Jane Tallent, 16, of Bryson City Road, was charged with possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $1,250 was set. Troy Burt made the arrest.

December 16

Amanda Faye Carrington, 34, of Chickamanda, Ga., was charged with felony larceny. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Adam Crawford made the arrest.

December 17

Kyle Cabe, 16, of Georgia Road, was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Cody Mitchell made the arrest.

Elizabeth Ashley Watkins, 27, of Hayes Mill Road, was charged with larceny, possession of stolen goods/property. An unsecured bond of $2,500 was set. Kimberly Osborne made the arrest.

Anthony Mark Holloway, 49, of Upper Burningtown Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; simple affray. A secured bond of $750 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Nolan Scott Rogers, 28, of Coweeta Lab Road, was charged with possession of a stolen firearm. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Wesley Wayne Cochran, 40, of Fox Ridge Road, was charged with obtaining property by false pretense. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

December 18

Robert David Burch, 38, of Rosemont, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. David Blanton made the arrest.

Kandi Elaina Williamson, 22, of Hillside Street, was charged with failure to appear in court. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Ryan Angel made the arrest.

Dawson Tallent, 20, of East Hickory Knoll, was charged with failure to appear in court. A secured bond of $6,500 was set. Ryan Angel made the arrest.

Steven Chase Stanley, 22, of Belmont Drive, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of drug paraphernalia, probation violation. A secured bond of $6,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Steven Randall Lombard, 49, of Ruby Mine Road, was charged with disorderly conduct at a school, simple physical assault. An unsecured bond of $2,000 was set. Anthony Hopkins made the arrest.

Betty Jean Hilburn, 44, of Camp Branch Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $7,000 was set. David Blanton made the arrest.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

December 15

Charlene Anita McCoy, 43, of JD Lambert Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of stolen property, larceny. A secured bond of $3,000 was set. Dwight McMahan made the arrest.

Samuel Steven Lambert, 56, of Dragon Canoe Road, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $6,000 was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.

Bryan Lewis Brooks, 40, of Grindstone Knob, was charged with larceny, driving while license revoked. A written promise was given. Sean Bryson made the arrest.

David William Smith, 27, of Mexican Drive, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $8,000 was set. Sean Bryson made the arrest.

Tracie Renee Weir, 34, of Kenneth Cooper Road, was charged with probation violation. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Kenneth Woodring made the arrest.

December 16

Mary Dalena Smith, 29, of Franklin Grove Church Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; larceny. A secured bond of $1,500 was set. Dwight McMahan made the arrest.

John Preston Rickman, 27, of Likawanna Drive, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a schedule III controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine, failure to appear in court; larceny. A secured bond of $12,000 was set. Sean Bryson made the arrest.

Jessica Renee Espinoza, 30, of Walnut Cove Road, was charged with driving while license revoked, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $6,000 was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.

Courtney Avainell Rickman, 26, of Liwanna Drive, was charged with revoked tag, child abuse, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a schedule III controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.

Cecil E. Walkingstick, 37, was charged with failure to appear in court; second degree trespassing. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Michael Brooks made the arrest.

December 17

Boyd Ray Lambert, 28, of Brear Brook Court, was charged with domestic violence protective order violation. No bond was set. Rollie James, III, made the arrest.

James Alexander Shur, 21, of Doe Lane, was charged with failure to appear in court; failure to report an accident, reckless driving to endanger. A secured bond of $1,000 was set.

December 18

Cody John Decoteau, 22, of Bayberry Road, was charged with assault on a female. No bond was set. Scottie Holder made the arrest.

Gary Dale Moody, 47, of Dandelion Drive, was served a fugitive warrant; communicating threats. No bond was set. Darrell Brooks made the arrest.

Tony Dustin Gregory, 24, of Old Mission Road, was charged with interfering with an electronic monitoring device. No bond was set. Jennie Rumsey made the arrest.

Sylvester Gregorio Patricio, 24, of Anvil Road, was charged with assault on a female. No bond was set. Stephen Watson made the arrest.

Mike Alexander Green, 34, of Licklog Road, was charged with trespassing, injury to real property, communicating threats. A secured bond was set. Rollie James, III, made the arrest.

Alisa Dawn Carlisle, 50, of Tarhelia Heights, was charged with possession of an open container, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $7,000 was set. Robert Nicholson made the arrest.

Benjamin James Snyder, 29, of Old Flume Road, was charged with larceny after breaking and entering, forcible breaking and entering. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Robert Nicholson made the arrest.

December 19

Jeremy Todd Buchanan, 35, of Limestone Trail, was charged with trespassing, communicating threats, failure to appear in court; assault on a government official. A secured bond was set. Kenneth Woodring made the arrest.

Ashley Kay Heatherly, 27, of Rhoads Cove Road, was charged with conspiracy to breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, forcible breaking and entering. A secured bond of $20,000 was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.

Charles William Duncan, 43, of Allen Street, was charged with felony hit and run. A secured bond was set. Kenneth Woodring made the arrest.

December 20

Richard Earle Dunston, 71, of Swimmer Branch Road, was charged with driving left of center, driving while impaired. A written promise was given. Josh Yopp made the arrest.

Kevin Stanley Broom, 40, of Dodgen Ridge, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce, possession of a concealed handgun. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Johnathan Jones made the arrest.

Danny Brice Fowler, 26, of Castle Rock Circle, was charged with assault inflicting serious injury, assault by strangulation. No bond was set. Johnathan Jones made the arrest.

Jamie Dale Kent, 33, of Pay Bill Drive, was charged with resisting/obstructing/delaying an officer. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Josh Yopp made the arrest.

December 21

Celenia Leann Rowe Luker, 32, of Pabill Drive, was charged with resisting/obstructing/delaying an officer, simple assault. No bond was set. Ernest Scherman, III, made the arrest.

David Scott Cook, 45, of Bumgarner Cemetery Road, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia/ equipment, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $6,000 was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.


 

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department or Jackson County Sheriff’s Department made the following arrests Dec. 1 - Dec. 6. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Macon County Sheriff’s Department

December 1

Eugene Edward Lamb, 47, of Grandview Drive, was charged with parole and probation violations. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Dereck Jones made the arrest.

Scott Jennings Cable, 39, of Murphy, N.C, was charged with contempt of court. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Scott Nelson made the arrest.

Brach Alan Brasier, 24, of Tryphosa Road, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce. Chris Murray made the arrest. Kenneth Adams made the arrest.

December 3

Damian Quin Dutton, 19, of Mountainside Road, was charged with injury to real property, communicating threats. A secured bond of $2,500 was set. Blake Buchanan made the arrest.

December 4

Sarah Marie Sanford, 23, of Fred Dalton Road, was charged with non payment of child support. A secured bond of $427 was set. Anthony Hopkins made the arrest.

December 5

Thomas Chapman Hill, 69, of Bates Branch Road, was charged with second degree trespassing, resisting a public officer. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Tracy Burt made the arrest.

Rebecca Jean Dills, 29, of Cat Creek Road, was charged with obtaining property false pretense, larceny by an employee, sell/deliver a schedule II controlled substance. A secured bond of $4,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

December 6

Jeffrey Paul Hooper, 31, of McConnell Road, was charged with failure to pay child support. A bond of $4,157 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Charles Patrick Shelton, 37, of Village Terrace, was charged with driving while impaired, open container after drinking. An unsecured bond of $2,000 was set. Dereck Jones made the arrest.

Daniel Charles Chovanic, 35, of Laurel Lake Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; domestic violence protective order violation. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

December 6

Charles Everett Grant, 36, of Cat Creek Road, was charged with assault by strangulation, assault on a female, communicating threats. No bond was set. Kimberly Osborne made the arrest.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

December 1

Justin Wayne Mease, 23, of Thickety Road, was charged with interfering with electronic monitoring device. A secured bond of $20,000 was set. Kenneth Woodring made the arrest.

Anita Pheasant Teesateskie, 59, of Lyle Wilson Road, was served a fugitive warrant from another state. A bond of $5,000 was set. Megan Rhinehart made the arrest.

December 2

Jolena Nicole Sampson-Hill, 26, of Bigwitch Road, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, simple possession of marijuana less than 1/2 ounce, possession of a schedule II controlled substance. A secured bond was set.

Dwight McMahan made the arrest. David Allen Campbell, 39, of Beale Drive, was charged with parole and probation violations. A secured bond was set. Dwight McMahan made the arrest.

Dylan Keith Wahnetah, 28, of Tom McCoy Road, was charged with larceny of a motor vehicle, drug violations, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $26,000 was set. Megan Rhinehart made the arrest.

December 3

James Gerald Walker, 38, of Pumpkin Lane, was charged with possessing/concealing stolen property, larceny after breaking and entering, failure to apply for a new title, breaking and entering. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

December 4

Cammy Jo Brady, 28, of Yellowhill Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to manufacture/sell/distribute a schedule II controlled substance. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Dwight McMahan made the arrest.

Robert Glen Martens, 33, of Reed Drive, was charged with possession of a schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to appear in court; possession of stolen goods, larceny. A secured bond of $7,500 was set. Rollie James, III, made the arrest.

Darrell Johnnie Carter, 39, of Shepwood Drive, was charged with failure to appear in court; speeding, driving while impaired. A secured bond of $1,500 was set. Darrell Brooks made the arrest.

Joyce Lynn Smoker Gregory, 52, of Junaluska Drive, was charged with failure to appear in court; larceny. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. William Hawkins made the arrest.

December 5

Brittany Lightdove Powers, 25, of Jenkins Branch Road, was charged with driving while license revoked. A bond of $1,000 was set. Samuel Page made the arrest.

December 6

David Anthony Fabian, 31, of Hilly Forest, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, simple possession of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.


 

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Police Department or Jackson County Sheriff’s Department made the following arrests Dec. 2 - Dec. 14. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Macon County Sheriff’s Department

December 9

Robert James Anglin, 33, of Eastside Court, was charged with contempt of court/perjury/court violations. A secured bond of $1,308 was set. Lynn Duluakis made the arrest.

Scotty Eugene Lanier, 47, of Wayah Road, was charged with assault on a female. No bond was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Matthew Lee Hurst, 24, of Grouse Road, was charged with uttering a forged instrument, obtaining a property by false pretense. A secured bond of $4,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Casey Charles Smith, 27, of Bobby Conley Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; driving while license revoked. A secured bond of $1,500 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Franklin Police Department

December 2

Juanita Marie Queen, 39, of Kingwood Circle, was charged with child abuse on a child under 12. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Jonathan Bean made the arrest.

Deion James Haburn, 18, of Lawrenceville, Ga., was charged with no operator’s license, flee/elude arrest with motor vehicle, resisting a public officer. A secured bond of $500 was set. Jonathan Bean made the arrest.

December 3

Christopher G. Psiaki, 44, of High Haven Lane, was charged with driving while impaired, no operators license. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Elija Kirkland made the arrest.

December 4

Jeffrey Lee Fox, 45, of Highlands Road, was charged with breaking and entering a motor vehicle, larceny by an employee, possessing/concealing stolen property. A secured bond $5,000 was set. Matt Pellicer made the arrest.

December 5

Herbert Michael Goldman, 64, of Fulcher Road, was charged with driving while impaired. An unsecured bond of $3,000 was set. Kevin Breedlove made the arrest.

December 6

Christopher G. Psiaki, 44, of High Haven Lane, was charged with breaking and entering, possession of stolen property, injury to real property. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Jonathan Bean made the arrest.

December 8

Shawn Christopher Casey, 23, of Shade Tree Lane, was charged with burglary, larceny, possessing stolen property. A secured bond of $1,500 was set. Mark Foster made the arrest.

Rubi Morales Pichardo, 20, Forest Oak Road, was charged with larceny by an employee. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Mark Foster made the arrest.

Eugene Edward Lamb, 47, of Grandview Drive, was charged with injury to personal property, communicating threats. An unsecured bond of $2,000 was set. Timothy Lynn made the arrest.

December 9

Eugene Edward Lamb, 47, Grandview Drive, was charged with assault on a female, assault by strangulation. No bond was set. Justin Norman made the arrest.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

December 8

Manuel Scott Cooper, 46, of Fern Trail, was charged with interferenece with emergency communication. A written promise was given. Andrew Parker made the arrest. Joseph Matthew Swafford, 39, of Lindsay Cucumber Road, was charged with failure to report new address as a sex offender. A secured bond of $4,000 was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

December 9

Terry Jason Brank, 31, of Coushin Place, was charged with contempt of court, perjury, court violations. A secured bond of $1,250 was set. Anthony Bermudez made the arrest.

Billy Joe Lossie, 51, of Tangerine Drive, was served a U.S. Marshal’s warrant. No bond was set. Robert Nicholson made the arrest.

December 10

Branden Henry Thomas Meadows, 18, of Surrie Road, was charged with assault on a female, resisting a public officer. No bond was set. Tyson Crawford made the arrest. Micheal Anthony Wilkes, 49, of Ben Cook Road, was charged with misuse of a 911 system, making a false report to police station. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

Billy Jack Crowe, 30, of Hilltop Trailer Park, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia. No bond was set. Brandon Hooper made the arrest.

Marshall Alvin Bradley, 43, of Sim Taylor Road, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond was set. Daniel Wellmon made the arrest.

Jennifer Marie Childers, 36, of Lockhart Drive, was charged with probation violation. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Johnathan Jones made the arrest.

December 12

Garry Allen Mulkey, 57, of Country Club Estates, was charged with worthless checks. A written promise was given. Robert Nicholson made the arrest.

Brent Andrew Moore, 24, of Assurance Trail, was charged with assault on a government official, resisting/delaying/obstructing an officer. A secured bond of $8,000 was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

James Phillip Howell, 56, of Arnold Hill, was charged with failure to appear in court; simple assault. A secured bond of $250 was set. Darrell Brooks made the arrest.

December 13

Jaime Vasquez Lopez, 30, of Barlow Court, was charged with failure to appear in court, assault on a female. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Samuel Page made the arrest.

Jeffery Michael Frizsell, 35, of Lambert Addition Road, was charged with domestic violence protective order violation, failure to appear in court; possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce. No bond was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

Jeana Lee Cooper, 27, of Route 73, was charged with probation violation. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Andrew Parker made the arrest.

December 14

Norma Etelvina Salazar, 27, of Anvil Road, was charged with simple physical assault. No bond was set. William Hawkins made the arrest.

William Lee Cochran, 43, of River Park Trail, was charged with possession of methamphetamine. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Samuel Page made the arrest.


 

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Police Department or Jackson County Sheriff’s Department made the following arrests Nov. 14 - Nov. 30. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Macon County Sheriff’s Department

November 14

Torrest Williams, 20, of Macon, Ga., was charged with simple physical assault. A written promise was given. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Roy Shannon Cromer, 44, of Lost Gull’s End, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia/equipment. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Joel Lynch made the arrest.

Tara Lynn Hash, 27, of Haley Drive, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia/equipment. A secured bond of $3,000 was set. Joel Lynch made the arrest.

November 16

Mark Anthony Stone, 30, of Little Mountain Road, was charged with discharge of a weapon into occupied property, possession of a firearm by a felon, injury to real property. A secured bond of $40,000 was set. Thomas Tenhagen made the arrest.

November 17

Regina Leigh Sanders, 31, of Tat Nall Road, was charged with a child support violation. No bond was set. Adam Crawford made the arrest.

November 20

Jesse Evan Welch, 27, of Ernest Cabe Road, was charged with assault on a government official/employee, resisting a public officer. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Thomas Tenhagen made the arrest.

Amber Leanne Gerrells, 35, of Laurel Lake Road, was charged with failure to appear in court. A secured bond of $8,000 was set. Blake Buchanan made the arrest.

November 21

Stephanie Diane Evans, 29, of Cals Cove, was charged with first degree burglary, larceny after breaking and entering, discharging a weapon into occupied property. A secured bond of $183,000 was set. Joshua Stewart made the arrest.

November 22

Christina Rena Odom, 31, of Old Town, Fla., was charged with driving while impaired. An unsecured bond of $2,000 was set. Joshua Stewart made the arrest.

Jamey Lee Mathis, 26, of Goode Acres Lane, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Joshua Stewart made the arrest.

November 23

Brittany Mae Roeder, 21, of Possum Trot Trail, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $15,000 was set. Cody Mitchell made the arrest.

November 24

Logan Tyler Mann, 22, of Younce Creek Road, was charged with assault by strangulation, assault on a female, false imprisonment. No bond was set. Blake Buchanan made the arrest.

Anthony Paul Arnold, 34, of E&A Watts Road, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $4,000 was set. Blake Buchanan made the arrest.

Tanya Haynes Jenkins, 37, of Roundstone Drive, was charged with simple assault. No bond was set. Thomas Tenhagen made the arrest.

November 25

Gary Raby, 54, of Wilds Cove Road, was charged with domestic violence protective order violation. No bond was set. Anthony Hopkins made the arrest.

Casey Charles Smith, 27, of Bobby Conley Road, was charged with altering/removing a non-motor vehicle serial number, felony larceny, possession of a stolen motor vehicle. A secured bond of $40,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

November 30

Eddie Mitchell Kresal, 30, of Hayesville, N.C., was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia/equipment. A secured bond of $500 was set. Anthony Hopkins made the arrest.

Nolan Scott Rogers, 28, of Coweeta Lab Road, was charged with failure to appear in court; possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, larceny, failure to pay child support. A secured bond of $17,098 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Debra Ann Stamey, 25, of North Jones Creek, was charged with carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of drug paraphernalia. A secured bond of $5,500 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Franklin Police Department

November 23

Patrica H. Dickerson, 52, of Dickerson Road, was charged with driving while impaired. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Kevin Breedlove made the arrest.

November 24

Dustin Edward Harvey, 17, of Collins Lane, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana less than 1/2 ounce, possession of drug paraphernalia/ equipment. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Matthew Breedlove made the arrest.

November 27

Casey Charles Smith, 27, of Bobby Conley Road, was charged with possession of burglary tools. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Jonathan Bean made the arrest.

Shiinon Eugene Callenback, 31, of Allman Drive, was charged with trespassing, resisting a public officer. An unsecured bond of $1,500 was set. Jonathan Bean made the arrest.

November 29

Jonathan Wade Hurst, 17, of Rogers Street, was charged with shoplifting. A secured bond of $500 was set. Timothy Lynn made the arrest.

November 30

Kandi Elena Williamson, 22, of Hillside Street, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kills, assault with a deadly weapon, criminal damage to property. No bond was set. Justin Norman made the arrest.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

November 24

Maria Danielle Kirkland, 31, of Misty Mountain Estates, was charged with felony probation out of county, failure to appear in court; felony larceny, driving while license revoked, possession of stolen goods, larceny after breaking and entering, conspiracy to breaking and entering, obtaining property by false pretense, larceny of a motor vehicle. A secured bond of $66,000 was set. William Hawkins made the arrest.

November 26

Juan Diego Olivares, 25, of Peak Drive, was charged with communicating threats, assault on a female. No bond was set. Scottie Holder made the arrest.

November 28

Benjamin James Snyder, 29, of Old Flume Road, was charged with possession of stolen goods/property. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Robert Nicholson made the arrest.

Benjamin James Snyder, 29, of Old Flume Road, was charged with possession of stolen goods/property, possession of a stolen firearm, larceny of a firearm, felony larceny. A secured bond of $100,000 was set. William Hawkins made the arrest.

November 29

Kyle Evan Sholar, 22, of Smokey Moutain Trail, was charged with possession/displaying alternate/ fictitious/revoked driver’s license, driving while license revoked. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Brandon Elders made the arrest.

Mark Nathaniel-Malone Parris, 22, of Central Avenue, was charged with driving while license revoked, resisting/ obstructing/delaying an officer, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana, failure to appear in court; driving while impaired. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Brandon Elders made the arrest.

November 30

Bobby Joe Smith, 23, of Smith Road, was charged with probation violations. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Rollie James, III, made the arrest.


 

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