COVID-19 Updates

  • Due to Governor Kemp's most recent declaration, The Macon County School System buildings will remain closed through the end of the school year.  Students should check their teacher's web page for assignments.  If no information is found, contact the teacher through his/her district email or other contact on the web page.  Please check back here for updates.
  • Students who failed the 3rd nine weeks should reach out to their teachers.  In an effort to ensure student success, teachers are trying to contact these students.  Parents should make sure that teachers have the correct contact information.
  • By resolution (2020-0006) of the Macon County Board of Commissioners, Macon County will be under a curfew effective 12:00 AM, Wednesday, March 25.  The curfew is from 9:00 PM - 6:00 AM daily.  In addition, no more than 10 people gathering in any location.  The curfew and social gathering limits are in effect until further notice.  Click here for the full resolution


  • Kinetic Offering Special Lifeline Promotion


    Release date: March 20, 2020


    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — In order to meet the needs of our most vulnerable neighbors during the COVID-19 response, Kinetic by Windstream is offering discounts to any new Kinetic Internet customer who qualifies for Lifeline benefits.


    This offer is being made available to assist Lifeline customers who need fast, reliable Internet during this time when a home connection is necessary for work, school and other online activities.


    Kinetic by Windstream is proud to participate in Lifeline, a program offered by the Federal Communications Commission providing monthly credits for communication services.


    • Customers who are currently eligible for Lifeline may access their qualification code via the Lifeline verifier database.
    • Customers that have not registered for Lifeline can do so online.   
    • To determine Lifeline eligibility and to obtain a qualification code, visit


    Kinetic Internet offer for Lifeline-qualified new customers:

    • First two months FREE;
    • $50 activation fee waived;
    • No contract term commitment;
    • No data caps; and
    • Lifeline qualification code required.


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