Macon County Blog

2022 Scholarship Award Cover Letter

The Macon County Economic Development  “Come Home Scholarship”   Thank you for your interest in our scholarship.  Scholarship award: $1000 scholarship ($500 per semester) Application instruction: To apply for the scholarship, please submit the following items: Application Written essay (500 word+) describing educational goals and intent of returning to Macon County post-college, tech-school, or training. […]

Shop Local Campaign

  Recently the Macon Area Chamber of Commerce was the recipient of a $941.89 Shop Local Champaign grant provided by the Mark Twain Regional Council of Governments.  The Macon Chamber developed a Live, Life, Local campaign encouraging the patronage of local businesses. The grant funds were used to promote shopping locally by advertising on radio […]

Central Service & Supply open house

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2021 Come Home Scholarship Winners

Congratulations 2021 Come Home Scholarship Recipients!  Each year Macon County Economic Development offers three Come Home Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each. Applicants must be a senior in high school in Macon County, have a GPA of no less than 2.0, demonstrate a trouble-free high school career, and a desire to return to Macon […]


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