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Greenhouse OPEN!

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The Clay High greenhouse is now open daily and in full swing! A wide assortment of garden plants, annuals and perennials are available. Stop by, shop local and support our children.  More...

Isaiah Murphy Bond Revoked

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By Shanna Paige Isaiah Murphy was out on bond due to a breaking and entering on Guy Mullins Road. On March 29, Murphy was reportedly to have broken into Timmy Samples’ truck. More...

Clay Christian Competes


Last week, students from Clay Christian Academy competed at the A.C.E. Regional Student convention. The convention consisted of Christian schools from 5 states competing in many More...

Historical Society Meeting

The Clay County Landmarks Commission and Historical Society held its April meeting in the Clay County Library, April 9, 2014. Present were Jerry Stover, Sandra Claybrook, Eloise More...

It was all out action on the fields.

Super Saturday Little League action heats up

It was all out action on the fields. Valley Fork Minor ace sets sights on the strike zone. One knows it is time for Little League action when you can hear the screams of fans and More...

Winning streak for the Mustangs is extended

Ethan Meadows does some good base running and is untouched. Ely Osborne kicks it in gear and heads for home. The Mustangs baseball team is blazing a trail straight through anybody More...

Panther track grabs ribbons

RJ Coleman feels the pressure in the relay. McCracken kicks in the afterburner. The Panther track team travelled to Poca High School Tuesday to compete in a meet that was nothing More...

Another tough week for the Lady Mustangs

Graci Mitchell gets tough on third base. The Lady Mustangs have once again had a tough week of games going down to both Fayetteville and Summersville teams . The Lady Mustangs More...

ePress for April 16, 2014

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Can You Identify 09-09-13 Method Church Picture early 1900's. Can You Identify – September 11, 2013

This week’s picture is taken below the Clay Methodist Church that burned in 1927. I have...

Swandale- Bernard Spindler Can You Identify – September 4th, 2013

This week we are presenting a gallery of six pictures that we hope that you will...

Can You Identify.Clay Red Man August 28th, 2013

This week I am happy to present you with a picture that I think you will...

Gerald Morris

Bomont- Gerald Morris,’ 73,·went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 31, 2014, at home. Gerald was preceded in’ death by his parents, Boward and Icie Morris; son, Howard G. Morris (Jinxie); More...

Victor Ray McClain..

Dixie – Victor Ray McClain, 87, of Dixie passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at his home. He was a member of the Bell Creek Missionary Baptist Church, an employee at More...

Jessie Childers..

Ivydale – Jessie Childers, 85, of Ivydale, formerly of Indore, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Born April 6, 1928 in Leatherwood, he was the son More...

God is Love


Some believe that God sits in the heavens and watches us with a giant fly swatter in His hand just hoping for More...

It’s Just Me

Many times we live our lives by hope and sometimes we may even casually say that we believe. But do we?..

Our Model Prayer

When Jesus taught on how to pray in Matthew Chapter 6, He was very specific on some details.  First we should..

Easy Cream Cheese Brownies

Enjoy this brownie recipe, after all, February is National Snack Food Month!   Ingredients Brownie 1 (20 More...

Perfect for Your Super Bowl Party!


Buffalo Chicken Dip   1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 1 can (10 ounces) chunk white chicken, More...

Healthy Holiday Gingerbread Cookies

This easy recipe is perfect for anyone who loves a classic holiday dessert. Indulge in the sweet and gooey sensation of your first bite from this easy-to-bake holiday staple, and share that warm feeling of holiday bliss with your friends and family. All for just 75 calories with frosting, and..

Lasagna Rolls

Ingredients: 8 lasagna noodles cooked to al dente. 1/2 lb. hamburger (I mix sausage and ground beef) 1 small onion chopped 1 jar spaghetti sauce of your liking 1 small can mushrooms, chopped Salt and pepper to taste 1 1/2 tsp. minced garlic or powder (whatever you like) Dash of..

Public Notices – April 16th, 2014

The 15th Annual CCHS Dinner Theater will be on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 6:00 pm.  This year’s show is titled, “Squad Room Blues.”   The show is a comedy set in a police squad room, with determined detectives and first-class criminals.  Tickets are $20.00 each for the dinner and the show. ..

Public Notices – April 9, 2014

The 15th Annual CCHS Dinner Theater will be on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 6:00 pm.  This year’s show is titled, “Squad Room Blues.”   The show is a comedy set in a police squad room, with determined detectives and first-class criminals.  Tickets More...

Echo From the Hills – April 16th, 2014

Alyce Faye Bragg The sun has tried valiantly all morning to break through the cloud covering but has succeeded very few times. There are patches of blue interspersed between the clouds, bringing hope for a nice spring day ahead. Warm weather has been a little remiss in coming to Clay County, although golden dandelions..

Echoe From the Hills – April 9, 2014

“Hark, I hear a robin calling! List, the wind is from the south! And the orchard-bloom is falling Sweet as kisses on the mouth. In the dreamy vale of beeches Far and faint is woven mist, And the river’s orient reaches Are the palest amethyst. Every limpid brook is singing Of More...

Magistrate News – October 9th, 2013

  Hearing Docket for October 8, 2013 – Magistrate Boggs 9:00 am , Young vs. Clifford Cooper, Driving Under the Influence..


7/3/13, Judy Dancy, 47 from Kenneth McIntyre, 48 7/3/13, Christine Trudell, 41 from Homer Williams, 48 7/3/13, Joan Workman, 54 from..

Property Transfers – 9.25.13

Property Transfers: 9/10/13, Janette Keaton to Georginia Wiseman, Union District, 19.5 Acres 9/10/13, Mary Rogers to John & Dorothy Deighan, Otter..