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The Elk River scenic cruise

Scenic Cruise

The Elk River scenic cruise made a trip through downtown Clay Friday morning. The group of nineteen cars started the casual drive at Herbert Hoover High School then traveled north to Clay and on to Flatwoods, picking up extra cars and drivers along the way. The sunny weather was perfect for a classic cruise along the waters of the beautiful Elk River.  More...

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Massive rock slide
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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Massive Rock Slide Closes Part of Route 4

A massive rock slide closed part of Route 4 on Tuesday. State Road crews worked to remove the giant boulder and ensure the passage was safe for travel.  More...

Hamrick places 
second in WV 5K Run
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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Geoff Hamrick qualifies for Nationals

  Hamrick placessecond in WV 5K Run For many of us, after we climb the mountain of 50, life seems to go downhill. The cousins Bursitis and Arthritis take a hold of us and crossing our legs becomes a 20 minute More...

By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Clay County Golden Delicious Belle Nominations Now Being Accepted

The Clay County Golden Delicious Festival is accepting nominations for the 2014 Golden Delicious Belle. The nominee must be a resident of Clay County who is at least 65 years in age. Your nomination letter should More...

By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Vacation Bible School at Flat Fork Missionary Baptist Church

Welcome to Jungle Safari! Get ready for a life-changing adventure taking place at Flat Fork Missionary Baptist Church, June 23 – 27 from 6 pm to 8:30 pm. Each day begins at Toucan Jam where kids will sing, say More...

farmers market
By Shanna Paige On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Farmers Market Opens

Clay’s annual farmers market opened on Saturday morning June 14. The weather was perfect to come out and have a peek at all the delicious home grown goodness. The courthouse square will be booming before long More...

Chris Cole battles from the mound in his last game as a Panther.
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
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Panther Season Ends

  Storm Carver lays down a sweet bunt. The baseball season ended for the Panthers at Nichols County on Tuesday. They came out like a whirlwind against the Grizzlies of Nicholas County and short gamed them in More...

Thomas Haverty Getting the Job Done in Heavy Rain.
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
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Dream Year for the Mustang Baseball Franchise

Mustangs meet for final after game pow wow. The Mustangs have gone into the CCMS history books with a perfect season. The boys made it happen by defeating Beckley Christian on Friday night. It was a tough road against More...

Clay Farmers Market
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
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Did you know that you can buy food seeds and plants with SNAP benefits?

As of November 2013, around 47 million Americans depend on SNAP EBT benefits (Food Stamps). However, not many individuals use their benefits to purchase food seed and plants. The SNAP program allows recipients to More...

Red Kayak  Bottom Feeder contest
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
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Elk River Fest Canoe/Kayak Race 10:15 a.m., Saturday, June 7 No entry fee!

$100 cash prize for 1st place (two person) canoe and $100.00 prize for 1st place (one person) kayak. The three mile (give or take) race will begin at the old car wash at Crossroads (Rt. 16 immediately south of More...