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Busted Waterline on Bank Street

Waterline

Bank Street briefly appeared to become a raging river Tuesday after a main water line busted and poured thousands of gallons of water down the road way.  Mountaineer Gas was doing routine repairs on Church Street in front of Clay Elementary when the main water line was struck and broken.  Crews were required to turn off the water in the area throughout More...

by Erica Kearns | Published 3 days ago
By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Clay County Girls Take Potato Festival Titles

On Saturday, July 12, Holly Cogar and Rielly Taylor were crowned the 2014 Nicholas County Potato Festival Queen and Teen Queen at the Nicholas County Convention and Visitors Center in Summersville! Holly and Rielly More...

Glenville State College Community Service Award recipient Mack Samples steps forward as fellow musician Buddy Griffin (left) and GSC Alumni Association President John Hoover (right) congratulate him
By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Mack Samples Receives GSC’s Community Service Award

Glenville State College Community Service Award recipient Mack Samples steps forward as fellow musician Buddy Griffin (left) and GSC Alumni Association President John Hoover (right) congratulate him The Glenville More...

By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Local Agricultural Forum Scheduled

The local USDA Food and Agriculture Council will be hosting a public meeting at the Summersville Arena and Conference Center on July 23, 2014. The local agricultural forum is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. with More...

The Chief holds counsel during  Robert “Chief” Siwo Basketball Camp held CCHS. Photo Allen Hamrick
By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Clay County Youth Learn Valuable Basketball Skills

The annual Robert “Cheif” Siwo basketball camp got underway this past week. Youth from the ages of 7 to 14 had the opportunity for a unique basketball learning experience. Participants were able to gain knowledge More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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Clay County Family Resource Network Meeting

  By Shanna Paige The Family Resource Network monthly meeting was held on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. These monthly meetings are held to inform our community of upcoming events to help improve our county, as several More...

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By Shanna Paige On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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Free Pizza Bucket

 By Shanna Paige The Farmers Market was open again on Saturday, with more vendors and products to choose from. This week’s market also featured a unique attraction for the children as the WVU Extension Office More...

The new Jessie Sez provides a great dining experience in a 
family friendly atmosphere
By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Jessie Sez Opens Second Location

  The new Jessie Sez provides a great dining experience in afamily friendly atmosphere Patrons now have another great dining option while in Clay County. Already established in Procious, Jessie Sez has grown More...

By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Historical Society Meeting

Our regular monthly meeting was held June 4, 2014 in the Clay County Library. Present were Jerry Stover, Sandra Claybrook, Jim Miller and Eloise Boggs. We may be few in number but enthusiasm is high and “things” More...

By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Clay County Quilter’s Group Seeking Members

Need a new hobby? The Clay County Quilter’s Group is looking for members. The group currently meets on the second Saturday of each month in the basement of the library at 10 am. During the meetings, a variety More...