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Tanner Arrested

Tanner arrest

By Erica Kearns Andrew Tanner, 32 of Nebo was arrested this week, charged with breaking into a Calhoun County business. In May the Minnora Mission Thrift Store was burglarized. Though the culprit did not gain access to the building, an outside air conditioning unit was stolen. Securing cameras caught the incident but the images could not be used to More...

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Rebecca Workman King, Roxie Schoolcraft, 2014 Tournament Winner Pat Schoolcraft, George and Connie Workman
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014
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Second Annual Eric Workman Memorial Muskie Fishing Tournament

  Rebecca Workman King, Roxie Schoolcraft, 2014 Tournament Winner Pat Schoolcraft, George and Connie Workman As we look back on another successful tournament, we are humbled by the generosity of so many. The More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014
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Clay Golden Delicious Festival Seeks Help

  The Clay County Golden Delicious Festival is seeking help with many facets of the 41st annual event.  Volunteers perform most of the work needed during the year with planning and fundraising and it takes More...

Storm
By Erica Kearns On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Severe Thunderstorm Hits Clay

After days of perfectly sunny summer weather, the rain came pouring down.  A line of severe thunderstorms passed quickly through the area Tuesday evening but left quite an impact.  Extreme wind and heavy rain More...

By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Workshops Continue for Small Business Owners

The Clay County Business Development Authority will sponsor a workshop entitled “Strategies for Minimizing Tax Liabilities for Small Business Owners” on Tuesday evening, July 29, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. at More...

Howard Lilly
By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Reporter Attacked by Clay County Man

Howard Lilly A Clay County man has been arrested after attacking a television reporter with his own camera tripod. On Monday afternoon WCHS reporter Bob Aaron traveled to the Bomont area to investigate a tip concerning More...

By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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State to Honor Adopt-A-Highway Volunteers on Aug. 2

The West Virginia departments of Environmental Protection and Transportation will host the 18th annual Adopt-A-Highway Volunteer Appreciation Day Picnic beginning at 9 a.m. on Aug. 2 at Snowshoe Resort in Pocahontas More...

sarah cottrell
By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Woman stabs fiancee

Sarah Elizabeth Cottrell A Clay County woman is under arrest after stabbing her fiancee twice in Calhoun County.  Sarah Elizabeth Cottrell, 25 of Maysel, allegedly stabbed her fiancee, Brandon Royce McCoy on Sunday. More...

By Clay Free Press On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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AARP Driver’s Safety Class Planned for August

The recently updated AARP Drivers Safety Class will be held on the 7th and 8th of August 2014.  This class will be held at the Braxton County Senior Center in the Veterans Conference room, beginning at 12:00 noon More...

Clay Furniture
By Erica Kearns On Monday, July 21st, 2014
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Clay Furniture has Reopened

With so few family businesses remaining  in Clay, the “Open” sign on the door of Clay Furniture and Appliances is a welcoming sight.  The store has been a staple of business for decades and was recently sold More...