Braxton, Clay, Nicholas, and Webster County Producers May be Eligible for Emergency Conservation Program Assistance

Severe storms and flooding has caused severe damage in areas of Braxton, Clay, Nicholas and Webster Counties. Farms and ranches suffering severe damage may be eligible for assistance under the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) administered by the Braxton-Clay-Nicholas-Webster Counties Farm Service Agency (FSA). For land to be eligible, the natural More...

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By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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New Flood Relief Hotline Established For Appalachian Power Customers

Appalachian Power has established a special flood relief hotline number for customers to call with questions about restoring their power after last month’s floods. The number is 1-888-345-4237. The number is staffed More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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SBA Disaster Loan Program

The SBA Disaster Loan program is an important step in the recovery process and is available to the Homeowners, Renters and Business of all sizes that were affected by the recent flooding. It is important for Homeowners More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Understanding the FEMA Eligibility Letter

West Virginians who applied for disaster assistance after the severe storms, mudslides, landslides and flooding that occurred June 22-June 29, 2016, should be sure to read letters or other correspondence from FEMA More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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School Clothing Allowance Vouchers with Incorrect Date to be Accepted at Participating Stores

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) inadvertently mailed out approximately 80,000 school clothing allowance vouchers with an incorrect expiration date of October 31, 2015, instead of More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Clay County Debris Removal

Clay County Commission has contracted with Pierson’s Lumber Company to haul and handle the debris removal from the flooding event. Pierson’s Lumber Company will begin hauling the debris from the temporary debris More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Clay County among Eight Counties Designated for FSA Emergency (EM) Loans

Richard V. Snuffer II, West Virginia Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director, announced the designation of eight counties in West Virginia for FSA Emergency (EM) Loans. “The counties of Clay, Fayette, More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Big Otter Elementary Students Rewarded for Perfect Attendance

Big Otter Elementary School had ten students who attended the 2015-2016 school year without missing a single day. Perfect Attendance for an entire school year is a great achievement. Congratulations, these students More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Batman Visits Clay County High School

Batman masked   Last Monday morning, children were able to visit with Batman at Clay High to get their minds off of all the flood related events that have been going on lately. Kids of all ages came out to More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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County Commission Approves Resolution for Pack Fork and Independence Road Water Line

Clay County Commission meeting held July 13,2016 was a long one. After the previous meeting minutes, and the bills and purchase orders as presented, were approved, there were only four action items left on the agenda. More...