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Statement from the Majority Leader

Majority Leader John Unger (D-Berkeley) issued the following statement regarding the passage of Senate Bill 373: “As the one who initiated SB 373 by helping to draft, sponsor and spearheading this bill through the process, I want to dedicate it to the people of West Virginia. President John F. Kennedy once said, ‘Success has many fathers, but failure More...

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Kessler urges Governor to call special session

Senate President Jeff Kessler (D-Marshall) is urging Governor Tomblin to put several bills on the call for a special session. Senate Bill 226, House Bills 4411 and 4002, as well as several supplemental bills died More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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2014 Youth Fishing Derby planning underway

Plans for the 6th Annual Wallback Lake Youth Fishing Derby are under way. It will be held on April 19th, 2014 at the Wallback Lake (aka Sampson Lake), Wallback, West Virginia. The 2013 derby had over 200 children, More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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Health Fair planned for April 8, 2014

Clay Health Department will hold a health fair on April 8, 2014 from 7:30 am to 11:30 am at the Clay Health Department. There will be free bone density testing, a diabetic educator, chair massages, free blood testing More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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Hunter Education Course at Clay Middle School

The WV Division of Natural Resources will hold a Hunter Education Class in Clay County at the Clay Middle School on March 29, 2014 from 9am-5pm and March 30, 2014 from 1pm-6pm. Students must attend all hours of More...

back yard barbies
By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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Backyard Barbie

By Shanna Paige The first annual Backyard Barbie Pageant took place this weekend and was graciously hosted by Dwayne and Melissa Cottrell. The pageant was held at the Community Building in Big Otter, West Virginia More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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Prestera Foundation and Lee Graphics Present

The Prestera Foundation and Lee Graphics will host “Swish the Night Away, A Benefit for Prestera Center”. The annual fundraiser is set for Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 6:30 pm in the Don Morris room of the Marshall More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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WV DNR announces Becoming and Outdoors-Woman Workshop

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources announces that the spring Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Workshop will be held April 11-14, 2014, at Tygart Lake State Park near Grafton in Taylor County. “Have More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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Promote Your Business or Event

Want to advertise your business or publicize an upcoming event? The BDA is in the process of erecting four 6” x 12” billboards at Valley Fork to rent. For more information contact Bill Dunn at 587-4455.  More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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Get Involved in Your Community!

Join the Clay County Business Development Authority Tourism Committee on Wednesdays from 11:00 until 3:00 to plan projects that enrich our community and make it a better place to live and raise families, as well More...