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Tomblin Announces Housing Assistance for Clay, Nicholas Counties

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced that approval has been granted to amend the initial Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorization for Direct Temporary Housing...

Clay County Commission Approves Hire, Flood Repair Bids

 By Holly NineThe Clay County Commission meeting was held on July 27. Before the meeting proceeded with the action items, Jana Lowery and Lisa...

Agriculture Youth Fair held at Maysel Park

By Allen Hamrick It was time once again for the annual Clay County Agriculture Youth Fair and time to fill the nostrils with the fresh...

Mega Sports camp held

By Allen Hamrick It was an all out sports assault at Clay County High School this past week. The Northgate Baptist Church of Pittsburgh, PA,...

Accident Involving West Virginia Division of Highways Employee

On the morning of Thursday, July 21, a Roane County DOH crew was working to stabilize an embankment along Clio Road that was damaged...

WVCA extends contract work in flooded regions

The West Virginia Conservation Agency (WVCA) has extended contracts for flood relief work in several affected counties. Contracts for Holden-based Prime Contracting in the Elk...

Flood Debris Curbside Pickup

Countywide Curbside Pickup will be Starting Monday July 25, 2016, and will continue for two weeks, or as long as needed, on the following...

Clay County North Carolina Sends Flood Supplies to Clay County West Virginia

On July 11, Clay County, North Carolina sent a huge truckload of flood supplies to Clay County, West Virginia for victims of the devastating...

Red Cross Encourages Impacted Families to Call and Register for Assistance

The American Red Cross will continue to support families impacted by the flooding throughout West Virginia for the days, weeks, months and years to...