Panthers looking for a win

Thomas Haverty

By Allen Hamrick Thomas Haverty hit one of his 20 points. Photo Joey Varrella The Panther basketball team also locked horns this week against both Doddridge County and Scott High School. Both games were barn burners, and the Panthers’ horses never made it out of the stalls. The first game against the Doddridge Bulldogs was a slow one for the Panthers More...

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By Clay County Free Press On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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Pipeline Path Called ‘Landslide Prone;’ Feds ‘Ignore Risks’

Dan Heyman Federal regulators are taking a favorable view of the huge Atlantic Coast Pipeline. But research by a citizen group has found that they are largely ignoring the risk of landslides. Three quarters of the More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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UPDATE ON CLAY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Charleston, W.Va. (December 27, 2016) – The following statement was released today by Jessica Tice, communications director for Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin:   “The West Virginia Bureau of Senior Services More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Christmas parade a huge success

Parade crowd favorite S&B Trucking Thanks so much to everyone who came and watched the Christmas parade! There were several contests including a window decorating contest. To enter the contest, you had to pay More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Be wary of post-holiday employment scams

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warned consumers to exercise caution when looking for employment opportunities to pay off those holiday purchases. Gifts and travel expenses are just some of the things that put More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Tomblin presents tiny homes to flood survivors

Last week, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin presented survivors of the June 2016 floods with keys to new tiny homes in a ceremony at the 130th Airlift Wing of the West Virginia National Guard. Through the “Big Hearts More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Charleston man sentenced to federal prison for role in drug conspiracy

A Charleston man who participated in a multistate drug ring was sentenced last week to a year and a half in federal prison, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Matthew Michael Meadows, 31, previously More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Twenty elk released at Wildlife Management Area

On Dec. 19, Governor Earl Ray Tomblin joined representatives from the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and The Conservation Fund to welcome elk from Kentucky to West More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Young wins bike

Joe Young, Clay PSD employee who won the bike from Gino’s.  More...

By Clay County Free Press On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Officials sworn in at courthouse

Clay County officials were recently sworn in a the Clay County Courthouse. Among them were Sheriff Donny Triplett, Assessor Teresa Davis and Assessor Deputies. Clay County Sheriff Donny Triplett with his family, More...