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Library Commission announces Grants to Clay Library

The West Virginia Library Commission has presented $110,093 in state grants to 30 public libraries in the state. The grants were awarded in June, based...

CCHS students awarded for vaccine research

 Last week The Clay County Free Press had an article on the achievements of TSA at national competition. Briefly mentioned was the first place...

Mighty Elk River Fest was rockin’ on Saturday

The Mighty Elk River Fest is now in the history books, and if you weren’t there or didn’t participate, you missed out. Not as...

Picnic in the Parking Lot returns to CCHS

Picnic in the Parking Lot returns to Clay County High School on  Thursday, July 20, at 6 p.m. Clay County High School is proud to...

GSC Awards Scholarship to Clay County Student

Glenville State College student Seth Stover of Clay has been awarded the Honors Academic Scholarship from the GSC Foundation for the 2017-2018 academic school...

Attorney general warns consumers to be wary of ticket scam

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warned summer travelers to be wary of a scam in which impostors send emails to collect traffic fines...

Seth Stover places third in the nation

Last week, Clay County Middle School and Clay County High School TSA traveled to Orlando, FL, to compete in the National TSA competition. Seth Stover...

Rockin’ trend takes hold in Clay County

Have you noticed around town and your frequent places you visit that there might be a painted rock placed in a random place? Maybe...

Joe Paxton takes oath of office as Clay County Schools superintendent

The Clay County Board of Education met on Monday, June 26. To start off the meeting, Joe Paxton took his oath of office as...

Clendenin student honored at SkillsUSA event

A career and technical student in West Virginia won one of the nation’s highest awards at the 2017 SkillsUSA Championships, held in Louisville, Ky.,...