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Contractor awarded Camp Creek Bridge replacement project

The West Virginia Division of Highways has awarded the Camp Creek Bridge (PFC Abraham G. Sams Memorial Bridge) replacement project in Clay County to...

CCBDA announces Business and Citizen of the Month

The Clay County Business Development Authority has chosen its Business of the Month for January 2017 as Main Street Fitness. This newcomer is a welcomed...

Lizemore Elementary hosts board of education

Clay County Board of Education members met at Lizemore Elementary on Monday, Jan. 23, for their meeting. After approving the agenda, as well as the...

County Commission holds final January meeting

  The Clay County Commission met for their last scheduled meeting of January 2017. After approving the minutes from the previous meeting, bills and purchase orders...

A Look back at January 2017

  After ringing in the New Year, 2017 was off to a running start. Looking back at the past month, we see that Clay Development was...


On Wednesday, Jan. 25, the Clay County Free Press erroneously reported that Craig Holcomb had been arrested for the murder of William Christopher Belknap...

Hanshaw to facilitate community meeting Thursday

There will be a community meeting this Thursday, Feb.2, at 6:30 p.m. at the Clay County Courthouse for all interested members of the community...

Clay County man jailed after manhunt

When a Procious resident became the victim of a home invasion, little did he know the intruder was the subject of a manhunt. That's exactly...

County Commission holds first regular meeting of the year

Clay County Commission held their first regularly scheduled meeting of 2017 on January 11. After the minutes from the previous meeting, and the bills and...

Area students named to dean’s list at Wesleyan

Clay County area students were named to the Dean’s List at West Virginia Wesleyan College for the 2016 fall semester. Wesleyan’s Dean’s List requires students...


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