Can You Identify – September 11, 2013

Clay Methodist Church, 1927 This week’s picture is taken below the Clay Methodist Church that burned in 1927. I have been told that this picture was taken to the left of the old courthouse if one would be standing on the street looking up at the building. We do not know anything about this picture and if any one could help us identify the occasion, More...

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Can You Identify – September 4th, 2013

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

August 28th, 2013

On this photograph is written, “50 ANNIVERSARY SESSION, IMP. ORDER OF RED MEN AND DAUGHTERS OF POCAHONTAS, CHARLESTON, WEST VA. MAY 11 – 12, 1920.” This week I am happy to present you with a picture that I More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

August 21, 2013

I hope that you enjoyed the story written by Helen Morris Gray about the William Morris, Sr., family as much as I did. I believe there are many intriguing stories like this that make up the tragic but yet wonderful More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

August 14th, 2013

The responses to the pictures in last week’s paper have been very impressive and I thank everyone who has taken the time to contact me. The one picture of Woodrow Morris was taken on Twenty Mile and was taken More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, August 8th, 2013

August 7th, 2013

This week I am focusing again on retired school teachers and their students. The Clay County Historical Society is still continuing the project of compiling a book on retired teachers and it should be very special.   More...