Obedience in Hardship

By Lee Roy Anderson For I know that my redeemer liveth and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth. And though after my skin worms destroy this body yet in my flesh shall I see God. Whom I shall see for myself and mine eyes shall behold and not another through my reins be consumed within me. Job 19:25-27. Few of us will experience the abundance More...

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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Leaves Falling

By Debbie Burchett Leaves falling The mountains are calling Come back they say Calmness you can always claim Sincere peace with each fallen leaf With leaves that fall There are blue-tailed lizards that crawl Dragonflies More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Unclaimed property surpasses fiscal 2015 totals

State Treasurer John Perdue’s unclaimed property division has already returned $12.2 million during fiscal 2016, easily surpassing fiscal 2015’s $9.1 million figure. The surge represents a 34 percent increase More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Warm Weather Woes

The passing of Mother’s Day often marks the beginning of the outdoor season for many West Virginians. People are anxious to get outside to work on their homes and gardens, or host outdoor celebrations. Unfortunately, More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
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New Book Challenges Ageism, Empowers Seniors

Linda K. Anderson explores the pitfalls and potentials that seniors face in today’s day and age in “So Late, So Soon: Telling It Like It Is” (published by Xlibris). This new book challenges the concept of More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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Ultraviolet Rays Can Be Harmful to Eyes, Lead to Cataract or Macular Degeneration

Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest eye health and safety organization, has declared May as UV (ultraviolet) Awareness Month to help educate the public on the dangers of UV and steps to take to protect vision More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Unclaimed property ahead of last fiscal year’s pace

State Treasurer John Perdue’s office is approaching last fiscal year’s unclaimed property return figures with about three months left in the current year. The office has returned $8.2 million in unclaimed property More...

By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
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WVa Statewide Independent Living Council Announces Public Meetings

The West Virginia Statewide Independent Living Council, in cooperation with the West Virginia Centers for Independent Living, is conducting public meetings to receive comments on the draft State Plan for Independent More...

By Clay Free Press On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
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Manchin Applauds Senate Passage of Comprehensive Opioid Bill

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) applauds the Senate passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015 (CARA), bipartisan legislation that will combat the opioid epidemic nationwide, but believes more More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Call for Submissions to New Literary Journal, Mountain Ink

Stumptown Publishing, LLC currently seeks poems, stories and essays for Mountain Ink, a new print literary journal featuring West Virginia Writers. Submissions will be evaluated for literary quality, cultural and More...