The 15th Annual CCHS Dinner Theater will be on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 6:00 pm.  This year’s show is titled, “Squad Room Blues.”   The show is a comedy set in a police squad room, with determined detectives and first-class criminals.  Tickets are $20.00 each for the dinner and the show.  If you would like to purchase a ticket, please contact Mrs. Crystal Gibson at 587-7572 (evenings), a theater student, or Clay County High School’s main office at 587-4226.  Hope to see you soon!


The Life of Christ – A passion play portraying the life of Jesus Christ will take place on April 18, 19 and 20 at 7:00 pm at Unity Gospel Tabernacle in Stinson, WV. Come out and celebrate with us the life of Jesus. Everyone is welcome. For more information call 304-587-2977, Pastor Geoff Hamrick


Easter Egg Hunt Laurel Nursing & Rehab Center Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 6:30pm. Come Join Us for Our Annual Easter Egg Hunt


Clay County Spring Cleanup will be held April 19, 2014, 9:00 – 4:00, Drop off center at Pierson’s Lumber. Sponsored by: Clay County Solid Waste Authority ACCEPTABLE MATERIAL: Appliances (must be empty, no trash inside) Air Conditioners, Lawn Mowers & Car Engines, (all fluids must be removed), Car Batteries, Anything Metal, TVs, Computers, Microwaves, All Electronics & accessories. ** NO PROPANE TANKS And NO TRASH!!!** Due to lack of funding we will not have dumpsters this year, so we cannot accept any trash. You will be turned away at the site if you bring anything not listed above. TIRES, 10 tires per person, must show a valid WV drivers license or WV ID with a Clay County address. Only tires from cars and light trucks will be accepted, NO HEAVY TRUCK TIRES! If you have any questions call: Clay County Solid Waste Authority 304- 587-4697 and leave a message. DO NOT DROP OFF ANYTHING BEFORE APRIL 19, 2014!! OR YOU WILL BE PROSECUTED!!


WV Dept. of Veterans Assistance regularly scheduled visits in April Sessions are conducted on a first come, first serve basis, but calling ahead of time is still encouraged. For more information call 304-872-0829. Braxton County Senior Center (Braxton County), 22 Senior Drive, Sutton, WV 26601, Wednesday, April 2 and Wednesday, April 23, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm; Richwood City Hall (Nicholas County), 6 White Avenue, Richwood, WV 26261, Wednesday, April 9, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm; Clay County Clerk (Clay County), 246 Main Street, Clay, WV 25043, Friday, April 11, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm; Webster Springs City Building (Webster County), 146 McGraw Avenue, Webster Springs, WV 26288, Wednesday, April 16, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm; Cowen American Legion Post No. 62 (Webster County), 63 Erbacon Road, Cowen, WV 26206, Wednesday, April 16, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm


Ellen Cottrell is no longer collecting funds for the Wallback Pleasant Hill Baptist cemetery.


Artisans, prepare now for the Elk River Fest Artisans and crafters of all trades, prepare now to market your items at the Elk River Fest in June. Whether your specialty is crafts, quilts, pottery, paintings, sculptures, furniture, jams, jellies or other trade, now is the time to work on your inventory so you will have a good supply on hand come June. The Clay County Business Development Authority has booth spaces available. Call Roberta Faile at 587-2949 for more information.


Clay County Little League is looking for a volunteer or two with a dozer or other equipment to complete some work at Dundon.  We need to prepare a spot for a batting cage, a new field, cut a few trees and do some general clean-up.  Need to complete soon.  Call Greg Sizemore if you can help.  304-587-8393 H or 304-880-3331 C.


Clay County Historical Society Library is now open on Thursdays from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, located upstairs in the old courthouse.  Questions? Please call (304) 587-7652


Sam Samples Cemetery at Procious is still in need of donations as there has been little response after several weeks of advertising. Those of us with relatives and loved ones in the cemetery have a collective responsibility to maintain grounds including mowing and weed eating, tree trimming, etc. There are a faithful few who send donations but this is not sufficient to cover maintenance. Please send donations to Loretta Samples Moore 5008 Pequonia Drive, Elkview, WV 25071 or call 304-965-5704 for more information.


If you are a foreign combat veteran interested in helping make the community we live in a better place, then the VFW is the organization that you are looking for. The VFW is now in need of the younger generation of combat veterans to start taking the reins of the organization. It is a very rewarding brother/sister hood if you are willing to put some time into some of the projects the post is involved in. We look forward to seeing you at the post hall. Meeting times are the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 1900. Persons interested in more information can email or call 304-632-5129.  Commander Jack Jones.


No hunting or trespassing, James “Jim Bob” Canter, on Sattler property on Widen Ridge.


Clay County High School will be offering a welding class on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6pm-9pm, starting April 15, 2014. The course will run for five weeks. The class will meet in the CTE Building in room V-121’s shop. This class is an intermediate course so some welding experience is required. If you are interested in attending, please call the CCHS Vocational Department at 304-587-4743 and ask for Mrs. Greenlee. If you would like further details, you may contact the instructor, Mr. John Pruitt, after 6 pm at 304-587-2415.