Vacation Bible School will be held August 4 – 7 at Lighthouse Baptist Mission 153 School Street, Ivydale. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm daily. Lunch is provided. For transportation or information call 304-587-7290.
Yard Sale, Saturday, July 25 from 8:00 – ????? Frances White’s residence located at 1329 Ovapa Road. Women’s and men’s clothing, home interior pictures, purses, shoes and much more.
Benefit ride for J.J. Blankenship, Saturday, August 1, 2015. $10 per ATV. Registration begins at 9 am to 11 am at Dundon Ballfield, Clay, WV. Not Responsible for any accidents. Contact: Benny or Anita McKinney at 304-587-2380 with any questions. J.J. was recently diagnosed with cancer and all proceeds will go to her and her family to help with medical and transportation cost. Cash donations can be dropped off at the Clay County Sherriff’s Office to Teresa Davis. Money Orders or Cashier’s check made payable to J.J Blankenship, can be mailed to P.O. Box 439 Clay, WV 25043, attention Teresa Davis.
Hound dog found!! Black and white Walker Hound, has a little tan around face, male, no collar. Looks to be well taken care of. Found Tuesday morning in Ivydale, WV. He is located at Bob’s Muffler Shop and needs to find owner within 2 weeks or he will be sent for transport to a new home. Call 304-286-4182
Found – on Elkhurst Road two female black and tan pups, approximately 8 weeks old. Please call 304-767-8297 or 304-837-7633
West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance regularly scheduled visits in July. 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, July 1, and Wednesday, July 29, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm; Richwood City Hall (Nicholas County), 6 White Avenue, Richwood, WV 26261, Wednesday, July 8 CANCELED due to our agency’s annual conference; Webster Springs City Building (Webster County), 146 McGraw Avenue, Webster Springs, WV 26288, Wednesday, July 15, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm; Cowen American Legion Post No. 62 (Webster County), 63 Erbacon Road, Cowen, WV 26206, Wednesday, July 15, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm; Clay County Clerk (Clay County), 246 Main Street, Clay, WV 25043, Friday, July 17, 10:30 am – 1:00 pm. The office will be closed Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day and July 8, 9, 10 for the department’s annual training.
Clay County Democratic Committee meets the last Monday of each month at the Clay County Court House 7:00 pm. Democrats only.
Anyone interested in renting the Big Otter Community Building should contact Doris Douglas at 304-286-5623
The annual Alumni gathering of all Clay County High School and Widen High School graduates will be held at the Clay County High School Cafeteria on Saturday, September 19,2015, from 5:00pm to 8:30pm in conjunction with the Golden Delicious Apple Festival (Sept. 18, 19, 20.) All graduates are asked to help spread the word by telephone, internet, Facebook, etc. Please consider donating an item for the silent auction. Dinner will be served at 6:00pm. The dinner is sponsored by the Clay County Bank. Cost of the event per person is by donation. All proceeds go to the Alumni Scholarship Fund. If you are a graduate or have ever attended Clay County High School, please plan to attend and bring your spouse or friend. See you there! This event is sponsored by the Clay/Widen Alumni Association.
Walls reunion will be held at the residence of Jimmy Walls, of Clio WV August 1, 2015. Jim is the grandson of the late Joe and Lona Walls. Come out and have a good time. Bring your lawn chairs and a covered dish, there will be horseshoe and cornhole playing. For more info call 304-548-4830. Hopefully it won’t be too hot or raining.
Make plans now to attend the Hagars School Reunion, September 5th, 2015 from 10:00AM – ? at Bethel Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Ovapa, WV. Hope to see you there!
Big Otter Baptist Church in Ivydale, WV will have a Bible study in the book of Revelations every Wednesday night at 6:30pm. Everyone Welcome!
Pisgah Free Will Baptist Church has services every Sunday morning at 10:00 am, singing, preaching, praying and praising the Lord. The Lord blesses the service in a great way. Our Pastor Ron Doug Burdette preaches so many great and wonderful messages from God’s Holy word. Rev. Doug’s wife, Sandy, sings so many beautiful songs. There are small boys who sing also. Sister Chessie Welch sings a lot of beautiful songs. Everyone is welcome. There will be no night services until April. Olive Smith Nicholas
Come and be with us and enjoy the blessings from the Lord with us. “I was glad when they said unto me. Let us go into the house of the Lord.” Psalm 122.
Cross Country Christian Academy is now enrolling new students. For more info call 304-565-3399 or visit www.crosscountrychristian.org