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Progress photo by Travis Dockery

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On March 30 through April 1, the Hayesville High School Health Occupation Students of America club, HOSA, traveled to Greensboro, N.C.

Sheriff Davis said on Saturday, April 23, Clay County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to 66 George Sorrels Road in Hayesville, in reference to a disturbance.

The Clay County Board of Education has approved a slight price hike in the cost of daily school lunches for elementary students beginning with the 2016-17 school year in August.


On Monday, April 18, six and a half tables of the Appalachian Duplicate Bridge Club played a Mitchell movement at All Saints Lutheran Church in Blairsville, Ga.

Photo courtesy of Jennifer Reaux

Going into their meet in Murphy, coach Zach Moss and his track and field team knew the final results might look a bit different than they have throughout most of the season.

The Hayesville High School Athlete of the Week is sophomore track athlete Brian Smith. Smith has won multiple events and set school records in the 100 and 200 meter dashes.


Harold E. Anderson, 85, died peacefully Monday, April 18, 2016 at his home in Quincy, Wash. He was born June 5, 1930 in Clay County to the late William Carmon and Maymie Curtis Anderson.

Hazel Pleasant Johnson, 89, died on Sunday, April 24, 2016, at Murphy Medical Center. Hazel was born in Angier, N.C. on Jan. 5, 1927, to the late James and Zora Guy Pleasant.

Sharon Moss Howard passed away peacefully to be kept in the Loving Saviour’s arms for eternity on April 23, 2016 at Aultman Compassionate Care in Canton, Ohio following an extended illness.

Clay County Progress

Mailing Address: PO Box 828, Hayesville, NC 28904
Physical Address: 43 Main Street, Hayesville, NC 28904
Phone: 828-389-8431
Fax: 828-389-9997

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