Progress photo by Lorrie Ross
Progress photo by Travis Dockery
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Later this year, the afternoon sky will become totally dark for more than two minutes while a total solar eclipse sweeps a narrow path across the United States.
Progress photo by Lorrie Ross

The 28th Annual Clay County Community Awards program held at Hinton Center on Jan. 12 was not just a time for good food and laughter, but a time for acknowledging the hard work of many.


Progress photo by Travis Dockery
The turn of the calendar to 2017 has found Hayesville’s JV team struggling to find consistency in their games.
Progress photo by Travis Dockery

The Lady Yellow Jackets had a busy week with four games scheduled in five days. It’s rare for a team to have four games scheduled in a week and is a challenge both physically and mentally.

Photo courtesy of Anita Tison
The men’s and women’s swim teams for Hayesville High School competed at Clarkesville Aquatics Center in Georgia on Jan. 14.


William T. "Bill" Henson, Sr., 76, of Elberton, Ga. passed away Jan. 16, 2017 after an extended illness.

Leroy "Lee" Heslekrants, 81, of Hayesville and formerly of St. James, Minn. and Davie, Fla., passed away on Nov. 25, 2016 from a long battle with cancer.

Justine Lucy Jones Rozier, 95, died Jan. 12, 2017 in Chapel Hill, N.C. Born in Ashland, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Anna E. Nicholls Jones and John Paul Jones.

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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