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News for Subscribers

Due to the increase in visitors expected for the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, U.S.
Clay County has hit the jackpot for viewing Monday’s solar eclipse. We are right smack-dab in the path of totality and that is something to celebrate.
For several months, news media has warned of the impending eclipse.

Sports for Subscribers

The N.C. Bombsquad came in second place out of 18 teams in the Big Orange Showcase tournament in Knoxville Tenn.

Luke Morrow took first place with a five fish combined total of 18.18 pounds in the Hiawassee River Bass Club's July tournament held on Lake Nottley. 

Remember when we all had the ridiculous thought that social media would bring us closer together? Any hope of that being a reality can be dashed by simply reading the comments of any post.


Lucia “Lucy” Aparo, 104, of Hiawassee, Ga. passed away Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 at Brasstown Manor in Hiawassee.

Leland Wayne Meeks, 86, of Young Harris, Ga. died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017.

Belva Jean Moss Parker, 78, of Hayesville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 at Erlanger Medical Center.

Clay County Progress

Mailing Address: PO Box 483, Hayesville, NC 28904
Physical Address: 43 Main Street, Hayesville, NC 28904
Phone: 828-389-8431
Fax: 828-389-9997