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The Clay County Commission Thursday awarded a bid for $208,970 worth of work for construction at the Clay County Health Department to Board Chairman Robert Penland.

Progress photo by Becky Long

Summer did not begin well for some Clay County children and families. The swimming pool at Chatuge Shores Golf Course is currently closed.

 A former teacher and coach at Andrews High School was indicted Monday on charges that she allegedly had a sexual relationship with one of her students. 

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ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Braves announced today that Tennessee high school catcher Luke Terry will announce Atlanta's first selection in the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft.

Young Harris College's Emily Harris became the first All-American in the softball program's NCAA era when

 Medical Center collected more than 215 pounds of items to donate to Clay and Cherokee counties’ REACH shelters.


 Richard Kerr “Richie” Story, 87, of Hayesville, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Erlanger Murphy Medical Center. He was a native of Queens, N.Y.

 Charles Lewis Sherrill was a blessing to this world for 40 wonderful years. He was the son of Charles D. Sherrill and Betty H. Sherrill, a man who walked with the character of God. 

 Margaret Lou Dehart Stephens, of Shooting Creek, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, Tenn., after a brief illness.

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