(Lorrie Ross • Clay County Progress) The pumpkin pie eating contests held at 2:30 p.m. each day are popular for all ages. Young and old are cheered on as they each eat their way through a pumpkin pie, covered with whipped cream.

Pumpkins will fly

Cool weather should make for a great 11th annual Clay County Punkin Chunkin. If you have never seen a pumpkin fly, Punkin Chunkin is your chance. Catapults, air cannons, trebuchets and other powerful machines, toss pumpkins up to several thousand…

Town hall focuses on youth, alcohol

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“Clay County students do not think alcohol or marijuana is as dangerous as tobacco,” said Kelly Teague, regional coordinator for Community Impact NC, while presenting statistics from the PRIDE scho

Catamounts fall to Citadel

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Trailing by 25 points, Western Carolina rallied back to within two scores early in the second half at The Citadel on Saturday afternoon.

Brandon Overton tames Tri County

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Brandon Overton added his name to the prestigious list of winners of the Tarheel 50 as he dominated the 53-lapper earning him $10,053 for the victory Friday, Oct.

Pumpkins will fly

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Cool weather should make for a great 11th annual Clay County Punkin Chunkin. If you have never seen a pumpkin fly, Punkin Chunkin is your chance.

Catamounts fall to Citadel

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Trailing by 25 points, Western Carolina rallied back to within two scores early in the second half at The Citadel on Saturday afternoon.

Davenport repeats as champ

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Chatuge Shores Golf Course held its members’ only 2019 club championship Oct. 12-13. with 36 holes for two divisions.

Julia Penland Dellinger

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Julia Penland Dellinger, 95, of Cullowhee, N.C., died in her home surrounded by her family and canine companions, on Friday Oct. 11, 2019. 

Frank L. Woodard Jr.

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Frank L. Woodard Jr., 79, formerly of Hayesville and Cumming, Ga., passed away Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019 after a brief illness.

Dorothy Ann Allison

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Dorothy Ann Allison, 68, of Brasstown, passed away Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at North East Georgia Medical Center.