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Progress photo by Lorrie Ross
Progress photo by Lorraine Bennett
Photo courtesy of Teressa Woodard

News for Subscribers

“My only claim to fame is an old hound dog,” said Mattie Cayce who turned 100 years old on May 12. Cayce was referring to a couple of brothers who were her ancestors.

 Raymond Lupin, of Hayesville, says a quick decision to play on his way out of town won him a $106,435 Cash 5 jackpot. 

 On May 10, law enforcement officers searched a Towns County residence and more than $7,000 worth of illegal drugs were seized, according to a release from the Towns County Sheriff’s Office.

Sports for Subscribers

 The highlight of the day for the Ladies Golf Association was Sidney Moser’s hole-in-one on number 11 at The Ridges Country Club.

Photo courtesy of Michael Anderson

 The Chatuge Anglers High school fishing team of Caz Anderson and Luke Barrett won the 2018 Georgia Bass Nation High School Angler of the Year points race.


 Delores Patterson, 72, of Interlachen, Fla., passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at Hospice of Chattanooga.

 Faye Fontella Evans Dunkle Shumway, 94, peacefully passed on Good Friday, March 30, 2018.
 Kenneth James Laney, 55, of Marble, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018 at his residence.

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