The Clay County Food Pantry has a critical need for food donations. Supplies from their normal suppliers like Ingles and Manna are lower than normal, but clients have increased so the need is greater. Food pantry volunteer Fred Sickel said the food pantry will remain open to serve the community, but will continue using the drive through method of distribution as long as necessary

Pantry in ‘critical state’

As stories are being shared about some Americans hoarding food and other supplies, there are many who do not have enough to feed their families from week to week. Yet, while the need for food is increasing, local resources to acquire additional…

Debbie Mauney named County Manager


At Thursday’s Clay County Board of Commissioners meeting, the Board voted unanimously to remove the interim title from Debbie Mauney, officially making her Clay County Manager.

Scam Alert


A scammer has been calling local residents stating they are with Moore Insurance and are asking for personal information.  This is an attempt to steal your identity or bank account information.  Do

Dorothy Lou Roach


Dorothy Lou Roach, 88, of Hayesville, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 27, 2020 in the Murphy Nursing Home.

Evelyn Thomas Hall


Mrs. Evelyn Thomas Hall passed away on Tuesday March 24, 2020, in Blairsville, Ga. She was born on Dec. 6, 1926, in Marshall, N.C.

Charles T. Anderson


Charles T. Anderson, 86, of Hayesville, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Clay County Care Center.