Clay County Progress / Oct. 29, 2020

Halloween happenings 2020

Halloween and other fall events look different this year but many families with children are still looking for something fun to enjoy together. Fortunately, there are several options in and around the county. Below is a Halloween run-down in order…

Overton brings excitement to Brasstown


“Big Sexy” Brandon Overton continued his stellar 2020 racing season tonight by recording his second straight ‘Tarheel 50’ title at Ray Cook’s Tri-County Race Track.

New court ready for play


I would like to take this time to thank everyone who had a role in making the outdoor access sand volleyball court at the Clay County Recreation Department become reality.

Franklin Barnett


S. Franklin Barnett, 86, of Murphy, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 20 in a Chat- tanooga, Tenn. hospital.

He was a native and life- time resident of Cherokee County.

Zane F. Bristol


Mr. Zane F. Bristol, 95, of Sharpsburg, Ga., passed away Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Barbara C. Bristol; a son, Mike Bristol.

Carol Bushey Kappert


Carol Bushey Kappert, 79, of Titusville, Fla., formerly of Glastonbury, Conn., beloved wife of Charles “Chuck” Kappert, passed away peacefully on Oct. 11, 2020. Carol was born in Hartford, Conn.