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NOTICE OF PRIMARY ELECTION AND SPECIAL ELECTION OF AN
ADVISORY REFERENDUM ON A QUARTER CENT
INCREASE ON LOCAL SALES AND USE TAX
CLAY COUNTY,
NORTH CAROLINA
A primary election will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in Clay County to vote in the following contests: Democratic Ballot: US House of Representatives District 11, Sales Tax Referendum. Republican Ballot: US House of Representatives District 11, Board of Commissioners, Register of Deeds, Sheriff, Board of Education, Sales Tax ReferendumNon Partisan Ballot: Sales Tax ReferendumA special election authorized by Article 46 of Chapter 105 of the N.C. General Statutes for an advisory referendum on the question of whether to levy a local sales and use tax at the rate of one-quarter percent (0.25%) in Clay County, NC will also be on the ballot and said special election will be held at the same date, times, and locations as the Primary Election as set out above. Polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the day of the election, Tuesday, May 8. One-stop early voting will be held at the Clay County Board of Elections office and One-stop early voting will be open from Thursday, April 19 until 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 5. CLAY COUNTY ONE-STOP EARLY VOTING HOURS ARE: MONDAY THRU FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. UNTIL 6:00 P.M. AND SATURDAYS APRIL 21, 28 AND MAY 5 8:00 A.M. UNTIL 1:00 P.M.
Canvass will be held in the Clay County Board of Elections office at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 18.Absentee voting by mail is available. Requests for an absentee ballot must be made on an absentee request form (available on the State Board of Elections website, at the county board of elections office and where one-stop early voting is offered), and must be received in the Clay County Board of Elections office or any one-stop early voting site by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1. Absentee voting requires the voter to complete an application on the return envelope that must be witnessed by two qualified persons or a notary public. Completed absentee ballots must be returned to the Clay County Board of Elections by 5:00 p.m. on Election Day (ballots received by mail after this time will be timely if received within three business days and postmarked by Election Day). Voters may receive assistance voting a mail-in absentee ballot from a qualified person of their choice. If the voter lives in a facility such as a nursing home, and the voter?s near relative or legal guardian is not available, the voter or the facility can arrange to have the county board of elections schedule a visit by a Multipartisan Assistance Team to provide assistance and serve as witnesses.All persons who are registered to vote with the Clay County Board of Elections may vote in this election. Persons who are not already registered to vote in the county must register by Friday, April 13 to be eligible to vote in this election. Voters who are not registered in the county by that deadline may register and vote during one stop early voting only, and will be required to provide documentation of their identity and residence. Voters who wish to change party affiliation or who have changed name or address must do so by the registration deadline. Voters who fail to timely make a change in name or address in the county must update the information when presenting to vote, and may be required to vote a provisional ballot. Voters voting in person are entitled to assistance by an election official, or, if assistance is needed due to disability or illiteracy, by a qualified person of their choice. Voting sites are accessible to all voters. Curbside voting is available for voters who are not able to enter voting sites. Persons with questions about registration, polling places, early voting, absentee ballots, a Multipartisan Assistance Team visit to a facility, or other election matters may call the Clay County Board of Elections Office at 828-389-6812.
Jerry Anderson, ChairmanClay County Board
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS OFANNE MARIE TAIT
Having qualified as Co-Administrator of the Estate of Anne Marie Tait, deceased, late of Clay County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address:
Monica Allison,
1304 Hot House Road, Hayesville, NC, 28904,
on or before June 25, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.
This the 22nd day of March , 2018.
Monica Allison,
Co-Administrator of the Estate of
Anne Marie Tait, Deceased
LAW OFFICES OF MERINDA SWANSON WOODY, P.A.Merinda S. Woody
Attorney for the
Estate of Anne Marie TaitP.O. Box 1519
Hayesville, North Carolina 28904(828) 389-0202.
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF
MARIA LUGARDA (LAURA) CECILIA CHAVEZ
REINHARDT
Having qualified as Executrix of the Estate of Maria Lugarda (Laura) Cecilia Chavez Reinhardt, deceased, late of Clay County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address:
P.O. Box 525
Hayesville, NC 28904,
on or before the 6th day of July, 2018 or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.
This 20th day of March, 2018
Teresa Ann Reinhardt
Atchison
Executrix
of the Estate of
Maria Lugarda (Laura) Cecilia Chavez Reinhardt
Deceased
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State of North Carolina
County of Clay
In the General Court
Superior Court Division
Notice to Creditors of
Phyllis Roberts Emanuel
Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Phyllis Roberts Emanuel, Deceased, late of Clay County, State of North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address:
Patricia Roberts Payne
4474 Pine Log Road
Brasstown, NC 28902
on or before the 2nd day of July, year 2018.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment. This the 20th day of March, year 2018.
Patricia Roberts Payne
of the estate of
Phyllis Roberts Emanuel
James V. Parker
Parker Law Firm
PO Box 1190
Hayesville, NC 28904
828-389-4909
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Notice to creditors of
Helen Louise Ledford
Having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of Helen Louise Ledford, Deceased, late of Clay County, State of North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address:
Joyce Myers
424 Deitz-Cable Road
Hayesville, NC 28904
on or before the 5th day of July, year 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.
This the 26th day of March, year 2018.
Joyce Myers of the estate of
Helen Louise Ledford, deceased.
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STATE OF NORTH
CAROLINA,
COUNTY OF CLAY,
IN THE GENERAL COURT, SUPERIOR COURT
DIVISION
FILE NO. 18-E-37;
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
OF PENNY R. HAGINS;
Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Penny R. Hagins, late of Towns County, State of Georgia, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address;
CAROL MIXON
c/o Lance Law Firm, P.C.
57 Sears Way,
Blairsville, GA 30512
on or before June 25, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of recovery.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment. This 27th day of March, 2018.
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Clay County Board
of Elections
Notice of Additional
Absentee Meetings.
The following is a notice of Additional Absentee Meeting in which the Clay County Board of Elections will meet (if necessary) to approve the applications for absentee ballots for the Primary Election to be held on May 8, 2018 Meetings will be held at the Clay County Board of Elections Office, 54 Church Street Hayesville, NC 28904, pursuant to G.S. 163.230.1(c1). Other business may be transacted by the board at this time.
5:00 PM Friday May 4, 2018
5:00 PM Monday May 7, 2018
Jerry Anderson, Chairman
Clay County Board of
Elections
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF CLIFFORD F. WILBUR
Having qualified as Executrix of the Estate of Clifford F. Wilbur, deceased, late of Clay County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address: Karen Niemczyk,
c/o Law Offices of Merinda S. Woody, P.A.,
P.O. Box 1519,
Hayesville, NC, 28904,
Resident Process Agent for the Estate of Clifford F. Wilbur, on or before July 16th, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.This the 12th day of April , 2018.Karen Niemczyk,
Executrix of the Estate of
Clifford F. Wilbur,
Deceased
LAW OFFICES OF
MERINDA SWANSON WOODY, P.A.
Merinda S. Woody
Attorney for the Estate of
Clifford F. Wilbur
P.O. Box 1519
Hayesville, North Carolina 28904
(828) 389-0202
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS of the Estate of Max Payne
Having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of Max Payne, Deceased, late of Clay County, State of North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address:
Debra Payne Mease
2548 Highway 175
Hayesville NC 28904
on or before the 12th day of July, year 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.
All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.
This the 6th day of April, year 2018.
Debra Mease of the Estate of Max Payne, deceased.
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS of the Estate of Robert Miller
Having qualified as the Public Administrator of the Estate of Robert Miller, deceased, late of Clay County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons having claims against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to the undersigned at the following address:
James V. Parker, Jr.
Public Administrator
c/o Parker Law Firm, P.C.
PO Box 1190
Hayesville, NC 28904, on or before Juy 12, 2018, or this Notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery. All persons indebted to said decedent will please make immediate payment.
This the 6th day of April, year 2018.
James V. Parker, Jr, Public Administrator for the Estate of Robert Miller.
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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