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Pumpkins will fly next weekend

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It may look like there’s been a pumpkin revolt several days from now. No revolt, but it will be the 11th annual Clay County Punkin Chunkin, a time when pumpkins really fly.

Standoff ends with no injuries

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On Thursday, Oct. 3, a Clay County Sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to a residence in the Snoozy Park area of Brasstown to conduct a civil standby.

High school sports complex moves forward

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Fans are likely to hear the cracks of bats and balls whizzing over home-plate in a brand new Hayesville High School sports complex, but it won’t be in time for next year’s baseball season. 

Total loss in Warne

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In the early morning hours of Tuesday, Oct. 8, fire broke out in this hay barn in Warne. The barn was storing around 200 bales of hay when the fire struck.

Steins & Wine Around the Square

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Colorful leaves and cooler temps offer the perfect ambiance for sipping a little liquid refreshment, especially if the setting is the historic courthouse square in downtown Hayesville.

It’s dry, but no burn ban yet

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Clay County is experiencing a moderate drought, according to the North Carolina Drought Management Council, but that’s not enough for officials to implement a burn ban.

Suspect has Monday court date

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Clay County resident Julie Marie Morrison is scheduled to appear in criminal court at the Clay County Courthouse Monday, Oct 7.

Enjoy a fun evening downtown

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 Fall weather should provide the perfect setting for the 7th annual 2019 Steins & Wine Around the Square.