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News for Subscribers

Clay County Sheriff Bobby Deese said his department receives regular calls about used needles being found in public areas. 

Clay County school’s kindergarten registration will be held Thursday, April 18 at Hayesville Elementary School. To be eligible for registration your child must be 5 years old on or before Aug.

Did you know there is a rain garden located in the Veteran’s Park? The proper name is a bio-retention cell but a rain garden is a more familiar term.

Sports for Subscribers

For auto racing fans like me, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. Different divisions from across the sport are taking the green flag on their seasons.

And just like that, it's all over.

With the regular season over, the JV Yellow Jacket basketball team set their sights on a Smoky Mountain Conference tournament championship.


Ralph Dean Votrian, 88, of Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away on Feb. 13, 2019. He was born on Jan. 1, 1931 in Belleville, Ill. to the late Florence and Frank Newgent.

It is with great sadness that the family of Jennifer Justice Raeburn, 48, announces her passing after a long illness on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at Cartersville Medical Center.

Jack “Jay” Rushin Hun- gerford, 35, of Hayesville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, Tenn.

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