Progress photo by Travis Dockery
Courtesy of Appalachian State Sports Information/Tim Cowie
Progress photo by Travis Dockery
Progress photo by Lorraine Bennett

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Clay Logan was elected chairman of the Clay County Board of Commissioners and Robert Penland was chosen vice chairman at the board’s Thursday evening meeting.
The town square will be filled with the sights and sounds of the season Saturday as the 29th annual Hayesville Christmas Parade ushers in the holiday.
In an effort to bring shoppers back to their hometowns, National Small Business Day was held on Saturday, Nov. 26.


On Nov. 18, Young Harris College hosted a special induction ceremony and dinner in the Rollins Campus Center to honor the 2016 YHC Athletics Hall of Fame inductees.

Arizona Diamondbacks - Signed free agent C Jeff Mathis.  

Courtesy of Appalachian State Sports Information

Appalachian State head Scott Satterfield and Toledo head coach Jason Candle were in town Thursday morning for the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl Head Coaches Press Conference at the Multiplex at Cramto


Andrew Jackson Dockery, 81, of Warne, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Murphy Medical Center.

Patsy Jones Hendrix, 78, of Murphy, died peacefully in her home on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. She was born in Gaston County, N.C. on May 23, 1938.

Robert William von der Osten, 96, of Hayesville, and formerly of Ormond Beach, Fla.; Staten Island, N.Y. and Boaz, Ala. passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 at his home.

Clay County Progress

Mailing Address: PO Box 828, Hayesville, NC 28904
Physical Address: 43 Main Street, Hayesville, NC 28904
Phone: 828-389-8431
Fax: 828-389-9997

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