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Americans will likely find busy airports and rising airfares during the next several weeks. The Travel Security Administration (TSA) expects 62 million air travelers for Spring Break.

With more than 300 new car models to choose from, shopping for a new ride can be overwhelming.

The 20th annual Greening Up the Mountains festival will fill the streets of downtown Sylva, N.C., on Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


NASCAR announced a multi-year partnership with Hotels for Hope designating the company as the "Official Hotel Booking Partner of NASCAR®." Hotels for Hope, a hotel inventory brokerage with a philan

Progress photo by Travis Dockery

After their loss to Rosman, the Hayesville Yellow Jackets were eager to get out on the field and try to get back in the win column.


Virgil Gene Elliott, 75, of Hayesville, passed away March 19, 2017 at Murphy Medical Center.

John Charles Hembree, 71, of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Knoxville, Tenn., but lived in Murphy nearly all of his life.

Ora Davenport, 88, of Hayesville, passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in a Towns County care facility. She was a native and lifetime resident of Clay County.

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