The Deli at Clay Development Corp/Clay Senior Center will permanently close September 01, 2017.  We would like to thank the community for their support and business over the last several years.  We will continue having our free dinners on Thursdays for the seniors in the community and other special occasion dinners through out the year.

August 31st  Noon to 2pm
Clay Development Building

Middle Creek Door of Hope
Saturday August 26th
9 to 1 Bickmore

2017 Golden Delicious
Registration Sept. 13th   10am to 2pm
Jubilee Mountain Church
Main Street Clay

    Quilt categories: Handmade, Hand and machine made; Machine made, Stamped; and Baby. Quilts entered in these categories will be judged. Ribbons and premiums for best of show, first , second, and third place in each category and people's choice. Heritage is an additional category. These entries will not be judged but can be voted on for people's choice. This category includes any quilt previously entered in the Clay County Golden Delicious Quilt and Needlework Show and treasured and loved family heirlooms. Entries will be accepted from present and previous Clay County residents.   Needlework categories are: cross stitch, embroidery, knitting crochet and miscellaneous needlework.  Each entry will be judged. First second and third place ribbons will be awarded in each category.  All entries will be eligible  for the People's Choice ribbon and the handmade quilt rack donated by the Clay County Bank. The public is invited to vote for their favorite entry.  The show will be open to the public Thursday Sept. 14th, Noon to 5pm, Friday 10am to 5pm and Saturday Sept. 16th 10 to 2pm. Entry forms are available in the Sheriff's Office, The Fabric Gift Shop, and at the time of registration.

Rise West Virginia
Disaster Recovery program. Intake locations, 4202 MacCorkle Ave. SE; Charleston W Va; 844 882 1942. Eligible homeowners must have owned and occupied home or mobile home as your primary residence at the time of the flood; Rental owners must have owned rental property at the time of the storm and the property must have been rented to a tenant, You must currently own your home. You must have unrepaired storm related damage. Homes must be located in 8 county region including Clay. 8-16-17

Bye Bye
Pro-WV would like to thank the communities of Clay and Kanawha counties for welcoming us and our outreach services into your homes. Our program will end on August 29th, 8/29/2017. Below is an assembled list of telephone numbers of various resources and services that may be available to you in your continued flood recovery.
FEMA Hotline 1 800 621 3362
Greater Clay Long Term Recovery 304 587 4700
Prestera 304 525 7851
WV VOAD 304 220 2570

Town of Clay
For Sale
1997 Jeep Cherokee
6 cyl.
147,744 miles
(The Town has the right to refuse any bid) (Bids will be dated and timed as they come in) (Bids need to be in by 4:00 pm, Sept.5, 2017) Mail bids to: P.O. Box 55 Clay, WV 25043  Or drop off at: 956 Main St. Clay, WV 25043

Clay County High School
Class of 1948 Reunion
will meet in the high school library on Sept. 16, 2017 at 11:00 am for their 69th class reunion. Please bring an item to donate to the silent auction for the High School Scholarship Fund. Any questions call: Joanna 304-548-7581; Clarice (Shamblin) Parsons 330-534-9957; or Ruby (Hivily) Shamblin 304-777-8108.

Clay High & Widen Alumni

   The annual alumni gathering of all Clay County High School and Widen High School graduates will be held at Clay High in the cafeteria on Saturday Sept. 16th from 5 to 8pm. This is in conjunction with the Golden Delicious Festival (Sept. 14 thru 16).  All graduates are asked to spread the word.
   Please consider donating an item for the silent auction. Dinner will be served at 5pm and is sponsored by the Clay County Bank.  Cost of the event by person is by donation. All proceeds benefit  Alumni Scholarship Fund.
  If you are a graduate or attended Clay High or Widen High, please plan to attend and bring your spouse or friend.
   The Clay High athletic Hall of Fame awards ceremony will be held in the auditorium at 7pm.
   This event is sponsored by the Clay High and Widen Alumni Association.
  See ya there!

the planning committee is gathering to put together some ideas for the CCHS Class of 1997 20-year-class reunion?  Contact Samuel Boggs at 304-619-6433 or

Big Otter Community Center
August Music Schedule
August 18th...Country Fried
August 25th...Cherry Run Bluegrass
Doors open at 4:00.  Music starts at 7:00.   $3.00 donation accepted at door.  Concessions.  More info call 304-286-2672.

CCHS Class of 1967
50 Year Reunion
September 16, 2017 – 3 P.M.
Clay Co. High School
During Apple Festival Weekend
Join the Alumni Dinner and Silent Auction in the Cafeteria at 5 P.M. Donation to CCHS Alumni Scholarship Fund at Door Covers Meal. Donate Something to the Silent Auction! No Prizes, No Flowers, Just a Get Together! Can’t tell you much more but if there are  questions: Email:

Clay County High Class of 57
60 Year Reunion
September 16, 3PM Clay County High School
For information – John Coulter 304 382-1338

Clay County Health Department
Still has Shingles shots available  for ages 60 and over.
Please get your vaccine while they are available.
The cost is 15.00.

2017 CAEZ Board Meeting
Location: Clay County Courthouse Commission Room
September 5
October 3
December 5
Note: * Meetings will be held at a different location

If you notice any Raccoons, Skunks, Bobcats, Coyotes, & Foxes acting strange or sick, please call 1-866-4USDA-WS
(1-866-487-3297) with the location and species found.  Samples may be collected by Wildlife Services staff to help monitor wildlife rabies in West Virginia. Do not approach or touch wild animals, alive or dead. Contact your local authorities if you need immediate assistance!  Strange or sick behavior can be: aggression, excessive salivation, circling, lethargy, stumbling, or paralysis.
Call 1-866-487-3297

Each Friday
(by appointment)
Noon to 3
Greater Clay Building
Downtown Clay

Lizemore FD & Ambulance Service
6 to 10pm
Concessions will be sold, Need Details? Dial 304 587 6058 or 304 587 6056


   If you have trash service with Waste Management you are entitled to Bulky Pickup. 2 large items per month and you must call at least 24 hours in advance of your regular service day for the pickup. These bulky items can be household furniture and large appliances, including but not limited to the following: refrigerators, washers, dryers, dishwashers and stoves.
   Any item containing Freon must have the Freon removed by a certified technician with the proper WV CFC Removal Certification Form documentation attached. Waste Management will also provide quarterly collection of waste tires OFF the rim, having a radius of no more than 16.5 in.  Limited to 2 tires per quarter (max 8 tires per calendar year).  As with any large/heavy item you must call in advance to schedule to have tires picked up.
   Please call Waste Management at 1-800-834-5019 for more information or for bulky pickup. Please help keep Clay County Clean! Brought to you by the Clay County Solid Waste Authority. 2-21-15

Local Scanner Frequencies

Clay Ambulance   453.125
Clay Fire            453.050
Clay Sheriff         460.125
Med Base            155.340
Clay Bd of Ed      463.625
King's Wrecker    460.575
Green Shirt Dispatcher  42.10
Green Shirt car to car    42.26
State Road       47.32
Char Weather   162.400
Spencer Weather   162.500