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Tourism rep stops in Celina

CELINA-Sara Beth Urban, the middle Tennessee regional manager for the state department of tourism, recently met with community leaders here at the office of the Clay County Partnership Chamber of Commerce. Those in attendance discussed the various issues affecting tourism trade in the county, including improving marketing, downtown appearance, highway access, and popularity of Dale […]

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Power outage scheduled by Tri County Electric

Weather permitting, power will be interrupted to all areas served from the Celina substation beginning at 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017. That’s according to a news release by Tri-County Electric. Power is expected to be restored to all areas by 1:00 a.m. Sunday, November 19, 2017. The Celina substation covers all of Clay […]

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Local companies, workers turn out for first Jobs Fair

JOBS FAIR-These Clay County High School seniors talk to a local employer at the Clay County Jobs Fair Wednesday, November 1 at the Government Complex in Celina. (Photo courtesy Clay County Partnership Chamber of Commerce)[/caption]CELINA-The recent jobs fair held here was well-attended by job-seekers and employers, and will be the first of more to come, […]

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Horizon Sports Network to carry CCHS basketball

CELINA-After a successful season of Clay County High School football live-stream broadcasts, the Horizon Sports Network (HSN) has announced they will also be carrying both Bulldog and Lady Bulldog basketball on this website—www.dalehollowhorizon.com. A 10-game regular-season slate will begin with a Tuesday, November 21 broadcast of a CCHS home contest versus Van Buren County—which will […]

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Jobs clearinghouse developed to pair employers with workers

CELINA-The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) and the Clay County Workforce Development Committee are launching a jobs “clearinghouse” program. The purpose of the clearinghouse will be to gather job openings information from employers across Clay County, and also to gather information from prospective employees looking for work. “We’re going to match employers from both […]

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Tennessee Crossroads to feature Dale Hollow Dam’s story

CELINA-The story of Dale Hollow Dam will soon be told on television, thanks to the efforts of Tennessee Crossroads executive producer Ed Jones and videographer Paul Mojonnier—who visited the powerhouse and lake here earlier this month to learn about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District’s involvement in producing hydroelectric power. The two were […]

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Seniors and caregivers invited to upcoming Senior Expo

COOKEVILLE-The Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) invites seniors and caregivers from across the region to attend the 16th Annual Upper Cumberland Senior Expo Thursday, October 19, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. here at Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion. The Senior Expo brings businesses, service providers, seniors and caregivers together in a one-day […]

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Smith 5k runs to record total money raised

The fourth annual Doug Smith Memorial 5K, held at Dale Hollow Dam Park, set a new fund raising total of more than $1600.00 with the support of more than 64 participants and various sponsors.
Eli Smith was the overall winner. Click to see all times and a photo gallery.

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Senate special election a 2-person race

CLAY COUNTY-Only two candidates, one Republican and one Democrat, have qualified to run in the upcoming special election to fill the vacated 17th District State Senate seat left open by the resignation of Mae Beavers—who did so to make a run at the governorship in 2018. According to local administrator of elections Wanda Daniels, both […]

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Clay County Library to host trick-or-treaters

By JUDITH CUTRIGHT Director of Library Services The Clay County Public Library will welcome all trick­or­treaters to stop in the library from 3:00 until 4:30 on Tuesday, October 31. The library will be closing at 12:30 on Friday, November 10 and be closed on Saturday, November 11 for Veteran’s Day.

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Fall Fest Chili Cook-off next Saturday on the Celina square

CELINA-The 9th Annual Clay County Fall Fest Chili Cook-Off is scheduled for next Saturday, October 14 on the courthouse square here with activities in addition to the cook-off to include live music, a bounce house, a guess the pumpkin weight contest, and a best decorated booth competition. Food and concessions will also be available. The […]

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Tri-County Electric linemen head out to help Georgia

LAFAYETTE-Eight Tri-County Electric linemen and four bucket trucks recently headed to Clarkesville, GA to help Habersham EMC restore power to nearly 10,000 members, following damage from Hurricane Irma. Adam Borders, Alan Carman, Anthony Carter, Casey Cole, Holden Pitts, Kolby Sullivan, Brad Wood, and Tim Wooten were the Tri-County linemen traveling to help others. “Tri-County Electric […]

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Abney joins county museum board

CELINA-Officials with the Clay County Museum recently announced the addition of Carol Venea’ Abney to the organization’s board of directors. “The Museum is honored to have such a talented board member and she is, and has already been, a great asset to the board with her vision and ideas,” they said. Abney is a graduate […]

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