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MC Boles, 89

CELINA-Funeral Services for MC Boles of Tallahassee, FL and formerly of Celina were held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Upton-Hay Funeral Home. Steve Jones officiated and interment followed in the Turkeytown Cemetery. Huel Boles, Kenny Hurt, Charles E. Short, Ryan Boles, Scott Dulworth and Jacob Dulworth served as pallbearers. Ms. MC Boles, […]

Kathleen Newman Copas, 86

RED BOILING SPRINGS-Funeral Services for Kathleen Newman Copas of Hermitage Springs were conducted Saturday afternoon, September 2, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home. Jimmy Cook officiated and interment followed in the Hermitage Springs Cemetery. Her pallbearers were Brian Copas, Josh Copas, Joe Copas, Greg Rich, Jerry Copas and […]

Public notices for Clay County, TN published September 6, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE The Clay County Commission meeting set for September 4 has been moved to September 11 at 6 p.m. at the Clay County Government Complex due to the Labor Day holiday. • IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR CLAY COUNTY, TENNESSEE NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF PHILLIP RAY BREWER, SR., Deceased – Case No. 2017-PR-27 […]

Public notices for Clay County published August 30, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE The Clay County Commission meeting set for September 4 has been moved to September 11 at 6 p.m. at the Clay County Government Complex due to the Labor Day holiday. • IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR CLAY COUNTY, TENNESSEE NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF PHILLIP RAY BREWER, SR., Deceased – Case No. 2017-PR-27 […]

New-look Dawgs dominate Blue Devils 32-7

1st-year players help secure first win over JC in 9 yrs. By THOMAS P. WEAVERHORIZON Editor GAINESBORO-The drought is over and Bulldog football is back! Not only did Clay County beat arch-rival Jackson County for the first time in almost a decade, but they did it with a 32-7 domination of the Blue Devils for […]

Celina fire department receives oxygen masks for pets in distress

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Junior Bulldogs draw even with homecoming blowout of Tompkinsville

By THOMAS P. WEAVER HORIZON Editor CELINA-After dropping a heartbreaker to Jackson County by a score of 28-24 in their season-opener, the Celina Junior High Football team drew even for 2017 with a blowout of Tompkinsville here at Coach John Teeples Field last Thursday night on Homecoming. Orchestrated by eighth-grade starting quarterback Keaton Arms, the […]

ARLP loans available for Clay County homeowners

Clay County homeowners may be eligible for funds through the Appalachian Renovation Loan Program (ARLP) for repairs or improvements to their homes. ARLP is a program provided through the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) to improve homeownership for residents of Appalachian counties. Homeowners of single-family (one-to-four unit) homes in Clay County that require repairs or modifications are […]

Bonnie Bean Torgersen, 80

RED BOILING SPRINGS-Funeral Services for Bonnie Bean Torgersen of the Leonard Community in Clay County were conducted Sunday afternoon, August 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs. E.C. Meadows officiated and interment followed in the Macon County Memorial Gardens in Lafayette.  Her pallbearers were […]

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Local students attend Girls State

NASHVILLE-The Celina American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Unit 18 recently sent two Clay County High School students here for a weeklong learning experience at ALA Girls State on the campus of Lipscomb University. Lauren McHenry and Mary Smith represented the local ALA Unit at the leadership experience event offered to more than 550 rising high school […]

Fresh start for Bulldog football kicked off last Friday night at rival Jackson County

With first-year head coach Matt Bates at the reins since spring, the Dawgs have shown some promise in the preseason and the former Stone Memorial High School offensive coordinator showed his excitement about his new team’s debut this week.

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Clay County Library receives gift from author Garrett

CELINA-Overton County native Edwin Garrett recently presented a copy of his new book, “They Said It Their Way”, to the Clay County Library. Just released by Fideli Publishing of Martinsville, IN the book is a collection of old sayings and by-words and has been proclaimed “The Official Tennessee Book of By-words and Old Sayings.” Garrett […]

National Rolley Hole marble tournament sign-up now underway

STANDING STONE PARK-Registration for the National Rolley Hole Marbles Championship scheduled here for Saturday, September 16, 2017, began August 14 and continues through Thursday, September 7, 2017. To sign-up call the park office, 931-823-6347, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., daily. Entrants must provide the name, email address, mailing address, and phone number of both […]