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V & F Transformer to expand Celina facility

V & F Transformer to invest $1.4 million creating 50 new jobs here over the next five years.

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Lions name Paul Boyce as Citizen of Year

Bonecutter is Lion of Year CELINA-Paul Boyce was named Clay County’s Citizen of the Year at its annual banquet held at the fairgrounds here. Named Lion Club member of the Year was Ike Bonecutter. Susan Bailey introduced Boyce, recognized by many as “that guy in the green hat”, by listing his many volunteer efforts including […]

Commission requests size reduction for school board

Clay County, TN-Minutes from the December meeting of the Clay County commissioners show that the commission unanimously voted to “change the number of school board members from ten (10) to five (5) members….” The motion was made by Bryan Coons and seconded by Parish Wright. All members present voted aye. The action took place during […]

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Mabry grabs All-State high school football nod

He and Mackey named All-UC Celina-Clay County High School all-time leading receiver Wyatt Mabry was recently honored with well-deserved recognition for his record-breaking senior season and illustrious career. The 6’-6” standout wide receiver—who is set to sign with Cumberland University in the coming months—was named to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association Class 1A All-State Football […]

12 to be inducted into Clay County Sports Hall of Fame January 23

Twelve new members will be inducted into the Clay County Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, Jan. 23.
Inductees will be recognized at a banquet and ceremonies at the high school cafeteria.  Current Hall of Fame Committee Chairman Don Napier will be the master of ceremonies. The entertainment for the day will be a highlight film of the 1969 Blanket Bowl, won by Celina High School

Celina Health and Rehab completes national safety program

Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center was among 19 Tennessee Health Care Association (THCA) member nursing homes recently honored for completing a national safety program designed to reduce certain health care-associated infections (HAI). The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Safety Program for Long-Term Care focuses on reducing catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) and other […]

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Ever-lasting Christmas feature added to Celina Square

Purchased with ticket proceeds from previous “Christmas on the Square” events and planted with assistance from the City of Celina and Clay County maintenance department, this evergreen now adorns the historic Clay County Courthouse grounds and will be decorated for the holidays annually.

Robert E. Dulworth, 73

CELINA-Funeral Services for Robert E. Dulworth of Celina were held on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 2:00 PM from the Chapel of the Hall Funeral Home. Bro. David Threet officiated. The interment followed in the Walker Cemetery. Timmy Dulworth, Barry Roach, Hack Boles, Mark Grace, Ray Boles, and Dickie Roberts served as active pallbearers. Ronald […]

Edward Durell Ashlock, 76

CELINA-Funeral Services for Durell Ashlock of Pea Ridge were held on Thursday, November 19th at 1 PM from the Chapel of the Hall Funeral Home. Bro. Ken Miller officiated. The interment followed in the Rock Springs Cemetery in Pea Ridge. The mules and wagon were driven by Johnny “Red” Key. Steve Webb, Robin Groce, William […]

Daniel Ross Kyle, 72

CLAY COUNTY-The family of Daniel Ross Kyle of the Ashlock Community has chosen cremation with a Celebration of Life scheduled at a later date. Mr. Daniel Ross “Danny” Kyle, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at the Cumberland River Hospital in Celina. Daniel Ross Kyle was born in Anderson, Indiana on August […]

Inus Ree (Odle) Cook, 94

CELINA-Funeral Services for Inus Ree (Odle) Cook of Tega Cay, SC, were held 1:00 p.m., Monday, November 16, 2015 at Upton Funeral Home. Dennis Miller officiated. Interment followed in the Moss Cemetery. Family and friends served as pallbearers. Memorials suggested to the Moss Cemetery. Inus Ree (Odle) Cook passed away Saturday, November 14, 2015 at […]

Clay County High School celebrates back-to-back Reward School years and more

Clay County High School students, faculty, and support staff all got a big pat on the back last week as director of schools Jerry Strong, principal Melissa White, and others lauded the amazing academic accomplishments of the school

Keisling’s efforts lauded

Clay County’s state representative Kelly Keisling (R–Byrdstown) continues to receive acclaim for his efforts in support of district organizations and 38th district issues. The Upper Cumberland Emergency Medical Services Directors Association recently named him as Legislator of the Year for his support and work on issues that benefit emergency medical personnel across the state and […]