Four Individuals Arrested For Meth

As officers went to serve a felony arrest warrant, four individuals were discovered with drugs and arrested. Jackson C. Bryan, Robert D. Syverson, James N. Garrett and Jamie A. Beechboard were all arrested on Nov. 3 by CCSO Sergeant Anthony Cain. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen Statesman…

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Republicans Sweep County

Kelly Keisling was re-elected to the Tennessee House of Representatives for District 38. Keisling was one of several republican victories in Clay County. Kelly Keisling got 1,671 votes in Clay County including: 892 absentee and early votes and 779 election day votes. 66.13 percent of Clay County voted for Keisling. His democratic challenger, Carol Abney…

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Confusion At The Commission Meeting

What should have been a routine Clay County Commission meeting was anything but routine. Two motions were made, seconded and then withdrawn. Additionally, a commissioner questioned the legality of one of the motions. The First Withdrawn Motion The first motion involved a resolution to appoint members to the Clay County Park and Recreation Board. For…

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USDA Representatives Visit Clay County

Representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) visited Clay County and spoke to people about various programs that local people may be eligible for. One of the programs that the USDA is involved in is a program for home improvement grants. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s…

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Obits 11/13/18

Wynell Buford Roylston Wynell Buford Roylston, 95 of Smyrna, GA passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 6. She will be laid to rest at the Buford Family Cemetery in Allons on November 15. She was born on May 30, 1923 in Willow Grove. She was a life long homemaker and a member of…

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Obits 11/6/18

Phillip A. Ratcliff Phillip A. Ratcliff, 72 of Celina, passed away on Oct. 28 at Skyline Medical Center. The family has chosen cremation. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later. He was born in Campbellsville, Ky. He was a truck driver. He was preceded in death by parents, Alfred Ratcliff and Emma Frances…

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Obits 10/30/18

George F. Raines Funeral services for Mr. George F. Raines, 84 of Gainesboro, were held on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro with Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Charlie West officiating. Interment followed in the Williams Cemetery in Clay County. He passed away on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 at…

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Recent News

Four Individuals Arrested For Meth

As officers went to serve a felony arrest warrant, four individuals were discovered with drugs and arrested. Jackson C. Bryan, Robert D. Syverson, James N. Garrett and Jamie A. Beechboard were all arrested on Nov. 3 by CCSO Sergeant Anthony Cain. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen Statesman…

Read More
Republicans Sweep County

Kelly Keisling was re-elected to the Tennessee House of Representatives for District 38. Keisling was one of several republican victories in Clay County. Kelly Keisling got 1,671 votes in Clay County including: 892 absentee and early votes and 779 election day votes. 66.13 percent of Clay County voted for Keisling. His democratic challenger, Carol Abney…

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Confusion At The Commission Meeting

What should have been a routine Clay County Commission meeting was anything but routine. Two motions were made, seconded and then withdrawn. Additionally, a commissioner questioned the legality of one of the motions. The First Withdrawn Motion The first motion involved a resolution to appoint members to the Clay County Park and Recreation Board. For…

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USDA Representatives Visit Clay County

Representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) visited Clay County and spoke to people about various programs that local people may be eligible for. One of the programs that the USDA is involved in is a program for home improvement grants. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s…

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Construction Will Expand CH&R

A construction project will expand the Celina Health and Rehab facility to allow them to expand their outpatient treatment options. The 3,424 square foot facility will allow for 12 additional beds and an outpatient occupational therapy room. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen Statesman on newsstands now, or…

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Man Charged With Murder Of Local Girl

Jacob Stanley Snyder of Nimm Road in Red Boiling Springs has been charged with attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly fatally wounded an 11-year-old girl. Snyder faces two counts of attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly shot two other victims. According to the TBI, the victim of the fatal shooting was 11-year-old Harley Evans of…

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