New Deputy In Town

Congratulations to Deputy Sheriff Anthony Sherrell. Deputy Sherrell graduated from the Walters State Community College Basic Law Enforcement Class on June 6. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office extends a very warm welcome to Deputy Sherrell and his family to the Sheriffs Office family. Job well done Deputy Sherrell! For more on this story, pick up…

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Do Twins Run In Your Family?

In one Clay County family they do. Kyla Smith is finding out first hand that they do. Her great, great grandmother started when she had twin boys, Roy and Troy. Then her great grandmother had two sets of twins, a boy and girl, Darrell and Shirley (Shirley is Kyla’s grandmother) and then she had twin…

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County Receives Site Grant

The Joint Industrial Board of Celina and Clay County has been awarded a Site Development Grant by the State of Tennessee’s Department of Economic and Community Development. The grant award of nearly $60,000 will fund ongoing efforts to develop the Mitchell Street site for industrial recruitment. “We are fortunate here in Clay County to have…

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Celina Man Facing Charges

A Celina man was arrested in Cookeville on Wednesday night following a shooting. David Garrett Devries, 41, of Brown Street, was arrested for aggravated assault, tampering with evidence and violating bond conditions by Algood Police. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen-Statesman on newsstands now, or subscribe online at…

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Obituaries

Obituaries 6/18/19

Edward Aaron Cahill Edward Aaron Cahill, 55, of Peterburg, Ind., passed away May 24 at the Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind. Funeral services were held May 30 at Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs with Willie Sawyers and John Cook officiating. Interment followed in the Lucinda Cemetery in Russell Springs. Pallbearers were: Steve Cahill,…

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Obituaries 6-11-19

Eddie Scott Eddie Scott, 54, of Celina passed away May 31 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held June 2 at the Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Kenneth Beaty officiating. Interment followed in the Fitzgerald Cemetery. Active pallbearers were: Greg Davis, William Collins, Tim Bertram, Jon Scott, Dutch Johnson and Johnny Rich. Honorary pallbearers were:…

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Obituaries 6/4/19

Irvin Kenneth Roberts Irvin Kenneth Roberts, 84, of the Hermitage Springs Community passed away May 20 at the Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were held May 23 from the chapel of Anderson and Son Funeral Home with Roy Henson officiating. Interment followed in the Browning Cemetery. He was born Oct. 30, 1934 in…

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Recent News

New Deputy In Town

Congratulations to Deputy Sheriff Anthony Sherrell. Deputy Sherrell graduated from the Walters State Community College Basic Law Enforcement Class on June 6. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office extends a very warm welcome to Deputy Sherrell and his family to the Sheriffs Office family. Job well done Deputy Sherrell! For more on this story, pick up…

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Do Twins Run In Your Family?

In one Clay County family they do. Kyla Smith is finding out first hand that they do. Her great, great grandmother started when she had twin boys, Roy and Troy. Then her great grandmother had two sets of twins, a boy and girl, Darrell and Shirley (Shirley is Kyla’s grandmother) and then she had twin…

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County Receives Site Grant

The Joint Industrial Board of Celina and Clay County has been awarded a Site Development Grant by the State of Tennessee’s Department of Economic and Community Development. The grant award of nearly $60,000 will fund ongoing efforts to develop the Mitchell Street site for industrial recruitment. “We are fortunate here in Clay County to have…

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Celina Man Facing Charges

A Celina man was arrested in Cookeville on Wednesday night following a shooting. David Garrett Devries, 41, of Brown Street, was arrested for aggravated assault, tampering with evidence and violating bond conditions by Algood Police. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen-Statesman on newsstands now, or subscribe online at…

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22nd Annual Kids’ Fishing Rodeo A Tremendous Success

On the morning of June 8, a total of 2,000 nine-inch rainbow trout, 10 large display rainbow trout and brook trout were released in the creek below the Dale Hollow National Fish Hatchery for the 22 annual “Kids’ Fishing Rodeo.” Held in celebration of National Fishing and Boating Week, the Rodeo was open to kids…

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Grand Opening Held For Therapy Addition At CH&R

On June 11, Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center invited the community to tour the new therapy addition. Construction began in September of 2018 and completed in April of 2019. An outpatient therapy gym and six private short-term rehabilitative suites were constructed to provide services to the residents of Clay County. For more on this story, pick…

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