Legals 8-20-19

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Default having been made in the terms, conditions, and payments provided for in that certain Deed of Trust registered November 18, 2008, of record in Book TD114, Page 207, Register’s Office for Clay County, Tennessee, from or executed by John William Daniels and Amanda Ranae Daniels to Stephanie Pressley, Trustee, and…

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County Library Selected For Project

The Clay County Library has been selected to participate in the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) and Association for Rural and Small Libraries’ (ARSL), Future Ready with the Library project. The Clay County Library is one of 16 participants selected to participate in the fourth cohort of the project. As part of the project, the Clay County Library will work with a community partner…

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Announcements 8-20-19

Job Fair in Clay County There will be a job fair in Clay County on Aug. 27, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Clay County Senior Citizen Center, 145 Cordell Hull Drive. Come prepared to meet top local employers from Clay County. For more information you can call the Clay County Chamber of Commerce…

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Sesquicentennial Book Is Seeking Local Family Trees

The Clay County Sesquicentennial Genealogy Committee is publishing a history book containing family trees of Clay County residents, past and present, and residents are urged to fill out a family tree form to be published in a book in early 2020. There is no charge to include your family tree. For more on this story,…

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Obituaries 8-20-19

Thelma Mitchell Thelma Mitchell, 82, of Celina passed away Aug. 6 at the Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were held Aug. 10 at the Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Nathan Sherrell officiating. Interment followed in the Union Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers were: Ronnie Smith, David Craighead, Lee Craighead, Rick Poindexter, Shaun Short and Tillman…

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Distressed County Summit Held

Last week, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee convened his cabinet for a meeting with local officials from Tennessee’s 15 distressed counties during the Governor’s Rural Opportunity Summit in Perry County. The meeting caps a state government-wide audit mandated under Executive Order 1 which examines how departments are serving rural areas, specifically distressed counties. Executive Order 1…

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Health Department Joins In The Red Sand Project

The Clay County Health Department recently participated in the Red Sand Project. The Red Sand Project is artwork created by Molly Gochman that uses sidewalk interventions and earthwork installations to create opportunities for people to question, connect and take action against vulnerabilities that can lead to human trafficking and exploitation. Participants simply fill a sidewalk…

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Legals 8-13-19

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Default having been made in the terms, conditions, and payments provided for in that certain Deed of Trust registered November 18, 2008, of record in Book TD114, Page 207, Register’s Office for Clay County, Tennessee, from or executed by John William Daniels and Amanda Ranae Daniels to Stephanie Pressley, Trustee, and…

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Obituaries 8-13-19

Bill Thomas Bill Thomas, 87 of Livingston passed away Aug. 2 at the Overton County Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were held Aug. 4 at the Livingston Funeral Home with Danny Staggs officiating. Interment followed in the Flat Creek Cemetery. Active pallbearers were: Billy Mahaney, Cleston Daniels, Steve Jones, Carl Smith, Gary Smith and…

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Senator Paul Bailey Presented With Award

Senator Paul Bailey received the “Legislator of the Year” Award from the Tennessee Development District Association (TDDA) and the Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD). Senator Bailey was presented the award on June 7 at the 2019 Grants Conference and Legislative Update held in Cookeville, Tenn. The TDDA is an association of Tennessee’s nine development districts,…

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