Babynov USA Coming To Red Boiling Springs

October 20, 2020

  Nearly 150 jobs to be created. Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Babynov USA officials announced last week that the company will establish its first U.S. production facility in Red Boiling Springs. Babynov USA will invest approximately $44.9 million and create 147 jobs in Macon County.…

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Curbside Trick-Or-Treating To Happen

October 20, 2020

Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center along with area healthcare providers are sponsoring a curbside Trick-or-Treat for the community children.  The event will take place at Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center parking lot on Thursday, Oct. 29 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. For more on this story, pickup a copy of this week’s Citizen-Statesman on…

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Schools To Replace Smart Boards

October 20, 2020

The Clay County Board of Education met last Thursday and discussed the possibility of purchasing additional 65-inch interactive panels for Clay County Schools. The interactive panels discussed are much like a flat-screen television that act like the current Smart Boards; however, the panels are more interactive and have less of a delay in comparison to…

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Circuit Court Judge Reprimanded

October 13, 2020

A 13th Judicial District Circuit Court Judge has been reprimanded because of inappropriate messages that had been sent to women on various social media platforms. Judge Jonathan Lee Young—who presides over various civil and criminal court cases—has been reprimanded because of inappropriate messages that had been sent dating back to 2015. Young presides over Clay,…

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Obituaries

Obituaries 10/20/20

October 20, 2020

Charles Whitson Moore Jr. Charles Whitson Moore Jr., 92, of Celina, passed away Oct. 13 at Summit Medical Center in Hermitage. Funeral services were held Oct. 17 at the Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Adam King officiating. Interment followed in the Moore Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Danny Moore, Dennis Moore, Darrell Moore, Austin Moore, Nathan Moore…

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Obituaries 10/13/20

October 13, 2020

Barbara A. Roach Barbara A. Roach, 66, of Celina, passed away Oct. 2 at Saint Thomas Midtown. Funeral services were held Oct. 5 at the Chapel of the Hall Funeral Home of Celina with Bro. Craig Ogletree officiating. Interment followed in the Ashlock Cemetery. She was born March 13, 1954 in Celina. She was a…

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Obituaries 9/29/20

September 29, 2020

Kennith Brady Kennith Brady, 66, of Gallatin, passed away Sept. 20 at his residence. Funeral services were held Sept. 23 at the Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Dale Strong officiating. Interment followed in the Moss Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Ricky Barlow, Randy Barlow, Larry Brady, Greg Pennington, Jerry Emmert and Steven Emmert. He was born Oct.…

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Recent News

Clay County Softball Defeats Jackson County

April 18, 2017

The Clay County softball team is off to a great start in tournament play after winning their last three tournament games. The girls defeated Jackson County 10-4 on April 10. In addition to that win, they have also defeated Pickett County and Clarkrange this season. For more on this story, pick up a copy of…

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TCI Warns About Jail Conditions

April 18, 2017

Members of the Tennessee Corrections Institute (TCI) warned Clay County Commissioners about potential consequences of doing nothing about the jail situation. Some of the consequences could include: the jail being decertified, lawsuits, federal government mandates and other problems. Bob Bass is the Senior Inspector at TCI and spoke to the commissioners at length about the…

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New Administrator Named At CH&R

April 11, 2017

Rebecca Tandy is the new administrator at Celina Health and Rehab (CH&R). Tandy will fill the position that was formerly held by Paula Boone for approximately nine years. Tandy began her new career at CH&R on April 3. Although she stepped into a new administrative role at CH&R, she is not new to the healthcare…

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Project Graduation Donation

April 11, 2017

Twin Lakes sponsored the 2017 Clay County High School senior class with a check for $2,500.for Project Graduation. Twin Lakes supports Clay County seniors and their accomplishments. Photo includes from left: Sydney McLerran; Ellie Ogletree; Silas Delk; Amanda Forgy, Twin Lakes sales and marketing representative; Amy Dodson, Clay County High School business teacher; MaKenna Biles;…

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Clean Up Efforts Continue

April 11, 2017

Clean up efforts are continuing on the building that was recently demolished on East Lake Avenue. On April 3, property owner Jesse Copeland visited the site, which is in between Day’s Trading Post and the Handy Wash Laundry. He spoke about the clean up efforts and progress being made at the site. “It will look…

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New Sidewalk At County Jail

April 4, 2017

A new sidewalk was installed in between the buildings at the Clay County Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff Brandon Boone explained that this was to help people and officers to not have to walk through mud. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen-Statesman on newsstands now, or subscribe online at citizen-statesman.com.

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