Clay County Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Clay County, TN. (Page 2)

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  1. Nearly 60 animals rescued from cruelty, neglect in 2 Tenn. countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | WKRN

    Just one day after the Animal Rescue Corp saved 20 dogs from an abandoned property in Clay County, Tennessee, they rescued 50 more from two other counties. "These are our second and third hoarding and abandonment case in two days in Tennessee," said ARC President Scotlund Haisley.

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  2. 20 dogs found abandoned on - extremely dilapidated' Tenn. propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... said ARC President Scotlund Haisley. "All of these abandoned animals are innocent victims and I commend the Clay County Sheriff's Office for acting quickly and working with us to save livesm" Haisley added. "We take animal abuse very seriously in ...

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  3. Livingston Academy sweeps Smith CountyRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    ... half, but turned it on in the second half as Jackson County took a 73-58 victory on Tuesday night. CELINA - The Clay County girls kept Gordonsville in single digits in all four quarters as the Lady Bulldogs built a 55-28 win on Tuesday night. CCHS ...

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  4. Monterey swept by ClayRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    Back on the road just three days after falling in the District 7-A opener on Tuesday at Pickett County, the Monterey basketball teams found similar results on Friday night after the Lady Wildcats took a 48-32 loss before the boys' 71-54 a CELINA - Back on the road just three days after falling in the District 7-A opener on Tuesday at Pickett County, the Monterey basketball teams found similar results on Friday night after the Lady Wildcats took a 48-32 loss before the boys' 71-54 loss to the Bulldogs at Clay County High School. In the nightcap, the MHS boys kept things close most of the way against the undefeated Bulldogs, last year's 7-A and Region 4-A champions and a state quarterfinalist.

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  5. Key scores 40 as Clay boys beat ClarkrangeRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    After trailing through the first quarter, the Clay County boys used a consistent effort to steadily build its way to an 82-71 victory on Tuesday night in Clarkrange. Clay County's Tyreke Key poses with Bulldog head coach Rob Edwards as he receives his 1,000th point ball after reaching the milestone on Dec. 1 against Red Boiling Springs.

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  6. Monterey splits at MidwayRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    ... added 11 each. Max Massey also scored in double-digits with 10 points. CELINA - Despite a 20-13 fourth quarter, Clay County's rally fell short as the Lady Bulldogs fell 65-63 to Van Buren County. CELINA - Clay County blasted out to a 32-15 lead ...

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  7. Helen L. VeatchRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | The Star Press

    She was born August 14, 1934 in Clay County, Tennessee, the daughter of Bee and Erma Brown.

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  8. Cumberland Bend golf course to close at end of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    ... closes." Besides hosting tournaments and weekly scrambles, Cumberland Bend has been home to Jackson County and Clay County middle school and high school teams. The course is located next to both JCHS and JCMS, making it convenient for students, ...

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  9. Robert DeSantisRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Robert Fred DeSantis, 64, of Cookeville, will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Cookeville. Graveside service and interment will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday at St. John Cemetery in Clay County, Tenn.

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  10. Waco AndersonRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Mr. Waco Lee Anderson, 47, of Cookeville and formerly of Clay County, were held Saturday, Oct. 31, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home in Celina. He was born Dec. 26, 1967, in Beech Grove, Ind., to Lenarta Sue Hix and the late Glynn Elmer Anderson.

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  11. Bulldogs fall to Yellow JacketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Macon County Times

    On Friday, October 23, the Red Boiling Springs football team hosted district opponent, Trousdale County Yellow Jackets. The Bulldogs were coming off a huge 49-0 win over Clay County last week and were hoping to keep that momentum going.

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  12. Poetic Invective: These Are Two of Our Favorite ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Daily Kos

    The Clay County, Tennessee, Director of Schools announced that he was closing the county's schools for the rest of the year, saying there was not enough money in the budget. "The straw that broke the camel's back," he claimed, "was really the Affordable Care Act.

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  13. Rosie Christine Elmore, HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | The Republic

    ... Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Born January 15, 1942, in Clay County, Tennessee Rosie was the daughter of Harlan and Ida Mae Denton Trobaugh. She married Marchel Elmore on March 26, 1962, in Clay ...

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  14. Tennessee schools reopening, despite ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Clay County, Tennessee school officials are backing down from their decision to close down schools, after parents of two students filed a lawsuit, The Associated Press reports . Clay County Director of Schools Jerry Strong this week said the system has struggled with funding and "the straw that broke the camel's back was really the Affordable Care Act for us and it has made it very difficult for us to have our employees properly covered and meet the mandates of the law."

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  15. Clay County Schools to Stay Open Despite Financial WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Daily News

    ... right to equal protection under the law since other school districts would continue to educate children. Clay County Director of Schools Jerry Strong says the funding dispute stems from partially unfunded government mandates and the county's ...

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  16. Tennessee county closes schools, blames ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Parents in Clay County, Tennessee are suing the county's school board after members voted to shut down schools, the Herald-Citizen reports . Clay County Director of Schools Jerry Strong told The Associated Press the system has struggled with funding and "the straw that broke the camel's back was really the Affordable Care Act for us and it has made it very difficult for us to have our employees properly covered and meet the mandates of the law.

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  17. Tennessee official offers mind-blowing explanation for abruptly closing entire school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... right? Especially so abruptly, in the middle of the school year, leaving parents and students in a lurch. Clay County Director of Schools Jerry Strong has offered an explanation for the shocking closure. Inept management? Nope. Inability to pass ...

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  18. The County So Broke It Shut Down SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    In Clay County, Tennessee budget woes are so severe that school has been closed until a resolution can be met. And the Director of Schools is blaming Obamacare.

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  19. Clay County parents sue school system over closureRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    Late Friday, the parents of two Clay County High School seniors filed a lawsuit against the system and also got an injunction granted to keep the system open pending a temporary hearing on the issue. Tracy Ford and Christopher J. Kane filed the suit against the Clay County Board of Education and Jerry Strong, director of schools, stating that "local officials are engaging a rather high stakes game of political 'chicken,' placing the children of Clay County, Tennessee, in the middle of their standoff."

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  20. After funding shortfall, an entire Tennessee school district is closed until further noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Daily Kos

    This is almost unimaginable in the United States. A small school district in Tennessee has actually been forced to close due to lack of funding: Clay County Director of Schools Jerry Strong said the school board made the decision Thursday night after struggling with budget concerns for three years.

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