News Archive

Nov 18, 2019, 4:36 PM
On November 18, 2019 the Clay County Commission voted to approve Resolution 2019-374, which effectively begins the formation of a Constitutional Charter Advisory Committee. Read more.
Nov 15, 2019, 4:55 PM
On November 15, 2019, the Clay County Chief Budget Officer proposed a budget that will ensure spending on government services remains sustainable and properly balanced. Read more.
Nov 8, 2019, 3:53 PM
While the Auditor’s subpoena is completely unnecessary, the County fully intends to comply in an appropriate manner. In fact, our staff had already conveyed to the Auditor’s office that it would produce nearly all of the requested materials, but needed more time given the auditor only provided seven days to produce thousands of pages of documents, and given that County staff are working to meet a November 15 deadline to complete the 2020 budget. Read more...
Sep 23, 2019, 4:03 PM
Our County is committed to upholding each citizen’s fundamental right to be free from the threat of violence and abuse. We would like to invite the public to join us in observing National Domestic Violence Awareness Month on October 16, 2019, at 12:30 p.m., with the unveiling of a newly-renovated Resource Center at the James S. Rooney Justice Center. Read more.
Sep 17, 2019, 9:47 AM
Once again Auditor Nicole Galloway is attempting an audit by press release, rather than simply getting to work on the audit requested by the citizens of Clay County. The State Auditor has been welcomed to Clay County, provided dedicated office space which she has allowed to sit vacant for months, provided 300,000 lines of financial data and multiple tours of County facilities.
Sep 3, 2019, 9:38 AM
While Clay County does not agree with the decision in favor of the plaintiff on Count One, we are pleased that the Sheriff’s claim for attorney fees was not deemed valid by the judge. Read more...
Aug 29, 2019, 3:18 PM
The Clay County Commission is honored to approve the use of Kelsey Short for the Youth with Vision annual Mud Mania Event. This is the 25th year that this event has returned to the lake. Read more...
Aug 12, 2019, 9:37 AM
The Clay County Commissioners recently honored Peyton Thompson of Scout Troop 376 for his successful completion of requirements for the National Eagle Scout Court of Honor. Read more...
Jul 29, 2019, 11:59 AM
On Thursday, July 11 the Clay County Airport Advisory Board was on hand to help break ground on the new sanitary sewer system at the Midwest National Air Center. This new system will allow the airport to expand and grow, in turn bringing more business and business opportunities to Clay County.
Jul 9, 2019, 2:36 PM
The County Administration, Leadership and Staff wish to express our deepest sympathies to Ted Graves’ family, as well as his colleagues and friends throughout the community, as we mourn his passing.