Last night at around 9:30 p.m., Earl Woods was robbed and murdered at his Clay County home on Belles Creek Road seven miles southeast of Manchester. Police are releasing very little information at this time and all state police are saying is they are in charge of this investigation and at this time no arrests have been made in connection to this case. Details will be updated as more information is available.
Law enforcement is asking for the public’s help in locating Eli Marcum, 62 of Curry Branch.
The Clay County School Board Monday night gave the go-ahead to building a new vocational school connected with the high school.
Jimmy D. Benge, 49 of Willow Road, was denied his request Tuesday to be released from jail before his January trial for allegedly conspiring to distribute oxycodone.
Frankie Joe Brumley, who escaped from work release this past July, was in Clay Circuit Court Monday asking for shock probation.
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