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McCall's Bar-B-Que & Seafood in Clayton closed after dinner service Tuesday night with employees finding out the next morning that it was the restaurant's last meal. Employees said they learned of the closing Wednesday by phone call, internal employee communication and a sign on the door of the building when they showed up for work.
Female moths deemed unworthy or unattractive to male moths can increase their odds of attracting a mate by emitting their sex pheromones - their "come-hither" scents - in close proximity to attractive females, according to new research from North Carolina State University. The findings shed light on so-called satellite strategies used by animals to better their chances at finding mates.
Hair Creations in Boone has collected a car-load worth of winter clothing so far, and continues to collect throughout the winter. A group of folks in Clayton, N.C., led by BSG Planning Committee member Kim Paisley, have been knitting and collecting coats for the Winter Warmer Project.
Thomas C. "Tom" Hart Jr. will officially begin his duties on Dec. 29. Hart is the current town manager of Boiling Springs, N.C., a position he has held since 2012. He previously served as assistant town manager of Dodson, N.C., and worked as an intern in several North Carolina municipalities.
The International Hot Rod Association is pleased to announce that Tucker Creech of Clayton, N.C., has been honored with the first-ever IHRA Scholars Award given to the IHRA member who best shows excellence in the classroom and on the track. The award was announced in June and was eligible to the active IHRA member who graduated from the high school Class of 2017 with the highest GPA.
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