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THE HOUSE at 534 W. Main Street
Main Street will be CLOSED from Robertson to Moore streets
7 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

On Saturday, May 6, 2017, the Clayton Fire Department is conducting a live burn training eve... Read More


Sign up now for our FREE Clayton Police Youth Summer Academy!

Conducting traffic stops, going through an interactive police weapons simulator, and visiting the Johnston County jail - those are just some of the activities Town of Clayton teenagers can experience in our annual week-long summer aca... Read More


In Memory of
Robert Steven Biggs
June 1, 1963 - April 12, 2017

The Town of Clayton will host a public memorial service for long-time Clayton Town Manager Steve Biggs at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 18th inside the historic auditorium of The Clayton Center, 111 E. Second Street in Downtown Clayton. 

A vis... Read More


We hope you will join us Monday, April 17 for the Clayton Town Council work session beginning 6:30 p.m. at The Clayton Center, 111 East Second Street in Downtown Clayton.

At the work session, the Council will set its agenda for the May 1 meeting and take a first look at the matters up for considerati... Read More


All Town of Clayton facilities will be closed Friday, April 14 for Good Friday. If you have an emergency, call 911.

Good Friday and Easter will NOT affect garbage, recycling or yard waste collection, so put your bins out as usual Friday and Monday.

The Good Friday facility closures include&n... Read More


The people have spoken!

Following a seven week March Madness-style tournament, you chose Jordan Parah's abstract work "Fly Me To The Moon" – located outside Hocutt-Ellington Memorial Library – as the People's Choice winner for the 2016-17 Clayton Sculpture Trai... Read More


SUNDAY 9 AM UPDATE: The search has been called off - after the missing kayaker was located at work in Youngsville, Franklin County, this morning. 

When Youngsville Police were able to talk to the man this morning, the man said he did not realize there had been a large search for him. He reported... Read More


We hope you will join us Monday, April 3 for the Clayton Town Council meeting beginning 6:30 p.m. at The Clayton Center, 111 East Second Street in Downtown Clayton.

You can view the full agenda packet online here, or click here to download a PDF copy. Here are the highlights:

Donation o... Read More


When we think of police work, the mind immediately goes to law enforcement.

The speeding ticket, the drug bust, the robbery investigation.

But as first responders to all kinds of emergencies, a police officer who knows how to think outside the law book may be the difference between life and death for ... Read More


Looking to start a garden?

Get started at the annual Johnston County Master Gardeners' Plant Sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at the Clayton Community Center, 715 Amelia Church Road.

Look for native plants, annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, house plants and more for sale, all gr... Read More

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