In the News
Media reports and articles about the Clay County Against Wind Farms initiative.
On December 10, 2015 the Clay County Leader reports on the second public meeting where two speakers gave their personal accounts of how wind farms have affected them in different ways:
“Everything was supposed to be great,” he (Lyle Horwood) told the audience, “but that’s not what happened.”
Channel 6 in Wichita Falls interviewed Forrest Baldwin, one of a growing number of wind farm protesters in Clay County.
Forrest Baldwin is part of a growing number of wind farm protesters in Clay County. A group under the name Clay County Against Wind Farms have started petitioning against any future construction of wind farms in their county.
“One of the things we are just asking for people to do is to just stop for a minute. Let’s think about this, let’s do some research and understand what the long term effects are going to be on our county,” said Baldwin.
Watch the full interview here: http://www.newschannel6now.com/story/30547275/wind-farm-worries
On November 12, 2015 the Clay County Leader reports:
The Commissioners’ Court of Clay County got a possible preview of the coming battle regarding future wind farms.
The following article was published in the Clay County Leader on November 12, 2015PDF Article
Wichita Falls Times Record News reports on a County Judge’s alleged solicitation of landowners on behalf of a wind energy company. Read the full article here: http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/local/clay-county-judges-ties-to-wind-energy-company-questioned-23bc74d3-9d86-4e82-e053-0100007fec2d-340499071.html
Wichita Falls Times Record News reports on our stand against the wind farms here http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/local/the-rumbling-is-loud-in-clay-county-23a5f765-bf9d-55a6-e053-0100007f9baa-340497981.html
WFAA Channel 8 in Dallas was on hand to cover the Clay Countians’ rally against the wind farms. Read the article and watch the news coverage at http://www.wfaa.com/story/news/local/texas-news/2015/11/03/opponents-rally-against-clay-county-wind-farms/75120078/
Channel 3 reports on the negative impact of the wind farms; read the article here:
Channel 6, Wichita Falls reports:
It was standing room only at a “Clay County Against Wind Farms” open meeting Tuesday night at the Rock Barn in Henrietta.
Read the full article and watch the report at http://www.newschannel6now.com/story/30430345/clay-county-against-wind-farms
The following article was published in the Clay County Leader on October 28, 2015PDF Article