Darrin Giles
Senior Kolby Blalock and six other players made their debut against Union County Tuesday night. The additional players helped secure The Wildcats first win of the year 58-44.
Dan Hayes
Rabun County senior Savanna Scott was a key cog in the Lady ’Cat 60-47 victory over rival Union County Tuesday night. She finished with 15 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists on the night.
Senior Noah Cannon hugs positional coach Andy Mahaffey as the clock ticks down on the Wildcats season. The Wildcats finished 11-1 following a 35-16 point defeat by Fitzgerald on Friday night. (Trevor McNaboe, The Clayton Tribune)
Bill Brott, far right, Justin Swenson, second from right, R.B. MacTurk, left, and Oscar Navarro of Avondale, Arizona, prepare Nov. 23 at the Clayton Municipal Complex to fight the Rock Mountain Fire.  (Klark Byrd, The Clayton Tribune)

News Stories

Darrin Giles

Planning for a new Rabun County Golf Club clubhouse and for updates to the Rabun County Recreation Center will soon be underway.

David Freeman

A U.S. Forest Service contractor was arrested Friday at Camp Ramah Darom in Patterson Gap after authorities followed up on reports of thefts from local businesses and drug activity.

The Clayton Tribune is collecting and forwarding to the North Pole letters to Santa from local children.

Sports

Senior Kolby Blalock and six other players made their debut against Union County Tuesday night. The additional players helped secure The Wildcats first win of the year 58-44.

Victory for Rabun County was sweet Tuesday night. It was only made sweeter when it came against rival Union County. 

Rabun County senior Savanna Scott was a key cog in the Lady ’Cat 60-47 victory over rival Union County Tuesday night. She finished with 15 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists on the night.

It might be early in the season, but the Rabun County Lady ’Cats have continued their hot start by knocking off rival Union County 60-47 Tuesday night.

Senior Noah Cannon gets tripped up by a Fitzgerald defender in the Wildcats 35-16 loss in the GHSA State quarterfinals.

Two of the best teams in the Georgia High School Association AA classification squared off Friday night in a titanic matchup before a sea of red as Rabun County fans traveled more than four hours t

Obituaries

Helen Andrews, 94, of Clayton, passed away Nov. 26, 2016, at Mountain View Nursing Home. 

Adele Chamlee, born July 29, 1926, in Mountain City, passed away Nov. 20, 2016. She was a lifelong resident of Clayton County.  

Hershel J. Grist Jr., 92, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at his home in Dillard after a long battle with cancer.