Clayton Mayor Jordan Green
Rabun County Rotary Club Past President Jim Antosiak, left, presents Karen and David Bacon of Sweet Charity the club’s Wheel Award in recognition of their strong sense of service and commitment. (Moranel Gober/The Clayton Tribune)
During the Rabun Republican Headquarters grand opening Saturday, Republican nominee for the Georgia House District 8 seat Matt Gurtler of Tiger, left, Rabun Republican Chairwoman Carolee Williams and District 8 Rep. Stephen Allison, R-Blairsville, urged people to go out and vote in November. (Tommy Culkin/The Clayton Tribune)
The aedes species of mosquito is the carrier of Zika, a virus responsible for causing birth defects.
Tallulah Falls senior goalie Jordan Teng makes a save in the Indians opening loss against Rabun Gap. (Trevor McNaboe/The Clayton Tribune)

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Two Clayton women are facing illegal drug possession charges following their arrests by the Clayton Police Department late last week.

Clayton Mayor Jordan Green

Last year, the City of Clayton began analyzing its sewer system to see what needed to be fixed.

Rabun County Rotary Club Past President Jim Antosiak, left, presents Karen and David Bacon of Sweet Charity the club’s Wheel Award in recognition of their strong sense of service and commitment. (Moranel Gober/The Clayton Tribune)

Editor’s Note: This feature story is the second in a series profiling the Rabun County Rotary Club’s 2016 individual and group award-winners.

Sports

Tallulah Falls senior goalie Jordan Teng makes a save in the Indians opening loss against Rabun Gap. (Trevor McNaboe/The Clayton Tribune)

The Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School Eagles descended upon Tallulah Falls School soccer pitch to open up the 2016 season on Saturday.

Rabun Gap running back Bailey McBride evades Union County defenders Aug. 18 in the Eagles scrimmage at Union.

Last Thursday Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School faced a huge challenge as they took the field against the Union County Panthers.

Rabun County High School’s Joy Wilson spikes a ball against Stephens County. (Mark Turner/ CNI News Service)

The Rabun County Lady Wildcats split a pair of non-region volleyball matches Tuesday night in Cleveland.

Obituaries

Jessie Faye “Ritchie” Kilby, 84, of Clayton, died Saturday morning, Aug. 20, 2016, at Traces of Tiger.

She was the wife of Virgil Kilby.

Perry Andrew Shelton, 73, of Lavonia, passed away Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, at his home.              

Ludie Virginia Kelly Turpin, 92, a long-time resident of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, passed away on Aug. 23, 2016, at The Courtyards-Senior Living, Oak Ridge.