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Congressman Doug Collins Is In U S Senate Race

1/29/20    (Updated)- North Georgia Congressman Doug Collins said Wednesday morning that he’ll enter a special election for the U.S. Senate, saying he’s the best candidate to support President Donald Trump’s agenda.  In an appearance just after 7 a.m. on Fox News, Collins dismissed concerns about a possible rift in Georgia’s Republican Party.   Collins’ entrance into the race will …

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TMU Baseball season begins Today

1/28/20 (CLEVELAND)– The Truett McConnell University baseball team is set to begin its 2020 season today  ( Tuesday ) at Toccoa Falls College. The Bears are coming off one of the most successful seasons in program history. TMU posted an overall record of 30-19 and claimed national rankings as high as No. 18 in the NAIA national top 25 polls. …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending January 28

1/28/20 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  January  28, 2020.  This report is a list of people arrested and booked into the White County Detention Center. The subjects identified have been charged with a crime, but are not presumed guilty.   Note- SOC (statement of Charge) this holds inmate until Deputy can go get Warrants, VGSCA stands for …

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Two First Day Qualifiers For Cleveland Mayor

1/27/20 (Cleveland)- The first day of qualifying for the special election for mayor in the City of Cleveland has produced two candidates for the position. The first to quality was Josh Turner. After qualifying Turner in a press statement said “I’ve been honored by the strong showing of support for my campaign. The citizens of Cleveland have been so kind …

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Qualifying Underway For Cleveland Mayor’s Position

1/27/20 (Cleveland)- Qualifying is underway for the special election for Mayor in the City of Cleveland. Prospective candidates may make their intentions know between 8:30 AM and 1 PM and 2 to 4:30 PM, today through Wednesday at City Hall on South Main Street.  Josh Turner surrounded by family members paid his qualify fee this morning to become the first …

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Yonah The Groundhog To Make His Weather Prediction At Freedom Park Sunday

1/27/20 (Cleveland)- This  Sunday is Groundhog Day and many people will be watching as the famous Punxsutawney Phil emerges from his burrow to predict the rest of the winter season.   But here in Cleveland, we have our own version of the Pennsylvania prognosticator.   Yonah the Groundhog, from North Georgia Zoo in Cleveland will be making an appearance at Freedom Park …

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Sheriff Walden Warns About Telephone Scammers

1/24/20 (Cleveland)- Telephone scammers are now targeting Social Security recipients in White County and you need to be on alert.   White County Sheriff Neal Walden said his office has received reports of the scammers calling and telling those who answer, there is a problem with their Social Security number or account and you need to call a number they …

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Commissioners Interview County Manager Candidates

1/23/20 (Cleveland)- The White County Board of Commissioners had their first face to face interviews Tuesday with candidates seeking to replace County Manager Mike Melton. Melton, who has been with the county since 2012, has announced he would be retiring at the end of April of this year. Commissioner Terry Goodger said the county received lots of good resumes from …

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Truett McConnell University Online Theology Degree Receives National Ranking

1/22/20 By: Jenny Gregory (TMU) (CLEVELAND) –Truett McConnell University (TMU) was recently ranked in the top 35 of the nation’s best online Master of Arts in Theology degree programs for 2020 by Online Schools Report (OSR). “We are thrilled once again to be nationally recognized as one of the top universities for students to be equipped for ministry through an …

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