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White County SO K9 Gets A New Protective Vest

3/20/19 (Cleveland)- White County Sheriff’s Office K9 Bella has received a new bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest was sponsored by Michelle Melotti of Severn, MD and embroidered with the sentiment “Born to Love-Trained to Serve-Loyal Always”.   Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c(3) charity …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 3-19-19

3/19/19 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  March 19, 2019.  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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White County Crash Leaves Three Seriously Injured

3/16/19 By Caleb Hutchins accesswdun (Cleveland)- Officials say a two-vehicle crash in White County Friday evening left all three people involved seriously injured. Georgia State Patrol Corporal Joshua Hedden said the crash happened just after 7:00 PM on Post Road when a 1997 Ford F-250 being driven by 22-year-old Austin Scott Jarrard was going east on Post Road when he lost control …

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Cleveland Man Involved In Fatal Boat accident on Lake Chatuge

3/16/19 From Accesswdun.com (HIAWASSEE) – A 59-year-old Dawson County man lost his life Saturday morning in a boating accident on Lake Chatuge. It happened just north of the boat ramp at the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds in Towns County as a bass boat headed north turned into the path of another bass boat headed south.  The second boat had launched out …

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Cleveland Woman Arrested After Officer Involved Shooting In Lumpkin County

3/16/19 By Scott Kimbler, Ken Stanford (Accesswdun.com) (Dahlonega)- A 33-year-old White County woman has been arrested in connection with an incident Friday night in which a Lumpkin County sheriff’s deputy fired at her car after she allegedly struck him with it. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation  Saturday afternoon identified the woman as 33-year old Valery Michelle Barron of Cleveland. Lumpkin County …

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White County 4-Hers Participate In District Project Achievement

3/14/19 (Cleveland)-  A total of Nine White County 4-H youth recently participated in District Project Achievement, with some bringing back first place awards.  Lyn Forrest 4-H youth Program Assistant with the White County Extension office the following youth participated: Senior 4-H’ers,  Raquel Berghoefer- 2nd place Veterinary Science, Catherine Westbrooks competed in Physical, Biological and Earth Sciences, Katherine Smith – 2nd place in …

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February 2019 Wetter And Warmer Than Normal

3/14/19 (Sautee)- Weather data for White County in February shows almost 13 inches of rain was recorded and the temperatures, on average,  were above normal.  WRWH Weather Reporter Bill Kinsland in compiling weather date from the three  official weather stations in the county shows  the average rainfall during the month was 12.98 inches, which is 7.04 inches above normal for …

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White County Republicans Elect Delegates And Officers

3/13/19 (Cleveland)- The White County Republican Party met on Saturday, March 9th in Cleveland to elect delegates to the district and state conventions.   Those delegates elected along with alternates are scheduled to attend the 9th District Congressional Convention in Dillard on April 13th and the state convention May 17th in Savannah. The following were elected as officers for the …

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Remembering 26 Years Ago “The Storm of the Century”

3/13/19 (Undated)- It was on this date in 1993, the ‘Storm of the Century’ produced record amounts of snow across north Georgia. The National Weather Service reported wind gusts near 65 mph across extreme north Georgia produced blizzard conditions as visibilities dropped to zero in many areas. Total snowfall by late evening averaged 18 to 24 inches from Rome to …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 3-12-19

3/12/19 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  March 12, 2019.  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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