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Cleveland Man Charged In Connection With Habersham County Accident Wednesday

1/9/20 By: Daniel Purcell/Now Habersham The Georgia State Patrol says 46-year-old Charles Eric Chambers of Cleveland was driving east on GA 115 in a 2007 Ford Mustang when he crossed the center line. The car struck the front left side of a westbound 2004 Chevrolet Silverado driven by 70-year-old Julian Thayer of Clarkesville. Authorities have not released any names or …

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UPDATED – Details Released On Two Vehicle Accident West Of Cleveland Tuesday

1/8/20 (Cleveland)-White County Sheriff’s Office has released details about the two-vehicle accident that occurred  Tuesday west of Cleveland. The vehicle accident report states the accident occurred at 3:58 PM at the intersection of Georgia Highway 115 west of Cleveland and Appalachian Parkway. The driver of vehicle one was identified as 25-year old Johathan Pugh of Cleveland and vehicle two was …

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Two Injured In Tuesday Afternoon Accident

1/8/20 (Cleveland)- According to authorities, no one was seriously injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday on the Appalachian Parkway at Highway 115  west intersection.    The collision, which occurred at 4 PM,  almost demolished one of the vehicles involved.   Both drivers, the only occupants in the vehicles,  were transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center for treatment of injuries. The …

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Commissioners Approve Qualifying Fees For County Elections In 2020

1/7/20 (Cleveland)- White County Board of Commissioners during their meeting Monday approved a resolution that set the qualifying fees for county offices to be filled in this year’s primary and general election.  Thirteen offices are available including White County Sheriff and Probate Judge, both of those offices have already piqued the interest of several candidates for each office. (see list …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending January 7th

1/7/20 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  January  7, 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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Special Election For Cleveland Mayor Set For March 24th

1/7/19 (Cleveland)- The Cleveland City Council Monday night approved a resolution that calls for a special election for Mayor of the City of Cleveland.  The action was prompted by last week’s resignation of Mayor Shan Ash.   Cleveland Mayor Pro-tem Annie Sutton announced during the meeting that the special election would be held March 24th a the polling location at Cleveland …

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Warriors Victorious Over North Hall

Sports – The White County Warriors went up against North Hall Saturday in Non-Region High School Varsity Basketball. The Lady Warriors were off to an early lead again in the first period scoring nine points in the first 60 seconds of the game. The Warriors were able to keep that lead throughout the entire game, ending with a final score …

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UPDATED- An Arrest Made In Solid Rock Church Arson Case

1/4/20 (Cleveland)- White County authorities have made an arrest in the Christmas day arson case at Solid Rock Baptist Church, in White County. Captain Clay Hammond, with the sheriff’s office, said Saturday in a news release that a tip received by the Georgia State Fire Marshal’s office led to Clint Vance, age 33, of Kennesaw being identified as the suspect …

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White County Warriors Mixed Against Denmark

Sports – White County basketball was in action Friday night with the Warriors taking on the Denmark Danes. The lady Warriors came out on the floor at high-speed last night scoring eight points to Denmark’s zero within the first 25 seconds of the game.  The pressure was kept on the Lady Danes throughout the entire first game of Varsity basketball …

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Light Snow Possible Over North Georgia Saturday

1/3/20 (Cleveland)- The National Weather in Peachtree City has advised that Light rain may mix with or change to light snow showers Saturday night producing accumulations up to 1/2 inch. Any accumulations should be limited to elevations above 2000 feet and on grassy surfaces. Most of White County is below 2000 feet. Forecasters say temperatures will fall into the upper …

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