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...the National Weather Service In Peachtree City Has Issued A Flood Warning For The Following Rivers In Georgia... Chattahoochee River Near Helen Affecting White County .recent Heavy Rainfall Has Caused Significant Runoff Into Streams And Rivers Which Will Cause Flooding In Some Areas. The National Weather Service In Peachtree City Has Issued A ...Read More.
Effective: January 19, 2019 at 10:00pmExpires: January 20, 2019 at 12:00pmTarget Area: White

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University of North Georgia Enrollment up 5% For The 2018 Semester

  DAHLONEGA – Officials with the University of North Georgia say 19,722 students are currently enrolled across all their campuses, an increase of 5 % for the 2018 fall semester.  In a media release from the school it was pointed out that among Georgia’s public colleges and universities, UNG’s percentage increase is the third largest, just behind Middle Georgia State …

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Helen Voters Approve Sunday Brunch Referendum

11-7-18 (Helen)- Helen businesses could soon be serving alcohol by the drink 90 minutes earlier on Sunday following the approval of a referendum on the so-called ” Sunday Brunch Bill”, on Tuesday.   Senate Bill 17 allows restaurants to serve alcohol on Sunday starting at 11 AM if local voters approve it and the officials pass a local ordinance.  Helen …

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Near Record Turnout For Midterm Election Tuesday

11-6-18 (Cleveland)- Even with no contested local races on the ballot, Tuesday White County Voters turned out to cast ballots and help push voter numbers to the second highest in history. A total of 63.23 percent of the counties 18,140 registered voters cast ballots Tuesday and in the early voting. White county election superintendent Garrison Baker said it was the …

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Suspicious Substance Received At White County Elections Office

11-6-18 (Cleveland)- White County election officials Monday had more to deal with than just preparing for the today’s election. A suspicious substance was received at the White Probate Court and elections office.   White County Sheriff’s Captain Rick Kelley said in an email, an envelope containing the suspicious granular substance was discovered by an employee.   There was no threat associated …

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Helen “Sunday Brunch Bill” Up For Vote Alongside General Elections

11/5/18 HELEN — Businesses in Helen could be serving alcohol by the drink 90 minutes earlier after voting ends on Tuesday, provided Helen city residents approve the Sunday “Brunch Bill”. Gov. Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 17 (SB 17), which will “allow restaurants to serve alcohol on Sundays starting at 11 a.m. rather than 12:30 p.m. provided the measure is …

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Watching The Election And The Weather Tuesday

11/5/18 (Cleveland)- Along with keeping an eye on election day activities, Tuesday officials will also be watching the weather. The National Weather Service says there is a risk for strong to severe thunderstorms that will increase after midnight in northwest Georgia and shift southeastward through the day Tuesday. Forecasters believe the highest severe weather threat continues to appear to be …

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A Record Number Of Early Votes Cast In White County

11-3-18 [Cleveland] – Early voting is now over in Georgia, and White County residents made great efforts to turn out and support their candidates. Lisa Manning, Chief Voter Registrar for White County advised Friday afternoon that on the last day of early voting a total of 560 people cast ballots. That help push the early voting totals to a record, …

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White County Warriors In State Playoffs

  [Sports]  –  Most of the White County coaching team were watching the scoreboard Friday night, but it wasn’t necessarily the one for the game they were in. While the top-ranked Blessed Trinity Titans were expected to take the win last night, the Warriors did not leave empty-handed, making a single touchdown in the final quarter of the game, giving …

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White County Early Voters Show Great Turnout

[Cleveland] – Early voting is now closed in Georgia, and White County residents have turned out to support their candidate. WRWH spoke with Lisa Manning, Chief Registrar for White County Friday afternoon, and as of 4 pm on Friday, well over one-quarter of the county’s registered voters came out to cast their ballot early.  These numbers show an increase each …

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