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HEMC President Shares Information From The COOP

7-12-19 (Cleveland)- Habersham Electric Membership Cooperative will be holding it’s annual meeting next Thursday  July 18th  at Habersham Ninth Grade Academy.  HEMC President/CEO Brad Hicks speaking on Local News Radio Friday morning encouraged all members to attend the annual event. Hick said  registration and voting for board members will begin at 3 PM, as usual there will be a barbeque …

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First 10 Days Of July Very Busy For Cleveland PD

7/12/19 (Cleveland)- The Cleveland Police Department has seen a very busy first few days of July. Cleveland Police Chief John Foster released information Thursday about the activities.  After noticing an increase in call volume the last few months  Major Aaron Weiland with the department documented the activities for the first  10 days of this month.   According to Weiland during …

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WCHS Seniors Grab Parking Passes

(Cleveland)-It’s the middle of the summer and White County High School’s front lobby was filled with students at 8 AM Wednesday morning.  It’s time for WCHS Seniors to get their parking pass for the new school year.   White County Juniors will be able to get their parking pass Thursday from 8-12 and all others  Thursday 1-3 PM. Also, Senior …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 7-9-19

(Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  July 9,  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 Violation …

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White County K9 Awarded Healthcare Grant

Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c (3) nationwide charity located in East Taunton, MA, whose mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement and related agencies throughout the United States. The non-profit is pleased to continue their “Healthcare for K9 Heroes” medical insurance program for 2019 which covers annual …

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Commissioners Announce Tax Millage Rate Hearings

(Cleveland)-  The White County Board of Commissioners say they want to maintain the current tax millage rate of 10.75, however since the rollback rate is lower than the current millage rate and in order to maintain the same millage rate – state law requires that the county advertise, announce a potential tax increase, and hold three (3) public hearings.  A …

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White County Chamber President Graduates From Leadership Program

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)— Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, has announced that Beth Truelove, President, of the White County Chamber of Commerce has graduated from the program and has received the recognition of IOM.   Awarded to all graduates of the Institute program, the IOM Graduate Recognition signifies the Individual’s completion of …

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City Of Cleveland Announces Tax Millage Rate Public Hearings

(Cleveland)- The Mayor and Council of the City of Cleveland have announced their intent to increase the 2019 property taxes by 1.71% (percent) over the rollback millage rate. According to information –provided by the city the rate increase is to support the growing expenses for public safety, public works, and administration. All concerned citizens are invited to attend public hearings …

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Crawford Woman Faces Multiple Transaction Card Fraud And Identity Theft Charges

(Cleveland)- A 37-year old woman has been charged with multiple counts of financial transaction card fraud and Identity theft in  White County.    Sheriff’s  Captain Rick Kelley said in an email,  the victim in the case was a 92-year-old man. His daughter, who has power of attorney for the victim and lives out of state filed a theft report on …

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Cleveland Lifts Boil Water Notice

(Cleveland)- The City of Cleveland has lifted the Boil Water Notice they issued out earlier this week.  Monday the city had a water main break north of the city, to make proper repairs, the City Public Works Department had to shut off the water supply to the line. This affected City of Cleveland water customers located on Lindsey Drive, Foxwood …

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