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Some Flooding Reported In White County Tuesday

2/11/20 (Cleveland)-  White County Public Safety Director David Murphy reports that the overall rainfall totals and rainfall rates were lower than expected for the area Monday night and early Tuesday morning,  enough that the flash flood threat was not able to develop as anticipated. Even so  there has been some flooding reported this morning in the county.  According to White …

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White County Schools Open Normal Schedule Tuesday

2/11/20 (Cleveland)- White County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laurie Burkett has advised that they are monitoring the current weather conditions and are in touch with our local Emergency Management Agency regarding road conditions and road closures. Burkett says at this time, we are planning for a normal school day Tuesday.  According to Burkett if road conditions are unsafe in your …

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Warriors Fall To War Eagles But Start Road To State On Friday

2/10/20 Sports – In high school varsity basketball last night, the Lady Warriors fell to the Marist War Eagles in the region 7 “AAAA” title game, 54 to 45. The War Eagles took the early lead in the first period of action and maintained that lead throughout the entire first half of game play. Following halftime, White County fought hard …

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Flash Flood Watch Now Through Tuesday

2/10/20 (Cleveland)- Flash Flood Watch has been issued from now until 7 PM Tuesday evening. The Watch is for much of north Georgia…generally north of a Franklin to Jonesboro to Athens line. The first round of heavy rain will be moving in this afternoon and continue through midday Tuesday. Two to four inches of rain are expected with local amounts …

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Flood Watch For North Georgia

2/10/20 (Cleveland)- Now that the snow has gone away, for now, …we need to turn our attention to heavy rain.  The National Weather Service has posted a Flood Watch that will go into effect this afternoon at one and run until Tuesday evening.  Forecasters say Several waves of moderate to heavy rain are expected through Tuesday evening. Two to four …

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NGTC Foundation Announces New Agriculture Scholarship

2/10/20 (Clarkesville)-  The North Georgia Technical College Foundation has announced a new scholarship established for students enrolled in the Agriculture program at North Georgia Tech. The Hugh and Doris Taylor Memorial Agriculture Scholarship have been established through a contribution from Mr. & Mrs. Taylor’s daughters, Kay Taylor Powell and Carol Taylor Parker. The sisters grew up on the Taylor family’s …

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UPDATED- Road, Weather and Cancellation List

2-9-20 (Cleveland)- Black ice is reported on the roadways this morning due to the refreezing of snowmelt yesterday afternoon and last night. Use extra caution if you have to get on the roads.    Weather forecasters say Temperatures below freezing combined with dense fog has allowed freezing fog to develop which could cause roads, bridges and overpasses to become slick. …

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Black Ice Sunday – Updated Cancellations

2/8/20 (Cleveland)- The National Weather Service advises : …BLACK ICE POSSIBLE DUE TO REFREEZING OF SNOW MELT TONIGHT OVER  NORTH GEORGIA… …PATCHY FREEZING FOG POSSIBLE TONIGHT OVER MUCH OF NORTH AND  MIDDLE GEORGIA… A fairly large area of 2 to 6 inches of snow fell over parts of north Georgia today. Temperatures rose above freezing in most locations, but are …

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