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White County Republicans Hold Mass Precinct Meetings And Convention Saturday

3/7/19 (Cleveland)- The White County Republican Party will be holding Mass Precinct Meetings and their County Convention this Saturday.  Both events will be held in the Odell Fellowship Hall at Truett McConnell University on East Kytle Street in Cleveland.     A news release from the party states, White County has eleven precincts with the Mass Meetings starting at 9:00 am.  To participate, …

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White County Animal Control Recognized During Commission Meeting

3/6/19 (Cleveland)- This past Monday the White County Board of  Commissioners, during their regular meeting,  recognized the employees of the County’s Public Safety Animal Control Division for their achievements. Public Safety Director  David Murphy reported to the commissioners that he is proud to announce that the county has a certified staff of kennel tech and animal control officers,  as a …

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Some Progress Made In First Week Of New Vaping Rules At White County Schools

3/6/19   (Cleveland)- White County School officials report that they have made some progress in the effort to control and eventually eliminate vaping by students at the schools.  On Monda,y February 25, new tougher rules went into effect for students caught vaping or with vaping paraphernalia on the school campus.  White County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laurie Burkett  reported on Monday …

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No Burn Permits Issued Due To High Fire Danger

3/6/19 (Cleveland)- Due to high fire danger forecast for the area  White County Public Safety Director David Murphy says they will not be issuing any burn permits in the county today (3/6/19). The National Weather Service has issued the high fire danger alert for this afternoon and early evening due to low relative humidities. Forecasters say relative humidities of 12 …

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Governor Mike Huckabee to Speak at Second Annual Faith and Freedom Celebration at Truett McConnell University

3/5/19 By: Jenny Gregory TMU (CLEVELAND)– Fox News Commentator Todd Starnes will host the second annual Faith and Freedom Celebration with guest speaker and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee along with gospel artist Jake Cowley on the Truett McConnell University (TMU) campus, Saturday, April 6. Huckabee is the author of several best-selling books, an ordained Southern Baptist minister, a public speaker, and …

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Cleveland Woman Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle

3/5/19 (Cleveland)-  The death of a pedestrian in Cleveland is being investigated.  Cleveland Police Chief John Foster said the accident occurred Monday night at  11:16 pm.   Foster in a press release said officers with the City of Cleveland responded to a report of an accident with injuries on North Main Street at Allison Drive. Upon arrival, the Officers discovered the accident …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 3-5-19

3/5/19 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  March 5, 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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Mobile Home Destroyed By Fire Thursday

3/1/19 (Cleveland)- White County Fire officials say no one was injured, but a mobile home was destroyed by fire Thursday.  Public Safety Director David Murphy said in an email,  at approximately 4:45 PM Thursday White Co 911 received a reported single wide mobile fire at 168 Aardvark Trail off Camelback Road off US Hwy 129 south of Cleveland. Murphy said …

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Egerton Graduates from Basic Military Training

2/27/19 (Undated)- U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Kenneth T. Egerton III graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward …

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