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White County BOE Cancels Monday Meeting

7-30-18 (Cleveland)- The White County Board of Education has canceled their earlier scheduled meeting for today ( 7/30).  Due to last minute conflict the board has canceled the meeting which will be rescheduled for a later date.

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Details Released About A Body Found On Raven Cliffs Falls Trail

7/27/18 (HELEN) — Authorities have released more details about the discovery of a man’s body off the trail to Raven Cliffs Falls in northern White County. A hiker reported the discovery just before 2 p.m. Friday and called 9-1-1.   Captain Rick Kelley with the White County Sheriff’s office said Robert Waters, 49 of Jacksonville Florida was hiking with his …

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Male Body Found Just Off The Trail At Raven Cliffs Falls

7/27/18 (Helen)- White County authorities are investigating the discovery of the body of a male subject, just off the trail to Raven Cliffs Falls off Richard Russell Scenic Highway.  A hiker reported the discovery just before 2 pm Friday and called 9-1-1.   White County, Helen fire, medical and Sheriff’s Department personnel were dispatched.  White County Coroner Ricky Barrett  was …

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BOE Redues Education Tax Rate By Half Mill

7/27/18 (Cleveland)- The White County Board of Education voted Thursday night to roll back the education tax millage rate by almost half a  mill, setting the tax rate at 17.481 mills.  School Finance Director Trish Fussell told the board that the county’s gross property tax digest increased by 54-million dollars, but she said tax exemptions increased by 12-million dollars, so …

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Larger Than Expected Voter Turnout In Tuesday’s Runoff Gives Solmon A BOE Win

7/25/18 (Cleveland)- White County voters mirrored the statewide voting for governor in Tuesday’s primary runoff election with voters here giving  Brian Kemp a 65 to 34 edge in the vote count.  Kemp carried all voting precincts in the county, only the absentee voters cast more votes for Casey Cagle.   In the District 2, White County Board of Education race challenger …

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Results From Tuesday’s Primary Runoff Election

7-24-18 (Cleveland) Final White County vote count from  Tuesday,  July 24th Primary Runoff election.  All results are unofficial until certified.  A breakdown of the votes by district is at the bottom of this page. Governor: L.S. CASEY” CAGLE – 1322 BRIAN KEMP – 2520 Lieutenant Governor: GEOFF DUNCAN – 1736 DAVID SHAFER – 1900 Secretary of State: DAVID BELLE ISLE- …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 7-24-18

7-24-18 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  July 24, 2018.  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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White County Board Of Education Approve Personnel Items

7-24-18 (Cleveland)- Following the Tuesday morning meeting of the White County Board of Education the following personnel were approved by the board:  Resignation: Judy Sutton – Sub Nurse effective for SY 19 Mike McClain – Bus Driver effective for SY 19 Dawn Kerley – Paraprofessional at MYES effective end of SY 18 Bridgett Revell – School Nutrition Substitute Christine Reed …

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Large Turnout Expected For Today’s Primary Runoff

7-24-18 (Cleveland)- The Primary Runoff election is being held today around the state and here in White County all 11 prescient are open  waiting for you to visit and cast a ballot, if you didn’t take advantage of the early voting during the past three weeks.  White County Chief Voter Registrar Lisa Manning reported a good turnout for early voting …

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