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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

Sunday, January 20, 2019
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Helen In The 100 Inch Rainfall Club

12-21-18 (Helen)- For the second time this century, Helen is now in the 100-inch rainfall club!   WRWH Weather Reporter Bill Kinsland advised as of 7 AM Friday morning, Helen reported 1.84 inches of rain for the past 24 hours … Bill says that brings the 2018 rainfall total at Helen to 100.54 inches! Bill said, the current 100.54 inches …

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Wind Advisory In Effect Friday

12-21-18 (Cleveland)- The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM Friday morning to 7 PM EST  Friday  for northeast Georgia. Forecasters say  West winds will be around 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. With the wet soil, strong winds will down some trees leading to power outages. Small …

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HEMC Cleveland Office Closed Friday As A Result Of Water Pipe Break

12/20/18 (Clarkesville)- Habersham Electric has announced, due to a burst water pipe, the Habersham EMC Cleveland office will be closed Friday, Dec. 21st. Spokeswoman Nicole Dover said  “This is in addition to the scheduled closing for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.”

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White County K9 Bella To Receive Protective Vest

12-20-18 (Cleveland)-  White County Sheriff’s Office K9 Bella will soon receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.   Bella’s vest is sponsored by Michelle Melotti of Severn, MD and will be embroidered with the sentiment  “Born to Love-Trained to Serve-Loyal Always”.  Delivery is expected within eight to ten …

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White County Could Set Record For Year To Date Rainfall

12-19-18 (Sautee)- White County could come close to setting a new record for the most rainfall for the year. Weather Reporter Bill Kinsland advised Tuesday that the county’s average rainfall for year-to-date was 92.68 inches that exceeded the level of the same date in 2013, the county’s wettest year. Bill said We need another 4.14 inches of rainfall between now …

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Details Released On Two Structure Fire Calls

12-19-18 (Cleveland)- White County  Public Safety has released details of two structure fire calls that White County firefighters responded to earlier this week.  Ana Newberry, spokeswoman said  Monday morning around 6 AM, firefighters responded to a residence on Star Lake Lane in the Sautee Valley.  Upon arrival, light smoke was showing from the structure.  An investigation found the home had …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 12-18-18

12-19-18 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending December 18, 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 Intersection Named Honoring Horace James Fitzpatrick

12-15-18 (Cleveland)-The intersection of highway 129 at Westmoreland Road south of Cleveland has a new identity, the Horace Fitzpatrick Intersection.  Friday a ceremony was held at Mossy Creek Elementary School to officially unveil signage for the roadway. Fitzpatrick served the White County School System where he taught for 17 years and also served as school superintendent for 12 years. Fitzpatrick …

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Rain Through Saturday Morning, Sunday Looking Good

12-14-18 (Cleveland)-  National Weather Forecasters say rain is expected to continue throughout Friday into early Saturday morning. Temperatures are expected to stay above freezing during the weekend. Sunday will be the best day of the weekend. 

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White Christmas Bringing Smiles To White County Children

12-14-18 (Cleveland)- It’s going to be a brighter Christmas for lots of children in White County thanks to the efforts of those who worked and contributed to the Annual White Christmas  Program.  The program sponsored by White County Family Connection has been headed up the past several years by Annette Boswell.  Family Connection Coordinator, Cheyenne Thornton said it was a …

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