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Record High Temperatures Set Tuesday In White County

8-14-19 (Cleveland)- New record high temperatures were recorded Tuesday in White County.  Both Sautee and Cleveland weather stations set records for high temperatures for the date.    Local News Radio weather reporter Bill Kinsland  advised at  the Sautee weather station the high was 89 degrees…breaking a previous record of 88  set in 2007!   In Cleveland at WRWH  we recorded …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 8-13-19

8-13-19 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  August 13,  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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Four charged in a fight that injured Cleveland woman

8/12/19 By: Rob Moore (Cleveland)- Three people remain jailed after a White County fight that left a Cleveland woman injured early Saturday. Rebecca Lynn Tyler, Alyssa Brooke Phillips, Kenneth Sterling-McKenzie Tatum and Amy Ann York were arrested in connection with the incident that left York injured, White County Sheriff’s Office records show. Just after 12:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, White …

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Scam Warning For HEMC Customers

8/9/19 (Clarkesville)- Habersham Electric Membership Corporation says some of its members have received telephone calls stating their power will be disconnected unless they make a payment through the caller or by calling a number provided by the caller. Nicole Dover, spokesperson for HEMC said they are advising  its members to hang up at once and report the call to their …

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NGTC announces new Mountain Doers Club for Community Members

8/8/19 (Clarkesville)- North Georgia Technical College recently announced the creation of a new community traveling club called the Mountain Doers, an organization coordinated by the college’s Economic Development department. The Mountain Doers is open to anyone who is interested in traveling, experiencing adventures throughout the southeast and continuing education classes or other opportunities at North Georgia Technical College. Benefits of …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending August 8th

(Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  August 6,  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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Authorities Identify Elderly Couple Found Dead July 29th

8/5/19 (Cleveland)- Authorities have released the names of the two people who were found dead in a camper at Yonah Mountain Campground  last  Monday.     Captain Rick Kelley, with the White County Sheriff’s  Office  identified the two as 82-year old  Norman George  and Linda Katherine George age 79 both from Cleveland.  Following the discovery of the two the Georgia Bureau …

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J. P. Nix Elementary Gets Help Preparing For New School Year

8-5-19 (Cleveland)-  When the new school year begins later this week students and parents at Jack P. Nix Elementary School will notice some spruced up areas on the campus.  During the summer White County  High School student and Eagle Scout candidate Griffin Defoor have been busy working to renovate the elementary schools Outdoor Classroom area.  J. P. Nix Principal Stacie …

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White County Unemployment Rate 2.9 Percent In June

8/5/19 (Cleveland)- New unemployment figures have been released by the Georgia Department of Labor and it shows the preliminary unemployment rate for June in White County was 2.9 percent. That’s up three tenths of a percentage point from the 2.6 percent revised May rate.  According to the labor department the White County Labor force in June was 16,614 of those …

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Drake New Director of Alumni Relations At TMU

7/31/19 (Cleveland)- Truett McConnell University has hired a new Director of Alumni Relations within the TMUfamily. Dr. David Drake, Director of Church Relations accepted the position as an addition to hisexisting role.“My goal is to help the alumni association understand the importance of their role as alumni forthe sake of Truett McConnell University – to communicate, to connect, and to …

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