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Commissioners Approve 2020 County Budget

6/18/19 (Cleveland)- The White County Board of Commissioners has given approval to the Fiscal Year 2020  county budget.  Monday following a second public hearing on the proposed budget the commissioners gave unanimous approval to the 19-point 19- million dollar general fund budget.  In presenting the budget figures County Finance Director Jodi Ligon said this is a 2.61 percent increase in …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 6-18-19

6/18/19 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  June 18,  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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White County 4-H Club Honors Outstanding Members

6/18/19 (Cleveland)- White County 4-H Club held a  Luau themed  Awards program Monday night to salute the hard work of  4-H members and supporters.  Recognition was given in 11 different categories.  White County Extension Coordinator Nathan Eason said his office of three employees relies heavily on volunteer and community support.  “ with a team of three, we get into every …

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Farmers Market Set To Open Saturday

6/17/19 (Cleveland)-  White County Farmers’ Market is set to open this Saturday and runs thru September 21st.    It’s a great source of locally raised fruits, veggies, baked goods, and handmade craft items.  Every Saturday the farmers market will be held from 7:30 am till 12 Noon (or sellout) at Freedom Park in downtown Cleveland.    The Headwaters Master Gardeners group …

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White County No Longer Under Drought Conditions

6/14/19 (Cleveland) – While much of southeastern Georgia remains in moderate-to-severe drought status, northeastern Georgia, including White County, is no longer in any class of drought. That’s according to the latest Drought Map of Georgia from the weather service Drought Mitigation Center released this week. WRWH Weather reporter Bill Kinsland says “thanks largely to the significant rainfall totals over the …

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Cool June Temperatures Recorded Friday Morning

6/14/19 (Cleveland)- It was quite cool across northeast Georgia Friday morning, Local News Radio Weather Reporter Bill Kinsland checked with 17 weather stations across the area and the average temperature was 49 degrees, that is 11 degrees cooler than  Thursday morning at 7 AM. The lowest temperature was 45 degrees at Tallulah Falls, at WRWH we recorded 46 degrees.  According …

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Missing Teen Located

6/13/19 (Cleveland)- The missing juvenile runaway that the White County Sheriff’s  Office issued a lookout for Wednesday has been found.  Sheriff’s Investigator Megan Bennett advised Thursday  morning that “ the juvenile has been located and returned home.”   14-year old Kearstan Wilson was last seen in Cleveland  Tuesday, June 4th.    Bennett thanked all who helped in providing information to them.

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White County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Help In Locating A 14 Year Old Runaway

6/12/19 (Cleveland)-  The White County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to help in the lookout for a runaway juvenile, who has been missing since June 4th.  Sheriff’s Investigator Megan Bennett says  14-year old Kearstan Wilson is a white female, 5 feet two inches tall, weighs approximately 110.  She has red hair and blue eyes. According to Bennett,   Kearstan …

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Three Arrested, Including A Former White County Detention Center Officer.

6/11/19 Local – Three people have been arrested, including one former White County Detention Center Officer, on drug charges following a joint investigation, according to a news release from the Appalachian Regional Drug Enforcement Office. The news release stated, a joint investigation by the Cleveland Police Department, The White County Sheriff’s Office, the Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS), and …

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White County Detention Center Report Week Ending 6-11-19

6/11/19 (Cleveland)- Here is the White County Detention Center Report for the period ending  June 11,  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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