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Emergency Drill Scheduled On WCMS Campus Tuesday

5/26/17 White County Public Safety in conjunction with Cleveland Police Department, White County Sheriff’s Office, and White County EMS will conduct a small scale emergency drill on Tuesday, May 30th from 9:00 – 12:00 at White County Middle School.  Please be advised that you may see emergency vehicles set up on the WCMS campus.  No students will take part in the drill. Read More »

Franklin Community Players 2017 Youth Summer Theatre Program Auditions June 3rd

The Franklin Community Players announces registration and auditions for the 2017  Youth Summer Theatre Program. The program takes place for two weeks, from July 10th  through 21st . For 2017, the Youth Summer Theatre Program returns to the Lavonia Cultural Center. It is open to children aged 8 to 15. Youth Summer Theatre registration and auditions are scheduled on Saturday, ... Read More »

Smithgall Woods Guided Hike June 3rd

National Trails Day is June 3rd, take a guided hike through the captivating scenery of Smithgall Woods on the Dukes Creek Falls Trail.  The 2 mile hike will  begin at 9 AM and will wind along thickets of rhododendron and mountain laurel concluding with the magnificent Dukes Creek Falls. There will be a break for rest and picture opportunities at ... Read More »

Free Food Distribution Saturday, June 3rd

Mount Yonah Baptist Church will be holding a free food  distribution this Saturday at 8:30AM sharp.    The church is located off Highway 75 North on Asbestos Road, about one mile past  White County Park   For more information call the church at 706-865-5044   The food distribution is held monthly on the first Saturday, except for holiday weekends. Read More »

White Creek Baptist Church VBS June 4-9

 White Creek Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School, “Operation Arctic”, June 4th  – 9th from 6:00 PM until 8:30 PM. Come join in Bible Study, Recreation, Music, and Crafts. A meal will be served at 6:00 PM each evening.  The Rev. Lewis Fortner welcomes all.  For more information call 706-540-8257   Read More »

Yonah Preserve Design Plan Meeting June 6th

The White County Board of Commissioners will hold a Roundtable Meeting on the design plans for Yonah Preserve on Tuesday, June 6th  at 8:00 a.m. in the Board Room at the Administration Building. A quorum of Commissioners will be present. The public is welcome to attend. Read More »

White County Board of Commissioners Budget Hearing / Regular Meeting June 5th / 12th

The White County Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on the proposed FY 2017 / 2018 Budget on Monday, June 5th, at 4:30 p.m. in the White County Administration Building Board Room, 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland. The Public is welcome to attend.  Copies of the proposed draft budget summary are available for public inspection at the White County Administration Building ... Read More »