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The Georgia Department of Transportation announced Friday afternoon that the bridge in downtown Helen carying Ga.

During intergovernmental discussions with White County officials on Monday, April 16, the cities of Cleveland and Helen shared summaries for almost $11 million in proposed projects to be funded by

This Sunday, April 22, is Earth Day – a day when environmentalists celebrate the planet we live on and contemplate solutions for its ecological problems.

You might think you don’t need to worry about the May 22 primary election for another month – but you would be wrong.

White County High School and the White County Ninth Grade Academy have been named 2018 Advanced Placement Honor Schools.

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The White County High School track teams put together a stellar performance during the 7-AAAA meet, bringing home a pair of second place trophies.

Over the two-day meet in Roswell, the WCHS athletes earned nine individual titles, two relay wins and a handful of spots in the Class AAAA sectional meet later this month.

Regular season champions. Tournament champions. Perfection.

The White County Middle School baseball team is all three of those things after wrapping up an undefeated season last week by winning the Northeast Georgia Mountain League baseball title.

The White County High School girls’ soccer team is headed back to the Class AAAA tournament.

The Lady Warriors clinched a spot in the state playoffs with a pair of region wins over the past week.

The Lady Warriors knocked off West Hall 3-0 last week and then handed Chestatee a 3-1 loss Tuesday night to lock down the No. 3 spot in the 7-AAAA standings.


Stormie Rayne Trammell passed away Monday, April 23, 2018.

Stormie was born April 15, 2018, in Habersham County, to Skyler Vandiver and Timothy Trammell. She was preceded in death by her great-grandfather, Bobby Reese, and cousin, Alexus Marie Rice.

Henry Edwin Reed of Cleveland passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was 89.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 27, 2018, in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home, with the Rev. Douglas Merck and the Rev. Andee Courson officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Freddie Leon Harris, 68, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018.

He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Harris; son and daughter-in-law, Derek (Christie) Harris; daughter and son-in-law, Chenoa (James) Maples; sister, Glenda Courson; and four grandchildren.

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