From left, White County News marketing specialist Tom Tucker, reporter Stephanie Hill and Sports Editor Mark Turner hold some of the newspaper’s recent awards from the Georgia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest.

White County News earns 12 state press awards

The White County News is the winner of a dozen awards in the Georgia Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. Honors were highlighted by the News being named one of the state’s top weekly newspapers by received second place in the overall…

Celebrating 50 Years of Alpine Helen, Georgia – David Wilkins

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The White County News interviews David Wilkins. In 2019, the city of Helen, Georgia, celebrated the 50th anniversary of its transformation from a small lumber town into the Bavarian-styled Alpine Helen, one of the most visited areas in Georgia. This is the first video in a series of conversations with locals who shared their experiences about Helen's changes and the people who made a lasting impact.

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Due to COVID-19, the White County High School volleyball team hasn't been able to get in a lot of preparation for the 2020 season.