News for Subscribers

Windstream announced last week the completion of a major broadband upgrade for north Georgians served by the company’s cable TV network. 

There are lots of things you can do at Walmart, such getting a haircut or getting your car tires rotated.

The Helen City Commission plans to prohibit general use of commercial fireworks in city-owned spaces.

Tornado or no tornado? That was the question in White County, ever since a brief but powerful storm blew through at around 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 11.

The Cleveland Police Department hopes a hat and public tips can aid a burglary investigation.

Sports for Subscribers

Truett McConnell's softball season came to a sudden end earlier this week in the opening round of the NAIA National  Championship tournament.

Since White County High School opened its doors in 1959, only two athletic teams have been crowned as state champions.

The Lady Warriors' basketball team captured the school's first state title in 1981 with the Class AA crown, and the girls' softball team followed suit in 2010, winning the Class AAA championship.

Four White County High School track athletes made their way to the medal podium during the Class AAAA track meet last week in Albany.

The Warrior contingent of Nix Burkett, Grant Pulliam, Noah Rapert and Rachel Lovell all posted Top 5 finishes during the three-day event at Hugh Mills Stadium.

Obituaries

Harold Spahr Riley of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019, at the age of 90. 

Dr. Thomas Hutto, botanist, educator, poet, and outdoorsman passed away on Nov. 12, 2018, at his home in Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia.  

Ruby Ash Nix passed away on March 6, 2019, at the age of 97 years.  She was born to the late Joseph Marion Ash and Ila Mae Young Ash on Sept. 30, 1921, in White County.

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