Bobby Levesque

Authorities searching for missing person and vehicle

A Cleveland has been reported missing, and local law enforcement is looking for his vehicle in hopes that it will provide some answers.  A friend filed a missing person report Monday, Sept. 9, for 42-year-old Bobby Levesque, according to Capt. Rick…

50 years of events


Alpine Helen may be known widely for its charming Bavarian-themed façades, but it is also some to several popular events that draw crowds to the city.

Transforming a town

The vision of four men changed the destiny of a small Georgia town forever. Before becoming the alpine town it is today, Helen was a sawmill town when three local businessmen – Pete Hodkinson, Jim Wilkins and Bob Fowler – decided in 1968 they wanted to help improve the town, according to the...

Small town, big draw

Who would’ve thought that a town covering just over 2 square miles with a population of less than 600 people would be one of the most visited cities in Georgia? State tourism research director Ashley Barfield said the Northeast Georgia Mountain Region, which includes White County, is the...

Raiders hold off Warrior rally, 42-28


A second-half rally came up short as the White County Warriors suffered their first loss of the season last Friday night, falling to Habersham Central 42-28 in Mount Airy.

JROTC Raiders win opening competition


The White County High School JROTC Raiders' mixed team took the top honors during the season-opening competition last weekend at North Forsyth High School.

WCHS volleyball splits region matches


The White County Lady Warriors picked up a region win Tuesday night, knocking off West Hall during a 7-AAAA tri-match in Cleveland.