News for Subscribers

Authorities responded to a single-vehicle accident involving 10 people on Poplar Stump Road in Helen on Tuesday, Oct. 9.

Advance voting for the Nov. 6 election begins Monday, Oct. 15, at the White County registrar’s office, 1241 Helen Highway, and continues from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, through Nov. 2.

Arby’s restaurants may assert that “we have the meats,” but Cleveland residents can now claim, “We have the Arby’s.”

Ah, the glory of fall – deep blue skies, crisp cool air, trees blazing with color…

White County Animal Control has been awarded a $5,000 state grant to help local residents pay for spaying and neutering their pets.

Sports for Subscribers

The White County volleyball team has a chance to earn the program’s second-ever trip to the state playoffs today at the final day of competition in the Area 7-AAAA tournament in Roswell.

The Lady Warriors split a pair of matches Tuesday during the opening round of the play at Blessed Trinity.

The Runner Fit Mountain Invitational has a long and storied history, and this year’s event just added to its legacy as one of the top high meets in Georgia.

The White County softball team earned a spot in the Class AAAA state tournament last week, capped off with a thrilling two-game sweep over Chestatee to take the third place spot.

The Lady Warriors knocked off Chestatee 4-0 in the opener, and then had to rally for a 5-4 victory in the second game of the doubleheader in Cleveland.

Obituaries

Mr. Elbert "Berlin" Wike of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, at Gateway Health and Rehab. He was 90.

Mr. Stanley Steve Duckworth of Cleveland, formerly of Union County, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness. He was 66.

It is with great sadness that the family of John Lynn Burrow, age 76, of Cleveland, announces his death on Oct. 13, 2018, following period of declining health.

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