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I recently wrote a column about the growing popularity of online pet pharmacies, and I mentioned that, the dog-food website that was bought by PetSmart in 2017, had begun selling prescrip

Jennifer Dickson, author of the Lucie Brandon mystery series, will be holding a book signing Thursday, June 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Chick-fil-A in Cleveland.

Same land, different label. On June 17, the White County Board of Commissioners voted 5-0 to rezone 28.67 acres at 5050 U.S. 129 North.

You thought summer was already here? Nope – everything that happened up to this point was just a warm-up (literally).

Following a second public hearing on Monday, June 17, the White County Board of Commissioners voted 5-0 to adopt a budget for fiscal year 2020.

Sports for Subscribers

Four former White County High School athletes are now part of the BLITZ Hall of Fame.

Kaleb Crane, Caroline Craig, Austin Harris and Karson Kimsey are among 66 former prep athletes from around North Georgia included in the Class of 2019 inductee class.

A pair of White County All-Star youth baseball teams are headed to the 2019 Dizzy Dean state tournament.

The White County 8U team earned a berth in the state tournament with a runner-up finish in the District 6 tournament last week, while the 10U squad posted a third-place finish at the district tourament to get a spot in it's age-group state tournament.

A former Truett McConnell University soccer star is making a name for himself in a professional league.

Joao Costa has played for the Chattanooga Football Club for two seasons and most recently scored against one of the best football clubs in the world, Real Betis, during a friendly earlier this month. Real Betis posted a 4-3 win over CFC in the match.


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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