News for Subscribers

Tired of navigating around construction on New Bridge Road? Your frustration may soon be over.

White County Jr. Beta Club students brought home some hardware last month after attending the Georgia Junior Beta Club convention in Savannah

A beloved White County educator is getting a permanent and very public memorial.

A pay increase will greet City of Helen employees in 2019.

Sure, you can buy beer almost anywhere in White County these days. But now, for the first time, you’ll be able to visit a place where the frothy beverage is actually made.

Sports for Subscribers

West Hall won a tight battle Tuesday night in Cleveland, keeping the White County Warriors winless in Region 7-AAAA play.

Another tournament, another successful performance by the White County High School wrestling team.

The Warriors captured another Top 5 finish last weekend at the John Smith Mountaineer Invitational in Dahlonega. The Warriors finished fifth in the 14-team event.

After a pair of tough losses last week during the opening week of 7-AAAA play, the White County Lady Warriors took their frustrations out on West Hall Tuesday night in Cleveland.

The Lady Warriors broke open a close game with a 19-8 run in the third quarter, on the way to a 66-42 win over the Lady Spartans. The win moved the Lady Warriors record to 4-5 overall and 1-2 in region play.

Obituaries

Thelma Leigh Seabolt Lance of Cleveland passed away Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. She was 76.

Mrs. Lance was born Dec. 16, 1941, in Union County, to the late Arch and Julia Wilkins Seabolt. She retired from Talon, and was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.

Thelma was preceded in death by her brothers, J.D. Seabolt and Fletcher Seabolt; and sister, Gladys Wehunt.

Mrs. Frances Marie Black, 65, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018.

Mrs. Black was born April 16, 1953, in St. Louis, Missouri, to the late James Schneider and Joan MacDougal Schneider. She was employed as an administrator with Charlotte Oncology.

Mr. Robert Michael Burton, 51, of Commerce, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2018.

Born July 24, 1967, in White County, Mr. Burton was employed for a number of years with Babyland General and Original Appalachian Artworks as a maintenance supervisor. More recently, he had entered in to the healthcare field, earning his degree as a medical assistant.

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