Lake Whitney


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530.60 FEET
Full Pool: 533.0
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Area dam shut down to rescue four stranded in river


Date: 5/31/2018 8:46:00 PM

WHITNEY, Texas (KWTX) Four people stranded in the middle of the Brazos River below the Lake Whitney dam were rescued Thursday. A drone, flown by Hill County Emergency Management Coordinator Tom Hemrick, delivered a life jacket to a mother and her 15-year

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Explore Central Texas: Start in Waco and find gems around the area


Date: 5/31/2018 3:11:00 AM

But if you believe you need a break from Waco, there are plenty of places to explore nearby, be it McGregor, Gatesville, Clifton, Georgetown, Salado, West, Hillsboro, Lake Whitney – most less than an hour’s drive away. Each has its own charms and appeal

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Photos: Pictures of the Week from May 13 - 19

Northwest Herald

Date: 5/22/2018 11:23:00 AM

The week in photographs from the Northwest Herald, as seen by our photographers. [Matthew Apgar -] McHenry County VFW color guard member Rex Orton (right) attaches a pin to the collar of veteran Walter Stein during a pinning ceremony

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Lake Whitney Resort Still Smoldering, Officials Remain Tight-Lipped

KXXV News Channel 25

Date: 5/17/2018 12:31:00 PM

WHITE BLUFF - After fire ripped through White Bluff Resort on Lake Whitney, fire crews are not talking. After repeated attempts to get access the fire scene, News Channel 25 crews were turned away by security. Even an attempt to track down a White Bluff

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Whitney Lynn Mahaffey

Globe Gazette

Date: 5/9/2018 5:00:00 PM

CLEAR LAKE - Whitney Lynn Mahaffey, 24, of Clear Lake, died May 8, 2018 at Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City due to complications from Huntington's Disease. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 12 at First

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• River: Brazos River
• Surface Area: 23,560 Acres
Lake Whitney is a reservoir on the Brazos River in Texas. The lake was built for flood control and hydro-electrical power, but also serves as a great area for recreation. The lake is part of the Texas Lakes Trail Region of North Texas. The dam's construction started in 1947 and lasted four years. The lake was impounded in 1951 and the dam's power plant was under construction from 1951 to 1953. The reservoir is operated by the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Lake Whitney has many popular activities including fishing, wakeboarding, boating, water skiing, sailing, jet skiing, hunting, and golf. Lake Whitney is know as one of the top fishing lakes in he state of Texas.

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