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Winter wreaking havoc on sports schedules

The crack of the bat, the soft thud of a ball hitting leather, the whoosh of a well swung forehand, the blast of a starter’s pistol and the roar of the crowd are all sounds that have been eerily silent this spring. A long and protracted winter that has spilled into spring has wreaked havoc […]

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Daniel Marcel Gordon Sr.

Daniel Marcel Gordon Sr. passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 20,  2014, at Albany Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Born Dec. 8, 1959 in Glens Falls, Daniel was the son of Joseph and Mary Rita (Forgette) Gordon. Dan graduated from Whitehall Central School as senior class president in the class of 1979, where he […]

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Frederick M. Hammond, 73

Frederick M. Hammond, age 73, passed away at his home on Saturday, Dec. 14, surrounded by his family. Fred was born in Granville, N.Y. on Jan. 17, 1940 the son of Willard (Bill) and Ethel(Morris) Hammond. Fred was a Veteran of the Army. For 13 he lived in Marion, N.C., but for the majority of […]

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Mitchell James Stanfield, 60

Mitchell James Stanfield, age 60, passed away at his residence on Nov. 25. Mitchell was born on Sept. 18, 1953, in Denver, Colo., the son of James and Jackie Stanfield. Mitchell was a very talented and unique individual; truly one of a kind. By all definitions he was a renaissance man. While he had a […]

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Lawrence H. Jones, 81

Lawrence H. Jones, 81, of North Williams Street, passed away on Nov. 20, at the Fulton Center for Rehab in Johnstown, following a short illness. He was born on April 17, 1932 in Hampton, the son of the late William and Anna (Mead) Jones. Larry was a member of the Whitehall Elk’s Lodge #1491. He […]

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Clara F. Ort, 99

Clara F. Ort, age 99, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Pleasant Valley Infirmary in Argyle, following a long illness. Claire was born on Aug. 28, 1914 in Middletown, Vt. the daughter of Bert and Elizabeth Porter. Claire was a very hard worker and wonderful mother. She loved people. She worked throughout the years […]

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Lenora Evelyn Clark, 93

Lenora Evelyn Clark passed away on Nov. 18, at the Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation. Lenora was born on April 12, 1920, in West Pawlet, Vt., the daughter of Jay and Charlotte (Ballard) Stearns. Lenora married Chester Clark. They spent the beginning of their 73-year marriage in a one-room schoolhouse converted into a home. Eventually […]

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Elizabeth L. (Betty) Brancati, 91

Elizabeth L. (Betty) Brancati, 91, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Haynes House of Hope in Granville, following a short illness. Born on Nov. 18, 1921, in Richmond, Vermont, she was the daughter of the late William and Amelia LaRock Levesque. Betty was a high school graduate. For many years, she worked at […]

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Jayne Arra (Kyner) Luckenbaugh, 82

Jayne Arra (Kyner) Luckenbaugh passed away Monday afternoon at Saratoga Hospital after a short illness. Born Aug. 20, 1931, in a farmhouse outside of Green Village, Pa., Jayne was the 10th of 11 children born to Edson and Daisy (Warren) Kyner. Jayne was the last surviving member of the family, having been predeceased by her […]

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Granville FFA attends national convention

By Mary Bucciero, Granville FFA Reporter At 5:30 a.m., the Granville chapter of the FFA left from the Crossgates Mall parking lot and set off on its way to Louisville, Ky. On the drive to Kentucky, the buses stopped at several places along the way. The group stopped at the Grape Discovery Center in Erie, […]

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Lakes Classifieds – 04/18/14

Northshire Freepress 04/18/14

North Country Freepress – 04/18/14

Weekender 04/18/14

Lakes Region Freepress 04/18/14

Community Calendar 04/17/14

Thursday, April 17   Grant for Salem SALEM Salem Courthouse Community Garden asks area residents to help the SCC Garden […]

Classifieds 04/16/14

Lakes Region Freepress 04/11/14

Northshire Freepress 04/11/14

North Country Freepress – 04/11/14

Weekender 04/11/14

Lakes Classifieds – 04/11/14