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June Ely, 86

June Geniveve Ely, age 86, of Raceville died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Craneville Place in Dalton, Mass., following a long illness. June was born on Nov. 17, 1924, in North Hebron, the daughter of Levi and Essie (Wright) Ely. June lived in Middle Granville since 1928.  For the past two years she resided with […]

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Michael F. Marino, 64

Michael F. Marino, 64, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, Jan. 28, 2011. Born on Sept. 4, 1946, in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Michael and Louisa (Chamberlain) Marino. Mike worked for the Village of Whitehall for a number of years alongside his best friend, Howard Jero. He loved spending […]

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Barbara Lynne Mahar Murphy, 66

Barbara Lynne Mahar Murphy, 66, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 29, 2010, due to complications from surgery with her loving children by her side. Born July 5, 1944, in Albany, she was the daughter of the late John Donnell and Lorraine (Aiken) Mahar. Lynne leaves behind three cherished children, Tommy Scott […]

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Mary Dodge, 91

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Mary Dodge, age 91, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Glens Falls Hospital. Mary was born on Sept. 27, 1919, in Whitehall, the daughter of Edmund and Clara (MacDuff) Derome. Mary graduated from Hartford Central School. Mary loved a good card game. She also enjoyed bowling. She was a member of “The Golden Girls.” She […]

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Mary Dodge, age 91, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Glens Falls Hospital. Mary was born on Sept. 27, 1919, in Whitehall, the daughter of Edmund and Clara (MacDuff) Derome. Mary graduated from Hartford Central School. Mary loved a good card game. She also enjoyed bowling. She was a member of “The Golden Girls.” She […]

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Charles William Davis, 84

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Funeral services for Mr. Charles William Davis, age 84, of Manchester, Tenn., will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 31, at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Fredonia Cemetery. Visitation with the Davis family was on Sunday, Jan. 30, at the funeral home. Mr. Davis passed away Saturday, Jan. 22, […]

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Gordon Laverne “Lucky” Luckenbaugh, 78

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Gordon Laverne “Lucky” Luckenbaugh, 78, passed away early Wednesday morning, Jan. 26, 2011, at Pleasant Valley after a long illness. Born Nov. 5, 1932, in Shrewsbury, Pa., to Fred and Minnie (Warehime) Luckenbaugh, “Lucky” was predeceased by a brother, Ken. “Lucky” spent his childhood in Glen Rock, Pa., and was a star athlete for the […]

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JoAnne B. Jackson, 71

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JoAnne passed away on Thursday evening, Jan. 20, 2011. Born Jan. 14, 1940, she is survived by her loving husband, Iver; daughters, Chris (Bill) Vos and Cindy Jackson; granddaughter, Amanda Vos and other family and friends. She will be remembered as an active volunteer, loving wife and mother. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. […]

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Everett C. “Sam” Corey, 62

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Everett C. “Sam” Corey, 62, of Hampton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, at the Glens Falls Hospital surrounded by his loving family following a long illness. Sam had a great sense of humor that will be missed by all that knew him. If you asked Sam, he would have said, “I went […]

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Paul C. Dodge

Beloved husband of Cynthia D. Dodge (nee Bennett); dear father and father-in-law of Cynthia Ruth (Brian) Freed, Michelle (Matthew) Lawetzki and Jason and Benjamin Dodge; dear grandfather of Aaron, Samantha, Ethan, Amelia and Austin; dear brother of Elizabeth Dodge; our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend. Mr. Dodge grew up in Pawlet, Vt., on […]

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Girls fall to Greenwich in opener

A stingy defense was too much for Granville to overcome in season opener Friday night. Granville was held to seven […]

Girls compete with Cougars

The Whitehall girls’ basketball team (0-3) is still seeking its first win of the season. However, the girls stuck with […]

Boys’ hoops handed first loss

After leaping out to a 2-0 start, the Whitehall boys’ basketball team was grounded at North Warren, 65-43. To say […]

Main Street rebounding, says dog salon owner

Dog Salon

By Dan King Malin Shepherd’s new dog salon on Main Street is a sign, she says, that the street is […]

What are you drinking?

Whitehall water

By Dan King If you live in the Village of Whitehall, your drinking water is perfectly healthy. That’s what the […]

Dared by friends, she write a novel

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By Derek Liebig It started with a dare. A few years ago, Granville resident Michele Sargent was having lunch with […]

Town to host hearing on fire protection

By Derek Liebig The town board will hold a public hearing later this month on proposed contracts for fire protection […]

School board discusses data, expenses

By Dan King The Whitehall Board of Education examined test data Monday and the analysis revealed the district still has […]

Village sewer fund gets $600,000 more

By Dan King The Village of Whitehall has received another $600,000 to work on sanitary and storm sewer separation in […]

All-star game for Milletts

Millett goes to Allstar game

By Dan King Whitehall-native Justin Millett, offensive lineman for the Glens Falls Green Jackets, represented his team at the Minor […]

Boys hoops fall in season opener

Greenwich’s ability to hit the outside shot sunk Granville in its season opener Friday night. The Witches hit 11 3-pointers […]

Commercial farming being redefined

The Town of Granville is in the process of updating its Right-to-Farm Law so that is differentiates between commercial and […]