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‘Frozen in Granville’ celebration Friday

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By Donna Frischknecht and Krystle S. Morey Prep sled. Check. Get reindeer in shape. Check. Pack thermos of hot cocoa. Check. Find good little boys and girls to help light up Granville for the holidays. No problem. Santa’s Helpers All Santa had to do was call upon the teachers at Mary J. Tanner School and […]

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Water issues plague North Granville

Granville Highway Department workers Nick Loomis (left) and John Harney dug up a portion of Route 12A in Truthville Monday to fix a water leak.

By Krystle S. Morey As town officials await word on a $1 million grant request to upgrade the North Granville Water District, the system’s aging infrastructure is once again causing problems for residents, who were ordered on Monday to boil their water. Earlier this week some homes in the district were fed dark brown murky […]

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Battle of the Bands marks 10 years

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By Krystle S. Morey This Saturday more than 20 bands, singers, dancers, and more talented acts will compete for the ultimate local music title: winner of the FFA Battle of the Bands. They’ll be competing for the grand prize of $500 in cash. New this year, the $500 prize is open to singers, dancers, bands […]

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Employees receive free turkeys for Thanksgiving

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By Krystle S. Morey Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics gave away more than 250 turkeys for Thanksgiving this year. All of the company’s employees and retirees get turkeys. There is no cost to the recipients. “We order enough to supply our active employees and retirees, and then we order extra to give to the charities,” said Granville […]

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‘Manpower issue’ prolongs stand-down

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By Krystle S. Morey Even as it undergoes a state audit, the Granville Hook & Ladder Fire Company is inching closer to being put back in service. A months-long stand-down order hasn’t been lifted, but the company has permission from the village to respond to calls with its rescue truck – provided it can field […]

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Free Thanksgiving meals offered

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Communities throughout the area will be coming together in the holiday spirit next week. As the holiday season officially kicks off, doors will be opened for folks to enjoy a free meal, especially for those in need this holiday season. Granville The United Church of Granville will host its annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Saturday, Nov. […]

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Fundraising resolves concession stand debt

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By Krystle S. Morey Remember those “Go Horde” banners that spread across Granville like wildfire over the summer? The fundraising effort – and the effort to paint the town blue and gold – paid off. Sales of “Go Horde” banners, lawn chairs, T-shirts, chicken barbecue dinners and more raised enough money to pay off a […]

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Suicide loss event in Granville

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By Krystle S. Morey This Saturday is Survivors of Suicide Loss Day, a nationally recognized day for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. On this day, those affected by suicide will gather together at several events across the country. The goal of the events is to have those “people affected by suicide […]

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Full schedule for Veterans Day

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By Serena Kovalosky The toughest part of annual Veterans Day ceremonies for Henry Gurney is when he reads off the list of fellow veterans who lost their lives in battle. “The first name on the list is Jim Bailey,” he said with emotion. “He was my classmate in school.” Most of the names are either […]

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Trump wins locally

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By Krystle S. Morey Donald Trump won by a landslide in local communities. The next president of the U.S. accumulated 59,029,255 votes nationally, compared with Hillary Clinton’s 59,164,748 votes, and amassed well more than the 270 electoral college votes needed for victory. The margins in local communities clearly indicated he was the preferred candidate. Of […]

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‘Frozen in Granville’ celebration Friday

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By Donna Frischknecht and Krystle S. Morey Prep sled. Check. Get reindeer in shape. Check. Pack thermos of hot cocoa. […]

Water issues plague North Granville

Granville Highway Department workers Nick Loomis (left) and John Harney dug up a portion of Route 12A in Truthville Monday to fix a water leak.

By Krystle S. Morey As town officials await word on a $1 million grant request to upgrade the North Granville […]

Battle of the Bands marks 10 years

Van Gelder at Battle of Bands (1)

By Krystle S. Morey This Saturday more than 20 bands, singers, dancers, and more talented acts will compete for the […]

School board appoints alum to vacant seat

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By Catherine L. Tobin The Whitehall School Board named Chris Dudley to fill the remaining six months on the term […]

Whitehall brings back holiday festivities

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By Donna Frischknecht In the 1966 Broadway musical “Mame,” actor Angela Lansbury belts out the song, “We Need a Little […]

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