Tag Archives: bobsled

Bascue thrills fans with 9th place run

Codie Bascue

By Matthew Saari Whitehall’s Codie Bascue finished his first ever Olympics run last weekend, competing in the four-man bobsled events on Friday and Saturday and posting a top-10 score. Bascue finished head-and-shoulders above his two-man ranking, placing ninth in the four-man event. Anticipation was high heading into the four-man as word spread that this event […]

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Local fans cheer on Bascue and family


By Matthew Saari Winter break may be in session but there were plenty of cars in the parking lot of Whitehall Central School Sunday as locals turned out in droves to cheer on hometown Olympian Codie Bascue. Sunday marked the opening heats of the Olympics two-man bobsled events in PyeongChang, South Korea. Because of the […]

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Codie made the team!

Codie Bascue

By Matthew Saari It’s official – Whitehall’s Codie Bascue will be competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. Team USA broke the news on Monday at 8:22 a.m., releasing the names of the US four-man and two-man bobsled teams. Bascue will compete in both the four-man and two-man bobsled categories at the PyeongChang […]

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Bascue qualifies for winter olympics

Sports Bascue at Jr. World Championships

By Matthew Saari Whitehall’s Codie Bascue, just 23 years old, has clinched a spot on the U.S. four-man Olympic bobsled team. The news broke Sunday when Team USA posted an article on its website stating that Bascue, 23, had more-or-less guaranteed a ride to PyeongChang, South Korea, by being ranked as the number one four-man […]

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Area schools confer with police


By Matthew Saari School administrators throughout Washington County met with local and county law enforcement officials last week in an […]

‘School threat’ teen appears before judge

Granville school

By Krystle S. Morey The 17-year-old Granville High School student who allegedly made “threatening and intimidating statements” to several of […]

Whitehall school’s infrastructure ‘aging’ engineers say


By Matthew Saari Some of the Whitehall Central School buildings dates to its original construction 50 years ago. That concern […]

Hero firemen honored in Hampton

Hampton fire chief Matthew Sears and family

By Matthew Saari For their heroic actions during a February structure fire, two firemen were honored during the Hampton Town […]

School Board petitions available

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By Matthew Saari and Krystle Morey School board elections will be held in May which means petitions are being made […]

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