Tag Archives: Castleton Vt

Stanley O. Murray, 60

Stanley O. Murray, age 60, of Poultney, Vt., died unexpectedly Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, at his residence. Stan was born on July 8, 1950, in Rutland, Vt., the son of Lyle and Velma (Wissell) Murray Sr. Stan was a self-employed master plumber. He was a member of the Castleton American Legion Post 50, a member […]

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Jean E. Martin, 66

Jean E. Martin, age 66, passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2010, at the Glens Falls Hospital. Jean was born on April 3, 1944, in Whitehall, the daughter of Lawrence D. and Lorena (Hoyt) Holcomb. Jean was a kind and loving person. She was constantly concerned about other people and their well-being. Most recently she […]

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Basketball Coach Resigns

Matt Usher takes job … at Saratoga Schools Former Saratoga Springs Blue Streak Matt Usher is a Blue Streak once again. Usher confirmed last Friday he had just submitted his resignation to the Granville School District following signing a contract with the Saratoga Springs School District and having it accepted by its board of education […]

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Yvonne T. Naugle, 80

Yvonne Teresa Naugle, 80, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 1, 2010, at Genesis Eldercare Mountain View Center in Rutland, Vt. She was born Aug. 26, 1929, on Staten Island, the youngest child of Augustus and Marcella (Kiernan) Kinzel. She graduated in 1947 from Curtis High School on Staten Island, and on Sept. 23, 1950, […]

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Clarence L. “Pete” Brace Jr., 88

Clarence L. “Pete” Brace Jr., age 88, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center surrounded by family.   Clarence was born on Sept. 28, 1921, in Comstock, the son of Clarence and Flora (Warner) Brace.   He grew up in Wells, Vt., where his parents owned and operated Brace’s Garage, and […]

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Stephen Arthur Kranak, 65

Stephen Arthur Kranak, a longtime Sterling Heights, Mich., resident, and affectionately known as Art by many, passed away on Monday, Oct. 26, 2009, in his home at the age of 65 years.He was born May 11, 1944, in Burlington, Vt.  Art married his high school sweetheart, Joan Elizabeth Pekar, in their hometown of Granville, N.Y., […]

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Dale H. Avery

Dale H. Avery, age 85, went home with his savior on June 28, 2009.  Dale was born on May 8, 1924, in Sylvania, Pa., son of the late Elmer E. and Creasie (Hanna) Avery. He attended Taylor Elementary and was a graduate from the Troy High School with a business diploma in 1941. Dale played the trumpet […]

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Ethel J. Weaver

Ethel J. " Gram" Weaver, age 87, of Poultney, passed away on February 24, 2009 at the Rutland Regional Medical Center.   Ethel was born in BrisBane, Australia on December 31, 1921. She came to America on the Queen Mary in 1946 from Australia with her late husband, Joseph Weaver to Ira, Vermont. They later […]

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Donna Marie Gosselin, 63

  Donna Marie (Chilson) Gosselin, 63, of Castleton, Vt., passed away on Friday, March 2, 2007 at Starr Farm Nursing Center in Burlington, Vt., surrounded by her family after a brave fight with Leukemia.   She was born on June 14, 1943, the daughter of Benjamin and Anita (Beaudoin) Chilson of Whitehall. Donna was a […]

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Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]

Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for […]