Tag Archives: Clemons

Fate of Clemons PO awaits Congress

A measure in front of the U.S. House of Representatives could delay the closure of thousands of post offices, including one in Clemons, but it appears unlikely the rural office will be permanently spared from the chopping block. The Clemons post office is one of thousands around the country slated to close on May 15 […]

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Railroaders of the day named

The following are the latest students to be named Railroader of the Day at Whitehall Elementary School. Students received the honor for behaving in a positive way. The students and the teacher who nominated them are: Michael Kalanguin, Ethan Burgess; Kelly Vincent, Sara Lestage; Gregory Delaney, Elizabeth Marineau; Tressa Clemons, Kathy Greenough; Sophia Harris, Maryellen […]

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Year in Review: the final six months

The news in the second half of 2011 still included debate over where the town offices would wind up, as well as discussion about coin drops and the sale of the armory. Here is a summary:   July 7   Clemons PO may close The U.S. Postal Service releases a study that concludes the advantages […]

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Food pantry needs donations

By Derek Liebig   An increase in the demand for non-perishable food items and a decrease in donations have left the shelves of the Whitehall Ecumenical Food Pantry as bare as Old Mother Hubbard’s cupboard. Mark Koeble, executive director of the food pantry, has seen lean times during his eight years running the food pantry, […]

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Charles E. Foster, 56

Charles E. Foster, 56, passed away from cancer at his home on June 20, 2010, surrounded by his loving and supportive family. Born on Jan. 13, 1954, in Clemons, he was the son of the late Henry Foster and Frances (Young) Foster. Chuck was a contractor in the area for many years. He enjoyed boating […]

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Katherine E. Guitar

Katherine E. Guitar, 86, of County Route 12, passed away unexpectedly at her home on May 15, 2009.   Born on Feb. 14, 1923, in Ticonderoga, she was the daughter of the late William and Ella (Bennett) Manell.   She worked for many years at Champlain Silk Mill, the Whitehall Coat Factory, Sears Roebuck and Co and […]

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Norma Elaine Bruce

Norma Elaine Bruce, 76, of Whitehall, went into the arms of Our Lord at Glens Falls Hospital, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, February 14, 2009. Born on April 5, 1932 at the Glens Falls Hospital, she was the daughter of the late LeRoy V. and Dorothy Mae (Butler) Williams.  Norma graduated third in […]

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Audrey W. McLaughlin

Audrey W. McLaughlin, 80, of First Avenue, passed away peacefully, on Aug. 25, 2008, at her home with her loving family at her side. Born January 3, 1928 in Clemons, she was the daughter of Gerald Davis and Mary (Saladine) Davis.Audrey enjoyed spending time with her family, watching television and rooting for the Mets. Audrey […]

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Elsie E. Wood, 92

  Elsie E. Wood, 92, of Skenesborough Harbor in Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital.    Born on February 2, 1916 in Putnam, the daughter of the late James and Ida Mae (Newton) Jordan.  Elsie worked for Champlain Spinners and Troy Guild in Glens Falls and worked for […]

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Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]

Quarryman not returning

One of Main Street’s most well known residents has been missing for years and it doesn’t appear he will be […]

Marion M. Watrous Donaldson, 94

Marion M. Watrous Donaldson, 94, of Adams Street went into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, […]

Classifieds 08/27/14

Matthew Fiske, 43

Matthew Parker Fiske, 43, passed away Aug. 24 as a result of a tragic automobile accident. One of God’s brightest […]

Northshire Freepress 08/22/14