Tag Archives: Consistency

School exam scores up dramatically

Students at Whitehall High school demonstrated across-the-board improvement on this June’s Regents exams. The percentage of students who passed their exams increased in every subject except one and educators believe efforts to help the poorest-performing students is a big reason why. Principal Kelly McHugh said students who fail an exam are automatically enrolled into the […]

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Tracy gets first win

Taryn Tracy had been steady for the girls cross country team all season, consistently finishing in the top ten at dual meets. Last week, that consistency paid off as she broke through for her first win of the season. Tracy won a girls meet against Lake George on Oct. 11, outpacing the girl’s field by […]

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Girls soccer posts upset over Fort Ann

  Whitehall soccer head coach Ceil Brandi had been wondering what the results would be like if her team played well for an entire 80 minute game. She doesn’t need to wonder anymore. The Railroaders upset second place Fort Ann, 1-0,  Tuesday evening on their home pitch. Emily Harker’s goal midway through the first half […]

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Summer…is that you?

In between the torrential downpours signs of summer can be seen around Granville the upcoming weather forcast for the weekend looks good, so here’s hoping – raise up those coffee cups people – that the rest of the summer and the indian summer we are certainly owed comes off with a lot less wet weather […]

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Firm, Fair, Consistent

Local residents took time to remember Village Justice William Redmond this week. Redmond, who served as the Whitehall Village Justice since 1988, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 11. (more…)

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Sweeping drug bust nets 11

Drug Bust Press Conference

By Dan King Seven Granville residents were among a group of 11 “mid to high level drug dealers” arrested in […]

Suboxone: A growing scourge in the area


By Dan King Illicit sale and use of Suboxone, a prescription drug used to treat heroin addiction, is a growing […]

McDonald’s future uncertain

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By Dan King The sign along Route 4 telling drivers that a McDonald’s is coming up on the left has […]

Whitehall, Granville close to finalizing chief contract

Whitehall Police

By Dan King and Jamie Norton In September, Granville Police Chief Ernie Bassett was tabbed to take on the same […]

Hampton may use, restore historic cemetery

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By Jamie Norton The town of Hampton is considering an idea that would allow its residents to be buried in […]

Northshire Freepress – 11/20/15

Weekender – 11/20/15

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