Tag Archives: Cornell University

Mickey Rapkin by Samantha Albala

Mickey Rapkin, New York City writer and keynote speaker at this weekend’s Horace Greeley writer’s conference, teaches the importance of perseverance and never giving up on your ideas. Mickey Rapkin, an author and alumni of Cornell University, could not say if there was a reason why he became a writer. He is now known for […]

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Benjamin qualifies for states

Senior Kelsie Benjamin qualified for the state track and field championships in the shot put and will compete for a state title on Saturday, March 5 at Cornell University. Benjamin needed a personal-best and a school indoor record to qualify, and she hit it exactly, throwing 37 feet, 7 inches in the qualifying round. To qualify, a […]

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Lenore B. Roche, 90

Lenore B. Roche, 90, died after a long illness, on Monday, January 24th, at Indian River Nursing home in Granville, NY. Lenore, the daughter of the late John and Margaret ( Saunders) Breyette was born in Plattsburg, NY on September 21, 1920. Lenore had one brother, the late Herman Breyette. Lenore graduated from Whitehall High […]

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Judson Clark Williams (Jud), 94

Judson Clark WIlliams

Judson Clark Williams (Jud), a resident of Wells, Vt., and Pompano Beach, Fla., died on Dec. 31, 2010, at North Broward Medical Center in Deerfield Beach, Fla.  He was 94. Jud was born March 30, 1916, in Granville.  He was the son of the late Joseph Williams and Margaret (Roberts) Williams. The beneficiary of two […]

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Raymond Edward Parry

Raymond Edward Parry, age 89, died peacefully on Sunday, March 22, 2009, in Perrysburg, Ohio. Ray was born March 5, 1920 in Whitehall, N.Y., to parents Emrys and Elizabeth (Davies) Parry. Ray graduated from Whitehall High School and went on to receive his Associates Degree from Green Mountain College in Poultney, Vt., where he ran […]

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Raymond Edward Parry

Raymond Edward Parry, age 89, died peacefully on Sunday, March 22, 2009, in Perrysburg, Ohio. Ray was born March 5, 1920 in Whitehall, N.Y., to parents Emrys and Elizabeth (Davies) Parry. Ray graduated from Whitehall High School and went on to receive his Associates Degree from Green Mountain College in Poultney, Vt., where he ran […]

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Northshire Freepress 02/27/15

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A year later, Pember on path to recovery

Bob and Mary (3)

By Derek Liebig A year after a state audit revealed the Granville institution was in a precarious financial state, the […]

A day in the life of a Whitehall Cop

Patrolman Joel Archambault issues a ticket during Monday's ridealong

By Dan King For a small town, there is always something to do as a cop in Whitehall. At 9:30 […]

Behavioral Specialist program to continue

Liz Legault

By Dan King The Whitehall Board of Education voted Monday to continue the district’s much-discussed behavioral specialist program. In an […]

Snail Mail gets slower

Whitehall Post Office

By Dan King People in New York’s rural municipalities, including Whitehall, may have to wait an extra day for delivery […]

Granville spirit night

By Derek Liebig Bolstering school spirit is the aim of an event that will be held tomorrow night at Granville […]

Hampton puts aside funds for equipment

By Derek Liebig The Hampton Town Board is putting some money aside for a rainy day. The board voted last […]