Tag Archives: Dec 7 1941

My dad’s service during WWII: Former Granville resident recalls heroic efforts of his father

By Rick Stanton Through the years, my Dad (Richard Wilcox Stanton) would tell stories about his time in the U.S. Navy during WWII. The stories were mostly humorous, but once in a while he’d tell of something a bit more serious (like the time a piece of shrapnel fell out of a quiet sky impaling […]

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Gloria F. Chaplin, 69

Gloria F. Chaplin, 69 Gloria F. Chaplin quietly passed away in Ballston Spa on Sept.28, 2011. Born on Dec. 7, 1941 in Whitehall on Pearl Harbor Day, she was the daughter of late Charles and Clara Chaplin. She was a graduate of Whitehall High School. She is survived by her sister, Daisy C. Goodell of […]

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A Naval love story

When heading off to serve his country, the last thing Charles Carswell thought was that he was going to meet the person he would spend the next 63 years with.

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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 […]