Four days after members of the Whitehall American Legion were cited for disorderly conduct over being in a state road conducting a coin drop, the Legion responded to the situation at the end of its annual Veterans Day ceremonies. “We are sworn to uphold the Constitution, which gives the right to the complainant or complainants […]
The Toys for Tots program is intended for needy children ages newborn to 12. It is run by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and managed locally by American Legion Post 83. The program aims to provide at least one toy for needy children. The Marine Corps Reserve, through donations and the cooperation of the Canadian […]
The holidays are coming and the Poultney Food Shelf needs your help. The food shelf is starting to run low and organizers are looking for donations so needy families in the area have plenty of food during the busy holiday season. Organizers are hoping for a big weekend of donations on Nov. 13 and 14. […]
Nancy Mary Polk passed away Friday July 23, 2010, at the age of 88. She was born in Whitehall, on April 17, 1922, to Antonio and Maria Mormino. Nancy graduated from Whitehall High School and was in college at Alfred University when World War II started. She then took a job in Washington, D.C., in […]
One of the local cool spots will again be open for the season as the Washington County Park at Huletts Landing will open full-time starting this weekend.
Winifred E. DeKalb, age 88, of North Granville, passed away on Nov. 7, 2009, at Glens Falls Hospital following a long illness. Winifred was born on Oct. 8, 1921, in Fort Ann, the daughter of Clement and Jennie (Gibson) Fuller. Winifred loved visiting her sons in Florida, and she particularly enjoyed eating out […]
Carl E. Williams Sr. CMSGT (Ret.) passed away on Jan. 11, 2009 in Falls Church, Va. He was preceded in death by his mother, Lorraine Williams and daughter, Vivian. Carl is survived by his wife of 51 years, Gwyneth (nee) Sykes; his children Carl, Lorraine (Brian), and Keith; six grandchildren, Teddy, Chrissy, Lindsay, Keith, Lauren, […]
What were once attractive additions to a serene setting are now posing a danger to it. Officials with the Mettowee Valley Cemetery have announced that the giant pine trees which border much of the historic cemetery have aged and deteriorated to the point that they simply must be removed…