Tag Archives: Granville New York

Marion Powers, 82

Marion Powers passed away on April 2, 2011 at Glens Falls Hospital. Marion was born on September 15, 1928 in Granville, New York the daughter of Raymond and Emma (Anthony) Farrar. Marion’s career was a wonderful homemaker, wife and mother, as well as grandmother and great grandmother. She was very fond of family camping vacations. […]

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Elwin D. Purvee, 89

Elwin D. Purvee, 89 Mr. Elwin Dwight Purvee, 89, died Saturday, April 2, 2011,  at the Indian River Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Granville, New York after a long illness. Elwin was born Nov. 20, 1921 in Horicon, New York the son of the late Dwight and Marian (Wells) Purvee. Mr. Purvee was a […]

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Pamela B. Hicks

On Thursday, March 3, 2011, Pamela B. Hicks passed away, at home, after a long battle with lung cancer.  A native of Granville, New York, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Mansir Waite Hicks, Jr. Pam lived an adventurous and full life as an advocate, nurse, therapist, teacher, leader, friend and, […]

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Richard J. Braymer, 59

North Granville, NY Richard J. Braymer, age 59, went home to the arms of the Lord, Saturday, March 5, 2011, following a long illness. Richard was born on July 29, 1951 in Granville, New York the son of the late Stanley and Marian (Aldous) Braymer. Richard worked for Bogart’s Trucking Co. and Granville Refuse Co. , both of […]

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more clock info

Another article relating to the Veterans Memorial Clock once again I tried to retain any errors or misspelling from the original text.     Dateline: Granville, New York, Thursday, September 30, 1943 Headline: Fraser Dedicates Town Memorial Clock Sunday; Warns of Complacency   In a stirring patriotic address, before an attendance of about 1,000 people, who […]

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old clock info

Here is the article from the week before the dedication of the Veterans Memorial Clock which now stands in front of the TD Bank on Main Street.   These might be run in the Sentinel in future issues, we’ll see. Any errors are those contained in the original copy where I tried to stay true to […]

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Hurley wins by 22

Final gap 22 in supervisor race Democratic incumbent Rodger Hurley’s lead held up Tuesday morning and what was a 15-vote edge on Nov. 3 became a 22-vote margin of victory following the counting of 71 absentee ballots Nov. 10.  

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Helen E. Beecher Rathbun

Helen E. Beecher Rathbun, 95, of Upper Turnpike Road, Whitehall, passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Sunday, March 29, 2009, following a short illness. Born on July 27, 1913 in Granville, she was the daughter of the late William L and Mary Catherine (Whittington) Beecher. She enjoyed crocheting and gardening and […]

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Helen E. Beecher Rathbun

Helen E. Beecher Rathbun, 95, of Upper Turnpike Road, Whitehall, passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Sunday, March 29, 2009, following a short illness. Born on July 27, 1913 in Granville, she was the daughter of the late William L and Mary Catherine (Whittington) Beecher. She enjoyed crocheting and gardening and […]

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Lawrence M. Jones, 91

South Granville, NY Lawrence M. Jones passed away Feb. 15, 2009 in the comfort of his family.   Larry was born on May 8, 1917 in West Pawlet, Vt., the son of John and Margaret (Morehouse) Jones.   Out of school, Larry went to work for the Hebron Town Highway Department. He then found employment […]

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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, […]