Tag Archives: Graveside Service

Francis L. Wilbur, 44

  Francis L. Wilbur,44, of Clemons, passed away unexpectedly on July 25, 2008 as a result of a motor vehicle accident on County Route 41 in Kingsbury. Born on July 23, 1964 in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Leon "Pete" Wilbur and Fannie Marie (Marino) Wilbur.  For many years in this area, he […]

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Maxine Pine, 77

 Maxine Pine passed away at Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008.Maxine was born on March 28, 1930 in Bethel, Vt., the daughter of Winfield and Elizabeth (Maynard) Hackett.Maxine was the governess for Senator Muskie’s children. She resided in Maine for most of her life and loved it there. After the […]

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Wilma Borden, 57

  Wilma Borden of Truthville  died on January 2, 2007 at Glens Falls Hospital. Wilma was born on Nov. 1, 1950 in Cambridge, N.Y. the daughter of William and Margaret (Hayes) Fleming. Wilma was a graduate of Granville High School in 1969. Wilma and her husband “Bordie” opened Wilma’s Diner in 1994, a Truthville landmark. […]

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Edrys W. Ross, 94

  Edrys W. Ross, 94, of Rochester, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2007 at Rochester General Hospital surrounded by loved ones.   Born on February 5, 1913 in Whitehall, he was the youngest of eight children born to the late James and Sarah (Thomas) Ross.. Mr. Ross was a U.S. Army veteran of World […]

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Donald Gordon, 45

  Donald Gordon, 45, of Dresden, passed away unexpectedly on June 15, 2007 at his home.   Born on Jan. 9, 1962, in Glens Falls, he was the son of the late Donald J. and Dorothy A. (Hildreth) Gordon.Donald enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, camping, four-wheeling,     walks, hiking and a special baseball game.   He enjoyed collecting […]

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Amos John Yell, 79

Amos John Yell, 79, of Perry Lane, Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2007 at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland, Vt.Born on Jan. 9, 1928 in Whitehall, he was the son of the late John Yell and Bernadette Yell.Amos spent his life working on the tugs, rising from deck band to mate and […]

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2014 Washington County Fair Guide

Classifieds 08/20/14

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 […]

Enerjazz to conclude concert series

Whitehall’s summer concert series will be coming to a close on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and to say […]

Cheerleading made an official sport

By Dan King After years of being a club sport and funding all expenditures on their own, Whitehall cheerleaders have […]

State says their own building has code violations

By Dan King New York State Canal Corporation recently stopped by the new location for Friends of the Washington County […]

Storefront undergoes rebirth

A storefront that has stood on West Main Street for more than 100 years has been given new life. When […]

W. Pawlet auction Thursday

The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual auction this evening at the West Pawlet Firehouse, Route 153, […]