Tag Archives: Handful

Border Riders say obey the signs

Front trails closed web

It should be obvious to anyone, but just in case, local snowmobile club members are advising riders to stay off the trails. Early snowfall had some riders out on the trails but members of the Border Riders Snowmobile Club say the trails are still closed due to a lack of snow cover after the recent […]

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Palmer surpasses milestone

Karl Palmer said he can remember setting his sights on Mark Sabo as far back as seventh grade. In his final match of the day at the Colonie Duals on Dec. 11, Palmer surpassed Granville’s all-time wins leader just 11 matches into his senior year. Palmer was 9-1 at the notoriously difficult two-day tournament and […]

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Horde girls fall to Bengals

Tenacious defense by the visitors eventually wore down the Golden Horde girls basketball team, as Granville fell to the Tamarac Bengals, 58-46, in its Wasaren League home opener. Emily Fuller led all scorers with 21 points and the Golden Horde stayed close to the Bengals despite a close-quarters defense that forced multiple Granville turnovers. Fuller […]

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Golden Horde boys hoopsters 2010-2011

The 2010-2011 boys basketball team

Despite being a first-year head coach, Duane Dodge touts his seven years in the program along with what he learned from departed basketball head coach Matt Usher and his time with baseball Coach Marc Lambert. “They taught me a lot, both of them,” Dodge said last week.  “It’s very exciting – nervous, you get nervous […]

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Rail Trail is on track

Bridge work begins, span expected this month Soon a way will exist to cross the Mettowee River without taking the Church Street Bridge. As the June opening date approaches, village officials said, all indications show the Rail Trail Bridge will go into place later this month as planned. “I think the excitement will be there […]

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More leads in CVS case

There are plenty of leads for the Whitehall Village Police Department. For Chief Matt Dickinson, the challenge remains the same: sort out the credible ones from the rest.   (more…)

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Monday, Monday

Fun dog show Saturday   The dog show in the park was a fun time. Dogs of all shapes and sizes, all getting along. Other people’s dogs to have fun with. I got to meet a bunch of dogs and owners. If the show was an exercise to try to choose a dog it would […]

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Classifieds 02/25/14

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 […]

Whitehall Rifle Club still perfect

The Whitehall Rifle Club finished the first half of the season 7-0 with its strongest outing of the year, by […]

Bascue chosen as one of six drivers

Whitehall-native Codie Bascue was selected as one of six drivers to represent Team USA at the 2015 World Championships in […]

Sidewalk buried

Wheeler Avenue sidewalk frozen

By Dan King Some sidewalks in the Village of Whitehall simply can’t be cleared of snow at this point, officials […]

Granville indoor track does well at Sectionals

Indoor Track

After a fourth place finish at the Wasaren League Championships, the Granville girls indoor track team did one better at […]

Whitehall tops Duanesburg, downed by Greenwich

Justin Hoagland contends Justin Carruthers' jump shot

By Dan King The comeback was courtesy of a 17-1 run in the final 3:26 of the game for Whitehall. […]