Tag Archives: John Hollister

Whitehall Rifle Club remains perfect

Over the past two weekends, the Whitehall Rifle Club has shot two impressive rounds. Two weekends ago Whitehall defeated Hartford 984-954 and this weekend the shooters topped Fort Edward by a tally of 983-932. Pete Steffan shot the league’s first perfect score of the season during the Hartford matchup. Steffan had been absent from the […]

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Riflemen advance to 6-0

The Whitehall Rifle Club continued on its winning ways with a road win at Hudson Falls last week, 975-957. The win leaves the undefeated Whitehall shooters atop the Tri-County Rifle League. The score of 957 was Hudson Falls’ best outing of the year, but not enough to defeat the league’s top squad. Other big news […]

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Rifle Club beats Moreau, now 5-0

The Whitehall Rifle Club was on the road, last week, at Moreau where the team came away with a 968-921 win. Moreau is the only team in the Tri County Rifle League who still shoot off from tables, a practice once common in the league. The tables didn’t seem to bother John Hollister who was […]

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Golf team off to 3-2 start

Whitehall lost a key match to Hadley-Luzerne Monday to fall behind the Eagles in the league standings. Hadley narrowly edged Whitehall 3-2 at Bend of the River Golf Club in Hadley. The Eagles top three golfers led the way winning their matches. Scott Broekhuizen earned medalist honors by shooting a 41 in a 2-1 win […]

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Local students, faculty observe Memorial Day

School Memorial Day (3)

The student and faculty at Whitehall Elementary School paid tribute last Thursday to one of the community’s fallen heroes during its annual Memorial Day Ceremony. More than a hundred parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles and a dozen Legionnaires looked on as students recited poems, sang songs and received awards. But the most touching moment was […]

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Rifle team wins league championship

The Whitehall Rifle Club defeated Galway 976-968, last Thursday in Hudson Falls to wrap up the Tri-County Rifle League Championship. Both teams had beaten each other on their respective home ranges to each finish 13-1, setting up the second shoot-off between the two in recent years. In 2008 it was Galway pulling out the win […]

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Boy Scout Troop 83 completing service project

Boy Scouts

April is National Community Service month and Boy Scout Troop 83, sponsored by Whitehall American Legion Post 83 is taking it seriously. Three of the scouts are striving for the rank of Star Scout and each must complete a six hour service project. The options around Whitehall are many, however they decided to each take on a […]

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Rifle club bests Reynolds Road 982-941

The Whitehall Rifle Club finished the regular season on a strong note, by downing visiting Reynolds Road 982-941. The win puts Whitehall in a tie with Galway at 13-1.  Galway out-shot Moreau 968-936. The two teams will meet in Hudson Falls on April 18 for a shoot-off to determine the league champion.   Whitehall’s win […]

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DeLorme youngest top five

The Whitehall Rifle Team remained on a collision course with Galway by downing visiting Moreau last Thursday, 974-950. With one match to go, both teams are 12-1. A win by both this week would mean a shoot off in Hudson Falls on April 18. In last week’s match a bit of history was made in […]

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Jr. Rifle Club awards presented

The Whitehall Junior Rifle Club finished its 9 week training course with the following awards being presented. Expert: Joe Delorme 380, Malia Delorme 374, Jay Lawrence 369 Sharpshooter: Hollis Pauquette, Noah Ramey, Tyler Sweenor Marksman: Sophia Barber, Bailey Daigle, John Hollister, Mike Mattison. Pro Marksman: Matt Austin, Luke Longtin, Vinkle Rasmussen, Garrett Steves Basic: Justin […]

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Search for Sasquatch resumes, forty years later

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By Dan King It’s been 40 years since the first reported Sasquatch sighting in Whitehall and now the quest to […]

Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

Candidate pic Ken Bartholomew

By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that […]

Jane O’Shea resigns, cites issues with board

Jane O'Shea BW

By Derek Liebig A Granville principal is resigning at the end of the school year because of a disagreement over […]

Whitehall Elks honor three for service

New Elks officers are sworn into office

By Dan King Ken McKee, an old Whitehall Elk, used to tell his kids that the acronym BPOE stood for […]

Reelected, incumbents face challenges

By Derek Liebig Members of the Granville Village Board will be together for at least two more years. Incumbents Dean […]

Keough to plant community garden

Jensen Keough

By Dan King A Whitehall High School student has come up with a creative way to support local charity and […]