Tag Archives: Lemery

WCS students receive awards, scholarships

Graduates Casey Garner -Whitehall Teacher’s Association Award – Helen Layden Gilligan Award    -James McHugh Attendance Award        -Keni Joan Purdy   Emily Rockwell  Judge William Redmond Memorial Award   Ian Rollins -William J. Daly Memorial Award   -Marie Ames Young Award             – Anthony “Tony” Scott Award -Doreen Jillson St.Clair Memorial Award   -Frank Martucci Memorial Award         […]

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“Modern Millie” comes to stage this weekend

Producer Chris Palmer gives cast members some instructions during rehearsals on Monday evening.

A small town girl’s quest to find a rich husband in 1920’s New York and the antics that ensue will play out on the Whitehall stage this weekend. Under the co-direction of Chris Palmer and Marc Pratt, the Whitehall Drama Club will present the Tony Award winning musical “Thoroughly Modern Millie” on the Whitehall stage […]

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Jesus Fest, Christian music festival this Saturday

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“It’s All About Jesus Fest” is all about music, fellowship and community. The second annual Christian music event returns to the Skenesborough Canalside Park from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 1. The festival, which is a free event for people of all ages, will feature contemporary Christian music from a half dozen […]

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Whitehall names honor roll students

Whitehall High School and Whitehall Elementary School have announced the names of students who were named to the honor roll for the first quarter. They were: Grade 12 Highest Honors: Alexandra Abbott, Margaret Benjamin, Janelle Cahee, Brett Christian, Abby Connors, Zachary Diekel, Marion Gendron, Shelby Patnode, Emily Sweeney. High Honors: Chantel Baker, Kathryn Barrett, Marissa […]

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Whitehall High School announces honor roll

Grade 12 Highest Honors: Alexandra Abbott, Margaret Benjamin, Janelle Cahee, Brett Christian, Abby Connors, Zachary Diekel, Marion Gendron, Shelby Patnode, Emily Sweeney. High Honors: Chantel Baker, Kathryn Barrett, Marissa Black, Shelby Gladd, Rachael Kasuba, Ashley Macy, David Rich, Elizabeth Ross, Toran Tracy, Matthew Watson, Ashley Wood. Honors: Marissa Alexander, Codie Bascue, Ryan Battease, Shan Beebe, […]

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Shelia L. Parrott, 67

Shelia L. Parrott, 67 of Montcalm Avenue, in Whitehall died unexpectedly on Monday, May 2, 2011.  Shelia was born on February 18, 1944, the daughter of Randall and Evelyn (Morse) Parrott. She attended Whitehall schools. Shelia had an amazing will to persevere any hardship that was handed her. She was an inspiration to all that knew […]

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Mark Bolos at Faith Chapel

The public is invited to Faith Chapel on Route 4 in Whitehall on Sunday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m. for a coffeehouse with Mark Bolos of New Hartford. Bolos is the owner of Big Apple music in New Hartford and travels spreading the good news of Jesus Christ through word and song. Most of the […]

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Food giveaway slated

Everyone is welcome to come to the Thanksgiving Cupboard Buster, a food giveaway, on Saturday, Nov. 20, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Faith Chapel in Whitehall. More than 4,000 pounds of food and other products will be distributed, including diapers and personal products. For further information, please contact Pastor Mike Lemery at 791-6936.

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Otis H. Woodard Sr.

 Otis Henry Woodard Sr. of West Pawlet passed away at his home on Thursday, July 24, 2008 following a long illness.Otis was born on Feb. 28, 1928 in East Arlington, Vt., the son of Warren Henry and Violet (King) Woodard.Otis initially served in the US Marine Corp during World War II. When the war ended […]

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Classifieds 03/25/14

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 […]

Whitehall school officials want bobsled club back

By Dan King Until this year, Whitehall High School was the only school in the country with a bobsled club, […]

District, school administrators reach pact

By Derek Liebig The Granville Central School District and the Granville Administrators’ Association, with five members, reached agreement last week […]

Karas not concerned about budget

By Dan King Despite fiscal concerns voiced Board of Education member Frank Barber, Whitehall Central School Business Administrator Joe Karas […]

Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestlers raise $600 for cancer research

Julian Barber

Senior wrestler Julian Barber’s charity wrestling idea caught on with his teammates during the season, to the tune of $600. […]

Sasquatch sightings on the rise

By Dan King Officials say the snowy weather has driven local Sasquatches out of the woods and caused them to […]