Tag Archives: Mechanicville

Horde coaches question playoff selection criteria

Win and not in? Questions surround Horde playoff ouster When the lights went out on the Corinth football field last Friday night, the Granville Golden Horde headed home confident it had secured a spot in the playoffs by virtue of its 48-20 win over the Tomahawks and 4-3 season record. All that changed Sunday, however, […]

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Now, we're wrestling

It’s bigger,faster and meaner. It’s the end of the line one way or another – it’s the New York State Wrestling Championship. Karl Palmer is through to the next round after wrecking his first round opponent 15-0. Coach / dad Steve Palmer said he did not expect his 140-pounder to tech fall his guy in […]

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Rambling and not the good kind like in a country song

What’s new?     I’m hearing from Haynes house of Hope founders committee member Lila Myer that the ticket for the HHoH Sweetheart dinner dance are moving pretty well with 100 couple already reserving tickets.   The more the merrier as the Forum holds about twice that.   They’re printing more if you’re thinking about […]

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Eugene E. Robetor, 80

Eugene E. Robetor, 80, of Whitehall passed away on Friday, September 26, at his home due to heart failure. He was born on December 5, 1927 in Whitehall, NY to Robert and Mary (Rodd)Robetor. He was preceded in death by five siblings; Dorothy(Fields), Louise (Epifanio), Arthur, Leonard and Robert. He married Marguerite E. Rutherford on […]

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Ruth M. McCollum, 82

  Ruth M. McCollum passed away at Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Friday, May 23, 2008. Ruth was born on October 19, 1925 in South Argyle, the daughter of Edward and Marion (Williamson) MacEachron. Ruth moved with her family to Granville in 1941 and she graduated from Granville High School in 1943. Spending […]

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Teresa Ann Robetor Shaw

Teresa Ann Robetor Shaw passed away on Nov. 4, 2007 at Orlando Regional Hospital with her longtime companion, Dave Johnson, and her three children by her side.She died suddenly of a massive stroke. Born in Whitehall on January 6, 1949, she attended the Whitehall schools. She worked for many years at Price Chopper, Wal-Mart, Hannaford […]

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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, […]