Tag Archives: Nephews

June Ely, 86

June Geniveve Ely, age 86, of Raceville died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Craneville Place in Dalton, Mass., following a long illness. June was born on Nov. 17, 1924, in North Hebron, the daughter of Levi and Essie (Wright) Ely. June lived in Middle Granville since 1928.  For the past two years she resided with […]

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Jacqueline Macheski, 46

Jacqueline Macheski, age 46, of Danby, Vt., passed away at her residence on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011. She was born March 1, 1964, in Rutland, Vt., the daughter of Joseph Macheski of Danby and Joan (Gould) Morey. Jackie had been employed at numerous businesses throughout the years, a few being the Hookery in West Pawlet, […]

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Florence Ruth Martelle, 88

Florence Ruth Martelle, age 88, passed away at Mt. View Center in Rutland, Vt., on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010. Florence was born on July 20, 1924, in Arlington, Vt. She was employed for more than 20 years at Telescope Casual Furniture in Granville. Florence was a very kind and loving person, who enjoyed helping others […]

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Wanda E. Hadeka, 55

Wanda E. Hadeka, age 55, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Ocala, Fla., on Dec. 19, 2009. Wanda was born on Nov. 6, 1954, in Granville, the daughter of the late Stanley C. and Stella (Zolnik) Hadeka. Wanda obtained an AA degree from Adirondack Community College, a BS from SUNY Plattsburgh and her MS […]

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Leo F. Barber

 Leo F. Barber passed away on Nov. 4, 2009, after a long struggle with lung cancer. Leo was a graduate of Whitehall High School, class of 1953, and an Army veteran. He was a naturalist with a love and vast knowledge of plants, animals, fish and birds. He is pre-deceased by his parents, George and Albertine (Laurin) Barber, […]

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Cecil W. Brown

  Cecil Wayne Brown died unexpectedly on June 7, 2009, at Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center.   Cecil was born on April 20, 1936, in Danby, Vt., the son of  Merritt D. “Tink” Brown and Velma (Corey) Brown. Cecil always worked on the family farm, eventually partnering with his brother Homer and ran the “Two […]

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Ruth Towne

  Ruth Towne, 47, of Beecher Road in Granville passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 12, 2009, at her home, surrounded by her family after battling a long illness.    Born on May 19, 1961, Ruthie was the youngest daughter of the late Arthur and Virginia (Montgomery) Mercure of Hartford.  She married  Eric Towne of […]

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Eugene R. “JR” James, Jr.

Eugene R. “JR” James, Jr. passed away on Friday, February 6, 2009 at his residence following a long illness. JR was born in Glens Falls, New York the son of Eugene and Lucy (David) James Sr. JR had been employed at Global Slate. He enjoyed snowmobiling, hunting and working on cars. JR liked to watch […]

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Bogiages, Luella (Barrington)

Bogiages, Luella (Barrington) CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – Luella (Barrington) Bogiages, 87, of Clifton Park. N.Y., died Sunday. Feb. 1, 2009 at Ellis Hospital. Schenectady. She was a resident of Schuyler Ridge Nursing Home and formerly lived at Coburg Village, Rexford, N.Y., and Scotia, N.Y. Born on Aug. 11, 1921 in Granville, N.Y., she was the […]

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Russell William Smith

Russell William Smith, 54, of Broadway, Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009 at the VA Hospital in Albany, following a short illness. He was born in Granville on April 25, 1954. He attended Whitehall High School and was a U. S. Marine veteran of the Vietnam War. He is predeceased by his brother, Terry […]

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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, […]