Tag Archives: Nieces

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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Mary M. Volk

Mary M. Volk, 97 Mary M. Volk passed away o n Jan. 9, 2009 at the Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Granville. Mary was born on June 30, 1911, in Granville, NY the daughter of Michael P. and Anna (Kyryk) Volk. Mary was a retired seamtress. She had worked at both Nora Lee […]

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Lyle Hurlburt

Lyle Hurlburt, born on Oct. 19, 1942, lost his battle to cancer on Dec. 28, 2008 in Silsbee, Texas.  He was predeceased by his companion, Kay.  He was also predeceased by his father, Lucius Hurlburt, and mother Tressa Hurlburt. He is survived by his wife, Helen Hurlburt and daughters, Penny Mattison and husband John; Candy […]

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John A. “Jack” Pacyna

John A. "Jack" Pacyna, 90, of Granville passed away on Friday, Jan. 2, 2009 at Glens Falls Hospital following a brief illness. Jack was born on Dec. 20 1918 in Mineville, N.Y., the son of Michael and Katherine (Huchro) Pacyna. He was raised in South Poultney, Vt.Jack is predeceased by his son, John S. Pacyna, […]

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Charles Llewellyn Hughes, 97

Charles Llewellyn Hughes, 97, of Summit Square, Waynesboro, Va., died Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at his residence. He was born August 28, 1911 in Granville, New York, a son of Richard and Bess Thomas Hughes. Charles was a charter member of Westminster Presbyterian Church.  He retired from General Electric with 40 years of service.  He […]

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Billie Mae Matte, 68

Billie Mae Matte, 68, formerly of Potter Street, Whitehall, passed away on Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at the Northwood Health Rehabilitation Center in Troy. Born on October 8, 1939 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Herman R and Edith Mae (Webster) Matte. She attended Whitehall Central School and in her younger years, […]

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Constance “Connie” L. Landon, age 58

Constance “Connie” L.  Landon, age 58, passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2008 at her home following a long illness. Connie was born on September 2, 1949 in Granville, New York the daughter of Cecil and Josephine (Colburn) Greene. Connie had been employed at Equinox Terrace and Fort Hudson Nursing Home. Connie enjoyed watching wrestling […]

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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, […]