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Granville grad to return to ministry in Thailand

By Jaime Thomas Cassie Dodge recently went into one of Bangkok’s largest red light districts. She entered a bar full of prostitutes, and she bought one for the night. She wasn’t looking for sex; rather, she and a group of other missionaries wanted to show the prostitute that there are alternatives. The 23-year-old Granville graduate […]

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Granville native seeking support for national contest

By Jaime Thomas Military women and beauty contests don’t usually go hand in hand. But Miss Veteran America, an event in its second year, is striving to change that. Locally, Tonya Rupe, a Granville graduate and current Rutland resident, is trying her hand at the contest starting with regional tryouts this June. The 23-year-old woman […]

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Italian feast at Manor Aug. 22

Italian food is on the menu for the next special Wednesday dinner at the Skene Manor. “Italian feast” is the theme of the Manor’s next dinner, which will be held at 5:30 on Wednesday, Aug. 22, at the venerable estate atop Mountain Street. Appetizers will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m. and will be followed […]

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Adirondack Fiddlers to perform

The Whitehall Music in the Park summer concert series is kicking into full gear as the Adirondack Fiddlers prepare to grace the Whitehall stage Friday evening. The concert will begin at 7 p.m., July 27. The group, which is made up of fiddlers ranging in age from 50 to 80, performs old jigs, reels, and […]

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Skene Manor to host dinner

The Skene Manor’s special monthly dinner will have a Hawaiian theme. Diners will have the choice between tilapia or ham with rice and vegetables, salad, rolls, and Hawaiian wedding cake for dessert. A social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25. The price of […]

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Skene Manor events coming

The 2012 season at the Skene Manor is starting to take off and the historic estate will hold two of its most popular events in the coming weeks. Its first special dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 23. Social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. appetizers will be served. Dinner will be served beginning […]

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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, […]