Tag Archives: Putnam Town Court

Scott pleads guilty

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By Krystle S. Morey Former Granville mayor Tom Scott pleaded guilty Tuesday to endangering the welfare of a child. When asked by Putnam Town Court judge Susan Johnson how he would like to plead, Scott said: “Guilty, your honor.” Scott, 56, is required to pay a $1,000 fine — the maximum defined by the court […]

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Scott trial begins Dec. 19; Defense motions for charge to be thrown out

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By Krystle S. Morey A trial date of Dec. 19 has been set for former Granville mayor Thomas Scott to answer to a pair of child endangerment charges and a harassment charge, relating to alleged ‘inappropriate’ incidents with two underage boys. Now, summons will be sent out to Washington County residents to form a jury. […]

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Scott refuses plea deal; case heading to trial

Tom Scott

By Krystle S. Morey Tom Scott is headed to trial. The former Granville mayor declined Tuesday to accept a misdemeanor conviction on charges he endangered the welfare of two local teenagers. During a 30-minute proceeding in Putnam Town Court, Scott turned down a plea deal offered by the prosecution that would have precluded a trial. […]

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Scott faces choice: Plea deal or trial

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By Krystle S. Morey Former Granville mayor Tom Scott has been offered a plea bargain on charges of endangering the welfare of two local teens and he must decide whether to accept the deal by July 18 or go to trial. “I wouldn’t be surprised if he reaches out to me before July 18,” said […]

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Lakes Region Freepress – 07/13/18

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North Country Freepress – 07/13/18

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518 Wheels – 07/12/18

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County tax sale July 28

Whitehall tax auction, Washington County

By Matthew Saari One hundred twenty three Washington County properties will be going to auction on Saturday, July 28. Every […]

No firemen’s fair this year

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By Krystle S. Morey The Hook and Ladder Fire Company will not host a firemen’s fair this year. Village of […]

Group discusses Catholic ‘school’

Resurrect Whitehall

By Matthew Saari To help restore Whitehall to its former glory, one of the ideas floated by a group of […]

Audit faults village

Granville Village Board

By Krystle S. Morey After thumbing through Granville’s financial records, state officials say the village has some work to do. […]

Granville school board picks new president, vp

Granville School Board

By Krystle S. Morey Fasten your seatbelts and hang on. That’s the advice newly-elected Granville Board of Education vice president […]

Lakes Region Freepress – 07/06/18

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North Country Freepress – 07/06/18

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518 Wheels – 07/05/18

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