Tag Archives: Queensbury

Mary Dodge, 91

Mary Dodge, age 91, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Glens Falls Hospital. Mary was born on Sept. 27, 1919, in Whitehall, the daughter of Edmund and Clara (MacDuff) Derome. Mary graduated from Hartford Central School. Mary loved a good card game. She also enjoyed bowling. She was a member of “The Golden Girls.” She […]

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Mary Dodge, age 91, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Glens Falls Hospital. Mary was born on Sept. 27, 1919, in Whitehall, the daughter of Edmund and Clara (MacDuff) Derome. Mary graduated from Hartford Central School. Mary loved a good card game. She also enjoyed bowling. She was a member of “The Golden Girls.” She […]

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Corsetti presents armory plans

Businessman Richard Corsetti received applause both before and after he presented his plan for creating a community cultural center in the Whitehall Armory to the town board at its Jan. 12 meeting. Despite it being a very snowy day, more than 15 people turned out for the presentation in which Corsetti laid out the details […]

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Mimi bears help bring joy, therapy

  In a very limited release, eight children received special “Mimi Bears” as a gift. The gift was made out of love and as a way to stay sane while Rita Gordon was treated for cancer.

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Margaret M. Pike 88

Margaret M. Pike 88 of The Oaks and a former resident of Skene Street, passed away on Sunday April 26th in the Fort Hudson Nursing Home following a short illness. She was born on April 26, 1921 in Whitehall, the daughter of Frank and Ethel ( Jones) Gandrow. On April 8, 1939 she married William […]

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Burleigh E. Douglass

Burleigh E. Douglass passed away at the age of 84 on Feb. 23, 2009 in Woodstock, Ga.  He was the son of the late Burleigh J. and Lois Clark Douglass. He was born on Oct 26, 1924 in Whitehall. He lived his childhood in Whitehall and joined the US Army in 1944. He served in […]

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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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Clarence R. Burch

Clarence R. Burch passed away on July 1, 2008 at Glens Falls Hospital. Clarence was born on June 14, 1954 in N. Hebron, NY the son of Elmer and Lettie (Barrett) Burch. Clarence had been employed at Tatko Brothers Slate Co. in Middle Granville. Survivors are his daughter Barbra Burch of Hudson Falls, his sisters: […]

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Colleen E. Renaud, 72

    Colleen E. Renaud, 72, of State Route 4, passed away on April 16, 2008 at the Health Park Medical Center in Fort Meyers, Fla., following a long battle with cancer.     Born on Oct., 18, 1935 in Vergennes, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Dorothy (Wimmett) Cenate.   […]

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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, […]