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Whitehall boys hoops finish season with win

The Whitehall boys basketball team finished the season on a winning note. The team shot its way past Bolton 65-41 last Wednesday in each team’s season finale. The Railroaders were deadly from beyond the arc, hitting a season best 13 3-pointers. Brian McLaughlin made six 3-pointers on his way to a game-high 22 points. Justin […]

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Whitehall grapplers take over Granville

Prior to the start of its wrestling match against rival Granville last week, Head Coach Bob Diekel described Brandon Steves as an outstanding wrestler and the team’s unquestioned leader. Steves then went out and backed up his coach’s talk. With his team trailing by four points entering the final match, Steves pinned Anthony Arbuckle at […]

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Girls basketball has best game to date

The Whitehall girls basketball team picked up its third win of the season in dominating fashion last week. The Railroaders held Salem to three or fewer points in the three quarters as they routed Salem 56-14. Nine players scored for Whitehall, including four who recorded at least eight points. Ashley Davis led Whitehall with 13 […]

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Whitehall boys basketball sees third win of season

A dominant first quarter last Friday against Bolton propelled Whitehall to its third win of the season and second in three days. Whitehall outscored Bolton 24-5 in the first quarter en route to a 61-32 win. Justin Hoagland scored 19 points to lead Whitehall and Justin McDonald added 10 points. A season high 12 players […]

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Railroaders drop pair

Whitehall played well at the beginning and end of its game against North Warren but was outscored 41-25 in the second and third quarters as the team suffered its seventh loss of the season. Three players recorded double digit scoring for North Warren as it defeated Whitehall 67-55 on Friday night. Nick Sapienza led North […]

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Girls pick up second win behind big first quarter

By Derek Liebig A dominant first quarter against Hadley Luzerne sparked Whitehall to its second win of the season. The Railroaders outscored  the Eagles 15-6 in the first quarter en route to a 38-30 win last Tuesday. “That’s the first time we’ve played a good first quarter all season,” Head Coach Jim Burgey said. “We’ve […]

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Golf team off to 3-2 start

Whitehall lost a key match to Hadley-Luzerne Monday to fall behind the Eagles in the league standings. Hadley narrowly edged Whitehall 3-2 at Bend of the River Golf Club in Hadley. The Eagles top three golfers led the way winning their matches. Scott Broekhuizen earned medalist honors by shooting a 41 in a 2-1 win […]

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Golf team starts season 2-1

Whitehall’s golf team suffered its first loss of the season on Monday after starting the season with two straight wins. FortAnn defeated Whitehall 3-2 in a match played at Pole Valley Player’s Club. The Cardinals top three golfers led the way, winning all their matches. Cody Holmes edged Robby Pereau 4-3; Brandon Nassivera defeated Cullen […]

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Softball trio recognized by league

A trio of Whitehall softball players were lauded by opposing coaches in league all-star voting last month. Seniors Brittney Putorti, Victoria Christian and Paxton Peterson were all honored for their play on the field this season. Putorti was named a first-team Adirondack All Star. An overpowering pitcher, Putorti was on the mound for every inning […]

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Softball team continues strong play

Whitehall’s softball team is playing some of its best softball of the season at exactly the right time. The Railroaders have won their last four games to inch their record above .500 in the Adirondack League. On Monday, Whitehall defeated Hadley-Luzerne 15-1. Paxton Peterson led the charge offensively for Whitehall, going 3 for 5 with […]

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Matthew Fiske, 43

Matthew Parker Fiske, 43, passed away Aug. 24 as a result of a tragic automobile accident. One of God’s brightest […]

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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 […]