Tag Archives: Rain

Freedom Hawk to play Thursday

As summer vacation comes to a close, so does Granville’s summer concert series. But those savoring the Thursday night music have one more chance to do so before it’s all said and done. Freedom Hawk, a local group offering a combination of rock styles and country, will finish off the concerts. The band was one […]

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Elks Soccer Shoot to be held Aug. 28

Local kids will have the chance to learn if they can bend it like Beckham. Whitehall Elks Lodge 1491 will host its annual soccer shoot at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Whitehall Town Recreation Field. Students will compete for prizes by seeing how many goals they can make. The competition will be […]

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Annual barbecue at St. Ann’s

Beef of chicken? Both will be served during St. Ann’s Church’s annual steak roast and chicken barbecue from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, at the church on George Street in Fort Ann. This annual event will include a choice between steak and chicken. The cost of a steak dinner is $15; $10 […]

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crash

A real mess out there this morning and the weather with high winds, rain and cold seems to be generating some traffic accidents.   Just got back from a Route 4 fatal crash – a tractor trailer from New Jersey went off the east side of the road while traveling northbound. The single occupant of […]

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sports stuff

Sports stuff   Rough week for other teams in Golden Horde land; on the road and losing is a tough place to be for any team.   The outstanding golf team is almost done for the year – second trip to the sectionals and most wins (possibly) in team history, at least recent memory.   […]

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game on??

Soccer finale   Might be a soccer game girls vs boys varsity teams. With the weather absolutely freezing outside and rain-snowing I’m not sure if this one will still take place. I’ll post again if I hear anything. But is was supposed to be after school about regular game time. Sounds like a fun way […]

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checking in

Some thoughts Good to see the boy soccer team break through for a win. They’ve been on the verge of breaking through for a while. football You definitely need to do more than want it bad. Although Granville continues to improve, it just might be that no amount of improvement could have brought them even […]

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winner, winner chicken dinner

chicken   There were lines for food at the GV engine and hose chicken BBQ Thursday night. The secret is out. Rain delayed the finish of the birds and patrons were lined up waiting for the finale. I’d suggest a line for "pre paid" and those who have not yet paid. Lots of people seemed […]

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Weekender 08/29/14

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Lakes Classifieds – 08/29/14

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, […]