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Legion honors Civil War veteran

A 20-year mission was accomplished. Members of the Whitehall and Granville American Legions made the relatively short hike from the side of North Street up to the grave site of Solomon Rodd on Thursday, Nov. 18, paying respects to a renewed resting place thanks to the efforts of his descendant, Gary Rodd. “I had no […]

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Honoring a family veteran

A hike through the fall colors on the northern end of Whitehall brings you to the foundation of a homestead that turned out several generations of veterans. One of them is currently working to make sure that another’s burial site, also located at the homestead, is proper for someone who served their country. “When I […]

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Sherri L. Field, 53

Sherri L. Field, 53, passed away unexpectedly at her home on July 30, 2010. She was born on April 10, 1957, in Whitehall, the daughter of the late Roland E. Gordon and Lucille V. (Rodd) Gordon of Whitehall. Sherri was a graduate of Whitehall High School, class of 1976. She and her husband, Leonard A. […]

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Lorraine M. Gordon

Lorraine M. Gordon, 88, of Whitehall passed away on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008 at The Orchards Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Granville, following a long illness. Born September 4, 1920 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late James and Kathleen (Rodd) Morrow. Lorraine was a communicant of Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic […]

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Dorothy L. (Robetor) Field, 91

Dorothy L. (Robetor) Field, 91, of Railroad Avenue, passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital after a short illness.   Born on December 20, 1916 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mary (Rodd) Robetor.   Dorothy worked for the Lake Champlain Spinners in Whitehall and […]

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Edward E. “Popeye” Benway, 76

  Edward E. "Popeye" Benway, 76, of Elizabeth Street, passed away on March 6, 2008 at his home in Whitehall with his daughter, Tina, at his side.   Born on December 12, 1931 in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Eli and Victoria (Besaw) Benway.    He was honorably discharged from the U. […]

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Lorraine A. (Gordon) Allaire, 77

    Lorraine A. (Gordon) Allaire, 77, of Mountain Street, went into the arms of her Lord Jesus Christ and her daughter, Laurie A. DiLorenzo, who was waiting for her, on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008, at Glens Falls Hospital.      Born on June 3, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Armeia […]

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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, […]