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Legion honors Civil War veteran

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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

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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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Search for Sasquatch resumes, forty years later

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By Dan King It’s been 40 years since the first reported Sasquatch sighting in Whitehall and now the quest to […]

Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

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By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that […]

Jane O’Shea resigns, cites issues with board

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By Derek Liebig A Granville principal is resigning at the end of the school year because of a disagreement over […]

Whitehall Elks honor three for service

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By Dan King Ken McKee, an old Whitehall Elk, used to tell his kids that the acronym BPOE stood for […]

Reelected, incumbents face challenges

By Derek Liebig Members of the Granville Village Board will be together for at least two more years. Incumbents Dean […]

Keough to plant community garden

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By Dan King A Whitehall High School student has come up with a creative way to support local charity and […]