Tag Archives: Saratoga Springs

Alice Chaphe Alsobrook, 92

Mrs. Alice Chaphe Alsobrook, 92, 0f 2001 S. Lee St., Americus, Ga., died Thursday morning, Nov. 25, 2010. Mrs. Alsobrook was born Dec. 10, 1917, in Detroit, Mich., a daughter of the late Jerome Ernest Campbell and Alice Larabee Campbell. Her family subsequently moved to Whitehall, where her father started a family construction company. Mrs. […]

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Edith Currier Douglass, 82

Edith Currier Douglass, 82, of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Saratoga Springs, passed away on Oct. 29, 2010. Born Aug. 6, 1928, in Mineville, she was the daughter of the late H. Paul and Clara Currier. Edith graduated from Ellis Hospital School of Nursing.  After graduation she worked as a nurse at Ellis Hospital […]

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Basketball Coach Resigns

Matt Usher takes job … at Saratoga Schools Former Saratoga Springs Blue Streak Matt Usher is a Blue Streak once again. Usher confirmed last Friday he had just submitted his resignation to the Granville School District following signing a contract with the Saratoga Springs School District and having it accepted by its board of education […]

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Verona F. (Hughes) Conners, 87

Verona F. (Hughes) Conners, formerly of Embury Apartments in Saratoga Springs, passed peacefully Monday, March 1, 2010, at the Wesley Health Care Center surrounded by friends and family. She was 87. Born on Jan. 5, 1923 in Middle Granville, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Mary E. (Thomas) Hughes. The family […]

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Robert C. Hewitt, 89

Robert C. Hewitt, 89, of Main Street, South Glens Falls, passed away at his home on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009, following a short illness surrounded by his loving family.    Born on June 16, 1920, in Plattsburgh, he was the son of the late Robert and Johanna (Jackstadt) Hewitt.  Robert was a veteran of the U. S. […]

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Rena H. McKeighan, 89,

Rena H. McKeighan, 89, of Salem, passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon in her home.  Born Feb. 10, 1920, in Middletown Springs, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Melvin Harvey and Luna Katherine (Perry) Haskins.  Rena graduated from Granville High School. She worked on the family farm for many years and at one time […]

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Superintendent Finalists named

Finalists named, three to visit district There can be only one; however, for at least this week, there are three.  

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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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Frank E. Dudla

Frank E. Dudla of Granville passed away peacefully Saturday morning, Oct. 11, 2008, at Glens Falls Hospital, to join his wife and soul mate Mavis.  He was 87. He was born Dec. 9, 1920, in Bridgeport, Conn., the son of Frank J. and Teresa (Ponda) Dudla. Frank, a graduate of Granville High School, was the […]

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Sandra E. Crannell, 64

The memorial service for Sandra E. Crannell, 64, who died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008 at Indian River Nursing Home in Granville, NY, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Granville Baptist Church. The Rev. James Peterson, pastor will officiate. Sandra was born Oct. 21, 1943 in Saratoga Springs, NY the daughter […]

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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, […]