Tag Archives: Sister In Law

Granville man on “The Price is Right”

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By Jaime Thomas Screaming, crying, hysterically-excited contestants wildly jumping around on a stage. It’s the classic vision of “The Price is Right.” Bob Schoonmaker fits this bill. The Granville resident and owner of Schoony’s Country Market recently competed on an episode of the game show that will air later this year. For his wife’s birthday […]

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Edith F. Ballard, 87

HAMPTON — Edith F. Ballard, 87, of Ballard Road, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland, Vt. Born on Feb. 2, 1925, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Catherine (Rock) Hilder. She enjoyed reading, baking, arts and crafts, crocheting and also enjoyed […]

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Helen Cleveland, 95

Helen Cleveland passed away on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at the Indian River Nursing Home. Helen was born in Middletown Springs, Vt., on Sept. 30, 1916, the daughter of Arthur and Espy (Edmunds) Hubbard. Helen graduated, as valedictorian, from Middletown Springs High School in 1934. She enjoyed acting in the community theater groups and had […]

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Hollis F. Thomas, 56

Hollis F. Thomas, 56, died peacefully at her home on Oct. 7, 2010, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Holly was born on Feb. 7, 1954, to George W. and Helen (Housman) Folger. She graduated from Granville Central School as well as Adirondack Community College, only to return to Granville Central School where she […]

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Van Rensler Brown, 84

Van Rensler Brown died July 7, 2010, after recent heart bypass surgery. A longtime resident of St. Louis, Mo., he was 84 years old. He was the beloved husband of the late Freda V. Brown. He was the son of the late Dr. Kenneth I. and Muriel Brown, former president of Denison University, and brother […]

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Yvonne T. Naugle, 80

Yvonne Teresa Naugle, 80, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 1, 2010, at Genesis Eldercare Mountain View Center in Rutland, Vt. She was born Aug. 26, 1929, on Staten Island, the youngest child of Augustus and Marcella (Kiernan) Kinzel. She graduated in 1947 from Curtis High School on Staten Island, and on Sept. 23, 1950, […]

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Leo F. Barber

 Leo F. Barber passed away on Nov. 4, 2009, after a long struggle with lung cancer. Leo was a graduate of Whitehall High School, class of 1953, and an Army veteran. He was a naturalist with a love and vast knowledge of plants, animals, fish and birds. He is pre-deceased by his parents, George and Albertine (Laurin) Barber, […]

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Paul William Hadeka, 87

Paul William Hadeka, age 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009, in the Glens Falls Hospital.  Paul was born in Proctor, Vt., on Sept 30, 1921, the son of Adolph and Mary (Pikelivicz) Hadeka.  Paul retired after 35 years of employment as a corrections officer. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and St. […]

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Russell William Smith

Russell William Smith, 54, of Broadway, Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009 at the VA Hospital in Albany, following a short illness. He was born in Granville on April 25, 1954. He attended Whitehall High School and was a U. S. Marine veteran of the Vietnam War. He is predeceased by his brother, Terry […]

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Richard (Dick) J. Toman

Richard (Dick) J. Toman, at the age of 79, of Middle Granville left the world he loved on Jan. 7, 2009, at his residence, with his family at his side. He was born on April 27, 1929. He was the son of Howard F. and Helen Quirk Toman. He was married 57 years to Elizabeth […]

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Classifieds 03/25/14

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

Candidate pic Ken Bartholomew

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

New Elks officers are sworn into office

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 […]

Whitehall school officials want bobsled club back

By Dan King Until this year, Whitehall High School was the only school in the country with a bobsled club, […]

District, school administrators reach pact

By Derek Liebig The Granville Central School District and the Granville Administrators’ Association, with five members, reached agreement last week […]

Karas not concerned about budget

By Dan King Despite fiscal concerns voiced Board of Education member Frank Barber, Whitehall Central School Business Administrator Joe Karas […]

Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestlers raise $600 for cancer research

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Senior wrestler Julian Barber’s charity wrestling idea caught on with his teammates during the season, to the tune of $600. […]

Sasquatch sightings on the rise

By Dan King Officials say the snowy weather has driven local Sasquatches out of the woods and caused them to […]