Tag Archives: Skene

In a year of heavy snow insurance claims emerge

The intersecton of Gillespie Road near Route 22 shows a thick coating of ice and snow which led to a number of traffic accidents across the area Monday morning. Nov. 8, 2010.

As the snow piled up on local roofs and again when that snow let loose from the tops of many area buildings around Granville, insurance agents got involved as claims were made for residential and motor vehicle damage. Tom Nelson of CH Nelson Agency Inc. on Main Street said he was surprised the claims have […]

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Big Bart Golf Tournament Ready for 10th Year

Not much has changed in the past 10 years. For Loren “Bart” Bartholomew, that means the dedication to the cause of hospice services has remained strong for a decade, now. “What I have been fortunate enough to see over the past 10 years is the dedication of the participants,” said Bartholomew as he prepares to […]

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Coming to the town her family founded

Not many people can say that their relative helped to found a town that helped shape a nation and a branch of the military. Kathy Trywhitt-Drake can, however. (more…)

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Town watched by Cathrine Skene

She came to America with her husband. Together, they settled down in a town which was named after the husband and built a luxurious castle. (more…)

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Richard S. Jillson, 80

  Richard S. Jillson, 80, formerly of Elizabeth Street, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at the Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Granville.   He was born on April 14, 1927 in Whitehall, the son of the late Stewart and Dorothy (Day) Jillson. Richard grew up in Whitehall and graduated from Whitehall […]

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Area schools confer with police


By Matthew Saari School administrators throughout Washington County met with local and county law enforcement officials last week in an […]

‘School threat’ teen appears before judge

Granville school

By Krystle S. Morey The 17-year-old Granville High School student who allegedly made “threatening and intimidating statements” to several of […]

Whitehall school’s infrastructure ‘aging’ engineers say


By Matthew Saari Some of the Whitehall Central School buildings dates to its original construction 50 years ago. That concern […]

Hero firemen honored in Hampton

Hampton fire chief Matthew Sears and family

By Matthew Saari For their heroic actions during a February structure fire, two firemen were honored during the Hampton Town […]

School Board petitions available

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By Matthew Saari and Krystle Morey School board elections will be held in May which means petitions are being made […]

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