Tag Archives: Skene

In a year of heavy snow insurance claims emerge

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.

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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.

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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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2014 Washington County Fair Guide

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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 […]