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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Weekender 08/29/14

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Lakes Classifieds – 08/29/14

Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]