Tag Archives: Three Daughters

Faith and friendship the key

By Jaime Thomas For almost 65 years, Burt and Christine Thompson have enjoyed each other’s company. The two attended Hartford Central School together, and Burt, who is six years her senior, worked on Christine’s father’s farm. But it wasn’t until he returned from serving with the army in the South Pacific during World War II […]

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Emerson E. Cook, 62

Emerson E. Cook, age 62, passed away at the Albany Stratton VA Hospital on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011. Emerson was born on July 31, 1949, in Granville, the son of Emerson and Alice (Benway) Cook. Emerson had retired from Hubbarton Forge in Castleton, Vt. Emerson loved to spend his spare time hunting and fishing. Emerson […]

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Stanley O. Murray, 60

Stanley O. Murray, age 60, of Poultney, Vt., died unexpectedly Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, at his residence. Stan was born on July 8, 1950, in Rutland, Vt., the son of Lyle and Velma (Wissell) Murray Sr. Stan was a self-employed master plumber. He was a member of the Castleton American Legion Post 50, a member […]

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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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Daniel M. Paddock, 78

On Friday, Oct. 23, 2009, Daniel M. Paddock passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family. He had been fighting a long battle against cancer and congestive heart failure.   Daniel was born on May 14, 1931, in Scottsville, Vt., the son of Daniel and Marie T. (Stone) Paddock.    He was well known […]

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Edna B. Tatko

Edna B. Tatko of Middle Granville passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2009. Edna was born June 30, 1916, in Granville, the daughter of Herbert and Adelaide (O’Brien) Beecher.Edna graduated from Granville High School as valedictorian of her class. Edna had been a member of the Catholic Daughters for many years. She was a very […]

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Roger W. Hughes

Middle Granville, NY  Roger W. Hughes, age 42, died Saturday, November 15, 2008 at Albany Medical Center.            Roger was born on March 14, 1966 in Granville, NY the son of Robert and Marilyn (Dekalb) Hughes.            Roger had been employed as a material handler at Telescope Casual Furniture. Prior to his employment at Telescope he had […]

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Katherine Weiss, 79

Katherine Weiss, age 79, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008 at Glens Falls Hospital. Kay was born on June 3, 1929, the daughter of Herman and Paula (Wimmer) Bock. Kay was the widow of Fred Weiss, who predeceased her in 1990. Kay was an active member of Trinity Episcopal Church. She enjoyed making crafts […]

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Carol A. VanGuilder, 66

  Carol A. VanGuilder, 66, passed away on Monday, Aug. 27, 2007, at her home on County Route 21, following a long illness.   Born on December 29, 1940 in Granville, she was the daughter of the late Edward C. Sr.  And Dorothy (Monroe) Matteson. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by two brothers, Edward […]

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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, […]