Tag Archives: United Methodist Church

Thanksgiving tradition continues

For the eighth consecutive year, residents of Whitehall will receive a warm welcome and a hearty Thanksgiving meal at the United Methodist Church. The Companions in Christ Fellowship Committee will be hosting their eighth annual Thanksgiving Dinner from1to3 p.m.at the church onGreenmount Cemetery LaneinWhitehall. Each year the organization comes together and provides local residents an […]

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Methodist Church to host Christmas Bazaar

The Whitehall United Methodist Church will host their annual Christmas Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12 at the church, located at 56 Greenmount Cemetery Lane in Whitehall. Patrons will have the opportunity to shop for a variety of crafts, baked goods, Christmas decorations, toys, books, kitchen utensils and more. There […]

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Alice Alsobrook, 92

Mrs. Alice Chaphe Alsobrook, 92, of 2001 South Lee Street, Americus, Georgia died Nov.25, 2010. Alice was born Dec. 10, 1917, in Detroit, Michigan, a daughter of the late Jerome Ernest Campbell and Alice Larabee Campbell. Her family subsequently moved to Whitehall,   where her father started a family heating and plumbing company. Mrs. Alsobrook is […]

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Community Calendar 8/25/11

Thursday August 25   Seniors’ Picnic FAIR HAVEN Fair Haven Aerie 3907 is asking people age 62 and older to make a reservation by Thursday, Aug. 25, for its annual Seniors’ Picnic from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28, at12 Academy Streetin Fair Haven (rain or shine). Barbecued pork, corn on the cob […]

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Food pantry needs donations

By Derek Liebig   An increase in the demand for non-perishable food items and a decrease in donations have left the shelves of the Whitehall Ecumenical Food Pantry as bare as Old Mother Hubbard’s cupboard. Mark Koeble, executive director of the food pantry, has seen lean times during his eight years running the food pantry, […]

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What a weekend

The 30th of July may well be the busiest day of the summer in the Granville area. At 9 a.m. Saturday, the doors to the Mettawee Community School in Pawlet will open, allowing people to choose among the 30,000 books in one of the biggest book sales in Vermont. At noon, the throaty roar of […]

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Lobster bake funds mission trip

Appalachia is one of the poorest places in the United States and a group of local people are using a unique fund-raising method to pay for a mission trip to Eastern Kentucky to help out the neediest in that area. Pastor David Adams from the Wells, Fair Haven and Poultney United Methodist churches said his […]

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Community Calendar 6/9/11

Thursday June 9   Croquet League BENNINGTON A registration party for the Summer Croquet League will be held on Thursday, June 9, at the Park McCullough House in Bennington. Information/time: Joann Erenhouse, Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce, 802-447-3311.   Veterans Services FORT ANN The nonprofit DAV Mobile Service Office will visit McDermott’s Harley Davidson at […]

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Community Calendar 6/2/11

Thursday June 2   Pies Sale SALEM The Salem United Methodist Church on W. Broadway is selling 10-inch, deep-dish frozen pies in apple, blueberry, cherry-veryberry, raspberry, strawberry and rhubarb, in regular and sugar-free. Cost: $12. The deadline to order is June 2, with pies ready to pick up on Wednesday, June 15. Orders: Arlene Coldwell, […]

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Community Calendar 5/19/11

Thursday May 19   Concert, Baking BENNINGTON Bennington Project Independence will host a Patriotic Trumpet Concert on Thursday, May 19, and a Baking with Rhubarb program on Friday, May 20. Times/location: 442-8136.   Facebook Seminar RUTLAND The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce will offer “Facebook 101 & More” seminars with Katye Munger from 8 to […]

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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 […]