Tag Archives: West Pawlet Vt

Halloween incident recanted

Have you seen this suspect? Probably not, officials now say the Halloween Night incident was a fabrication.

‘Gorilla attack’ a lie Puncture wound self-inflicted

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Oscar E. McGraw

Granville, NY – Oscar Edward McGraw, age 74, passed away on October 18, 2010 at the Rutland Regional Medical Center with his loving wife and children Bob and Wilma by his side. Oscar was born on March 19, 1936 in West Pawlet, VT the son of William J. and Gertrude V. (Dennison) McGraw. Oscar became […]

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Barbara Ann Marie Hanley Housmann, 78

Barbara Ann Marie Hanley Housman, age 78, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday, Oct. 11, 2010. She was born on Oct. 31, 1931, in Manhattan, daughter of Edward J. and Catherine (Kelly) Hanley. She and her husband, Nelson J. Housman, were united in marriage on April 24, 1954, […]

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Hollis F. Thomas, 56

Hollis F. Thomas, 56, died peacefully at her home on Oct. 7, 2010, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Holly was born on Feb. 7, 1954, to George W. and Helen (Housman) Folger. She graduated from Granville Central School as well as Adirondack Community College, only to return to Granville Central School where she […]

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Marilyn Roberts, 79

Marilyn Roberts passed away at her home on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010, following a short illness. Marilyn was born on Oct. 9, 1930, in Saginaw, Mich., the daughter of Adin W. and Antoinette (Martuch) Lewis. Marilyn was employed for many years as an accountant for Rising & Nelson Slate Co. in West Pawlet, Vt., and […]

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Kenneth R. “Pete” Devino Sr., 64

Kenneth R. “Pete” Devino, Sr., 64, of Queensbury, passed away, surrounded by his family, on Friday, July 16, 2010, at Albany Medical Center, after a short illness. Born on Dec. 6, 1945, he was the son of the late Kenneth W. and Irene S. (Rabtoy) Devino. Pete was a logger in the Washington County area […]

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Clifford R. Cooper, 88

Clifford R. Cooper, 88, of Orwell, Vt., and formerly Fair Haven, Vt., passed away at his home on Jan. 15, 2010. He was born Nov. 3, 1921, the son of the late Charles R. and Laura (Fitzgerald) Cooper of Pawlet, Vt. After working on the family farm he left to purchase and work his own […]

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Golan H. Lurvey III, 49,

Golan H. “JR” Lurvey III passed away peacefully on Nov. 1, 2009, after a short but courageous battle with cancer. JR was born on April 12, 1960, in Granville, the son of Golan and Betty (Donnelly) Lurvey.JR attended Pawlet (Vt.) Elementary School and Granville Central School. JR enjoyed hunting and fishing in his spare time. […]

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Stanley John Sufnarski, 82

  Stanley John Sufnarski passed away on Oct. 19, 2009, at St. Peter’s Hospice Inn in Albany.     Stan was born on Feb. 19, 1927, in Amsterdam, the son of the late Stanley and Mary (Staszewski) Sufnarski.   Stan was a graduate of Hartwick College with a bachelor of science degree in education. He […]

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Roblee Percy Waite, age 56

Roblee Percy Waite, age 56, passed away on Sept. 25, 2009, unexpectedly from natural causes at his residence in Pawlet, Vt.Roblee was born on Feb. 3, 1953, in Cambridge, the son of Percy B. and Eleanor (Roblee)  Waite.Roblee’s true passion was hunting. He was very knowledgeable about firearms and also enjoyed shooting skeet.  Roblee also […]

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Classifieds 12/24/14

Low income grants available

Residents in the Town of Hartford with “very low income” can qualify for Rural Development Grants. The grants are part […]

Decision to arm probation officers shelved

By Derek Liebig A proposal to allow probation officers to carry firearms has been shelved for now by the Washington […]

How to deal with winter weather

Winter weather tips 4

By Dan King With the snowy season starting in the Northeast, there are some helpful guidelines to follow and there […]

Grapplers finish 11th at own tournament

Granville’s wrestling team finished 11th at the Ken Harrison Memorial Lions Tournament. The tournament, held Saturday at Granville High School, […]

Horde falls to Mechanicville

A poor second quarter doomed the Granville boys basketball team in their only game played last week. The Horde was […]

New laws effect seniors, solar power

By Dan King Whitehall has two new laws on the books, one of which helps seniors by raising the income […]

Girls still seeking first win

Salem’s stingy defense kept the Whitehall girls’ basketball team winless. The Railroaders dropped a nail-bitter to the Generals last Wednesday, […]

Wrestlers successful at Granville Lions Tourney

The Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestling team was handed its first league loss last Wednesday. The Salem Generals defeated Whitehall/Fort Ann 54-28 […]

Bowling team picks up first win

Granville’s bowling team picked up its first team wins of the season last week against visiting Corinth and North Warren. […]

Annual Holiday Tournament this weekend

Holiday hoops tournament

By Dan King Holiday joy meets hardwood competition this weekend. The 19th annual Whitehall Holiday Basketball Tournament takes places Tomorrow […]

Dresden officials hope to fix veteran memorial

Dresden Memorial

By Dan King Dresden’s memorial to the town’s veterans is inadequate, officials say, and they want to do something about […]