Tag Archives: Whitehall New York

Earl L. Steves

Earl L. Steves, 71, of State Route 4, Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009 at the Glens Falls Hospital with his loving family at his side. He was born on Nov. 28, 1937 in Whitehall on his family dairy farm, which he later purchased from his parents and operated for over 50 years.  […]

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Barbara Janet McCoy, 95

Barbara Janet McCoy of Whitehall, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, peacefully passed away on Nov. 27, 2008, at the age of 95.   She was born on July 20th 1913, in Flushing, N.Y, and was the daughter of the late Julian Mazaeu and Mary Inez Archibald.    Barbara graduated from St. Mary’s Nursing School in […]

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Oscar E. (Pete) Lafayette, 88,

Passed away, surrounded by his family, at the Mountain View Center in Rutland, Vermont on November 12, 2008.  He was born on Main Street, Whitehall, on October 1, 1920 the son of Ernest and Martha (Parrott) Lafayette. He was a veteran of WWII having served as a PFC with the 9th US Army Air Force […]

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Francis L. Wilbur, 44

  Francis L. Wilbur,44, of Clemons, passed away unexpectedly on July 25, 2008 as a result of a motor vehicle accident on County Route 41 in Kingsbury. Born on July 23, 1964 in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Leon "Pete" Wilbur and Fannie Marie (Marino) Wilbur.  For many years in this area, he […]

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Dorothy L. (Robetor) Field, 91

Dorothy L. (Robetor) Field, 91, of Railroad Avenue, passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital after a short illness.   Born on December 20, 1916 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mary (Rodd) Robetor.   Dorothy worked for the Lake Champlain Spinners in Whitehall and […]

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Elsie E. Wood, 92

  Elsie E. Wood, 92, of Skenesborough Harbor in Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital.    Born on February 2, 1916 in Putnam, the daughter of the late James and Ida Mae (Newton) Jordan.  Elsie worked for Champlain Spinners and Troy Guild in Glens Falls and worked for […]

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Edward E. “Popeye” Benway, 76

  Edward E. "Popeye" Benway, 76, of Elizabeth Street, passed away on March 6, 2008 at his home in Whitehall with his daughter, Tina, at his side.   Born on December 12, 1931 in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Eli and Victoria (Besaw) Benway.    He was honorably discharged from the U. […]

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Sandra L. Brock, 82

  Sandra L. Brock, 82, of Poultney Street, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Friday, Feb. 15, 2008.    Born on Oct. 8, 1925 in Whitehall, the daughter of the late Francis and Gertrude (Collins) Foster.  Sandra graduated from Whitehall High School and Albany Business College. In her early years, she worked for the […]

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Lois Clark Douglass

  Lois Clark Douglass of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, died on Thursday, November 8, 2007 at the age of 100 at Jupiter Medical Center Pavilion.    She was the daughter of Jacob Clark and Addie Virgil of Whitehall, New York. She was predeceased by her husband of 66 years, Burleigh J. Douglass, formerly of Schenectady, […]

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Mary D. Riley, 94,

  Mary D. Riley, 94, formerly of Mountain Street, went peacefully into the arms of her Savior  on Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at the Indian River Rehabilitation Center in Granville.   Born on October 13, 1913 in Truthville, she was the daughter of the late John and Minnie (LaPlant) Van Guilder and the wife of […]

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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, […]