Tag Archives: Whitehall Ny

Burleigh E. Douglass

Burleigh E. Douglass passed away at the age of 84 on Feb. 23, 2009 in Woodstock, Ga.  He was the son of the late Burleigh J. and Lois Clark Douglass. He was born on Oct 26, 1924 in Whitehall. He lived his childhood in Whitehall and joined the US Army in 1944. He served in […]

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Georgianna E. “Chick” Costantino

Georgianna E. "Chick" Costantino, 84, of Whitehall, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009 at Indian River Nursing Home. She was born on July 31,1924 in Whitehall. She was the daughter of George "Del" Herron and Lillian (Collins) Herron. Mrs. Costantino graduated from Whitehall High School in 1942 and from Albany Business College in […]

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Mary L. Wood

Mary L. Wood, 99, formerly of Park Avenue, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009 at the Indian River Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Granville following a short illness, with her granddaughter, Debbi Pawson, by her side.   Born on June 5, 1909 in Port Henry, she is the daughter of the late John A. […]

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Patricia M. Speer

Patricia M. Speer, 72 of County Route 9, Whitehall, went into the loving arms of the Lord on Jan. 6, 2009 at the Indian River Nursing Home after a 14-year battle with Alzheimer’s.She is predeceased by her mother and father, Edna and Peyton Boswell, and her only brother Peyton Boswell III.Survivors include her loving husband […]

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Russell William Smith

Russell William Smith, 54, of Broadway, Whitehall, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009 at the VA Hospital in Albany, following a short illness. He was born in Granville on April 25, 1954. He attended Whitehall High School and was a U. S. Marine veteran of the Vietnam War. He is predeceased by his brother, Terry […]

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Marlene M. Currier

Marlene M. Currier of Clifton Park passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2008 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany, with her loving family at her side. Born on July 24, 1940 in Aachen, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Johann and Luisi ( Breuer) Krott. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her […]

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William J. McElhenny

Huletts Landing, NY – William J. McElhenny of Sheep Meadow Lane passed away Monday, Oct. 13, 2008 at Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY. He was 80. Born Sept. 18, 1928 in New York City, Bill was the son of the late William L. and Sophie Gerbrach McElhenny. He grew up in Brooklyn, NY and graduated […]

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Joyce E. Baker

Joyce E. Baker of North Pawlet, Vt., passed away on Oct. 10, 2008 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Joyce was born on April 28, 1926 in Whitehall, NY the daughter of John and Rose (Viau) McCabe.  She was raised by her mother and step-father Edward K. Baker. Joyce was a graduate of […]

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Eugene E. Robetor, 80

Eugene E. Robetor, 80, of Whitehall passed away on Friday, September 26, at his home due to heart failure. He was born on December 5, 1927 in Whitehall, NY to Robert and Mary (Rodd)Robetor. He was preceded in death by five siblings; Dorothy(Fields), Louise (Epifanio), Arthur, Leonard and Robert. He married Marguerite E. Rutherford on […]

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Beatrice M. Hunt, 98

Beatrice M. Hunt, 98, of Saunders Street, passed away on Friday, September 26, 2008 at the Glens Falls Hospital. Born on August 30, 1910 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Frank P. And Bernadette (Goyette) Austin. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Hope Roman Catholic Church and was very active […]

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Classifieds 03/25/14

Search for Sasquatch resumes, forty years later

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By Dan King It’s been 40 years since the first reported Sasquatch sighting in Whitehall and now the quest to […]

Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

Candidate pic Ken Bartholomew

By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that […]

Jane O’Shea resigns, cites issues with board

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By Derek Liebig A Granville principal is resigning at the end of the school year because of a disagreement over […]

Whitehall Elks honor three for service

New Elks officers are sworn into office

By Dan King Ken McKee, an old Whitehall Elk, used to tell his kids that the acronym BPOE stood for […]

Reelected, incumbents face challenges

By Derek Liebig Members of the Granville Village Board will be together for at least two more years. Incumbents Dean […]

Keough to plant community garden

Jensen Keough

By Dan King A Whitehall High School student has come up with a creative way to support local charity and […]

Whitehall school officials want bobsled club back

By Dan King Until this year, Whitehall High School was the only school in the country with a bobsled club, […]

District, school administrators reach pact

By Derek Liebig The Granville Central School District and the Granville Administrators’ Association, with five members, reached agreement last week […]

Karas not concerned about budget

By Dan King Despite fiscal concerns voiced Board of Education member Frank Barber, Whitehall Central School Business Administrator Joe Karas […]

Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestlers raise $600 for cancer research

Julian Barber

Senior wrestler Julian Barber’s charity wrestling idea caught on with his teammates during the season, to the tune of $600. […]

Sasquatch sightings on the rise

By Dan King Officials say the snowy weather has driven local Sasquatches out of the woods and caused them to […]