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Poultney Earth Fair Wednesday, April 22

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7th graders choose Earth Fair theme By Joshua Bassett The eighth annual Poultney Earth Fair is going to be different this year because Poultney Elementary School’s seventh grade class has chosen the theme. The student’s chosen theme is “Global Changes, Our Actions.” “Together we’ll explore how small changes in our daily behavior can evolve into […]

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Eleven petitions out for Whitehall Board of Education

Board of Ed 2014

By Dan King A tumultuous school year has prompted a record number of candidates to seek seats on the Whitehall Board of Education. Eleven people have thrown their hats into the ring as candidates for the three seats on the board that will be open in the May election. Of those, seven have returned fully […]

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Fans fawn over Mick Foley

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By Dan King While his act in the ring may have been barbaric, the mood of Mick Foley’s meet-and-greet in Whitehall was much lighter. The WWE Hall of Famer welcomed fans at the Whitehall Athletic Club Friday prior to a World of Hurt wrestling event. Fans decked out in wrestling shirts and shirts of circa […]

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Whitehall school board selects interim superintendent

By Dan King Early Monday morning, the Whitehall Board of Education officially appointed an interim superintendent to replace outgoing Superintendent Liz Legault. Bill Scott will take over for Legault in the interim and into next school year, according to the WSWHE BOCES. Legault, who accepted a job as superintendent in East Bridgewater, Mass., leaves after […]

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Public silent at budget hearing

By Dan King Plenty of people attended the public hearing on the proposed Whitehall village budget last Monday, but nobody voiced an opinion. The budget, passed unanimously by the Board of Trustees, will increase taxes by 1.4 percent. The village will raise $1,670,526.24 in taxes, $27,123.53 more than last year. That raises the tax rate […]

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Baseball team beat in ‘slugfest’

By Dan King Head Coach Jason Hoagland referred to Tuesday’s baseball game as a ‘slugfest’ and indeed it was. The Railroaders would ultimately drop a non-league contest to Fort Ann by a final of 16-9, and the offensive fireworks were on display right from the first inning. In the top half of the first, the […]

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Rifle Club ends season undefeated

With the championship already in the bag, you have to be concerned with a letdown for the last match of the season, but it was anything but that. The Whitehall Rifle Club out shot visiting Moreau 984-872 last Thursday night. Pete Steffan and Jason Pratt had identical scores of 198 to lead the way. Lou […]

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Tennis team downed by Horde

The Whitehall tennis team started its season on Monday, with a non-league home game against Granville. The Golden Horde defeated the Railroaders 6-1, with Noah Ramey securing the lone Whitehall victory. Ramey defeated Granville’s Drew McEachron 10-7 in the No. 5 spot. Alex Wood was defeated 10-6 in the top spot, Steven Gosselin was blanked […]

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Bascue’s no-hitter paces softball team

The Whitehall softball team started its season the right way on Monday evening, with a 2-0 shutout win over Argyle. Freshman pitcher Hannah Bascue dominated the Scots with a complete game no-hitter, in which she struck out 16 and only walked three. For the first four innings, the game was a pitcher’s duel, as Argyle’s […]

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Tenth annual Canal Clean Sweep Friday

Tomorrow is your chance to help cleanup Whitehall. In recognition of Earth Day 2015 and in preparation for the upcoming 191st consecutive navigation season on the New York State Canal System, the New York State Canal Corporation is partnering with Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) to sponsor the Tenth Annual “Canal Clean Sweep” in […]

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Poultney Earth Fair Wednesday, April 22

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7th graders choose Earth Fair theme By Joshua Bassett The eighth annual Poultney Earth Fair is going to be different […]

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Golden Horde teams to grace hall of fame

1930 Football Team

By Derek Liebig A pair of fabled gridiron teams from Granville’s past will be enshrined in the Capital Region Football […]

Eleven petitions out for Whitehall Board of Education

Board of Ed 2014

By Dan King A tumultuous school year has prompted a record number of candidates to seek seats on the Whitehall […]

Fans fawn over Mick Foley

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By Dan King While his act in the ring may have been barbaric, the mood of Mick Foley’s meet-and-greet in […]

Hope Ludwig to have photo in Hyde Collection

Hope Ludwig Photo

By Derek Liebig An aspiring young photographer from Granville is among a select group of high school students who will […]

Granville tennis opens with win

Granville’s tennis team opened its season Monday afternoon with a win over Whitehall. The Horde swept both doubles matches and […]

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