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Bartholomew proud of first year as mayor

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By Jamie Norton Ken Bartholomew has had a productive year in his first as mayor of the village of Whitehall. Reflecting on his accomplishments since he was sworn in a year ago this month, Bartholomew feels he, the board of trustees and the staff at the village office have done some good, positive things. And […]

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Skene Manor opening soon

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By Jamie Norton Ah, the signs of spring – the green grass, the chirping birds, the warmer temperatures. The opening of Skene Manor’s big, beautiful doors. The legendary manor will open for the season on April 22 and give visitors a chance to see one of Whitehall’s architectural gems up close for the first time […]

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300 show up for ‘Beast of Whitehall’

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By Jamie Norton If there was any question about whether the mystery of Bigfoot in Whitehall was still a topic of interest, the 300 people who packed the gym at the Whitehall Athletic Club on Saturday answered it with an emphatic “Yes.” A subject that has seen its share of national exposure – and even […]

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On Target: Whitehall Rifle Club dynasty growing

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By Jamie Norton It’s the dynasty no one is talking about. But it might be one of the greatest of all time. They’ve got a talented mix of youth and experience. They have a strong feeder program that keeps talent coming year in and year out. They’ve won more championships than the Yankees or the […]

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‘Beast of Whitehall’ to air Saturday at WAC

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By Jamie Norton It’s been almost 40 years since Sasquatch was first spotted in the tight-knit town of Whitehall. And on Saturday, his story will be told. An area known nation-wide for its association with the big, hairy monster will bring Bigfoot back to the center of attention when the Small Town Monsters series premieres […]

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Whitehall’s finest compete in DYW Saturday

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By Jamie Norton There’s only one Miss America. But there are seven distinctly distinguished young Whitehall women. And on Saturday, they’ll all get a chance to shine. In a program that encourages high schoolers from across the nation to “be your best self,” the local friendly competition will feature some of Whitehall’s finest. Seven juniors […]

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Mud boggers aiming for compliance

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By Dan King With the annual “Spring Fling” event at Mettowee Off Road Extreme Park tabbed for this weekend, Granville town officials are hoping for compliance from mud boggers, and the park’s owner says that will happen. The event will take place April 1-3, with gates opening at 8 a.m. Friday and closing Sunday at […]

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Distinguished Young Woman program next weekend

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By Dan King One of Whitehall’s most popular events takes place next weekend. The annual Distinguished Young Woman program, formerly known as Junior Miss, will take place next Saturday, April 2 beginning at 7 p.m. Seven impressive girls in their junior year will compete for scholarship money in various categories, and one will take home […]

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Demand up at Whitehall Food Pantry

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By Dan King It’s been busy at the Whitehall Food Pantry, and because of that, the need is high. Currently the staff of five dedicated workers is looking for donations of peas, green beans, corn, cereal, rice, ravioli, peanut butter, jelly, coup, canned fruit, mac and cheese, instant potatoes, pasta and spaghetti sauce. “Usually our […]

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Sandford, Chaplin victorious

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By Dan King There will be some change on the Whitehall Village Board following Tuesday night’s election. When the ballots were counted up on Tuesday night, incumbent Democrat Walt Sandford was declared the leading vote-getter with 110 votes, followed by Republican challenger Dave Chaplin with 107. Those two will each take a three-year seat on […]

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88 to graduate Granville High School Friday

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By Krystle S. Morey Eighty-eight “pretty remarkable” young men and women will walk across the stage tomorrow, ending their days […]

Classifieds 06/22/16

State: No audit slated despite village request

Napa Auto Parts Manager Ken Towne said he’s worried about the time it will take a fire department to respond if his store, located across the street from the shut-down Hook & Ladder Co., were to have a fire.

By Krystle S. Morey The state Comptroller’s Office said it will not perform an audit on the Granville Hook & […]

Moratorium OK’d by board

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By Dan King No new solar farms will be going up in the town of Whitehall for the next three […]

Rivette, Rocque clash again over conference

By Dan King For the second straight meeting of the Whitehall Board of Education, the right side of the table […]

47 to graduate Whitehall High School Friday

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By Dan King Forty-seven Railroaders are getting ready to join the college ranks, the military and the workforce. Whitehall High […]

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