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June H. Davis, 78,

June H. Davis, 78, of Holcombville Road, Whitheall,  passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2012, at her home surrounded by her loving family following a short illness. Born on Oct. 12, 1933 in Granville, she was the daughter of the late Lucius and Eva (Stoddard) Hurlburt. Ma was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, […]

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Marion V. Holcomb, 95

Marion V. Holcomb, 95, formerly of  Whitehall, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2012, at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam. Born on April 19, 1916, in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Jerome and Harriet “Hattie” (Harvey) Granger. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens, embroidering, crocheting and knitting. Besides her parents, […]

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Arlene Rozell, 66

Arlene Rozell, 66, passed away at the home of her daughter and son-in-law in Cambridge, on March 25, 2012, after a 3 ½-year battle with ovarian cancer, with her loving family by her side. Arlene was born on April 1, 1945.  She was the daughter of the late Charles and Doris Matthews.   She was born […]

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Jacqueline “Jackie” (Jones) Thomas, 78

Jacqueline “Jackie” (Jones) Thomas, 78, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 16, 2012, at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland, Vt. She was born on Oct. 4, 1933, the daughter of the late Selina (Gandrow) Jones and Thomas Jones. Jackie enjoyed bingo, bowling and reading her favorite books.  She was an avid Green Bay Packers […]

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Robert B. Juckett, 59

Robert B. Juckett, 59, of Skene Street, Whitehall, passed away unexpectedly at the Glens Falls Hospital on Monday, March 5, 2012. Family and friends may call at the Jillson Funeral Home, Inc., 46 Williams Street, Whitehall on Friday, March 9, 2012, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will […]

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Dorothy C. Wilson, 88

Dorothy C. Wilson, 88, of Granville, NY, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, at Glens Falls Hospital. Dorothy was born on May 28, 1923 in Medina, Ohio, daughter of Edna Gault and Oscar Culler.  She studied science at Ohio State University culminating in a Ph.D. degree in bacteriology in 1951. During this time she […]

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Truman R. Kilburn Jr., 49

Truman R. Kilburn Jr., 49, went to the Lord February 18, 2012, following fatal injuries sustained in an auto accident. Truman was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Truman R. Kilburn Sr., of Fair Play, SC. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother and five sisters, Taylor R. Kilburn, Philadelphia, MS; […]

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Marian Perry Long, 77

Marian Perry Long, 77, of Dover Plains, NY, passed away suddenly on Jan. 30, 2012, at Sharon Hospital. She was born in Whitehall, NY, on Dec. 14, 1934, the daughter of the late Claude and Frances Perry. Marian was a graduate of Whitehall High School and was a corrections officer at Bedford Hills, retiring in […]

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Delores Grace Fafard, 80

Fort Edward —   Delores Grace (Fisher) Fafard, 80,  died peacefully on Janurary 25, 2012. Born in Whitehall on October 28, 1931, she was the daughter of Agatha (Cheney) and Francis Fisher. She is survived by her children Frances Fafard, Bertrand, Christine Orellana, Mary LaRocque, Dolores Adamson, Lawrence Fafard, William Fafard Sr.; brothers William Fisher and […]

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Dolores “Maizie” Morse, 69

Dolores Anne “Maizie” Morse, age 69, passed away on February 19, 2012 at Glens Falls Hospital. Maizie was born on September 6, 1942 in Granville, New York, the daughter of Stephen and Viola (Carangio) Mullen. Maizie was a graduate of Granville Central School and received both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Castleton State College […]

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Hampton Firehouse sale looms

Hampton firehouse

By Joshua Bassett Barring someone petitioning for a public referendum within 30 days of May 20, the Hampton Town Board […]

Whitehall Elementary honors fallen heroes

Winners of the citizenship awards

By Dan King Although the weather started chilly on Thursday, it turned nice just in time for the annual Whitehall […]

Huge turnout for Whitehall parade

Charles Austin and Henry Gurney escort Cathy Aiken to place the wreath

By Dan King “I didn’t even know there were this many people in Whitehall,” a spectator said as he watched […]

Granville High School honors fallen soldiers

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By Joshua Bassett Granville High School’s gym was quiet Friday afternoon as many gathered there to give thanks to the […]

Hot dog contest next weekend

By Joshua Bassett After a one-year hiatus, the “What’s Up Dawgs Hot Dawg Eating Contest” is back. The event will […]

Hundreds join in Granville parade

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By Joshua Bassett Hundreds gathered Monday on Granville’s Main Street and in Veterans Park to honor and celebrate those lost […]

Car rally to boast more than just cars

According to organizers of the Penrhyn Engine Co. Car Rally in Middle Granville, they’ve seen it all over the years. […]

Beauty will be rewarded

The Slate Valley Garden Club is taking submissions for the organization’s annual beautification awards from now until August. Anyone with […]

Pratts question Hampton coverage

By Joshua Bassett During the public participation portion of a Hampton Town Board meeting last week, Arnie Pratt and his […]

Slate Valley Museum to host ‘spring tasting’

By Laura McCusker The Slate Valley Museum in Granville will host its first-ever Spring Tasting on the Alley on Saturday, […]

Granville FFA goes to convention

Granville FFA Convention pic

By Tara Cook New York State FFA 2014-2015 vice-president Seth Browe, was elected to be the 2015-2016 District 3 FFA […]

Rail Trail 5K this weekend

By Joshua Bassett The sixth annual Rail Trail 5K race takes place this Saturday, May 30. The race/walk begins at […]

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