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winner, winner chicken dinner

chicken   There were lines for food at the GV engine and hose chicken BBQ Thursday night. The secret is out. Rain delayed the finish of the birds and patrons were lined up waiting for the finale. I’d suggest a line for "pre paid" and those who have not yet paid. Lots of people seemed […]

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rain, rain go away – UPDATED

Concert  I’ll keep an up to date post here, but the last I heard, yesterday at about 3 p.m. was ‘the show will go on’ in the Baptist Church across from Veterans Park. The latest report as of 1:21 p.m. straight from Mayor Jay Niles said they’re shooting for holding the show in the park […]

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Rainy Wednesday

Weather   Weather for today is supposed to be pretty wet and spotty for the rest of the week – keep your eyes on this post for updates about Thursday’s chicken BBQ by the FD and the Satin&Steel concert. VC Rick Roberts said the rain location for the concert will be the Baptist Church and […]

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swinging

Golf day   Head down and swing easy, a good swing is a practice swing that just so happens to get interupted by the ball. Don’t try to muscle it, steer the ball, think while swinging or do any of the other things you do wrong. And make the sure shot, don’t try to be […]

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Monday, Monday

Fun dog show Saturday   The dog show in the park was a fun time. Dogs of all shapes and sizes, all getting along. Other people’s dogs to have fun with. I got to meet a bunch of dogs and owners. If the show was an exercise to try to choose a dog it would […]

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it's Friiiiiiidaaaaaayyyyyyy

Hats off to Olympic Torch Run organizer Rick Roberts. The run was fun and I think people at least got a chuckle out of it. Rick out a lot of effort into getting that fun diversion off the ground and got some of us a little more into the Olympic spirit. I’m actually looking forward […]

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Wednesday

Up and coming things to do A great excuse for bikers to get out and ride, as if anyone needs a reason to ride a motocycle, Rick’s Ride is coming up Aug. 9. Those of us who walk can still stop in and get a nice barbeque meal for $10. For a good cause.  Dog show. […]

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end-o-the-day

4:41 p.m.   Deadline day, let the ‘posty-verse’ get away from me a bit.   Lots of people compare life to golf and vice versa and I’d have to say I’m one of those who agree. Some times things are just clicking and sometimes they’re not. After a few mediocre holes during a round this […]

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July 10, 2008       Circus   Did anyone who reads this catch the Kelly Circus last night? I’ve managed to make the set up each time they come to town but seem to have a commitment for the shows – I’m curious how it went.   Baseball   If you’re free and a […]

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Lakes Region Freepress – 12/13/19

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Lakes Classifieds – 12/13/19

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518 Wheels – 12/12/19

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Williams Street snow dilemma

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By PJ Ferguson If you would like to catch a glimpse of what the roads would look like if snow […]

School board gives merger go-ahead

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By Matthew Saari Following much discussion, the Granville Board of Education granted school superintendent Tom McGurl the ability to contact […]

Village hires new attorney

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By PJ Ferguson The village of Whitehall has parted ways with its attorney, Erika Sellar Ryan of Keller & Sellar […]

Crowd delights in tree-lighting, Grinch

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By Matthew Saari “Christmas is over, Granville!” So shouted the Grinch as he kicked presents and dragged an uprooted Christmas […]

Whitehall rings in the holidays

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By Matthew Saari Below freezing temperatures did little to deter more than 300 Whitehallers from converging on Skenesborough Park and […]

Obituary: Robert S. Banks

Dresden-Robert S. Banks, 71, of Blue Goose passed away unexpectedly, after a long illness. Bob was born in the Bronx, […]

North Country Freepress – 12/06/19

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