Tag Archives: Class of 2020

27 to graduate Friday in Hartford ceremony

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By Duncan Campbell Twenty-seven Tanagers will take the next step in their lives as they cap off their high school education Friday. Hartford High School’s 2020 graduation ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at the high school. The announcement came in light of Gov. Cuomo’s approval for school districts to hold in-person ceremonies with […]

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63 to graduate Friday in double ceremony

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By Matthew Saari After some mulling and reworking, the Granville Central School Class of 2020 will have an in-person graduation Friday. In fact, they’ll have two. “I think the compromise we came up with it perfect,” said Granville school superintendent Tom McGurl. After polling the senior class twice, school officials said the consensus was have […]

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Getting to know Granville’s valedictorian

Jack Farrell

By Duncan Campbell For Granville High School student Jack Farrell, clubs and organizations played a huge role in his life for the past four years. He said participating in these clubs and organizations helped prepare him for the next chapter in his life and feels that they are crucial for all students. “I think it’s […]

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Getting to know Granville’s salutatorian

Clarissa LeBell

By Duncan Campbell   For Granville High School student Clarissa LeBell, hard work and determination have become a part of her character. LeBell is the salutatorian for the Class of 2020. It is something that she has worked towards since her freshman year, and the achievement has allowed her to reflect on where she’s come […]

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Graduation plans could go either way

Whitehall High School

By PJ Ferguson The Whitehall Central School District has plans for both an “in-person and virtual” graduation ceremony but is awaiting guidance from the governor’s office before making any final decisions. While the state has entered Phase Two of re-opening, gatherings of 10 or more people are still banned under the governor’s executive orders. However, […]

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Town denies graduation in park

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By PJ Ferguson   The town of Whitehall will not permit use of Skenesborough Park for any graduation ceremonies for the class of 2020. Supervisor John Rozell proposed the idea to the town board on Wednesday after receiving inquiries from community members after it was announced that the Whitehall Central School District will be holding […]

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Obituary: Tasia Oakman Benson

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Tasia Oakman Benson of Poultney passed away suddenly of a stroke on June 13, 2020.  Born February 2, 1951 to […]

North Country FreePress – July 3, 2020

Lakes Region FreePress – July 3, 2020

Health center to reopen

Whitehall Health Center

By Matthew Saari The Whitehall Health Center will reopen next week. Whitehall town supervisor John Rozell announced Thursday he had […]

Summer swim program starts July 7

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By Matthew Saari Children will have the opportunity to learn safe swimming techniques from certified instructors this summer as part […]

Whitehall Times 7.2.20

Granville Sentinel 7.2.20

Whitehall school increases its regional ranking

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By Matthew Saari Whitehall Central School jumped 15 spots in a ranking of regional schools. Every year, Albany Business Review […]

Granville falls in regional ranking of state’s schools

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By Matthew Saari Granville Central School dropped 13 spots in a ranking of regional schools. Every year, Albany Business Review […]

Obituary: Ramon (Ray) George Vaughn, Sr.

Ramon (Ray) George Vaughn, Sr

Ramon (Ray) George Vaughn, Sr., of Moss Beach, CA passed away on June 19, 2020 after a 20 year struggle […]

State travel ban forces Magill out of concert

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By Matthew Saari Granville’s flashiest musician has pulled out of this year’s Summer Concert Series. Daryl Magill announced Tuesday that, […]

Ask Matt: Will another network pick up canceled Single Parents?

Question: Is there any word on Single Parents being picked up by another network? The talented adults and kids were […]

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