• Village approves winter festival Feb. 26 - The Whitehall Village Board met on Jan. 18 and was approached by Barbara Spoor for approval of a winter festival for Feb. 26, an idea, she said, was brought to her by community members.“The only idea I could come up with small enough where I have enough time to make it happen is Riverside Park,” […]
  • Village approves winter festival Feb. 26 - The Whitehall Village Board met on Jan. 18 and was approached by Barbara Spoor for approval of a winter festival for Feb. 26, an idea, she said, was brought to her by community members.“The only idea I could come up with small enough where I have enough time to make it happen is Riverside Park,” […]
  • Whitehall welcomes mobile health unit - Hudson Headwaters Health Network opened its mobile unit to Whitehall patients on Jan. 14 and the first day was a smash, according to Kristin Waller, mobile medical program leader and medical assistant.The unit is located at the Whitehall Recreational Center every other Friday.“We saw five patients, which may not seem like a lot, but we […]
  • Town asked to add County Rte. 12 lighting - The Whitehall Town Board met on Jan. 19 and heard Barbara Spoor’s concern about a lack of lighting on County Route 12 that she says is posing a hazard to Amish buggies that travel the road.“A couple of weeks ago there was a bad accident on County Route 12 in front of my house. It […]
  • Ethan Eggleston named Student of the Month - Whitehall senior Ethan Eggleston was named Student of the Month for December. The sports-loving student was surprised with the award, saying it wasn’t something he saw coming.Principal Ethan Burgess spoke highly of Eggleston’s efforts.“Ethan has been a model student his entire career at WHS. He is a student who can be counted on to do […]
  • ‘Everybody’s grandma’ celebrates 100 years - Get ready to be surrounded by loved ones, sing and blow out the candles! Granville’s Jean Whitney is accustomed to this process, as she approaches her 100th birthday on Feb. 5. Whitney is a lifelong resident of Granville, currently residing at Holbrook Adult Home, who enjoys playing cards, crocheting and spending time with friends, her […]
  • Supervisors give themselves raises, authorize settlement in Opioid suit - The Washington County Board of Supervisors gave themselves a raise at their meeting on Jan. 21, where Hebron supervisor Brian Campbell presented a lengthy list of resolutions, all of which were approved. One of the first resolutions, approved unanimously by the 17 supervisors, authorized a settlement to an action relating to the opioid crisis (Allergan). […]
  • Student creating “Makerspace’ at school - An initiative to transform room 139 at Granville Junior/Senior High School into a project-creation room for various facets has been placed in the hands of a Granville senior. Colin O’Brien’s vision for the “Makerspace” that will be presented to the Granville Board of Education on March 1 is being put into effect. However, O’Brien is […]
  • NYVTmedia Sports Show with Keith Harrington – Episode 1: Justin Nassivera - Welcome to the inaugural episode of the NYVTmedia Sports Show with Keith Harrington, sponsored by Zappone Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM in Granville! To kick things off, Harrington sits down with Granville CSD athletic director and varsity boys basketball coach Justin Nassivera to talk about many topics, including the current state of Granville athletics, some moments […]
  • County tops 10,000 Covid-19 cases - Washington County surpassed 10,000 Covid-19 cases on Jan. 14 with 10,141 cases reported to the state Department of Health. As of Jan. 23, the cumulative number has increased to 10,856 reported cases. There were 40 reported new positives, a decrease of 19 cases from the day prior. The virus has killed four in Washington County […]
  • Granville Then & Now – Football merger to begin this fall - By Erik Pekar, Town Historian The Granville-Whitehall football merger will be happening after all. The announcement came on Nov. 18 that merger talks had resumed between each school’s athletic directors, coaches, administration, and boards of education. A joint meeting was held in early December, where important details of the plan were worked out. The plan […]
  • Neighbors – Raceville, Jan. 20, 2022 - By Alice Baker Sympathy is extended to Edward and Gail LaFountain of Middle Granville on the passing of their son Michael at the Albany Medical Center on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022 following a short illness. A funeral service will be private and at the convenience of the family. Granville School District students and teachers enjoyed […]
  • Savannah Ross earns scouts’ Gold Award, Oct. student of the month - Whitehall High School senior Savannah Ross, who has been engaged over the past summer and fall in a lot of community projects, was notified last week that the project she submitted for a Girl Scouts of America Gold Award won. Ross was also named student of the month in October 2021. Between extracurriculars and being […]
  • Food price increases impact Whitehall businesses - Food prices have increased 6.8% in the last year, the largest inflationary spike since 1982, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The increases have been attributed to the pandemic. Because Whitehall is small and rural, this can make for even harder times for the community on top of the pandemic. Studies have shown […]
  • Van Riper’s Greenhouse to carry on - Carrying on the legacy of a Granville staple, there are two new owners and a slight name change to a major source of Granville pride. Van Riper’s Gardens is now Van Riper’s Greenhouse and is owned and operated by John and Diane Kent. The prior owners, Ralph and Judy Van Riper, both passed away last […]
  • Town eyes April move to new offices - The Granville Town Board’s first meeting of 2022 on Jan. 13 served as an organizational meeting and provided updates to the new town offices and the water in North Granville. After closing on the purchase of the former home of Manchester Newspapers in September, for appropriation up to $235,000, the board has spent the last […]
  • Benefits of birdwatching taking wing - An avid bird watcher is on a full-scan search, this time for those of all ages and backgrounds in Granville and surrounding areas who share a passion for birdwatching. John Dolyak, 30, of Granville recently received permission from village mayor Paul Labas to place bird feeders in both Veterans Memorial Park and Mettowee Park. “I […]
  • Hampton grant to pay for farm study - The Town of Hampton was awarded a $25,000 grant on Aug. 6 by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets to develop an Agricultural Plan and survey agricultural property in the long-and-narrow primarily rural town of 893 people along the Poultney River. Planning board chair Bonnie Hawley is urging all Hampton residents to […]
  • Fugitive in drug case arrested - Rick. E. Emrick, 42, of West Rutland, Vermont, was arrested by two Granville officers at Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility in Rutland, Vermont after being identified as a fugitive from justice by Vermont police for an indictment warrant stemming back to court-warranted searches nearly a year ago. Emrick was charged with third-degree criminal possession of […]
  • Adopt a Family Christmas program a success - This year, Girl Scouts of Northern Washington County ran a very successful Adopt a Family program for Christmas in December. Some 29 children from 14 struggling families were provided with Christmas gifts and other necessities. Each child received one bag of items with wrapping paper so that the parents could wrap the gifts to be […]
  • Virus guidance to schools ever-changing - Granville school superintendent Tom McGurl’s monthly report to the Board of Education on Jan. 10 was centered around Covid-19, including state guidance he received earlier that day. “Everything I’m about to say is subject to change and probably will change,” McGurl said to begin his report. The process of reporting a positive test to the […]
  • The Funologist – The back story: Quitting 1,000 times and un-quitting 1,001 - By Sandra Dee Owens When I was 25 I lost my health. I had no health insurance and was turned down for disability. While the lack of health insurance and being turned down for disability felt devastating at the time, I now view this as the greatest gift my health could have received. In chronic […]
  • ‘Buddy the Baseball’ by Steve Trout - Read our series of three stories about the effect a magic baseball has on three kids by former Major League Baseball pitcher Steve Trout. Magic, wisdom & friendship The first story in our three-part series about Buddy the magic baseball written by former Major League Baseball pitcher Steve Trout is about how Buddy helped Billy […]
  • The Funologist – A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single . . . thought - By Sandra Dee Owens A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single . . . thought Before taking a single step, I first have to think about taking a single step. Consciously or otherwise, everything begins . . . with a thought. Even Funology, a wellness lifestyle that takes fun seriously – is […]
  • Buddy the Baseball – The ball that changed his game, part 3 - By Steve Trout Last week, Tony got praise from his coach For dinner that night, instead of fried chicken and mashed potatoes, which were his favorites, Tony asked for grilled chicken and carrots. His mom was surprised by the request, but she knew Tony was going to make a change in his lifestyle. She was […]
  • Buddy the Baseball – The ball that changed his game, part 2 - By Steve Trout Last week, Billy met Tony at baseball practice Billy wasn’t going to wait any longer. He grabbed the plastic case and took Buddy out of his “retirement.” Then he spoke to his magic ball. “Buddy, I got a big favor to ask you. I need you to give your magic and wisdom […]
  • Buddy the Baseball – The ball that changed his game, part 1 - The second story in our three-part series is about how Buddy helped Tony “the Tank” turn into Tony “the Tiger.” By Steve Trout It was a new summer baseball season, and Billy had grown bigger and stronger. He had gotten a new glove, a Wilson A-2000. The coach told him when he got a new […]
  • The Funologist – Snow Swimming, Part 4: Meeting my wild voice - By Sandra Dee Owens All my life, I noticed it. The presence of a gentle, internal voice, offering helpful suggestions I mostly ignored. No, not ignored . . . flicked off my shoulder like a botahersome bug. I gave my internal guidance system no respect or attention. The gremlins And all my life, I noticed […]
  • Buddy the Baseball – Magic, wisdom & friendship, part 3 - By Steve Trout Last week, Buddy said to Billy: “Magic can’t be explained.” Back in his room Billy looked at his baseball gear and put it in the closet. “Practice.” Billy looked at Buddy, nodded his head, grabbed his baseball bag and headed to the backyard. He set up the net to practice throwing, then […]
  • Buddy the Baseball – Magic, wisdom & friendship, part 2 - By Steve Trout Last week, Billy found an old baseball He looked around his room. “Mom, is that you?” He started to play with his train set, but then he heard the voice again: “The homework.” He turned and looked at the ball. “Okay, ball, did you just say something?” “Yes.” “That’s impossible.” “No, it’s […]
  • Buddy the Baseball – Magic, wisdom & friendship, part 1 - The first story in our three-part series about Buddy the magic baseball written by former Major League Baseball pitcher Steve Trout is about how Buddy helped Billy realize his potential and believe in himself. By Steve Trout Billy normally sat on the bench, but today baseball’s game was different. Only nine players showed up, so […]
  • The Funologist - Every month in “The Funologist,” author Sandra Dee Owens shares true tales of adventure, made-up but real sports, problem-solving, mindfulness, self-improvement, pain, difficulty, quitting a thousand times – and un-quitting a thousand and one. “The Funologist” is a first-person narrative of a wellness + lifestyle methodology she calls “Funology.” An introduction (March 12, 2021) One […]
  • Ask Matt – Will there be more episodes of ‘Away’ on Netflix? - Question: My husband and I watched the entire first season of Away on Netflix this past weekend and thought it was terrific. Are there plans for Season 2? If so, when might that become available? Thanks for all that you do to point us to worthwhile television. –Gwen Matt Roush: My pleasure, especially when it […]
  • ‘Transplant’ star Hamza Haq is excited to bring the Canadian show south of the border - By Taylor Neumann It’s possible you might have heard of NBC’s new drama Transplant before – it is a hit in its native Canada and is now making its way to the United States. The series follows Dr. Bashir “Bash” Hamed (Hamza Haq), a refugee from Syria looking to rebuild his life and continue practicing […]
  • Rick’s Picks – ‘Falling for Look Lodge’ - By Rick Gables Clark Backo and Jonathan Keltz star in Falling for Look Lodge, a new movie premiering Saturday, Sept. 26, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Hallmark Channel, as part of the network’s annual Fall Harvest programming event. When the activities director at Look Lodge quits, Lily (Backo) seizes the opportunity for a promotion and […]
  • ReMIND, ReWIND – Gloria Swanson - Silent film’s highest-paid star By Paul Hall, ReMIND Magazine Born Gloria May Josephine Svensson on March 27, 1899, in Chicago to Adelaide and Joseph, Gloria Swanson was an only child. But she wouldn’t stay in Chicago long, as her father was in the U.S. Army and the family frequently moved. Swanson spent much of her […]
  • Cheers & Jeers – ‘Love It’ to ‘Worst Cooks in America’ - by Damian Holbrook Cheers to Love It or List It for always keeping our prime interest. Now in its 16th season, HGTV’s renovate-versus-relocate gem still has us sold on the hilariously competitive chemistry between designer Hilary Farr and real estate agent David Visentin as they try to win over homeowners. Guess you could say (sorry, […]
  • Ask Matt – Why is Disney+ charging so much for ‘Mulan’? - Question: What the h-e-double-hockey-sticks is Disney thinking when they decided to release the movie Mulan on Disney+ for 30 bucks? –Justin Matt Roush: My initial thoughts when this was announced were: That’s a big ask, and you’d probably have to really want to see it NOW – now being the new launch date of Sept. […]
  • Impractical Jokers talk Ed Harris, tattoos, and how they cope with self-quarantine - By Barb Oates We’ve been enjoying bellyaching laughter for almost 10 years now as we tune in to the hidden-camera antics and improv banter of Joe Gatto, James “Murr” Murray, Brian “Q” Quinn and Sal Vulcano of truTV’s Impractical Jokers and TBS’s The Misery Index. The hilarious foursome are Staten Island high school buddies who’ve […]
  • Rick’s Picks – Our cartoon president - By Rick Gables SHOWTIME’s animated series Our Cartoon President hits the home stretch on the most consequential election starting Sunday, Sept. 13 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT. Can cartoon Joe Biden unseat cartoon President Trump struggling to win re-election? Season three, on hiatus since March, concludes with the final nine half-hour episodes tied to the 2020 […]
  • ReMIND, ReWIND – Kirk and Ann - Their 65-year marriage was much more than just a Hollywood love story. By Jeff Pfeiffer, ReMIND Magazine Over his seven-decade film career, Kirk Douglas shared the big screen with a multitude of lovely leading ladies. But in his personal life offscreen, only one woman truly shared top billing with the actor. He didn’t find her […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Jan. 20, 2022 - Whitehall girls win two, lose one By Keith Harrington It was a busy week for the Whitehall girls basketball team as it squeezed in three games, playing Poultney and Adirondack League foes Corinth and Fort Ann. On Monday Whitehall jumped out to a big first quarter lead and went on to beat Poultney, 44-28, in […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Jan. 20, 2022 - Harrington scores 33 in Hartford win By Keith Harrington After taking it on the chin against a powerful North Warren team a couple of nights earlier, Hartford bounced back with a 67-50 road win over Corinth in Adirondack League basketball action. Ray Harrington had another solid performance to help put the Tanagers back in the […]
  • Granville sports round-up, Jan. 20, 2022 - Granville girls top Fort Ann, 30-27 By Keith Harrington The Granville girls basketball team played a pair of regularly scheduled games and moved a game scheduled for Monday back to Saturday to beat the anticipated snow storm. The Golden Horde went 1-2 during the three-game stretch. On Wednesday Granville picked up its first win with […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Jan. 13, 2022 - Whitehall boys rattle off three wins By Keith Harrington While some teams are finding it difficult to get games in because of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was a busy week for the Whitehall boys basketball team, who sandwiched a non-league game between a pair of league contests. The best part is Whitehall bounced back from […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Jan. 13, 2022 - Hartford’s ‘dynamic duo’ reunited in win By Keith Harrington Like the Peaches and Herb song says, “Reunited and it feels so good.” For the last few weeks, Hartford junior guard Ray Harrington has put the Tanagers on his back as his partner in the team’s dynamic duo, senior post player JP Lavin, has been sidelined […]
  • Granville sports round-up, Jan. 13, 2022 - Horde boys now 5-1, 6-2 overall By Keith Harrington Granville boys basketball assistant coach Chris Fuller didn’t get much sleep Thursday night and it wasn’t because he has two young children at home. Fuller had just been informed that he would be at the helm of the Golden Horde for Friday night’s home game against […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Jan. 6, 2022 - Crown Point rallies to beat Whitehall By Keith Harrington Early in the third quarter it looked as though the Whitehall boys basketball team was on its way to a win over Crown Point. The Panthers came into the night with an unblemished record, and Keith Redmond’s team was looking to change that. However, a few […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Jan. 6, 2022 - Hartford girls suffer first loss By Keith Harrington The Hartford girls basketball team took their perfect record to the Glens Falls Holiday Tournament at Glens Falls High School last week and split two games at the event, handling Adirondack League foe Granville but falling to host Glens Falls of the Foothills Council. Against Granville, Hartford […]
  • Granville sports round-up, Jan. 6, 2022 - Wrestlers go 2-3 in holiday tourney By Keith Harrington The Granville-Fort Ann wrestling team closed out 2021 by competing in the Fair Haven Slaters Duals at Fair Haven High School on New Year’s Eve, going head-to-head with Oneonta, Mount Anthony, Springfield, Fair Haven and Warrensburg. The Golden Horde finished 2-3 at the event with wins […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Dec. 30, 2021 - Whitehall wrestlers top S. Glens Falls By Keith Harrington Whitehall’s wrestlers will head into the holidays on a winning note after they defeated South Glens Falls 49-24 in a non-league contest. Whitehall took advantage of six wins by fall to earn the victory. Ollie West at 132, Jake Huntington at 145, Ayden Smith at 152, […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Dec. 30, 2021 - Hartford hands Whitehall girls first loss By Keith Harrington It was a battle of contrasting styles. The Hartford girls basketball team has an explosive offense led by post player Karlee Nims who recently eclipsed the 1,000-point mark and point guard Gabrielle McFarren who is closing in on the milestone herself. Whitehall hangs its hat on […]
  • Granville sports round-up, Dec. 30, 2021 - Rathbun stars in Lake George defeat By Keith Harrington Sometimes to win a big game it takes an unsung hero as opposed to one of the usual suspects, and last Tuesday night Granville’s Nathan Rathbun stepped up to be that guy. Rathbun hit a 3-pointer to give the Golden Horde the lead and then drew […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Dec. 23, 2021 - Whitehall girls demons on defense By Keith Harrington The calling card of the Whitehall girls basketball team since Boyd Hunt became the head coach has been stingy defense and it carried the Railroaders all the way to the Class D title game a couple of years ago. Last week Whitehall’s defensive prowess was on full […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Dec. 23, 2021 - Nims hits 1,000 points for Hartford By Keith Harrington Last Wednesday night, Hartford’s Ella Colvin Gym sported a banner with the names of eight 1,000-point scorers, four boys and four girls. The pendulum has now swung in favor of the girls, thanks to Karlee Nims. The senior forward scored 16 points leading the Tanagers to […]
  • Granville sports round-up, Dec. 23, 2021 - Defense leads Horde over Salem By Keith Harrington Basketball coaches often use the adage, “Offense is hot and cold, but defense can be there every night.” In recent years the Granville boys team has been a perfect example of that mantra. The Golden Horde’s shots were certainly not dropping the way Justin Nassivera’s club is […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Dec. 16, 2021 - Whitehall girls’ defense wins a pair By Keith Harrington Whitehall girls basketball coach Boyd Hunt loves to talk about his team’s defense. When the Railroaders advanced to the Section II Class D final last year, right before the Covid-19 pandemic hit, stellar defense was their calling card. This year’s version of Hunt’s squad seems to […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Dec. 16, 2021 - Hartford girls top Argyle, 66-34 By Keith Harrington When Hartford and Argyle get together on the hardwood it’s always a big game. Both basketball teams have high expectations for their 2021-22 campaigns and are expecting to be among the Adirondack League’s elite. Round one of this season’s Route 40 rivalry belongs to the Tanagers. Standouts […]
  • Granville sports round-up, Dec. 16, 2021 - New coach, same result: Horde, 82-39 By Keith Harrington The head coach might be new and some of the faces in the lineup may have changed, but it still looked like the Granville boys’ basketball team. The Golden Horde featured their patented full-court pressing defense, up-tempo style of play and 3-point shooting during Justin Nassivera’s […]
  • Whitehall sports round-up, Dec. 9, 2021 - Whitehall drops two bowling matches By Keith Harrington The Whitehall bowling team opened the season with a pair of matches in Adirondack League play, being swept by Fort Edward and North Warren. Whitehall opened the season against perennial league power Fort Edward played virtually at Broadway Lanes and the Whitehall Elks. The Flying Forts earned […]
  • Hartford sports round-up, Dec. 9, 2021 - Harrington leads Hartford to 57-46 win By Keith Harrington When one of your key players goes down injured someone needs to have a “next man up” mentality. For the Hartford boys basketball team Saturday that someone was Ray Harrington. With standout big man JP Lavin suffering an ankle injury the night before, Harrington raised his […]
  • Police Beat, Jan. 27, 2022 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Jan. 13 6:15 p.m. Police were advised by a 59-year-old Wells, Vermont woman that she observed a man entering through the window […]
  • Police Beat, Jan. 20, 2022 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Jan. 8 10 a.m. While on patrol, an officer was stopped by a citizen who reported a possible water main break on […]
  • Police Beat, Jan. 13, 2022 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Jan. 1 11:50 a.m. Police responded to a Quaker Street apartment for reports of an 80-year-old woman out of control. The officer […]
  • Police Beat, Jan. 6, 2022 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Dec. 29 9:40 a.m. Police responded to a reported disturbance at the Pine Grove Motel at Montray Place. The responding officer spoke […]
  • Police Beat, Dec. 30, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Dec. 17 6:01 p.m. A Broadview Terrace man called police to report striking a black lab with his vehicle on Quaker Street. […]
  • Police Beat, Dec. 23, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Dec. 15 5:17 p.m. Police responded to a residential lock at Mountainview Commons on Quaker Street. Maintenance was on scene and addressed […]
  • Police Beat, Dec. 16, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Dec. 10 3:48 p.m. A 65-year-old Church Street woman called the police in regard to a wire that had come down and […]
  • Police Beat, Dec. 9, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Nov. 27 5:42 a.m. A North Street apartment couple contacted the police to report they captured an individual on a residential camera […]
  • Police Beat, Dec. 2, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Nov. 20 10:30 a.m. A 52-year-old man called requesting a civil standby so he could remove his property from the upstairs of […]
  • Police Beat, Nov. 25, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Nov. 16 3:31 p.m. A 26-year-old woman during a custody exchange advised officers she was trying to explain newly prescribed medications for […]
  • Police Beat, Nov. 18, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Nov. 4 9 p.m. Police were dispatched to a Washington Street residence for reports of an 18-year-old Church Street man who punched […]
  • Police Beat, Nov. 11, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Oct. 29 9 p.m. Police were dispatched to The Gold Trout on West Main Street for a criminal mischief complaint. Upon arrival, […]
  • Police Beat, Nov. 4, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Oct. 22 3:23 p.m. Police were dispatched to a Potter Avenue residence for reports of an out-of-control 12-year-old autistic boy. Upon arrival, […]
  • Police Beat, Oct. 28, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Oct. 14 9:05 p.m. Police were dispatched to the area of the rail trail on Main Street to assist EMS with loading […]
  • Police Beat, Oct. 21, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Oct. 6 3:20 p.m. An on-duty officer was met in the parking lot of the police department by a 51-year-old Morrison Avenue […]
  • Police Beat, Oct. 14, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Oct. 1 8:45 a.m. Police received a call from an employee of Telescope Casual Furniture Inc. requesting an officer to make contact […]
  • Police Beat, Oct. 7, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed.Granville Police Department Granville Police Department Sept. 28 2:20 p.m. Police received a call on the station line for a reported physical altercation behind the Granville […]
  • Police Beat, Sept. 30, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Sept. 21 9:40 a.m. While on patrol, police were advised of EMS enroute to the Granville Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in […]
  • Police Beat, Sept. 23, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Sept. 10 11:30 a.m. A 34-year-old North Street man came to the police station to report an incident where he believed someone […]
  • Police Beat, Sept. 16, 2021 - Editor’s note: An arrest or a charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed. Granville Police Department Sept. 7 8:20 a.m. Police responded to a Factory Street home for a carbon monoxide alarm that was beeping every few minutes […]
  • Theo Waite - Theo Waite was granted her angel wings on January 18, 2022.  Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that Theo had touched during her long and memorable life. Theo was born to Fred and Nellie Leach in Pawlet, Vermont on January 24, 1927. Theo had numerous brothers and sisters, as she grew […]
  • Charles S. Hayes - Granville, New York – Charles S. Hayes passed away on Friday, Jan. 21, 2022, at Haynes House of Hope with his family by his side. He was born on Feb. 12, 1933, in Granville, New York, the son of Samuel and Agnes (Dennison) Hayes. He worked at Hollister and Faine Farms as well as at […]
  • Daniel Todd Armer - North Granville, New York – Daniel Todd Armer, 49, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, at Glens Falls Hospital following a brief illness. Born on May 1, 1972, in Cambridge, New York, he was the son of Clarence and Virginia (Hammond) Armer. He grew up in Granville and later moved to Hickory, North Carolina, […]
  • Robin Sue Armer - Charlotte, North Carolina – Robin Sue Armer, 52, passed away on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Charlotte, North Carolina. Born on Oct. 5, 1969, in Glens Falls, New York, Robin was the daughter of Clarence and Virginia (Hammond) Armer. She grew up in Granville and spent a lot […]
  • Harris A. Stewart - Pawlet, Vermont – Harris A. Stewart, age 68, passed away at his home in Pawlet following a brief illness. Harris was born on Nov. 24, 1953, in East Wells, Vermont, the son of Albert and Colleen Stewart. Harris was a very dedicated farmer and worked very hard to provide for his family. He was well […]
  • Svea K. Nix - Svea K. Nix, 50, born June 30, 1971, passed away into the arms of the Lord unexpectedly on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022. She will truly be missed by her husband Alan G. Nix of Granville, whom she married on May 28, 2016, and their fur baby Owen Kitty. She also will be missed by her […]
  • Kenneth Leland “Lee” Thomas Jr. - Middle Granville, New York – Kenneth Leland “Lee” Thomas Jr., age 77, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, at Glens Falls Hospital following a brief illness. Lee was born on May 12, 1944, in Whitehall, New York, the son of the late Kenneth L. and Alice (Brooks) Thomas. He was a graduate of Fort […]
  • Jeremiah “Jerry” Johnathan David - Jeremiah “Jerry” Johnathan David, 51, born on July 20, 1970, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, at Glens Falls Hospital. Jerry was an incredible husband, father, son, brother, uncle and a friend to many. If you were blessed to have known him, you would know what a kind genuine person he was. He […]
  • Ronald R. Austin Sr. - Gansevoort/Whitehall, New York – Ronald R. Austin Sr., 82, of Gansevoort, New York, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, after a long illness. He was born on July 27, 1939, to Robert Austin and Mary (Luse) Austin of Whitehall, New York. Ron graduated from Whitehall High School in 1957. He played baseball and […]
  • Geoffrey H. Bell - Granville, New York – Geoffrey H. Bell, 67, born on Feb. 2, 1954, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022, at his home after a brief illness with his family by his side. A Celebration of Life will be held this coming summer with details to be announced in a full obituary prior to the […]
  • James Harold Parrott - East Poultney, Vermont – James Harold Parrott, 92, of Clark Hollow Road, East Poultney, Vermont, passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021. James was born in Whitehall, New York, on Jan. 13, 1929, the son of Deretha Young Parrott and James Kingsbury Parrott. He was one of […]
  • Michael E. LaFountain - Granville, New York – Michael Edward LaFountain passed away into the arms of the Lord at Albany Medical Center on Jan. 8, 2022, following a short illness. Michael was born on Sept. 27, 1982, at Mary McClellan Hospital in Cambridge New York, the son of Edward and Gail (Fialkovich) LaFountain. He graduated from Granville High […]
  • Douglas E. Waite - Pawlet, Vermont – Douglas Edward Waite, 62, of Pawlet, Vermont, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family early morning on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, after a short illness. He was born Aug. 3, 1959, in Bennington, Vermont. He was a graduate of Granville High School and was an active member of the Pawlet […]
  • Richard H. Rowe - Granville, New York – Richard Rowe, 67, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022, at Holbrook Adult Home following a long illness. Rick was born on June 18, 1954, in Rochester, New York, the son of Richard and Juanita (McClellan) Rowe. Rick graduated from Granville High School. He had a passion and undying appreciation for […]
  • James Francis Aiken - Whitehall, New York – James Francis Aiken, 81, of Whitehall passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 3, 2022, at his home. Born on July 14, 1940, in Whitehall, he was the son of Richard C. and Evelyn (LaMore) Aiken. He graduated from Whitehall High School in 1957 and was a 1963 graduate of Castleton Teacher’s […]
  • Teresa Rose (Kovalosky) Hayes - Poultney, Vermont – Teresa Rose (Kovalosky) Hayes, 94, of Poultney, Vermont, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, Dec. 31, 2021. She was born on Nov. 3, 1927, on the Clark Hollow homestead in East Poultney, Vermont. She was the daughter of Jacob Kovalosky of Warsaw, Poland, and Anna Zovistowski of Hampton, New York. […]
  • Elizabeth “Betty” Fringi - Elizabeth “Betty” Fringi was born in Granville, New York, and passed away on Friday, Dec. 24, 2021, at Holyoke Health Care Center after a short illness. Betty was predeceased by her parents Alfred and Frances (Woodard) Shephard and her brother Edward (Sonny). Betty worked in various positions, including regional manager for Schatz Stationary. In that […]
  • Susan Mashak Perry - Susan Mashak Perry, “Grandma Sue,” 72, of Hampton, New York, passed away peacefully at the Haynes House of Hope in Granville, New York, on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021. Susan was born on Sept. 19, 1949, the daughter of Lawrence Mashak and Mildred (Wells) Mashak of Hampton. She is survived by her loving children, son David […]
  • Steven Paul Morse - Granville, New York – Steven Paul Morse, age 72, passed away after a brief illness. Steve was born on May 11, 1949, in Granville, New York, the son of Oliver and Helen (Volk) Morse. He had a passion for music and cars, especially GTOs. Steve put on many benefit shows and DJed with his wife […]
  • Diana Hurley - Granville, New York – Diana Hurley, 80, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, in the Glens Falls Hospital following a brief illness. Diana was a beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Born on Feb. 11, 1941, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late John and Irene (Jordan) Gordon. In addition to her parents […]